Antique Louis XVI Cylinder Desk, France 1780
This unique antique Louis XVI Roll Cylinder was made in France around 1780. The outside of the secretary desk has a kingwood veneer with a gorgeous marquetry decor of diamond shaped yew wood inlays.
The writing surface is covered with green leather. Inside the writing compartment are six small drawers and three open compartments. The cylinder desk comes refinished with a shellac polish.
Please read our blog post to learn more about the origins of the cylinder desk.
The Antique Cylinder Desk measures Height: 36.62 in (93 cm), Width: 35.04 in (89 cm), Depth: 20.48 in (52 cm) and ships from Germany including shipping costs and duty to Boston.