Lot 351

SECRETARY LOUIS XVI of rectangular shape in precious wood veneer with rich marquetry decoration with musical instruments on a tobacco background. It opens by 1 drawer with a frieze of bronzes with motifs of flowers and scrolls, 1 flap revealing a beautiful interior and 2 doors inlaid with flower vases. The uprights are with cut sides decorated with simulated flutes. The projecting sides are decorated with flowers in cartouches. Gilded bronze ornamentation. White marble top. Stamped with CHEVALLIER. Ep.18th century. L.102 H.144 P.42. Literature : this secretary has a model identical to the Château de BASOCHE, coming from collections of VAUBAN.