SOLD - A pair of Swedish Gustavian style painted wood chests from the 19th century with marbleized tops, carved dentil moldings and two dovetail drawers each. Delight in the elegance of these 19th century Swedish Gustavian style painted wood chests, a perfect blend of function and form. Each chest showcases a beautifully marbleized rectangular top, tastefully juxtaposed with a delicately carved dentil molding below. Painted in a soft hue synonymous with the Scandinavian aesthetic, these chests blend effortlessly into a multitude of décor settings.
The front façade of each piece houses two dovetail drawers, each featuring a subtly raised, simply carved cartouche. Adding to the refined aesthetics, the drawers are flanked by modestly carved side posts, underscoring the attention to detail prevalent in Gustavian design. Each chest concludes with a carved apron in the front front, complimented by tapering legs – a thoughtful detail that contributes to their stately presence.
Plain sides and unfinished backs allow these chests to be situated against a wall. As practical as they are beautiful, the spacious drawers provide ample storage space, combining utility with style.
This pair of Gustavian style chests provides a captivating visual appeal, creating a focal point within any room. With their exquisite detailing and tasteful, muted color palette, they bring an aura of refined sophistication, representing a distinctive blend of practicality and timeless design. Whether you seek to enhance a traditional décor or add a touch of vintage charm to a contemporary space, these chests make an enchanting choice.
Place of Origin: Sweden
Period: 19th Century
Dimensions: 32"W x 17.25"D x 31"H
Inventory Number: XX499