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Biedermeier Desk with Extension, Polished Mahogany, Dark, Wooden, circa 1840
Polish secretary made of pyramid mahogany, polished. Made circa 1840 in the Biedermeier style. Beautiful proportions, expensive veneer, moderate ornamentation. Native bourgeois origi...
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Antique 1840s Polish Biedermeier Desks

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Mahogany

Baroque Painted Secretary Desk
Baroque painted secretary desk with metal hardware and large turned finials. The piece also features a two-door cabinet painted with red interior and adjustable shelves. The base inc...
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20th Century Baroque Desks

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Metal

  • Baroque Painted Secretary Desk
  • Baroque Painted Secretary Desk
  • Baroque Painted Secretary Desk
  • Baroque Painted Secretary Desk
H 94.00 in. W 39.50 in. D 18.00 in.
Art Deco Desk Classic Flamed Mahogany
Bookmatched flamed mahogany Art Deco desk. Classic rectangular shape with two outside doors (one with shelves, one with files) and center drawer. All surfaces veneered with very unus...
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Vintage 1930s Argentine Art Deco Desks

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Metal

  • Art Deco Desk Classic Flamed Mahogany
  • Art Deco Desk Classic Flamed Mahogany
  • Art Deco Desk Classic Flamed Mahogany
  • Art Deco Desk Classic Flamed Mahogany
H 30 in. W 44 in. D 30 in.
Mummenthaler & Meier Foldable Desk, Working station, Magic Box, 1960s
This absolute phenominal writing desk, was designed by Mummenthaler and Meier, circa 1960s. This small cabinet can be transformed to a real working space with drawers, shelves etc....
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Vintage 1960s Swiss Mid-Century Modern Desks

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Maple, Teak

20th Century Burl Walnut Beech Maple Wood Venetian Trumeau Desk, 1950
Venetian trumeau from the mid-20th century. Furniture of fabulous decor carved and veneered in walnut, burl walnut, maple and beech. Double body trumeau equipped with two large drawe...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Desks

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Mirror, Beech, Maple, Walnut, Burl

20th Century Inlaid Wood Italian Louis XVI Style Trumeau Desk, 1950
Italian trumeau from the mid-20th century. Louis XVI style furniture richly inlaid with floral decorations in walnut, rosewood, maple, boxwood and fruitwood. Double body trumeau equi...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Louis XVI Desks

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Boxwood, Fruitwood, Maple, Rosewood, Walnut

20th Century Walnut and Maple Wood Italian Louis XV Style Trumeau Desk, 1930
Piedmontese trumeau from the first half of the 20th century. Furniture carved in walnut with a pleasant maple inlay in Louis XV style. Double body trumeau equipped with three drawers...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Louis XV Desks

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Maple, Walnut

Amuneal's Loft 4 Post Work Suite
The loft work suite is a modular office system from Amuneal’s Loft shelving system. Posts in blackened steel are coupled with solid brass machined fittings in a champagne finish. The...
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2010s American Modern Desks and Writing Tables

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Brass, Brass, Steel

  • Amuneal's Loft 4 Post Work Suite
  • Amuneal's Loft 4 Post Work Suite
  • Amuneal's Loft 4 Post Work Suite
  • Amuneal's Loft 4 Post Work Suite
H 106 in. W 115.2 in. D 73.5 in.
Italian Secretary in Teak
Writing table, teak and brass, Italy, 1950s Beautifully and elegantly shaped Italian secretary in wood. The legs are unmistakably Italian and are angled outwards which give this p...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables

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Teak

  • Italian Secretary in Teak
  • Italian Secretary in Teak
  • Italian Secretary in Teak
  • Italian Secretary in Teak
H 43.31 in. W 27.56 in. D 24.81 in.
French Directoire Secrétaire á Abattant
French antique secretary bureau is made of merisier (prune wood). It has a Provincial Directoire drop front, one top and two bottom drawers. Main drawers and desktop lock with same k...
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Antique Early 19th Century French Directoire Desks and Writing Tables

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Fruitwood

  • French Directoire Secrétaire á Abattant
  • French Directoire Secrétaire á Abattant
  • French Directoire Secrétaire á Abattant
  • French Directoire Secrétaire á Abattant
H 54 in. W 35.5 in. D 18 in.
Spanish Trumeau in Lacquered and Giltwood from 20th Century
Spanish trumeau of the 20th century. Double body furniture in richly carved, chiselled, lacquered and gilded wood of fabulous decoration. Lower body with four drawers of good capacit...
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Late 20th Century Spanish Desks

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Wood, Wood

Poul Hundevad Rosewood Wall Unit Bookcase with Drop Desk
Stunning rose wood book case or desk. Sliding door on the bottom with file draw and shelving. Two pieces. Top is shelves with a locked drop down desk on the right. Measures: Top is 5...
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Vintage 1960s Swedish Mid-Century Modern Secretaires

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Wood

Dresser/Desk/Dressing Table Veneered with Mahogany, circa 1860
A piece of furniture on turned legs, with a liftable top and an extended desktop inside. Under the desktop, there are two drawers, including the one with compartments padded with a ...
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Antique 1860s European Secretaires

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Mahogany

1850s English Mahogany Estate Desk with Molded Cornice Upper Cupboard
1850s English mahogany estate desk with molded cornice upper cupboard. The cupboard enclosing contains pigeon holes and shelves with a fall-front writing surface and eight drawers on...
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Antique 19th Century English Secretaires

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Wood

Antique 1840s Italian Olivewood Secretary Desk with Chunky locks Brass Hinges
Antique Italian olivewood secretary desk with burled accents. 2 doors containing 2 shelves over a drop shelf with 4 drawers over 3 drawers.
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Early 20th Century Italian Secretaires

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Olive

Gustavian 18th Century Scandinavian Tall Slanted Desk Secretary with Glass Doors
A Scandinavian Gustavian painted wood tall secretary from the 18th century, with reeded accents, slanted desk and glass doors. Born in Scandinavia during the 18th century, this two-p...
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Antique Late 18th Century Swedish Gustavian Secretaires

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Glass, Wood

White Lacquer French Louis XVI Breakfront China Cabinet With Pull Out Desk
Regency style secretary desk / china cabinet. Top has four doors, two glass shelves, eight wood shelves, and a pull out desk. Base has four doors each having one shelf.
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Early 20th Century Regency Secretaires

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Glass, Wood

English George III Style Drop Front Secretary Desk with Bookcase, circa 1870
A gorgeous 19th century English George III style secretary desk with bookcase. The desk features beautiful mahogany wood grain, with cherrywood door fronts. It offers ample storage, ...
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Antique Mid-19th Century English Georgian Secretaires

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Leather, Glass, Cherry, Mahogany

Scandinavian Two-Part Painted Tall Secretary with Slant Front Desk and Drawers
A Scandinavian two-part painted secretary from the 18th century, with carved crest, slant-front desk, diamond motifs and lateral handles. Born in Scandinavia during the 18th century,...
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Antique 18th Century Scandinavian Secretaires

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Wood, Wood

Swedish Rococo 18th Century Tall Secretary with Bonnet Top and Slant-Front Desk
A Swedish Rococo period painted wood two-part secretary from the 18th century, with bonnet top, slant-front desk and lateral handles. Born in Sweden during the 18th century, this exq...
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Antique 18th Century Swedish Rococo Secretaires

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Wood, Wood

Danish Bookcase/Desk in Rosewood
Danish modern desk or bookcase combination featuring slide out writing surface, tambour doors, cubby storage system, and two adjustable shelves above. The base contains three storage...
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Vintage 1960s Danish Secretaires

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Rosewood

  • Danish Bookcase/Desk in Rosewood
  • Danish Bookcase/Desk in Rosewood
  • Danish Bookcase/Desk in Rosewood
  • Danish Bookcase/Desk in Rosewood
H 72 in. W 39.5 in. D 17 in.
Danish Modern Teak Secretary Desk
Danish modern teak upright secretary desk with pullout / pull-out writing surface. Has three small storage shelves and letter slots on middle shelf surface, an upper shelf for books ...
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Mid-20th Century European Scandinavian Modern Secretaires

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Teak

  • Danish Modern Teak Secretary Desk
  • Danish Modern Teak Secretary Desk
  • Danish Modern Teak Secretary Desk
  • Danish Modern Teak Secretary Desk
H 54.5 in. W 35.5 in. D 18.5 in.
French Boulle Napoleon III Secretary Desk
Unique Louis XV style secretary desk cabinet in Boulle style. Brass marquetry on a background of red tortoiseshell with gilt bronze ornaments. Upper part is a cabinet with two dra...
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Antique Late 19th Century French Napoleon III Secretaires

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Tortoise Shell

  • French Boulle Napoleon III Secretary Desk
  • French Boulle Napoleon III Secretary Desk
  • French Boulle Napoleon III Secretary Desk
  • French Boulle Napoleon III Secretary Desk
H 65.75 in. W 33.08 in. D 20.48 in.
Venetian Rococo Green Japanned Secretary Desk
With shaped arched cornice over a pair of doors enclosing a red painted interior with shelves over a fold down slant lid writing surface fitted with drawers, over seven drawers with ...
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Antique 1760s Italian Rococo Secretaires

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Wood

  • Venetian Rococo Green Japanned Secretary Desk
  • Venetian Rococo Green Japanned Secretary Desk
  • Venetian Rococo Green Japanned Secretary Desk
  • Venetian Rococo Green Japanned Secretary Desk
H 89.25 in. W 41.5 in. D 19.5 in.
Cabinet Secretary Desk by Cees Braakman
Wonderful piece from the Birch - series with the distinctive laced legs. Designed by Cees Braakman for Pastoe in the early 1950's. Bookcase with 2 shelves and a drop-down desktop wit...
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Vintage 1950s Dutch Mid-Century Modern Secretaires

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Birch

  • Cabinet Secretary Desk by Cees Braakman
  • Cabinet Secretary Desk by Cees Braakman
  • Cabinet Secretary Desk by Cees Braakman
  • Cabinet Secretary Desk by Cees Braakman
H 53.15 in. W 31.5 in. D 11.82 in.
Wall-Mounted Drop-Front Desk by A.A. Patijn
Dutch modern wall-mounted cabinet in European walnut designed by A.A. Patijn. Drop down desk with original key opens to a writing surface and compartments with glass shelves and a s...
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Vintage 1950s Dutch Mid-Century Modern Secretaires

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Walnut, Glass

  • Wall-Mounted Drop-Front Desk by A.A. Patijn
  • Wall-Mounted Drop-Front Desk by A.A. Patijn
  • Wall-Mounted Drop-Front Desk by A.A. Patijn
  • Wall-Mounted Drop-Front Desk by A.A. Patijn
H 36.62 in. W 33.47 in. D 14.97 in.
Antique 19th Victorian Curio Cabinet Secretary Desk
Antique late 19th century French petite Victorian cabinet secretary desk, circa 1900. Elegant with traces of old paint, good patina, pitch pine. An exquisite late 19th century Fren...
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Antique Late 19th Century French Victorian Vitrines

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Pine

Fine Paint Decorated Baroque Style Armoire Secretary/ Desk
A tall custom Venetian baroque shaped frame, the double doors with inset beveled antiqued mirrors open to two shelves. The slant front opens to drawers and a cubby hole. The lower ca...
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20th Century American Hollywood Regency Secretaires

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Wood

Light Mahogany Library Bookcase Secrétaire Desk Brown Leather Surface
We are delighted to this stunning circa 1880 light mahogany library bookcase with secrétaire desk A well made and collectable library bookcase. The top section has three height ad...
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Antique 1880s English Victorian Secretaires

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Mahogany

Swedish Art Moderne Drop-Leaf Secretary Writing Desk
Uniquely sized drop-leaf secretary in sleek golden elm. Leaf folds down to reveal shelves, cubbyholes and three drawers of golden masurbjork (birch burl) and a drop-leaf desktop - ju...
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Vintage 1940s Swedish Secretaires

Small Writing Desk / Secretary in Burl Walnut, 19th Century
Lovely little writing desk or secretary in burl walnut from the 19th century, England. Superb little piece of furniture very decorative and exceptional of quality that is not common...
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Antique 19th Century English Victorian Secretaires

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Walnut

18th Century Louis XVI Style French Inlaid Secretary Desk
18th century Louis XVI style French inlaid secretary desk with four shelves, five drawers and a drop down desk.
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Antique 18th Century French Louis XVI Secretaires

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Glass, Wood

Edwardian Hepplewhite Revival Mahogany Secretary Desk/China Cabinet, circa 1890
Antique Edwardian Hepplewhite Revival mahogany secretary desk/China cabinet/hutch, circa 1890. The cabinet having a carved crown with a shell molding, below is a shield-shaped bevele...
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Antique Late 19th Century English Edwardian Secretaires

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Mahogany

Chapman Italian Neoclassical Burl Wood Patchwork Olivewood Tall Secretary Desk
Chapman Italian neoclassical burl wood patchwork olivewood tall secretary desk. Item features 2 part construction, lighted interior with dimmer switch, 2 lower cabinet doors, 4 lower...
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20th Century Italian Neoclassical Secretaires

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Burl

18th Century Louis XVI Bureau à Cylindre or Roll Top Desk
An 18th c. Louis XVI bureau à cylindre, or roll top desk, made of solid and veneer of mahogany with oak and pine as secondary woods and retaining a nice French polish finish. Built i...
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Antique 18th Century French Louis XVI Secretaires

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Mahogany, Mahogany

Rare Alfred Hendrickx 'Belgium' Rosewood Drop Front Secretary Desk by Belform
Made in Belgium by Belform, this highly figured, linear-grained Jacaranda rosewood cabinet, designed by Alfred Hendrickx, serves nicely as a secretary or writing desk and could easil...
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Mid-20th Century Belgian Mid-Century Modern Cabinets

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Jacaranda

19th Century American Mahogany Cylinder Bookcase/Secretary/Desk, circa 1860
Fine antique 19th century american mahogany cylinder bookcase/secretary/desk, circa 1860. The bookcase having twin doors with astragal glazing and enclosing three shelves. The base h...
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Antique Mid-19th Century American Victorian Bookcases

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Mahogany

Victorian Eastlake 1870 Cylinder Roll Top Secretaire Desk Bookcase Glazed Doors
We are delighted to offer for sale this lovely original circa 1870 Victorian Eastlake cylinder roll top secretaire desk bookcase A good looking well made and multi-functional piec...
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Antique 1870s English Victorian Secretaires

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Mahogany

Tall Mahogany and Yew Wood Chippendale Style Computer Secretary Desk
High quality 103" (8.6") Chippendale style two piece bookcase computer secretary desk. Item features: Beautiful yew wood and mahogany construction, banded borders, pierce carved arch...
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Late 20th Century American Chippendale Secretaires

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Brass

Victorian Library Burr Pollard Oak Library Bookcase Drop Front Secretaire Desk
We are delighted to offer for sale this stunning and very rare John Reid & Sons Victorian Library bookcase in Pollard Burr oak with oxblood leather drop front secretaire desk A ve...
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Antique 19th Century English Victorian Bookcases

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Oak

18th Century French Louis XV Carved Walnut Secretary Desk Display Bookcase
Useful and beautiful, this elegant antique fruitwood "secretaire an abattant" or "Dos d'Ane" (secretary bookcase) is an essential piece of furniture for a study or library. The tradi...
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Antique Mid-18th Century French Louis XV Secretaires

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Glass, Walnut

Tall Antique Indonesian Secretary with Glass Panels
A tall Indonesian antique secretary with twin glass panel doors, 19th century. Polychromed wood, three shelves, two drawers. Ornately carved cabriole legs and trim with ball and claw...
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Antique Late 19th Century Indonesian British Colonial Furniture

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Wood, Glass

English Chinoiserie Secretary with Mirrored Doors
This early 20th century five-drawer secretary is made of wood stained in a deep black color with chinoiserie. Adorning the facade of the secretary are intricate painted scenes of Chi...
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Early 20th Century English Queen Anne Secretaires

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Mirror, Wood

French Empire Secretaire a Abattant with Cuban Acajou Mahogany
This secretaire a abattant is the in French Empire style and is veneered in Cuban acajou mahogany, with bronze doré mounts and a gray Saint Anne marble top. The piece has three lo...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Secretaires

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Marble, Bronze

Mid-Century Modern Danish Teak Secretary with Bookshelf
This stunning vintage modern secretary combines Mid-Century Danish style with space saving versatility. Four shelves for storage and display are complimented by three spacious drawer...
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Vintage 1960s Danish Mid-Century Modern Secretaires

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Teak

English Georgian Period Bureau Bookcase/Secretaire with Swans Neck Pediment
English mahogany Georgian Bureau bookcase/secretaire with swans neck pediment above astragal glazed doors enclosing three adjustable shelves. The fall front desk opens to reveal an o...
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Antique Late 18th Century English Georgian Secretaires

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Mahogany

19th Century English Mahogany Wood Bookcase with Secretaire
Elegant taffinato bookcase antique mahogany made in the mid-1800 century. Characterized by a high part with display cabinet to store elegant items in view or to need also usable as a...
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Antique 1880s English Bookcases

Materials

Mahogany

English Mahogany Tambour Graduated Hinged Secretary with Bookcase, Circa 1800
English mahogany secretary with a carved molded dental cornice, two hinged upper case doors revealing three adjustable interior shelves, tambour desk fitted with interior leather too...
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Antique Early 1800s English George III Secretaires

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Brass

18th Century Swedish Baroque Period Secretary with Library in Original Paint
A Swedish Baroque period slant-front secretary from the 18th century in two parts with arched cornice and shaped apron. Brass hardware and original locks, circa 1770. The paint has b...
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Antique 18th Century Swedish Baroque Secretaires

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Brass

19th Century Italian Lombardy Trumeau Secretary Walnut with Burl Veneer Ca 1840
Exquisite Louis XIV Italian Trumeau cassettone version of the French Secretaire, featuring solid walnut and fine walnut burl veneer artistry. A lovely scale, both stately and delicat...
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Antique Early 19th Century Italian Louis XIV Secretaires

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Walnut

American Mahogany Oxbow Swan Neck Secretary with Bookcase, Salem, Ma. Circa 1790
American mahogany oxbow secretary with an upper case swan's neck pierced pediment, hinged bookcase with two book matched blind doors reveling two interior adjustable shelves, lower c...
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Antique 1790s American American Colonial Secretaires

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Brass

18th Century English Queen Anne Walnut and Burl Secretary with 7 Secret Drawers
Created in England circa 1720, and made of walnut and burl, this elegant antique secretary is built in two sections; the upper section boasting a desirable bonnet Top is decorated wi...
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Antique Early 18th Century English Queen Anne Secretaires

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Leather, Mercury Glass, Walnut, Burl

18th Century Danish Late Baroque Secretaire
Fine 18th century Danish late Baroque secretaire in its original finish with three drawers in the bottom half. The desk compartment features four drawers and the top vitrine has two ...
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Antique 18th Century Danish Baroque Cabinets

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Wood

  • 18th Century Danish Late Baroque Secretaire
  • 18th Century Danish Late Baroque Secretaire
  • 18th Century Danish Late Baroque Secretaire
  • 18th Century Danish Late Baroque Secretaire
H 80.71 in. W 34.65 in. D 20.87 in.
Early 19th Century Georgian Chinoiserie Bureau Bookcase
This early 19th century English Georgian Chinoiserie secretary or bureau bookcase features two mirrored doors opening to three shelves and a slant-front desk with folio racks and dra...
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Antique Early 19th Century English Georgian Secretaires

Sheraton Mahogany Bureau Bookcase
Sheraton mahogany bureau bookcase. With a moulded cornice and glazed and mullioned doors opening to three shelves. A fall-front desk with original brass oval handles opens to folio r...
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Antique 1820s Sheraton Bookcases

Materials

Mahogany

  • Sheraton Mahogany Bureau Bookcase
  • Sheraton Mahogany Bureau Bookcase
  • Sheraton Mahogany Bureau Bookcase
  • Sheraton Mahogany Bureau Bookcase
H 90 in. W 49.5 in. D 24 in.
Early 19th Century Swedish Dome Top Secretary
An early 19th century Swedish secretary. This piece features a decorative dome top pediment, with two panelled doors beneath opening to storage shelves. A slanted front desk opens to...
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Antique 19th Century Swedish Secretaires

Materials

Wood

  • Early 19th Century Swedish Dome Top Secretary
  • Early 19th Century Swedish Dome Top Secretary
  • Early 19th Century Swedish Dome Top Secretary
  • Early 19th Century Swedish Dome Top Secretary
H 83.67 in. W 50.01 in. D 18.51 in.
Mid-Century Modern Secretaire by František Mezulánik for UP Závody, 1960s
Iconic Secretaire was designed by František Mezulánik for UP Závody in circa 1963. Secretaire features one shelve, three large drawers and hinged door with inner shelves and one li...
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Vintage 1960s Czech Mid-Century Modern Secretaires

Materials

Ash, Mahogany

Antique Edwardian Inlaid Walnut Secrétaire Bookcase Bureau Scotland 1900, B1636
Antique Edwardian inlaid walnut secrétaire bookcase bureau, Scotland 1900, B1636 $1650 Scotland, 1900 Solid walnut and veneer Original finish Moulded cornice above Inlaid g...
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Antique Early 1900s Scottish Edwardian Secretaires

Materials

Walnut

20th Century Walnut Burl and Beech Italian Trumeau, 1950
Lombard trumeau of the mid-20th century. Moved and rounded, double body, richly carved in walnut, burl and beech woods of beautiful lines and pleasant decor. Trumeau with a working k...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Cabinets

Materials

Wood

Chinoiserie Secretary
An exquisite red with gilt chinoiserie pattern design secretary, two doors at top with fitted interior, centre desk portion opens to show cubby holes and shelves, base with four draw...
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20th Century English Chinoiserie Secretaires

Materials

Wood

  • Chinoiserie Secretary
  • Chinoiserie Secretary
  • Chinoiserie Secretary
  • Chinoiserie Secretary
H 102 in. W 52 in. D 21 in.
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