Art Deco Chest in Book-matched Mahogany & Exotic Elm, Manner of Eliel Saarinen

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This handsome chest of drawers was realized in the United States, circa 1940, by Rway Furniture Co. in the manner of Eliel Saarinen. It is composed of book-matched mahogany with exotic elm inlays; splayed legs; and three spacious drawers offering generous storage capabilities. This piece represents an excellent example of the Machine Age's influence on Art Deco in America. With its clean modernist lines, superlative craftsmanship and beautiful hardwoods, this piece is as versatile as it is aesthetically refined. It would be a winning addition to any style of interior from classic Deco to contemporary. Mint restored condition.

American, Circa 1940

Dimensions:
22"D X 47.75"W X 34"H

Details

    Dimensions
    34 in. H x 47.75 in. W x 22 in. D
    86 cm H x 121 cm W x 56 cm D
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    14081179344788
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