An absolutely stellar, classic, Danish, teak sideboard/credenza designed by Alf Aarseth for Gustav Bahus, Norway, circa 1960s. This stunning piece features a gorgeous, teak, finished, sculptural, raised back lip, and a sharply mitred front molding detail, with rounded corners, above four cabinet doors with sculptural handles. The left cabinet opens to reveal three felt lined dovetailed drawers, perfect for protecting silverware or other delicate items. The center cabinet has a removable shelf offering ample storage space. The far-right cabinet features two glass shelves, one is fixed and the other sits above a felt lined storage drawer with a distinctive design for storing glasses. Precisely crafted in exceptional teak grain wood, this credenza sits atop four original tapered cylindrical legs, manufacturer’s stamp (Gustav Bahus – Made in Norway) stamped on the back. Attractive classic modernist quality and design piece for the modern home one that will certainly make a powerful impression on a clean and modern interior décor.
Condition Report: No notable flaws, doors and drawers open smoothly, stable and sturdy construction, glass shelves have no chips or imperfections.
Manufacturer’s Stamp: (Gustav Bahus – Made in Norway)
Creator: Alf Aarseth (Designer) Gustav Bahus (Manufacturer)
Of the Period: Scandinavian Modern, Mid Century Modern
Place of Origin: Norway
Date of Manufacture: 1960s
Materials and Techniques: Teak, felt
Wear: Wear consistent with age and use
Measurements: 87.5ʺW × 17.25ʺD × 31ʺH