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19th Century French Ladies Writing Desk

$10,281.22

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A good quality late 19th century French Kingwood veneered ormolu mounted bureau de dame, in the style of Louis XVI, having quartered veneers to the fall with inset Sevres style porcelain plaques , depicting classical cherubs in the clouds. The fall front opening to reveal six serpentine fronted drawers each with ormolu handles, a secret well and an inset velvet lined writing surface. Four ormolu mounted drawers beneath and raised on elegant cabriole legs.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 39.38 in. (100 cm)Width: 27.56 in. (70 cm)Depth: 18.9 in. (48 cm)
  • Style
    Louis XVI (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1880
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Brighton, GB
  • Reference Number
    Seller: Batch 47 SA TEKZZ1stDibs: LU1227221356132

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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Brighton, United Kingdom
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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