Double Dome Queen Anne Secretary, Double Bonnet Queen Anne Secretary
Double Dome Queen Anne style secretary bookcase. Walnut with burled walnut detailing.
Four full drawers with dovetail construction below slant desk.
Inside desk cavity are hidden slides behind pilasters, six drawers, a single document door with working key, and leather desk top.
Upper has glass cabinet doors with a working key, two new glass shelves, a single original wood shelf, and two candle slides.
Engraved brass pulls on upper and lower.
Key to upper cabinet fits four full drawers, locks all in working condition.
Formerly, upper cabinet was fitted with yellow damask fabric. That fabric has been removed, the back sanded and put back into place. Many photographs show the piece with the yellow damask fabric. Current status of the piece is bare wood on the back of the cabinet, as shown in the first photographs.
This secretary bookcase came from the Norfolk Antique Company of Norfolk, England, and was purchased through their representative, Wood and Hogan, of New York. This secretary bookcase was purchased recently from the estate of the customer who purchased it from Wood and Hogan. Paperwork available upon request.