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English George III Style Lacquered Chinoiserie Secretary Bookcase

$9,800

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The two piece Chinoiserie Secretaire by Maitland-Smith features multiple drawers and compartments, double arched top and molded trim. The stunning bookcase crafted in the English George III style is beautifully decorated in the Chinoiserie revival period of mid-19th century through early 20th century in Europe. The tall two-piece case features a dark lacquer background embellished with idyllic hand painted Asian scenes. The top case has a double-arched corniced crown over a two-door cabinet. The bottom chest has a slant or drop front opening to a painted leather surface writing table with various compartments over two half drawers and 2 full drawers supported by bun feet. Top: 37”W x 13”D x 46”H Bottom: 38”W x 25”D x 40”H Some minor scratches and chips, see photos.

Details

  • Creator
    Lewis Mittman (Manufacturer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 86 in. (218.44 cm)Width: 38 in. (96.52 cm)Depth: 25 in. (63.5 cm)
  • Style
    Chinoiserie (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
    Wood,Lacquered
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    20th Century
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Some scratches and chips, see photo.
  • Seller Location
    Great Barrington, MA
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 66850081001stDibs: LU833426344982

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  • Shipping
    $799 In-Home Delivery Shipping
    to United States 0, arrives in 3-8 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Great Barrington, MA
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 7 days of delivery.

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