The Chippendale secrétaire bookcase is a masterpiece of craftsmanship and attention to detail. Exquisite and gorgeous, this two piece drop-front desk and bookcase is a must have for any antique style living room or study. At almost 8 feet tall, this solid mahogany antique replica secrétaire has 17 drawers and three shelves to store all your books, alumns, and treasured belongings. The hand carved pieced lattice, bonnet-top pediment and flame finials crown the top of the bookcase which feature chinoiserie Gothic mullions. The drop-front desk opens to reveal eight pigeon holes, twelve small drawers, and a prospect door, and sits above five large drawers with brass escutcheonsÂ—all supported on a finely carved bracket foot base. Finally, you can match this Chippendale secrétaire bookcase with any of our other lovely Chippendale pieces to complete the look of your room.