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Industrial Barrister Stacking Bookcase Globe Wernicke Distressed Yellow Painted
Handsome vintage Globe Wernicke Industrial stacking barrister bookcase with a distressed golden yellow painted finish to the wood cases and wood framed glass doors. There are four se...
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Mid-20th Century American Industrial Bookcases

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Bentwood

Painted Two-Door Bookcase
Tall painted two-door bookcase with four shelves, circa 1980-1990s. The piece is made of antique reclaimed wood from New York and features foliate motifs. Please note of wear consist...
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Late 20th Century American Bookcases

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Wood

  • Painted Two-Door Bookcase
  • Painted Two-Door Bookcase
  • Painted Two-Door Bookcase
  • Painted Two-Door Bookcase
H 94.00 in. W 48.00 in. D 12.00 in.
Antique American Oak Bookcase
Antique American oak bookcase with bead and scallop edge detail newly painted in matte black with a slight distressed detail. The interior of the shelves have been covered in Phil...
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Antique Late 19th Century Bookcases

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Grasscloth, Oak

  • Antique American Oak Bookcase
  • Antique American Oak Bookcase
  • Antique American Oak Bookcase
  • Antique American Oak Bookcase
H 54 in. W 37 in. D 14.5 in.
Italian 18th C. Oversized Distressed Armoire
Gorgeous in your country kitchen; Veranda style living room or in the bedroom. A true Italian relic.
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Italian Bookcases

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Walnut

French Louis XVI Painted Bookcase
This 1890s French Louis XVI style bookcase is painted in a soft grey and white color combination with a distressed finish. The bookcase has beautiful carved decorative accents and wo...
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Antique 1890s French Louis XVI Bookcases

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Brass

  • French Louis XVI Painted Bookcase
  • French Louis XVI Painted Bookcase
  • French Louis XVI Painted Bookcase
  • French Louis XVI Painted Bookcase
H 107 in. W 80 in. D 20 in.
Italian Baroque Style Painted Bookcase
This 1960s Italian Louis Philippe-style bookcase is painted in a soft grey and oyster color combination with a distressed finish. The bookcase is adorned with carved wood mouldings a...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Louis Philippe Bookcases

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Brass

  • Italian Baroque Style Painted Bookcase
  • Italian Baroque Style Painted Bookcase
  • Italian Baroque Style Painted Bookcase
  • Italian Baroque Style Painted Bookcase
H 89 in. W 95 in. D 20 in.
Painted Provencal Vitrine Bookcase, France Midcentury
A charming vintage Provençal painted vitrine or bookcase, French, circa 1960. Fully painted in distressed cream and burgundy, the wooden vitrine has wire mesh door panels and a faux ...
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Vintage 1960s French Mid-Century Modern Bookcases

Materials

Wire

ON SALE-Vintage Farmhouse Style Bookcase
Vintage Farmhouse style bookcase. Shabby chic style with distressed painted finish. All shelves are adjustable for your desired heights and distance. Perfect for a child’s room. Pain...
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Vintage 1980s Country Bookcases

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Wood

  • ON SALE-Vintage Farmhouse Style Bookcase
  • ON SALE-Vintage Farmhouse Style Bookcase
  • ON SALE-Vintage Farmhouse Style Bookcase
  • ON SALE-Vintage Farmhouse Style Bookcase
H 69.50 in. W 66.75 in. D 11.50 in.
Antique Fruitwood and Oak Bookcase, Original Glass
A splendid dark bookcase in fruitwood and oak, with original leaded glass panes. Handsome mouldings at top and bottom. The geometric pattern on the doors is quite modernistic despite...
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Antique Early 19th Century French Bookcases

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Oak, Fruitwood

Directoire Style Painted Bookcase with Chicken Wire Doors
Our personal favorite, reproduction bookcase in the Directoire style made from reclaimed timber and finished off with distressed black paint exterior, French vanilla interior and ant...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Directoire Bookcases

Materials

Paint

French Provincial Style Painted Open Shelf Cabinet Bookcase
Country French Provincial two-part cabinet or bookcase featuring an open shelf design. Constructed from pine with a lovely distressed finish and craquelure detail. The upper part has...
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20th Century European French Provincial Bookcases

Materials

Lacquer, Pine

Antique White Painted Gothic Bookcase Display Cabinet from Sweden
This charming bookcase has lovely lines, especially the delicate gothic trim that accents the long glass display doors. Whether to show off china, collectibles or your book collectio...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Swedish Bookcases

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Wood

19th Century Painted Louis XV Style Display Bookcase
19th century painted Louis XV style display bookcase with beautiful carvings of a shield crest and crown with vines and leaves trailing across the top. The center carvings are of lau...
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Antique 19th Century French Louis XV Bookcases

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Fruitwood

Large Victorian School Oak & Mahogany Bookcase Original Subject Plates & Leather
We are delighted to offer for sale this stunning circa 1880 English oak and mahogany School Library bookcases A very good looking and well made bookcase, it has all the original S...
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Antique 1880s English Victorian Bookcases

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Mahogany, Oak

19th Century Door Frame Bookcase with Copper Lined Shelves
Large bookcase made from salvaged 19th century English door frame. Distressed creamy antique white painted door frame and sides now enclosed with black painted wood backing and four ...
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Antique Late 19th Century English Bookcases

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Copper

Pair, Antique Bookcase Cabinet from Sweden with Black Painted Finish and Adjusta
It is difficult to find pairs of display cabinets, so this matched set of 2 bookcases makes them extra special. One notices the symmetry and balance of the Swedish styling in the gla...
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Antique Late 19th Century Swedish Bookcases

Materials

Wood

Rare Victorian Pine Break Front Library Bookcase Sideboard with Period Paint
We are delighted to offer for sale this stunning original Victorian pine sideboard sized breakfront library bookcase with period paint A very good looking well made and decorative...
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Antique 19th Century English Victorian Bookcases

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Pine

Pair of Palatial 19th Century Swedish Parcel-Gilt and Painted Bookcases
A pair of fine carved lion head paint decorated bookcases in the Swedish fashion. Each of these finely carved bookcases are parcel-gilt and paint decorated with carved lion heads and...
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Antique Late 19th Century Neoclassical Bookcases

Rare Regency Library Bookcase with Hidden Build in Coat Cupboards Leather Trim
We are delighted to this very rare original Regency period solid mahogany Library bookcase with built in twin back cupboards for handing coats I have honestly never seen another ...
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Antique 1810s English Regency Bookcases

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Mahogany

E W Godwin An Important Anglo-Japanese Bookcase Painted by Henry Stacy Marks
Edward William Godwin (1833-1886) for William Watt, a rare and important Anglo-Japanese walnut bookcase, circa 1871. With brass handles and shield style escutcheon, the lower cupboar...
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Antique Late 19th Century Anglo-Japanese Bookcases

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Walnut

Antique Red Lacquered Six-Door Bookcase Cabinet from China, circa 1840-1860
The elogated open panels are visually striking in this stunning cabinet from China.  The original red and wood-toned painted finish is slightly distressed, revealing the age and addi...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Bookcases

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Wood

Maison Jansen Ivory Distress Painted Gilt Gold Decorated Bookcase / Cabinet
A charming ivory distress-painted gilt gold decorated bookcase, circa 1950s, the molded top over a four-door cabinet, each door with silver-leaf glass opening to shelving paper decor...
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Vintage 1950s French Hollywood Regency Cabinets

Materials

Glass, Wood

Rare Victorian Flamed Mahogany Library Bookcase Secretaire Desk Chest of Drawers
We are delighted to offer for sale this lovely Victorian flamed mahogany library bookcase with built in secrataire desk and chest of drawers A good looking and multifunctional pie...
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Antique 19th Century English Victorian Secretaires

Materials

Mahogany

Neoclassical Style Gilt Iron and Carrara Marble Étagère
Elegant five shelf étagère constructed from gilded wrought iron and featuring white Carrara marble shelf inserts. This tall display case has a corniced top and matching flared base. ...
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20th Century Neoclassical Shelves

Materials

Carrara Marble, Iron

Hollywood Regency Rustic Metal Bamboo Etagere by Maison Jansen
Bamboo etagere by Maison Jansen. Having five open shelf areas each 13.5 inches apart supporting distressed shelves this etagere bookcase is certain to fire up any area in the home or...
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Mid-20th Century Hollywood Regency Shelves

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