18th Century Walnut Bureau Bookcase



An early 18th century walnut bureau bookcase

The quarter veneered panel doors over candle slides open to reveal an arrangement of oak lined drawers and a central cupboard which houses 3 further drawers. The base of two-part construction - the beautiful figured burr walnut "fall" with feather banded detail and bookrest moulding opens to an interior with a sliding "well" and secret compartments above featherbanded drawer fronts that have had various sets of handles over the years - raised on later turned bun feet.

Height 203 cm / 80"
Width 104 cm / 41"
Depth 58 cm / 23"