Louis-Philippe Burl Elm and Marble-Top Bedside Cupboard
ca. 1840, the top with an inset black and gray marble top over a single drawer and drop-down door, opening to a void cavity above four additional drawers, including a secret drawer concealed in the baseboard.
h. 35", w. 17", d. 17-1/2"
**In overall good condition. The case is sturdy and solid. The piece exhibits normal minor mars, shrinkage and wear.
There is a vertical shrinkage crack in the face of the fall front. A molding from the top, at the canted corner, is detached but present, as is an upper molding from a return. There is a shallow loss to the molding at the rear corner of the top, about 1/8" deep, 1/4" high and 1-1/2" long.
Marble is old and in good condition.