Skip to main content
  • Want more images or videos?
    Request additional images or videos from the seller
1 of 11

Small 18th Century Mahogany Secretaire Bookcase



A small late 18th century secretaire bookcase / cabinet. George III period, circa 1790. Of very good rich color. Inlaid and crossbanded throughout. Only 2'5" wide. Mounts are correct for period but apparently replaced in the 19th century. The domed pediment is centred with a satinwood lozenge. The whole raised on swept bracket feet, with a shaped apron. A lovely antique in excellent condition. From a deceased estate. Measures: Height 76 1/2" Width 2' 5" Depth 16 1/2".


  • Dimensions
    Height: 76.5 in. (194.31 cm)Width: 2.5 in. (6.35 cm)Depth: 16.5 in. (41.91 cm)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1790
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. No evidence of restoration. In superb condition throughout.
  • Seller Location
    Lymington, GB
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU4081121372272

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    Rates vary by destination and complexity.
    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Lymington, United Kingdom
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

1stDibs Buyer Protection Guaranteed
If your item arrives not as described, we’ll work with you and the seller to make it right. Learn more
About the Seller
5 / 5
Located in Lymington, United Kingdom
Platinum Seller
These expertly vetted sellers are 1stDibs' most experienced sellers and are rated highest by our customers.
Established in 1957
1stDibs seller since 2018
15 sales on 1stDibs
Typical response time: 14 hours
More From This Seller

You May Also Like

Late 18th Century English George III Mahogany Bureau Bookcase ‘Secretaire’
Located in Miami, FL
A late 18th century English George III mahogany Bureau bookcase ‘secretaire’ with fretwork open swan neck pediment, centred by a shaped finial, above a pair of glazed doors, slant fr...

Antique Late 18th Century English George III Bookcases

18th Century George II Mahogany Secretary Bookcase
Located in Brooklyn, NY
A magnificent English 18th century Chippendale secretary bookcase of exceptional detail. The composition is marked by a robustness and architectural quality that is complimented by i...

Antique 1760s English Chippendale Bookcases



Georgian Late 18th Century Mahogany Secretary Bookcase
Located in Essex, MA
Period George III mahogany secretary bookcase. Chippendale style. Original Glass. Broken arch Pediment top. Great Patina. Of modest size.

Antique Late 18th Century English Georgian Secretaires



Victorian Mahogany Secretaire Bookcase
Located in Manchester, GB
A quality, impressively sized secretaire bookcase with strong Aesthetic overtones in its design. The two cupboard base has square and rectangular panels which are carved through to t...

Antique 1890s European Late Victorian Secretaires



George II Mahogany 18th Century Antique Bureau Bookcase
Located in Bedfordshire, GB
A very good quality George II period mahogany bureau Bookcase having shaped panel doors enclosing fitted Interior above superbly figured fall, two short and three Long drawers rai...

Antique Mid-18th Century English George II Bookcases



19th Century English Mahogany Wood Bookcase with Secretaire
Located in Bosco Marengo, IT
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...

Antique 1880s English Bookcases



18th Century Scandinavian Baroque Period Secretaire
Located in Charleston, SC
Very fine example of 18th century Scandinavian Baroque period secretaire with richly carved balcony pediment cornice and serpentine fronted drawers, carved fall front desk with sever...

Antique 18th Century Scandinavian Baroque Secretaires


Wood, Paint

18th Century Mahogany Secretaire Bookcase
Located in Martlesham, GB
18th century mahogany secretaire bookcase with a nice moulded cornice with dentil moulding, the bookcase having two astrigal glazed doors with three adjustable shelves inside, the bo...

Antique 1790s English Georgian Bookcases



The 1stDibs Promise

Learn More

Expertly Vetted Sellers

Confidence at Checkout

Price-Match Guarantee

Exceptional Support

Buyer Protection

Insured Global Delivery