Swedish Gustavian Style 1850s Blue Gray Painted Slant Front Secretary

A Swedish Gustavian style slant front secretary from circa 1850 with blue gray painted finish and off white trim. This Swedish Gustavian style slant front secretary, dating back to circa 1850, is a magnificent blend of elegance and practicality. It boasts a serene blue-gray painted finish, gracefully accented with off-white trim, encapsulating the essence of Gustavian design. The subtle yet sophisticated color palette ensures that it would seamlessly integrate into a variety of interior schemes, from traditional to more contemporary settings. The upper section houses a slant front desk, which, when opened, reveals an intricately organized interior. Multiple drawers of varying sizes encircle a central door, while vertical compartments flank it, offering ample space for organization and storage of your writing utensils, documents, and personal mementos. The desk height stands at a comfortable 31.7 inches, creating an ergonomic workspace. Below the desk, the façade features three spacious drawers, each fitted with classical hardware that not only adds a touch of elegance but also ensures smooth functionality. These drawers provide additional storage, making this piece as practical as it is beautiful. The secretary is delicately raised on petite feet, enhancing its graceful silhouette. In a modern home, this Swedish Gustavian style secretary could be utilized in a living room, home office, or bedroom, serving as both a functional workspace and a stunning decorative piece. Its ample storage and organized compartments make it an ideal choice for those looking to combine style with practicality.
Place of Origin: Sweden
Period: 19th Century
Dimensions: 39"W x 16.5"D x 44.3"H Deask Height 31.7"
Inventory Number: YY45
Price: $5,950