Rare Bookcase Designed by Andrew Szoeke

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

About

A big, beautiful bookcase designed by Andrew Szoeke with signature marquetry starburst. Open shelving unit is divided into five permanent cubbies, each with an adjustable shelf. A 32-inch flat screen television fits perfectly into one of the upper compartments. Case piece has centre door flanked by five drawers on each side. As functional as it is beautiful. A second bookcase with a slightly different configuration is also available.

Details

  • Date of Manufacture
    1940s
  • Period
    20th Century
  • Condition
    Excellent. Excellent. Nicely touched up, but not completely refinished. Some fading on the back of open unit, but not noticeable when shelves are in place. Shows very well. .
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    84 in. H x 72 in. W x 22 in. D
    213 cm H x 183 cm W x 56 cm D
  • Dealer Location
    San Francisco, CA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    U100621894016
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2010

Located in San Francisco, CA

More from this Seller

Rare Bookcase Designed by Andrew Szoeke No. 2
Rare Bookcase Designed by Andrew Szoeke No. 2
Andrew Szoeke
A big, beautiful bookcase designed by Andrew Szoeke with signature marquetry starburst. Open shelving unit is divided into four permanent cubbies, each with an adjustable shelf. A 32-in...
A Gilbert Rohde Bookcase
A Gilbert Rohde Bookcase
Gilbert Rohde
Wood
A very handsome bookcase or wall unit by Gilbert Rohde for Herman Miller, c. 1935. This piece is from the East Indian Laurel collection. Wood retains original color with professional ...
A Small Scaled Cabinet by Tommi Pariznger
A Small Scaled Cabinet by Tommi Pariznger
Tommi Parzinger
Walnut, Brass
This is a lovely two-door Parzinger Originals sideboard in walnut. Features handmade crown-motif hardware. Beautifully refinished.
Aldo Tura Parchment Bar
Aldo Tura Parchment Bar
Aldo Tura
Wood, Parchment Paper, Brass, Glass, Mirror
This is a stunning, sculptural bar by Aldo Tura. Bar illuminates when open. Retains original key. Signed with label on verso.
Pair of Chests Attributed to Archibald Taylor
Pair of Chests Attributed to Archibald Taylor
Ernest Archibald Taylor
Wood, Nickel
This is a very handsome and decorative pair of chests or dressers attributed to Archibald Taylor. Decorative gold drawers fronts are framed by a black-lacquered case. Antiqued nickel ...
Pair of Dunbar Nightstands designed by Edward Wormley
Pair of Dunbar Nightstands designed by Edward Worm...
Dunbar Furniture, Edward Wormley
Mahogany
A well-made pair of night stands in bleached mahogany by Edward Wormley for Dunbar. Each consists of five-drawers in graduating sizes with finger handles. Dunbar label in top drawer. E...
Dunbar Chest of Drawers Designed by Edward Wormley
Dunbar Chest of Drawers Designed by Edward Wormley...
Dunbar Furniture, Edward Wormley
Mahogany
A well-made dresser or chest of drawers in bleached mahogany by Edward Wormley for Dunbar. Consists of four center drawers with finger handles flanked by four drawers on each side. Du...
Studded Sideboard by Tommi Parzinger
Studded Sideboard by Tommi Parzinger
Tommi Parzinger
Wood, Lacquer, Brass
This is an iconic sideboard or credenza by Tommi Parzinger for Parzigner Originals. This model features four drawers with a felt-lined interior drawer as well as adjustable shelves. Bra...
Tommi Parzinger Sideboard
Tommi Parzinger Sideboard
Tommi Parzinger
Mahogany, Mirror
An elegant sideboard or credenza designed by Tommi Parzinger for Parzinger Originals. Features and single center drawer and retains original mirrored top. Although not signed, this pi...
Desk Attributed to Paul Laszlo
Desk Attributed to Paul Laszlo
Paul Laszlo
Wood, Leather
This is a very handsome ebonized wood and yellow leather knee hole desk attributed to California designer, Paul Laszlo. The desk consists of a single center drawer flanked by two drawe...
Biedermeier Secretary
Biedermeier Secretary
Ash, Ivory
Handsome Biedermeier secretary, believed to be of Swedish origin. Consists of four drawers, one over fall front and three under. Interesting configuration of small drawers with ivory...