A Swedish Gustavian style painted wood vitrine cabinet from circa 1880 with light gray painted finish, glass doors and carved diamond motifs. This Swedish Gustavian style vitrine cabinet, hailing from the late 19th century, effortlessly marries classic elegance with practical functionality. Its light Gustavian gray painted finish with some wood showing, bathes the piece in a soft and timeless aura.
At the top, a gracefully molded cornice with dentil molding exudes sophistication while providing a stately frame for the twin glass doors below. These doors, a key feature, not only allow for a glimpse into the treasures within but also invite ambient light to dance upon your cherished objects.
Inside, three shelves offer versatility, catering to your unique display needs. Whether it's heirloom china, collectibles, or books, this vitrine provides the perfect stage for showcasing your most cherished possessions.
The lower section boasts two wooden doors adorned with carved reeded diamond motifs, adding a touch of depth and texture to the piece. The short tapered feet lend a sense of balance and proportion, while maintaining a light and airy feel.
In your home, this vitrine cabinet becomes a multifunctional masterpiece. Place it in your dining room to showcase fine china, silverware, and glassware, elevating your dinner parties to a new level of sophistication. Alternatively, use it in your living room as an artful display for books, objets d'art, or family photos, infusing your space with refined charm.
This Swedish Gustavian vitrine cabinet is more than just furniture; it's a testament to timeless design and impeccable craftsmanship. Embrace its grace and utility, and let it become the focal point of your interior decor, where aesthetics and functionality seamlessly converge.
Place of Origin: Sweden
Period: 19th Century
Dimensions: 43.3"W x 16.1"D x 94.1"H
Inventory Number: YY33