Sebastian Errazuriz Magistral Chest Is One Sharp Looking Cabinet.

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Designer Sebastian Errazuriz’ Magistral Chest takes the quills from his 2010 Porcupine Cabinet to the extreme with this imposing maple, bamboo and plywood piece of furniture.

Sebastian Errazuriz Magistral Chest

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With an exterior layer of thousands of hand-placed sharpened wood dowels, this cabinet / chest / dresser has doors that slide open to reveal seven drawers and tons of functional compartments.

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The obsessive and labor-intensive process required a team of 12 woodworkers, who spent a total of six weeks individually hammering each skewer into the previously carved wooden structure.

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The sculptural cabinet continues the artist’s investigation into the boundaries between functionality and symbolism, walking the fine line between art and design.

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Hardwood Maple, Bamboo, Plywood and Metal hardware
Height: 24″ x Width: 23.5″ X Length (open):62″ or L(closed):40″ (61 x 60 x 157,5 or 101,5cm)

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