Circa 1790 France
Late 18th Century Louis XVI Period Mahogany Bureau Plat
Height 31 inches (79 cm)
Width 56 3/4 inches (144 cm)
Depth 29 1/4 inches (74.5 cm)
A fine late eighteenth flame figured mahogany bureau plat, the overhanging top and side slides with tooled black leather writing surfaces and set above a configuration of one central short drawer flanked by two short drawers on either side, one opening to reveal a hidden compartment, the whole raised on square tapering legs and terminating in square brass caps with the original castors.