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    Period Homes & Interiors

    bureaus

    A piece of furniture to hold personal items and to aid writing.

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    • French Victorian Mahogany Bureau de Dame

      French Victorian Mahogany Bureau de Dame

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1880, unusual French, late Victorian mahogany bureau de dame. With a brass inlaid roll-top that slides opens when the drawer is opened. The folding top with a painted panel shows a pastoral scene and...

      £1,290.00

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    • Antique Bureau, French, Marble Top, Kingwood, Marquetry Desk, Circa 1900

      Antique Bureau, French, Marble Top, Kingwood, Marquetry Desk, Circa 1900

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.5860

      This is an antique bureau. A French, marble top, kingwood, marquetry desk dating to the turn of the 20th century, circa 1900. 

      • An interesting and unusual antique bureau
      • The kingwood displaying good colour and grain
      • Desirable aged patina with a wax polished finish
      • Inset rouge veined marble top displays well
      • The body decorated in a geometric marquetry
      • Serpentine apron running seamlessly into cabriole legs
      • The fall opens to reveal a generous desk space
      • Tooled country green leather skiver highlighted in gold
      • A suite of six drawers flanking open shelves to the rear
      • Stout iron locks untested as keys absent

      • A single full-width drawer with triple faux front
      • Over a pair of smaller drawers either side of the knee-hole
      • The legs capped at the foot with ormolu shoes

      A decorative antique bureau. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 115.5cm (45.5'')
      Max Depth: 66cm (26'')
      Max Height: 114cm (45'')

      Desk Width: 103cm (40.5'')
      Desk Depth: 67cm (26.5'')
      Desk Height: 83cm (32.75'')

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      Antique Bureau, French, Marble Top, Kingwood, Marquetry Desk, Circa 1900

      £2,850.00

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    • George I Style Walnut Writing Bureau

      George I Style Walnut Writing Bureau

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1930, George I style walnut writing bureau. The shaped and cross banded top with mirror matched, finely figured walnut is over the shaped bureau flap opening to a gilt-tooled, red leather writing surface, pigeonholes,...

      £590.00

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    • ANTIQUE PINE BUREAU BOOKCASE

      ANTIQUE PINE BUREAU BOOKCASE

      pinefinders old pine furniture, aylesbury, united kingdom

      An antique pine bureau bookcase dating from around c.1910, in very nice condition. Glazed bookcase display cabinet with one adjustable shelf, writing desk with seven stationary drawers and a cupboard with a fixed single shelf....

      £827.00

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    • #8003 A George IV Rosewood Davenport

      #8003 A George IV Rosewood Davenport

      gerald mathias fine antique boxes, chiswick, united kingdom

      A George IV Gillows designed Rosewood Davenport C 1825 standing on its original bun feet & castors, the sliding slope top with a tooled leather insert and a three quarter raised gallery, rising to reveal...

      £1,850.00

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    • Mahogany Bureau

      Mahogany Bureau

      echo antiques, witney, united kingdom

      Mid Georgian Mahogany Bureau. Fabulous dark mahogany, a real heavy quality timber. Reeded columns to the front edges, and carrying handles to the sides (replaced as originals missing, but a very close copy!). Having three...

      £850.00

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    • Antique Bureau, Mahogany, English, Georgian, Desk, 18th Century, Circa 1770

      Antique Bureau, Mahogany, English, Georgian, Desk, 18th Century, Circa 1770

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.5663

      This is an antique bureau in light mahogany. An English, Georgian desk dating to the mid 18th century, circa 1770. 

      • Quality craftsmanship in polished mahogany
      • Good colour and grain interest throughout
      • Crossband decoration held in tramline ebony and boxwood stringing
      • Generous and comfortable working height to the fitted desk interior
      • Raised on splayed bracket feet with serpentine apron
      • Featuring four, full width, graduated drawers lined with paper
      • Cockbeaded, original brass locks and escutcheons, key absent
      • Drawers dressed with the original pressed brass, oval plate loop handles
      • A pair of stout lopers withdraw to support the fall
      • Fitted interior desk space with quality, olive green, blind tooled leather skiver
      • A suite of eight stationery drawers over eight cubby holes
      • The smooth sliding drawers in flame mahogany dressed with turned pulls

      A fine and practical example with solid joints and construction. Delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 111cm (43.75'')
      Max Depth: 51.5cm (20.25'')
      Max Height: 112.5cm (44.25'')

      Desk Width: 102.5cm (40.25'')
      Desk Depth: 51cm (20'')
      Desk Height: 84cm (33'')

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      Antique Bureau, Mahogany, English, Georgian, Desk, 18th Century, Circa 1770

      £1,695.00

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    • 19th Century Dutch Marquetry Bureau

      19th Century Dutch Marquetry Bureau

      fb antiques, rettendon common, united kingdom

      For sale is an 19th Century Dutch Marquetry Bureau. The sloping fall inlaid with flowers enclosing a shaped interior of drawers and pigeon holes. The bureau stands on nice cabriole legs and the top separates...

      £2,750.00

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    • 20th Century Queen Anne Burr Walnut Bureau

      20th Century Queen Anne Burr Walnut Bureau

      fb antiques, rettendon common, united kingdom

      For sale is a good quality 20th Century Queen Anne Revival Burr Walnut Bureau, the shaped fall having a brass escutcheon and herringbone inlay, opening to reveal a fully fitted interior consisting of four drawers,...

      £1,250.00

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    • George III Mahogany Bureau

      George III Mahogany Bureau

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1775, George III mahogany bureau. The interior has fitted pigeonholes, banks of drawers and cupboard over 4 graduated drawers. These have the original brass swan neck handles and escutcheons, and it is all standing...

      £990.00

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    • Antique School Masters Desk, English, Georgian, Mahogany, Circa 1800

      Antique School Masters Desk, English, Georgian, Mahogany, Circa 1800

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 11.3386

      This is an antique school master's desk, an English, Georgian, mahogany desk dating to the early 19th century, circa 1800.

      • Presented in good antique condition
      • Of quality craftsmanship with attractive proportions
      • Attractive mahogany showing quality grain and fine colour
      • Offering classic English Georgian charm with a desirable aged patina
      • Delightfully dressed with an antique silver candle stand and inkwell
      • Generously sized providing good under-knee height, working space and storage
      • The later stand is finely traditionally crafted displaying classic dovetail & mortice joints
      • Sloping desk over later triple drawer stand
      • Drawers dressed with solid brass crank-neck drop pull handles
      • Writing instrument trough to the upper
      • Fall lifts on brass hinging to reveal a fitted interior - lock untested as key is absent
      • A trio of quality drawers provide useful storage

      A simply lovely desk to be welcomed into any location. Solidly jointed and robust, delivered waxed, polished & ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 124cm (48.75'')
      Max Depth: 62cm (24.5'')
      Max Height: 91cm (35.75'')

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      Antique School Masters Desk, English, Georgian, Mahogany, Circa 1800

      £975.00

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    • Antique Bureau, Mahogany, English, Georgian, Generous Desk Space, Circa 1800

      Antique Bureau, Mahogany, English, Georgian, Generous Desk Space, Circa 1800

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.5459

      This is an antique bureau in mahogany. An English, Georgian bureau featuring generous desk space and storage compartments, dating to circa 1800. 

      • Quality craftsmanship in polished mahogany
      • Good consistent colour and grain interest throughout
      • Generous and comfortable working height to the fitted desk interior
      • Benefiting from an inset, tooled, English green skiver
      • Raised on bracket feet all round
      • Four, full width, graduated drawers
      • A pair of stout lopers withdraw to support the fall
      • Drawers dressed with solid, cast brass drop handles over pierced backplates
      • Pierced keyhole escutcheons over original locks, key absent
      • The fall opens to reveal fitted interior desk space
      • The central cupboard flanked by four cubbies either side
      • Over a suite of two narrow over one broad stationery drawer
      • The drawers dressed with pulls and slide smoothly

      A fine and practical example with solid joints and construction. Delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 104cm (41'')
      Max Depth: 57.5cm (22.75'')
      Max Height: 106.5cm (42'')

      Desk Width: 95cm (37.5'')
      Desk Depth: 65cm (25.5'')
      Desk Height: 78.5cm (31'')

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      Antique Bureau, Mahogany, English, Georgian, Generous Desk Space, Circa 1800

      £1,285.00

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    • George II Style Bureau

      George II Style Bureau

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1900, light Chinese grained padouk, George II style bureau. The slope top opens to reveal serpentine pigeon holes, a central compartment and further cupboards and drawers, with felted area for writing on. Beneath this...

      £3,750.00

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    • French Walnut and Kingwood Neat Bureau

      French Walnut and Kingwood Neat Bureau

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1870, French walnut and kingwood ormolu mounted bureau. With top in walnut with kingwood banding, it has a bombe shaped flap with cast brass escutcheon. Inside it is fitted with various drawers with gilded...

      £2,750.00

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    • Antique Bureau, Georgian Mahogany c.1780

      Antique Bureau, Georgian Mahogany c.1780

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 10.1331

      This is an antique bureau dating to the late 18th century c.1780. 

      Raised on shaped bracket feet highlighted with fine string detail and finished in wonderfully grained mahogany, this piece of classic furniture offers plenty of storage and purpose for modern living.

      Four cock beaded, graduated drawers are cross banded and strung and dressed with solid brass swan neck drop handles on oval plates with brass keyhole linings.

      Drawing the lopers and lowering the fall, a delightful interior and generous blue baized desk space is offered at a comfortable 77cm working height.

      To the rear of the desk space a central drawer and cupboard are flanked either side by four cubbies and further three drawers with typical brass pulls. The kingwood drawers run deep and pushing the top of the central cupboard door, decorated with inlaid conch in mint green oval cartouche, the 'up and over' action reveals three further shelves. The central drawer and cupboard may be secured with the working lock and key.

      A fine piece of furniture in good antique condition, solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 115cm (45.25'')
      Max Depth: 54cm (21.25'')
      Max Height: 109cm (43'')

      Desk Width: 108cm (42.5'')
      Desk Depth: 59cm (23.25'')
      Desk Height: 77cm (30.25'')

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      Antique Bureau, Georgian Mahogany c.1780

      £2,450.00

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    • Arts and Crafts Bureau

      Arts and Crafts Bureau

      john howkins antiques, hempnall green, united kingdom

      A superior quality Arts and Crafts oak bureau. The rectangular top having a three quarter gallery in oak with ebony turnings. The drop down fall having two well carved flora and fauna panels with a...

      £675.00

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    • George III Oak Bureau

      George III Oak Bureau

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1790, neat sized George III oak bureau in figured, quarter cut oak. The cleated flap has cast brass escutcheons and opens to reveal a fitted interior and leather writing surface. There are 4 graduated...

      £980.00

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    • George III Inlaid Mahogany Bureau Bookcase

      George III Inlaid Mahogany Bureau Bookcase

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1790 with minor adaptations, George III inlaid mahogany bureau bookcase. Surmounted by a broken arched pediment over a moulded cornice and inlaid frieze, it has twin astragal glazed doors with original glazing, and the...

      £4,500.00

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    • Georgian Mahogany Bureau

      Georgian Mahogany Bureau

      breedon antiques, nuneaton, united kingdom

      Large Georgian bureau has some repairs that were done long ago and quite well, height 106cm length 92cm depth 49cm all handles being original, offering free UK delivered.

      £650.00

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    • Antique Dutch Bureau

      Antique Dutch Bureau

      john howkins antiques, hempnall green, united kingdom

      A late 18th / early 19th century Dutch mahogany bureau of bombe form and raised on front claw and ball feet. This 2 piece bureau has 3 external oak lined drawers with ornate pierced brass...

      £1,350.00

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    • Drawer writing bureau, Walnut bureau, Chest of drawers, Cabinet

      Drawer writing bureau, Walnut bureau, Chest of drawers, Cabinet

      private seller, chelmsfrod, united kingdom

      Drawer writing bureau, Walnut bureau, Chest of drawers, Cabinet, 1920s Beautiful walnut bureau. Very well made with unusual inside which consists of 1 drawer + a few compartments. This is a great antique bureau. It...

      £480.00

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    • Georgian Cuban Mahogany Oak Lined Drawer Bureau

      Georgian Cuban Mahogany Oak Lined Drawer Bureau

      breedon antiques, nuneaton, united kingdom

      Georgian cuban mahogany oak lined drawer bureau the condition is good. The carcass has some old repairs but done long ago and well, made from top quality cuban mahogany still retains original handles

      £450.00

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    • Antique Writing Desk, William IV Bonheur Du Jour, A Solomon, Circa 1835

      Antique Writing Desk, William IV Bonheur Du Jour, A Solomon, Circa 1835

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.5095

      This is an antique writing desk, a William IV bonheur du jour, stamped A. SOLOMON 59 GT QUEEN ST. Abraham Solomon was a London furniture broker and antique dealer c.1830-40, dealing in quality Georgian furniture. 

      • Superior quality, in good proportion with a wax polished finish
      • Select mahogany displaying good, consistent colour
      • Appealing grain interest with a desirable aged patina
      • Three quarter galleried top displays well
      • Standing upon attractive, turned and tapered, helically reeded legs
      • All legs riding upon original brass castors
      • Smooth action pushing back lower surface to release writing desk and unlock upper cover
      • Gold tooled, olive green leather skiver writing surface offering multiple angles on ratchet
      • Stationery wells to each side with a removable pen tray and secret cubby below
      • Upper full width row of stationery cubbies  over a suite of six drawers dressed with turned pulls

      A magnificent piece Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 96cm (37.75'')
      Max Depth: 60cm (23.5'')
      Max Height: 116cm (45.75'')

      Desk Width: 52cm (20.5'')
      Desk Depth: 38cm (15'')

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      Antique Writing Desk, William IV Bonheur Du Jour, A Solomon, Circa 1835

      £3,850.00

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    • George III Style Mahogany Bureau

      George III Style Mahogany Bureau

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1880, George III style mahogany bureau of diminutive proportions. It has a combination of pigeon holes, various drawers and a cupboard in the centre with cast brass knob handles, and a polished surface to...

      £1,250.00

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    • Beautifully Elaborate & Interesting Antique Enclosed Desk (Secretaire)

      Beautifully Elaborate & Interesting Antique Enclosed Desk (Secretaire)

      pinefinders old pine furniture, aylesbury, united kingdom

      An antique pine Secretaire that dates from the early 1900. It is in very nice condition, and has been stripped to the bare wood ready for wax polishing. A very interesting piece of furniture with...

      £827.00

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