Bois citronnier, rosewood, gilt metal, leather
78 x 146 x 72.5 cm
Place of origin
FranceOrder this image
Dunster Castle, Somerset (Accredited Museum)
A gilt-metal mounted bois citronnier and rosewood bureau plat, French, circa 1880. The crossbanded and tooled leather top with corner cabochon mounts, above three frieze drawers with elaborate scroll handles, each crossbanded and flanked by gilt-metal palmettes, on cabriole legs headed with foliate mounts trailing to sabots.