Black Forest # 4008

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Switzerland Black Forest Carved Bear Bench, Circa 1900
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Description

Solid walnut hand-carved black forest bear bench with carved centered standing bear, flanked by branches and oak leaves, two major standing bears with the original glass eyes, and a one board seat, Switzerland, Early 20th Century. Many relate the "Black Forest" furniture to be German in origin, but in reality they were made by a wood carving family named the Trauffers. This bear bench is an exquisite example with great detail and expression.

$ 20,000 Retail

Dimensions- 32" Tall / 60" Wide / 19" Deep

Materials- Walnut

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Reference # 4008

 

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