DescriptionA Fine Pair of Biedermeier Mahogany Etageres in the Style of Philipp Anton Bembé, Germany, circa 1820
68-1/4 h x 31 w x 20-1/2 d inches (173.4 x 78.7 x 52.1 cm)
The pair of etageres each having sloped roof surmounted by rectangular plinths, plain pediments with repeating carved giltwood and gesso leaf pattern, circular turned columns to front adorned with Corinthian carved giltwood and gesso capitals, four-shelf configuration with squared legs to rear, cased raised on acanthus-patterned carved giltwood and gesso capital flourishes atop fluted bun feet.
Some rubbing to gilding, minor flaking to gesso, scattered age-related cracking, minnor buckling of veneer to lowest shelves to each, finishes refreshed and minor areas of fill/restoration to veneer, with wear commensurate with age and use.
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