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1950s Desks and Writing Tables

Silvio Berrone for Bialetti Desk in Green Leatherette and Brass
Silvio Berrone for Bialetti Desk in Green Leath...
Silvio Berrone
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Brass, Faux Leather, Walnut
Silvio Berrone for Vitrex, desk in walnut, brass, glass and faux leather, Italy, 1950s. This elegant desk is designed by the architect Silvio Berrone. He originally designed this ...
Peter Hvidt Teak Desk Danish Mid-Century Modern, Vintage 1955
Peter Hvidt Teak Desk Danish Mid-Century Modern...
Peter Hvidt, Orla Mølgaard-Nielsen, Søborg Mobler, Denmark
Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Teak
Scandinavian Modern elegant Peter Hvidt (1916-1986) and Orla Mølgaard-Nielsen (1907-1993) desk, designed in 1955 (model 301) for Søborg Møbler. The item features a solid wooden teak ...
Large Italian Dining Table, circa 1950
Large Italian Dining Table, circa 1950
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Tables
Wood
Conference table, rosewood, Italy, circa 1950 This conference table features two legs and a connecting beam. This table is features traits of the design of Borsani and Sallochi. T...
Ilmari Tapiovaara Desk or Table for Laukaan Puu
Ilmari Tapiovaara Desk or Table for Laukaan Puu
Ilmari Tapiovaara, Laukaan Puu
Vintage 1950s Finnish Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Pine
Stained pine desk or table by Ilmari Tapiovaara for Laukaan Puu.  
Unusual Kidney Teak Desk by Kai Kristiansen, Double-Sided, Bookcase
Unusual Kidney Teak Desk by Kai Kristiansen, Do...
Kai Kristiansen
Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Unusual kidney teak desk by Kai Kristiansen, double-sided, door and bookcase. Stunning round right door with shelf. Beautiful warm teak tone. Amazing quality and construction. Hand d...
Mid-Century Modern EB02 Birch Series Desk by Cees Braakman for UMS Pastoe, 1952
Mid-Century Modern EB02 Birch Series Desk by Ce...
Cees Braakman, UMS Pastoe
Vintage 1950s Dutch Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Birch, Plywood
Iconic plywood Mid-Century Modern desk from the birch series designed by Cees Braakman for UMS Pastoe in 1952. This original piece features bentwood legs, two drawers and a bookshel...
Guillerme et Chambron Desk and Chair

Guillerme et Chambron Desk and Chair

By Guillerme et Chambron
Guillerme et Chambron Desk and Chair
Guillerme et Chambron
Vintage 1950s French Desks and Writing Tables
Designer handcrafted oak desk and chair. Chair adjusts to two positions. Desk knobs are wood with ceramic. All legs end on ceramic balls. Chair is 25 W x 33 D x 37 H.
Danish Modern Teak Desk with Bookcase Back, Arne Vodder
Danish Modern Teak Desk with Bookcase Back, Arn...
Arne Vodder
Vintage 1950s Danish Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Wood
Arne Vodder (Denmark, 1926-2009) Along with Vernor Panton, Arne Vodder was a leading light of what might be called the “second generation” of forward-thinking 20th century, Danish f...
Ole Wanscher Freestanding Desk with Brass Details, Denmark, 1950s
Ole Wanscher Freestanding Desk with Brass Detai...
Ole Wanscher, A.J. Iversen
Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Brass, Mahogany
A large freestanding desk, by Danish designer Ole Wanscher and produced by A. J. Iversen. The desk has four drawers with brass handles and the legs have brass socks.
Writing Table by Jules Wabbes
Jules Wabbes
Vintage 1950s Belgian Desks and Writing Tables
Stainless Steel, Rosewood
Rectangular rosewood top with a stainless steel base. Literature: Jules Wabbes Furniture's designer, A+ Edition, Bozar Books, illustrated on page 39. OUR REFERENCE N9012   
Executive Desk by G. Ulrich, Italy, 1950's
Guglielmo Ulrich
Vintage 1950s Italian Desks and Writing Tables
Brass, Mahogany
Mahogany with brass drawer pulls and sabots. The cantilevered writing surface rests atop four conforming drawers, with an under tier and tapered legs. OUR REFERENCE N3855
Double Pedestal Planner Group Desk by Paul McCobb
Paul McCobb
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Desks
Maple
A fine example of a double pedestal desk with vintage finish and solid brass "golf tee" hardware. By Paul McCobb for the Planner Group line from Winchendon. American, circa 1950.
Monumental US Presidents Resolute Partners Desk...
Vintage 1950s Desks and Writing Tables
Leather, Mahogany
This is a magnificent 20th century copy of the Resolute Partners desk given by Queen Victoria to President Rutherford B. Hayes in 1880 and used by US presidents ever since. This des...
1950s Vintage Metal Desk
Vintage 1950s German Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Metal
Metal desk with dark green plastic finish.
Desk in Mahogany by Harvey Probber
Harvey Probber
Vintage 1950s American Desks
Desk in mahogany with alternating grain top and brass sabots by Harvey Probber, American, 1950s (label in drawer reads "designed by Harvey Probber").
Mid-Century Bauhaus Modernist Desk
Vintage 1950s English Bauhaus Desks and Writing Tables
Chrome, Wood
This beautiful Bauhaus modernist desk features three (3) drawers finished in a high gloss black lacquer with chrome detailing.
John Widdicomb Desk by Dale Ford
John Widdicomb, Dale Ford
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Wood
Mid Century desk by Dale Ford for John Widdicomb.   
Modernist Writing Table or desk by Helmut Magg ...
Jean Prouvé, Helmut Magg
Vintage 1950s German Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Nutwood
Beautiful desk or writing table designed by Helmut Magg for WK Möbel, Germany, 1955, nice original condition. Features nutwood and red lacquer desk top surface and drawer,..( a bit ...
Extra Large Bauhaus Desk with a Macassar Veneer
Vintage 1950s German Bauhaus Desks and Writing Tables
Macassar
Vintage Bauhaus CEO-desk extra large with a curved body and a Macassar veneer. Wonderful Bauhaus desk writing plate made of leather chrome bars on the massive plate unique, ha...
Friso Kramer Reform Table de Cirkel
Ahrend de Cirkel, Friso Kramer
Vintage 1950s Dutch Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Metal
Friso Kramer reform table. Friso Kramer Industrial table. The table is named "reformtable". It can be used as a dining table or as a work table. The open folded legs are characterist...
American Modern Walnut Desk
Drexel
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Walnut
The rectangular top with lip edge above a frieze with a pencil drawer with stylized edges and a large file drawer with similar details, on round tapering legs with a cross stretcher.
Robin Day Desk by Hille and Matching Hillestak ...
Robin Day
Vintage 1950s English Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Beech, Cherry
Designed in 1950 by iconic British post-war designer Robin Day we can offer this very rare desk and matching chair. The desk is made of beech with drawer fronts of Nigerian cherry an...
Antique Mahogany Sheraton Style Writing Table
Vintage 1950s English Edwardian Desks and Writing Tables
Mahogany
Antique Sheraton style leather top writing table in good condition dating from the 1950s period. It has a nice character original tooled leather writing surface. The front is serpent...
Paul McCobb Planner Group Ebonized Desk and Chair
Paul McCobb, Winchendon Furniture (Planner Group)
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Maple
A very nice Mid-Century Modern desk and chair designed by Paul McCobb for his Planner Group line for Winchedon Furniture. The desk features solid maple wood construction and sleek Mi...
Desk by Jules Wabbes, Belgium, 1957
Jules Wabbes
Vintage 1950s Belgian Desks and Writing Tables
Steel, Wood
T-shaped nickel-plated steel structure, originally created for the Foncolin Building, Brussels. Literature: Marie Ferran-Wabbes’ Jules Wabbes 1919-1974, Renaissance du Livre, 2002, ...
Minimalist Desk by Osvaldo Borsani (1911-1985) ...
Osvaldo Borsani
Vintage 1950s Italian Desks and Writing Tables
Metal
Rosewood desk with a large top featuring a raised lip in the back and three drawers with brass pulls under the surface. Pictured in “Osvaldo Borsani” (Leonardo Deluca Edition) page 2...

Gio Ponti Desk

By Gio Ponti
Gio Ponti Desk
Gio Ponti
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Gio Ponti custom eight-drawer desk. From a small edition created for administrative offices in Forli, Italy. Blonde wood desk with red linoleum top, shingled drawer faces and brass...
Vintage One Drawer Desk from Indonesia
Vintage 1950s Indonesian Dutch Colonial Desks and Writing Tables
Wood
A dark wood desk with a single drawer, turned legs and side stretchers with footrest. This desk shows a solid, sturdy craftsmanship, while carrying the charming signs of a vintage, t...
Vittorio Dassi Midcentury Small Writing Desk
Vittorio Dassi
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Rosewood
A small Italian midcentury writing desk designed by Vittorio Dassi. Rosewood with patinated brass sabots, and a glass top.  
Dining Table with Etched Curved Glass Bases
Vintage 1950s American Dining Room Tables
Dining table with curved glass bases with etched criss cross design and beveled glass top, American, 1950s.
Milo Baughman for Drexel Perspective Mindoro an...
Milo Baughman, Drexel
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
A stunning example of the rare Mid-Century Modern floating top desk from the Perspective collection Milo Baughman designed for Drexel in 1951. Of gleaming and exotic Mindoro wood imp...
Mid-Century Two-Piece Brushed Steel Corner Secr...
Vintage 1950s American Industrial Desks and Writing Tables
Steel
Interesting, Mid-Century, brushed steel, corner secretary, desk or station with angular lines is comprised of two sections with storage offered in the corner piece. Brushed steel sto...
Gio Ponti Desk for Banca Nazionale del Lavoro, ...
Gio Ponti
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Beautiful walnut desk by Gio Ponti for the Banca Nazionale del Lavoro in Mantova. The handles and feet are brass. Has been left in its charming original conditions but can be re-fini...
Midcentury Small Desk with Hand-Painted Pattern...
Vintage 1950s European Mid-Century Modern Console Tables
Walnut, Paint
This desk was manufactured during the 1950s in Europe. It is made from burgundy-colored walnut and has two drawers with a modern, hand-painted design. The white tabletop is in origin...
Elegant X Base Desk or Console Table
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Metal
Elegant console table or desk, American, circa 1950s. This piece is a versatile size and can be used as a console table, desk, sofa table, bar, or vanity. It has been refinished in a...

Jacob Kjaer Desk, Rosewood

By Haslev Mobelsnedkeri
Jacob Kjaer Desk, Rosewood
Haslev Mobelsnedkeri
Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Rosewood
Jacob Kjaer Writing desk, circa 1950s Desk made from Brazilian rosewood by master Danish cabinetmaker Jacob Kjaer. Three integral drawers with solid brass hardware.
Early 1950s Danish Freestanding Desk in Teak an...
Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Brass, Oak, Teak
Early 1950s Danish freestanding desk in teak and oak. Front with three drawers. On the other site an open shelf for books. Very good vintage condition. Nice patina.
Mid-Century Modern Robsjohn Gibbings for Widdic...
Widdicomb Furniture Co., T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Walnut
For your consideration is a rare sturdy and stunning, Cantilever walnut desk, with four, utilitarian compartment drawers. This unique legged desk was designed by T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbin...
Italian Mid-Century Walnut Executive Desk by Vi...
Vittorio Dassi, Dassi Lissone
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Brass, Walnut
This Executive desk has a stylish and unusual shape that gives it an impressive appearance, all around finished with superb reeded details. It has been made in Italy over the years ...
Italian Mid-Century Walnut Writing Desk by Vitt...
Vittorio Dassi, Dassi Lissone
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Brass, Walnut
This amazing writing desk has been made in Italy over the years 1950s and its design is attributable to Vittorio Dassi. It has a stylish and unusual shape, all around finished with s...
Arne Vodder Rosewood Corner Desk for Sibast
Arne Vodder, Sibast Furniture
Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Wood
Arne Vodder for Sibast, corner desk 277 in rosewood and metal, Denmark, 1950s This rosewood executive desk by the Dane Arne Vodder is part of the midcentury design collection. Thi...
Very Rare Brass Bottom Directional Cityscape De...
Paul Evans
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Brass, Burl
Heavily discounted. Beautiful and extremely rare brass and burl wood Directional desk by Paul Evans, Cityscape series, 1950s, USA. One owner.
T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings For Widdicomb Dark Mahog...
Widdicomb Furniture Co., T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings
Vintage 1950s American Desks and Writing Tables
Brass, Mahogany
Excellently restored knee hole desk or writing table , model no. 317, by T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings for Widdicomb. Drop ring pulls are plated in brass and the original patina has been bu...
Louis XVI Style Writing Desk
Vintage 1950s French Louis XVI Desks and Writing Tables
A Louis XVI necolassical style mahogany writing desk with inset brown leather and gilt tooled top, supported by elegant tapered legs with bronze trim apron, supports and sabot. Finis...
Jean Prouve "Bureau Surveillant" Desk, France, ...
Vintage 1950s European Desks and Writing Tables
Jean Prouve "Bureau Surveillant" desk, France, circa 1950. Tubular metal frame with oak sides and top. Presumably manufactured by Lycée Jean Prouve, Nancy, France.
Early Mid-Century George Nelson for Herman Mill...
Herman Miller, George Nelson
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Tables
Early Mid-Century George Nelson for Herman Miller X-leg dining table. Perfect patina on this dining or kitchen table that can be extended from 54" to 90" by internal leave...
Desk Designed by Josef Frank for Svenskt Tenn, ...
Vintage 1950s Swedish Scandinavian Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Brass, Mahogany, Walnut
Desk designed by Josef Frank for Svenskt Tenn, Sweden, 1950s.
French 1950s Rectangular Solid Walnut Table
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Tables
Walnut
French midcentury rectangular solid walnut dining table. Dimensions of the benches are H 17"7/8 x W 54"3/4 x D 9"1/2 - 10"1/4.
English Campaign Desk
Vintage 1950s English Desks and Writing Tables
Brass, Leather, Mahogany
Leather top English Campaign desk. Fine quality brass accents with two dovetail drawers.
Danish Teak Writing Table with Green Top and Ma...
Vintage 1950s Danish Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Papercord, Laminate, Teak
Handsome Danish modern teak desk with nice dovetail and other wood joinery details and rich wood grain. Original green laminate surface is in nice, vintage shape with light wear (sma...
Rare Italian Executive Desk with Floating Glass...
Vittorio Dassi
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Glass, Rosewood
This rare Italian executive desk designed by Italian designer Vittorio Dassi is a model type produced in Italy in the 1950s and specifically dedicated to an audience formed by profes...
English Campaign Desk Leather Top with Eagles
Unknown
Vintage 1950s English Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Vintage English campaign desk from the 1950s. It is 51" wide x 24' deep x 29.75" high. Beautiful mahogany desk with brass handle and tooled leather top with eagles. Repair on front e...
Solid Oak Slats Top Desk Designed by the Coene,...
De Coene Frères
Vintage 1950s Belgian Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Solid large desk by Philippe Meerman,Belgium Architect designed for the Coene. The desk top features a wonderful pattern of barrel features a solid oak wooden top, made of tangen...
Italian Wall Mounted Desk with Glass Top
Gio Ponti
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Desks
Metal
Attributed to Gio Ponti, wall-unit, mahogany and brass, Italy, 1950s. Wall console in different sorts of wood, attributed to Italian designer Gio Ponti. Rare wall-mounted desk wi...

Secretary by Frattini, 1956

By Gianfranco Frattini
Secretary by Frattini, 1956
Gianfranco Frattini, Cantieri Carugati
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Walnut
Solid walnut, drawer bars blackened metal, backside two open trays Dimension L 110 cm H 71/79.5 cm D 66 cm Design Gianfranco Frattini, 1956 Manufacturer Cantieri Carugati, Italy. ...
Walter Charak Macassar Ebony Desk
Walter Charak, Charak Modern
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Brass, Macassar
Sexy one-drawer desk with extravagantly grained Macassar ebony surface on mahogany legs with brass stretchers and corner decoration. Has a raised drawer front detail, mirrored-imaged...
Mid-Century Modern Desk Attributed to Paul Lasz...
Paul Laszlo, Brown Saltman
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables
Wood
Desk attributed to Paul Laszlo. It features triangular pulls and a very heavy well-made frame, circa 1950s. (unmarked).
Midcentury Rosewood Desk by Paolo Buffa
Paolo Buffa
Vintage 1950s Italian Desks and Writing Tables
Midcentury rosewood desk by Paolo Buffa with glass top and brass sabots.
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