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This furniture typically French acted as secretary for court correspondence, especially the ladies used the Secretaire to write short letters and personal tickets, and then put them in the various secret drawers inside the furniture. The key was then inserted into a bracelet or necklace, away from the Indiscreo eyes of the servants of the House.
The Secretaire is essentially a parade piece of furniture, of great charm and of great furnishing, we can have inlaid secretaire, lacquered secretaire, secretaire with heraldic coats of arms and secretaire with Boulle marquetry. In All these variants, we suggest to buy the furniture looking at the originality, the restoration, the polishing and to demand the certification in writing.Latest arrivals