Paul Frankl Bookcase

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Paul Frankl rare custom designed bookcase/ storage cabinet. Orange and black lacquered wood, with gold painted face in a snaking geometric motif & thick glass side panels. A rare example of American Art Deco that exemplifies Frankl's departure from his skyscraper furniture into a more simplified direction.

Details

  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1930
  • Period
    1930-1939
  • Condition
    Good
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    45.5 in. H x 50 in. W x 12 in. D
    116 cm H x 127 cm W x 30 cm D
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU78564952083
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2003

Typical response time: 2 hours

Located in New York, NY

Associations:
  • 20th Century Specialists

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