Antique Wardrobes & Armoires

Read more. A very old pine single door Armoire, dating from the early ‘s, in very good condition for its age. Known as a “splitter” it separates into 2 main sections for delivery so should be fine A very decorative mahogany Dutch Armoire of beautiful original old colour and patination Circa A very useful armoire with a lot of storage space. Very nice patination. Carved with flowers and ornaments. With 3 shelves including 2 small drawers and 1 large drawer. France circa It is A small Edwardian English pine Armoire with a single door opening from left to right , and a drawer at the bottom.

The History and Use of Armoires

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View all sold items. Select a currency. Dating to the beginning of the 20th century, this German solid pine triple wardrobe is in very good condition and will dismantle down completely flat for ease of getting it upstairs Standing on turned bun feet, the wardrobe is divided in to 2 sections. There is a full width upper shelf to the interior of the wardrobe with the left hand side having a later hanging rail fitted and to the right hand side there are 3 shelves.

This is enclosed with a central mirror door later glass and 2 flanking doors which have applied gesso decoration and later working locks with keys. This is all complimented with contemporary moulded cornice section. This is a lovely piece of German furniture which would compliment the bedroom of any home traditional or modern. There has in the past been some insect attack to the wardrobe but this is minimal and has been sprayed with a 5 star 20 year treatment..

painted armoire

Just like any other type of furniture, the armoire came to be because there was a need for it. In this case, the need was for storage. Chests were used for these purposes for many years. Storage was needed not just for clothes, but also for large items like linens, rugs, and tapestries, as well as weapons and armor. There might also be space for hanging clothes.

Aug 19, – A French Armoire dating back to the ‘s. The main body is bookmatched Ash. The two doors have raised panels which are separated in the​.

Go to content Go to navigation Go to search Change language. Buy your ticket. Search ok. Previous work Armoire wardrobe. Next work Armoire said to be by Hugues Sambin. Conditions for Use of Images. Go to the artwork description. Decorative Arts 17th century. Author s : Barbier Muriel. The carved decoration of this armoire displays unusual exuberance and virtuosity. Its structure is characteristic of French armoires of the Renaissance and the first half of the seventeenth century: two separate sections and four doors.

The relief work was carved after engravings by Bartolomeus Spranger and Marten de Vos. The piece thus reveals the links between Prague artists and French artists via engraving.

Armoires & Wardrobes

Ah, the armoire, such a misunderstood piece of furniture. They have been used in European homes for centuries. Older homes were not built with closets, and homeowners had to get creative about making the most use of limited space, As a result, the armoire took the place of the closet for storing clothes and other personal items.

An authentic antique French Normandie armoire dating from the late French Mirror, French Armoires | French Cupboards | French Wardrobes | French Mirrors.

Learn how to take your home from blah to bananas. We’re dishing on all the ways to bring chic and unique style to your space. Warning: Decorating with Chairish can be addictive. Never miss new arrivals that match exactly what you’re looking for! Despite the fancy French name, vintage armoires are practical pieces of furniture that add useful storage to virtually any room. An armoire is a large, freestanding cabinet with two doors that conceal a main section equipped with a mix of both hanging space and shelving.

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Dating from the late s/early s, this is an extremely elegant piece with beautiful proportions. Made of Chestnut wood, it is quite rare as armoires in this.

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French Armoire

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EXCEPTIONAL FURNITURE * Regence rennaise armoire signed Jacques Tulou and dated (: La Chapelle-des-Fougerets 18e) c. late ‘s (Sold).

For sale by : one secret world gallery. Superb cabinet on mahogany base dating from the 18th century. Louis XIV style. Small four-door Louis XIV cabinet in walnut, it opens with four doors and two drawers, beautiful original condition, two-part construction, XVIII period, width with cornice , set in good condition. Very beautiful man-made bonnetiere from the pre-revolutionary era with low dimensions. Date In solid wood. For sale by : L’atelier De La Dorure. Very attractive 18th century armoire from Arles in carved walnut.

Perfect original condition including the lock and key.