SOLD - Swedish Gustavian Style Gray Painted Drop-Front Secretary with Fluted Accents DLW

SOLD - A Swedish Gustavian style secretary from the 19th century, with drop-front desk, three drawers, carved fluted motifs and gray painted finish. This Swedish Gustavian-style secretary, crafted during the 19th century, is a testament to timeless elegance and functionality. Its cool gray, almost blue, painted finish adds a touch of serenity to any room. The drop-front desk is a remarkable feature, adorned with beautifully carved fluted motifs on its panel. It opens to reveal a well-organized interior with multiple drawers, providing an excellent workspace that neatly conceals clutter when not in use. This makes it an ideal piece for those who appreciate both form and function in their furniture. Below the desk, three spacious drawers boast Classical hardware, adding a touch of sophistication to the design. The upper section is adorned with a finely crafted dentil molding, showcasing exquisite attention to detail. The canted side posts on the facade feature discreet fluting, lending a sense of depth and dimension to the piece. The secretary's desk height of 31 inches and generous desk flap depth of 19.75 inches make it comfortable for writing or working on a laptop. Resting on short tapered feet that angle gracefully in the front, this Swedish Gustavian secretary exudes understated charm. It's a versatile addition to any interior, seamlessly complementing various design styles from traditional to eclectic. Whether in a home office, living room, or entryway, this secretary combines practicality with timeless aesthetics, making it a cherished and functional piece of furniture.
Place of Origin: Sweden
Period: 19th Century
Dimensions: 40.5"W x 18" D x 48 1/2" H. Desk Height: 31". Desk Depth 32.75" Desk Flap Depth: 19.75"
Inventory Number: XX501
Price: $5,350