This gorgeous antique French drop front secretary, or secrétaire à abattant, combines beauty and function. When closed, you can appreciate the beautiful burled wood and brass hardware. Plus, there are three spacious drawers with handles beneath the drop front as well as a hidden drawer above! When open, the drop front becomes a sturdy work space complete with a black leather inset. The interior of the desk has six drawers to store all of your office essentials. The arched cubby is flanked with wood columns, echoing the columns on the exterior of the piece.
38.25" L x 17.5" W x 56.25" H
Please note, this piece is in good antique condition. While this piece is in good antique condition, there is minor wear which is to be expected from a piece this age. Notably, there are minor knicks throughout the marble top as well as minor wear to the leather desk top. There are dents and knicks in wood at the top of the drop front where it has likely been closed hundreds of times. There is a minor wood split on the bottom right side of the desk. of All imperfections are shown in photos.
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You may pick up for free in Houston, TX. Typically local Houston delivery is $175.
Below are typical shipping quotes for common areas we deliver to, though they can vary slightly depending on the fluctuating price of gas. The only way to guarantee a delivery quote is by emailing!
Baton Rouge, LA: $250
New Orleans, LA: $275
Dallas, TX and Austin, TX: $300
Most other deliveries in the US range from $400-650
Returns and Exchanges
All items are sold “AS-IS.” It is the responsibility of the buyer to ask any questions prior to purchasing an item. Make sure to double check the dimensions we have listed! We are always happy to provide more information or detailed photos, so please don’t hesitate to reach out before purchasing. All sales are final. Please refer to our condition details for further information about our grading process.