Mid 19th Century Louis Philippe Walnut Secretaire a Abattant. Original Price: $9,500
Design Plus Gallery presents a Louis Philippe Walnut Secretaire a Abattant (Secretary Desk with drop down flap). This Mid-19th Secretaire a Abattant has a rectangular top above a shallow drawer that has a curved front and tulip profile. The drop front panel has a red leather drop down writing pad! It opens to showcase a completely fitted interior of small drawers and compartments. This upper portion lies above three long equal sized drawers that are raised on scalloped bracket feet. The front is embellished with a burl walnut butterfly veneer, a truly beautiful characteristic of this era. Wear from usage + age.