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Antique Bureau Desk, French, Escritoire, Oak, 19th Century Circa 1870


£1,650 | $2,000 USD | €1,860 EUR
Item Number: SA536965
Date of manufacture: 19th Century
Current Status: For sale
Seller: London Fine Antiques
This antique has been viewed 33 times in the past month with the most views from Canada.


This is an antique bureau desk, a French escritoire in oak dating to circa 1870.
A fine example of its type in oak and mahogany
Appealing biscuit hues in the wax polished finish
Grain interest and a desirable aged patina
Raised on oblique block feet, the canted corners decorated with floral and foliate appliqué
The serpentine pediment mounting a beautifully pierced, carved foliate spray
The side panels in well figured oak and good order
Arranged 'draw over fall over three shaped drawers'
Benefiting from working locks and keys to the upper drawer and fall
Dressed with the original ornate brass drop handles
Opening the fall offers a generous working space at a comfortable height
The rear stationery chest offers a single full width drawer
Over twin banks of four drawers dressed with turned pulls
Flanking a central cubby hole with decorated pillars
Over a full width recess benefitting from square pen drawers either side
A substantial, attractive bureau in good order. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.
Max Width: 106cm (41.75'')
Max Depth: 56cm (22'')
Max Height: 184cm (72.5'')
Desk Width: 85cm (33.5'')
Desk Depth: 57cm (22.5'')
Desk Height: 79.5cm (31.25'')
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This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 19th Century.


Height = 184 cm (72.4")
Width = 106 cm (41.7")
Depth = 56 cm (22.0")

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