Hepplewhite Inlaid Tambour Desk

Hepplewhite Inlaid Tambour Desk
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Hepplewhite Inlaid Tambour Desk
New England, probably Massachusetts
Ca. 1790-1800
Mahogany, figured mahogany veneer, pine, secondary wood.
Condition: Fine condition, period brass but not original
The bow-front tambour tope is a rare feature to find on a tambour desk. The top section is fitted into a molded edge with a folding desk above two drawers flanked by inlaid tapered legs with bell flowers terminating into inlaid cuffs. 
Provenance: Tillou Gallery (accompanied with original invoice, 1969).
Dimensions: 
43" h x 40.4" w x 21" d
Item ID: F-CP-D 004