Rosewood CADO system by Poul Cadovius, 1965
Four rosewood bays of Poul Cadovius' wall mounted CADO system on solid backboards.
Designed by Poul Cadovius - Produced by System CADO - Model CADO - Year of design 1965
This system offers great flexibility as you can arrange the cabinets and shelves however works best for you and change them as and when your needs dictate.
The full system is made up of four matching bays, each bay comprises of:
1 backboard 69 inch / 175 cm High
2 shelves at 8¾ inch / 22cm deep
4 shelf supports/brackets
1 cabinet with glass doors and internal glass shelves
1 base cabinet with hinged doors OR sliding doors (currently no chest of drawers) each measure 16¾ inch / 42cm high X 15 inch / 38cm deep.
(The cabinets are the only differing elements on the otherwise identical units available. Two unit features a cabinet with sliding doors and two cabinets have hinged doors )
Condition: Very good, the rosewood is deep and rich in colour and has a good grain a unique patina and only minor signs of use. Only very minor age related damage consummate with age. All elements of the system are very clean and have a beautifully even Danish oil finish.
Often described as effortlessly elegant, the pictured set-up would work brilliantly across the wall of a period or modern home and could be used to accommodate a television, a collection of ornament as well as books, drink, cutlery, a dinner service etcetera.
Total system width 126 inch / 320cm
Total height 79 inch / 201cm deep
Total depth 15¾ inch / 40cm deep