1930 Print 18th Century French Secretary Riesener Chest ORIGINAL HISTORIC GF4


This is an original 1930 halftone print showing an eighteenth century French secretary of ebony with black marble top and black and gold lacquer panels. This piece was designed by Riesener about 1735-1806. The ormolu mounts designed by Pierre Gouthiere. Courtesy of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Please note there is printing on the reverse.


This 81+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging in margins. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 7.5 x 10.5 inches; 19 x 27 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

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