Louis XVI Style Vintage French Desk with Crimson Writing Surface

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Bureau plat desk in the French Louis XVI style, circa 1940. This elegant writing table has fluted legs, bronze hardware and gilt trim, and three dovetailed drawers. The writing surface is embossed crimson red leather, and covers the two pull-out leaves as well. This is a charming piece with great decorative impact and wonderful craftsmanship. Each leaf is 12.5 inches.

Details

  • In the Style Of
    Louis XVI
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Date of Manufacture
    1940
  • Period
    1940-1949
  • Materials and Techniques
    Leather
    Bronze
  • Condition
    Excellent. This piece is in excellent vintage condition.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    30.5 in. H x 47.13 in. W x 25.5 in. D
    77 cm H x 120 cm W x 65 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Austin, TX
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU85956868133
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2008

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Located in Austin, TX

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