Italian 18th Century Walnut Slant-Front Secretaire with Ash Inlay and Marquetry

An Italian walnut and ash slant-front secretaire from the 18th century with three drawers and star shaped marquetry. This exquisite 18th-century Italian slant-front secretaire, crafted from walnut, exudes timeless elegance and masterful craftsmanship. The slant front, adorned with simple ash inlaid banding, opens to reveal a thoughtfully organized interior featuring four small drawers surrounding a central opening, perfect for keeping your essentials neatly tucked away. The façade, encompassing the slant front and the three large dovetail drawers below, is beautifully accented with the same elegant ash inlay, enhancing the piece's refined aesthetic. The side panels are adorned with discreet star-shaped marquetry, adding a touch of understated charm and intricate detailing to the overall design. The desk part measures 34.75"D x 28.5"H. The classical hardware complements the piece's historical character, while the ensemble is raised on bracket feet, ensuring both stability and style. This Italian walnut and ash secretaire is perfect for those who appreciate fine antique furniture that combines functionality with beauty. It can serve as a sophisticated writing desk, a stylish storage solution, or an elegant focal point in any room. Its timeless design and exquisite craftsmanship make it a cherished addition to any home, blending seamlessly with both traditional and contemporary decor. The secretaire’s unique combination of practicality and aesthetic appeal ensures it will be a treasured piece for generations to come.
Place of Origin: Italy
Period: 18th Century
Dimensions: 44.125"W x 21.5"D x 41"H Desk: 34.75"D x 28.5"H
Inventory Number: YY378
Price: $4,450