Danish 1810s Beige Gray Painted Two-Part Tall Secretary with Slant-Front Desk DLW

A Danish painted wood two-part secretary from circa 1810 with beige / light gray painted finish, slanted desk, four doors and carved reeded panels. A testament to timeless Danish craftsmanship, this two-part secretary from circa 1810 seamlessly merges functionality with artistry. Dressed in an understated beige, gently leaning towards gray, the piece's painted finish is a quiet ode to elegance. The upper section showcases a tastefully molded cornice that shelters two doors. These doors are a canvas for carved reeded panels, evoking a sense of delicate luxury. The heart of this secretary lies in its central section — a slant-front desk, offering a generous workspace at a height of 29" and with a 33.25" depth. Ensuring adequate storage and organization, eight drawers symmetrically embrace a central opening. The lower region is graced by two more doors, revealing practical inner shelving — a clever nod to space optimization. Given its stately allure and practicality, this Danish secretary is perfect for a home office, lending an aura of antique charm to modern functionalities. Or, envision it in a living room or library, where it's not just a workstation but also a conversation starter.
Place of Origin: Denmark
Period: 19th Century
Dimensions: 54.5"W x 21"D x 84.75"H. Desk Height 29" Desk Depth 33.25"
Inventory Number: YY133
Price: $12,950