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Exceptional Double Pedestal Chinoiserie/Japanned Desk, 19th Century

$18,50054% Off


Superb double pedestal three-part Japanned desk. The desk is a faux partners desk dating from the early to mid-19th century. It features original detailed raised Chinoiserie decoration, the gilt edges have been refreshed. The faux drawers on the back are Japanned as beautifully as the front drawers. The original hardware is present, with two brass pulls lacking. The original leather writing surface is in reasonably good patinated condition. Key is available.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 30 in. (76.2 cm)Width: 53 in. (134.62 cm)Depth: 30 in. (76.2 cm)
  • Style
    Regency (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Refinished. Wear consistent with age and use. It is unusual to find a japanned desk in original condition. Although the surface shows appropriate natural patina and refreshing to the gilt edges, the japanning is in overall very good condition for its age and use. Two original brass pulls lacking.
  • Seller Location
    Pasadena, CA
  • Reference Number
    Seller: mjhdesignarts0506181stDibs: LU2519310914451

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  • Shipping
    $599 In-Home Delivery Shipping
    to United States 0, arrives in 3-8 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Pasadena, CA
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 2 days of delivery.

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