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, thatís 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.In a living room or bedroom , this rare piece of history will add a touch of elegance to your home
Very Good and Rare Early 19th Century Regency Mahogany Graduated Lawyers Bookcase Cabinet Biotech 1811-1819. Tapered Scale, which gives it a lot of charm and Takes away the heavy look of some other bookcases. This antique Library Bookcase has the original glass. Each shelf opens upward. 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 Beverly hills West Hollywood.