The Carved Beetle Cabinet by Janis Straupe

Carved Beetle Cabinet by Janis Straupe

The Carved Beetle Cabinet (aka The Bug Cabinet) by Janis Straupe, a Latvian artist, is a one of a kind piece that took over three months to create.

Carved Beetle Cabinet by Janis Straupe

Cabinet by Janis Straupe

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Carved out of Alder wood, this armoire or storage cabinet is a timeless piece of functional art furniture. The piece took over 3 months to carve by a staff under Janis’ watchful eye.

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The interior of the Beetle cabinet has 11 drawers, a stationery section, a wine rack, area for paperwork and two secret compartments.

Carved Bug Cabinet




• sculptural storage/cabinet inspired by beetle
• 1 unique piece
• H 2m 22 cm x W 1m 44 cm x D 77 cm
• material – carved alder wood stained/oiled
photos by Garry Samuels

See more of the beautiful wood furniture by Janis Straupe at her website below.