25 March 1999
A CHARLES X BURR-ELM SECRETAIRE-CABINET
The moulded rectangular cornice above a shaped frieze-drawer and a pair of silk-backed glazed doors, enclosing a shelf and a paper-lined interior, above a secrtaire-drawer with leather-lined writing-surface and a pair of conforming doors flanked by scrolled supports, on a concave-fronted plinth base, restorations, with two paper labels to the reverse 'AF 9552' and inscribed in chalk twice '51498 COLEFAX FOWLER 6-6-86', the top later veneered
61 in. (155 cm.) high; 39 in. (99 cm.) wide; 17 in. (43 cm.) deep
Colefax and Fowler, London, 1986.
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