Antique English George V Globe Wernicke Oak Four Tier Glazed Waterfall Bookcase (Circa 1920). Here is a fine quality English George V Globe Wernicke oak four-tier glazed waterfall bookcase, circa 1920, incorporating a drawer, in excellent original condition. Original working sliding door mechanisms. Dismantles for easy transport & access. Original plinth base with bracket feet.Retaining the original Globe Wernicke logo and strapline (Globe Wernicke - Always Complete but Never Finished Made in England) in the top tier, the bookcase is constructed of four main tiers with a cornice above. Each tier retains the original glass sliding doors, with original working door mechanisms and knobs. The bookcase measures 2ft 10 wide, so will fit in a compact space. The bookcase stands on a lower section which incorporates a deeper working drawer, above the bracket feet. The working drawer retains its original handles, likewise the backboards are original. The bookcase dismantles into several sections for easy access and transportation.
This bookcase features a rich mid-dark oak colour having been cleaned and French polished by hand in our workshop to a professional standard. It therefore boasts a fantastic colour and patination; this can only be achieved through age and years of care and cleaning it has received. This item would look superb in a variety of rooms, especially the office or library.It would certainly grace any home and is a great investment, as it is extremely functional. Nominal old use marks to the leading edges, but nothing significant, considering the age of the item. The bookcase stands on its original plinth and retains its original bracket feet and backboards.
The working drawer retains its original handles the drawer bottom shows signs of old ink marks. The bookcase has been French polished by hand, to a professional standard, in our workshop, therefore the colour and patination are of an excellent standard. The item is solid in joint and ready to use.External Height = 155cm or 61 or 5ft 1. External Width = 86.7cm or 34 or 2ft 10. External Depth = 30.8cm or 12.
Top Internal Shelf Height = 22cm or 8. Top Internal Shelf Width = 81.3cm or 32 or 2ft 8.
Top Internal Shelf Depth = 24cm or 9½. Internal Shelf Height = 22cm or 8.Internal Shelf Width = 81.3cm or 32 or 2ft 8. Internal Shelf Depth = 24cm or 9½. Internal Shelf Height = 26cm or 10¼. Bottom Internal Shelf Height = 31.3cm or 12. Bottom Internal Shelf Width = 81.3cm or 32 or 2ft 8. Bottom Internal Shelf Depth = 24cm or 9½. All items are professionally packaged and fully insured in transit, therefore, we can assure you, your items will be securely protected in transit and arrive safely with you. Before placing your order(s) please make sure this is the item for you. CINOA is the world association of Art & Antique dealer associations. All LAPADA & CINOA members abide by their strict code of practice by adhering to reputable standards of quality, expertise and integrity. Yola Gray has dealt in fine art and antique furniture for over 40 years. Yolanda Gray has a special interest in Colonial furniture, specifically Colonial Four Poster Beds. Yolanda Gray also provides a variety of fine English Antique Furniture, Art and Fabrics to clients in the UK, Europe and further afield.
The item "Antique English George V Globe Wernicke Oak Four Tier Glazed Waterfall Bookcase" is in sale since Tuesday, July 13, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Furniture\Bookcases". The seller is "yolandagrayantiques" and is located in Tarporley, Cheshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.