Dutch 19th Century Second Empire Linen Press/Secretary For Sale
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Dutch 19th Century Second Empire Linen Press/Secretary

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This elegant 19th century linen press/secretary is from the Netherlands, circa 1860s and offers plenty of storage. It is a Dutch interpretation of the French Empire style having a boldly carved and stepped cornice over ebonized pilasters, with gilt-brass collars, and a pair of paneled doors which open to reveal a shallow removable shelf above a deep central shelf outfitted with a pair of drawers, and an additional three drawers underneath the bottom shelf. The base is outfitted with a false drawer front which conceals drop-down felt writing surface, a central storage area and a pair of side drawers. Below are two long drawers. The whole is mounted with stylized gilt-brass escutcheons and bail handles. Retains one key.

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  • Dimensions
    H 84.5 in. x W 66.5 in. x D 22.5 in.H 214.63 cm x W 168.91 cm x D 57.15 cm
  • Seller Location
    Baton Rouge, LA
  • Seller Reference Number
    239-9
  • Reference Number
    LU864816960082
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Located in Baton Rouge, LA
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