Louis XV Lady's Writing Desk
Constructed in various exotic woods,
including rosewood,kingwood and satinwood.
The fine amphitheater shaped case
accented and surmounted by a bronze gallery
fitted with rose marble
above two convex short drawers.
The lower part with a bronze mounted sliding desk
above a lockable frieze drawer ajoining
the shaped apron. The assembled
Louis cubes on the drawers
and surrounding sides
impart a crisp 3D effect.
On cabriole legs,
terminating in sabots.
Country of Origin
Of The Style
Late 19th Century
38 in. H x 29 in. W x 21 in. D
Wood, marble, bronze