France | Alsace

Furnishings

Abundance and diversity characterize handcrafted Alsatian furniture. Traditional houses almost invariably feature benches that double as chests, along with wardrobes, canopy beds, sideboards and stoves covered in ceramic tiles or made from cast iron.

[peinture #04112]
#04112
Painted Cupboard and Signs
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Blacksmith's and cobbler's signs.
1946
France, Alsace, Lower Rhine, Strasbourg, Alsatian Museum
Study, coloured pencil, sketchbook
Credit: Frédéric Back
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