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Antique French Carved Oak Cabinet Bookcase Renaissance Lion Black Forest Vitrine

Antique French Carved Oak Cabinet Bookcase Renaissance Lion Black Forest Vitrine

$ 6,745.00
Antique French Carved Oak Cabinet Bookcase Renaissance Lion Black Forest Vitrine

~Direct from France~
~Stunning, unique hand carved details on this 19th century French bookcase, in a 7 ft. tall, yet slender profile~
~High carved upper crown, with triple moulding above the wide frieze having carved floral and foliate design with dimensional carved mask center~
~Canted corners to both the upper and lower cabinet provide an elegant silhouette, further enhanced by the large, dimensional carved lions that flank the upper door~
~In Black Forest style, more of the large carved fruits and foliage continue down the canted sides below the lions and completely down the lower cabinet~
~Original wavy glass upper door is framed by carved moulding having an arched top~

~Full length drawer having carved Black Forest twig handle with fruits and foliage to the drawer front~
~Lower door panel exhibits more of the master carver’s skill, having huge round center medallion of carved Black Forest fruits and foliage with another fabulous, dimensional carved mask (look at the facial features, absolutely superb!)~
~More lavish carved moulding to the cabinet base~
~Quality throughout, pegged construction, well built by craftsmen of the period~
~A distinctive antique, certainly an exquisite piece for your home and heirloom for future generations~
~c1840~

Measurements
7 ft. tall…84.5”ht. x 36.25” x 16”.
Base only, 36.75”ht. x 36” x 16”.
Top only, 47.5”ht. x 36.25” x 14”.
Two upper shelves, 29” x 9”.

NOTE: All of our antiques are direct from Europe. I personally select each item for the quality, design and unique characteristics that you will always find in our distinctive inventory at Geaux Vintage Antiques.
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Shipping
Due to the larger size, this item requires freight service. White glove service, fully insured, FOB Shreveport, delivered and placed inside your home (first floor only). Typically 5-7 weeks, depending on your location. Free pick-up is also available at our location in Shreveport, LA.

Condition
Good antique condition, having wear consistent with age and use, with normal dings, scratches and imperfections, wood panel shrinkage. Key included, but old locks are not guaranteed. Staining and separations to the interior cabinets. Shelves once had accent lights added, now removed. Included multiple photos should be considered as an integral part of the description.

Geaux Vintage Antiques has a large inventory of French, English and European antique furniture, as well as an outstanding selection of antique home décor. …”with all that, why ‘Geaux’ anywhere else?”…

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