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Louis XV Style Ormolu-Mounted Bureau Plat Desk, 19th Century


Impressive large 19th century fine French Louis XV style kingwood ormolu-mounted bureau plat. Bureau plat top with ormolu-mounted border has three green leather sections over five-drawers with bronze foliage motif, flanked by two large ormolu masks on the sides all supported by four Cabriole legs with ormolu masks and sabots. What makes this desk unique is the fact that both the front and back are identical to each other, perfect for a partner's desk.


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  • Date of manufacture
    Late 19th Century
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 32 in. x W 67 in. x D 39 in.

    H 81.28 cm x W 170.18 cm x D 99.06 cm

  • Seller location
    Cypress, CA
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