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18th Century Louis XVI Kingwood and Marble Secretaire a Abbattant

$9,250

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A stunning late 18th century Kingwood fall front desk likely of Parisian origin. The case exhibits beautiful veneer and marquetry inlay. The top of the desk is mounted by a slab of Breche d'Alep marble from the commune of Tholonet in Bouches-du-Rhône popularly used in fine 18th century French furniture. The case retains its fine original bronze mounts and hardware, and desktop retains its original olive green leather. France, c. 1780.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 54.5 in. (138.43 cm)Width: 36 in. (91.44 cm)Depth: 13.5 in. (34.29 cm)
  • Style
    Louis XVI (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
    1780-1789
  • Date of Manufacture
    1780
  • Condition
    Repaired: Some veneer repairs throughout. Denting and scratches consistent with the age of the piece. Refinished. Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading.
  • Seller Location
    Brooklyn, NY
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU2553325434682

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    Ships From: Brooklyn, NY
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