Cabinet with Bookmatched Walnut Burl Doors

Jatoba
Jatoba

This cabinet is a modern interpretation of a classic Chinese round corner cabinet, a yuanjiaogui. The legs are octagonal in cross-section. Top and sides are solid jatoba in frame and panel construction.

Doors are 4-way bookmatched walnut burl veneer on show side and walnut veneer on inside. The doors pivot on custom blade hinges of brass.

Adapted from Chinese Domestic Furniture by Gustov Ecke.

Dimensions: 28 ½" wide by 16 ½" deep by 44 1/2" tall

Awarded First Prize in the BAWA's 2016 Biennial Exhibition, Advanced Cabinet category

Available for sale.

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