Interiors with Tansu 1 / by Shibui

Many people think Tansu and other Japanese antiques are won't work with the current design of their homes.  In this post I would like to share image of Tansu in several different contemporary homes.   If you have an image you would like to share let me know.   

Kaidan dansu From the book "Japanese Cabinetry" - Insight Design

Split clothing chests From the book "Japanese Cabinetry" - Insight Design

Mizuya dansu in a living room From the book "Japanese Cabinetry" - Insight Design

Kitchen chest in a bedroom From the book "Japanese Cabinetry" - Insight Design

Mizuya Kitchen chest from Matsumoto and desk from Takayama in an adobe house in Santa Fe 

Merchants ledger chest From the book "Japanese Cabinetry" - Insight Design