Antique Large "Break Down" Armoire Shrunk From Germany with Original Polychrome Paint. This amazing original painted large armoire or "German Shrunk" was built in the traditional manner to "break down" into 4 sections, making it easier to transport and install, all resting on large bun feet.
The original polychrome painted finish (which is a wonderful example of the stylized faux painting of the era) has brown, blue and cream colored accents, including the two small lower interior drawers. Notice the original hardware including the wrought-iron hinges, lock and key hole cover. The armoire shows expected age related wear as seen in the level of distress to the paint, particularly around edges. The wear, raw edges, scratches/dings/nicks expected in an item that is close to 200 years old.
This impressive armoire has been restored and lightly waxed, protecting the lovely original hand-painted flourishes which make it such a special find. It is in solid/stable condition and is ready to be used and enjoyed. Please take a moment to enlarge the photos and examine the details up close.
The item "Antique Large Break Down Armoire Shrunk From Germany with Original Polychrome" is in sale since Saturday, June 26, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Furniture\Armoires & Wardrobes". The seller is "scandinavian_antiques" and is located in Round Top, Texas.This item can be shipped to United States.