French 19th Century Napoleon III Period Ebony, Brass And Ormolu Boulle Desk
Item # 317
A very elegant French mid 19th century Napoleon III period ebony and brass Boulle desk, circa 1860. The desk is raised by four fluted legs joined by an curved X stretcher with a carved central acanthus leaf design. At the frieze is one large drawer decorated with brass filets that continue on the sides. The impressive top is adorned with a central brass inlay of scrolls and foliate, all within brass filets borders and ormolu gallery.