Cream Crackle Glaze Handpainted Chinoiserie Secretary

USA, 1960s


Cream crackle glaze handpainted chinoiserie secretary desk with chest of drawers. Flocked red upper shelves and bombe style base. This was designed to lock but we do not have the original key. The finish is chippy and handpainted allover- the sides, front, and all individual parts. It can be moved in two parts- the top shelf fits into the lower pulldown desk / chest of drawers via dowels. It can also be secured on the back of the secretary via included hardware and screws. The desk has two side supports that pull out below and support the flip down writing surface. The interior of the secretary has mail dividers and is also finished in a cream color.


CONDITION NOTES: allover marks and age appropriate wear to surfaces; some marks inside drawers. Flocked shelves are more worn on one side; lower section of shelves has more visible wear.


DIMENSIONS: Overall, 31.5" W x 17.5" D x 74.5" H

Top cabinet is 22.5" W x 10" D x 38" H;

Lower Cabinet section is 31.5" W x 17.5" D x 74.5" H;

Height to underside of pull out desk surface is 26" H

Cream Crackle Glaze Handpainted Chinoiserie Secretary


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