George III Mahogany Secretaire bookcase, elegant arched pediment & gothic clazing, c.1795
Elegant George III mahogany secretaire bookcase with unusual simple arched pediment above astragal glazing in the ‘Gothic’ taste, the top drawer with applied ‘Maltese Cross’-form moulding folding down to reveal a satinwood pigeonhole desk interior, the four drawers to the base with original wooden knobs, the simple curved skirt beneath echoing the top pediment, with two shelves to the glazed top.
Excellent condition, minor restorations to veneer
Total height: 124cm
Base height: 108cm