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Monumental 18th Century Open Library Bookcase



A large open display cupboard/bookcase. Made in Mantua Italy at the end of the 18th century for a monastery from local poplar and pine. Beautifully proportioned neoclassical style with ionic kapitels and fine moulding. Hidden doors in the colomns and corners. Scraped down to the original paint.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 120.87 in. (307 cm)Width: 133.08 in. (338 cm)Depth: 32.29 in. (82 cm)
  • Style
    Neoclassical (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Refinished. Replacements made: We added some missing shelves and small insets to the corniche and back. Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Vosselaar, BE
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU2023321336342

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    $6,800.31 Front Door Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 5-7 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Beerse, Belgium
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 2 days of delivery.

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