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18th Century Louis XVI Baroque Walnut Fall Front Desk / Secretaire



The Secretarie is made in France in the time of Louis XVI, the secretary is made of solid walnut and veneered on pine wood. The locks, fittings (brass), brass shoes of the feet are original from the time. The underside of the runners of the lower two large drawers have been repaired/renewed. This wonderful furniture is in a very good restored hand polished condition. The secretary can be divided into an upper and lower part. Measures: Writing flap height: 74.5 cm Depth with opened writing flap: 86.5 cm.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 39.38 in. (100 cm)Width: 40.16 in. (102 cm)Depth: 19.49 in. (49.5 cm)
  • Style
    Louis XVI (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Refinished. Wear consistent with age and use. All locks are repaired / overhauled and have been made functional. The wood has been carefully leached and delicately sanded and polished by hand. The underside of the runners of the drawers was renewed or made functional.
  • Seller Location
    Darmstadt, DE
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU2867320306912

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  • Shipping
    Rates vary by destination and complexity. We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Darmstadt, Germany
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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