A Louis XVI tulipwood and mahogany writing table.
- Parquetry veneer to cabinet and drawer fronts.
- Recessed top with dual cabinets centering a compartment with decorative spandrels atop a drawer.
- Hinged front opening to reveal a pink velvet-lined writing surface.
- Tapering legs.
- With three keys.
Sotheby's, New York, 16 February 1988, Lot 0119
Warping and surface mark at back.
Soiling to fabric.
Moderate veneer loss.
Height: 40.25 inches / 102.23 cm
Width: 27.75 inches / 70.48 cm
Depth: 16.5 inches / 41.91 cm
Brass, Mahogany, Tulipwood, Velvet