1820s Swedish Gustavian Period Buffet with Carved Reeded Accents DLW

A Swedish Gustavian period painted wood buffet from circa 1820 with two drawers over two doors, carved reeded panels and tapered feet. This exquisite Swedish Gustavian period painted wood buffet from circa 1820, effortlessly marries functionality with elegant design. The buffet features a rectangular top with a carved beaded edge, setting a refined tone for the piece. Below, the structure comprises two drawers over two doors, providing ample storage while maintaining a balanced aesthetic. Both drawers and doors boast carved reeded patterns, introducing a dynamic texture to the otherwise sleek silhouette. This patterning is accentuated by the presence of brass hardware, its subtle gleam adding a touch of luxury. The doors, adorned with a discreet beaded frame, open to reveal a light blue-grey painted interior, a soothing hue that echoes the calming Scandinavian palette. Canted side posts flank the drawers and doors, enhancing the buffet's linear design, while tapered feet angled at the front elevate the piece both literally and aesthetically. With its perfect blend of practicality, refined details, and soothing colors, this Gustavian period buffet serves as a testament to the enduring allure of Swedish design, promising to bring a touch of 19th-century elegance to any dining room or living space.
Place of Origin: Sweden
Period: 19th Century
Dimensions: 40.5"W x 17.1"D x 39.37"H
Inventory Number: XX446
Price: $5,950