18th century Italian walnut bureau with Flap
An Italian walnut slant front bureau desk, dating back to the second half of 18th century. Three deep drawers and a fall-front opening to reveal a fitted interior with six drawers and hiding secrets (see picture below). This antique bureau is fully decorated with veneered and solid walnut, cherry and maple frames. It comes from a private family of Ancona, Marche an Italian region located in the Central area of the country. It is in good age related condition.
height: 115,5 cm
width: 141 cm
depth: 57 / aperta 89 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.