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
Place of Origin
France
Date of Manufacture
Early 19th Century
Period
Early 19th Century
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
Dealer Location
Austin, TX
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU88274036033
Contact The Seller
1stdibs seller since 2009
Located in Austin, TX

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