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Brazilian Rosewood and Aluminum 'Escriba' Desk by Tora Brazil, circa 1970

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Brazilian rosewood desk with aluminum frame by Tora Brazil. Featuring double pedestals consisting of two (2) sets of three (3) drawers with half-circle chrome pulls and the original label on one end with the word "Escriba" (translates as "write" in Portuguese). The sleek Brazilian Modern design and use of materials makes this desk ideal for either a Mid-Century Modern home or executive office. Would pair wonderfully with a pair of chairs from Sergio Rodrigues or Percival Lafer. MEASUREMENTS: H 29.5" x W 63.25" x D 31.35" CONDITION: Very good vintage condition with light wear. Aluminum is in good original condition. Minor blemishes and marks consistent with age shown in photos.


  • Creator
    Tora Brasil 1 (Designer)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 29.5 in. (74.93 cm)Width: 63.25 in. (160.66 cm)Depth: 31.35 in. (79.63 cm)
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1970
  • Condition
    Very good vintage condition with light wear. Aluminum is in good original condition. Minor blemishes and marks consistent with age shown in photos.
  • Seller Location
    Los Angeles, CA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU1330221479712

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    Ships From: Long Beach, CA
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Located in Los Angeles, CA

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