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French Louis XV period gilt-ormolu-mounted ebonized wood writing desk

Ref#D-C70 | Description

A luxuriant French Louis XV period gilt nickel ormolu-mounted ebonized wood writing desk,

The three sectional inset gilt-tooled leather top cornered with finely chiseled ormolu clasps. The apron below has three scalloped shaped drawers, bordered with hammered foliate ormolu filets in a satin and burnish finish and each drawer is ornamented with a fine cast gilt-ormolu Satyr Mask, The central drawer with ormolu keyhole escutcheon,

The desk is raised on four cabriole legs each is topped with gilt-ormolu female busts on foliate chutes body and terminated with ormolu acanthus volute sabots,

The sides and back has the same design of the front. The desk is available in other finishing and silvered ormolu casting.

Ref# D-C70


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