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French Empire Style Ormolu Mounted Marble Desk Stand
By Empire Furniture
Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
A stunning French ormolu mounted Empire style marble desk stand dating from the 19th century. This stylish stand is of rectangular shape with rounded polished ends and is made from a...
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Antique 1860s French Empire Inkwells

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Marble

Empire Style Desk
Located in Laguna Beach, CA
Empire style mahogany desk with a tooled leather top and brass mounts, made circa 1950s.
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Vintage 1950s European Empire Desks

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Brass

  • Empire Style Desk
  • Empire Style Desk
  • Empire Style Desk
  • Empire Style Desk
H 30.5 in. W 55.25 in. D 29.5 in.
19th Century Second Empire Style Desk
Located in Boston, MA
Empire style desk with leather top, bronze mounts and slides.
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Antique Late 19th Century French Empire Desks and Writing Tables

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Leather, Mahogany

  • 19th Century Second Empire Style Desk
  • 19th Century Second Empire Style Desk
  • 19th Century Second Empire Style Desk
  • 19th Century Second Empire Style Desk
H 31 in. W 52 in. D 28 in.
French Empire Style Bronze Desk Garniture, Late 1800s
Located in Austin, TX
A remarkable three-piece bronze desk garniture in Empire style from France, circa 1870s. Cast bronze construction with a grand mail holder and two lidded inkwells. The mail holder co...
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Antique Late 19th Century French Empire Desk Sets

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Bronze

Antique Neo-Egyptian French Empire Style Desk
Located in New York, NY
This mahogany desk in the French Empire style features extensive gilt bronze mounts on every face. Its craftsmanship is very high, comparable to works by Maison Krieger. The drawers ...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Desks

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Bronze

  • Antique Neo-Egyptian French Empire Style Desk
  • Antique Neo-Egyptian French Empire Style Desk
  • Antique Neo-Egyptian French Empire Style Desk
  • Antique Neo-Egyptian French Empire Style Desk
H 30.25 in. W 59.25 in. D 33.5 in.
French Empire Style Ebonized Desk
Located in Chicago, IL
Antique French Empire style desk, that has been painstakingly restored by our old plank workshops, both structurally as well as cosmetically and completed in an elegant ebonized trad...
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Vintage 1930s French Empire Desks and Writing Tables

  • French Empire Style Ebonized Desk
  • French Empire Style Ebonized Desk
  • French Empire Style Ebonized Desk
  • French Empire Style Ebonized Desk
H 30 in. W 62.88 in. D 31.38 in.
French Empire Style Ebonized Desk
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This French Empire desk has been fully restored, is made out of mahogany wood, and stained in a newly ebonized lacquered finish with gilt molding details. This desk also features a f...
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Vintage 1970s French Empire Desks

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Leather, Faux Leather, Wood, Mahogany, Giltwood

  • French Empire Style Ebonized Desk
  • French Empire Style Ebonized Desk
  • French Empire Style Ebonized Desk
  • French Empire Style Ebonized Desk
H 31 in. W 68 in. D 31 in.
French Empire Style Leather Top Mahogany Desk
Located in Houston, TX
Early 20th century, having gilt metal hardware and accents, the top with central gilt Embossed leather, pull out writing surface to either end, five drawers to one Side, five faux...
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Early 20th Century French Empire Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

  • French Empire Style Leather Top Mahogany Desk
  • French Empire Style Leather Top Mahogany Desk
  • French Empire Style Leather Top Mahogany Desk
  • French Empire Style Leather Top Mahogany Desk
H 28.50 in. W 52.25 in. D 28.25 in.
Beautiful Empire Style Writing Desk
Located in Chulmleigh, Devon
This is a freestanding writing desk that’s to say it is finished both sides. It is beautifully finished in kingwood with lovely quality ormolu mounts all the way around. It has a new...
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Antique Late 19th Century French Desks and Writing Tables

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Kingwood

  • Beautiful Empire Style Writing Desk
  • Beautiful Empire Style Writing Desk
  • Beautiful Empire Style Writing Desk
  • Beautiful Empire Style Writing Desk
H 29.53 in. W 59.06 in. D 31.5 in.
Antique Empire Style Gilt Bronze Mounted Desk
Located in Laguna Beach, CA
Antique Empire style mahogany desk with gilt bronze mounts, circa 1890-1910. This desk has very fine quality gilt bronze mounts.
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Antique Early 1900s European Empire Desks

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Ormolu

  • Antique Empire Style Gilt Bronze Mounted Desk
  • Antique Empire Style Gilt Bronze Mounted Desk
  • Antique Empire Style Gilt Bronze Mounted Desk
  • Antique Empire Style Gilt Bronze Mounted Desk
H 30.25 in. W 46.5 in. D 25 in.
Large Empire Style Mahogany Bureau Plat or Writing Desk
Located in Berlin, DE
A large Empire style mahogany bureau plat or writing desk with a dark green leather writing surface above a central long drawer, flanked to each side by a short drawer. The square ta...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

19th Century English Empire Style Leather Top Mahogany Desk
Located in Winter Park, FL
A large 19th century English Empire style desk or writing table made of solid mahogany with leather top. Three dovetailed drawers with brass pulls (no keys). Curved base with shaped ...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Desks and Writing Tables

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Brass

Large Antique Empire Style Calamander Wood Desk Leather Insert Top
Located in London, GB
An Impressively large Calamander wooden antique desk. This quality crafted piece designed in a rare grand French Empire style with ormolu topped pilasters and vituvian scroll det...
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Mid-20th Century Empire Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

Table Decoration in Empire Style after J.B. Claude Odiot
Located in Berlin, DE
Bronze, engraved and silvered. Three column shafts with full-plastic, finely engraved swans. Sapphire-blue glass with cut deco-ration. Measures: Width:19.5cm height:42 cm
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20th Century German Empire More Desk Accessories

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Brass

Table Decoration in Empire Style after J.B. Claude Odiot
Located in Berlin, DE
Bronze, engraved and silvered. Three-columns, shafts with full-plastic, finely engraved swans. Funnel-shaped insert.
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20th Century French Empire More Desk Accessories

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Brass

Lidded Terrine in Empire Style after J.B. Claude Odiot
Located in Berlin, DE
Bronze, engraved and silvered. Both sides handle in the form of a pair of snakes.
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20th Century French Empire More Desk Accessories

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Brass

French Empire Style 19th Century Mahogany Roll Top Desk
Located in New York, NY
French Empire style 19th century mahogany roll top desk with bronze trim.  
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Desks and Writing Tables

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Bronze

French Empire Style Rosewood and Gilt Bronze Mounted Desk
Located in Dallas, TX
Very elegant French Empire style rosewood desk. Beautiful gilt bronze mounts and leather top. An impressive piece for a fine home.
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20th Century French Empire Desks

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Rosewood

Lidded Service Terrine in Empire Style after J.B. Claude Odiot
Located in Berlin, DE
Bronze engraved and silvered. Four columns with full moulded and finely engraved swans. Diameter:26cm, height: 28 cm.
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20th Century French Empire More Desk Accessories

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Brass

Ormolu-Mounted Mahogany Pedestal Desk in the Empire Style
Located in London, GB
A fine French late 19th century mahogany and ormolu pedestal desk with tooled leather top in the Empire style, having nine drawers, one containing a locking secret compartment, with ...
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Antique Late 19th Century French Empire Desks

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Ormolu

Baker Signature Empire Style Drop Front Desk / Secretary with Cabinet
By Baker Furniture Company
Located in Toledo, OH
American, mid-20th century, mahogany Empire style secretary by Baker Furniture. Gilt trim, applied half pilasters with brass hardware. Fall front tooled leather writing surface, 26.5...
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20th Century American Empire Desks

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Mahogany

French Empire Style ‘19th Century’ Mahogany and Bronze Trimmed Table Desk
Located in New York, NY
French Empire style (19th century) mahogany and bronze trimmed two-drawer table desk with stretcher, griffins and green marble-top.   
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Desks and Writing Tables

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Marble, Bronze

Napoleon III Gilt-Bronze Mounted Empire Style Mahogany Pedestal Desk, circa 1870
Located in London, GB
A fine Napoleon III gilt bronze mounted Empire style mahogany pedestal desk. French, circa 1870. This imposing Empire style pedestal desk is mounted with fine gilt bronze Egypt...
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Antique Late 19th Century French Empire Desks and Writing Tables

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Bronze

Empire Style Mahogany Library Tub Fauteuil de Bureau or Desk Chair
Located in Nashville, TN
Of generous proportions and presence . The front mounted with well cast bronze mounts (of some size and weight ). The top with French interpretations of the Greek Caryatids (very att...
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Antique Late 19th Century French Empire Office Chairs and Desk Chairs

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Wood

Empire Style French Bronze Inkwell
Located in New York, NY
Empire style French bronze inkwell. Dark patinated cast bronze encrier/ink-stand on paw feet with original pine cone lidded glass ink-wells and sand shakers. France, 19th century. D...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Inkwells

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Bronze

  • Empire Style French Bronze Inkwell
  • Empire Style French Bronze Inkwell
  • Empire Style French Bronze Inkwell
  • Empire Style French Bronze Inkwell
H 3.5 in. W 10.5 in. D 6 in.
20th Century, French Desk or Bureau Plat with Lions in the Empire Style
Located in Berlin, DE
Bird's-eye maple wood on massive beech wood, partially carved and framed. The pedestal is arched on profile shaped washers. Above the four large winged, polygonal standing heads. Thr...
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20th Century French Empire Desks and Writing Tables

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Birdseye Maple

20th Century, French Desk or Bureau Plat with Lions in the Empire Style
Located in Berlin, DE
Bird's-eye maple wood on massive beechwood, partially carved and framed. The pedestal is arched on profile shaped washers. Above the four large winged, polygonal standing heads. Thre...
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20th Century French Empire Desks and Writing Tables

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Birdseye Maple

French Empire Style Oval Ormolu Inkwell
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
An exquisite French 19th century Empire style oval ormolu inkwell. The inkwell is raised by pawed feet below a lattice design with rosettes in the center. Above are two ink dispenser...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Inkwells

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Ormolu

French Empire Style Marble Base Inkwell
Located in New York, NY
French Empire style marble base rectangular inkwell with two bronze wells and standing figure of Napoleon (signed) (19th century).  
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Inkwells

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Marble, Bronze

French Empire Style Mahogany Bureau Plat
Located in Salt Lake City, UT
An elegant 19th century mahogany writing desk with inlaid leather writing pad in tabletop, with stamped outer acanthus leaf border and inner gold embossed fretwork border with additi...
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Antique Early 19th Century French Empire Desks and Writing Tables

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Ormolu

  • French Empire Style Mahogany Bureau Plat
  • French Empire Style Mahogany Bureau Plat
  • French Empire Style Mahogany Bureau Plat
  • French Empire Style Mahogany Bureau Plat
H 32 in. W 69 in. D 44.5 in.
20th Century French Empire-Style 'Egyptian Revival' Marble Pair of Obelisks
Located in Hook, Hampshire
20th century French Napoleonic Empire 'Egyptian Revival' marble - Pair of Obelisks. Classic decorative obelisks inspired by the Egyptian revival period. The interest in Egyptian cult...
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20th Century French More Desk Accessories

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Marble

19th Century French Empire Style Mahogany Roll-Top Desk with Gilt Bronze-Mounted
Located in Cypress, CA
This impressive 19th century, French Empire style gilt bronze-mounted Fine mahogany roll-top desk, decorated with black leather. Topped with rectangular black marble and the roll top...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Desks

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Ormolu

Grand Tour Empire Style Green Glass Gilt Mounted Inkwell
Located in Nashville, TN
Green glass with gilt mounts of classical design. Lid with laurel. Rubbing to the gilt frieze and figures. Brilliant color. General wear and typical grime. No chips to glass. Pretty...
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Antique Late 19th Century French Empire Inkwells

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Glass

Russian Imperial Style Desk, Chair, and Mirror
Located in Salt Lake City, UT
A three-piece, 19th century Russian Imperial style furniture set consisting of a large mirror, leather chair and a three-drawer bureau plat with an inlaid leather writing pad in the ...
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Antique 19th Century Russian Empire Desks and Writing Tables

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Brass

19th Century Empire Style Flap Type Mahogany Writing Table
Located in Liverpool, GB
19th century Empire style flap type mahogany writing table Empire style writing table - "flap type", with a rectangular top and two smaller ones on the sides, mounted on steel hinge...
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Antique 19th Century European Empire Desks and Writing Tables

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Bronze

French 19th Century Empire Style Mahogany and Ormolu Bureau Plat
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A very handsome French 19th century Empire style mahogany and ormolu Bureau plat. The desk is raised on straight tapered legs with ormolu sabots and pierced acanthus leaf top mounts....
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Desks and Writing Tables

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Ormolu

Baltic Empire Style Sofa or Writing Table, circa 1910 in Mahogany
Located in Miami, FL
A very fine Baltic writing or sofa table in the Empire style (and edging toward the Art Deco period that would follow.) In Cuban mahogany with carved trestle-base ending in carved li...
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Vintage 1910s Baltic Empire Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

20th Century Empire Style Handmade Sterling Silver Inkwell, Italy, 1991
By Argenteria Auge
Located in Cagliari, IT
Wonderful handcrafted sterling silver inkwell. A refined piece of Empire style silverware perfect for an extremely elegant home or office. Made for us by Argenteria Auge, one of th...
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1990s Italian Empire Inkwells

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Sterling Silver

Empire Style Gilt-Bronze Mounted Bureau Plat by Maison Forest, circa 1900
Located in London, GB
An Empire style gilt-bronze mounted bureau plat by Maison Forest. Paris, circa 1900. Bearing two labels to the underside: 'FOREST/TAPISSERIE/EBENISTERIE/31 RUE CAMBACERES.PARIS...
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Antique Late 19th Century French Empire Desks and Writing Tables

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Bronze

Russian Early 19th Century Empire Style Mahogany 'Bureau a Cylindre'
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A very high quality and spectacular Russian early 19th century Empire style mahogany 'Bureau a Cylindre' with all original gilt and hardware. The square feet with brass reeded plaque...
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Antique Early 19th Century Russian Empire Desks

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Brass, Ormolu

French Empire Style Mid-19th Century Ormolu Clock
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
An exquisite French mid-19th century Empire style ormolu clock. The clock raised on a rectangular base with finely chased borders. Above four ormolu columns support the impressive to...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Table Clocks and Desk Clocks

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Ormolu

French Mid-19th Century Empire Style Ormolu Portico Clock
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
An exquisite French mid-19th century Empire style ormolu portico clock. The clock raised on a rectangular base with finely chased borders and satin and burnish finish interlocking ci...
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Antique Mid-19th Century French Empire Table Clocks and Desk Clocks

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Ormolu

Empire Style Black and Golden Bronze Table Clock, France, 19th Century
Located in Paris, FR
Elegant Empire style Napoléon made in blackened wood and golden bronze using gold and posed with Mercure. Paris clock movement which works well, the bell rings every hour and every h...
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Antique 1810s French Empire Table Clocks and Desk Clocks

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Bronze

French 19th Century Empire Style Ormolu and Vert Patricia Marble Clock
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A stunning and high quality French 19th century Empire style ormolu and Vert Patricia marble clock. The clock is raised by a striking rectangular Vert de Patricia marble base with a ...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Table Clocks and Desk Clocks

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Marble, Ormolu

Table Clock / Fireplace Clock in Empire Style Around 1900
Located in Berlin, DE
Table clock / fireplace clock in Empire style around 1900 White marble, bronze, gilded. On four roundel base oblong base plate and the oval in cross-section watch case, flanked by s...
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Antique Early 1900s Table Clocks and Desk Clocks

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Marble

19th Century French Neoclassical Empire Style Ormolu and Marble Clock
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A spectacular mid-19th century French neoclassical Empire style ormolu and marble clock. The clock is raised on a rectangular Vert Maurin marble base with ormolu supports. Centered a...
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Antique 19th Century French Neoclassical Table Clocks and Desk Clocks

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Marble, Ormolu

Antique Secretary Desk, Empire Style, circa 1820
Located in Chorzów, PL
The unique, birch secretary was created circa 1820 in Scandinavia. Empire style furniture has numerous drawers and storage compartments, the hinged flap opens as a desk top. The secr...
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Antique 1820s Swedish Empire Secretaires

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Birch

  • Antique Secretary Desk, Empire Style, circa 1820
  • Antique Secretary Desk, Empire Style, circa 1820
  • Antique Secretary Desk, Empire Style, circa 1820
  • Antique Secretary Desk, Empire Style, circa 1820
H 74.81 in. W 40.56 in. D 19.3 in.
French Empire Style Table or Desk Lamp
Located in Great Barrington, MA
Unusual petite size neoclassical style table or desk lamp, dark green reservoir encircled by bronze band raised on cloven hoof tripod feet over circular marble base. Later converted ...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Table Lamps

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Bronze

  • French Empire Style Table or Desk Lamp
  • French Empire Style Table or Desk Lamp
  • French Empire Style Table or Desk Lamp
  • French Empire Style Table or Desk Lamp
H 17.25 in. W 5 in. D 5 in.
French Empire Style Bronze Desk or Table Lamp
Located in Fairfax, VA
Earl 20th century classic design electrified large candlestick to an elegant table lamp.
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Vintage 1910s French Empire Table Lamps

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Bronze

French Empire Style Bronze Gilded Desk or Table Lamp
Located in Verviers, BE
French Empire style bronze gilded desk or table lamp? And safe for immediate usage in the World. Weight lamp 1.4 Kg- 3.08 Pound Sizes without lampshade: Hieght 45 cm- 17.71-inch...
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Vintage 1930s French Empire Revival Table Lamps

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Bronze, Bronze

19th Century, French Brass Desk Lamp in Empire Style
Located in CH
Receive our new selections direct from 1stdibs by email each week. Please click follow dealer below and see them first! 19th century electrified brass desk lamp in Empire style with...
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Antique Mid-19th Century French Empire More Lighting

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Brass

French 19th Century Empire Style Mahogany and Ormolu Desk Chair
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A very unique and handsome French 19th century Empire St. mahogany and ormolu desk chair. This chair is raised by circular legs ending with ormolu paw feet and ormolu top mounts and ...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Chairs

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Ormolu

Fine Empire Style Gilt-Bronze Mounted Mahogany Desk Chair, French, circa 1900
Located in London, GB
A fine Empire style gilt bronze mounted mahogany desk chair. The arms headed by finely cast gilt bronze figural mounts in the Egyptian style. French, circa 1900.   
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Early 20th Century French Empire Chairs

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Bronze

19th Century French Brass Desk Adjustable Lamp in Empire Style
Located in CH
19th century electrified brass desk lamp in Empire style. The part with the bulbs is adjustable. France, circa 1860.
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Antique Late 19th Century French Empire Table Lamps

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Brass

Empire Style Malachite on a Bronze Doré Gilded Stand Desk Decorative Object LA
Located in West Hollywood, CA
A Beautiful Empire style malachite orb on a bronze doré stand retour d'Egypte of 3 figures of standing maidens with a pine cone in the center an detailed crown holder hosting a large...
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Antique 19th Century French Empire Mounted Objects

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Malachite, Bronze, Bronze

Silver Desk Writing Set or Scribe, Empire Style, Platerías Martínez, Spain, 1846
By Platerías Martínez
Located in Madrid, ES
Empire style clerk. Silver. Madrid, Real Martinez Silver Factory, 1846. With contrast marks. Notary made in silver in its color composed of a slightly raised tray on claw-shaped ...
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Antique 1840s Spanish Neoclassical Sterling Silver

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Silver

French Empire-Style Desk
Located in Vancouver, British Columbia
Vintage French Empire-style desk in flame mahogany, with brass mounts and gilt-tooled leather top, circa 1940.  
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Mid-20th Century French Empire Desks

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Brass

  • French Empire-Style Desk
  • French Empire-Style Desk
  • French Empire-Style Desk
  • French Empire-Style Desk
H 30 in. W 59 in. D 29.5 in.
Empire-Style Desk, circa 1880
Located in Greding, DE
Five-drawered, newly ebonized Empire-style desk from 1880 on tapered legs with brass sabots and brown vinyl-leather surface.   
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Antique 1880s European Empire Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

  • Empire-Style Desk, circa 1880
  • Empire-Style Desk, circa 1880
  • Empire-Style Desk, circa 1880
  • Empire-Style Desk, circa 1880
H 29.93 in. W 52.37 in. D 29.14 in.
19th Century Empire Style Desk
Located in Houston, TX
A beautiful late 19th century aesthetic Empire style desk. This wonderful desk features fabulously carved lion's paws and heads with ebonized legs, marquetry an antiqued green leathe...
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Antique 19th Century Empire Desks and Writing Tables

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Brass

  • 19th Century Empire Style Desk
  • 19th Century Empire Style Desk
  • 19th Century Empire Style Desk
  • 19th Century Empire Style Desk
H 29.5 in. W 33.5 in. D 59.5 in.
Beautiful 19th Century Empire Style Desk
Located in Atlanta, GA
Beautiful 19th century French Empire style desk with two extensions on each side.
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Antique Late 19th Century French Empire Desks and Writing Tables

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Bronze

  • Beautiful 19th Century Empire Style Desk
  • Beautiful 19th Century Empire Style Desk
  • Beautiful 19th Century Empire Style Desk
  • Beautiful 19th Century Empire Style Desk
H 30.5 in. W 62.63 in. D 31.25 in.

Empire Style Desk For Sale on 1stDibs

Choose from an assortment of styles, material and more with respect to the empire style desk you’re looking for at 1stDibs. Each empire style desk for sale was constructed with extraordinary care, often using metal, wood and mahogany. There are many kinds of the empire style desk you’re looking for, from those produced as long ago as the 19th Century to those made as recently as the 20th Century. An empire style desk is a generally popular piece of furniture, but those created in Empire and Neoclassical styles are sought with frequency. You’ll likely find more than one empire style desk that is appealing in its simplicity, but Argenteria Auge, Baker Furniture Company and Maison Forestproduced versions that are worth a look.

How Much are Empire Style Desk?

An empire style desk can differ in price owing to various characteristics — the average selling price 1stDibs is $5,225, while the lowest priced sells for $665 and the highest can go for as much as $55,000.