Large French Glazed Front Bibliotheque or Bookcase of Cherry

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A fine early 19th century large French bookcase (or deux corps bibliotheque), of cherry wood, retaining the original glass panels. Wonderful color and patina.
Featuring an upper tier with crown moulding, over two enclosed cabinets flanked by three carved columns, each cabinet with two paneled glass doors, and each cabinet opening to three adjustable shelves.
Mounted to a lower tier with break front shelf over a similarly styled three column frieze, flanking two cabinets, each with two paneled doors, each enclosing a storage space with one adjustable shelf.
Two extra shelves for top tier available.

Dimensions
High (102.2 inches).
Wide (82.7 inches).
Deep (20.7 inches).

Note: The photos have reflections of light showing in the glass.
 

Details

    Materials and Techniques
    Brass
    Cherry
    Glass
    Steel
  • Condition
    Excellent. Excellent antique condition - Wear commensurate with age.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
    Dimensions
    102.2 in. H x 82.7 in. W x 20.7 in. D
    260 cm H x 210 cm W x 53 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Austin, TX
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU88274036033
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2009

Typical response time: 2 hours

Located in Austin, TX

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