A French Louis XVI style two-part walnut bookcase from circa 1890 with glass doors in the upper section flanked with slender Doric style pilasters, pull-out drawers and wooden doors at the bottom. Introduce a touch of classic French elegance to your interior with this stunning Louis XVI-style two-part walnut bookcase, dating back to circa 1890. An exquisite piece that effortlessly balances form and function, it is ideal for those seeking a statement piece that also provides versatile storage and display options.
The upper part features glass doors framed by slender Doric-style pilasters that perfectly embody the grandeur and sophistication of Louis XVI design. The doors open to reveal interior shelves, ready to house your favorite literature or cherished collectibles. The narrower design of the upper section enhances the overall elegance of the piece, creating a lighter, more sophisticated silhouette.
Below, the bookcase showcases two pull-out drawers lined with green felt. Adding to the overall grandeur of this piece, the bottom section is wider and boasts two wooden doors with recessed panels, also flanked by Doric-style pilasters.
Topped with a beautifully molded cornice and exhibiting a timeless finish, this French Louis XVI-style bookcase offers both visual and functional appeal. Whether integrated into a classic or contemporary interior, this piece is sure to make a bold statement, radiating unrivaled charm and sophistication.
Place of Origin: France
Period: 19th Century
Dimensions: 46.75"W x 21.25"D x 94"H
Inventory Number: WW195