Art Deco Four-Drawer Bleached Mahogany Serpentine Front Commode

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Bleached and toned mahogany four-drawer commode by the fine furniture maker, Empire Furniture Company of Rockford, Illinois. Serpentine front is set off by canted front legs and brushed brass ribbon pulls with red and yellow veined Bakelite spacers. Veneered top has a beveled surround.

The Empire Furniture Company was one of several well made furniture manufactures in Rockford in the early part of the 20th century. Quality and design on par with Edward Wormley's work for Dunbar.

 

Details

  • Period
    1930-1939
  • Materials and Techniques
    Brass
    Bakelite
  • Condition
    Good. Very good lightly restored vintage condition..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    25.25 in. H x 47 in. W x 21 in. D
    64 cm H x 119 cm W x 53 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Chicago, IL
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU8419898539
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2008

Typical response time: 2 hours

Located in Chicago, IL

Associations:
  • 20th Century Specialists

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