RARE PAINTED SECRETARY



New England, possibly Maine
Ca. 1800-1815
Eastern white pine, painted white
Condition: Excellent condition, minor imperfections, some touch-ups to the white painted surface.
It is rare to find a formal style of a lady’s secretary constructed of pine and paint decorated. The upper section has a dovetailed, molded cornice above two doors opening to fitted compartments with drawers and shelves. The lower case has a folding, writing surface above three graduated drawers with a carved shaped skirt supported by tapered legs. The entire case is highlighted with painted blue pin-striping.



Dealer Jeffrey Tillou Antiques
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Measurements 58 3/4" h., 41" w., 19 3/4" d.
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Website http://www.tillouantiques.com
Price 8500
Contact Jeffrey Tillou, 860-567-9693 or  jeffrey@tillouantiques.com

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