A 19th Century japanned Escritoire.
Date: 2017-04-26 02:00:26
Period: Regency Period c. 1800-1835
Height: 58.5" (148.5cm) / Width: 39.75" (101cm) / Depth: 18.25" (46.5cm)
Height: 58.5" (148.5cm)
Width: 39.75" (101cm)
Depth: 18.25" (46.5cm)
A fine 19th Century North European japanned escritoire; the panelled fall front decorated with herons, willows and bamboo shoots opening to reveal an arrangement of drawers around a central door. Decorated throughout with beautifully executed japanning which is a European imitation of lacquer.