A fine small French Empire bronze-mounted travailleuse, or "work table"with hinged top and single drawer. Mirrored top opens to reveal compartments with hinged doors that open out and hold a candle on the left and a small green pin cushion on the right. The drawer beneath opens to reveal a green embossed leather writing surface that slides back to provide storage for letters. Veneer of mahogany with French polish finish. Top has a beautiful wood grain. Figurative and floral bronze decoration. Two working locks and keys. A Parisian side table of exceptional quality. Circa 1820-1840. 20.75"w x 13.5 "d x 31"h Dimensions when open: 26.75"w x 25.5"d x 41.5"h More photos available upon request. Please visit our web site for a full inventory listing.