Bruce Powell
Fine Woodworking

Cabinet with Bookmatched Walnut Burl Doors

Cabinet with bookmatched walnut burl doors

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

Dimensions: 28" W by 16" D by 44 1/2"H

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.