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antique partner's desk john taylor son edinburgh gothic oak circa 1870
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SA557219

Antique Partner's Desk, John Taylor & Son, Edinburgh, Gothic, Oak, Circa 1870

Price

£2,850 | $3,795 USD | €3,229 EUR
Item Number: SA557219
Date of manufacture: Victorian
Current Status: in stock
Seller: London Fine Antiques (on Sellingantiques since 13 October 2010)

Description

This is an antique partner's desk by John Taylor and Son, Edinburgh. A Victorian, Scottish desk with ecclesiastical gothic overtones. An oak desk dating to circa 1870.
John Taylor & Son were synonymous with high quality furniture being appointed 'Cabinet-makers and Upholsterers in Ordinary to Her Majesty the Queen’ in 1852.
Superb build quality as one would expect from a John Taylor piece
In Scottish blonde oak with a wax polished finish
Grain interest displaying wisps of medullary rays
Pugin-esque gothic and ecclesiastical overtones
Blind tooled, claret, triple set skiver work surface
Run of three frieze solid oak drawers
Twin, double sided pedestal cabinets with field panel doors
Dressed with quality shaped brass furniture
Generous kneehole decorated with pierced brackets
Quality, four lever, brass locks present, key absent
Cabinets open on quality brass hinging
A shelf one side with a bank of inner drawers opposite
Each crafted in solid  ...show more description

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Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as Victorian.

Dimensions

Height = 77 cm (31")
Width = 168 cm (66")
Depth = 107 cm (42")

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