Wood veneered ‘Bonheur du jour’ desk, late 18th Century

Valuation : 1 250 €
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‘Bonheur du jour’ desk with fruit wood veneering on all sides. Facade with lozange-shape marquetry and flowers on jointcubes. Tier opening with two side doors and concealing two pigeon holes and two drawers and one pigeon hole and two drawers in the central part. Folding top with inlaid green leather and one drawer along apron. Resting on gained legs terminating in caster leg tips. With two keys.

Late 18th Century – Early 19th Century

Height: 95,5 cm (37.5 in) - Width: 66,5 cm (26.1 in) - Depth (folded) : 36,5 cm (14.3 in)

Small chips on veneer and losses, restorations

Provenance :

  • Items quantity:  1
  • Expertissim Reference: 2014060865