<-browse

French Louis XIII Style Walnut Bookcase, 1880s <p>A comely walnut bookcase in the Louis XIII style, circa 1880. Either side is graced by an elegant barley twist with a corinthian capital at the top. Two drawers with black iron drop handles sit over a heavily carved molded spreading plinth. The drawer space is 18" wide, 13.25" long and 3" deep. Four relief carved rosettes anchor the corners of the piece. Beveled glass panel doors with original black iron key plates, original cremaillere lock with replaced key. Three adjustable oak shelves, each with carved molding faces. The paneled sides have tasteful inset carving. The whole piece sits atop bun feet. Good storage, but not overwhelming in size, this is a wonderful antique piece.</p>

French Louis XIII Style Walnut Bookcase, 1880s

$4,950

reference: 17053
circa: 1880s
origin: Bresse

height: 69.75"
width: 48.75"
depth: 18.75"

A comely walnut bookcase in the Louis XIII style, circa 1880. Either side is graced by an elegant barley twist with a corinthian capital at the top. Two drawers with black iron drop handles sit over a heavily carved molded spreading plinth. The drawer space is 18" wide, 13.25" long and 3" deep. Four relief carved rosettes anchor the corners of the piece. Beveled glass panel doors with original black iron key plates, original cremaillere lock with replaced key. Three adjustable oak shelves, each with carved molding faces. The paneled sides have tasteful inset carving. The whole piece sits atop bun feet. Good storage, but not overwhelming in size, this is a wonderful antique piece.

Condition: Some slight dings here and there, normal for its age. One crack in the front of the molded spreading plinth, tightly joined with consistent carved detail. No keys available for the 2 bottom drawers.

Our gallery staff will normally respond by the next business day. The phone number is optional, but it is often more efficient to respond by phone.

Name

Phone

Email

Confirm Email

Question

To procure one or more shipping quotes for you, please enter the destination zip code and check the ship quote requested box below.

Zip Code


ship quote requested
residential address

This form allows you to send an image with a link to online information to others by email.

Your Name

Your Email

Confirm Email

Note to Recipient

Recipient

 

19 detail views - click to enlarge

Detail view 1 of 19 Detail view 2 of 19 Detail view 3 of 19 Detail view 4 of 19 Detail view 5 of 19  

19 detail images

Back to Top