Secrétaire à abattant - Napoleon III - Marquetry - Mid 19th century

Description
Secrétaire à abattant - Napoleon III - Marquetry - Mid 19th century
France

A sumptuous secretary from the Napoleon III period in precious wood marquetry.

Stepped front opening with 5 drawers and 1 flap, discovering a magnificent light wood internal theatre.

Very beautiful marquetry with interlaced floral and plant decoration.

Sides in turned and fluted columns.

Nuanced marble.

Parisian work of the faubourg Saint Antoine.

Period: circa 1850

Dimensions: h 152 × 84 × 49

Lot details
Object
Secrétaire à abattant
Material
Marquetry
Style
Napoleon III
Estimated Period
Mid 19th century
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Fair condition - heavily used & with possibly minor parts missing
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