18th Century Italian Bureau Large Walnut Flap Chest of Drawers
A mid-18th Century Chest of Drawers with Flap a large Italian bureau with flap, coming from a private collection of Milan but it is a furnishing whose origin is Trentino, a Northern Italian region closed to Austrian mountain border.
This Italian walnut bureau with flap dates back to the half of 18th century, shows three deep drawers and a fall-front opening to reveal an interior with four small drawers. Besides the flap, four inclined front drawers.
Standing on bracket feet, this antique bureau is fully decorated with veneered and solid walnut, geometrical maple inlaid frames and beautiful cherry inlays.
It is in good age related condition, drawers run well but it shows signs of wear, veneer losses or detachments consistent with its almost three hundred years of age and use.
Measures: Height: 108 cm.
Width: 131 cm. Flap width only is 67.
Depth: 57/with open flap 89 cm.
height: 108 cm
width: 131 - il solo piano calatoio è largo 67 cm
depth: 57 - col piano calatoio aperto è profonda 81 cm
An exclusive Italian Genoese walnut veneered and inlaid bureau with flap dating back to 18th century, waving front, three deep and large drawers and two convex smaller ones; a fall-front opening to reveal a fitted interior with compartments and one drawer. It stands on bracket feet, sides are in solid walnut. The veneer is placed obliquely, in a herringbone pattern, within jutting frames and makes this antique Italian bureau very elegant. It comes from a private house of Milan, it is in good age related condition
A late 19th century Napoleon III gilt bronze mounted mahogany bureau à cylindre, a French Bureau de Dame, a writing desk with cartonnier which opens up by sliding the central drawer. Inside, a writing tablette with dark leather and three little drawers.
The upper structure with three small drawers, standing on curved legs, this exclusive bureau is richly decorated with gilt bronze mounted elements with foliate scrolling and vegetal patterns.
It comes from a private villa in Milan and it is in overall good condition, with minor losses, wear consistent with age and use.