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DB3915801

Secrétaire à Abattant by Claude-Charles Saunier

  • H: 142 cm (55 15/16")
  • W: 96 cm (37 13/16")
  • D: 40 cm (15 3/4")

Stunning 18th Century satinwood and mahogany sécretaire à abattant in the Louis XVI style, by Claude-Charles Saunier.

This fine piece is surmounted by a wonderful yellowy marble top. Below, a frieze drawer sits above the large fall-front section. Inside the bureau is an arrangement of shelves and drawers, as well as a writing slope. 

The bottom section offers two panelled cupboard doors with further storage inside. 

The whole is raised on column tapering legs in brass sabots. Adorned throughout with decorative ormolu mounts. 

This piece exhibits fine craftsmanship, with rich contrasting colour and elegant proportions. 

Claude-Charles Saunier was a prolific Parisian ébéniste operating in the late 18th Century.  He was received master in 1752 and is one of the most famous cabinet-makers in the Louis XVI style.   



 

£3,800.00
LAPADA Member
Lorfords approved

Stunning 18th Century satinwood and mahogany sécretaire à abattant in the Louis XVI style, by Claude-Charles Saunier.

This fine piece is surmounted by a wonderful yellowy marble top. Below, a frieze drawer sits above the large fall-front section. Inside the bureau is an arrangement of shelves and drawers, as well as a writing slope. 

The bottom section offers two panelled cupboard doors with further storage inside. 

The whole is raised on column tapering legs in brass sabots. Adorned throughout with decorative ormolu mounts. 

This piece exhibits fine craftsmanship, with rich contrasting colour and elegant proportions. 

Claude-Charles Saunier was a prolific Parisian ébéniste operating in the late 18th Century.  He was received master in 1752 and is one of the most famous cabinet-makers in the Louis XVI style.   


  • Condition: Good
  • Country: France
  • Materials & Techniques: Satinwood
  • Style: Louis XVI
  • Period: 18th Cent and Earlier

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