An exceptional French secretaire or secretary desk and chest of figured cherry wood, featuring a moulded top over a frieze of one long drawer with raised brass escutcheon and two brass lion pulls, the fall with inlaid ebony chevron escutcheon (and key) opening to a desk table with deep forest green leather top with embossed gilding around the edge.
The interior with an arrangement of seven fitted small drawers and four cupboard slots. The lower half with two long drawers, each with inlaid ebony chevron escutcheons and two brass lion pulls. Standing on raised square feet.
Dimensions: H 56 1/2" x W 36 3/4" x D 17 1/2" Fall Opened D: 36 3/4"