Elegant Louis XV style drop leaf desk/bureau for the Sarthe region of France. In relatively good conditions with some imperfection, mainly a water mark on the top(please see photo) This desk has 8 interior drawers, one which when completely pulled out has a secret compartment. The writing part is in embossed red leather. In the center when opened there is another sliding secret compartment. This is a wonderful piece done in rosewood inlay. each of the cabriolet feet have a brass decorative bottom. Imported directly from France. Circa 1880. Height 40 inches, depth when desk is shut 21 inches, open 36 inches and width 38 inches. Please feel free to request more detailed photos.