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Period: 1940s
Hollywood Regency Mirrored Vanity and Stool
Located in Garnerville, NY
Hollywood Regency mirrored vanity and stool. Featuring all mirrored paneled top, sides, back, drawer fronts and legs. Newly covered seat cushion done in a heavy duty black and white ...
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American Hollywood Regency Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Brass

Vintage Art Deco "Fletcher Aviation" Executive Desk by Frank Fletcher
By Fletcher Aviation, Frank Fletcher
Located in Burbank, CA
Beautiful vintage Art Deco “Fletcher Aviation” designed by Frank Fletcher for Fletcher Aviation in the United States, circa 1940s. Due to its design and innovation, this desk is not ...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Metal

Antique Art Deco American Walnut Vanity Dressing Table Kneehole Writing Desk
Located in Dayton, OH
American Art Deco Vanity or Writing Desk, Circa 1940s. Made from walnut with a contoured front, seven dovetailed drawers and brass hardware. Matching bench seat available separately....
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Art Deco Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Walnut

Jansen Style Verre Eglomise Decorated Ebonized French Desk
Located in Stamford, CT
A finely constructed French desk. The curved C-shaped inverted legs supported by a metal undercarriage. The top verre églomisé decorated with leafs and vine design. The double drawer...
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French Hollywood Regency Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Wood

French Desk 40's Art Deco in Style of André Arbus, G086
Located in Lyon, FR
Imposing art deco desk from the 50's in the taste of André Arbus's work. Structure in solid oak and veneer, brass handles. Very nice work of wood on the whole desk which takes the sa...
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French Art Deco Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Brass

George Nelson for H. Miller Desk Model '4658' in Walnut, Leather and Steel
Located in Waalwijk, NL
George Nelson for Herman Miller, desk model '4658', walnut, steel, leather, United States, 1946 Made of walnut with original brown leather writing surface and sliding doors, resting...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Steel

Red Leather and Black Lacquer French 1940s Desk or Writing Table
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Red leather and black lacquer French 1940s desk or writing table. Chic X-base with 3 drawers, the middle one with lock and key.
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French Art Deco Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Brass

French 1940s Ebonized Desk Attributed to Jacques Adnet
Located in London, GB
An elegant 1940s ebonized desk attributed to Jacques Adnet. Set on four tapered legs, the front drops down to reveal a writing desk with cherry wood interior, lined tooled leather in...
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French Art Deco Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Wood

Rare Paul Frankl Cork and Mahogany Kneehole Desk
Located in Brooklyn, NY
C. 1940s, American, the mahogany eight- drawer desk encased in cork veneer on four sides, with book storage-well on the reverse. Bakelite and brass pulls. For Johnson Furniture Co.
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Mahogany, Cork

Early Dunbar Leather Curved Desk and Chair by Edward Wormley
Located in Dallas, TX
An early design by Edward Wormley for Dunbar. Original lilac leather and bleached mahogany curved desk with built in bookshelves. The drawers are hinged and swing open. The original ...
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Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Leather

Mid Century Bentwood Desk by Paul Goldman for Plymold 1946
Located in Oakland, CA
Streamlined midcentury desk of Bentwood construction by designer Paul Goldman for Plymold. This unique and beautiful treatment of wood furniture was developed by Goldman, a master bo...
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North American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Bentwood

French Large Art Deco Table Oak, Dudouyt, 1940s
Located in Wiesbaden, DE
French Art Deco dining table. The table features stunning oak with a stunning patina. The top is encrusted with an octogonal marquetry. It rests on tall and Brutalist tapered legs....
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French Art Deco Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Oak

Fletcher Executive Aviation Art Deco Desk
Located in Oakland, CA
This is a unique and original executive desk, an Art Deco icon. One really needs to see it in person to appreciate the subtle design and overall style of this great American-made des...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Wood

Swedish Art Moderne Black Writing Desk with Zebra Hide Insert
Located in Atlanta, GA
Fabulous black lacquered writing desk with bookcase and lockable cabinet on front and curved desktop, pencil drawer and another cabinet with dovetailed drawers on the desk side. Zeb...
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Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Cowhide, Leather, Wood

Italian Burl Walnut, Walnut and Ebonised Desk, Tomasso Buzzi
Located in Hollywood, FL
The rectangular walnut top above five burled walnut and ebonised drawrs, the back finished with rectangular burl walnut- provenance- collection of Ed Hardy.
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Walnut, Burl

Mid-Century Desk in the Style of Luther Conover
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Birch and nickel plated steel desk with floating pencil box c.1940's. This desks distinctive design allows its drawers to open from both sides of the desk. The attached floating penc...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Steel, Nickel

Swedish Art Moderne Roll-Top Writing Desk in Elm with Burl Elm Accents
Located in Atlanta, GA
Beautiful roll-top writing desk in Elm with Bookmatched Elm veneer. Top rolls up to reveal cubbyholes with burl elm accents, drawers, and a retractable desktop. Lower section include...
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Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Elm, Burl

Osvaldo Borsani Desk
Located in New York, NY
7-drawer desk by Osvaldo Borsani for ABV. Rosewood, maple, brass. Curved desk finished on both sides. A variant of an earlier model that originally covered in parchment and designed ...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Brass

Swedish Art Moderne Golden Elm Drop-Leaf Secretaire Writing Desk
Located in Atlanta, GA
Drop-leaf secretaire writing desk in golden elm with inset parquetry and golden flame birch panels. Top folds down to reveal cubbyholes and drawers of golden flame birch - just the r...
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Swedish Art Deco Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Birch, Elm

French Marble Top Desk
Located in Atlanta, GA
French marble top desk, France, circa 1940s. Retains warm original patina. This piece is a versatile size and can be used a desk, console table, server, or bar.
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French Rustic Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Marble

French Large Art Deco Table Oak, 1940s
Located in Wiesbaden, DE
French Art Deco dining table. The table features stunning oak with a stunning patina. It rests on tall and Brutalist tapered legs. The table is in excellent original condition, wit...
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French Art Deco Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Oak

Mid Century Modern Vintage Green Teal Cherry Brass Dining Table Italy 1940s
Located in Vienna, AT
Mid Century Modern vintage dining table or writing desk or bureau plat very similar to Ico Parisi from solid cherrywood topped with green turquoise teal glass plate and beautiful bra...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Glass, Cherry

Gilbert Rohde 4140 Vanity for Herman Miller
Located in Hingham, MA
Beautifully refinished mahogany vanity/coiffeuse by Gilbert Rohde for Herman Miller with original off-white "leather cloth" (Fabrikoid) top and padded drawers. Kneehole: 26" high x...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Faux Leather, Mahogany

Alvar Aalto Model 600 Desk Artek, Finland 1940s
Located in London, GB
As an architect and designer, Alvar Aalto (1898-1976) should be celebrated for bringing Scandinavian modernism to global prominence.?His sensitivity to the natural world, organic for...
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Finnish Modern Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Wood

Monumental Custom Desk in the Style of Paul Frankl
Located in St. Louis, MO
Curved custom desk with two banks of three drawers with stylized X pulls, Center drawers on both sides of top, so can be used as a partner's desk. 70" between two pedestals.
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Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Metal

Elegant Art Deco Mahogany and Gilt Bronze Desk by Jules Leleu
Located in Montreal, QC
Elegant Art Deco mahogany and gilt bronze executive desk by Jules Leleu. Inset with leather top and signed in one of the drawers.
Category

French Art Deco Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Mahogany

French Art Deco Mahogany Desk by André Arbus and Vadim Androussov
Located in Montreal, QC
Art Deco Mahogany desk by André Arbus and Vadim Androussov decorated with a patinated bronze cartouche representing a female face France: circa 1940 Provenance: this secretary was pa...
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French Art Deco Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Mahogany

Important Desk by Gio Ponti for the offices of Fontana Arte.
Located in New York, NY
Important desk designed by Gio Ponti. Produced by Dassi. Measures: L 79” x W 34.5”x H 30.5” Mahogany, glass and brass (brass sabots are adjustable) 1949, Italy Letters of aut...
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Italian Modern Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Brass

A Jansen desk
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
A neo classic black lacquer double face , can float in oak circa 1950
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French Modern Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Oak, Lacquer

George Nelson for Herman Miller Office Desk, Rare Black Leather Writing Surface
Located in Bedford Hills, NY
Rare black leather top desk in original condition, acquired from NYC architect's estate. This color combination is part of the permanent collection at the Cooper Hewitt Museum in New...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Aluminum, Steel

Unusual and Rare Bamboo Veneered Oak Desk and Chair
Located in Palm Springs, CA
A highly unusual bamboo veneered oak desk and stool. It is highly figured and beautifully restored. The stool or chair stores nicely under the desk.
Category

American Vintage 1940s Desks

French Modern Neoclassical X-Frame Oak Desk Attributed to Jean-Charles Moreux
Located in New York, NY
Large elegant French Mid-Century Modern neoclassical oval form oak desk attributed to French architect and landscape designer, Jean-Charles Moreux. The side panels are formed by ...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Oak

English Oval Solid Tiger Maple Library Table /Desk with Hand Painted Details
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
3-466 English oval tiger maple library table/desk with hand painted details. Ideal size to be used as laptop desk
Category

Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Hardwood

Ramsay French Mid-Century Dark Green Lacquered Secretary
Located in New York, NY
French Mid-Century (1940s) dark green lacquered drop front secretary with bronze dore rope design and trim (signed RAMSAY )
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Bronze

Antique American Oak Cabinet, circa 1940
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Antique cabinet unit. Made in American oak and metal. Manufactured by unknown designer, circa 1940. In good condition, with minor wear consistent with age and use, preserving a...
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Spanish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Wood

1940's Kidney Shaped Cerused Desk by Gilbert Rohde
Located in Dallas, TX
A truly a unique piece! Stunning and extremely rare Art Deco desk designed by Gilbert Rohde, circa 1940. The desk is uniquely designed with architectural lines. The heavy kidney-form...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Brass

Alvar Aalto Mahogany Desk for Artek with Drawers and Pull Out Work Surfaces
Located in Chicago, IL
The model #500 mahogany desk designed by Alvar Aalto, made in Sweden for Artek, Finland. Six drawers with two pull-out work surface boards. A nice example of Aalto's clean modernist ...
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Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Mahogany

1940s French Oak Desk
Located in London, GB
A beautiful French 1940s desk in oak with pull out extendable side leaves and double sided lockable centre drawer, supported on top and tailed U-shaped legs, finished with brushed ni...
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French Art Deco Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Oak

Vintage 1949 Mid-Century Modern Custom L-Shaped Office Desk by George Nelson
Located in Lafayette, IN
This remarkable piece is a one-off desk/wardrobe/bar/bookcase/storage cabinet custom-designed by George Nelson in 1949 to match his Basic Cabinet Series (BCS) for Herman Miller. The ...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Aluminum

French Desk in the Style of André Arbus
Located in New York, NY
1940s Desk in the style of Andre´ Arbus. Black lacquered, original bronze sabots with three pull-out drawers.
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Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Bronze

Restored Large Stacked Rattan Secretary Desk w/ Solid Mahogany Top
Located in Van Nuys, CA
Restored very large stacked rattan desk, with Filipino mahogany Drawer fronts, side panels, and top. The desk features a center drawer and 4 side drawers. Beautiful stacked rattan le...
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Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Rattan

French Oak Dudouuyt Parquetry Desk
Located in New York, NY
French 1940s oak double pedestal base desk with front panels and a raised ¬Ω round inset top with a parquetry design & sliding side shelves (signed: C. DUDOUYT) (Related Item: 060336...
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French Art Deco Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Oak

Gilbert Rohde for Herman Miller Burl Wood Art Deco Cabinet Secretary Desk
Located in Las Vegas, NV
Gilbert Rohde for Herman Miller Art Deco cabinet secretary Modernist Art Deco Cabinet Secretary designed by Gilbert Rohde for Herman Miller circa 1930's-1940's. Sleek minimalist des...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Burl

Mahogany and Parchment Kneehole Desk, France
Located in Hollywood, FL
The glass top above a central frieze drawer with four drawers on either side of the kneehole.
Category

French Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Parchment Paper, Glass, Mahogany

Edward Wormley for Dunbar Desk
Located in St.Petersburg, FL
A great Edward Wormley Dunbar desk with extension, bentwood handles and rear storage compartment.
Category

American Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Mahogany

Art Deco / Neoclassical Revival Walnut Desk, France, circa 1940
Located in VÉZELAY, FR
Elegant desk / writing table / secretaire in walnut, divided into 2 parts: - office part with 5 drawers including 1 with lock Dimensions : height 75 cm, width 111 cm, depth 65 cm ...
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French Art Deco Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Bronze

Jacques Adnet Table/Desk
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Wonderful Jacques Adnet table which could also be used as a desk. Beautiful slatted wood top and signature caramel leather legs with contrast stitch detail New leather beautifully...
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French Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Leather, Oak

Red Leather and Black Lacquer French 1940s Desk or Writing Table
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Red leather and black lacquer French 1940s desk or writing table. Chic X base with 3 drawers, the middle one with lock and key.
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French Art Deco Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Brass

1940's, Chinoiserie Secretary
Located in Newport Beach, CA
A petite, two part, hand-painted, lacquered, fully finished, drop front Chinoiserie bureau secrétaire from Spain. The interior of the two-door top is wallpapered in faux bamboo fretw...
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Spanish Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Wood, Lacquer

Vintage Modern Writing Desk by Wolfgang Hoffman
Located in Brooklyn, NY
This stylish black lacquer writing desk features the unique vintage design of Mid-Century Modern designer Wolfgang Hoffman. Spacious drawers with tubular chrome handles, sculptural m...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Metal

1940's Italian Secretaire with Reverse Painted Glass
Located in Hingham, MA
Golden birch veneered drop front secretary desk with three drawers and reverse painted glass panel of stylized Egyptian women and a charioteer similar to a design by Osvaldo Borsani ...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Glass, Birch

Kneehole Desk by T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings for Widdicomb
Located in New York, NY
A Classic kneehole desk with round brass "door knocker" drawer pulls, three drawers in each pedestal and a centre drawer located under the top surface. Mod. no. 317. By T.H. Robsjohn...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Brass

Art Deco Office Furniture Desk + Bookcase, Germany, 1940s
Located in Chorzów, PL
An Art Deco study set from the 1940s Dimensions: Library: height 180 cm / width 194 cm / depth 45 cm Desk: height 79 cm / width 158 cm / depth 81 cm.
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German Art Deco Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Walnut

René Prou, Art Deco Desk in Lacquered Wood, circa 1940-1950
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
René Prou, Art Deco desk in lacquered wood, circa 1940-1950 patina to review.
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French Art Deco Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Velvet, Wood

Fine Art Deco Desk Attributed to Jules Leleu
Located in New York, NY
A fine Art Deco desk attributed to Jules Leleu.
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French Art Deco Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Palisander

1940s Drop Front French Desk
Located in Dallas, TX
1940s French desk with original faux leather books and key to lock and open both doors.
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French Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Faux Leather, Wood

1940s Hollywood Regency Desk
Located in Tarrytown, NY
1940s Hollywood Regency desk.
Category

Vintage 1940s Desks

Mid-Century Modern Art Deco Vanity Desk ARCA by Guglielmo Ulrich Solid Cherry
Located in Vigonza, Padua
Dressing table mirrored, a desk made of solid cherry. Adjustable bevelled glass mirror. Wide drawer with period original handles. Legs straight with foot stairways. ARCA by Gugliel...
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Italian Art Deco Vintage 1940s Desks

Materials

Mirror, Cherry

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