A fantastic quality French bronze mounted Boulle writing table with tortoise shell veneer and brass inlay. All four legs having beautiful quality bronze Lady heads, the legs having decorative bronze feet and bronze trim along the entire perimeter of the table. The table also has one drawer. The table is decorated all around and could be placed in the centre of a room.
André Charles Boulle was a French cabinet maker in the early 1700’s known for his marquetry work of inlaying brass and tortoise shell. The style was revived again in the mid-19th century.
This piece dates from France circa 1860. Napoleon III period.
Measures: 50 inches long x 33 inches deep x 31 inches high