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English Aesthetic Movement Artfully Decorated Bamboo and Wood Secretary Desk



This unique English bamboo and figured walnut secretary desk combines traditional chinoiserie style with the late 19th century's new trends of the Aesthetic movement. The desk top has up swung and down swung ends, the shelves are organized in an almost abstract configuration and the surfaces are decorated with artful carved bone ornaments in casual order.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 48 in. (121.92 cm)Width: 35 in. (88.9 cm)Depth: 21 in. (53.34 cm)
  • Style
    Aesthetic Movement (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1890
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Good antique condition with no structural issues.
  • Seller Location
    Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU2165321879292

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    Ships From: Ft. Lauderdale, FL
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    A return for this item may be initiated within 7 days of delivery.

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Located in Ft. Lauderdale, FL
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