late c19th french ormolumounted and brassinlaid ebonised 'bureauplat ' writing table

Late C19th French ormolu-mounted and brass-inlaid ebonised 'bureau-plat '/ writing table



Item Ref

MLCA 143


Late C19th French ormolu-mounted and brass inlaid ebonised' bureau-plat '/ writing tale . Napoleon III period free-standing table with good quality ormolu mounts, brass stringing and leather inset top with highly decorative brass-inlaid corners. Heavily-cast ormolu rim to the serpentine outline top with well-cast 'clasp' corners. The frieze fitted with 2 mahogany lined drawers with rococo ormolu handles and 'dummy' drawers to the reverse side .Standing on shaped cabriole legs with full-length ormolu mounts terminating in sabots to the feet. Free-standing, all-round decoration, with Bacchic mask to centre of friezes. Very clean, bright ormolu which forms a striking contrast to the ebonised body. H 29" x W 43 " x 26". France c. 1870
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years , M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
Whether buying for pleasure , decoration or investment, we welcome you to our web-site or premises .
Past projects have included advising clients on forming and disposing of collections , furnishing period properties , hotel and commercial projects , also a shoot-room and lodge .
All goods are available to view and owned by M.Lees&Sons .
If visiting, a telephone call prior is advisable as due to the demands of the business the show-room does not have regular hours . Please feel free to contact us if we can be of assistance .
Tel. 01905 26620 / 07860826218
Located in the centre of Worcester in the shadow of the Cathedral with easy parking nearby. Exit Junction 7 M5 and follow the signs for Worcester Porcelain Museum . Our premises are located 100 metres from the Museum and 50 metres from Pay&Display car-park in nearby King St.
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