Neoclassical Maison Jansen Style Steel Three Shelf Bookcase


Neoclassical directoire style three-shelf bookcase or display shelf made in the style and manner of Maison Jansen. The case features three shelves measuring 4, 16, and 29 inches high with a turned finish on the tops. The shelves are supported by five thick round legs with turned finial tops and turned feet. The top shelf has a galleried border and the legs and border have stylish x form motif stretchers conjoining them. Heavy and solid with a dramatic profile and patinated finish on the exposed steel. Perfect for a small library or for displaying curiosities. One piece that does not disassemble.

Dimensions: 60"w x 18"d x 36.5"h

Circa: 20th Century, United States

Materials: Steel

Condition: Good, minor wear consistent with age and use. Beautifully crafted with solid joinery. Age appropriate wear with a lovely aged patina on the metal finish. Oxidized patina as seen in photos that could be polished or left patinated.

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