Chinese Export Campaign Secretary

$8,500

Print this Page Email This Product

Contact Yew Tree House at (212) 249-6612.

Fine Chinese export campaign or travel secretary the top with foliate carved backsplash over lifting lid, the fall front with molded raised panel doors having brass inlaid diamonds, the interior with two rows of drawers and with central pigeonholes and blue leather writing surface, the base with retractable split legs to support desktop, the whole in richly figured and very dense hardwood, (possibly Hanghuali?) possessing a good rich surface.

Size below closed. Upper section 28"x 13" x 20" Base30" high and opens to a depth of 25 1/2"

Period
18th Century And Earlier
Material
Hanghuali
Country
China
Condition

Very good antique condition

Dimensions
Height 50 inches
Width 28 inches
Depth 13 inches
KNEE_CLEARANCE: 30, Upper section 28"x 13" x 20" Base30" high and opens to a depth of 25 1/2"