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FS22: Three Day Fine Art Sale

A Late Victorian/Edwardian 'Fumed' Oak Dining Suite in the Art Nouveau Taste

Auction Lot FS22/1001

A late Victorian/Edwardian 'fumed' oak dining suite in the Art Nouveau taste, comprising a sideboard, the back with twin canted panelled doors, inlaid with stylised fruiting trees and flanking a recess with similarly carved frieze, the base with three drawers to the projecting frieze, three tongue and grooved doors and projecting elongated square corner supports with platform finials and spreading feet, 196cm (6ft 5in) wide, 195cm (6ft 4 1/4in); together with a dining table - The top 183cm (6ft) x 137.5cm (4ft 6in) and a set of eight dining chairs including a pair of elbow chairs, with splat backs decorated with stylised fruiting trees.

The Nye Furniture Collection

This item is part of a 434 lot collection being sold at auction through Bearnes Hampton & Littlewood.

The Nye Furniture Collection was assembled by the late Paul Nye. The collection is being dispersed over three sales. The first two sales are in July 2013 (SF18) and October 2013 (SF19); with a third at the start of May 2014 (FS22).

More Details


Sold with original receipt from retailer GH Morton & Son Ltd, 77 & 79 Bold Street, Liverpool - 22 September 1905.

Price Realised




Sale Information

FS22: Three Day Fine Art Sale
Tuesday, 29th April 2014
Wednesday, 30th April 2014
Thursday, 1st May 2014

Okehampton Street, Exeter

This lot will be sold after 10:00am on Thursday, 1st May 2014 as part of the Nye Collection of Furniture III section of the sale.


For more information about this particular auction lot, please contact:-

Christopher HamptonChristopher Hampton

Cristian BeadmanCristian Beadman

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