Empire Sekretär, Frankreich, um 1820


Surmounted by a Belgian marble top, fitted with a frieze drawer, the fall inclosing a fitted interior with tooled original leather lined panel, a compartment with 7 various small drawers and one long drawer above two small detached columns. The lower part opens by two folding doors, revealing three drawers in mahogany veneer on oak. The escritoire with flamed Cuban mahogany providing an outstanding decorative effect and with two detached columns with finely chased ormolu rings on top and bottom.


PERIOD: Empire
PLACE OF ORIGIN: France
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: mahogany, gilt-bronze
CONDITION: Excellent. In restored mint condition.
HEIGHT: 4 ft. 5.9 in. (137 cm)
WIDTH:  38.19 in. (97 cm)
DEPTH:  18.9 in. (48 cm)
Price Upon Request