Arne Vodder sideboard | Teak model OS29
Stunning vintage teak sideboard from Triennale series designed with reversible doors that allow you to change the appearance.
The signature drawer face / handle design has since been copied by many other manufacturers.
Unique to this early sideboard are the contrasting legs made of oak. All other sideboard i have seen / had were with teak legs.
The option for oak legs was available only early on in the production.
Designed for Sibast and awarded the Gold medal at the 1960 furniture Trienalle in Milan Italy, immdiately making it a classic and today even iconic piece.
The sideboard has 2 sliding doors which open to reveal shelved storage compartments. The shelves are adjustable by simply mobing the brass pegs on which they rest.
In additional are 6 equal depth drawers all with the signature curved drawer fronts that sets this sideboard apart from others.
What makes this sideboard truely unique and Gold medal winning is it's reversible doors. The doors are painted black on one side with elongated handles in teak while the other is all teak with the same handles.
The doors can be set in a number of way that suits the look you want.
All teak - All black - Teak & black
The doors on this sideboard have NEVER been turned with the black side out so the teak handles are unchanged in colour from when they were fitted at Sibast's Factory in Denmark.
Condition. The sideboard has been gently cleaned and refinished to the original teak oil finish. This allows the woods natural beauty and patina to be seen & felt
The black side of the doors with light scratches due to the shelves rubbing agains the door face.
All drawers with intact corners apart from the very bottom drawer where a small piece is missing (6-8mm) of the top left edge. Old dents repaired by previous owner on left side.
Sibast gold label afixed on inside of left cupboard side wall.
RATED 5/5 FOR INVESTMENT
Based on rarity & condition.
Design. Arne Vodder
Producer. P Olesen Sibast
Name Trienalle series
Year of design 1958
Width 72 inch / 183cm
Depth 19 inch / 48cm
Height 30 inch / 76cm