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Antique French Gilt Bronze-Mounted table / Desk
Located in Los Angeles, CA
A fine 19th century French Louis XV style gilt bronze-mounted wood leather top ladies desk. The writing table stands on four cabriole legs, decorated at the shoulder with gilt bronze...
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Antique 19th Century French Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

Antique Gilt Louis XVI Desk
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This extraordinary antique gilt Louis XVI desk is hand-crafted out of mahogany wood, is in great condition, and has been completely restored by our professional craftsmen team. This ...
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Antique Early 1900s French Louis XVI Desks and Writing Tables

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Brass

  • Antique Gilt Louis XVI Desk
  • Antique Gilt Louis XVI Desk
  • Antique Gilt Louis XVI Desk
  • Antique Gilt Louis XVI Desk
H 29 in. W 48 in. D 26 in.
Antique Writing Desk Raised Doors, Bronze, Brass & Sèvres Ceramics, '800 France
Located in Cuneo, Italy (CN)
Antique writing desk with raised doors, enriched with bronze and brass ornaments and ovens with ceramics from Sèvres (France) on doors, has a very beautiful and complete removable to...
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Antique Late 19th Century French Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

Antique French Silver Gilt & Enamel Writing Desk Set c1890 Pen Pencil Clock Seal
Located in London, GB
A gorgeous Antique French Silver and Enamel Writing Set or Desk Set encased in a silver and enamel box shaped like a book. The hinged front 'cover' features an iridescent deep blue g...
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Antique 19th Century French Desk Sets

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Enamel

Antique Writing Desk with Flaps, Brass Ornaments, Late 19th Century France
Located in Cuneo, Italy (CN)
Antique writing desk in black lacquered wood, with adjustable flaps on the sides, rich ornaments in gilded brass, built according to the fashion of the late 19th century in France. T...
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Antique Late 19th Century French Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

Antique French Pigsty Inkwell in Gilt Bronze
Located in Esbjerg, DK
Small yet heavy well made inkwell in solid gilt bronze. It depicts a pigsty or sty well a small shed with guarding pig. It was bought in and originates from France. It dates to the l...
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Antique Late 19th Century French High Victorian Inkwells

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Bronze

  • Antique French Pigsty Inkwell in Gilt Bronze
  • Antique French Pigsty Inkwell in Gilt Bronze
  • Antique French Pigsty Inkwell in Gilt Bronze
  • Antique French Pigsty Inkwell in Gilt Bronze
H 2.13 in. W 2.09 in. D 2.09 in.
Antique Mid-19th Century Ebonised Wood, Gilt Bronze and Pietra Dura Desk
Located in London, GB
Antique Mid-19th century ebonised wood, gilt bronze and Pietra Dura desk, French, c. 1860s Dimensions: Height 77cm, width 134cm, depth 78cm This Napoleon III period desk feature...
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Antique Late 19th Century French Napoleon III Desks and Writing Tables

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Stone, Ormolu

Antique French 19th Century Louis XVI Marquetry Ormolu Writing Desk Table 1895
By François Linke
Located in Portland, OR
Superb antique French cross-banded walnut & fruitwood writing table with marquetry inlay and ormolu mounts, attributed to Francois Linke, Circa 1895. The desk is of the highest qual...
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Antique 1890s French Louis XVI Desks and Writing Tables

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Bronze

Antique French Silver Gilt, Glass & Enamel Inkstand Clock, Paris, France c. 1880
By E. Dreyfous
Located in London, GB
A magnificent antique French silver gilt mounted inkstand with a glass base. The inkstand is created to mirror a baroque or French formal garden, with the gilt & enamel clock in plac...
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Early 20th Century French Inkwells

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Silver

Antique Double Inkstand, Linage Blue and Gilt, France, 1900
Located in Vancouver, BC
Antique double inkstand, linage blue and gilt, France 1900, B2788y France 1900 Porcelain Floral decoration to the back Pair of porcelain inkwells with lids Pen rest Stamp hol...
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Antique Early 1900s French Inkwells

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Porcelain

Antique French Gilt Bronze Art Nouveau Letter Opener, circa 1900
Located in Petaluma, CA
We bought a wonderful collection of letter openers, and this is one of our choicest example. Displaying a real commitment to the Art Nouveau movement, and finished in a rich gilt. Th...
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Early 20th Century French Art Nouveau Letter Openers

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Bronze

19th Century Gilt Bronze Antique French Table Clock, 1870
Located in Vicoforte, Piedmont
French clock from the late 19th century. Finely chiseled and gilded bronze object adorned with a sculpture of an angel and kid. Clock with glazed ceramic dial with some small chips a...
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Antique Late 19th Century French Table Clocks and Desk Clocks

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Bronze

Antique French Gilt Mirror - Empire Glass Mirrors
Located in Potters Bar, GB
- Gorgeous French antique gilt mirror - Frame is metal gilt so well cast and with great patina - Bought from a dealer on Marche Biron at Paris antiques markets - Every interior de...
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Vintage 1920s Desks

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Other

Antique French Style Chased Repoussé Gilt Telephone with Carved Jade Inset
Located in Rochester, NY
Antique French style telephone. Decorated in the Asian style. Hand chased gilt brass. Inset with carved jade moth plaque. Bakelite and brass handset. Circa 1920's. Made by Bensabott ...
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Early 20th Century American More Desk Accessories

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Jade, Metal, Brass

Antique French Empire Revival Cylinder Bureau, 19th Century
Located in London, GB
An Empire Revival mahogany and parcel gilt cylinder bureau, Circa 1880 in date. The panelled roll top enclosing a green inset leather writing surface and an arrangement of drawers a...
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Antique 1880s French Empire Revival Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

Antique French Rococo Style Leather Top Bureau Plat
Located in Forney, TX
An elegant antique French Rococo style walnut bureau plat desk / writing table. circa 1900-1920 Born in the early 20th century, exquisitely hand-crafted in luxurious Louis XV Roc...
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Early 20th Century Rococo Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut, Leather

French Bronze and Siena Marble Antique Inkwell
Located in Paris, FR
19th century inkstand with three jars crafted of patinated bronze, serving as inkwells. They are decorated with acanthus leaf and small flowers. The ormolu removable lids are topped ...
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Antique 19th Century French Louis Philippe Inkwells

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Siena Marble, Bronze

  • French Bronze and Siena Marble Antique Inkwell
  • French Bronze and Siena Marble Antique Inkwell
  • French Bronze and Siena Marble Antique Inkwell
  • French Bronze and Siena Marble Antique Inkwell
H 6.11 in. W 8.67 in. D 6.11 in.
Antique Gilt Bronze Letter Opener with Figure of a Dog, circa 1900
Located in Petaluma, CA
We bought a nice collection of letter openers and a few were very special, this is one of them. A nice presentation of an adorable dog moving along on the handle portion of the lette...
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Early 20th Century French Art Nouveau Letter Openers

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Bronze

Large Antique French Marble and Bronze Inkwell, circa 1880
Located in Dallas, TX
This is a stunning, large, antique French marble and gilt bronze double inkwell. The inkwells’ lids are hinged to the wells and have motifs of swirling leaves with berries culminatin...
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Antique 1870s French Louis XIV Inkwells

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Marble, Bronze

Gardener’s Delight, Antique French Gilt Bronze Beehive, Garden Tools, Encrier
Located in New York, NY
Great fun for anyone who loves nature, especially a gardener, this fabulous antique French gilt bronze inkstand has a beehive central well with a hay stack cover, several bees on the...
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Antique 19th Century Gilded Age Desk Accessories

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Bronze

Antique French Mantelpiece / Clock, Deniere a Paris, circa 1880
Located in Berlin, DE
Antique French mantelpiece / clock, Deniere a Paris, circa 1880 All-round glazed, fire-gilded bronze case with relief decoration, on an alabaster base. Single-door, white enamel d...
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Antique 1880s French Table Clocks and Desk Clocks

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Marble, Brass

Antique Continental Ceramic Pink & Gilt Striped Shell or Oil Lamp Styled Inkwell
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
This antique ceramic inkwell is presumed to have been made in Continental Europe in circa 1880 in the period Victorian style. The inkwell is clearly stamped with a maker's mark, howe...
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Antique Late 19th Century French Victorian Inkwells

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Ceramic

Antique French Chinoiserie Ormolu and Porcelain Three-Piece Clock Graniture
Located in New York, NY
A very fine antique French chinoiserie, doré bronze, and Imari porcelain three-piece clock graniture. The porcelain is marvelously hand-painted with intricately designed flowers, pea...
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Antique 1860s French Chinoiserie Table Clocks and Desk Clocks

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Bronze

Antique 19th Century French Louis XV Style Inlaid Carved Cherry Bonheur du Jour
Located in New Orleans, LA
An antique French Louis XV style inlaid carved cherry Bonheur du Jour, 19th century with a raised brass galleried shelf above a wide beveled mirror back, flanked by two small brass g...
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Antique 1880s French Louis XV Desks

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Brass, Ormolu

Bronze Inkwell with a Goddess in the Antique Style
Located in Paris, FR
Rocaille inkwell representing a goddess in the Antique style in bronze with brown patina, resting on a gilt bronze base decorated with rocaille and foliage scrolls, with two cups. Th...
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Antique Early 1900s French Art Nouveau Inkwells

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Bronze

19th Century Pair Black Painted Tole Jardiniere Urn Cachepot Antique Los Angeles
Located in West Hollywood, CA
A beautiful pair of tole jardiniere Empire period 19th century. Measures: height 12". For a very elegant touch to any room in the house. Decorative bibelot objects in an office , ent...
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Antique 19th Century French More Desk Accessories

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Tôle

Antique Marble & Bronze Napoleon 3 Inkstand by Marcel Debut Salon Des Beaux-Arts
By Marcel Debut
Located in Lisse, NL
Rare and important French Napoleonic ink stand with female sculpture. This hand-crafted and sizable ink stand of marble and gilt bronze is signed by the renowned French sculptor Mar...
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Antique Late 19th Century French Napoleon III Inkwells

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Marble, Bronze

19th Century Historism Antique Chimney Clock Pendule
Located in Berlin, DE
Watch case standing on 4 feet. Bronze case crowned with a decorated Amphora. Digits sheet: Arabic / Roman Very richly ornate corpus with lush ornaments. An absolute eye-catcher. C...
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Antique 19th Century French Neoclassical Table Clocks and Desk Clocks

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Bronze

19th-Century Antique Portico Clock, the Eternal Wait of a Girl
Located in Warsaw, PL
"Antique French skeleton clock is crafted in Empire style during the reign of Napoleon in the 19th century. The Empire style gives the antique clock symmetry on either side. When obs...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Table Clocks and Desk Clocks

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Marble, Gold Plate

Fine Antique French Neoclassical Style Gilt and Patinated Bronze Desk Lamp
By Gagneau Paris
Located in New York, NY
Exceptional quality, attributed to Maison Gagneau, Paris gilt and patinated bronze desk lamp designed as a quiver of arrows in the Neoclassical taste. Circular base with laurel leaf ...
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Antique 19th Century French Neoclassical Table Lamps

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Bronze

Antique French "Pate-sur-pate" Sevres Desk Seal, 19th Century
Located in London, GB
This is an exquisite antique French Sevres Porcelain handled desk seal, circa 1880 in date. This splendid desk seal is oval in shape and features two delightful "pate-sur-pate" v...
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Antique 1880s French Porcelain

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Porcelain

La Cruche Casee, Antique French Bronze Sculptural Desk Candleholder, circa 1875
Located in New York, NY
The inscription engraved on the gilded medallion in the center of the plinth serves as the name of this remarkable sculpture, La Cruche Casee (The Broken Jug). Made of multicolored p...
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Antique 1870s French Romantic More Candle Holders

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Bronze

Antique Desk Lamp / Table Lamp Empire circa 1900, Gold-Plated Bronze
Located in Berlin, DE
Antique desk lamp / table lamp Empire circa 1900, gold-plated bronze. Solid bronze, fire-gilt, France circa 1900. Table map with 3 sockets, electrified. Extremely finely chiselle...
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Antique Early 1900s French Table Lamps

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Bronze

Letter Holder, Antique Gilt Bronze
Located in Summerland, CA
C.1890, French gilt bronze letter holder. Superbly detailed, cast bronze pierced work. Decorative theme in lovely female faces. Divided compartments with finial handle. Wonderful a...
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Antique Late 19th Century French More Desk Accessories

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Bronze

  • Letter Holder, Antique Gilt Bronze
  • Letter Holder, Antique Gilt Bronze
  • Letter Holder, Antique Gilt Bronze
  • Letter Holder, Antique Gilt Bronze
H 14 in. W 9.75 in. D 6.75 in.
Antique 18th Century Louis XVI Cylinder Bureau Writing Desk from France
Located in Vienna, AT
Very elegant freestanding antique French cylinder writing desk veneered with polished Acajou moucheté (fly mahogany) from the Louis XVI period. Beneath the roll top are five drawers ...
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Antique 18th Century French Louis XVI Desks

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Marble, Brass

Antique Original Art Nouveau Inkwell
Located in Laguna Beach, CA
This magnificent inkwell is gold gilt bronze and the faces of two maidens and sleek curvilinear lines of Art Nouveau pieces.
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Early 20th Century French Art Nouveau Inkwells

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Bronze

  • Antique Original Art Nouveau Inkwell
  • Antique Original Art Nouveau Inkwell
  • Antique Original Art Nouveau Inkwell
  • Antique Original Art Nouveau Inkwell
H 5 in. W 7.5 in. D 5.75 in.
Antique 19th Century Gilded Mantle Desk Clock with Mother and Child
Located in Pataskala, OH
We found this antique mantel (fireplace) clock at Avignon Deballage. The mantel (fireplace) clock is Napoleon III, but will fit nicely in any formal style including Louis XV. The clo...
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Antique Late 19th Century French Napoleon III Mantel Clocks

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Bronze

Antique 19th Century Gilded Mantle Desk Clock with Girl and Goat
Located in Pataskala, OH
We found this lovely clock in a shop just outside of Paris that is known for having the best finds from Paris estate sales. The little girl and goat are absolutely charming and so un...
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Antique Late 19th Century French Napoleon III Mantel Clocks

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Bronze

Large Antique French Gilt Bronze Mounted Kingwood Desk
Located in London, GB
Large antique French Louis XV style desk with an original tooled leather writing surface and fabulous gilt bronze mounts. I would date it to circa 1890-1900 period and it’s in good o...
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Antique Late 19th Century French Louis XV Desks and Writing Tables

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Kingwood

Large Antique French Gilt Bronze Mounted Kingwood Desk
Located in London, GB
Large antique French desk with an original tooled leather writing surface and fabulous gilt bronze mounts. I would date it to circa 1890-1910 period and it’s in good original conditi...
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Antique 1890s French Louis XV Desks and Writing Tables

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Bronze

Restored Ebonized Antique French Bureau Plat/Desk w/Gilt Accents
Located in Chicago, IL
Breathtaking antique French ebonized bureau plat with a gorgeous 3 panel black leather top. This fine desk has so many remarkable attributes, it makes me wonder, where to start. Stur...
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Antique 19th Century French Desks and Writing Tables

Antique French Marquetry Desk by Francois Linke
By François Linke
Located in Los Angeles, CA
French Louis XV Style gilt-bronze Mounted Writing Table. The shaped top with molded ormolu surround, decorated with cube parquetry and and marquetry inlay, above a shell-cast mount...
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Early 20th Century French Louis XV Desks and Writing Tables

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Bronze

Louis XVI Style Antique French Writing Desk
Located in Austin, TX
Antique French Louis XVI style writing desk enhanced with gilt brass hardware, tapered legs with bronze feet, and a moleskin top embossed with gold leaf. This noble piece features fi...
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Antique 19th Century French Louis XVI Desks and Writing Tables

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Brass

  • Louis XVI Style Antique French Writing Desk
  • Louis XVI Style Antique French Writing Desk
  • Louis XVI Style Antique French Writing Desk
  • Louis XVI Style Antique French Writing Desk
H 29.375 in. W 55.875 in. D 28.75 in.
Antique French Kingwood Bureau Plat Desk
Located in London, GB
Smallish antique French ‘Bureau Plat’ desk in excellent original condition and dating to circa 1880-1890 period. The wood is mainly kingwood, plus there’s some wonderful floral marqu...
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Antique 1880s British Louis XV Desks and Writing Tables

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Bronze

French Antique Louis XVI Ebonized Desk
Located in Austin, TX
Fine antique French Louis XVI style desk in solid ebonized mahogany, French polish, gilded bronze trim details and hardware, fluted legs, inset gilded and embossed leather top.
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Early 20th Century French Desks

  • French Antique Louis XVI Ebonized Desk
  • French Antique Louis XVI Ebonized Desk
  • French Antique Louis XVI Ebonized Desk
  • French Antique Louis XVI Ebonized Desk
H 29.25 in. W 60 in. D 30 in.
Antique French Neoclassical Gilt Filigree Jeweled Vanity Desk Pediment Clock
Located in Dayton, OH
Early 20th century French table clock styled as a neoclassical building crafted of gilded filigree studded with gemstones and pearls, featuring two columns of semi-translucent red en...
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Early 20th Century Neoclassical Table Clocks and Desk Clocks

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Brass, Enamel

Neoclassical Mahogany & Ormolu-Mounted Antique Writing Desk Bureau Plat, France
Located in Shippensburg, PA
This inordinately fine bureau plat from the last quarter of the 19th century is a powerful and commanding form. The writing surface is so rich and attractive with a century of light ...
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Antique Late 19th Century French Louis XVI Desks and Writing Tables

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Bronze, Brass

Armand Guénard for Susse Frères Gilt Bronze Antique Inkwell Desk Writing Set
By Armand Guénard, Susse Freres
Located in Shippensburg, PA
This is a remarkably complete gilt bronze writing suite by Susse Frères from the first quarter of the 20th century. It retains the original pen shaft (no tip), the well with an origi...
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Vintage 1910s French Belle Époque Inkwells

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Metal, Bronze

Antique French Gilt Bronze and Walnut Inkwell
Located in London, GB
This French antique gilt bronze and polished wood inkwell stand has beautiful decoration all over and has some lovely features. Please enlarge all the images to see all the fine deta...
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Antique 1860s French Victorian Inkwells

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Bronze

Antique French Empire Revival Bureau Plat Desk Writing Table, 19th Century
Located in London, GB
This is a fine antique French gilt bronze mounted mahogany Empire Directoire bureau plat, circa 1860 in date. The rectangular top with a green gold-tooled inset leather writing s...
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Antique 1860s French Empire Revival Desks and Writing Tables

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Bronze

Antique French Gilt Bronze and Walnut Inkwell
Located in London, GB
This French antique gilt bronze and polished wood inkwell stand has beautiful decoration all-over and has some lovely features. Please enlarge all the images to see all the fine deta...
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Antique 1860s French Louis XVI Inkwells

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Bronze

19th Century French Louis XVI Style Bronze Antique Bureau Plat Writing Desk
Located in Shippensburg, PA
With some of the finest marquetry inlays, this exquisite bureau plat is a defining piece for the study. Exhibiting clean and delicate neoclassical lines, the form is light and airy w...
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Antique 19th Century French Louis XVI Desks and Writing Tables

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Bronze

Antique Pair of Louis XVI Style Desks
Located in Austin, TX
Rare French antique pair of Louis XVI style desks in ebonized mahogany with a lustrous French polish finish. Each charming desk has a tan, embossed leather top, brass inlay, gilt bra...
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Antique Early 1900s French Louis XVI Desks and Writing Tables

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Brass

  • Antique Pair of Louis XVI Style Desks
  • Antique Pair of Louis XVI Style Desks
  • Antique Pair of Louis XVI Style Desks
  • Antique Pair of Louis XVI Style Desks
H 30.5 in. W 47.25 in. D 23.625 in.
French Louis XVI Style Antique Writing Table Desk Bureau Plat by Schmit et Cie
Located in Shippensburg, PA
An exquisite little writing table by the firm of Schmit & Cie, it retains an original plaque on the inside of the drawer noting this as being a product of the firm while operating at...
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20th Century French Louis XVI Desks and Writing Tables

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Bronze, Ormolu

Rare French Louis XVI Mahogany Antique Cylindrical Writing Desk
Located in Shippensburg, PA
A rare find in this form and condition, this fine Louis XVI cylindrical writing desk is a powerful presentation piece. Crafted during the last quarter of the 18th century using rich ...
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Antique 18th Century French Louis XVI Desks

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Marble, Bronze

Antique French Gilt Metal Clock by Brunfaut
Located in London, GB
Antique French gilt metal clock with Sevres porcelain all in good condition and dating to circa 1880s period. The porcelain is beautifully hand painted & the gilt metal case is we...
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Antique 19th Century French Table Clocks and Desk Clocks

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Metal

Antique Louis XIV Style Gold Gilt Vernis Martin Ladies Writing Desk, circa 1880
Located in Big Flats, NY
Antique Louis XIV style decorated ladies writing desk features a gold gilt wood finish with Vernis Martin decoration, bronze foliate ormolu, and chair, circa 1880.
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Antique Late 19th Century French Louis XIV Desks

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Bronze

Antique French 19th Century Gilt Bronze and Marble Double Inkwell Ink Stand
Located in Lambertville, NJ
Regal gilt bronze double inkwell with marble base. The center bust of Homere flanked by two gilt inkwells. Homere was the author of the Iliad and the Odyssey, two epic poems that are...
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Antique 1880s French Neoclassical Inkwells

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Marble, Bronze

Antique French Mahogany Directoire-Style Leather Top Desk, circa 1940
Located in Vancouver, British Columbia
A large French Directoire-style mahogany desk, with a beautifully accented and tooled gilt-and-green leather top. The front of the desk also has subtle stringing in ebony. This is a ...
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Mid-20th Century French Directoire Desks

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Leather, Ebony, Mahogany

Antique Table Clock, French Gilt Bronze by Samuel Marti with Eagle
By Samuel Marti
Located in Belper, Derbyshire
A stunning large sized original antique French table clock. It is in the classical style and features a beautifully modelled eagle seated on the cushion shaped top. The case is decor...
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Antique Late 19th Century French Table Clocks and Desk Clocks

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Bronze

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Antique French Gilt Desk For Sale on 1stDibs

At 1stDibs, there are many versions of the ideal antique French gilt desk for your home. An antique French gilt desk — often made from metal, bronze and wood — can elevate any home. You’ve searched high and low for the perfect antique French gilt desk — we have versions that date back to the 18th Century alongside those produced as recently as the 20th Century are available. Each antique French gilt desk bearing Louis XVI, Louis XV or Neoclassical hallmarks is very popular. Paul Sormani, Armand Guénard and Ferdinand Barbedienne each produced at least one beautiful antique French gilt desk that is worth considering.

How Much is a Antique French Gilt Desk?

The average selling price for an antique French gilt desk at 1stDibs is $3,719, while they’re typically $385 on the low end and $106,426 for the highest priced.