lock plate signed "P. SORMANI (1817-1877) PARIS, 10 rue Charlot", third quarter-19th century; black leather writing surface surrounded by shaped ormolu mounted edge, three parquetry drawers in shaped 6 inch apron, four cabriole legs with mounted ormolu chutes and sabots, three false drawers in verso, 29 in. H., 51 in. L., 29 1/2 in. W.
Age appropriate wear, sun fading to one side, veneer losses