This is an exquisite Swedish Gustavian style painted secretary with library from Jämtland, Sweden, circa 1830. The patina is a chalky, soft gray on the exterior and a light blue - green on the interior. The upper section has three shelves, the top two slotted for spoons. The lower section has a slant front with six drawers and a small pigeon hole all behind the writing surface. There is a small desk drawer below the slant front and one shelf behind two raised panel lower doors. The writing surface height is 26.75 in.
Height: 77.5 in. (196.85 cm)Width: 40.5 in. (102.87 cm)Depth: 19.25 in. (48.9 cm)