Fine neoclassical ormoulu, brass and porcelain mounted secrétaire veneered in lemonwood and purplewood.
C.L. Coste (maître in 1784)
The porcelain plaque was probably added in England in the early 19th century. Ex Collection:
Right Hon. Gerald Henry, Lord Foley; Mrs. Henry Walters;
Mrs. George Lurcy;
Dr. Anella Brown. Literature:
Charles Packer, Paris Furniture Figure 226.