An early nineteenth century walnut Beidermeier Secretaire a Abattant or escritoire with fall front. It has superb architectural ebony and satinwood fitted interior with 12 satinwood drawers and three further secret drawers. The middle section has turned pillar supports terminating in a mirror back creating a lovely perspective repeat.
The walnut veneered exterior is further supported by two long ebony pillars and pyramid designs to the feet. The palladian style pediment top contains a further secret drawer in addition to the four that surround the fall front above and below. It is completed with superbly detailed brass handles and escucheons.