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Italy Design Library
Located in Palermo, Italia
Italy design bookcase built circa 1950s from one of the best known Italian manufacturers in southern Italy.
Category

Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Coating

  • Italy Design Library
  • Italy Design Library
  • Italy Design Library
  • Italy Design Library
H 67.72 in. W 35.83 in. D 14.57 in.
Crème White Library Table Lamp by Stilnovo, 1949
By Stilnovo
Located in Berlin, DE
Very nice table lamp for desk or library with two shades and carved wooden shaft made by Stilnovo in 1949.
Category

Vintage 1940s Italian Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

Materials

Brass

  • Crème White Library Table Lamp by Stilnovo, 1949
  • Crème White Library Table Lamp by Stilnovo, 1949
  • Crème White Library Table Lamp by Stilnovo, 1949
  • Crème White Library Table Lamp by Stilnovo, 1949
H 13.78 in. W 13.78 in. D 5.52 in.
Mid Century Library Shelving Storage, circa 1950
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Mid century library shelving storage with original travertine top, and original caned drawers. Circa 1950.
Category

Vintage 1950s Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Walnut

Pierre Jeanneret Mid-Century Library Dining Chairs '4'
Located in Surbiton, Surrey
A set of four 'Library' dining chairs. Pierre Jeanneret, India, c1960s. Scarce and collectable. Formed in teak and cane. In good vintage condition, this design remain...
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Mid-20th Century French Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Wood

Rare Børge Mogensen Mid Century Library Cupboard of Oak by P. Lauritzen & Son
By P. Lauritsen & Son 1, Børge Mogensen
Located in Aarhus C, DK
Danish architect Børge Mogensen (1914-1972) library cupboard in two parts made of solid oak and oak veneer with soap treatment. This cabinet is made in Denmark in the 1960´s and ha...
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Vintage 1960s Danish Mid-Century Modern Cupboards

Materials

Oak

Vintage Library 72 Drawer Card File Cabinet
Located in Pasadena, TX
Vintage mid century library 72 drawer wooden card file cabinet on a plinth base. Dark Oak finish with brass pulls
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Cabinets

Materials

Wood

Detroit Library - American Vintage Photograph - Mid 20th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Detroit Library - American Vintage Photograph is an original black and white photograph realized in the U.S in the mid-20th Century in a series of American life in the 20th Century. ...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Figurative Photography

Materials

Photographic Paper

Set of Mid-19th Century Mahogany Library Steps
Located in Debenham, Suffolk
Set of mid-19th century mahogany library steps, circa 1850. Good quality set of library steps. 3 steps each finished in brown leather with gold tooling. Top step with brass knob o...
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Antique Mid-19th Century English High Victorian Stools

Materials

Mahogany

  • Set of Mid-19th Century Mahogany Library Steps
  • Set of Mid-19th Century Mahogany Library Steps
  • Set of Mid-19th Century Mahogany Library Steps
  • Set of Mid-19th Century Mahogany Library Steps
H 27 in. W 18.25 in. D 30.34 in.
"Library" Mid-Century Precisionism Cubist Realism Modernism Architectural
Located in New York, NY
"Library" Mid-Century Precisionism Cubist Realism Modernism Architectural. Signed verso. Robert Herrmann hid his paintings from the public for over 40 years. In fact, nothing is kno...
Category

1960s Modern Landscape Paintings

Materials

Oil, Board

Library of Congress - American Vintage Photograph - Mid 20th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Library of Congress - American Vintage Photograph is an original black and white photograph realized in the U.S in the mid-20th Century in a series of American life in the 20th Centu...
Category

Mid-20th Century Modern Figurative Photography

Materials

Photographic Paper

Library of Congress - American Vintage Photograph - Mid 20th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Library of Congress - American Vintage Photograph is an original black and white photograph realized in the U.S in the Mid-20th Century in a series on American life in the 20th Centu...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Figurative Photography

Materials

Photographic Paper

Library of Congress - American Vintage Photograph - Mid 20th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Library of Congress - American Vintage Photograph is an original black and white photograph realized in the U.S in the Mid-20th Century in a series on American life in the 20th Centu...
Category

Mid-20th Century Modern Figurative Photography

Materials

Photographic Paper

U.S. Library of Congress - Vintage Photograph - Mid 20th Century
Located in Roma, IT
U.S. Library of Congress - American Vintage Photograph is an original black and white photograph realized in the U.S in the Mid-20th Century in a series on American life in the 20th ...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Figurative Photography

Materials

Photographic Paper

1950 Uniques Books Stanza Della Segnatura by Raphael Printed by Pope Pius XII
By Vatican Library
Located in Vigonza, Padua
Midcentury, unique seven books of the "Stanza della Segnatura" by Raphael, containing thirty-two plates in color and six in monochrome, printed from Pope Pius XII ( Eugenio Pacelli) ...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Other Historical Memorabilia

Materials

Other

Mid Century French Bouillotte Adjustable Brass Candlestick Library Desk Lamp
Located in Dayton, OH
Mid century French Bouillotte table lamp. Made of brass featuring round footed circular tray base, three candlesticks lights and round marbled shade.   
Category

Mid-20th Century French Provincial Table Lamps

Materials

Brass

Mid Century German Library by Hans Hartl for Dewe, 1962
By Hans Hartl
Located in Lisboa, Lisboa
Library with Above 5 wooden doors, behind each 2 adjustable shelves, central part in polyester, left on an open shelf with 2 adjustable shelves. Beside, compartment for drinks and ci...
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Vintage 1960s German Mid-Century Modern Bookcases

Materials

Wood

1970s Romeo Rega Mid-Century Modern Brass and Smoked glass Library
By Romeo Rega
Located in Aci Castello, IT
A rare ivory painted metal and brass italian library made by Romeo Rega. original smoked moked glasses are in good conditions, brass it's in original patina and metal have signs of u...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Bookcases

Materials

Metal, Brass

Mid 20th Century Swedish Birch Library Table of Large Proportions
Located in Debenham, Suffolk
Here we present a Swedish library table of large proportions circa 1950. Stunning tiger birch veneered top which measures at just over 13 feet long. Standing on a base with strong...
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Mid-20th Century Swedish Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Tables

Materials

Birch

Edward Wormley for Drexel Precedent Mid Century Elm Magazine Library Table
By Edward Wormley, Drexel
Located in Countryside, IL
Edward Wormley for Drexel Precedent mid century elm magazine library table The table measures: 25 wide x 16 deep x 26.25 inches high All pieces of furniture can be had in what ...
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Industrial and Work Tables

Materials

Wood, Elm

Pierre Jeanneret PJ-TA-08-A Library Table / Authentic Mid-Century Modern
By Pierre Jeanneret
Located in Zürich, CH
This table is not only a fantastic piece, it’s a design icon. It is raw in its simplicity, embodying an expressing the pure ideas of the design duo. There is something deeply touchin...
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Vintage 1950s Indian Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Tables

Materials

Teak

Stunning Very Large Mid Century Modern Burr Walnut Library Bookcase with Drawers
Located in GB
We are delighted to offer this lovely Mid Century Modern Burr Walnut library bookcase with height adjustable shelves and drawers A very good looking and well made piece, it is ver...
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Mid-20th Century English Mid-Century Modern Bookcases

Materials

Walnut

18th Century Library Armchair
Located in Wales, GB
Raised on boldly carved ball and claw feet with stylised acanthus leaves above, the apron carved with vitruvian scrolls, the armrest begins with floral carving flowing into feathered...
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Antique Mid-18th Century English Armchairs

Materials

Leather

  • 18th Century Library Armchair
  • 18th Century Library Armchair
  • 18th Century Library Armchair
  • 18th Century Library Armchair
H 40.5 in. W 29.5 in. D 23.6 in.
Mid-Century Modern Danish Skipper Mobler Maple Bentwood Club Library Arm Chair
By Skipper Mobler
Located in Dayton, OH
Mid-Century Modern Skipper Mobler Furniture Co armchair. Made in Denmark featuring bentwood maple frame with rounded form a neutral upholstery.     
Category

Mid-20th Century Scandinavian Modern Armchairs

Materials

Upholstery, Maple

Rare Victorian Mid-19th Century Gothic Revival Library Architects Plan Chest
Located in Worpswede / Bremen, DE
A neo-gothic mid-19th century library plan chest having an arrangement of eleven short and three long drawers to one side, the other side with three short drawers above gothic style ...
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Antique Mid-19th Century English Gothic Revival Commodes and Chests of D...

Materials

Oak

Boltinge Danish Mid-Century Modern Two-Piece Sideboard Credenza Library Unit
By Boltinge Stolefabrik 1
Located in West Hartford, CT
Stunning vintage Boltinge Danish modern 2 pc china cabinet credenza features upper portion with sliding glass doors and curved open shelving on the sides. Bottom credenza features s...
Category

Vintage 1970s Danish Scandinavian Modern Sideboards

Materials

Felt, Glass, Teak

Mid 19th Century Brown Leather Library Chair with Carved Dolphin Arms, Mahogany
Located in Shrewsbury, GB
Mid 19th century mahogany leather library armchair. The button down deep brownleather is in perfect condition and luxurious to touch. The mahogany carved fish arms provide superb int...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Armchairs

Materials

Leather, Mahogany

Design for Modernist School Library architectural drawing Mid Century Modern UK
Located in London, GB
To see our other Architectural Drawings, scroll down to "More from this Seller" and below it click on "See all from this Seller." V A Hards (British, c. 1930-c. 2012) Design for Mod...
Category

1950s Modern Interior Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Watercolor

Brown Mid-Century Modern Metal Desk Library, Desk or Task Lamp in Brown
Located in Oklahoma City, OK
Mid-Century Modern brown task lamp or library lamp. Featuring an elongated top with long light and a shorter base, all in brown. Lovely addition to a desk or office area.
Category

Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Table Lamps

Materials

Metal

19th Century Rosewood Library Chair
Located in Charleston, SC
William IV rosewood library chair.
Category

Antique Mid-19th Century English Armchairs

Materials

Velvet, Rosewood

  • 19th Century Rosewood Library Chair
  • 19th Century Rosewood Library Chair
  • 19th Century Rosewood Library Chair
  • 19th Century Rosewood Library Chair
H 34 in. W 25.5 in. D 27.5 in.
19th Century Regency Library Chair
Located in Charleston, SC
19th century regency library chair with brass inlay and faux rosewood grain. Original castors.
Category

Antique Mid-19th Century English Club Chairs

Materials

Brass

  • 19th Century Regency Library Chair
  • 19th Century Regency Library Chair
  • 19th Century Regency Library Chair
  • 19th Century Regency Library Chair
H 39 in. W 31 in. D 24 in.
Mid-19th Century Rectangular Library Table by Johnstone and Jeanes
By Johnstone, Jeanes & Co.
Located in Peterborough, Northamptonshire
Mid-19th century bow ended rectangular form library table by Johnstone and Jeanes, constructed in amboyna, with wonderful original gilt mounts, and specimen wood foliate inlays, dres...
Category

Antique 1860s English Center Tables

Materials

Amboyna

20th Century Italian Industrial Library Shelving
Located in Miami, FL
A French Industrial étagère with nickel mounted frame and shelves made of Eastern European oak. Very sturdy, heavy frame and decorative cast feet. The shelves are adjustable. In ve...
Category

Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Bookcases

Materials

Nickel

  • 20th Century Italian Industrial Library Shelving
  • 20th Century Italian Industrial Library Shelving
  • 20th Century Italian Industrial Library Shelving
  • 20th Century Italian Industrial Library Shelving
H 73.23 in. W 73.23 in. D 9.06 in.
Mid-19th Century French Carved Oak and Iron Seven-Step Folding Library Ladder
Located in Dallas, TX
This elegant antique step ladder was created in France, circa 1870. Made of solid oak with folding iron mechanism, the sturdy ladder features seven steps ending with top handle. Prac...
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Antique Mid-19th Century French Rustic Ladders

Materials

Oak

Vintage Pair of Eagle Leather Library Chairs Armchairs, Mid-20th Century
Located in London, GB
This is a superb pair of large leather library chairs dating from the mid-20th century. These chairs have been masterfully crafted in beautiful solid mahogany and feature hand carve...
Category

Vintage 1950s Armchairs

Materials

Leather, Mahogany

19th Century Satinwood Rectangular Library Table
By Gillows of Lancaster & London
Located in Northwich, GB
A 19th century satinwood rectangular library table, with stiff leaf carved trestle ends united by pole stretcher, on scrolling down-swept supports.
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Antique Mid-19th Century British Victorian Tables

Materials

Satinwood

  • 19th Century Satinwood Rectangular Library Table
  • 19th Century Satinwood Rectangular Library Table
  • 19th Century Satinwood Rectangular Library Table
  • 19th Century Satinwood Rectangular Library Table
H 25.2 in. W 41.74 in. D 21.26 in.
19th Century Renaissance Library, Conference Table
Located in Dallas, TX
This handsome 19th century Renaissance library ~ conference table, also great as an antique conference table, was hand-hewn from dense, old-growth quarter sawn white oak to last for ...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Belgian Renaissance Conference Tables

Materials

Oak

Mid Century Oil Painting New York City NYC Library 1951 Rare Figurative Modern
Located in Buffalo, NY
A rare NYC interior scene signed illegibly and dated 1951 on the reverse. This unique painting depicts a group of people working quietly inside a library with skyscrapers visible ou...
Category

1950s Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil, Board

Superb 19th Century Large Oak Library Steps
Located in London, GB
These magnificent and oversized 19th century oak library Steps are stamped VR, and were originally from the Tate Gallery. It measures 99 in, 251 cm in total height, with a depth of 2...
Category

Antique Mid-19th Century English Stairs

Materials

Oak

  • Superb 19th Century Large Oak Library Steps
  • Superb 19th Century Large Oak Library Steps
  • Superb 19th Century Large Oak Library Steps
  • Superb 19th Century Large Oak Library Steps
H 99 in. W 54.5 in. D 24.5 in.
18th Century Oak Corner Library Cupboard
Located in Vosselaar, BE
This mid-18th century oak corner cupboard originates from the Prebysterie (living quarters of a pastor) of the small Normandy village of Foie, now part of Normanville. It was reputed...
Category

Antique Mid-18th Century French Louis XV Bookcases

Materials

Oak

  • 18th Century Oak Corner Library Cupboard
  • 18th Century Oak Corner Library Cupboard
  • 18th Century Oak Corner Library Cupboard
  • 18th Century Oak Corner Library Cupboard
H 89.77 in. W 81.89 in. D 15.75 in.
Folding Library Ladder
Located in Greenwich, CT
A library ladder of polished wood uprights with black iron rungs and iron hinge fittings that folds first into a pole and then further into to a three foot unit.
Category

Antique Mid-19th Century English Ladders

Materials

Iron

  • Folding Library Ladder
  • Folding Library Ladder
  • Folding Library Ladder
  • Folding Library Ladder
H 88 in. W 11 in. D 3 in.
Georgian Mahogany 18th Century Library Secretaire Bookcase
Located in Bedfordshire, GB
A very good quality 18th century mahogany secretaire bookcase of diminutive proportion having 13 pane astragal glazed doors above secretaire drawer and three long drawers with replac...
Category

Antique Mid-18th Century English George III Bookcases

Materials

Mahogany

French 19th Century Dolphin Arm Hardwood Library Chair
Located in London, GB
A fine mid-19th century walnut library armchair with wing back and unusual dolphin carving to the arms, all supported on cabriole legs. Recently upholstered to calico with tufts.
Category

Antique Mid-19th Century Italian Armchairs

Materials

Walnut

19th Century Antique Pair of Rosewood Library Armchairs
Located in Bedfordshire, GB
A superb quality pair of mid-19th century rosewood library Armchairs of good proportion having attractive sheperds crook Scrolling arms raised on elegant turned and faceted legs W...
Category

Antique Mid-19th Century English Victorian Armchairs

Materials

Rosewood

Pair of 18th Century Chippendale Mahogany Library Armchairs
Located in London, GB
An important pair of mid-18th century Chippendale period mahogany Library Armchairs, having unusual carved and scrolled cartouche-shaped backs, with scroll moulded set-back arms. The...
Category

Antique Mid-18th Century English Chippendale Armchairs

Materials

Mahogany

18th Century Grand French Library Antique Fireplace Surround
Located in Beervelde, BE
This is a unique Grand French Regency period fireplace mantel out of the Burgundy region. The warm color and the grand size makes that this exceptional marble stone mantlepiece can w...
Category

Antique Mid-18th Century French Régence Fireplaces and Mantels

Materials

Limestone

Neoclassical Ebonized Library Chair
Located in Atlanta, GA
Neoclassical ebonized library chair having tailored backs over loose cushions all raised on chamfered and tapered legs. Having interesting X-form back detail. Measures: H 37" x W 27....
Category

Mid-20th Century Chairs

Materials

Wood

  • Neoclassical Ebonized Library Chair
  • Neoclassical Ebonized Library Chair
  • Neoclassical Ebonized Library Chair
  • Neoclassical Ebonized Library Chair
H 37 in. W 27.5 in. D 25 in.
Antique Reclining Library Chair
Located in Gloucestershire, GB
Antique reclining library chair with built in foot rest covered in green leather. The show wood is veneered with flame mahogany. The mechanism is actuated by two buttons hidden under...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Dutch Chairs

  • Antique Reclining Library Chair
  • Antique Reclining Library Chair
  • Antique Reclining Library Chair
  • Antique Reclining Library Chair
H 42 in. W 27 in. D 32 in.
Matégot Bookshelf Jardinière Library
By Mathieu Matégot
Located in London, GB
Matégot is perhaps the last and most important metalsmith of the French after war era. Had incredible originality in his design. Always very poetic in his realization. Time to collec...
Category

20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Wall-mounted Sculptures

Materials

Steel

  •  Matégot Bookshelf Jardinière Library
  •  Matégot Bookshelf Jardinière Library
  •  Matégot Bookshelf Jardinière Library
  •  Matégot Bookshelf Jardinière Library
H 39.77 in. W 8.67 in. D 30.32 in.
Antique 19th Century English Leather Inset Library Table, C.1840
Located in London, GB
Antique 19th century English Mahogany and leather inset library table C.1840. A neatly proportioned library desk with two drawers, standing on beautifully turned legs, terminating...
Category

Antique Mid-19th Century English Victorian Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Leather, Mahogany

Early Fornasetti Library Bin
By Piero Fornasetti
Located in Fingest, Oxfordshire
Rare early version of a library with cat wastepaper bin by Piero Fornasetti Signed to the underside.
Category

Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern More Desk Accessories

Materials

Composition, Brass

  • Early Fornasetti Library Bin
  • Early Fornasetti Library Bin
  • Early Fornasetti Library Bin
  • Early Fornasetti Library Bin
H 10.63 in. W 10.63 in. D 10.63 in.
Georgian Mahogany Library Table
Located in New York, NY
Georgian mahogany library table. Carved vetruvian scroll detail. Top now covered in blue/grey felt. Kneel hole height 22.5 inches.
Category

Antique Mid-18th Century British Georgian Desks

Materials

Mahogany

  • Georgian Mahogany Library Table
  • Georgian Mahogany Library Table
  • Georgian Mahogany Library Table
  • Georgian Mahogany Library Table
H 31 in. W 64.5 in. D 31.5 in.
19th Century painted Provencal Wardrobe Library Cabinet, Cupboard, Restored
Located in Vigonza, Padua
1890s antique painted Provencal library cabinet, cupboard, wardrobe in massive wood, restored and wax polished. The lacquer in shades of gray purplish are original and only retouched...
Category

Antique Mid-19th Century French French Provincial Cupboards

Materials

Wood

Drexel Heritage Mahogany Library Step Ladder
By Drexel
Located in Amherst, NH
Vintage 1970s Drexel Heritage mahogany two step library ladder. Great to decorate with and can hold lots of objects. Hint of Asian styling with the side wood accents. First step is 7...
Category

Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Ladders

Materials

Mahogany

Chippendale Period Mahogany Library Bookcase
Located in Bedfordshire, GB
An extremely good quality mid-18th century Georgian mahogany Chippendale period library bookcase, or cabinet, having Greek Key moulded cornice over superbly figured panelled cupboa...
Category

Antique Mid-18th Century English Chippendale Bookcases

Materials

Mahogany

Charming Vintage Gentleman's Library Telescope
Located in Chicago, IL
A vintage gentleman's library telescope Not sure exactly of it's age. Estimated Mid Victorian Period ( 1860-1880). Uncertain to maker and origin. Has wear overall and missing som...
Category

Antique Mid-19th Century Victorian Mounted Objects

Materials

Brass

Chippendale Period Mahogany Library Desk
Located in Peterborough, Northamptonshire
Chippendale period library desk, with 11 drawers to each side, the top, top edge and all the stiles cross banded in highly figured mahogany, period square section drop handles.
Category

Antique Mid-18th Century English Commodes and Chests of Drawers

Pair of Jeanneret Library Chairs
By Pierre Jeanneret
Located in Vosselaar, BE
A good authentic set of two Chandigarh chairs. Artisanally and locally made with pegged solid teak and braided canework in the 1960s. This type is known as the Library chair. The x- ...
Category

Vintage 1960s Indian Mid-Century Modern Chairs

Materials

Cane, Teak

  • Pair of Jeanneret Library Chairs
  • Pair of Jeanneret Library Chairs
  • Pair of Jeanneret Library Chairs
  • Pair of Jeanneret Library Chairs
H 30.32 in. W 19.69 in. D 18.51 in.
Library Chair by Pierre Jeanneret, a Pair
By Pierre Jeanneret
Located in Antwerp, BE
Pierre Jeanneret, library chair, a pair, India, 1952-1965 H.C 14 / 33, 43, 47, 79 Meaning chairs nr 33, 43, 47, 79 for Room 14 of the High Court of Chandigarh It's a rare feat t...
Category

Mid-20th Century Indian Mid-Century Modern Chairs

Materials

Teak

  • Library Chair by Pierre Jeanneret, a Pair
  • Library Chair by Pierre Jeanneret, a Pair
  • Library Chair by Pierre Jeanneret, a Pair
  • Library Chair by Pierre Jeanneret, a Pair
H 29.93 in. W 18.51 in. D 18.51 in.
19th Century French Library Vitrine in Mahogany with Bronze Ornamentation
Located in Pully, CH
Exquisite French library vitrine in mahogany with two large front doors with original glass and elegant bronze ornamentation. There are five adjustable shelves inside. Very good cond...
Category

Antique Mid-19th Century French Bookcases

Materials

Mahogany

19th Century Gillows of Lancaster Walnut & Leather Upholstered Library Arm Chair
By Gillows of Lancaster & London
Located in Shrewsbury, GB
A 19th century Gillows of Lancaster walnut and leather upholstered library arm chair, with exceptional overall condition and colour. The button down deep green leather is in perfect ...
Category

Antique Mid-19th Century British Victorian Armchairs

Materials

Leather, Walnut

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Mid Century Library For Sale on 1stDibs

Choose from an assortment of styles, material and more with respect to the mid century library you’re looking for at 1stDibs. Each mid century library for sale was constructed with extraordinary care, often using wood, metal and mahogany. There are 409 variations of the antique or vintage mid century library you’re looking for, while we also have 1 modern editions of this piece to choose from as well. You’ve searched high and low for the perfect mid century library — we have versions that date back to the 18th Century alongside those produced as recently as the 21st Century are available. A mid century library, designed in the Mid-Century Modern, Victorian or Georgian style, is generally a popular piece of furniture. A well-made mid century library has long been a part of the offerings for many furniture designers and manufacturers, but those produced by Pierre Jeanneret, Franco Albini and Mogens Koch are consistently popular.

How Much is a Mid Century Library?

Prices for a mid century library start at $124 and top out at $105,054 with the average selling for $3,563.