Swedish Rococo Style Chapeau de Gendarme 1820s Gray Painted Tall Secretary

A Swedish Rococo style tall secretary from circa 1820 with gray painted finish, chapeau de gendarme bonnet top, two doors, slant-front desk and four drawers below. This Swedish Rococo-style tall secretary, dating back to around 1820, is a testament to timeless design and exceptional craftsmanship. Its rich light gray painted finish, with soft wood tones peeking through, exudes both elegance and rustic charm. The upper section features a chapeau de gendarme bonnet top and two doors that open to reveal a distressed interior with inner shelves. The perfect place to display cherished collectibles or stow away your favorite books. Below, a slant-front desk beckons, revealing an interior adorned in a captivating rust and antique distressed green hue. Multiple drawers and a central door, flanked by pilasters, offer ample storage and organization options. It's an ideal workspace for writing, crafting, or simply staying organized. The bottom section showcases four drawers, two small ones atop two larger ones, providing additional storage for your essentials. With a desk height of 29.5 inches, this secretary is both functional and stylish. Place it in your study, home office, or living room, and let it serve as a striking focal point that effortlessly blends form and function. Its versatility knows no bounds, making it a cherished addition to any home.
Place of Origin: Sweden
Period: 19th Century
Dimensions: 47.25"W x 20.5"D x 84.5"H. Desk Height: 29.5"
Inventory Number: YY81
Price: $11,950