Antique Neo-Renaissance Bookcase Walnut Italy XIX Century

Italy Late XIX Century

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Antique Neo-Renaissance Bookcase Walnut Italy XIX Century

Italy Late XIX Century

Code: ANMOLI0237990

455.00
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Antique Neo-Renaissance Bookcase Walnut Italy XIX Century - Italy Late XIX Century

Features

Italy Late XIX Century

Style:  Neo-Renaissance (1820-1890)

Age:  19th Century / 1801 - 1900

Origin:  Italy

Main essence:  Beech Walnut

Material:  Carved Wood , Glass , Ground Glass

Description

Neo-Renaissance bookcase in walnut, Italy, late 19th century. Broken front, upper part equipped with three pairs of leaded and partially frosted glass doors, body with three pairs of doors decorated with carved rosettes and punctuated by Telamon pilasters, bracket feet. Richly carved with Renaissance style elements, such as frets and phytomorphic elements. Beech interior.

Product Condition:
Product which due to age and wear requires restoration and re-polishing. We try to present the real state of the furniture as completely as possible with photos. If some details are not clear from the photos, what is stated in the description applies.

Dimensions (cm):
Height: 261
Width: 282
Depth: 48,5

Additional Information

Style: Neo-Renaissance (1820-1890)

Nineteenth-century recovery and re-evaluation of forms and styles typical of the Renaissance.
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Age: 19th Century / 1801 - 1900

19th Century / 1801 - 1900

Main essence:

Beech

It is a semi-hard wood which, unfortunately, is easily wormed, therefore it is considered poor. Due to its light but variegated shades, from blond to reddish, it was nevertheless appreciated by French cabinetmakers. It was mainly used for furniture structures or, as an alternative to walnut, by provincial English furniture makers for popular works, mostly in the 1700s. The noblest use is due to Thonèt, who applied the steam bending of the beech in the making of the furniture, in particular for the chairs that took his name.

Walnut

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.

Material:

Carved Wood

Glass

Ground Glass

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