BOOK COLLECTORS CABINET
Derived from a Chinese scroll cabinet the design comprises eleven separate boxes, with removeable doors, on a plinth capped by a lid. The format of the cabinet may be changed by re-stacking the boxes in various ways.
Awarded Guild Mark No.156 and the Claxton- Stevens prize in 1994 for the most exceptional piece nationally by The Furniture Makers Company, London.
Made from one tree of English Yew wood with hand painted historical printers marks.
Made by Ian Heseltine, designed by Alan Tilbury FRCA.
Exterior finished in natural oil.
Interior unfinished to conserve the books