This is a beautiful Louis revival burr walnut, ebonised and ormolu mounted bureau plat circa 1860 in date.
This fantastic bureau plat features a serpentine shaped top with kingwood crossbanding and ornate foliate and floral ebonised decoration framed by stylish ormolu mounts above a frieze drawer while standing on cabriole legs.
Add a touch of unparalleled panache and style to your office or drawing room with this truly impressive bureau plat fit for a king.
In excellent condition, having been cleaned and French polished in our workshops, please see photos for confirmation of condition.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 75 x Width 110 x Depth 63
Dimensions in inches:
Height 29.5 x Width 43.3 x Depth 24.8
The Walnut woods are probably the most recognisable and popular of all the exotic woods, having been used in furniture making for many centuries. Walnut veneer was highly priced and the cost would reflect the ‘fanciness’ of the veneer – the more decorative, then the more expensive and desirable.
Our reference: A1254