Items Similar to Fall-Front Desk in West Indies Mahogany Attributable to Hetsch, Denmark View More
Fall-Front Desk in West Indies Mahogany Attributable to Hetsch, Denmark
A very lovely secretary with serpentine front in beautiful West Indies/ Cuban mahogany attributable to Danish architect and painter, Gustav Friederich von Hetsch (1788-1864). A mirrored backsplash with elaborate and well-articulated pierced foliate carvings rests above a fall-front desk with a plethora of drawers of different sizes, and with three large storage drawers below. There are carved embellishments throughout that include gadrooning, volutes, acanthus and rope turnings. Denmark, circa 1840. Makes a lovely desk or dressing table! Measures: 36" wide x 20" deep (32" open) x 64 1/2" high.
- Place of Origin
- Date of Manufacturecirca 1840
- Materials and Techniques
- Condition DetailsMirror is original and heavily worn. French-polish finish.
- WearWear consistent with age and use.
- DimensionsH 54.5 in. x W 36 in. x D 20 in.H 138.43 cm x W 91.44 cm x D 50.8 cm
- Seller LocationMiami, FL
- Reference NumberLU988116601551
Buyer Protection Guaranteed
Our Promise To You: If you're not happy with the way an item arrived, we'll work with you and the seller to reach an optimal resolution. Read more
Shipping, Returns & Payment
- ShippingRates vary by destination and complexityShipping methods are determined by item size, type, fragility and specific characteristics.Shipping costs are calculated based on carrier rates, delivery distance and packing complexity.
- Return Policy
This item can be returned within 3 days of delivery.View details
- Online Payment Methods1stdibs accepts the following payment methods
- Item InvoiceGenerate an invoice that you can customize and print.
About the Seller
5 / 5
1stdibs seller since 2013
Typical response time: 1 hour
Located in Miami, FL
More From This Seller
$6,337 Sale Price
Napoleon III Pedestal Desk in Bookmatched West ...
Antique 19th Century French Napoleon III
Oak, Pine, Mahogany
Swedish Fall-Front Secretary in West Indies Mah...
Antique Mid-19th Century Swedish Louis Philippe
$2,555 Sale Price
Georgian Fall-Front Secretary Desk in Carved Oa...
Antique Early 19th Century English Georgian
You May Also Like
Mahogany Roll Front Desk
Mahogany Roll Front Desk
Vintage 1960s Swedish Mid-Century Modern
Early 19th Century Fall-Front Desk
Antique 19th Century North American Federal
$3,664 Sale Price
Fine Louis Philippe Mahogany Fall Front Desk/Se...
Antique 19th Century French Louis Philippe
Antique Early 18th Century English Burled Walnu...
Antique Early 18th Century English
Antique Danish Empire Mahogany Secretary Desk
Antique Early 19th Century Danish Empire
Swedish Slant Front Writing Desk in Original Paint
Antique Mid-19th Century Swedish Neoclassical
French Empire Flame Mahogany Drop Front Secreta...
Antique Early 19th Century French Empire
Midcentury Danish Modern Borge Mogensen Teak Wo...
Børge Mogensen, Soborg Mobelfabrik
Vintage 1950s Danish Mid-Century Modern
Teak, Brass, Wood