Rosewood CADO system on solid backboard
Vintage wall mounted shelving system with backboard, shelves and a chest of drawers all in Brazilian rosewood.
Designed by Poul Cadovius - Produced by System CADO - Model CADO - Year of design 1965
This system offers great flexibility as you can arrange the cabinet and shelves however works best for you and change them as and when your needs dictate.
There are two matching systems available, each system comprise of:
1 backboard 69 inch / 175 cm High
1 shelf at 8¾ inch / 22cm deep
1 shelf at 15 inch / 38cm deep
2 shelves at 12 inch / 30cm deep
8 shelf supports/brackets
1 base cabinet with sliding doors OR 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. One unit features a cabinet with sliding doors the other a cabinet that is a chest of drawers)
Condition: Very good, the rosewood is still predominately has its rich in colour, a good grain a unique patina and only minor signs of use. Only detracting damage to note are the few splinters of veneer missing on one of the shelf edges (this could be repaired with furniture restoration wax) -photographed.
The, effortlessly elegant, pictured set-up would work brilliantly in the alcove of a period or modern home and allow you to make great use of a difficult space.
Total system width 31½ inch / 80cm
Total height 79 inch / 201cm deep
Total depth 15¾ inch / 40cm deep