1825 - 1850
Marble, Porcelain, Tulipwood
1295 mm (H)699 mm (W)400 mm (D)Order this image
Kingston Lacy Estate, Dorset (Accredited Museum)
On show at
Desk; Secretaire - Tulipwood 'Secretaire a Abattant' in the Louis XVI style. With galleried inset white marble top. The fall-front is inset with an octagonal porcelain plaque, painted with a basket of flowers in a rose border. This inset framed by radiating diagonally-laid veneers. The two free-standing fluted columns enclose a fitted enterior with four short and three long drawers. The stand with a drawer in the break-front. On turned legs inlaid with simulated fluting and joined by a platform.