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17th Century Carved Walnut Door from the Languedoc Region of France

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This bold walnut wood door from the 1600’s is from the area of Languedoc, in southern France. The hand carved, raised, beveled motifs are Gothic quatrefoil and cinquefoil cusps. The carving is deep and shows flawless hand carved shapes. There are six panels, four vertical and one horizontal. The back of the door has a later fabric that was placed on it for decorating the unadorned wood. It was most likely an interior "built in" door in a wall. However, because of its size it could be used as an entry door or interior door. This beautiful ancient French door from the 1600’s will add warmth to any area it's placed. Keep in mind, this can also be re-purposed as a horizontal headboard.

Details

  • Materials and techniques
  • Condition
    Good. Very good antique condition; minor losses of wood, traces of old woodworm..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 81.5 in. x W 39.63 in. x D 1.75 in.

    H 207.01 cm x W 100.67 cm x D 4.45 cm

  • Seller location
    Dallas, TX
  • Seller reference number
    915-30
  • Reference number
    f90631512073623293fs

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