18th Century Italian Hand Painted Secretary Bookcase with Chinoiserie Decor
Add charm and color to your office or master bedroom with this splendid antique “secretaire a abattant”. Crafted and hand painted with chinoiserie and floral motif in northern Italy circa 1780, the secretary is built in two sections. This exceptional desk features a curved top with center carved finial, two mirrored doors with the original mercury glass revealing inside shelving with four drawers and small niche compartments for organized storage. Under the folding writing surface which is also painted with chinoiserie decor, you’ll find four small drawers and three additional niches for extra storage. The bottom has two smaller drawers side by side and two larger drawers across the bottom. The bookcase is in excellent condition with the original painted finish in the green palette and embellished by colorful yellow orange flower decor. Keys included.
Measures: 45.5″ W x 25″ D x 94″ H.
|Dimensions||45.5 × 25 × 94 in|
Late 18th Century