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Neoclassical Style Marquetry and Gilt Bronze Writing Desk by Grohé

$21,157.23

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Neoclassical style marquetry and gilt bronze writing desk by Grohé French, circa 1880 Measures: Height 74cm, width 134cm, depth 77cm The desk features a wide, shaped tabletop, the writing surface of which is finished with red fabric, the edges of the fabric bounded by a green wooden border and gilt bronze moulded frieze. The apron below is profusely adorned with floral marquetry, while the front of the apron is inset with three drawers. Gilt bronze mounts feature throughout, wrought in a Louis XVI style. The table is raised by four tapering legs, the legs connected by a curved X-form stretcher and mounted with gilt bronze beading to the flutes. The underside of the desk is stamped ‘Grohé / Paris’.

Details

  • Creator
    Grohé Frères (Maker)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 29.14 in. (74 cm)Width: 52.76 in. (134 cm)Depth: 30.32 in. (77 cm)
  • Style
    Louis XVI (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1880
  • Condition
  • Seller Location
    London, GB
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 160121stDibs: LU956320207642

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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: London, United Kingdom
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

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