A LOUIS XVI STYLE ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY BUREAU DE DAME,
by Paul Sormani, Paris, circa 1870,
the three-quarter galleried top above two short drawers and a tambour roll-top with fitted interior and tooled leather writing surface, on squared tapering legs
40in. (102cm.) high; 29in. (74cm.) wide; 19½in. (50cm.) deep
The lockplate engraved "PAUL SORMANI/10r. Charlot Paris"