19th Century Boulle Writing Cabinet


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  • £4,350.00
  • €4,813 Euro
  • $5,852 US Dollar

United Kingdom

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19th Century Boulle Writing Cabinet

French, Circa 1870.
A very good quality French Louis XV style Bonheur du jour writing cabinet, smothered in decorative floral leaf inlay, ebonised boulle red tortoise shell and engraved design.
Brass gallery top above 2 domed oval panel doors, with working lock and key.
This item comes in 2 parts, the top section has a single shelf and 2 small drawers in a polished mahogany interior, with a further 2 small drawers below the doors. Brass gilt ormolu mounts.
The base has a serpentine shaped drawer, with a hidden writing slide and blue baise top.
On square tapering cabriole legs.
A very decorative item, in showroom condition.

W 50cm/31.5"
D 55cm/21.75"
H 134.5cm/53"

Base H 75cm/29.5"

Top section
W 74.5cm/29.25"
D 28.25cm/11.25"
H 60.5cm/23.75"


  • H: 134.5cm (52.95in)
  • W: 50cm (19.69in)
  • D: 55cm (21.65in)



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