Baker Chinoiserie Painted Bookcase or Display Cabinet


Fantastic chinoiserie hand painted bookcase or display cabinet by Baker Furniture Co. Finished in French provincial yellow lacquer with idyllic scenes of birds, pagodas, and Asian villagers. Fronted by a large glass door with period correct hardware and skeleton key. The interior is fitted with two glass shelves and one bottom shelf. The front of the cabinet is decorated with a geometric design border. The sides have glass windows. The interior is lighted on both sides with an external control switch. Very rare early chinoiserie piece by Baker.

Dimensions: 42.5"w x 15"d x 91"h

Circa: Early 20th Century, United States

Materials: Hand-Painted Wood, Glass, Lacquer

Condition: Good, wear consistent with age and use. Excellent joinery with age appropriate wear.

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