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Mohena and leather accent tables, 'Bird of Paradise' (set of 3) - Artisan Crafted Tooled Leather Wood Side Table (Set of 3)

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Artisan Crafted Tooled Leather Wood Side Table (Set of 3), "Bird of Paradise"

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Abel Ríos recreates the splendor of colonial art in richly tooled leather.... more

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Abel Ríos recreates the splendor of colonial art in richly tooled leather. Wonderfully detailed, colorful birds of paradise crown a set of accent tables that nest together when not in use. Ríos works in mohena wood, a fine Peruvian hardwood very similar in grain to mahogany.

  • 9.42 kgs
  • 20.8 lbs
  • 54 cm H x 46 cm W x 40 cm D
  • 21.25" H x 18" W x 15.75" D
  • 51 cm H x 34 cm W x 36 cm D
  • 20" H x 13.5" W x 14.25" D
  • 50 cm H x 28 cm W x 26.5 cm D
  • 19.75" H x 11" W x 10.5" D

  • Mohena wood, MDF, leather
  • Some assembly required
  • Made in Peru.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in the Andesicon info
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65

Susan

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09/13/2020

"Longtime dream come true to have these tables."

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Senor Rios and his familys work is so wonderful. Ive collected it and given it for years. As a retired metalsmith and fine arts artist I am delighted to see his lifework has made him as happy as mine has me.

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Bird of Paradise, Artisan Crafted Tooled Leather Wood Side Table (Set of 3)

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Carol

From California

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07/30/2018

"Gorgeous Living Room Accessory"

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These nesting tables are absolutely beautiful. I have one at one end of our sofs and two on the other end. The workmanship is colorful and the detail is so beautiful. I love seeing them in my home.

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Bird of Paradise, Artisan Crafted Tooled Leather Wood Side Table (Set of 3)

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Gary

From Glendale, CA

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07/13/2021

"A Real Standout"

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This attractive table has been in my living room for sometime and it serves well as a place for drinks, snacks or magazines. Visitors have always complimented me on how nice this little table is. It is also convenient that it has the practical ability to easily fold up and be set out of the way. I really am happy with this terrific table and the creative leather and wood craftsmanship that was used to make it by a very talented artist.

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JOSEPHINE

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06/26/2021

"ACCENT ROUND TABLE"

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Never in NYC could you find this table for this price, I just love it. Also have a coffee table that matches it, another treasure.

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Round Flowers, Mohena Wood and Embossed Leather Round Table

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Pamela

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06/07/2021

"a very comfortable chair for people with short legs"

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I gave this 3 stars rather than 5 because unfortunately it keeps breaking. When it arrived the back leg had pulled away from the chair. Novica was wonderful when I told them and did not charge me for the chair. I ordered another chair in its place, but not from the same artisan. I eventually found a friend who put in a screw to join the leg back on, and then used it for two months. It was very comfortable, much more so than the other chair Id ordered. But all of a sudden yesterday, the chair collapsed with me in it! Just folded up! This time the metal under the armrests has come off the armrests on both sides, and I can see that the screws that joined them to the armrest were small, just half an inch. The friend who put a screw in the back leg of the chair had told me that the one that broke was also small and he was surprised that such screws were used for weight-bearing. Id love to recommend this chair because of its comfort, but its taking time out of my life.

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Joelle

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06/04/2021

"Lovely accent table."

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When I opened the box, I was, wow this is beautiful. Wonderful craftsmanship. Lovely small, sturdy table.

Best Uses

  • I'm using it to but a large mineral/crystal on it

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

"At the age of 16, I joined my brother's workshop to learn to work with leather. At 21, I set up my own workshop and began to create the wood and leather designs that I am known for. I love the history that I am able to bring to my work. Since colonial times, leather and wood have been combined to create many practical and decorative pieces of furniture and art. My style is distinct and detailed. I use motifs from Peruvian culture and my workshop is known for quality. I love this art and enjoy teaching my workers the skills that were generously taught to me. Many of my workers have gone on to open their own workshops. This gives me pleasure. This is how we keep the art alive."

"I have found great success with Novica. I am now an established artisan and my work is sold around the world. I have the life I once imagined but, most importantly, I have made my family secure. My children are educated and they work with me - together we bring our love of Peruvian history and craft to a respected family project."

Abel no longer shares the rented patio with his chickens - the site of his first workshop. Today, the Rios family has bought that house and built a four story workshop on the adjacent land. They employ other artisans to help meet the international demand for their handcrafted products.

Abel is determined to give back - to share the good fortune that he has found. He employs two people who have thrived in the supportive environment his workshop provides. His assistant is intellectually challenged and one of his wood carvers is profoundly deaf.

Abel now has several full-time assistants.

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