Antique French Provincial 3ft 11 Wall Hanging Rack (Circa 1850). Here is an example of a very good quality antique French provincial 3ft 11 wall hanging rack from the 2nd Empire period, circa 1850. Please scroll down to view detailed images of this item. Scalloped shaped frieze & sides.Five brass shaped cup hooks. Above the protruding canopy, there is a useful plate groove to enable plates to stand on top of the rack (to be displayed) to avoid them sliding forwards. Further below, the rack features a scalloped shaped frieze, which holds five original brass shaped hooks. The rack boasts elegant scalloped shaped sides too. At the bottom of the rack is a central well section which features carved flat splats to the front. Flanking this are two floral carved working drawers either side. The rack comes will wall attachments to allow you to hang it onto the wall. This wall rack features a rich warm brown chestnut colour.
As it boasts the original polish, it has a fantastic colour and patination; this can only be achieved through age and years of care and cleaning it has received. This item would look superb in a variety of rooms from the kitchen or dining room. This item would certainly grace any home and a great investment, as they are an extremely functional. So don't miss out your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture.
External height = 75cm or 29½ or 2ft 5½. External width = 118.7cm or 46¾ or 3ft 10¾. External depth = 20cm or 7. This rack is in excellent condition. The rack boasts its original polish, which is rare to see; this is why it boasts a stunning deep rich chestnut colour.
Nominal old use marks to the leading edges but nothing significant considering the age of the item. The rack features its original five-brass hand made cup hooks and brass drawer knobs. Free of woodworm, solid in joint (does not wobble) and ready to use. CINOA is the world association of Art & Antique dealer associations. All LAPADA & CINOA members abide by their strict code of practice by adhering to reputable standards of quality, expertise and integrity.
Yolanda Gray has dealt in fine art and antique furniture for over 35 years. Yolanda Gray has a special interest in Colonial furniture, specifically Colonial Four Poster Beds. Yolanda Gray also provides a variety of fine English Antique Furniture, Art and Fabrics to clients in the UK, Europe and further afield.
The item "Antique French Kitchen Wall Hanging Shelf Plate Cup Spice Herb Book Rack c. 1850" is in sale since Friday, October 17, 2014. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Furniture\Other Antique Furniture\Victorian (1837-1901)".
The seller is "yolandagrayantiques" and is located in Tarporley, Cheshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.