SUPERIOR EARLY 20TH CENTURY CHINOISERIE SECRETARY DESK ON CARVED FRAME. Bay Colony Antiques is honored to offer you this very high quality circa 1920-30's Japanned Chinoiserie secretary desk on carved frame.
Form on the decorative furniture art and its fit in overall design scheme here and in Europe. This plateau of design is a specialized niche of our firm as our own parents & theirs before them. From the early William periods of England transitioning into the American blood stream we love this subject. We only select a very limited few of these each year as we desire special & nothing on its bottom tiers.
In a stunning very nicely aged red lacquer paint it is gracefully embellished with extraordinary engraved decorative brass hinges and corner jewelry depicting exotic scenes of Japanese genre with men on horseback, pagodas, blossoms with big bold chrysanthemums it holds all its allegoric fables in its design. The desk's doors open to reveal a sophisticated interior which can easily be re-purposed or concurrently used as a bar cabinet. This is a two piece case with the desk top fitting into a heavily carved base frame. This is as good if not better than any other of these we've seen in decades. Its from a clean non smoking estate & always loved and cherished.We note some insignificant blemish on the right side of the case. We are honor bound & required to tell you everything perfect or not but we simply don't sell nice people drama. On whether this item's American or English but no matter it's best quality bottom line. Bay Colony Antiques is a dedicated group of New England antique dealers from Springfield, Massachusetts. We have a large inventory of fine antiques ranging from Early American, Federal, Chippendale, Empire, Centennial, Victorian, 20th Century custom mahogany, Art Deco and mid-century modern antique furniture along with decorative arts from across the globe. Our network of contacts and associates reaches across the United States. If you would like to know about any number of our services including appraisals and restoration, please ask us about our website for more information. We accept all major credit cards and are delighted to answer any questions that you may have or provide services you may need.
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We are not a storage facility. We are happy to hold your items for a reasonable pre-agreed upon period. The item "EXCEPTIONAL CHINOISERIE ANTIQUE STYLE DESK ON CARVED FRAME SECRETARY DESK" is in sale since Thursday, April 5, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Furniture\Trunks & Chests". The seller is "baycolonyantiques" and is located in Springfield, Massachusetts.This item can be shipped to United States.