VANDERCRUSE, Roger
(b. 1728, Paris, d. 1799, Paris)

Secrétaire à abattant

1770-75
Kingwood, amaranth, sycamore and coloured and engraved fruitwoods, gilded bronze, leather plate, 137 x 93 x 50 cm
Private collection

This ormolu-mounted and marquetry 'secrétaire à abattant' (drop-front secretary) is of transition style.