A Fine Boulle Secretary
This attractive piece has a great interior with cubby holes and a recessed center with a mirror in the back. The drop front makes for easy access for writing and filing papers. The exterior has gold transfer work on the front which begins with the narrow pediment on top and then three sections below that have different designs of the transfer work. White banding separates each area. A storage area is found at the bottom level of the desk.
Measurements: 5-3/8”h. x 3-3/4”w.
Circa: 19th Century