Drawers & Chiffoniers
Swedish antique Gustavian and Biedermeier drawers and commodes and Biedermeier chiffoniers for sale. Prices go from £999- £3950 so please call/email us for prices quoting the SKU number.
If you have a specific set of dimensions in mind and cant find the right antique drawers, we can design and hand make you a bespoke chests of drawers, commode or chiffonier in a finish of your choice. All bespoke drawers are quoted for on an individual basis and price depends on the specifications you choose.
Antique Swedish Chest of Drawers & Commodes
Our antique Swedish Gustavian and Rococo drawers and commodes tend to have an original or later painted finish with scalloped legs and often reeded detailing on the sides and panels. Very ccasionally you also find the drawers with marble or faux marble tops hand painted on wood. Our Antique Biedermeier drawers and chiffoniers usually have a golden birch polished finish with inlaid marquetry.
Generally antique drawers of both types will be between 75-110cm wide and the height can vary from 75-100cm or thereabouts with a depth of between 40-60cm. Antique commodes are likely to be a bit taller with some of the Swedish Biedermeier ones as high as 120cm with the antique chiffoniers reaching as far as 140-150cm tall. Our selection of early 1800s antique Swedish chests of drawers and commodes have been lightly restored and sympathetically repainted in the case of the Gustavian drawers and commodes. These very rare pieces make a great focal point in any room and provide fabulous storage at the same time.
The antique Gustavian chests of drawers and commodes are generally made from pine while the Biedermeier drawers will be golden birch veneers on pine or birch.