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Fine Antique French Kingwood Bureau Plat


£2,800 | $3,728 USD | €3,173 EUR
Item Number: SA573599
Date of manufacture: 1910
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Loveday Antiques


A fine quality antique French kingwood shaped bureau plat / desk with well cast brass mounts circa 1910.
The shaped top with a newly inset gilt tooled leather enclosed by a kingwood crossband and brass banding sits over a serpentine shaped freeze kingwood drawer with hand cut dovetails brass banding and ornate central escutcheon.
With shaped and banded ends having central brass face motif this fine quality French bureau plat desk / centre table stands on shaped cabriole legs with caryatid mounts to the knee terminating on paw feet / sabots.
This bureau plat is also finished to all sides enabling it to stand freely within the room.
In excellent condition having been fully restored using traditional methods this shaped bureau plat can be used as both a centre table and a desk.
With good colour and quality castings this very attractive desk will work in most settings.
Width:56 inches - 143cm
Height:30 1/4 inches - 76cm
Depth:34 1/4 inches - 87cm
Loveday Antiques is a family run business originally established since 1969 in London.
Now in its second generation, Loveday Antiques specialises in an eclectic mix of 18th to 20th Century European furniture and works of art, with a strong emphasis on quality, uniqueness and colour.
As proud members of LAPADA, the largest association for professional art and antique dealers in the United Kingdom and members of CINOA, the worldwide association for antique dealers you can buy from us with 100% confidence and reassurance as we are committed to upholding and abiding by the strict standards of each association.
Our clients can rest assured that each item is as described and photographed.
All Items are sold with 100% satisfaction 14 day money back guarantee, return delivery will be charged for.
We deliver within the UK for usually between 60-80 and ship worldwide with professional bespoke crating via air to almost all locations. Please contact us at Loveday Antiques with your full postal address for a very competitive quote.
Delivery within the mainland UK will usually be with 7 to 14 days but please allow up to 28 days. We also ship worldwide with a professional bespoke crating service and large International couriers via air and sea to almost all locations. Please contact us at Loveday Antiques with your full postal address for a very competitive quote.
All items listed are in excellent condition having been restored using traditional methods by experienced cabinet makers and polishers keeping the original colour and patina wherever possible.
Please bear in mind you may find the usual markings with antique furniture that are commensurate with age which all add to beauty and uniqueness of the item.
We have a reputation for being long established antique dealers in London having had showrooms concurrently running in Islington, Chelsea and Ascot. We have relocated our new showroom, due to London overheads, easily reached between A1 or A10 to just outside of Hertford, Hertfordshire.
We will happily arrange for clients to be collected travelling via train. Local stations being Hertford North, Stevenage and Ware, all being a 10 minute drive from us.
Please contact us for location and appointments.
Telephone: 01438 869 819
Payments accepted are Bank Transfer, Cheque, Major Credit Cards or Cash.
Opening Times
Monday to Saturday 9.00am - 5.30pm Please email or call beforehand to make an appointment.
If outside of these times again please call to make an appointment
We have more than 40 years experience in supplying Antique furniture to the trade, public and interior designers from all parts of the world so please buy with confidence as we have passed the test of time.


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1910.


Height = 76 cm (29.9")
Width = 143 cm (56.3")
Depth = 87 cm (34.3")

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