Barrister Bookcase

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Bookcase with glass doors in East Indian rosewood, quartered Mahogany and brass inlay.The inspiration for this piece came from the Regency Period (c.1800-1825) in English design. Rosewood and brass were popular materials during this time, and inlay designs were often simple and geometric. The "Mansard" top was also a popular furniture motif, based on a style of roof popularized in France by architect François Mansart (1598–1666).

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