King Manuel I of Portugal is best known for his support of Portuguese maritime exploration. During his reign, Dom Manuel saw his fleet discover India, Brasil, and reach distant lands such as Greenland and Newfound Land, and solidified trading routs and agreements between Persia, China, Morocco and Portugal. This noble cabinet draws inspirations from his legacy, the Manueline aesthetic and style, and pays a tribute to Portugal’s most influential epochs.
Named after King Manuel I of Portugal, best known for his support of Portuguese exploration, this noble cabinet takes inspiration from the Portuguese Manuelino style and a city skyline.
Product features:This unique cabinet features a unique finishes and remarkable design elements, inspired in the classic Manueline style. The cabinet surface has a copper leaf finish, with a black lacquer gradient applied on the exterior. Its legs are made from solid mahogany, and are crafted to a traditional form, finished in high gloss black lacquer.
Observation for Mounting: It contains pads on the base to protect the support area.
Arts and Techniques:Joinery, Copper leaf application, Turning, Lacquering, Varnishing.
BOCA DO LOBO- furniture is an exclusive emotional experience, a sense of belonging and a state of mind. We strive to encourage sensational experiences by creating beautiful pieces which are passionately inspired and handcrafted in Portugal by a staff that loves what they do; experiences which pass on the feeling of exclusivity. Our designers possess an undeniable talent for composing pieces which stir emotion in their admirers. Our artisan’s wisdom, accumulated from years of experience, is instilled with love and dedication in the art that they perform. No detail or element is overlooked as we offer the best at the frontier between design and art. Each piece will bring you on a journey to sources of pleasure you may have forgotten, and take you to places you have never been before; a journey to BOCA DO LOBO world-a world of emotions.
Width/Length 110 cm (43 in.)
Depth 60 cm (24 in.)
Height 165 cm (65 in.)
Weight 57 kg
Cubage 1,43 m3
MATERIALS & FINISHES
MaCopper leaf, with black lacquer gradient on cabinet exterior; Mahogany legs with black lacquer finish.
Custom sizes and colors (gradient or metal leaf) are available with an upcharge.