This antique French bureau a gardin desk by
Maison Jeanselme has a kidney shaped top with a brass gallery edge flanked by superstructures of two stacked, bombe front drawers. The desk is finished with crossbanded veneers with ormolu mounts and is raised on slender, cabriole legs.
Charles-Henri Jeanselme (1856-1930), Maison Jeanselme (Paris, late 19th century-1930)
Marked with label: Ch. Jeanselme / Rue des Arquebusiers 7 and 9 Paris.
Width 59 Depth 27.5 Height 29.5/36 in.
Note: veneer requires restoration.