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Antique Bureau Desk, French, Escritoire, Oak, 19th Century, circa 1870

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$4,451.57Asking Price

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This is an antique bureau desk, a French escritoire in oak dating to circa 1870. A fine example of its type in oak and mahogany Appealing biscuit hues in the wax polished finish Grain interest and a desirable aged patina Raised on oblique block feet, the canted corners decorated with floral and foliate appliqué The serpentine pediment mounting a beautifully pierced, carved foliate spray The side panels in well figured oak and good order Arranged 'draw over fall over three shaped drawers' Benefiting from working locks and keys to the upper drawer and fall Dressed with the original ornate brass drop handles Opening the fall offers a generous working space at a comfortable height The rear stationery chest offers a single full width drawer Over twin banks of four drawers dressed with turned pulls Flanking a central cubby hole with decorated pillars Over a full width recess benefitting from square pen drawers either side A substantial, attractive bureau in good order. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home. Dimensions: Max width 106cm (41.75") Max depth 56cm (22") Max height 184cm (72.5") Desk width 85cm (33.5") Desk depth 57cm (22.5") Desk height 79.5cm (31.25").

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 72.45 in. (184 cm)Width: 41.74 in. (106 cm)Depth: 22.05 in. (56 cm)
  • Style
    Victorian (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1870
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Presented in good antique condition.
  • Seller Location
    Hele, Devon, GB
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 18.51221stDibs: LU2645312012563

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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Hele, Devon, United Kingdom
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

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