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Louis XVI-Style Kingwood, Mahogany and Circassian Walnut Bureau de Dame, fourth quarter 19th century, the superstructure with a three-quarter pierced brass gallery, centered by a tiered pedestal over a central door inset with a beveled mirror, and opening to a velvet-lined shelved interior and lower drawer, flanked to either side by a like-inset cabinet, opening to a shelved interior, the upper shelf lifting to reveal a revolving bank of six small drawers, the breakfront-form top with projecting corners and with inset panels, above a conforming frieze fitted with a central drawer opening to a velvet-lined hinged surface and ink and pen compartments, opening to a beveled mirror and a storage space, flanked to either side by a smaller drawer, all drawers with a concealed entry button on the underside, raised on fluted, graduated circular legs with applied swags, joined by a concave stretcher shelf centered by a pedestal, on toupie feet ending in foliate caps, bearing the label "Ebenisterie, Tapisserie, Literie Ginsbach Freres, S. Rue de Charonnes, S. Paris", h. 58", w. 45-1/2", d. 24".

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Louis XVI-Style Bureau de Dame

Estimate $1,500 - $2,500Mar 11, 2017
333 St. Joseph Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
United States
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