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Petite Painted Antique French Louis XVI Ladies Secretary

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Oo-la-la! Is the perfect expression, as your eyes dance over this outstanding petite French ladies desk, with Sevres-style porcelain panels, and an outstanding birdseye maple interior. In nice condition, this beauty is ready to dutifully serve, offering a hand so to speak, whether paying bills, sending invitations, or thank you notes. Refined enough for your formal living room, yet charming enough for the master suite, the romantic scenes set this secretary apart from all the rest.

Details

  • Materials and techniques
  • Condition
    Good.
  • Dimensions

    H 53.5 in. x W 21.75 in. x D 19 in.

    H 135.89 cm x W 55.25 cm x D 48.26 cm

  • Seller location
    Chicago, IL
  • Seller reference number
    cdb03
  • Reference number
    U09041182432070

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