Bookcases & Wardrobes
Renaissance Revival Walnut & Burl Glass Door Bookcase
Item #: AF1595
Description: 3 piece bookcase with compound molding crown. 2 glass door bookcase section with 4 adjustable shelves. Lower base section having 2 drawers with stamped brass pulls.
Materials: Walnut & walnut burl. Various secondary woods. Glass front doors. brass pulls.
Dimensions: Height: 87-1/4". Width: 52-3/4". Depth: 18".
Locality and Period: Better factories throughout U.S. c.1870.
Comments: Fine example with spacious storage for books or to display collectibles.
Carved Oak 2 Door, 2 Drawer Bookcase c.1890
Item #: AF1579
Description: 2 door bookcase with shaped and carved top gallery having turned corner finials. Locking carved frame doors with glazed inserts (hairline crack in lower left door glass). 4 adjustable interior shelves. 2 dovetail constructed doors below with stamped brass pulls. Molded base with casters.
Materials: Oak. Glass front doors. Brass pulls.
Dimensions: Height: 75". Width: 45". Depth: 14-1/2".
Locality and Period: Likely Grand Rapids. c.1890.
Comments: Nice carved details. Practical size useful as a bookcase or display cabinet.