N.E. Chippendale Secretary - Lot #: 077

Circa 1790 cherry with broken arch top with floral carved rosette terminals, two paneled doors, opening to reveal 15 compartments. Base with slant overlapping lid, opening to reveal fine interior with 4 cubby holes, over two block front dovetailed drawers, over one dovetailed drawer on each side flanking central well with recessed shell carving, opening to three block front dovetailed drawers, over one dovetailed drawer. Exterior with four graduated overlapping dovetailed drawers, on dovetailed bracket feet, replaced bat wing brasses, pine secondary wood, 39 x 22 x 90" high, writing height at 29".
Condition: Old refinish with good color, else Fine.
Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000