Custom 1950s Wall Mounted Modernist Writing Desk

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Unique handmade custom wall-mounted writing desk made in the 1950s. Solid birch construction with patinated brass accents and a smooth black laminate desk surface that folds up when not in use. Coiled brass-mounted on inside for holding envelopes or correspondence. Custom-made by local Southern California architect for his personal use at home.

Excellent, all-original condition with expected wear from light use. Please refer to images.

Overall dimensions when closed are 27.5" wide, 18" tall, 10" deep at bottom, 7" deep at top. Overall depth when open is 23". Actual black laminate desktop section is 16.5" deep, 26" wide.

Details

  • Period
    Mid-20th Century
  • Condition
    Excellent
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
    Dimensions
    18 in. H x 27.5 in. W x 23 in. D
    46 cm H x 70 cm W x 58 cm D
  • Dealer Location
    San Diego, CA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU88787557593
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2010

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Located in San Diego, CA

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