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    desks

    A form of table with drawers normally used for writing or a form of work to be carried out at.

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    • A FINE LOUIS XVI STYLE DESK

      A FINE LOUIS XVI STYLE DESK

      ebury trading, london, united kingdom

      A fine French Louis XVI style desk in ebonised walnut, with a leather top with Greek key border. The gilt bronze mounts and escutcheons of good quality and each drawer has a separate key. c.1900...

      £4,500.00

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    • C19th pedestal desk, Gillows manner

      C19th pedestal desk, Gillows manner

      antique & decorative, london, united kingdom

      This is a rare desk of the first quality: the well figured oak timbers, the bold egg and dart carving, handles and mouldings, the mahogany lined drawers all point to the maker Gillows of Lancaster.

      £1,650.00

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    • George II Style Walnut Writing Desk

      George II Style Walnut Writing Desk

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1910, George II style figured and burr walnut freestanding writing desk. With a shaped front and back, the cross-banded top with a moulded edge encloses an embossed green writing surface. A long frieze drawer...

      £2,200.00

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    • Victorian Mahogany Pedestal Desk

      Victorian Mahogany Pedestal Desk

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1860, mid Victorian freestanding mahogany pedestal desk. The rectangular top with rounded edges has a burgundy, gilt-tooled writing surface over 3 mahogany lined frieze drawers with original, finely turned wooden knobs. All supported on...

      £1,650.00

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    • Edwardian Mahogany Pedestal Desk

      Edwardian Mahogany Pedestal Desk

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1900, mahogany pedestal desk. Recently re-leathered with green, gilded and tooled insert, it has a configuration of 1 long drawer and 4 drawers either side all with cast brass handles. Polished to all sides,...

      £1,350.00

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    • SMALL OLD ENGLISH PINE DESK

      SMALL OLD ENGLISH PINE DESK

      pinefinders old pine furniture, aylesbury, united kingdom

      A small, charming old English pine desk, that would work well in a small space, or as a child's desk. There are four drawers, each with the original wooden knob. It was stripped and polished...

      £387.00

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    • OLD PINE WRITING DESK

      OLD PINE WRITING DESK

      pinefinders old pine furniture, aylesbury, united kingdom

      A good size old pine writing desk with 5 drawers and a working lock and key. Can be bought in its rustic raw state, or we can clean it up and wax polish or paint...

      £397.00

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    • Edwardian Mahogany Writing Desk

      Edwardian Mahogany Writing Desk

      elm tree furniture, redruth, united kingdom

      Large (5ft by 3ft), excellent quality Edwardian mahogany pedestal desk with a tooled olive green hide leather writing surface, a polished panelled back & sitting on bases of excellent proportions. It’s in very good condition,...

      £1,450.00

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    • Carlton House Desk by Gillows of Lancaster

      Carlton House Desk by Gillows of Lancaster

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1860, mahogany and satinwood crossbanded Carlton House desk by Gillows of Lancaster. With open brass gallery to the top above a configuration of 8 drawers and 3 cupboards with satinwood inlay. There are a...

      £7,500.00

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    • Antique French Mayoral Clerk's Desk, Oak, Elm, Mid 19th Century, Circa 1850

      Antique French Mayoral Clerk's Desk, Oak, Elm, Mid 19th Century, Circa 1850

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.5752

      This is an antique French Mayoral clerk's desk. An oak and elm table dating to the mid 19th century, circa 1850.

      • A substantial and heavy French oak clerk's desk

      • The stout stocks of oak and elm displaying good colour throughout
      • Of pegged construction with evidence of historic worm holes, fully treated
      • Grain interest throughout and a desirable aged patina
      • Finished back suitable for centre room placement
      • Attractive, broad, three plank top offers abundant desk space
      • A pair of frieze drawers dressed with suitably robust loop handles
      • Raised on robust legs to one end with a cupboard the other
      • Cupboard accessed from the end
      • Field panel door swings neatly on pin hinges
      • A slide bolt securing the cupboard shut

        An appealing antique French Mayoral Clerk's desk. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

        Dimensions:
        Max Width: 201.5cm (79.25'')
        Max Depth: 67.5cm (26.5'')
        Max Height: 81cm (32'')

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        Antique French Mayoral Clerk's Desk, Oak, Elm, Mid 19th Century, Circa 1850

        £2,450.00

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      • Pair of Kneehole Desks by Maple and Co.

        Pair of Kneehole Desks by Maple and Co.

        georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

        Circa 1890 with restorations, pair of inlaid mahogany kneehole desks by Maple and Co. of London. The inlaid rectangular tops have gilt-tooled burgundy writing surfaces and are above a central frieze drawer decorated with marquetry,...

        £4,400.00

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      • Antique Open Pedestal Desk, English, Edwardian, Kneehole, Writing, Circa 1910

        Antique Open Pedestal Desk, English, Edwardian, Kneehole, Writing, Circa 1910

        london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

        Our Stock # 18.5683

        This is an antique open pedestal desk, an English, Edwardian single pedestal, kneehole writing table in mahogany dating to the early 20th century, circa 1910. 

        • Attractive caramel tones to the light mahogany
        • Grain interest in a lustrous wax polished finish
        • In good order throughout with a desirable aged patina
        • Raised on slender, tapering, square section legs over brass castors
        • Generous work surface at a comfortable height
        • Later, inset triple tooled, gold highlighted writing surface
        • Attractive crossbanded border and moulded edge detail
        • Benefiting from a shaped up-stand to the rear
        • Broad, over-knee, frieze drawer over bracketed knee hole
        • Featuring a bank of four, graduated, crossbanded, mahogany lined drawers
        • Drawers dressed with solid brass drop handles over shaped back plates
        • Inset, brass keyhole linings and locks, keys absent

          A charming antique, open pedestal desk. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

          Dimensions:
          Max Width: 106.75cm (42'')
          Max Depth: 57cm (22.5'')
          Desk Height: 77.5cm (30.5'')
          Plus Up-stand: 7cm (2.75'')

          Knee Hole Width: 62cm (24.5'')
          Knee Hole Height: 63cm (24.75'')

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          Antique Open Pedestal Desk, English, Edwardian, Kneehole, Writing, Circa 1910

          £1,295.00

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        • Georgian Style Mahogany Partners Desk

          Georgian Style Mahogany Partners Desk

          georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

          Circa 1900, Georgian style mahogany free-standing partner’s desk. The rectangular top has a tooled green leather writing surface over a long frieze drawer, which is flanked by two banks of 4 graduated drawers with brass...

          £2,175.00

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        • Antique Pedestal Desk, English, Victorian, Golden Oak, Single, Leather, c.1890

          Antique Pedestal Desk, English, Victorian, Golden Oak, Single, Leather, c.1890

          london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

          Our Stock # 18.5666

          This is an antique pedestal desk, an English, Victorian, golden oak, single desk with leather skiver dating to the late 19th Century, circa 1890.

          • Mid-sized with a 'show back' ideal for centre room placement
          • The oak in honey hues with good consistent colour
          • Grain interest throughout with a desirable aged patina
          • Scarlet red leather skiver displaying blind tooling
          • Recessed into an oak border with moulded edge detail
          • Over knee drawer to generous kneehole at 46cm wide
          • Two banks of four, mahogany lined, graduated drawers
          • Dressed with the original, solid brass swan neck handles
          • Brass keyhole linings and locks, key absent

          A super desk that is very practical for use today. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

          Dimensions:
          Max Width: 122cm (48'')
          Max Depth: 66cm (26'')
          Max Height: 77.5cm (30.5'')

          Knee Hole Width: 46cm (18'')
          Knee Hole Height: 61cm (24'')

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          Antique Pedestal Desk, English, Victorian, Golden Oak, Single, Leather, c.1890

          £1,275.00

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        • Antique Writing Desk, English, Edwardian, Mahogany, Knee-Hole, Circa 1910

          Antique Writing Desk, English, Edwardian, Mahogany, Knee-Hole, Circa 1910

          london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

          Our Stock # 18.5705

          This is an antique writing desk, an English, Edwardian, mahogany knee-hole desk dating to the early 20th century, circa 1910.

          • An attractive writing desk of good proportion
          • Select mahogany displaying rich tones of russet hues
          • Grain interest throughout with a desirable aged patina
          • Gentle bow front and raised on inlaid, tapering legs over brass castors
          • Quality, shaped, blind tooled skiver writing surface
          • Backed by two banks of stationery drawers flanking an up-stand
          • Crowned with a three-quarter, pierced brass gallery
          • Two banks of three, graduated drawers provide ample storage
          • Complimented by a broad 'over-knee' frieze drawer
          • All drawers featuring crossbanded decoration and solid brass drop handles
          • Brass key hole linings, brass locks with working key

          A very nice example of an antique writing desk. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

          Dimensions:
          Max Width: 122cm (48'')
          Max Depth: 66cm (26'')
          Max Height: 96cm (37.75'')

          Knee Hole Width: 50.75cm (20'')
          Knee Hole Height: 62cm (24.5'')
          Desk Height: 77cm (30.25'')

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          Antique Writing Desk, English, Edwardian, Mahogany, Knee-Hole, Circa 1910

          £1,850.00

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        • Pair of 19th Century Victorian Burr Walnut Desks

          Pair of 19th Century Victorian Burr Walnut Desks

          fb antiques, rettendon common, united kingdom

          For sale is a fine quality Pair of Victorian Burr Walnut Desks. Each desk has a leather insert above three drawers, each with beautifully turned handles. Below this, there are a further three drawers below...

          £3,750.00

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        • 20th Century Edwardian Mahogany Writing Table

          20th Century Edwardian Mahogany Writing Table

          fb antiques, rettendon common, united kingdom

          For sale is a good quality Edwardian Mahogany Blind Fretwork Writing Table. The top of the desk has two drawers above the writing surface on either side, each with fretwork decoration to the front and...

          £595.00

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        • 19th Century Victorian Mahogany Kidney Shaped Desk by Maple & Co

          19th Century Victorian Mahogany Kidney Shaped Desk by Maple & Co

          fb antiques, rettendon common, united kingdom

          For sale is an exhibition quality 19th Century Solid Mahogany Kidney Shaped Desk by Maple & Co, London. The top having a hand dyed tobacco brown leather hide, with decorative gold tooling. Below this, there...

          £5,750.00

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        • 19th Century Victorian Mahogany Partners Desk

          19th Century Victorian Mahogany Partners Desk

          fb antiques, rettendon common, united kingdom

          For sale is a good quality Victorian Mahogany Partners Desk. The top of the desk is inset with a tan skiver with decorative tooling, below this the desk has one long centre drawer, flanked by...

          £3,250.00

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        • 19th Century Victorian Mahogany Partners Desk

          19th Century Victorian Mahogany Partners Desk

          fb antiques, rettendon common, united kingdom

          For sale is a good quality Victorian Mahogany Partners Desk, having an inset leather hide writing surface, decorated with gold tooling. This is above three drawers, with a further three drawers on the opposing side....

          £4,250.00

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        • Late Victorian Rosewood Writing Desk

          Late Victorian Rosewood Writing Desk

          fb antiques, rettendon common, united kingdom

          A late Victorian rosewood and marquetry bonheur du jour, the shaped superstructure with a pair of glazed bevelled doors, small drawers and further panelled doors, inset tooled leather writing surface, the frieze with a pair...

          £675.00

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        • Victorian Rosewood Inlaid Surprise Table

          Victorian Rosewood Inlaid Surprise Table

          fb antiques, rettendon common, united kingdom

          For sale is a fine quality Rosewood and Marquetry "Eclipse" Writing Table of square form. With a dual hinged top, operating on a cantilevered rising writing slope with extensive tooled leather fittings, standing on square...

          £2,200.00

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        • 19th Century Marquetry Inlaid Bonheur Du Jour

          19th Century Marquetry Inlaid Bonheur Du Jour

          fb antiques, rettendon common, united kingdom

          For sale is a very good quality Victorian Marquetry Bon Heur De Jour. The top of the piece is intricately inlaid and has a brass gallery, above a central cupboard, flanked by ormolu mounts opening...

          £3,750.00

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        • 19th Century Bonheur Du Jour

          19th Century Bonheur Du Jour

          fb antiques, rettendon common, united kingdom

          For sale is a French 19th Century Amboyna and Ebony Cabinet, with three quarter balustrade gallery, above two panelled doors set with Paris porcelain portrait panels upon a two tier open stand with gilt metal...

          £5,500.00

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        • 19th Century Marquetry Inlaid Bonheur Du Jour

          19th Century Marquetry Inlaid Bonheur Du Jour

          fb antiques, rettendon common, united kingdom

          For sale is a good quality 19th Century Rosewood and Marquetry Inlaid Bonheur Du Jour. The piece has an inlaid up stand to the back, decorated with original ormolu mounts and edging, below this there...

          £1,250.00

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