Mid Century Chest of Drawers
Mid Century Chest of Drawers | Bedside Tables
Ercol was founded in High Wycombe by Florentine born Lucian Ercolani in 1920. He took classic designs and lightened their heavy forms with pale woods and tapered legs. A good UK furniture design that produced solid elm chest of drawers.
By the end of rationing in 1952 post war Britain was desperate for the reviving forms of Modern furniture design. This was the inspiration behind the Stag Cabinet Companies choice of husband and wife architect team Sylvia and John Reid. They were chosen to re-create their machine made lines of bedroom chest of drawers and dining table pieces.
Although manufactured chest of drawers were in high volume, they maintained the well-built strength and affordability their customers sought. Their ‘C’ range in the fifties of oak and walnut chests of drawers, being one of their most recognised and collected series of bedroom items – A Pair of Mid-Century Rosewood and Ebonised Teak chest of drawers.