18th Century Italian Louis XV Miniature Bureau from Venice
From Italy an extraordinary minimal sized burl walnut bureau, with the same size of a bedside table but it is a rare miniature Louis XV bureau with flap, of Venetian origin, dating back to late 18th century. Burl walnut veneered and inlaid bureau with flap. Front with one door and a small drawer, a fall-front opening to reveal a an interior with compartment and one drawer. It stands on curved and carved feet.
A unique piece from a private palazzo of Venice.
It showed scratches and signs of wear and use see last four listed images. we made a conservative restoration in our atelier and this rare miniature of bureau is now in good condition, with a warm wax finish, locks and keys were missing and have been replaced with new ones.
height: 80 cm
width: 43 cm
depth: 34 cm