Exceptional Mid Century bookcase / display cabinet, designed by John van Koert for Drexel Furniture’s “Projection” circa 1957. Featuring dual, original, removable sliding glass doors each with etched recessed finger pulls for easy movement. The glass doors glide to each side opening to reveal a finished walnut interior with one long adjustable shelf and a fixed lower shelf each have a plate groove for showcasing your china or other valuables with style and elegance. The walnut wood grain is naturally highlighted throughout. Drexel Furniture’s signature manufacturer stamp on back side dated 1957. The cabinet sits on beautiful sculpture legs. This piece has been very well taken care of over the years, this versatile piece with ample storage would be a stylish addition to any room in your home or office and could also serve as a base for your t.v. and electronics.
Condition Report: Overall good original vintage condition. Very sturdy, the interior is clean; cabinet doors slide smoothly. Overall, a very fine presentation.
Designer: John van Koert
Place of Origin: United States
Of the Period: Mid-Century Modern
Design Period: 1950’s
Materials and Techniques: Walnut, glass
Condition: Great vintage condition
Wear: Wear consistent with age and use
Measurement: 31″ tall x 46.5 ″ wide x 13.13 ″ D