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90 Piece Teak Wall Unit by Scandiline, Norway Customizable
By Scandiline 1
Located in Los Angeles, CA
We have over 90 pieces of this is a great Scandinavian Modern wall unit made from beautifully selected teak veneer over solid wood. Current inventory includes over 10 solid teak wall...
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Vintage 1960s Scandinavian Mid-Century Modern Shelves and Wall Cabinets

Materials

Teak

Shelving System Wall Unit by Poul Cadovius
By Poul Cadovius, Cado
Located in Vienna, AT
Large wall unit, shelving system by Cado Denmark designed by Poul Cadovius in 1958. This shelving systems is made in really height quality hard wood. The system allows arranging mu...
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Vintage 1950s Danish Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Hardwood, Softwood

  • Shelving System Wall Unit by Poul Cadovius
  • Shelving System Wall Unit by Poul Cadovius
  • Shelving System Wall Unit by Poul Cadovius
  • Shelving System Wall Unit by Poul Cadovius
H 98.43 in. W 125.99 in. D 18.9 in.
Dieter Waeckerlin Teak Shelf with Seagrass Sliding Doors a Bar or Desk, 1950s
By Behr, Dieter Waeckerlin
Located in Frankfurt / Dreieich, DE
Rare teak shelf system by Dieter Waeckerlin with seagrass sliding doors. One cabinet with a bar or a desk and one cabinet with two sliding doors. Measurements: W 178 cm, H 175 cm, ...
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Vintage 1950s German Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Seagrass, Glass, Teak

Danish Rosewood Fm Shelving System by Kai Kristiansen, 1960s
By Kai Kristiansen
Located in Nyborg, DK
Modular shelving system designed by Kai Kristiansen and manufactured by FM Møbler, Denmark from the 1960s. This system comprises of five 18cm height adjustable shelves and two hangin...
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Vintage 1960s Danish Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Rosewood

Danish Rosewood Fm Shelving System by Kai Kristiansen, 1960s
By Kai Kristiansen
Located in Nyborg, DK
Set of four rosewood shelves designed by Kai Kristiansen and manufactured by FM Møbler, Denmark from the 1960s. This system comprises of three 18cm height adjustable shelves and a ma...
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Vintage 1960s Danish Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Rosewood

Danish Rosewood Fm Shelving System by Kai Kristiansen, 1960s
By Kai Kristiansen
Located in Nyborg, DK
Modular shelving system designed by Kai Kristiansen and manufactured by FM Møbler, Denmark from the 1960s. This system comprises of four 18cm height adjustable shelves and a lockable...
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Vintage 1960s Danish Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Rosewood

1950s French Saint Tropez Riviera bed Rattan and bamboo
Located in Denia, ES
Lovely handcrafted rattan shape details. This piece has all the taste of the Saint Tropez Riviera Mediterranean coast style and it is in excellent vintage condition. South France, ...
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Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Bamboo, Rattan

Italy Design Library
Located in Palermo, Italia
Italy design bookcase built circa 1950s from one of the best known Italian manufacturers in southern Italy.
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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.
Cees Braakman for Pastoe “Birch Series” Style Wall System, Dutch, 1950s
By Pastoe, Cees Braakman
Located in Lijnden, Noord-Holland
Cees Braakman for Pastoe style “Birch Series” wall system, Dutch, 1950s. This unique item, from the 1950s, was made on request by former owners to match their Birch series interio...
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Vintage 1950s Dutch Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Metal

1950s French Saint Tropez Riviera Bed Sunburst Rattan and Bamboo
Located in Denia, ES
Lovely handcrafted rattan shape details. This piece has all the taste of the Saint Tropez Riviera Mediterranean coast style and it is in excellent vintage condition. South France R...
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Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Bamboo, Rattan

1950s French Saint Tropez Riviera Bed Rattan and Bamboo
Located in Denia, ES
Lovely handcrafted rattan shape details. This piece has all the taste of the Saint Tropez Riviera Mediterranean coast style and it is in excellent vintage condition. South France R...
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Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Bamboo, Rattan

1950s French Saint Tropez Riviera Shelf Rattan and Bamboo
Located in Denia, ES
Lovely handcrafted rattan shape details. This piece has all the taste of the Saint Tropez Riviera Mediterranean coast style and it is in excellent vintage condition. South France R...
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Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Bamboo, Rattan

1950s Bleached Mahogany Shelf by Paul McCobb
By Paul McCobb, Calvin Furniture, Paul Frankl
Located in Frankfurt, Hessen, DE
Mahogany shelf, brass base by Paul McCobb, USA, 1954. A timeless shelf designed by American Paul McCobb with a lot of storage spaces. Six drawers in two different sizes and six sh...
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Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Brass

  • 1950s Bleached Mahogany Shelf by Paul McCobb
  • 1950s Bleached Mahogany Shelf by Paul McCobb
  • 1950s Bleached Mahogany Shelf by Paul McCobb
  • 1950s Bleached Mahogany Shelf by Paul McCobb
H 76.38 in. W 60.24 in. D 19.3 in.
Hollywood Regency DIA Chrome Geometric Étagère with Greek Key
Located in St. Louis, MO
1970s chrome geometric configuration étagère by DIA or Design Institute of America with glass shelves and Greek key detail in base. Very nice original condition, chrome is bright, fe...
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Chrome

5-Bay Ladderax Teak Midcentury Shelving System by Robert Heal for Staples
By Robert Heal, Ladderax
Located in Glasgow, GB
Stylish and functional, this is the Classic staples Ladderax midcentury shelving system. The wooden uprights and easy removable supports, allow the teak cabinetry to be positioned wh...
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Mid-20th Century British Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Teak

3-Bay Ladderax Teak Midcentury Shelving System by Robert Heal for Staples
By Robert Heal, Ladderax
Located in Glasgow, GB
Stylish and functional, this is the Classic Staples Ladderax midcentury shelving system. The wooden uprights and easy removable supports, allow the teak cabinetry to be positioned wh...
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Mid-20th Century British Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Teak

Étagère by Maurizio Tempestini for Salterini
By John Salterini, Maurizio Tempestini
Located in Princeton, NJ
Store closing-- last day is 7/31. Offers welcome! Rare bar/room divider (model E4444) with original vitrolite and glass shelving by Maurizio Tempestini for Salterini.  
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Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Wrought Iron

  • Étagère by Maurizio Tempestini for Salterini
  • Étagère by Maurizio Tempestini for Salterini
  • Étagère by Maurizio Tempestini for Salterini
  • Étagère by Maurizio Tempestini for Salterini
H 70 in. W 38.5 in. D 20.25 in.
Mid-Century Modern Etagere
By Milo Baughman
Located in Rockaway, NJ
Mid-Century Modern glass shelves and brass finish etagere.
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20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Shelves

  • Mid-Century Modern Etagere
  • Mid-Century Modern Etagere
  • Mid-Century Modern Etagere
  • Mid-Century Modern Etagere
H 79 in. W 30 in. D 14 in.
Mid-Century Modern Walnut Tier Bookshelf
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Mid-Century Modern walnut tier bookshelf.
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Walnut, Wood

  • Mid-Century Modern Walnut Tier Bookshelf
  • Mid-Century Modern Walnut Tier Bookshelf
  • Mid-Century Modern Walnut Tier Bookshelf
  • Mid-Century Modern Walnut Tier Bookshelf
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H 32.50 in. W 72.50 in. D 20 in.
Mid-Century Modern Wall Unit, 1960s
Located in Brussels, BE
Mid-Century Modern Wall Unit, 1960s
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Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Wood

  • Mid-Century Modern Wall Unit, 1960s
  • Mid-Century Modern Wall Unit, 1960s
  • Mid-Century Modern Wall Unit, 1960s
  • Mid-Century Modern Wall Unit, 1960s
H 73.63 in. W 28.35 in. D 21.86 in.
Mid-Century Gilded Iron Braided Shelf
Located in Water Mill, NY
66" gilded Mid-Century iron four-tier shelf.
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Vintage 1950s Italian Shelves

Materials

Iron

  • Mid-Century Gilded Iron Braided Shelf
  • Mid-Century Gilded Iron Braided Shelf
  • Mid-Century Gilded Iron Braided Shelf
  • Mid-Century Gilded Iron Braided Shelf
H 66 in. W 38 in. D 13 in.
Mid-Century Modern Stacking Bookshelf
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Unusual Mid-Century Modern bookshelf. Three separate components which stack on each other. Ample storage space. Nice walnut finish. Please confirm item location with dealer (NJ or NY).
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Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Walnut

  • Mid-Century Modern Stacking Bookshelf
  • Mid-Century Modern Stacking Bookshelf
  • Mid-Century Modern Stacking Bookshelf
  • Mid-Century Modern Stacking Bookshelf
H 74 in. W 32 in. D 19 in.
Mid-Century Obelisk Etagere
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This Stylish Mid Century Obelisk Etagere is made out of aluminum and has a beautiful chrome finish. This sleek modern vitrine comes with five clear glass shelves with a flat polish f...
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Vintage 1970s American Modern Shelves

Materials

Chrome, Aluminum

  • Mid-Century Obelisk Etagere
  • Mid-Century Obelisk Etagere
  • Mid-Century Obelisk Etagere
  • Mid-Century Obelisk Etagere
H 79 in. W 20 in. D 20 in.
Mid-Century Modern Wall Unit
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Perfect for adding timeless Mid-Century Modern style to any room, this sturdy wall unit can complement personal decorations arranged on its shelves and add organization to a space. P...
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Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Walnut

  • Mid-Century Modern Wall Unit
  • Mid-Century Modern Wall Unit
  • Mid-Century Modern Wall Unit
  • Mid-Century Modern Wall Unit
H 70 in. W 46.25 in. D 16.5 in.
Mid-Century Modern Italian Wall Unit, 1950s
Located in Brussels, BE
Mid-Century Modern Italian Wall Unit, 1950s
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Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Wood

  • Mid-Century Modern Italian Wall Unit, 1950s
  • Mid-Century Modern Italian Wall Unit, 1950s
  • Mid-Century Modern Italian Wall Unit, 1950s
  • Mid-Century Modern Italian Wall Unit, 1950s
H 79.73 in. W 132.88 in. D 69.89 in.
Mid-Century Wooden Wall Unit, Italy 1960s
Located in Brussels, BE
Mid-century wooden wall unit - Italy 1960s.
Category

Vintage 1960s Italian Shelves

Materials

Wood

  • Mid-Century Wooden Wall Unit, Italy 1960s
  • Mid-Century Wooden Wall Unit, Italy 1960s
  • Mid-Century Wooden Wall Unit, Italy 1960s
  • Mid-Century Wooden Wall Unit, Italy 1960s
H 74.41 in. W 23.63 in. D 16.54 in.
Mid-Century Modern Scandinavianwall Shelve in Teak
Located in Courbevoie, FR
Mid-Century Modern scandinavianwall shelve in teak.
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Vintage 1960s Scandinavian Shelves

Materials

Teak

  • Mid-Century Modern Scandinavianwall Shelve in Teak
  • Mid-Century Modern Scandinavianwall Shelve in Teak
  • Mid-Century Modern Scandinavianwall Shelve in Teak
  • Mid-Century Modern Scandinavianwall Shelve in Teak
H 18.12 in. W 18.12 in. D 7.88 in.
Mid-Century Wooden Wall Unit, Italy 1960s
Located in Brussels, BE
Mid-century wooden wall unit - Italy 1960s.
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Vintage 1960s Italian Shelves

Materials

Wood

  • Mid-Century Wooden Wall Unit, Italy 1960s
  • Mid-Century Wooden Wall Unit, Italy 1960s
  • Mid-Century Wooden Wall Unit, Italy 1960s
  • Mid-Century Wooden Wall Unit, Italy 1960s
H 118.12 in. W 25.99 in. D 14.57 in.
Mid-Century Modern Chrome and Glass Étagère
By Milo Baughman
Located in Rockaway, NJ
Very nice Mid-Century Modern chrome and glass étagère.
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20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Chrome

Mid-Century Modern Glass and Metal Etagere
By Milo Baughman
Located in Rockaway, NJ
Mid-Century Modern glass and metal etagere in style of Milo Baughman.
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20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Metal

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.
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Vintage 1950s Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Walnut

Mid-Century Modern Italian Teak Wall Unit, 1960s
Located in Brussels, BE
Mid-Century Modern Italian teak wall unit, 1960s.
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Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Teak

  • Mid-Century Modern Italian Teak Wall Unit, 1960s
  • Mid-Century Modern Italian Teak Wall Unit, 1960s
  • Mid-Century Modern Italian Teak Wall Unit, 1960s
  • Mid-Century Modern Italian Teak Wall Unit, 1960s
H 77.96 in. W 34.45 in. D 15.95 in.
Shelve Mid-Century Italian Design 1950s Minimal Design
By Ico Parisi
Located in Palermo, Sicily
Shelve Mid-Century Italian design 1950s minimal design.
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Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Brass

Mid-Century Chrome Bamboo and Glass Etagere
Located in New York, NY
1970s Mid-Century Modern etagere with chrome frame and smoked glass shelves. Glass is nice and sturdy. Faux bamboo design.
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Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Chrome

Mid-Century Wooden Drawers Wall Unit, Italy, 1960s
Located in Brussels, BE
Mid-century wooden drawers wall unit - Italy 1960s.
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Vintage 1960s Italian Shelves

Materials

Wood

  • Mid-Century Wooden Drawers Wall Unit, Italy, 1960s
  • Mid-Century Wooden Drawers Wall Unit, Italy, 1960s
  • Mid-Century Wooden Drawers Wall Unit, Italy, 1960s
  • Mid-Century Wooden Drawers Wall Unit, Italy, 1960s
H 87.41 in. W 33.08 in. D 16.54 in.
Mid-Century Modern Italian Wall Unit, Teak, 1960s
Located in Brussels, BE
Mid-Century Modern Italian Wall Unit, Teak, 1960s
Category

Vintage 1960s Italian Shelves

Materials

Teak

  • Mid-Century Modern Italian Wall Unit, Teak, 1960s
  • Mid-Century Modern Italian Wall Unit, Teak, 1960s
  • Mid-Century Modern Italian Wall Unit, Teak, 1960s
  • Mid-Century Modern Italian Wall Unit, Teak, 1960s
H 126.78 in. W 99.22 in. D 19.69 in.
S. Pinna Wooden Wall Piece Italian Mid Century
Located in Antwerp, BE
S. Pinna; Wooden; Wall Piece; Art Piece; Italian; Mid Century; Craftmanship Hand-crafted wooden wall piece. The carefully crafted details create depth and hold a historical value.  
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Vintage 1950s European Mid-Century Modern Shelves and Wall Cabinets

Materials

Glass, Wood

  • S. Pinna Wooden Wall Piece Italian Mid Century
  • S. Pinna Wooden Wall Piece Italian Mid Century
  • S. Pinna Wooden Wall Piece Italian Mid Century
  • S. Pinna Wooden Wall Piece Italian Mid Century
H 16.54 in. W 102.37 in. D 10.24 in.
1970's Mid-Century Modern Chrome Arch Etagere
By Milo Baughman
Located in New York City, NY
1970's Mid-Century Modern chrome with 4 glass shelves arch etagere, In vintage condition with minor wear and patina to the chrome due to age and use.
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Chrome

Mid-Century Modern Italian Shelves, Wood, Brass and Glass, 1960s
Located in Brussels, BE
Mid-Century Modern Italian shelves, wood, brass and glass, 1960s.
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Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Wood, Glass

Italian Mid-Century Pair of Wooden Shelves, 1980s
Located in MIlano, IT
Italian mid-century pair of wooden shelves, 1980s. Pair of black painted wooden shelves with steel finishes in different sizes. 1980s. Good conditions, the supports show signs...
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Vintage 1980s European Mid-Century Modern Shelves and Wall Cabinets

Materials

Steel

  • Italian Mid-Century Pair of Wooden Shelves, 1980s
  • Italian Mid-Century Pair of Wooden Shelves, 1980s
  • Italian Mid-Century Pair of Wooden Shelves, 1980s
  • Italian Mid-Century Pair of Wooden Shelves, 1980s
H 11.23 in. W 59.06 in. D 12.21 in.
Italian Mid-Century Pair of Wooden Shelves, 1980s
Located in MIlano, IT
Italian mid-century pair of wooden shelves, 1980s. Pair of black painted wooden shelves with steel finishes in different sizes. 1980s. Good conditions, the supports show signs...
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Vintage 1980s Mid-Century Modern Shelves and Wall Cabinets

Materials

Steel

  • Italian Mid-Century Pair of Wooden Shelves, 1980s
  • Italian Mid-Century Pair of Wooden Shelves, 1980s
  • Italian Mid-Century Pair of Wooden Shelves, 1980s
  • Italian Mid-Century Pair of Wooden Shelves, 1980s
H 11.23 in. W 29.53 in. D 12.21 in.
Arthur Umanoff Mid Century Iron Wine Rack
By Arthur Umanoff
Located in Countryside, IL
Arthur Umanoff mid century iron wine rack The wine rack measures: 8.75 wide x 7.75 deep x 13.75 inches high This set is in Great Vintage Condition with minor wear. We take ...
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Shelves and Wall Cabinets

Materials

Iron

  • Arthur Umanoff Mid Century Iron Wine Rack
  • Arthur Umanoff Mid Century Iron Wine Rack
  • Arthur Umanoff Mid Century Iron Wine Rack
  • Arthur Umanoff Mid Century Iron Wine Rack
H 13.75 in. W 8.75 in. D 7.75 in.
Mid-Century Modern Solid Walnut Hanging Shelf or Bookcase
By Paul McCobb
Located in Rockaway, NJ
Very nice mid century modern hanging shelf with sliding glass doors.
Category

20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Shelves and Wall Cabinets

Materials

Walnut

Mid Century Dutch Wall Unit, 1960s
Located in Ottenburg, BE
Mid century wall shelve or a small room divider in teak from the Netherlands. This modular unit has multiple shelves which provide a lot of space for books or to display items. Eve...
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Vintage 1960s Dutch Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Teak

  • Mid Century Dutch Wall Unit, 1960s
  • Mid Century Dutch Wall Unit, 1960s
  • Mid Century Dutch Wall Unit, 1960s
  • Mid Century Dutch Wall Unit, 1960s
H 49.22 in. W 56.7 in. D 7.88 in.
Mid Century Modern Italian Teak Shelf / Bookcase, Around 1960
Located in Berlin, DE
This Mid-Century Modern Italian Shelf / Bookcase was made around 1960. It is made out of Teak and the two cases has got dark brown / black lacquered wood panels. A unique piece whi...
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Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Hardwood

Bronzed Finish Mid-Century Modern Etagere Metal Shelving with Glass Shelves
By Milo Baughman
Located in Miami, FL
Bronzed Finish Mid-Century Modern etagere metal shelving with glass shelves Offered for sale is a Mid-Century Modern etagere created in a bronze finish with 4 central staggered an...
Category

Late 20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Metal

Mid-Century Modern Teak Wall Unit
By Poul Cadovius
Located in Brooklyn, NY
This three-panel customizable wall unit boasts Mid-Century Modern teak construction, spacious display shelves, drawers, drop-front writing surface, and a uniquely large storage cabin...
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Vintage 1960s Danish Scandinavian Modern Shelves

Materials

Teak

  • Mid-Century Modern Teak Wall Unit
  • Mid-Century Modern Teak Wall Unit
  • Mid-Century Modern Teak Wall Unit
  • Mid-Century Modern Teak Wall Unit
H 82 in. W 99 in. D 12.5 in.
Mid Century Danish Modern Teak Wall Unit System
Located in Wilmington, DE
Mid-Century Danish Modern danish control teak wall unit system What a unique find. Offered is a beautiful Danish Modern teak wall unit. This unit has a floating desk and is unsign...
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Mid-20th Century Unknown Mid-Century Modern Shelves and Wall Cabinets

Materials

Teak

Mid-Century Modern Milo Baughman Style Chrome Etagere, 1970s
By Milo Baughman
Located in AMSTERDAM, NL
Mid-Century Modern vintage Milo Baughman style chrome etagere with five smoked glass shelves from the 1970s.
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Vintage 1970s German Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Chrome

Large Mid Century Modern Multi Tear Level Shelf Wall Unit
By Milo Baughman
Located in Rockaway, NJ
Very nice Mid-Century Modern shelf wall unit.
Category

20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Chrome

Mid-Century Modern French Shelve, Wood and Metal
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Mid-Century Modern French shelve. By unknown manufacturer from France, circa 1950. In original condition, with minor wear consistent with age and use, preserving a beautiful pati...
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Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Metal

  • Mid-Century Modern French Shelve, Wood and Metal
  • Mid-Century Modern French Shelve, Wood and Metal
  • Mid-Century Modern French Shelve, Wood and Metal
  • Mid-Century Modern French Shelve, Wood and Metal
H 18.9 in. W 19.69 in. D 11.82 in.
Mid Century Wall Shelf by ULUV, Czechoslovakia, 1960's
By ULUV Krásná jizba
Located in Prague 8, CZ
Mid century wooden shelf made by ULUV company in the former Czechoslovakia in the 1960´s. It´s made of beech wood. In good Vintage condition, showing slight signs of age and using.  
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Mid-20th Century Czech Mid-Century Modern Shelves and Wall Cabinets

Materials

Wood, Beech

Mid-Century Modern Five Shelves Chrome and Glass Shelving Unit Étagère
By Milo Baughman
Located in Rockaway, NJ
Mid-Century Modern Milo Baughman style chrome all welded stainless steel étagère.
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20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Chrome

Mid Century Modern Five Tier Faux Bamboo Etagere Shelving Unit
By Mastercraft
Located in Rockaway, NJ
Very nice quality mid century modern faux bamboo etagere.
Category

20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Faux Bamboo, Glass

Mid-Century Modern Pair of Wooden Italian Wall Units, 1960s
Located in Brussels, BE
Mid-Century Modern pair of wooden Italian wall units, 1960s.
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Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Wood

Mid-Century Modern Brass Etagere Painted White
Located in Haddonfield, NJ
Mid-Century Modern brass etagere shelving fixture painted white. Tall and sturdy this shelving unit is as functional as it is bright and cheerful. Perfect for an office, kitchen or l...
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Brass

Mid-Century Multi Tiered Brass Etagere or Display Case
Located in North Bergen, NJ
Stunning Mid-Century Modern brass display case. Milo Baughman DIA Style. having plenty of space for displaying. Can be used as a room divider.
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Vintage 1970s Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Brass

Mid-Century Modern "LB2" Bookcase by Ignazio Gardella, Italy, 1950s
By Ignazio Gardella
Located in Brussels, BE
Mid-Century Modern "LB2" bookcase by Ignazio Gardella, lacquered wood and metal, Italy, 1950s.
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Metal

French Mid-century Birdcage Étagère Hanging Shelf, Brass, Steel
Located in Brooklyn, NY
French Mid-century Birdcage Étagère Hanging Shelf, Brass, Steel. Can hang from the ceiling or sit on the floor. Gorgeous, substantial piece. Measures: 28"W × 14"D × 81"H.
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Shelves

Materials

Brass, Iron

  • French Mid-century Birdcage Étagère Hanging Shelf, Brass, Steel
  • French Mid-century Birdcage Étagère Hanging Shelf, Brass, Steel
  • French Mid-century Birdcage Étagère Hanging Shelf, Brass, Steel
  • French Mid-century Birdcage Étagère Hanging Shelf, Brass, Steel
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Mid-Century Modern Italian Brass and Glass Hanging Shelves
Located in New York, NY
Mid-Century Modern Italian brass and glass hanging shelves. Vintage brass and thick glass shelves perfect for cologne/perfume display etc in bath or dressing room, Italy, 1960s Itali...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Shelves

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Brass

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Midcentury Shelves For Sale on 1stDibs

Find a variety of midcentury shelves available on 1stDibs. The range of distinct midcentury shelves — often made from wood, metal and glass — can elevate any home. Midcentury shelves have long been popular, with older editions for sale from the 20th Century and newer versions made as recently as the 21st Century. There are many kinds of midcentury shelves to choose from, but at 1stDibs, Mid-Century Modern, Scandinavian Modern and Hollywood Regency midcentury shelves are of considerable interest. Midcentury shelves have been a part of the life’s work for many furniture makers, but those produced by Ludvik Volak, Thonet and Poul Cadovius are consistently popular.

How Much are Midcentury Shelves?

Prices for midcentury shelves start at $382 and top out at $30,000 with the average selling for $2,208.

A Close Look at Mid-Century Modern Furniture

Organically shaped, clean-lined and elegantly simple are three terms that well describe mid-century modern American furniture. The style, which emerged primarily in the years following World War II, is characterized by pieces that were conceived and made in an energetic, optimistic spirit by creators who believed that good design was an essential part of good living.

Postwar American architects and designers were animated by new ideas and new technology. The lean, functionalist “International Style” architecture of Le Corbusier and Bauhaus eminences such as Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and Walter Gropius had been promoted in the United States during the ’30s by Philip Johnson and others. New building techniques, such as “post-and-beam” construction, allowed the International-style schemes to be realized on a small scale, in open-plan houses with long walls of glass.

Materials developed for wartime use became available for domestic goods and were incorporated into mid-century modern furniture designs. Charles and Ray Eames and Eero Saarinen, who had experimented extensively with molded plywood, eagerly embraced fiberglass for, respectively, pieces such as the La Chaise and the Womb chair. George Nelson and his design team created Bubble lamp shades using a new translucent polymer skin. Harry Bertoia and Isamu Noguchi devised chairs and tables built of wire mesh and wire struts. Materials were re-purposed: the Danish-born designer Jens Risom created a line of chairs that used surplus parachute straps for webbed seats and backrests.

As the demand for casual, uncluttered furnishings grew, more mid-century designers caught the spirit.

Classically-oriented creators such as Edward Wormley, house designer for Dunbar Inc., offered such pieces as the sinuous Listen to Me chaise; the British expatriate T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings switched gears, creating items such as the tiered, biomorphic Mesa table. There were Young Turks such as Paul McCobb — who designed holistic groups of sleek, blonde-wood furniture — and Milo Baughman, who espoused a West Coast aesthetic in lushly upholstered chairs and sofas with angular steel frames.

As the collection of vintage mid-century modern American furniture on 1stDibs demonstrates, this period saw one of the most delightful and dramatic flowerings of creativity in design history.

Finding the Right Case Pieces and Storage Cabinets for You

Of all the antique and vintage case pieces and storage cabinets that have become popular in modern interiors over the years, dressers, credenzas and cabinets have long been home staples, perfect for routine storage or protection of personal items. 

In the mid-19th century, cabinetmakers would mimic styles originating in the Louis XIV, Louis XV and Louis XVI eras for their dressers, bookshelves and other structures, and, later, simpler, streamlined wood designs allowed these “case pieces” or “case goods” — any furnishing that is unupholstered and has some semblance of a storage component — to blend into the background of any interior. 

Mid-century modern furniture enthusiasts will cite the tall modular wall units crafted in teak and other sought-after woods of the era by the likes of George Nelson and Finn Juhl. For these highly customizable furnishings, designers of the day delivered an alternative to big, heavy bookcases by considering the use of space — and, in particular, walls — in new and innovative ways. Mid-century modern credenzas, which, long and low, evolved from tables that were built as early as the 14th century in Italy, typically have no legs or very short legs and have grown in popularity as an alluring storage option over time. 

Although the name immediately invokes images of clothing, dressers were initially created in Europe for a much different purpose. This furnishing was initially a flat-surfaced, low-profile side table equipped with a few drawers — a common fixture used to dress and prepare meats in English kitchens throughout the Tudor period. The drawers served as perfect utensil storage. It wasn’t until the design made its way to North America that it became enlarged and equipped with enough space to hold clothing and cosmetics. The very history of storage case pieces is a testament to their versatility and well-earned place in any room. 

In the spirit of positioning your case goods center stage, decluttering can now be design-minded. A contemporary case piece with open shelving and painted wood details can prove functional as a storage unit as easily as it can a room divider. Whether you’re seeking a playful sideboard made of colored glass and metals, an antique Italian hand-carved storage cabinet or a glass-door vitrine to store and show off your collectibles, there are options for you on 1stDibs.