French Kingwood and Gilt Bronze-Mounted Bureau Plat with Leather Top For Sale
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French Kingwood and Gilt Bronze-Mounted Bureau Plat with Leather Top


A bureau plat in the Louis XV Style by Françoise Linke. Of serpentine, kneehole form; constructed in kingwood, and dressed with very fine gilt bronze mounts; rising from cabriole legs dressed with bronze sabots, issuing foliate form mounts conjoining the ‘C’ scroll espagnolettes and the front and rear shaped framework; a central long drawer above the central kneehole, and two flanking deep drawers, all lockable, and dressed with gilt bronze handles; the platform having an outer gilt bronze guard rail, and an inset tooled leather writing surface. Signed by the maker on the guard rail, French, circa 1890.     


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    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 31 in. x W 61.5 in. x D 35 in.H 78.74 cm x W 156.21 cm x D 88.9 cm
  • Seller Location
    London, GB
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