antique danish painted oak double wardrobe armoire dismantles 1800

ANTIQUE DANISH PAINTED OAK DOUBLE WARDROBE ARMOIRE DISMANTLES 1800


Price

£1,850
| $2,518 USD | €2,164 EUR


Item Ref

WA111

Description

A very substantial and outstanding oak armoire in the Scandinavian style of early Biedermeier / Empire, built around 1780 to 1800.
This wardrobe was made for a well-to-do household , country style, maybe for a landowners house.
- deeply fielded panelled doors and single panel sides
- rounded corners on body, brackets and cornice
- deep intricate and elaborately moulded cornice
- fantastic dove tailed and complicated construction
- original well designed plinth and bracket feet
- hand forged externall iron drop on hinges and fantastic internal door catches
- elaborate brass escutcheons
- box lock and key in working order
- wooden clothes rail
- original multi panel boards and sliding clamp fittings
- painted in Regency Blue, Crown Historic Range, matt chalky finish

Certainly one of the most splendid armoires we've had in recent years.
The construction and execution is of a good rural standard, it slots together very easily, despite it's size and weight.
The decorative detail is intricate, pleasing and minimalistic.
The depth of the piece is very good for hanging, 535mm, even for the broadest shoulders!
The style is perfect Scandi country, yet timeless, the condition is very good overall, with the mellow feel of a period piece.
The armoire dismantles for transport and access and is ready to use.
A fine usable armoire in style and condition, good for hall, landing, bedroom or lounge...
A one-of-a-kind...
Dimensions:
1600mm wide
2080mm high
660mm deep
535mm deep internally
Delivery 110 mainland England, for more remote areas like Cornwall, Wales, Scotland and isles, please email your postcode. For inner London, please add congestion zone tarif.
Self collection possible by arrangement from OL150JB.
Standard delivery is a one man service, door to door.
Please note that all our furniture is treated for wood worm, regardless if it has worm or not, using a very effective, non toxic environmentally sound product. Any wood worm damage worth mentionning will be stated in the description.
Internal Ref: WA111


Dimensions

Height = 208 cm (82")
Width = 160 cm (63")
Depth = 66 cm (26")



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