Typically ornate shelves, of a type that would have been common in
many Scandinavian farm houses in C18th. They are very ornate & elegant, with
carved Acanthus swags & carved supports. They would also look good in any
of the light Gustavian palette colours.
The upper shelf is painted Swedish blue/grey with silver detailing on the Swag moulding. Note the shelf supports are set in from the ends, for an interesting look. The RH photo shows this with a wall clcok above it.
The lower one is painted in typical strong Norwegian colours. Lengths are by increments of approx. 1ft, ie 1', 2', 3', 4'. 17cm - 20cm deep. They can also be supplied as a single swag shelf or as corner shelves. Made to order. They can be painted any colour(s) you like.
Another colour variation of the 3 swag shelf. This time painted in antique white & gold. Note the shelf supports are at the end of the shelf. below is a close up of the carved & painted swag.
Another colourway shown for a 3 swag shelf, in a brighter Swedish blue, with gold highlights on the carvings. Made to order.
The double version of the shelf, shown in a Swedish typical colour combination of antique white and gold. Width approx. 24". Made to order.
A single swag version of the above shelves, showing the carving in better detail. To give you an idea of the variety of finishes you can do, we have shown this painted a deep blue with silver detailing and marbled top. Made to order.
We can adapt these designs to make corner shelves. LH photo shows a single swag corner shelf, in dark brown & gold finish. The RH photo shows a 2 swag corner shelf in antique white & gold finish, Width approx. 23".
This is an example of a one-off shelf made to order for a customer. The usual Acanthus carved design was adapted for a corner shelf, in Solid wood. made to order.
A typical ornate Scandinavian shelf. Painted old grey with gold finish scroll moulding. Size 33cm x 49cm x 15cm. Made to order.
A couple of different sized plate racks, using our Acanthus carved design mouldings. These are shown in more detail on the plate rack page.