Exceptional bookcases from country houses for auction

Exceptional bookcases and furniture of a type rarely found at auction feature among the contents of three notable Irish country houses, due to go under the hammer at Mealy’s on June 13 and 14.

3rd June, 2006

Exceptional bookcases and furniture of a type rarely found at auction feature among the contents of three notable Irish country houses, due to go under the hammer at Mealy’s on June 13 and 14.

Leading the sale is a piece from Newtown Anner, the Co Tipperary home of the late Colonel Silcock - a highly important Irish 18th-century breakfront library bookcase attributed to William Moore of Dublin.

A superb example of the cabinetmaker’s skill, it...

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