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Robert ‘Mouseman’ Thompson Early Oak Chest of Drawers

Stock ref: DS1635

Circa 1930s

A superb  early oak 2'6"(w) x 4'(h) Chest of Drawers from the Kilburn workshops of Robert Mouseman Thompson. Adzed to all visible surfaces with a rear upstand, panelled sides and 2 short over 4 long drawers, each with early hand tooled wooden door knobs. An excellent signature mouse  is carved to the canted lower front corner leg.

Superb condition with no faults and a natural aged medium fume, cleaned and re-waxed in our workshop.

Excellent provenance, privately acquired directly from the  surviving family of the former timber merchants and oak supplier in the pre and post war period to Robert Thompson, together with a professional house contents insurance valuation dated 1943, confirming the early age of this and other bedroom furniture pieces we have purchased  from this estate. Full details can be provided to the purchaser.

Please see the NEWS section  of our website for initial details of the other items. These will be listed on-line as they are prepared for sale.

Size: 76(w) x 45.5(d) x 122(h)cm

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