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Vintage Danish 2-Bay Rosewood Modular Wall Unit by Poul Cadovius for Cado 1960s.

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Vintage Danish 2-Bay Rosewood Modular Wall Unit by Poul Cadovius for Cado 1960s. Mid-Century Modern 2 bay shelving system model Cado with back panels. This is a original vintage floating bookcase designed by Danish architect Poul Cadovius. Cadovius had the revolutionary idea to design a floating, modular shelving system that would maximize floor space and signify the end of conformity in shelving. He first designed the model Royal with brass shelf brackets and a few years later the model Cado with wooden shelf brackets. He also named the company Cado. Versatile and flexible floating bookcase that allows for continuous rearranging to suit individual needs. Cabinets and shelves can be placed as desired. Suitable for both living room, home office or library. The cabinet with the drop down has a mirrored back, part white interior and one small drawer. Excellent for e.g. bar cabinet. The drawer module has three wide drawers. This set consists of: 2 Panels, measuring together 160.5 x 211.5 cm 1 Cabinets with drop down door, 38 x 80 x 42.5 cm 1 Chest of drawers, 38 x 80 x 42.5 cm 5 Shelves, depth 22 cm Stamped "Made in Denmark" on the back of the shelves. Vintage condition with natural patina. Nicks and scratches. A repair to the back of the drawer unit. Scratches, color differences and veneer repairs to the back panels. All surfaces has been cleaned and polished, ready for use. Stunning Rosewood pattern.
  • Creator:
    Cado (Manufacturer),Poul Cadovius (Designer)
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 83.27 in (211.5 cm)Width: 63.19 in (160.5 cm)Depth: 15.75 in (40 cm)
  • Style:
    Scandinavian Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques:
  • Place of Origin:
  • Period:
  • Date of Manufacture:
    1960-1969
  • Condition:
    Repaired: A repair to the back of the drawer unit. Scratches, color differences and veneer repairs to the back panels. Wear consistent with age and use. Vintage condition with natural patina. Nicks and scratches. A repair to the back of the drawer unit. Scratches, color differences and veneer repairs to the back panels. All surfaces has been cleaned and polished, ready for use. Stunning Rosewood patt.
  • Seller Location:
    Asaa, DK
  • Reference Number:
    Seller: 12121stDibs: LU4897238966012
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