French Ormolu-Mounted Bureau a Cylindre Roll Top Desk Signed H. Fourdinois

$12,500.00 $8,500.00

French ormolu-mounted bureau a cylindre roll top desk signed H. Fourdinois. Veneered in walnut with very fine quality ormolu mounts throughout. Stamped twice ”H. Fourdinois” for maker Henri-Auguste Fourdinois (1830-1907). The rectangular galleried top with three short locking drawers above a roll-top enclosing four short drawers over a slide-out tooled red leather writing surface, with three short locking drawers, raised overall on fluted tapering legs joined by a pierced I-form stretcher.