A George IV Style Brass-Mounted Part-Ebonized Mahogany Bookcase

20th Century

Surmounted by stylized swan's neck pediment terminating in gilt-metal rosettes and centered by an ebonized and gilt-metal plaque depicting Hercules reclining on a riverbank; with two sets of glazed doors opening to four fixed graduated shelves flanked by ebonized spiral-fluted engaged columns; the lower part with brass-mounted paneled cabinet doors opening to fitted shelves; on a plinth base. Mounted with two brass library lights.

Height: 107 inches x Width: 99 inches x Depth: 16.75 inches; Top Shelves Width: 36 inches x Depth: 9 inches; Bottom Shelf Height: 12.75 inches; Second Shelf Height: 11.25 inches; Third Shelf Height: 9 inches; Fourth Shelf Height: 8.5 inches; Top Shelf Height: 5.75 inches; Bottom Cabinet Shelf Width: 35.75 inches x Depth: 12.75 inches; Bottom Shelf Height: 15.75 inches; Second Bottom Shelf Height: 15.5 inches