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Chris Howard Antiques & Modern

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Oakland, CA
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About Chris Howard Antiques & Modern

Chris Howard's Antiques and Modern is the premier dealer of authentic mid-century Danish furniture in Berkeley Ca. Specializing in mid 20th century handcrafted furniture with an emphasis on rare Scandinavian design of the 1930's - 1960’s in teak, rosewood, oak, beech, and walnut, Chris Howard has over 25 years experience in furniture industry and oversees the conservation, quality control, and logistics of each item. We import vintage designer furniture from Denmark on a regular basis, and continue the Scandinavian handcraft tradition locally with a team of top-notch cra...Read More

Chris Howard Antiques & Modern

Established in 19921stDibs seller since 2012

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Featured Pieces

Rosewood Ottoman Bench in Leather
Located in Oakland, CA
Mid-century ottoman crafted of a solid Brazilian rosewood frame upholstered in the original saddle leather.   
Category

Mid-20th Century Ottomans and Poufs

Materials

Leather, Rosewood

Brazilian Rosewood Stools in Saddle Leather FAI 'Fatima Arquitetura Interiores
By Fatima Architects
Located in Oakland, CA
Solid brazilian rosewood stools with original saddle leather seats.
Category

Mid-20th Century Footstools

Materials

Leather, Rosewood

Rosewood and Blue Tile Entry Cabinet and Mirror
Located in Oakland, CA
Danish entry cabinet and mirror crafted of rosewood with blue tile inlay, two small drawers for storage, raised on squared rosewood legs. Excellent condition with minor signs of age ...
Category

Mid-20th Century Convex Mirrors

Materials

Ceramic, Rosewood

Sergio Rodriguez Rosewood Bench
By Sergio Rodrigues
Located in Oakland, CA
Brazilian rosewood bench designed by Sergio Rodriguez crafted of solid, dark brazilian rosewood and upholstred in the original black vinyl. Sturdy.
Category

Mid-20th Century Benches

Materials

Leather, Rosewood

Late 19th Century Cuban Mahogany Biedermeier Chest of Drawers
Located in Oakland, CA
Cuban Mahogany Biedermeier dresser, 1880's, Denmark. Handcrafted of cuban flame mahogany with four drawers, locking brass hardware, fine dovetail joinery, raised on plinth base. ...
Category

Antique Late 19th Century Danish Commodes and Chests of Drawers

Materials

Brass

Arne Hovmand Olsen Tambour Door Corner Cabinet
By Arne Hovmand-Olsen
Located in Oakland, CA
Mid-century Danish teak corner cabinet designed by Arne Hovmand Olsen for Skovmand & Andersen,1959, Denmark. The cabinet is crafted of teak with two sections of storage spaces with d...
Category

Mid-20th Century Corner Cupboards

Materials

Birch, Teak

Kai Kristiansen Curved Back Dining Chairs in Navy Leather
By Kai Kristiansen
Located in Oakland, CA
Set of six Mid-century Danish dining chairs designed by Kai Kristainsen, 1959, Denmark. Handcrafted of solid walnut with dramatic curved backs. Perfectly restored and upholstered in ...
Category

Mid-20th Century Danish Dining Room Chairs

Materials

Leather, Walnut

Scandinavian Rosewood Bench in Shearling
Located in Oakland, CA
Rosewood bench with elegant tapered legs with cross stretchers, crafted of solid Brazilian Rosewood, and newly upholstered a natural shearling over new foam.  
Category

Mid-20th Century Ottomans and Poufs

Materials

Sheepskin, Rosewood

Swedish Drop Leaf Table Attributed to Bruno Mathsson Maria Flap
By Bruno Mathsson
Located in Oakland, CA
Scandinavian dining table attributed to Bruno Mathsson for Karl Mathsson, Maria Flap Sweden. The table crafted of teak tabletop surface and beech legs. Table has beautiful consistent...
Category

Mid-20th Century Dining Room Tables

Materials

Beech, Teak

Brazilian Liquor Cabinet attributed to Giuseppe Scapinelli
By Giuseppe Scapinelli
Located in Oakland, CA
Brazilian bar cabinet designed by Guiseppi Scapinelli, 1960 Brazil. Crafted of caviuna wood with locking book-matched doors and interior lined with etched diamond pattern mirrors. Ra...
Category

Mid-20th Century Dry Bars

Materials

Mirror, Wood

1958 Brazilian Rosewood Side Tables with Marble and Brass
Located in Oakland, CA
Striking pair of mid-century side tables hand-crafted of Brazilian rosewood with exposed brass joinery, geometric pattern on sides, and marble inlayed surface. August 1958, Sao Paulo...
Category

Mid-20th Century Side Tables

Materials

Marble, Brass

Danish Brazilian Rosewood Credenza Sideboard
Located in Oakland, CA
Danish Brazilian Rosewood credenza with book-matched sliding door and four drawers with carved pulls. Professionally restored by our team of in-house craftspeople.
Category

Mid-20th Century Credenzas

Materials

Rosewood

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