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    A LOUIS XV TULIPWOOD SLANT FRONT DESK ATTRIBUTED TO PIERRE ROUSSEL, circa 1750
    38 x 38-1/2 x 19-1/2 inches (96.5 x 97.8 x 49.5 cm)

    Tulipwood pinwheel decoration to lid and top of desk, shaped slant lid opening to an inset leather writing surface below two pairs of drawers, flanking two compartments and a hidden drawer, all above two short drawers and a long drawer with brass key plates and pulls, on four cabriole legs.


    Condition Report*:

    Scratching from the small drawers to the interior of the desk, minor lifting of the veneer to the rear left leg, wear indicative of use to the leather.

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    Auction Dates
    February, 2015
    21st-22nd Saturday-Sunday
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