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Antique French Walnut Bookcase or Bibliotheque

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Antique French bookcase, or bibliotheque as the French would call it. Constructed from solid French walnut circa 1900 and was exceptionally well maintained for the last 100 years. In fact, it was so nice all it called for was good coat of wax. The bookcase was found in the town of Reims, located in the Alsace-Champagne region of France.   

Details

  • Condition
    Good. Beautiful unrestored condition.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor fading.
  • Dimensions

    H 89.5 in. x W 55.25 in. x D 19 in.

    H 227.33 cm x W 140.34 cm x D 48.26 cm

  • Seller location
    Chicago, IL
  • Seller reference number
    j1855
  • Reference number
    LU82434970563

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