Lot 81

Empire Secretary
Height: 162 cm.
Width: 95 cm.
Depth: 40.5 cm.
Vienna, early 19th century.

Rectangular base standing on lion's claw feet with a lyre-shaped corpus supported at the sides by set opposite swan figures. Three-door base, large writing tablet with six drawers, a secret top drawer and five compartments as well as a large compartment for correspondence. The drawers and side panels are finished in root wood veneer, the drawers have ivory handles. The corpus ends with a semi-circular drawer, behind which another drawer with burl wood veneer is hidden. Cast and chased gilded Empire bronzes, partly figural, partly ornamental. The corpus is flanked at the sides by abstract cornucopias. Two keys present. (1240801) (1) (13)


Empire bureau

Height: 162 cm.
Width: 95 cm.
Depth: 40.5 cm.
Vienna, beginning of the 19th century.

With two keys.



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