425 Peachtree Hills Ave., Ste. 7 Atlanta, GA 30305 , United States Call Seller 404.869.6790


1780s Gustavian Period Swedish Grey Painted Drop-Front Secretary with Drawers

$ 6,500
  • Description
    A Swedish Gustavian period grey painted drop-front secretary from circa 1780 with multiple inner drawers and four drawers on the façade. Discover the sublime craftsmanship of this Swedish Gustavian period drop-front secretary, circa 1780. Clothed in a subtle fusion of gray and beige, this timeless piece captures the essence of Scandinavian refinement. The drop-front desk opens to reveal a perfectly arranged tableau of inner drawers, their spatial geometry elegantly encircling a central door. A quartet of drawers graces the lower section—two small ones perched atop a pair of more spacious compartments. Slender tapered feet anchor the piece, lending an air of delicate sophistication. Desk dimensions stand at a comfortable height of 28.8 inches, extending to a depth of 39.5 inches when opened.

    Ideal for the work-from-home lifestyle, this drop-front secretary effortlessly marries form and function. It is not merely a workspace but also a refined piece of history, perfect for enriching a study, living room, or bedroom. Whether employed for writing heartfelt letters or storing cherished keepsakes, its presence elevates any room with a layer of classic elegance.
  • More Information
    Origin: Sweden
    Period: 18th Century
    Materials: Wood,Carved,Painted
    Condition: Good. Wear consistent with age and use.
    Styles / Movements: Gustavian, Traditional
    Dealer Reference #: XX447
    Incollect Reference #: 715234
  • Dimensions
    W. 43 in; H. 50.5 in; D. 21.7 in;
    W. 109.22 cm; H. 128.27 cm; D. 55.12 cm;
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