A superb walnut bureau bookcase with wonderful colour and mature patina
The molded swan neck cornice with carved folliations above a pair of well figured burr walnut doors opening to adjustable shelving and walnut fronted drawers. Behind the fall front a shaped bank of drawers, pigeon holes and a well. The lower serpentine section with four graduated drawers on high shaped feet. The doors, fall, drawers and the ends all cross banded with central panels of well chosen veneers.
Note the original handles, escutcheons and locks.
Dresden, Germany. circa 1780.
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