1950s Bookcases

Monumental Mexican Modernist Wall Unit in Solid Mahogany and Goatskin
Monumental Mexican Modernist Wall Unit in Solid...
Eugenio Escudero, Frank Kyle
Vintage 1950s Mexican Mid-Century Modern Bookcases
Stainless Steel, Goatskin, Mahogany, Brass
For your consideration a large wall unit. Custom made in Mexico City, circa 1950s. Cabinets are made of solid mahogany. The doors are made of plywood with mahogany veneer. Uprights...
Rosewood and Aluminum Bookcase
Rosewood and Aluminum Bookcase
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Bookcases
Aluminum, Rosewood
Bookcase or wall unit, aluminum and rosewood, Italy, 1950s. This wall-mounted shelving unit is one section large. The order and lay out of this unit is adjustable and holds seven ...
Mexican Modernist Wall Unit with Desk, Attributed to Eugenio Escudero
Mexican Modernist Wall Unit with Desk, Attribut...
Eugenio Escudero
Vintage 1950s Mexican Mid-Century Modern Bookcases
Brass, Glass, Goatskin, Mahogany
For your consideration a beautiful custom made wall unit with built in desk. Attributed to Eugenio Escudero, Mexico City Circa 1950s. Features a corner desk with new glass top (3/...
Modular Walnut Italian Bookcase, circa 1960
Modular Walnut Italian Bookcase, circa 1960
Franco Albini
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Bookcases
Metal
Modular wall unit, walnut, Italy, circa 1960 The fundamental feature of the furniture designed by Franco Albini and his contemporaries is his way of focussing the attention one t...
Franco Albini Rosewood Bookcase LB7 Designed for Poggi in 1957, Pavia, Italia
Franco Albini Rosewood Bookcase LB7 Designed fo...
Franco Albini, Amando Poggi
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Bookcases
Rosewood, Aluminum
Franco Albini LB7 bookcase for Poggi, 1957. Signed under the feet. Rosewood shelves and cabinets, tree rosewood upright supports, five shelves and two cabinet. Adjustable black lac...
Tall "China" Bookcase by Børge Mogensen
Tall "China" Bookcase by Børge Mogensen
Børge Mogensen, C.M. Madsens
Vintage 1950s Danish Mid-Century Modern Bookcases
The "China" bookcase in teak and solid oak frame. Designed by MAA. Børge Mogensen in 1954, this piece is made by CM Madsen Cabinetmakers Denmark in the 1960s. Great original conditio...
1950s, Teak and Beech Cabinet Bookshelves, Sweden
1950s, Teak and Beech Cabinet Bookshelves, Sweden
Vintage 1950s Swedish Bookcases
Beech, Teak
In excellent condition cabinet, bookcase in teak. The stands are made of beech. This cabinet has got five drawers, one door and three bookshelves, circa 1950s. Dimensions: H 170 ...
1950s, Teak Room Divider or Bookshelves, Sweden
1950s, Teak Room Divider or Bookshelves, Sweden
Vintage 1950s Swedish Bookcases
Teak
Beautiful cabinet, room divider, bookcase, secretaire in teak with black stands. This cabinet has got two shelves, one shelve with two drawers, two doors and a slidable writing spac...
Tall "China" Bookcase by Børge Mogensen
Tall "China" Bookcase by Børge Mogensen
Børge Mogensen, C.M. Madsens
Vintage 1950s Danish Mid-Century Modern Bookcases
The "China" bookcase in patinated oak. Designed by MAA. Børge Mogensen in 1954, this piece is made by CM Madsen Cabinetmakers Denmark in the 1960s. Great original condition. More she...
"China" Bookcase by Børge Mogensen
"China" Bookcase by Børge Mogensen
Børge Mogensen, C.M. Madsens
Vintage 1950s Danish Mid-Century Modern Bookcases
Oak
Low China bookcase in teak with base in solid oak. Designed by MAA. Børge Mogensen in 1954, this piece is made by CM Madsen Cabinetmakers Denmark in the 1960s. Great original conditi...
Refinished Barrister Bookcase
Refinished Barrister Bookcase
Vintage 1950s Industrial Cabinets
Vintage lawyer stacking bookcase restored in a bare metal style finish. These stacking units can be added to for a larger bookcase. (Please confirm item location - NY or NJ - with...
Antique Mahogany Three-Door Bookcase
Antique Mahogany Three-Door Bookcase
Vintage 1950s English Edwardian Bookcases
Mahogany
Antique three door bookcase in mahogany dating to around the 1950s period and in good original condition. It has astral-glazed doors, with adjustable bookshelves inside and sits on s...
Lutjens Bookcase Model 545 for Gouda Den Boer
Wilhelm Lutjens, Gouda Den Boer
Vintage 1950s Dutch Mid-Century Modern Bookcases
Plywood
The simple design of bookcase model 545 draws all the attention to the beautiful lines. The bookcase can be dismantled and it is also possible to apply the three little shelfs on the...
Midcentury Teak and Black "Domi 13" Bookcases b...
Nils Jonsson, Hugo Troeds
Vintage 1950s Swedish Scandinavian Modern Bookcases
Teak
Set of four “Domi 13? bookcases module designed by Nils Jonsson. Made in Sweden by Hugo Troeds during the 1950s. Made from teak with matte black lacquered background. Adjustable she...
Custom-Built Italian Bookcase
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Bookcases
Wood
Bookshelf, walnut, beech, Italy, 1950s. This grand, playful chest is custom-built in the 1950s. The design of this original cabinet is original with a lower cabinet with two marqu...
Extra Large Vintage Dutch Industrial Wall Unit ...
Drentea
Vintage 1950s Dutch Mid-Century Modern Shelves
Metal
Extremely large Drentea vintage Dutch enameled metal wall unit with 4 cabinets; 2 glass display cases and 2 drop down desk/bar cabinets and multiple colored shelves. Completely modul...
Paul McCobb Planner Group Modular Bookcases
Paul McCobb, Winchendon Furniture (Planner Group)
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Bookcases
Maple
Fantastic four-piece Planner Group modular bookcase system by Paul McCobb for Winchendon. Set consist of two maple wood base units on conical feet and two smaller loose upper units...
Bookshelf in Caviona Wood by Joaquim Tenreiro, ...
Joaquim Tenreiro
Vintage 1950s Brazilian Bookcases
Wood
Bookshelf in caviona wood. Designed by Joaquim Tenreiro for a private commission in the Flamengo neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 1950s.
Friso Kramer Asmeta Bookcase
Friso Kramer, De Bijenkorf, Asmeta
Vintage 1950s Dutch Mid-Century Modern Bookcases
Metal
Friso Kramer Asmeta bookcase. Rare Asmeta bookcase. Design Friso Kramer produced by the Bijenkorf 1953. Friso Kramer designed in order off Martin Visser for the Bijenkorf. 1953 Very ...
Rare Monumental Cabinet by Ico Parisi with Parc...
Ico Parisi
Vintage 1950s Italian Sideboards
Brass
This is an amazing cabinet in excellent condition. It has parchment panels and it is made from a rare exotic wood. Literature: Roberta Lietti, Ico Parisi Design Catalogo Ragiona...
Italian Modern Mahogany Cabinet or Bookcase, Si...
Silvio Cavatorta
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Commodes and Chests of Drawers
The base with five drawers, with a superstructure with a cabinet door, a shelf and a drawer, all supported by "ladder" side supports.
1950s Brown Teak and Aluminum Library by Franco...
Franco Albini, Gio Ponti, Poggi
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Shelves
Aluminum, Teak
Teak and lacquered aluminum Library, Franco Ablini for Poggi, Italy, 1950. Elegant Franco Albini library or room divider in teak. Shelves and units can be adjusted or put in diffe...
Architectural Cerused Oak Bookshelf Secretary M...
Unknown
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Bookcases
Bronze, Oak
Architectural cerused oak bookshelf secretary Mid-Century, France with iron legs, 1950s. Original bookshelf in cerused oak in excellent condition. Many details throughout. Many shel...
Ebonized Antique Style Napolean III Cabinet Boo...
Vintage 1950s American Napoleon III Cabinets
Wood
An ebonized antique style Napoleon III cabinet bookcase. Has non-adjustable shelves, wire front cabinet doors and decorative gold handles.
1950s, Set of Two Teak Bookcases Room Dividers ...
Vintage 1950s Swedish Sideboards
Teak
Two beautiful cabinets made of teak with black stands. Because the cupboard is pretty slim and open to form it is also very suitable to use it as a room divider. Each cabinet conta...
Italian Rosewood Wall Unit, 1955
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Shelves
Wood
Large wall unit, rosewood, Italy, circa 1955. This book shelf features five sections and three sections with cabinets. The This shelving unit is thus rather sections land the orde...
1950s, Teak Swedish Double Bookcase or Secretai...
Vintage 1950s Swedish Mid-Century Modern Bookcases
Teak
Beautiful double cabinet made of teak with black stands and made in Sweden. The cabinet contains six shelves and two cabinets with four doors (with original key). One of the cabine...
Bookcase by Franco Albini, Italy, 1957
Franco Albini
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Bookcases
Aluminum, Rosewood
Bookcase structure composed of rosewood with black-painted aluminum brackets on top and bottom, supporting two cabinets and adjustable shelves. Literature: Giuliana Gramigna’s Repert...
Midcentury Eames ESU 400 for Herman Miller
Charles and Ray Eames, Herman Miller, Charles & Ray Eames
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Cabinets
Steel, Chrome, Birch, Masonite
For your consideration is this Charles and Ray Eames designed ESU 400 for Herman Miller. This is the rarest 1st series ESU (Eames Storage Unit) A versatile case piece that makes a wo...
Book Rack by Jacques Adnet
Jacques Adnet
Vintage 1950s French Bookcases
1950 wall book rack in black stitched leather by Jacques Adnet.
Book Rack by Jacques Adnet
Jacques Adnet
Vintage 1950s French Bookcases
Black stitched leather book rack.
Italian Mid-Century Rosewood Bookcase and Sideb...
Vittorio Dassi
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Bookcases
Rosewood
Fantastic Italian wall-mounted bookcase designed by Vittorio Dassi in the 1950s. It's very rare and represents one of the mid-century modern masterpiece of the Italian design. The s...
Italian Teak Wood freestanding Bookcase by Vitt...
Vittorio Dassi, Edmoudo Palutari
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Bookcases
Brass, Iron, Teak
This bookcase is composed by four modules freestanding, suitable to be moving and placed at will in the home. Very rare to find the full version, equipped with five shelves, one big ...
Italian Teak Wood freestanding Bookcase by Vitt...
Edmoudo Palutari, Dassi et Figli
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Bookcases
Brass, Iron, Teak
This bookcase is composed by three modules freestanding, suitable to be moving and placed at will in the home, equipped with seven shelves, one central cabinet with drop-leaf door av...
Swedish Mid-Century Bookcase in Honduran Mahoga...
Vintage 1950s Swedish Mid-Century Modern Bookcases
Swedish mid-20th century bookcase rendered in mahogany with highly figured bookmatched Honduran mahogany front. There is one adjustable/removable shelf for the exterior. There are tw...

Mogens Koch Wall

By Mogens Koch
Mogens Koch Wall
Mogens Koch, Rud Rasmussen
Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Bookcases
Pine
Set of nine square bookcases in Oregon pine designed by Mogens Koch for Rud. Rasmussen cabinetmakers in 1933. Makes a very nice wall or can be used separately. Made in Denmark and in...
Adriaan Dekker for Tomado Three Modular Wall Ha...
Tomado, Adriaan Dekker
Vintage 1950s Dutch Mid-Century Modern Shelves
Metal
Modular shelves designed by Adriaan D. Dekker in 1958. Manufactured by Tomado in The Netherlands. It possible to fit multiple shelves together, thus achieving a personalized/modu...
Adriaan Dekker for Tomado Modular Wall Hanging ...
Tomado, Adriaan Dekker
Vintage 1950s Dutch Mid-Century Modern Shelves
Metal
Modular Shelves designed by Adriaan D. Dekker in 1958. Manufactured by Tomado in the Netherlands. It possible to fit multiple shelves together, thus achieving a personalized/modu...
1950s Brown Wood and Aluminum Library by Franco...
Franco Albini, Poggi, Gio Ponti
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Shelves
Aluminum, Rosewood
Rosewood and lacquered aluminum Library, Franco Ablini for Poggi, Italy, 1950. Elegant Franco Albini library or room divider in rosewood. Shelves and units can be adjusted or put ...
Midcentury Bookcase or Room Divider by W. Lutje...
W. Lutjes den Boer Gouda, W. Lutjes den Boer Gouda
Vintage 1950s Dutch Mid-Century Modern Bookcases
Beech
Rare and elegant midcentury bookcase, shelving unit or room divider, a Dutch design by W. Lutjens and produced by Gouda Den Boer, 1953. Beautiful because of its simplicity and tran...
Osvaldo Borsani Wall Unit for Tecno, 1950s
Osvaldo Borsani, Tecno
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Shelves
Metal
Osvaldo Borsani for Tecno, bookcase or wall unit, in metal and white laminated wood, Italy, 1950s. According to Osvaldo Borsani the home needs to be orderly, comfortable and easil...
Industrial Two Mesh Doors Iron "Bauche" Bookcas...
Bauche
Vintage 1950s French Industrial Bookcases
Iron
1950 industrial two mesh doors iron "Bauche" bookcase with eight removable and adjustable inside shelves.

Paolo Buffa Bookcase

By Paolo Buffa
Paolo Buffa Bookcase
Paolo Buffa
Vintage 1950s Italian Bookcases
Bookcase with drop front desk by Paolo Buffa. Petite bookcase of Italian walnut. Angular front with open storage and drop-front writing surface. Six lower drawers with wide ribbed f...
Pair of Large Ebonised Architectural Bookcases
Vintage 1950s Bookcases
A large pair of stylish Italian bookcases in black lacquered cheerywood, each with shelves, drawers and a lockable cupboard. Of good quality.   
Freestanding Shelf by Alfred Altherr for Freba ...
Alfred Altherr, K.H. Frei Freba Typenmöbel
Vintage 1950s Swiss Mid-Century Modern Bookcases
Wood, Cherry
Very rare freestanding shelf system by Alfred Altherr for Freba Switzerland 1955. cherrywood veneer with black lacquered wood grabs and holder. This shelf can be used as a room divi...
Modular Library Shelving by Reska Denmark in Ye...
Vintage 1950s Danish Industrial Bookcases
Metal
Reska library shelving was developed in 1949 by Rudolph Koreska in Denmark. Free standing cantilever structure with double-sided book shelves. It has four uprights which can be buil...
Scandinavian Danish Bookcase or Sideboard in Te...
Vintage 1950s Scandinavian Scandinavian Modern Bookcases
Teak
Danish bookcase cabinet in teak with dark blue back (looks black in images). The cabinet consists of two parts; sideboard and shelve part. So it can also be used seperate. Design...
1950s Oak Modulus Storage Cabinet, Sliding Door...
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Cabinets
Oak
Oak modulus storage cabinet with red lacquered drawers, sliding doors and shelves. France, circa 1950.
Pair of Antique Georgian Style Mahogany Corner ...
Vintage 1950s English Georgian Cabinets
Mahogany
Pair of antique Georgian style mahogany corner cabinets with concaved fronts. It's nice to find a pair and in such nice condition. They date from, circa 1950s period and have just be...
Italian Modern Teak Floor to Ceiling Wall Unit...
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Shelves
Brass, Iron, Teak
A modern bookcase, manufactured in Italy in 1950s. The mounting of this bookshelf is with pressure between the floor and the ceiling . This modular shelving’s system allows you to ...
Floating Bookshelf by Hans J. Wegner for Ry Møb...
Hans J. Wegner
Vintage 1950s Danish Mid-Century Modern Bookcases
Oak
Vintage Danish modern oak shelf with rustic yellow lacquer treatment. Designed by Hans Jorgen Wegner and manufactured by Ry Møbler in during the 1950s.
Wim Rietveld 663 Wall Unit for Gispen
Wim Rietveld, Gispen
Vintage 1950s Dutch Mid-Century Modern Bookcases
Industrial modulair wall system by Wim Rietveld for Gispen. This exemplar comes in a perfect combination of six cabinets with different colored front doors (grey, red, white, black, ...
Italian Modern Mahogany and Brass Bar Cabinet o...
Silvio Cavatorta
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Dry Bars
In three sections, the first with cabinet with two doors and a shelf above, the second with drop down bar with parchment, with shelves above and below and the third with cabinet with...

Franco Albini Bookcase

By Franco Albini
Franco Albini Bookcase
Franco Albini, Poggi
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Bookcases
Franco Albini Bookcase for Poggi. Mahogany bookcase with two upright supports, four shelves and one cabinet. Adjustable aluminum braces at top and bottom. Published: Repertorio del ...
Large Bookcase in Teak Produced in Denmark
Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Bookcases
Teak
Large bookcase consisting of four cabinets and six bookcases in teak. Produced in Denmark.
Midcentury Walnut Credenza or Display Cabinet
Edmond J. Spence
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Cabinets
Glass, Walnut
Midcentury walnut credenza or display cabinet with a geometric carved door, design attributed to Edmund Spence, circa 1950s. This piece is currently being refinished and can be compl...
1950s Bookcase, Maple Wood, Two Doors and Five ...
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Bookcases
Brass, Maple
Bookcase, maple wood, French polished, two doors and five shelves, one shelf inside. Italy, circa 1950.
Rare Danish Modern Teak and Seagrass Bookshelf ...
Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Bookcases
Seagrass, Teak
A rare teak bookshelf cabinet from the 1950s Danish Mid-Century Modern era. Quality craftsmanship throughout featuring a unique seagrass panelled sliding door with inset elliptical p...
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