This modern sideboard was manufactured in Scandinavia during the 1960s. It is made from walnut wood and veneer with irregular strong grain from rare perennial defects on the tree. Burls yield a very peculiar and highly figured wood, prized for its beauty and rarity. The box of sideboard was finished in earth colors and the front has been hand-painted in Op-Art black and white pattern. It has a three sliding doors and mint shelves inside. The tapered legs have a wooden feet and look like compass hands. Minted vintage condition.
The sideboards has been partially restored keeping it’s natural patina. This is a piece of furniture finished according to the rules of the Upcycled Vintage course. Its form is original and dates from the 20th century, but the final finish has been changed by artistic invention or composition of parts from different original object. All treatment are performed by traditional methods, are consistent with the aesthetic of the age from which the furniture comes from and support the Zero Waste idea.