Desks

8 items

Rare American Southern 18th C. Walnut...

A fine and rare 18th century American walnut mercandile work desk.  The sloping lid opens to reve...

A fine and rare 18th century American walnut mercandile work desk.  The sloping lid opens to reveal an interior fitted with small drawers.  The lid has a ledger rest for a book or papers.  The base has turned legs and stretchers.  All of the hardware is original.  Condition is very good with an old finish and a fine patina.  The piece is finished on all sides and free stands.  It is probably Southern. Dimensions:  Height: 38 1/2", Width: 37 1/2", Depth: 26"  

$4,800.00

18th Century German Secretaire A Abba...

A very fine German Eighteenth Century Secretaire A Abbattant. The case with an ebonized finish is...

A very fine German Eighteenth Century Secretaire A Abbattant. The case with an ebonized finish is fitted with gilt bronze mounts. The fall front writing surface opens to an elaborate architectural interior with small drawers and hidden compartments. Condition is excellent.

$18,500.00

Vintage Louis XV Style Painted Desk

A decorative vintage Louis XV Style desk with a creamy white painted surface with light blue high...

A decorative vintage Louis XV Style desk with a creamy white painted surface with light blue highlights. The flat top has a tan leather inset writing plateau, and stepped letter pockets at the back. The desk is finished on all sides. Condition is very good.

$1,950.00

19th Century French Louis XVI Style I...

A fine French Nineteenth Century Louis XVI Style kingwood dressing table. The top edged with bron...

A fine French Nineteenth Century Louis XVI Style kingwood dressing table. The top edged with bronze mounts centering three parquetry and marquetry panels. The side panels open to storage wells. The center panel with floral marquetry opens with a retractable dressing mirror. The case is fitted with two faux and two small working drawers. There is a pull out slide at the center. The legs are squared and tapered. Condition is very good.

$8,500.00

English Nineteenth Mahogany Small Fol...

An English Nineteenth Century folding desk. The thin case over legs joined with a turned stretche...

An English Nineteenth Century folding desk. The thin case over legs joined with a turned stretcher and shaped legs on casters. The fold out door with finely grained mahogany and an inner leather fitted writing surface opens to an interior with dividers and implement storage. The top opened to a hidden well. Condition is very good.

$2,900.00

Vintage English Queen Anne Style Waln...

A fine English cabinet made Queen Anne Style double domed secretary bookcase. The upper case with...

A fine English cabinet made Queen Anne Style double domed secretary bookcase. The upper case with a double domed top and blind arched doors with rich burled veneers The upper interior with dividers and faux leather books with leather bindings. The lower case with a slant lid that opens to a stepped interior with drawers, dividers, and an inlaid prospect door. The writing surface in leather. There are three short drawers over 3 long drawers all with figured walnut. The case is supported on fou...

$8,500.00

English George II Scarlett Japanned Q...

A Fine English George II Japanned secretary. The upper case with an arched pediment with carved g...

A Fine English George II Japanned secretary. The upper case with an arched pediment with carved gilt rosettes over mirrored doors opening to an interior fitted with shelves. The lower case with a slant lid opens to a fitted interior with small drawers. Below the writing surface the case has four long graduated drawers over ogee bracket feet. The entire surface is decorated with a scarlet ground and painted with figures landscape and architecture. Condition is very good with age appropriate wear.

$12,500.00

Eighteenth Century German Baroque Wal...

A fine South German Baroque desk. The upper case with a central blind cupboard flanked with small...

A fine South German Baroque desk. The upper case with a central blind cupboard flanked with small drawers. All of the facings in a highly figured walnut. Just below the lido pens to an ebonized writing well. The lower case with along drawer over four shaped and carved cabriole legs. Condition is very fine.

$12,500.00