Lot 252

SECRETARY in the form of a cabinet
Transition style Louis XV - Louis XVI
Work of the Faubourg Saint Antoine from the beginning of the 20th Century
Veneer inlaid with herringbone and diamond pattern and rich black background marquetry
with an antique temple decoration in a ribboned laurelled medallion on the front, flowers, bird and latticework on the sides.
Ornamentation of gilded bronzes such as scraps, mouldings, apron and central medallion decorated with birds at the nest and ribboned rose branch.
It opens to a flap revealing six drawers and a rack with baluster posts.
Arched feet joined by an X-shaped crosspiece
155 x 81 x 41 cm
(lack of marquetry on one foot)