This is a gorgeous antique French goncalo alves & walnut marquetry Louis Revival secretaire a cylindre, circa 1830 in date.
It is decorated throughout with beautiful floral marquetry with trophies, lovebirds, ribbons and flowering stems, the centre of the cylinder has a stunning oval marquetry panel with a musical trophies.
It has a beautiful inset green variegated marble top with a gilt brass three quarter gallery around it.
The cylinder opens to reveal a fitted interior with four small drawers and a pull out writing surface fitted with an inset gold tooled leather writing surface, so there is ample space to write your letters.
Below the cylinder are three small drawers with a long drawer below and it features its original ormolu handles and mounts and stands on gorgeous ormolu mounted cabriole legs.
Complete with working locks and original keys and the original 1948 receipt from South Audley Art Galleries, London
It is a fabulous decorative piece which will look amazing wherever you decide to place it.
In excellent condition having been beautifully cleaned, polished and waxed in our workshops, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 104 x Width 98 x Depth 47
Dimensions in inches:
Height 3 foot, 5 inches x Width 3 foot, 3 inches x Depth 1 foot, 6 inches
Our reference: A2646
Please feel free to email or call us (+44 20 8809 9605) to arrange a viewing in our North London warehouse.