Chinese Export Elm Bookcase or Scholars Display Shelf Étagère


Qing dynasty style Chinese export bookcase or scholar's display shelf étagère constructed from elm. The four shelf bookcase features an open fretwork lattice design on the back and sides of each shelf. The middle shelf has two storage drawers with brass pulls. The case has a beautifully aged and faded patina on the finish. Supported on bottom with square legs conjoined to shaped spandrels and apron. From an estate in Beverly Hills, CA.

Dimensions: 34"w x 14"d x 67"h

Circa: 20th Century, China

Materials: Elm, Brass

Condition: Good, minor wear consistent with age and use. Excellent joinery and craftsmanship with age appropriate wear and fading. Faded, aged patina on finish as seen in photos.

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