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Collections > Furniture > Writing table (bureau plat)
Writing table (bureau plat)
Veneered in kingwood on oak, with gilt-bronze mounts and a velvet writing panel.
A bill from Monbro dated April 1856 records the supply of this piece for 620 francs for the Blue Salon at John Bowes' Paris house, 7 rue de Berlin.
Size: Height: 73 cm; Length: 123 cm: Width: 66.5 cm.
Artist / Maker: Monbro
Object Type: table
Period: Napoleon III
Actual Date: c. 1856
Century: 19th century
Materials: Kingwood, Beech wood, Ormolu, Velvet
Museum Accession Number: FW.120