A Swedish Gustavian period painted wood chest from circa 1790 with three drawers, linear hardware and carved fluted feet. Embodying the refined simplicity of the Swedish Gustavian era, this painted wood chest from circa 1790 offers a serene and timeless aesthetic, perfectly suited for a bedroom setting. The chest's soft painted color, complemented by a touch of subtle distressing, is reflective of the Scandinavian taste for understated elegance and has the ability to enhance various interior design themes.
Comprised of three generous drawers, this Gustavian chest provides ample storage while maintaining its delicate visual appeal. The linear hardware, a minimalist yet highly functional feature, adds to the chest's streamlined look without detracting from its innate charm.
Perhaps the most striking aspect is the carved fluted feet, a thoughtful detail that elevates the chest from a mere utilitarian piece to a work of art. Their subtle carving captures the essence of the period's craftsmanship, making this chest a treasured addition to any home.
Ideal as a bedroom accent, this Swedish Gustavian period painted wood chest marries historical grace with practicality. Its beauty and functionality make it not only a piece of furniture but a conversation starter, sure to be admired by all who appreciate fine antiques and Scandinavian design.
Place of Origin: Sweden
Period: 18th Century
Dimensions: 43.75"W x 17.5"D x 36.5"H
Inventory Number: XX407