Period Gustavian Fall-Front Secretaire
Swedish fall-front secretaire from the Gustavian period, circa 1800. Constructed in two parts, the upper section is fitted with fifteen drawers, several open compartments, and one storage area with reeded door. There are brass medallions with Medusas at the corners on the front and sides. The lower section has three full-width drawers with brass escutcheons and lion’s head pulls. A striking piece with lots of presence.
- Height: 48" (30" to writing surface)
- Width: 51"
- Depth: 22"
Ref. # 72-40