Superb quality early Biedermeier period fall front secretaire desk.
This beautiful bureau secretaire of 1820 period is the ultimate luxury in a Biedermeier desk.
It is beautifully veneered in book matched pyramid flame mahogany. All four drawers still retain their original working locks. A working gilt bronze key is supplied to match. Empire brass round escutcheons and turned bronze handles adorne the elegant facade.
The writing surface opens with the ornate large key and is supported by internal steel stopped hinges hidden within the body. H83cm W79cm D47 cm from Berlin 1820