Antique Country French Secretary / Bookcase

2307-3484 (Click to Inquire About This Item)

85H x 37.5W x 18.5D

Location: Dallas

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Hand-crafted from dense, old-growth European white oak by talented rural artisans, this rare elegant Louis XVI style antique secretary/bookcase features a multi-tiered arched crown centered with a sculpture of a basket filled with fruit and flowers. Oval molding catches your eye on the upper glazed rolled glass portion, which presides over the slant-front desk below, complete with a pair of drawers with original hardware for excellent functionality. Carved embellishments include musical instruments, a carquois de flèches, foliates, wildflowers and urns.
Circa 1840s.
Measures 85H x 37.5W x 18.5D