Swedish 1820s Gustavian Style Gray Painted Chest with Carved Semi-Columns -- LiL

A Swedish gray painted chest from circa 1820 with three drawers, carved reeded semi-columns and tapered legs. Embrace the enduring elegance of Swedish Gustavian craftsmanship with this exquisite chest from circa 1820. Its medium gray painted finish with subtle hints of green and blue, its carved reeded semi-columns, and tapered legs embody the refined simplicity and timeless appeal of Nordic design. The chest's rectangular form, crafted from solid wood, exudes a sense of stability and understated luxury. The medium gray painted finish, with its delicate tonal variations, lends a touch of serenity and sophistication to the piece. Three drawers, seamlessly integrated into the façade, provide ample storage space for your personal belongings. The drawers' smooth fronts and understated design complement the overall simplicity of the chest. Carved reeded semi-columns, flanking the façade on either side, add a touch of architectural elegance and visual interest. The reeded pattern, with its vertical grooves, creates a captivating interplay of light and shadow, enhancing the chest's overall aesthetic. Tapered legs, gracefully supporting the chest, provide a sense of lightness and visual appeal. -- LiL
Place of Origin: Sweden
Period: 19th Century
Dimensions: 29"W x 16"D x 32.5"H
Inventory Number: YY71
Price: $4,950