18th C. Louis XV Bureau Scriban Bibliotic Secretary Cabinet
Mahogany Antiques LA .An important rare and Tall Scribing bibliotic secretaire Library
desk of a Gentleman or a Lady. Enclosing
fitted interior incorporating pigeonholes, hinged compartments.
Outstanding arch top Cornice Molded with raised and
recessed, Two front upper library doors Symmetrical with beautiful Hand Metal
work of the period. all present and well
preserved in a formidable condition, 8 apparent drawers in middle cabinet + 4
Large bottom Drawers . incredible attention and craftsmanship and they are all
very well fitted. with all original hardware hinges handles and plaques. As
seen in the closeup pictures the signs of the centuries are apparent but minor
considering such a large piece of furniture , such as cracks chips losses ,
some tightening, with multiple keys and locks . etc.. But overall outstanding
condition , at the lower part it looks like a hardware is missing, that’s not
the case, we have it , just needs to be mounted in place. You are welcome to
send your expert to examine in person.
we have seen our fair share of incredible furniture of the
15th to 19th Century periods. I must say, this desk is incredibly well
preserved for its age. the fitting work and the design at that level of
sophistication and craftsmanship. the result that could only be achieved by big
Masters. this type of furniture at that level are mostly kept with the old
families, rarely to see them on the market. I have some other high end chateau
inventory and rare pieces of the periods as well. Antique Dealer Los Angeles
West Hollywood Melrose Ave La Cienega Blvd.
Region of origin: Nantes-Bordeaux With original hardware
Constructed: Entirely (backing, framing) in mahogany
High end interior design , library , as an office Desk ,
Display your bibelot and books or store documents . A great deal of Writing
surface desk , underneath the cabinet book case a chest of drawer to store all
type of modern day office files.
All the original hardware still intact in lions head knobs
with a ring This antique library bookcase has the original glass with one
cracked that we never replace . Each shelf opens upward. 4 Regular size and the
shelf on top of the Two lower drawers is for larger items to be exhibited and
Perfect for a library, lawyers office or the grandest of any
home. In a living room, it could be used to hold books and garniture,
collectible items and could be decorated on top with any chinoiserie Gourde and
busts. Antiques dealer Los Angeles CA West Hollywood La Cienega Blvd. Melrose Ave . overall great shape, and good
condition, some scratches and small losses and the normal signs of the use over
centuries and elements. For a beautiful
high end touch to your interior design this piece will elevate your space.