DescriptionA Fine Louis XVI-Style Mahogany and Gilt-Bronze Bureau Plat, 20th century
31-5/8 h x 72 w x 34 d inches (80.3 x 182.9 x 86.4 cm)
The desk having block leather top with gold embossed border, case and seven drawers framed with scroll and beadwork, faux handles to reverse case, drawer handle mounts exhibiting lions' heads conjoined to mouths by foliate swags, husk and cascading foliage ornamentation interspersed to case, grillwork below, raised on tapering feet with bulb sabots.
Escutcheon missing from drawer, some nicking and scratching, minor rubbing to mounts, kick marks and scuffing to margins of kneehole, presenting very well with age commensurate with age and use. Lot includes key.
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