Live Auction

Thursday Morning at Stair

Thu, Aug 25, 2022 11:00AM EDT
Lot 77

Louis XV Style Ormolu-Mounted Tulipwood and Kingwood Marquetry Secrétaire à Abattant

Estimate: $800 - $1,200

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$200 $50
$500 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000

Fitted with a molded marble top with rounded corners.

4 ft. 8 1/4 in. x 35 3/4 in. x 16 1/2 in.

Property from a Private Collector, Kent, CT


The thick marble top with an old repair to the back left corner with nicks and scuffing. Minor veneer losses along the edges of the fall-front, and minor age splits throughout. The ormolu mounts worn as is the leather inset writing surface. Minor veneer replacements throughout. Sabots probably later in date. Structurally sound, bottom drawers are locked.  With one keyNot withstanding this report or any discussion concerning condition of a lot, all lots are offered and sold "as is" in accordance with our conditions of sale.