A Dutch burr walnut chest of drawers with 'bakwaaier'

A Dutch burr walnut chest of drawers with 'bakwaaier'

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Offered by Limburg Antiquairs



A Dutch burr walnut chest of drawers with 'bakwaaier'                             A Dutch burr walnut chest of drawers with 'bakwaaier'

The drawer front is vertical, so-called "organ shaped". This curvature is reminiscent of a church organ.
 
The bottom drawer has an accolade-shaped molding, a kind of plume motif. This is called a bakwaaier.
 
Dutch, circa 1740.
 
Literature:
 
The Dutch Furniture Book by Drs. Annigje Hofstede, pages 95, 99, 101.
 
Dutch furniture from Baroque to Biedermeier by Drs. Annigje Hofstede , 1700-1830.
 
Salomon Stodel Antiquités,Amsterdam, 2011, page 44-45
Period
Circa 1740
Reference
100-354
Sizes
85 x 88 x 57 cm

Offered by

Limburg Antiquairs

Denneweg 45
2514CD Den Haag
The Netherlands

+31 703455103
+31 653177819
http://www.limburgantiquairs.com/

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