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18th century French Louis XV style gilt-ormolu-mounted veneer inlaid Bureau Plat with ormolu Satyr Mask
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Ref#D-C70-B | Description

A fine 18th century French Louis XV style gilt-ormolu-mounted veneer inlaid Bureau Plat;

The desk is raised on robust curved cabriole legs each is terminated with ormolu acanthus volute sabots and topped with exquisite gilt-ormolu crowned female busts on foliate acanthus chutes body;

The writing surface with gilt-tooled leather top surrounded with gilt-ormolu gallery and cornered with finely chiseled foliate ormolu clasps surmounting a frieze below of three scalloped shaped drawers, bordered with foliate ormolu filets in a satin and burnish finish and each drawer is ornamented with a fine cast gilt-ormolu Satyr Mask amidst foliate patterns, The central drawer with ormolu keyhole escutcheon above the mask;

On the reverse and sides are three similar decorative drawers and design. The desk is available in other veneer finishing and silvered ormolu casting per request.

Ref#D-C70-B

160-80-80cm

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