Dwarf Bookcases

Low bookcases deliberately designed so as to leave the wall above free for paintings or pier glasses; generally having open shelves or doors with open grilles, instead of solid or silk-paneled doors.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
19887
Names
dwarf bookcases
dwarf bookcase
bookcases, dwarf
miniatuur-boekenkasten Dutch
miniatuur-boekenkast Dutch
librerías enanas Spanish
librería enana Spanish
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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300164496. The J. Paul Getty Trust.