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Secretary with Drop Down Front


  • circa 1950's one piece secretary

  • black paint, distressed and waxed 

  • curved serpentine front - 4 drawers over ball and claw feet

  • interiors are painted a muted teal including the upper display cabinet, desk compartments and drawer interiors.


Tthis secretary can be seen at

Main Street Antiques

2200 Main Street

Morro Bay,  CA  93442

An Exaggerated Play on Light


  • circa 1940's secretary

  • ombre' blended paint exterior finish

  • authentically distressed/destroyed, hand-rubbed and waxed

  • French style transfers are also distressed

  • an unusual toile fabric backs the hutch and behind the desk cubbies

  • accent paint colors come from the toile fabric to create the rich color story

  • 34" x 74" x 17" (with desk closed)

local pick up only​

© 2014 Lori Simon | Furbearsake

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