A French Louis XVI style blond mahogany bookcase from the 19th century, with glass doors, recessed center and pilaster motifs. Born in France during the 19th century, this elegant bibliothèque presents the stylistic characteristics of the Louis XVI era. Made of two sections, the bookcase is topped with a molded cornice accented with reeded patterns, sitting above four glass doors flanked with thin fluted pilasters, while delicate volutes of lighter hue adorn the top of the windows. The doors open to multiple inner shelves offering great display opportunities. The bookcase showcases a lower buffet with recessed center and motifs echoed from the top, and is made of four drawers resting on four doors. With its clean Louis XVI lines, large proportions and lovely blond mahogany patina, this French 19th century bibliothèque will make for a great decorative addition to any living room or office.
Place of Origin: France
Period: 19th Century
Dimensions: 95.5" H x 23.75" D x 92.75" W
Inventory Number: TT34