A French Directoire style large blonde walnut bookcase from the 19th century, with three glass doors and lower wooden doors. This French two-part walnut bibliothèque features a molded cornice, sitting above three tall glass doors, accented with black muntins. These doors open to reveal five inner adjustable shelves offering convenient space to display books or decorative objects. The lower section is deeper and showcases three sets of double doors opening to two inner shelves. The bookcase is raised on short feet whose straight lines complement the verticality of the piece beautifully. With its large proportions, clean silhouette and stunning blond walnut patina, this French 19th century Directoire bookcase will be a lovely focal point in any home, particularly placed in a living room or library.
Place of Origin: France
Period: 19th Century
Dimensions: 110.5"W x 19.75"D x 111.5"H
Inventory Number: SS46