Music cabinet

Ref: 00004
  • Designer / Maker

    The design attributed to Daniel Cottier (1838-91)

    The manufacture attributed to Cottier & Co. (1869-1912)

  • Detail

    Ebonised and painted mahogany, with brass handles

    120 x 49.6 x 39 cm

    English (London), circa 1875

  • Provenance

    Joe Blanchard, Winchester, 1985; private collection

  • Collection

    Private collection

  • Literature

    Petra Ten-Doesschate Chu, Max Donnelly, et al., Daniel Cottier Designer Decorator Dealer, London, 2021, figs. 54 & 55

  • Notes

    For an introduction to Daniel Cottier and Cottier & Co., see Max Donnelly, ‘Cottier and Company, Art Furniture Makers’, The Magazine Antiques, June 2001, pp. 916-925.  Donnelly illustrates panels on cabinets and stained glass windows with similarly composed figures.