Constantia Prospector Bookcase
The Constantia Prospector Bookcase; in mahogany the broken arch pediment centred with a carved figure of a prospector [pick axe - missing], the cornice inscribed and flanked by a Kangaroo and Emu, above hinged glazed doors, the bound and reeded corinthian columns surmounted by finials, the base with carved waist above four drawers each with ring pull lion mask handles; the whole raised on ogee bracket feet.
Height: 239 cm, Width: 123 cm, Depth: 55.5 cm
Provenance: Constantia workshops - Port Lincoln South Australia 1981 Commissioned by the late Mr G J Dunstan. The quote from Max Ehrmann's 1920's Desiderata with error in date 1692 and spelling etc,.