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An Art Nouveau marquetry bonheur du jour desk

Late 19th/early 20th Century; Nancy, France
Inscribed signature: F. Bernard / Nancy
The desk with an ovoid rear panel with low relief floral carving behind a raised compartment fitted with two flanking drawers and a floral marquetry back atop a floral marquetry top over a single frieze drawer with lockplate and raised overall on four carved straight legs with lightly flared feet
42" H x 35" W x 21.25" D

  • Provenance: The Alan Schneider Collection
  • Condition: Overall good condition with scattered scuffs, scratches, nicks, shrinkage cracks, and separation at joints commensurate with age. Minor bowing to rear panel. Minor repairs throughout. Does not include key.

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