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Jules Wabbes Corner Desk with Drawers in Mutenyé
Located in Waalwijk, NL
Jules Wabbes, corner writing desk, mutenyé, nickel-plated metal, Belgium, 1957 Beautifully designed desk by one of Belgium's most renowned designers Jules Wabbes. This piece was m...
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Belgian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Metal

Osvaldo Borsani Conference Desk Table Tecno, Italy, 1954
Located in Roosendaal, Noord Brabant
Fantastic large and very early conference desk designed by Osvaldo Borsani and manufactured by Tecno, Italy 1954. This large desk has a sliding table on the left and a drawer unit on...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Metal, Brass

1950s Knoll & Drake Formica and Walnut Desk
Located in London, GB
Designed and manufactured by Knoll & Drake, this 1950s desk is both practical and timeless. Constructed with metal legs, the desk has a white Formica table top and single walnut w...
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American Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Formica

Gio Ponti Small Desk Mid-Century Italian Design Laminate Brass Walnut
Located in Palermo, Sicily
Gio Ponti small desk mid-century Italian design laminate brass walnut.
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European Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Brass

Bruno Mathsson "Maria Flap" Folding Table in Teakwood, Karl Mathsson, 1950s
Located in Odense, DK
Wonderful vintage folding table model "Maria Flap" by Bruno Mathsson in teakwood and beech. Made in the 1950s at Karl Mathsson, Sweden. The table is very versatile and can be used in...
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Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Beech, Teak

Ico Parisi Terni Executive Desk Rosewood Mim Roma, Italy, 1958
Located in Etten-Leur, NL
Stunning executive desk from the Terni series designed by Luisa and Ico Parisi for MIM Roma, Italy, 1958. This elegant desk is made of beautiful warm grained rosewood with aluminium ...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Aluminum

T. H. Robsjohn-Gibbings Kneehole Desk for Widdicomb
Located in Hingham, MA
American Classical modern kneehole desk designed by Robsjohn-Gibbings for Widdicomb Furniture Co. in figured walnut with contrasting maple moldings. Original label in center drawer. ...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Maple, Walnut

Franco Albini Poggi Wood Steel Desk Mod. Stadera Italy 1958 Excellent Patina
Located in Catania, IT
This Stadera desk/table designed by Franco Albini was manufactured by Poggi in Italy in 1958. This desk is in teak wood and has two side-by-side trapezoidal tops supported by a sing...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Steel

Desk by Geraldo de Barros
Located in Milan, IT
Desk by Geraldo de Barros. Brazil, 1950s. Manufactured by Unilabor. Wood, black painted metal, brass details. Measures: 109 x 52 x h 74 cm 42.9 x 20.4 x h 28.9 in. Literature: Mo´...
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Brazilian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Metal, Brass

Freestanding Midcentury Desk in Rosewood, Designed by Ejgil Petersen, 1960s
Located in Lejre, DK
Great looking freestanding desk in rosewood, designed and made by Ejgil Petersen, Denmark in 1950s. Very nice original condition.
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Danish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Rosewood

Baker Furniture Georgian Walnut Leather Top Executive Desk, 1950s
Located in South Bend, IN
A stately Georgian or Chippendale style executive desk By Baker Furniture USA, 1950s Gorgeous burled walnut, with original brass pulls and inlaid embossed leather top. M...
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American Georgian Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Brass

Mid Century Modern Desk in the Manner of Gio Ponti
Located in London, GB
Mid-Century Modern desk in palisander with lacquered metal legs and drawer fronts covered in white formica.
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Metal

Mid Century Drafting Table with Inlay Top
Located in Port Jervis, NY
A decorative drafting table with dimensions of: 28 x 17.75 top. Min. hgt. of 29 with a max of 44, to the bottom of the tabletop. Made out of oak and walnut with a nice banding along ...
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American Industrial Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Oak, Walnut

Charlotte Perriand Cansado Table, circa 1950
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Table designed by Charlotte Perriand, circa 1950. Wood, metal frame legs. Provenance: Cansado, Mauritania (Africa). In original condition, with wear consistent with age and ...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Metal

Pierre Jeanneret PJ-TA-05-A Architect Table / Authentic Mid-Century Modern
Located in Dietikon, CH
This collapsible architect table is a fantastic piece, it’s a rare Chandigarh item with a great history behind it. It is raw in its simplicity, embodying an expressing the pure ideas...
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Indian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Teak

1950s Italian Desk attributed to Gio Ponti
Located in New York, NY
Rare Italian desk in mahogany. Sometime sold for Gio Ponti in Auction (a second available).
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Italian Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

Gio Ponti Sculptural Veined Ash Dining Table or Desk, circa 1950, Italy
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This incredible dining table by Gio Ponti, which also would serve excellently as a desk, has been reviewed by the Gio Ponti archives and a COE (Certificate of Expertise) was created ...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Brass

Wall-Mount Midcentury French Industrial Iron Shelving System with Wood Desktop
Located in Chicago, IL
1950s French midcentury industrial iron adjustable shelving system with wood desktop. Mounts to wall, an ideal space-saving solution. Requires assembly. Provenance: Marché Paul Bert ...
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French Industrial Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Iron

Paul McCobb for Calvin Black Lacquered Desk, Newly Refinished
Located in South Bend, IN
An exceptional Mid-Century Modern writing desk By Paul McCobb for Calvin Furniture, USA, 1950s Black lacquered walnut, with original aluminum hardware and stretchers. Mea...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Aluminum

20th Century Reply Desk by Friso Kramer &Wim Rietveld for Ahrend de Cirkel 1950s
Located in Bunnik, NL
Classic Dutch design from mid century. Designed by Friso Kramer and Wim Rietveld. Great as the writing desk. Industrial design icon in very rare original red colour. Adjustable heigh...
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Dutch Industrial Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Steel

French Midcentury Corner Desk
Located in London, GB
A French midcentury corner desk, ebonized, with brass detailing and a charcoal grey leather top.
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

Desk, Made of Walnut by Oswaldo Borsani, 1954
Located in Berlin, DE
Chique and minimal, rare desk designed by Oswaldo Borsani in 1956 and manufactured by Tecno Italy. the plate and the drawers are made of walnut wood, its construction is made of bl...
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Italian Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Metal

Helmut Magg Desk for WK Möbel, Germany, 1950s
Located in Wrocław, Poland
This desk was designed by Helmut Magg in 1950s and produced by Neue Gemeinschaft für Wohnkultur, WK Möbel and still has the original label in one of the drawers. The design is simple...
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German Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Cherry, Maple

Mid-Century Modern Italian Desk by Vittorio Dassi, 1950s
Located in Brussels, BE
Mid-Century Modern Italian Desk by Vittorio Dassi, 1950s
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Wood

Italian Midcentury Desk Attributed to Paolo Buffa
Located in Houston, TX
Stunning Italian midcentury desk or writing table attributed to Paolo Buffa. This sculptural desk has beautifully tapered legs, two side drawers and a shagreen covered center drawer....
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Shagreen, Wood

Danish Writing Desk with Drawers in Wengé
Located in Waalwijk, NL
Writing desk with drawers, wengé, metal, Denmark, 1950s. This fully restored small writing desk in expressive wengé is strong in its execution and modest in its design. The desk i...
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Danish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Metal

Ico Parisi Mahogany Executive Office Desk by MIM Italy, 1950s
Located in Berlin, DE
Ico Parisi mahogany executive office desk by MIM Italy, 1950s in its original vintage condition with a beautiful patina.  
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Mahogany

Spazio Modernista Desk by Studio BBPR, Italy, 1959
Located in Culver City, CA
Spazio Modernista desk by Studio BBPR, Italy, 1959 Painted metal in original finish with laminated wood writing surface. Produced by Olivetti. Measures: 62.75” W x 31.25” D x 3...
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Italian Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Metal

Jules Wabbes Desk with Drawers in Mutenyé and Metal
Located in Waalwijk, NL
Jules Wabbes, writing desk, mutenyé, nickel-plated metal, Belgium, 1957 Beautifully designed desk by one of Belgium's most renowned designers Jules Wabbes. This piece is made for ...
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Belgian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Metal

Rare Paul McCobb Drop Lid Desk Cabinet
Located in Miami, FL
Amazing Mid-Century Modern maple and brass secretary or bar cabinet, designed by Paul McCobb for Planner Group and manufactured by Winchendon Furniture in the early 1950s. The set in...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Iron, Brass

Charlotte Perriand Console with Drawer Cite Cansado, circa 1950
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Console designed by Charlotte Perriand, circa 1958. Manufactured in France, circa 1958. Black laminated plastic-covered plywood, painted steel and red moulded plastic. Drawer ...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Metal

Mid-Century Two Moduled Italian Mahogany Desk, Italy, 1950
Located in Madrid, ES
Two moduled desk composed by curved topped table, drawer unit and sideboard with drawers. Made in mahogany with chromed steel joints and legs.
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Steel

Mid-Century Desk in the Manner of Gio Ponti, Italy, circa 1950s
Located in New York City, NY
Exquisite mid-century desk in the manner of Gio Ponti, Italy, circa 1950s. Stunning and inventive design consists of two drawers with fantastic cut-out handles, open shelf, bowed...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Metal

Paul McCobb Planner Group Black Lacquered Double Pedestal Desk, Newly Refinished
Located in South Bend, IN
An exceptional Mid-Century Modern double pedestal executive writing desk By Paul McCobb for Winchendon Furniture "Planner Group" USA, 1950s Solid black lacquered birch, with...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Brass

Iron and Wood 4 Drawer Mid-Century Desk, circa 1950
Located in Roubaix, FR
Iron structure with 4 drawers in plywood and solid oak top desk, France, Circa 1950.
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European Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Iron

Kaare Klint Large Vintage Desk of Mahogany Made by Rud Rasmussen, Denmark, 1950s
Located in Aarhus C, DK
Large writing desk with drawers by the Danish architect and furniture designer Kaare Klint (1888-1954) Manufactured by Rud Rasmussen in Copenhagen The desk is made of solid mahogany...
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Danish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Brass

Italian Midcentury Rosewood, Brass and Steel Desk
Located in Vienna, AT
This Italian midcentury rosewood desk features steel construction with brass details, floating top design, and a storage unit on the right side with four drawers for plenty of storag...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Steel, Brass

Mid-Century Modern French Black Lacquered Metal Table or Desk
Located in London, GB
Unusual French industrial style black lacquered metal dining table or desk.  
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Metal

Vintage Executive Rosewood Tambour Doors Desk Model #452 by Edward J. Wormley
Located in Burbank, CA
Elegant vintage executive desk designed by Edward J. Wormley for Dunbar in the United States in 1957. This iconic model #452 desk features a solid walnut frame and writing surface wi...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Brass

Fine Kindel Louis XV Style Gilt Mounted Desk
Located in Hopewell, NJ
A fine 20th century French Louis XV style gilt-mounted wood ladies desk by Kindel. The writing table stands on four cabriole legs, decorated at the feet with gilt bronze mounts and i...
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North American Louis XV Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut

Writing Desk Sessile Oak Veneer, Italy, 1950s
Located in Milano, IT
Drop-leaf writing desk with double drawer, sessile oak veneer, inlaid decorations.
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Oak

20th Century Lacquered and Painted Wood Italian Bureau, 1950
Located in Vicoforte, Piedmont
Italian bureau of the mid-20th century. Furniture in lacquered and painted wood of fabulous decor. Bureau equipped with two external drawers plus fall-front (see picture) of good cap...
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Italian Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

Frank Kyle 1950s Mid Century Rosewood Desk / Dry Bar with Brass Details
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Mid century 1950s rosewood desk / dry bar by Frank Kyle with brass details.
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Mexican Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Brass

Mid-Century Modern Desk and Chair by Russell Wright for Conant Ball
Located in Buffalo, NY
Simple ,,smart design..... Conant ball desk and matching spindle chair in maple,,,, Russel Wright for Conant Ball Furniture Makers Mid-Century Modern solid birch desk and chair from ...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Cane, Birch

Gio Ponti Desk, Rima, Italia, 1950s
Located in Naples, IT
Desk with metal structure. Top and wooden chest of drawers. Original drawing by Gio Ponti for the Pirelli skyscraper. Prod. Rima, Italy, circa 1950.
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Metal

Guillerme et Chambron Desk in Oak
Located in Waalwijk, NL
Guillerme et Chambron, desk, oak, France, 1950s This desk has a large work surface and is equipped with storage space. Two compartments on both sides allow you to store your belon...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Oak

Unique Italian Double Desk with Wall-Shelf in Walnut with Marquetry
Located in Waalwijk, NL
Double desk with shelf, walnut, Italy, 1950s Custom-made desk for two people with wall-mounted shelf. Luxurious detail are the wood inlays that show different motives. The desk is...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut, Wood

Walnut Desk by Gianfranco Frattini, 1956
Located in Berlin, DE
Very elegant writing desk with four drawers and open compartments on both sides. Made of solid walnut wood, handles are made of blackened metal. Height of writing surface 70 cm   ...
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Italian Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Metal

Statement Scandinavian Modern Executive Desk
Located in New York, NY
This asymetrical power desk, crafted of fine-grained blonde European oak, is practical, yet strong in design. Plenty of working space sit atop four large gliding drawers with their o...
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Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Oak

Model AT305 Oak Desk by Hans Wegner for Andreas Tuck, Denmark, 1950s
Located in Berkhamsted, GB
A solid oak writing desk designed by Hans Wegner and made by master cabinetmaker Andreas Tuck in Denmark in the 1950s. Excellent quality as expected from Wegner and Tuck, one of Denm...
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Danish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Oak

Midcentury French Desk in Walnut
Located in Houston, TX
Midcentury French desk Desk is rectangular table top, re-upholstered in a new graphite cowhide. It has a chrome trimming at the edges and beautiful wood grain is displaying on the...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Chrome

Midcentury French Desk in White Oakwood
Located in Houston, TX
Midcentury French desk in white oakwood Desk is made out of white oakwood. It has its natural look all the way at the edges of the desk top and legs are made out of ebonized oakwo...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Oak

Børge Mogensen Dining Table / Desk Produced by Søborg Møbler in Denmark
Located in Malmo, SE
Very rare dining table / desk designed by Børge Mogensen. Produced by Søborg Møbler in Denmark.
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Danish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Steel

Karl-Erik Ekselius Desk / Dining Table Produced by JOC in Vetlanda, Sweden
Located in Malmo, SE
Rare and large desk / dining table designed by Karl-Erik Ekselius. Produced by JOC in Vetlanda, Sweden.
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Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Aluminum

Paul McCobb Maple Planner Group Desk, circa 1955
Located in Costa Mesa, CA
Paul McCobb Maple Planner Group desk, circa 1955. Professionally restored in showroom condition, this classic design has the original ring pull hardware. Beautiful lines and fully re...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Maple

Mid-Century Modern Fruitwood Writing Desk by Saporiti
Located in London, GB
Fruitwood desk with chrome footrests by Saporiti. There are two drawers and a top that opens to gain access to storage compartments within.
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Fruitwood

Cees Braakman EU02 Japanese Series Desk Pastoe, The Netherlands, 1950
Located in Etten-Leur, NL
Beautiful writing desk model EU02 of the Japanese Series designed by Cees Braakman for Pastoe, The Netherlands, 1965. This minimalistic desk is made of teak wood and has a black lacq...
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Dutch Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Metal

Desk Model 202 Designed by Börge Mogensen for Söborg Möbelfabrik, Denmark, 1953
Located in Stockholm, SE
Teak and chromed steel. Measures: H: 71.5 cm/ 2' 4 5/8" L: 165 cm/ 5' 5 1/2" D: 80 cm/ 2' 8".
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Danish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables

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Chrome