A Swedish Gustavian style painted wood chest from the late 19th century, with four graduated drawers and carved garland frieze. Created in Sweden during the last decade of the 19th century, this painted chest features a rectangular top adorned with a carved garland frieze on the edge, sitting above four graduated drawers fitted with Classical hardware. Flanked with fluted side posts and painted in a soft color typical of the Scandinavian taste, the chest is raised on four short tapered feet. Boasting a nicely distressed finish, this Swedish Gustavian style painted chest circa 1890 will bring an elegant presence to any bedroom or living room.
Place of Origin: Sweden
Period: 19th Century
Dimensions: 35.5"W x 17"D x 36.25"H
Inventory Number: WW136