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Cabinet Furniture: Secretaires/Secretaries: Inventory Code 001-212
A beautifully carved Polychrome Louis XVI Slant Front Desk
Cabinet Furniture

Bibliotheques/Bookcases (1)
Cabinets & Buffets (3)
Commodes/Chest of Drawers (1)
Secretaires/Secretaries (1)


The rectangular top with hinged fall-front; centering an oval reserve embellished with carved foliate and ribbon motif; opens to reveal a writing surface and fitted interior of drawers and letter slots; over conforming case incorporating two drawers; supported by square tapered legs; the whole enriched with paint in a soft celadon, ivory and pale yellow. Restoration to paint on interior, some wear to finish. Provenance: Luc Bouveret Antiquites & Decorations , Paris, France

ORIGINS: Circa 1780, France
DIMENSIONS: 34.5" h 27.75" w 14.75" d
INQUIRIES: 415.425.0244,
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