Marquetry and Ormalu Bureau Plat

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A walnut and kingwood bureau plat with shaped top and cabriole legs both mounted with elaborate ormalu hardware. The frieze, drawers, and the top surrounding the inset leather writing surface are inlaid with floral marquetry. The two side drawers are later adapted. Possibly by Gillows and inspired by the French models.

  • Circa 1850
  • Origin English
  • Stock# 22229
  • Width 61"
  • Depth 34"
  • Height 29"