Late Gustavian Secretary
Swedish secretary in two parts from the late Gustavian period, circa 1820, in pale gray paint. The upper section has a graceful arched cornice over double doors with raised and reeded panels and three interior shelves, the top one notched for spoons, and a row of four small drawers. The lower section has another pair of doors with reeded panels which open onto one full-width shelf. The slant front with book ledge conceals an interior fitted with four box drawers and a central open space. Simple bracket base.
- Height: 83" (31" to writing surface)
- Width: 50"
- Depth: 26"
Ref. # 62-15