Baroque Style Sideboard Walnut Italy XX Century

Italy Early 20th century

Code :  ANMOCA0152261

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Baroque Style Sideboard Walnut Italy XX Century

Italy Early 20th century

Code :  ANMOCA0152261

not available

Baroque Style Sideboard Walnut Italy XX Century - Italy Early 20th century


Italy Early 20th century

Style:  Riproduzione in Stile

Age:  20th Century / 1901 - 2000

Origin:  Italy

Main essence:  Silver Fir Walnut Poplar


Baroque style walnut sideboard made with ancient woods, Italy early 20th century. Front with 2 drawers in the band and a pair of paneled doors decorated with a central lozenge frame, shelf feet. Applied frames also used to decorate the uprights. Interior in poplar and spruce.

Product Condition:
Product that due to age and wear requires restoration and resumption of polishing.

Dimensions (cm):
Height: 111
Width: 150
Depth: 50

Additional Information

Style: Riproduzione in Stile

Age: 20th Century / 1901 - 2000

Main essence:

Silver Fir

Soft coniferous wood, used for rustic furniture or to build the chest, that is the structure, of furniture then veneered in more precious woods. It has been used since ancient times, its most valuable use is, in the Spruce variant, in the inlays of French antique furniture of the '700 . The spruce, more typical of northern Europe, in Italy grows mainly in the Eastern Alps at altitudes above 1300 m. The noblest use of this essence was in the construction of violins, guitars and cellos: Stradivari himself produced his famous violins with this wood.


Walnut wood comes from the plant whose botanical name is juglans regia , probably originally from the East but very common in Europe. Light or dark brown in color, it is a hard wood with a beautiful grain, widely used in antique furniture. It was the main essence in Italy throughout the Renaissance and later had a good diffusion in Europe, especially in England, until the advent of mahogany. It was used for solid wood furniture and sometimes carvings and inlays, its only big limitation is that it suffers a lot from woodworm. In France it was widely used more than anything else in the provinces. In the second half of the eighteenth century its use decreased significantly because mahogany and other exotic woods were preferred.


Essence considered "poor", it is a white wood, with yellowish or greyish shades, light and tender, which is easily damaged. It is used for rustic furniture or in the construction of furniture. The most valuable use it has had in the history of furniture is in Germany, in the 19th century, for veneers and inlays in the Biedermeier period.
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