17th.c. Style Dutch Oak Book Press c.1900.

17th.c. style oak bookbinder’s press from the Low Countries c.1900.  Ideal for creating a collection of pressed flowers. Sturdy oak frame with the press board adjusted up and down with a long ebonised hardwood screw and handles. Single drawer below with ebony inlaid panel to the drawer front, repeated on the sides. Raised on a separate stand with a shaped and carved apron and superb reeded and baluster turned legs and feet joined with moulded stretchers, also ebony inlaid, for extra strength. Original turned and ebonised finials and knobs. Excellent colour and condition cleaned and waxed in our workshops.


Dimensions: width 28″, depth 20″, height 83″.
Year: c.1900.
Price: £795
Stock Number: 34097