BIEDERMEIER SECRETARIES SE152
BIEDERMEIER SECRETARIES SE152

Exceptional Biedermeier fall front secretaire. Book match veneered with poplar on pine. Partial water gilded / ebonized Egyptian caryatids flanking the fall front and supporting the frieze drawer. Fitted interior in cherry wood with six drawers, six arched niches, eight freestanding swollen ebonized columns and a mirror. Pierced ebonized balustrade. Original brasses, locks, hinges and a shelf behind lowered doors.
Austria/Hungary, before 1825.
61 1/2" h, 38 1/2" w, 19 3/4" d
Reference: Page 16, Josef Folnesics "Innenraeume und Hausrat der Empire - und Biedermeierzeit in Oesterreich-Ungarn" (Empire - and Biedermeier interiors in Austria-Hungary), Vienna, 1920.



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