American Secretaires

1950s Secretary Desk by Raymond Loewy for Mengel
1950s Secretary Desk by Raymond Loewy for Mengel
Raymond Loewy, Mengel Furniture Co.
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Secretaires
As handsome as it is practical, we've freshened this 1950s secretary desk by Raymond Loewy for Mengel to near pristine condition. We've refinished the outer cabinet and desktop and g...
Gilbert Rohde Paldao Secretary Display Case for Herman Miller
Gilbert Rohde Paldao Secretary Display Case for...
Herman Miller, Gilbert Rohde
Vintage 1940s American Art Deco Bookcases
Paldao
Bookcase with drop-front secretary desk and storage drawers in paldao wood. Glass dividers separate storage compartments, and cork-lined back. Retains Herman Miller tag. Great origin...
Arthur Umanoff Miniature Chest of Drawers
Arthur Umanoff Miniature Chest of Drawers
Arthur Umanoff
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Cabinets
Brass, Wood
Wonderful Arthur Umanoff chest. Original finish with excellent patina. Other sets are available.
Custom Executive Desk George Nelson Associates for Herman Miller
Custom Executive Desk George Nelson Associates ...
Herman Miller, George Nelson & Associates
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Desks
Walnut, Lacquer
George Nelson & Associates for Herman Miller, USA Executive Office Group Series with J-pulls, circa 1954. Walnut, steel. Lacquer Measures: 72 wide x 30 deep and 29.75 inches tall...
Mosaic Cabinet in Selenite, Bronze and Claro Walnut by Newell Design Studio
Mosaic Cabinet in Selenite, Bronze and Claro Wa...
Newell Design Studio
21st Century and Contemporary American Cabinets
Bronze
The Mosaic cabinet in selenite, bronze and claro walnut is a strikingly opulent example of a few of the most beautiful materials in the natural world that we have been given as furni...
Mahogany Chippendale Slant-Top Desk, New York, Ernest Hagen, 1899
Mahogany Chippendale Slant-Top Desk, New York, ...
Early 20th Century American Chippendale Secretaires
Mahogany
This desk is Hagen at his best, who was a successor of Phyfe having purchased his tools and designs and worked at the very end of the 19th century. This desk is composed of beautiful...
Amuneal's Loft 4 Post Work Suite
Amuneal's Loft 4 Post Work Suite
Amuneal, Amuneal
2010s American Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Aluminum, Brass, Steel, Oak
The loft work suite is a modular office system based on Amuneal’s loft shelving system. Posts in blackened steel are coupled with solid brass machined fittings in a champagne finish....
Paul McCobb Mini Maple Drawer Unit on Iron Frame-Planner Group
Paul McCobb Mini Maple Drawer Unit on Iron Fram...
Paul McCobb
Vintage 1950s American More Desk Accessories
Paul McCobb desktop drawer unit in maple and iron, 1950s.
Gilbert Rohde for Herman Miller, Amorphous Desk
Gilbert Rohde for Herman Miller, Amorphous Desk
Herman Miller, Gilbert Rohde
Vintage 1930s American Mid-Century Modern Desks
Walnut, Leather, Brass
An amorphous desk of walnut with two oval cases of drawers under both sides. Both cases of drawers are wrapped in leather and lined with brass nailhead trim. There are six drawers of...
American Federal Inlaid Mahogany Bookcase Secre...
Antique 19th Century American Secretaires
Mahogany
19th century American federal inlaid mahogany bookcase secretary.
19thc American Gothic Revival Oak Cabinet with ...
Antique 19th Century American Cabinets
Oak
19thc American Gothic Revival oak two-part cabinet with fall front desk.
Federal Mahogany Secretary and Bookcase, circa ...
Duncan Phyfe
Antique 1810s American American Classical Secretaires
Brass, Glass, Mahogany
Attributed to Duncan Phyfe (1770-1854), New York, circa 1820. Comprised of two parts: The projecting pediment top above a veneered frieze above a pair of glazed cabinet doors wit...
Vintage Chrome and Rosewood Tambour Roll Top Desk
Sligh Furniture
Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Desks
Leather, Chrome, Rosewood
Mid-Century Modern roll top secretary desk manufactured by Sligh Furniture in rosewood and chrome. This piece features a writing top lined with black leather and two external drawers...
Fine Inlaid Mahogany Federal / Hepplewhite Brea...
Antique Early 1800s American Hepplewhite Bookcases
Mahogany
This breakfront was part of a superb collection of colonial furniture owned by Francis Hill Bigelowe of Cambridge MA, sold at the Anderson Galleries (later Sotheby's) in 1924. In all...
Diminutive Satinwood Hepplewhite Style Tambour ...
Antique 19th Century American Hepplewhite Secretaires
Satinwood
This small secretaire is composed of satinwood that makes a most eloquent statement and is inlaid with contrasting elements (please click for details to appreciate this aspect). Whil...
Fine Narrow Classical Secretaire Bookcase, New ...
Antique 19th Century American Regency Secretaires
Mahogany
In order to fill the larger rooms of houses that increased in size during the early 19th century, Classical or Empire case pieces came in larger proportions than their antecedents. T...
Carved Cherry Chippendale Desk and Bookcase, CT...
Antique 1780s American Chippendale Secretaires
Cherry
This is a first class desk and bookcase in superb condition and form with full secret interior. It has beautifully sculptured ogee bracket feet and not simple flat brackets, evidenci...
Mahogany Inlaid Federal or Hepplewhite Secretar...
Antique Early 19th Century American Hepplewhite Secretaires
Mahogany
This secretary, attributed to Thomas Seymour, is the best in the world of great classical furniture and is illustrated in John and Thomas Seymour: Cabinetmakers in Boston 1794-1816, ...
Rare Carved Mahogany Sécretaire à Abattant, P...
Antique 19th Century American Neoclassical Secretaires
This abattant is related to a small grouping of about 15 known Philadelphia case pieces, a form with distinct European antecedents and produced for a short time in major American urb...
Gilbert Rohde East Indian Laurel Cabinet or Sec...
Gilbert Rohde
Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Cabinets
Metal
Modernist cabinet, designed by Gilbert Rohde for Herman Miller, circa 1930s. Constructed of exotic East Indian laurel wood with black lacquered trim and nickel plated metal hardware....
Large Robsjohn-Gibbings Dresser Secretary w Bo...
T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings
20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Secretaires
Mid-century modern Robsjohn Gibbings walnut multifunction cabinet.
American Victorian Walnut Drop Front Secretary
20th Century American Victorian Secretaires
Walnut
American Victorian walnut drop front secretary with two glass doors.
Paul McCobb for Directional Connoisseur Collect...
Directional, Paul McCobb, H. Sacks & Sons
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Cabinets
Brass, Mahogany
All original Mid-Century Modern desk and matching side chair, designed by Paul McCobb for Directional's Connoisseur collection, and manufactured by H. Sacks and Sons in circa 1953. F...
Rhode Island Empire Butler's Chest of Drawers w...
Antique 1820s American American Empire Commodes and Chests of Drawers
Brass, Mahogany
A beautiful example of an early American Empire chest with full-column front and stand-up butlers desk. Provides ample storage as a chest of drawers, and doubles as a secretary with ...
George Nelson Walnut Secretary and Bookcase on ...
George Nelson
Vintage 1950s American Secretaires
Walnut
George Nelson walnut secretary and bookcase on extra long black bench, mfg. Herman Miller, 1950s. Three pieces sold as one unit.
Federal Secretaire with Drop-Front Desk Drawer,...
Antique 19th Century American Federal Secretaires
This large-scale secretaire was probably made in Baltimore, and relates to the John Needles school. Needles worked in this period and used the stylized, turned feet exhibited here on...
Monumental Mahogany Bookcase with Drawers, NY, ...
Antique 1830s American American Classical Secretaires
Mahogany
Case pieces of this type are often designed as secretary desks, but this example offers one large drawer beneath two small convex drawers and raised panel doors with stencil work typ...
Classical Burled Walnut Secretaire a Abattant, ...
Antique 19th Century American Neoclassical Desks
Walnut
This was a remarkably untouched piece of furniture, which has been French polished and cleaned with its original leather writing surface. Boston models were fairly austere, and this ...
Inlaid Mahogany Federal Hepplewhite Sideboard w...
Antique 19th Century American Hepplewhite Sideboards
Ebony, Mahogany, Rosewood, Satinwood
This sideboard is finely constructed with highly figured mahogany and line inlays of satinwood and ebony. It has everything one would expect in a sideboard including bottle drawers a...
American of Martinsville Modular Hutch and Desk
American of Martinsville
Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Secretaires
Walnut
Unique modular hutch and desk unit by American of Martinsville. Original acquisition condition, circa 1960s. Light included in upper desk portion. Walnut. Sections of the hutch are m...
Late 19th Century Flamed Mahogany Secretaire
Antique 19th Century American Secretaires
Late 19th century flamed mahogany secretaire.
Federal/Classical Cylinder Front Secretary Ivor...
Antique Early 19th Century American Sheraton Secretaires
Mahogany
The cylinder desk was introduced at this time (beginning of the 19th century) and fairly complex to make due to the cabinetwork involved, which entailed a counterweight so that the l...
Early 19th Century Country Pine Secretary
Antique 1830s American Secretaires
Pine
A charming country pine secretary with molded crest above glazed doors and divided drawers over a slanted writing surface and a long drawer, raised on slender turned legs. Pennsyl...
Superb Vintage Hepplewhite Style Mahogany Break...
Vintage 1940s American Hepplewhite Secretaires
Mahogany
Impressive and elegant vintage breakfront and secretary in two shades of mahogany and having a gorgeous flame mahogany top, with four-paned glass panels and beautiful frieze. There's...
Carved Mahogany Federal Secretaire with Eagles,...
Antique 19th Century American Federal Secretaires
Mahogany
This is one of the finest and most monumental secretaries of the period, note the extremely well-developed columns with pineapples, rosettes, eagles, etc. The background in the carve...
Federal Tiger Maple Slant Lid Desk, Midwest Ohi...
Antique 19th Century American Federal Secretaires
This is an absolutely untouched piece: Cobwebs and all. We were attracted to this piece not only because of its untouched, museum like quality, but also by the complexity of design. ...
Carved Mahogany Classical Desk or Bookcase
Antique 19th Century American American Classical Secretaires
Mahogany
This monumental desk or bookcase is composed of solid mahogany with highly figured mahogany veneers that have retained a vibrant visual glow. It is in superb condition with no altera...
19th Century American Classical Style Mahogany ...
Antique Late 19th Century American American Classical Secretaires
Bronze, Leather, Carrara Marble, Mahogany, Pine
Of simply magnificent quality and craftsmanship, this exquisite secrétaire à abattant (secretary desk) is a perfect melding of rich material and precise design. The careful attention...
Renaissance Revival Carved Burl Walnut Secretar...
Antique Mid-19th Century American Victorian Secretaires
Walnut
Antique Victorian/Renaissance Revival burl walnut drop front secretary desk. (Be sure to check item measurements as some items appear larger in photographs than in person). Item feat...
Figured Mahogany Late Sheraton Secretaire, Esse...
John Needles
Antique 19th Century American Sheraton Secretaires
This is an interesting secretaire retaining its original first surface, which over the years has turned a warm golden color and patina. Although, at first glance, one might consider ...
Slant-Top Desk with Gothic Scroll Embellishment...
Antique 19th Century American Gothic Revival Desks
Mahogany
While this desk was made in the early to mid-19th century, the construction techniques used throughout reveal the earlier construction techniques used in forms of this eighteenth cen...
Classical Secretary Bookcase, New York, circa 1...
Antique 1820s American American Classical Secretaires
Mahogany
This is a magnificent and stately classical secretary which relates to a small grouping of elite cabinetmakers located in what is now Downtown Manhattan. Here Edward Holmes formed a ...
Baker Red Chinoiserie Japanned 1593 Venetian Se...
Baker Furniture Company
Late 20th Century American Chinoiserie Secretaires
Wood
Baker red chinoiserie japanned 1593 Venetian secretary desk - collectors edition. Item features scalloped and bevelled crest above two doors opening to reveal shelves and six drawers...
Antique Chippendale Style Shell Carved Mahogany...
Antique Mid-18th Century American Chippendale Secretaires
Mahogany
Antique Chippendale style smaller sized blockfront carved mahogany secretary desk. Item features beautiful antique blockfront desk, bell flower, acanthus, and urn carved drop front p...
Mahogany Neoclassical Secretary with Gothic Emb...
Antique 19th Century American Gothic Revival Secretaires
Mahogany
The pediment is unusually stylized, as are the Gothic style feet. The mahogany is extremely figured and is in fine condition; the robust hinge supports are unusual. This case piece w...
Antique American Empire Flame Mahogany Carved S...
Antique 19th Century American American Empire Secretaires
Glass, Mahogany
Antique American Empire slant drop front desk features flame mahogany with cared floral and foliate decoration, upper bookcase, drop front opens to reveal writing surface and interio...
T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings Tall Dresser for Widdicomb
T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Secretaires
Beautifully detailed and functional dresser cabinet with ample storage and unique pull out workspace. By T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings for Widdicomb.. Please confirm item location (NY or NJ...
Early 19th Century Secretary – Bookcase
Antique 19th Century American Federal Bookcases
Wood
A handsome Federal mahogany and bird's-eye maple Secretary book case. We think this was made in Pennsylvania, circa 1830. Some small repairs. Finials lacking. An interesting and unus...
Monumental Classical Mahogany Bookcase Probably...
Antique Early 19th Century American Federal Bookcases
Mahogany
This secretary is a masterpiece with exceptional architectural features. Note the convex pediment with gilt mounting. The elaborate gilded mullions composing the upper doors are flan...
Inlaid Figured Mahogany Federal or Hepplewhite ...
Antique Early 19th Century American Hepplewhite Secretaires
Mahogany
This secretaire has Gothic arch doors with an interesting central glass door above a prospect door opening to four drawers. This is quite rare, and offers the benefit of the full int...
18th Century American Mahogany Chippendale Ches...
Antique 1770s American American Colonial Secretaires
Mahogany, Poplar
A stunning piece of early American furniture with excellent provenance, this secretary bookcase was designed and constructed by one of the best firms in 18th century Boston with is f...
American Mahogany Oxbow Swan Neck Secretary wit...
Antique 1790s American American Colonial Secretaires
Brass, Mahogany, Pine
American mahogany oxbow secretary with an upper case swan's neck pierced pediment, hinged bookcase with two book matched blind doors reveling two interior adjustable shelves, lower c...
Rare Victorian Philadelphia Desk by Daniel Pabst
Daniel Pabst
Antique Late 19th Century American Victorian Secretaires
Wood
Rare Victorian inlaid Philadelphia desk by Daniel Pabst. Winged griffins with a drop desk over two drawers.
Mahogany Gothic Secretary of Small-Scale, circa...
Antique 19th Century American Gothic Revival Secretaires
Mahogany
This secretary employs Classic Gothic arches in its upper doors, which are generally in-filled from behind with either fabric or left open as a bookcase, given the full shelving. The...
Chippendale Tiger Maple Desk with Bookcase, New...
Antique 1780s American Chippendale Secretaires
We acquired this piece locally and not far away from Newport, its city of origin. This desk is in pristine condition. It has its original undisturbed brasses, locks, hinges, etc. and...
American Victorian Plum-Pudding Mahogany Secret...
Antique 19th Century American Victorian Secretaires
Mahogany, Maple
American Victorian plum-pudding mahogany secretaire-bookcase with arched pediment above grilled doors and a maple veneered fitted fall-front drawer, second quarter of the 19th centur...
American Federal Rosewood and Maple Interior Ro...
Antique 19th Century American Federal Secretaires
Bronze, Maple, Rosewood
American Federal rosewood and maple interior roll top secretary with bronze and ebonized trim (attributed to Leon Marcotte, N.Y.).  
American Federal Secretary Chest, circa 1810
Antique Early 19th Century American Federal Secretaires
Mahogany
19th century American Federal secretary chest, circa 1810, mahogany, with bird's-eye maple and banded drawers, upper left with a deep drawer with a double faux drawer front, the uppe...
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