An Unusual Louis XV Style Gilt-Bronze and Marquetry Inlaid Secretaire Pedestal
An Unusual Louis XV Style Gilt-Bronze and Marquetry Inlaid Secretaire Pedestal
An Unusual Louis XV Style Gilt-Bronze and Marquetry Inlaid Secretaire Pedestal
An Unusual Louis XV Style Gilt-Bronze and Marquetry Inlaid Secretaire Pedestal
An Unusual Louis XV Style Gilt-Bronze and Marquetry Inlaid Secretaire Pedestal
An Unusual Louis XV Style Gilt-Bronze and Marquetry Inlaid Secretaire Pedestal
An Unusual Louis XV Style Gilt-Bronze and Marquetry Inlaid Secretaire Pedestal
An Unusual Louis XV Style Gilt-Bronze and Marquetry Inlaid Secretaire Pedestal
An Unusual Louis XV Style Gilt-Bronze and Marquetry Inlaid Secretaire Pedestal

MAISON MILLET (1853-1902)

An Unusual Louis XV Style Gilt-Bronze and Marquetry Inlaid Secretaire Pedestal

c. 1880 France

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An Unusual Louis XV Style Gilt-Bronze and Marquetry Inlaid Secretaire Pedestal by Maison Millet.

This elegant and unusual mahogany and kingwood pedestal is of of bombé shape with fine gilt-bronze foliate mounts. The pedestal has a shaped breche d'Alep marble top above a front fitted with a series of drawers, each finely inlaid with floral marquetry. The dummy front to the second drawer opening to reveal a leather writing surface and a fitted interior. The sides of the pedestal are quarter veneered in kingwood and the whole is put down on splayed legs with gilt bronze acanthus feet.

It is unusual to find a small secretaire of pedestal form and rare to find an example of such wonderful quality and by an important maker.
Stock Code
B10060
Medium
Mahogany, Kingwood, Gilt-Bronze
Signed/Inscribed
Stamped to the reverse of the bronze mounts 'MB' for Maison Millet.
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