George III Secretaire Bookcase Cabinet, England, c. 1790. Beautiful satinwood and mahogany with ebonized wood accents. The secretaire drawer opening to leather-lined writing surface, with pigeon holes and small drawers, flanked by two deep drawers. The inset glass bookcase doors open to adjustable shelves, with a central swan's neck pediment top. An elegant, stately, architectural piece. Provenance: Sotheby's New York, 20 October 2006.
- Of the Period
- Place of origin
- Date of manufacture1790
- Materials and techniques
- WearWear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
H 107.5 in. x W 97.50 in. x D 22.25 in.
H 273.05 cm x W 247.65 cm x D 56.52 cm
- Seller locationChappaqua, NY
- Seller reference number12-S
- Reference numberf115021712159356653fs
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