Circa 1770 England
18th Century George III Chippendale Period Mahogany Serpentine Breakfront Secretaire Bookcase
Height 96 inches (244 cm)
Width 84 1/4 inches (214 cm)
Depth 29 inches (58 cm)
An eighteenth century George III Chippendale Period mahogany serpentine breakfront secretaire bookcase, the broken swan neck pediment and dentil cornice over four astragal glazed doors enclosing adjustable shelves, the lower section having a fitted secretarie drawer above a pair of cupboard doors flanked by four shaped graduated drawers. The bookcase retains all its original gilt brass handles.
Provenance: Private Collection Brussels.