Biedermeier Sekretär, Berlin, um 1820

A fall front secretaire of tapering shape with a Schinkel pediment including a top drawer, above a fall front fitted with a leather-lined writing surface and a fitted interior consisting of ten drawers and two doors, some veneered in birds-eye-maple and fine banding, above three long drawers raised on block feet. Mahogany in book-match pattern on pinewood with ebonized escutcheons. The piece is part of a private Berlin collection and has been thoroughly restored by the previous owner.

OF THE PERIOD: circa 1820
PLACE OF ORIGIN: Berlin, Germany
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Mahogany veneer, birdseye maple veneer,
CONDITION: Excellent. Wear consistent with age and use
HEIGHT: 4 ft. 11.4 in. (151 cm)
WIDTH: 37.4 in. (95 cm)
DEPTH:  20.47 in. (52 cm)
Price Upon Request

– Verkauft / Sold –