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Antique French Painted Wood Bonheur-du-jour or Occasional Table w/Single Drawer
Located in Atlanta, GA
A French smaller-sized painted wood table, with single drawer, from the turn of the 18th and 19th century. This antique table from France features a rectangular-shaped top with lovel...
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French Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

Italian Neoclassical Walnut Table or Desk
Located in New York, NY
Italian Neoclassical walnut table or desk, late 18th century, the wide top the apron with single drawer with inlaid diamond lozenge motifs, raised on square tapered legs. Measures: 3...
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Italian Neoclassical Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

Genuine Swedish Rococo Table with Candle Trays
Located in Kramfors, SE
Rococo table of the period during the late 1700s from Sweden. The table has a profiled rim with curved legs and extendable candle trays on the short ends. These trays are for candles...
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Swedish Rococo Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Pine

17th Century Rectangular Walnut Tuscany Refectory Table
Located in Paris, FR
Refectory table in Tuscan walnut with rectangular top with two drawers in a row. The table is on lovely lyre legs united by a curved wrought iron fitting. There is a key and each...
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Italian Renaissance Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Iron

Original Thomas Chippendale George III Mahogany Architect's Work Desk Table
Located in London, GB
We are delighted to offer for sale this very rare original Thomas Chippendale George III circa 1780 Architects writing table or desk A very fine, highly collectable and rare piece...
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English George III Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

18th Century Swedish Rococo Period Secretary with Library
Located in Wichita, KS
A Swedish Rococo period slant-front secretary from the 18th century in two parts with original bronze hardware. The slant-front opens to reveal 9 small drawers and a centre pigeon ho...
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Swedish Rococo Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Paint

Antique George III Mahogany Partners Pedestal Desk, 18th Century
Located in London, GB
This is a large beautiful antique George III mahogany partners pedestal desk, dating from circa 1790. The rectangular top features an inset green and gilt tooled leather writing s...
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English George III Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

Italian Writing Desk with Upper Cabinet, Milan, circa 1730
Located in Milano, IT
Writing desk with upper cabinet Milan, first half of the 18th century Carved walnut partially veneered in olive wood and walnut burl; traces of ebonizing. It measures 66.53 in x ...
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Italian Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Olive, Walnut, Walnut

Small Dutch Baroque 17th Century Oak Draw-Leaf Center Table
Located in Troy, NY
The small Dutch Baroque draw-leaf or center table with a two-board framed top having conforming extension leaves on each end, above a plain frieze, supported by massive plaint turned...
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Dutch Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Oak

Italian 17th Century Baroque Painted Walnut Centre Table
Located in Troy, NY
Strikingly decorative Venetian table of highly unusual and rare form, early 17th century. The oblong molded top enhanced with gilt decoration, above a double frieze with conforming ...
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Italian Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood, Walnut

18th Century Parquetry Bureau
Located in London, GB
A late 18th to early 19th century north Italian, we think from Lombardy, parquetry veneered bureau. The bureau is covered in what is called 'Tumbling Block' parquetry, and is cros...
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European Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

George III Secretaire Bookcase, 18th Century
Located in London, GB
-18th century -Georgian mahogany -Fitted desk A late 18th century George III mahogany secretaire chest with a bookcase top. The secretaire chest has a fitted top drawer with ...
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European Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

A 18th Century Georgian Mahogany Pedestal Desk
Located in London, GB
An 18th century Georgian mahogany pedestal desk. The desk has a gold tooled black leather writing surface, three drawers across the front and two cupboards. The left hand c...
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European Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

18th Century Georgian Mahogany Bureau
Located in London, GB
A small 18th century Georgian mahogany bureau. The bureau has original gilt brass rococo shaped handles and keyhole escutcheons. The bureau has three graduated drawers with coc...
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European Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

Georgian Inlaid Mahogany Bureau, 18th Century
Located in London, GB
A late 18th to early 19th century Georgian mahogany bureau with later marquetry, satinwood and box wood inlays. The bureau has four graduated oak lined drawers that have pierced b...
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European Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

18th Century Georgian Mahogany Bureau
Located in London, GB
An late 18th century Georgian mahogany bureau. The bureau has four graduated drawers that are pine lined and have pierced brass handles. The flap when open rests on two pull ou...
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European Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

Georgian Mahogany Bonheur Du Jour, 18th Century
Located in London, GB
A late 18th to early 19th century Georgian mahogany bow fronted Bonheur du jour. The Bonheur du jour (lady's writing desk) has a pair of cupboard doors, each holding four drawers ...
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European Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

18th Century Parquetry Bureau
Located in London, GB
A late 18th to early 19th century north Italian, we think from Lombardy, parquetry veneered bureau. The bureau is covered in what is called 'Tumbling Block' parquetry, and is cros...
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European Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

Georgian 'Plum Pudding' Mahogany Bureau, 18th Century
Located in London, GB
An 18th century Georgian bureau made from the finest 'Plum Pudding' mahogany. The bureau has two short drawers over three graduated long drawers with original brass swan neck hand...
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European Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

18th Century Campaign Bureau
Located in London, GB
An unusual 18th century Georgian mahogany campaign bureau. The bureau sits on a mahogany folding stand, has six drawers with oak linings and solid mahogany drawers fronts that hav...
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European Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

George III Secretaire Bookcase, 18th Century
Located in London, GB
- 18th century - Georgian mahogany - Fitted desk A late 18th century George III mahogany secretaire chest with a bookcase top. The secretaire chest has a fitted top drawer wi...
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European Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Mahogany

18th Century Georgian Mahogany Pedestal Desk
Located in London, GB
An 18th century Georgian mahogany pedestal desk. The desk has a gold tooled black leather writing surface, three drawers across the front and two cupboards. The left hand c...
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European Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

18th Century Mahogany Spanish Table
Located in Houston, TX
18th century Spanish table, Swietenia mahogany top (Cuban mahogany) raised upon thick hand carved quarter-sawn shaped legs. Nice forged iron under-strapping trestle support. Dates to...
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Spanish Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Iron

Antique Italian Solid Oak Library Trestle Table or Writing Desk
Located in South Bend, IN
An exceptional antique Italian solid oak writing desk or library table Italy, late 18th century Measures: 68.88" W x 28.88" D x 30.38" H. Knee clearance: 28.38" H. Good orig...
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Italian Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Oak

Large 18th Century Mahogany Antique Chippendale Period Side Table
Located in Bedfordshire, GB
A delightful and most unusual 18th century Chippendale Period mahogany side table of unusually large proportion Having superbly figured top with wide crossbanded decoration Over t...
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English Chippendale Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

18th C. Walnut Table / Desk with Twisted Legs
Located in East Hampton, NY
Wonderful walnut table with turned legs and a single drawer.... a great night stand for a King bed.
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut

18th Century Swedish Blue Gustavian Desk
Located in Kramfors, SE
Gustavian desk from northern Sweden made in pine. The desk is a prime example of antique Swedish country furniture and this particular table was made during the late 1700s. The desk ...
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Swedish Gustavian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Pine

Antique Georgian C1790 Walnut Bureau Desk Writing Table, 18th Century
Located in Wisbech, Cambridgeshire
Antique Georgian C1790 walnut bureau desk writing table 18th century. This is a lovely bureau, that is full of age, charm and character. Attractive line inlay and crossbanding. Th...
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Georgian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut

Maggiolini Style Northern Italian Neoclassical Inlaid Writing Table or Desk
Located in Atlanta, GA
18th-19th Century Northern Italian neoclassical marquetry inlaid writing table / desk, Maggiolini style, mixed woods, two drawers, black leather embossed top, Neptune God of the Sea ...
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Italian Neoclassical Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Leather, Wood, Wood

Bureau-Plat, Paris, J.-B. Fromageau, c. 1760, Large Writing Desk, French, 18th
Located in Bamberg, DE
Paris, J.-B. Fromageau, c. 1760 Signed with the hallmark Jean-Baptiste Fromageau (born around 1720, active as a master craftsman since 1755). Rosewood and kingwood veneered on oak,...
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French Louis XV Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

Bureau-Plat, Paris 1785, Lebesque, 18th Century Writing Desk, French, Signed
Located in Bamberg, DE
Paris, C. Lebesgue, circa 1785. Stamped "IME" and "C. Lebesgue" for Robert-Claude Lebesgue, born 1749, master 1771. Mahogany veneered on oak with fine, linear brass inlays, origin...
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French Louis XVI Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

Antique French Hand Carved Solid Walnut Trestle Dining Table Restored
Located in Chicago, IL
An 18th century hand carved solid walnut French trestle table. This table offers breathtaking beauty with its incredible urn-form pedestals overflowing with decorative leaves and vin...
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French Black Forest Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut

English Georgian Desk 18th Century Writing Table Lowboy Mahogany George III
Located in Newcastle upon Tyne, GB
An impressive George III mahogany lowboy. The rectangular top with shaped edges above three drawers and carved apron, raised on square section legs united by stretchers. The mahoga...
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English Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

18th Century White Swedish Gustavian Desk
Located in Kramfors, SE
Swedish Gustavian desk with white distressed paint. The table is from the late 18th century, circa 1790-1800. Made in pine with distressed white and black paint as well as a genuine ...
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Swedish Gustavian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Pine

18th Century Swedish Provincial Gustavian Table
Located in Kramfors, SE
Gustavian provincial table from Northern Sweden. The table is from the late 18th century and a great example of country furniture. Made in painted pine with traces of the original pa...
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Swedish Gustavian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Pine

18th Century French Louis XV Carved Serpentine Cherry Desk with Parquetry Top
Located in Dallas, TX
This elegant antique partner desk was created in the Poitou region of France, circa 1790. Made of wild cherry timber, the large writing table stands on nicely carved cabriole legs de...
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French Louis XV Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Bronze

George III Mahogany Metamorphic Side Table with Fitted Writing
Located in Essex, MA
Period Georgian writing table and side table --Sheraton form --Top opens to reveal original leather writing surface --Interior with secondary tilted writing area and ink wells.
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British Georgian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

18th Century Walnut Spanish Serving Table or Desk
Located in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Wonderful 18th century Spanish walnut hunt table or desk with a stunning 4cm thick two plank top. Double sided with sliding drawers and a kneehole on the other, 1780 Dimensions: ...
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Spanish Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut

18th Century Spanish Door Made Custom Desk or Table with Iron Trestle Legs
Located in Atlanta, GA
A custom table with an 18th century Spanish hand-carved door top. This rectangular-shaped table has been fashioned by setting an 18th century Spanish door onto a custom iron base. Th...
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Spanish Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Iron

18th Century Spanish Baroque Writing Table
Located in Winter Park, FL
An 18th century Spanish Baroque desk, or writing table made of solid walnut with lyre shaped legs joined by wrought iron stretchers. Four dovetailed drawers, two on each side, with h...
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Spanish Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wrought Iron

18th Century Louis XVI Bois de Rose Secretaire Roger Vandercruse Lacroix, 1780s
Located in Roma, RM
Precious French Secretaire, Louis XVI era, purple ebony- bois de rose veneer, made by RVLC, Roger Vandercruse dit Lacroix (19 November 1727 - 19 May 1799). We are facing a piece of f...
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French Louis XVI Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Ebony

An 18th Century Walnut Wood Trestle Table with Arched Iron Stretcher from Italy
Located in Atlanta, GA
A late 18th century Italian trestle table with iron stretcher. This antique table from Italy features a rectangular-shaped top from a single piece of walnut wood, which is raised upo...
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Italian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Iron

Rare Queen Anne Writing Table
Located in New York, NY
Fine and rare Queen Anne walnut writing table, the leather lined top with walnut crossbanding, all four sides finished with drawers (two real - on the ends and four false - on the si...
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Queen Anne Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Leather, Oak, Walnut

Early 19th Century American Writing Desk
Located in Hudson, NY
A beautiful Federal (1820-1830) writing desk.
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American American Classical Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

18th Century Swedish Gustavian Writing Table
Located in Kramfors, SE
Gustavian table from northern Sweden in untouched original condition. The table is from the years circa 1780-1790 with traces of thin paint on the frame and a white painted tabletop....
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Swedish Gustavian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Pine

Georgian Mahogany Slant Front Bureau / Desk
Located in Woodbury, CT
George III figured mahogany slant front bureau/desk. Fall has moulded edge and mahogany crossbanding above four graduated drawers with original locks and brass. Interior features pro...
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British George III Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Leather, Mahogany

French Louis XV Period Carved and Shaped Walnut 1-Drawer Table, Mid-18th Century
Located in Atlanta, GA
From the Rococo period with a uniquely shaped top having a serpentine front and sides with a straight back, the case with a carved vine motif and housing one drawer, raised on cabrio...
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French Rococo Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut

Louis XVI Cylinder Desk
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Louis XVI cylinder desk in rosewood and amaranth stamped with VASSOU. 18th century Measures: Length 97 cm Height 99 cm Depth 47.5 cm.
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European Louis XVI Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

Swedish Rococo Period Writing Table
Located in Gloucestershire, GB
Rare mid-18th century Swedish writing table, circa 1760. This pretty table offers a shaped top over three drawers which are supported by gently sweeping cabriole legs.  Exhibit...
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Swedish Rococo Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Pine

Chinese Export Campaign Secretary
Located in New York, NY
Fine Chinese export Campaign or travel secretary the top with foliate carved backsplash over lifting lid, the fall front with molded raised panel doors having brass inlaid diamonds, ...
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Chinese Campaign Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Hardwood

George III Mahogany Architect's Desk, England, circa 1760
Located in Atlanta, GA
Early George III period mahogany architect's desk originating from England during the second half of the 18th century. The desk consists of an adjustable writing surface on doubl...
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English George III Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Brass

Spanish Lrye-Leg Table ‘or Desk’ with Lovely Fleur De Lys Accent Details
Located in Atlanta, GA
A Spanish walnut wood table with lyre legs from the 18th century. This antique table from Spain features a rectangular-shaped top which is raised upon a pair of sinuously carved lyre...
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Spanish Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

George III Dressing Table by Thomas Chippendale
Located in New Orleans, LA
This exceptional kneehole dressing table by the workshops of Thomas Chippendale displays all of the hallmarks of furnishings crafted by the master’s hand. This mahogany table is comp...
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English George III Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Brass

18th Century French Louis XIII Style Barley Twist Desk with Green Leather Top
Located in Birmingham, AL
A fine 18th century carved French Louis XIII style bureau plat or desk handcrafted of solid oak by skilled Breton artisans, circa 1730s. The rectangular top with a gadrooned beveled ...
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French Louis XIII Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Oak

George III Mahogany Tambour Desk
Located in Essex, MA
Nice old piece very nicely polished and tuned up in good working order. Rectangular top with tambour roll top opening to expose a pull out writing surface with adjustable ratcheted c...
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English George III Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

Victorian Ebonized and Fruitwood Table
Located in Essex, MA
Rectangular top with a drawer below and fruitwood knob, raised on barley twist legs joined by a turned stretcher. Ex William Hodgins Estate.
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European Victorian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Paint

Early 18th Century Spanish Console Table
Located in Atlanta, GA
A very handsome early 18th century console table from Spain. Soundly constructed from beautifully patina'd pine with a solid board top. Wonderful minimalist design. Also serves wonde...
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Spanish Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Pine

Fine George III Mahogany Reading Stand and Table
Located in New York, NY
The rectangular tilt-top of finely figured timber with removable reading ledge; raised on a turn columnar support and three downswept cabriole legs terminating in pad-form feet. P...
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English George III Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany