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Louis XVI Style French Antique Writing Desk

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French antique Louis XVI style writing desk made of mahogany and ebonized with a French polish finish. This piece has three dovetailed drawers with working original locks and keys. The top and two pull-out extensions are all topped with tan Moroccan leather that has gilt embossed details. The desk has gilt brass trim throughout and is supported by tapered legs capped in brass. The back of the desk is finished, with ‘faux’ drawers, creating the effect of a partner desk.

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  • Materials and techniques
  • Condition
    Good. This piece is in excellent antique condition. There is some wear to the leather and surface from age and use.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 29.625 in. x W 43.25 in. x D 23.5 in.

    H 75.25 cm x W 109.86 cm x D 59.69 cm

  • Seller location
    Austin, TX
  • Seller reference number
    18A49
  • Reference number
    LU859510392323

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