A Parisian Louis XVI Desk

Stock ID: 11718

Reference No: CD

A fine and understated French Louis XVI style, faded mahogany and pale gilt-edged Morocco leather extending bureau plat desk of very good design and proportions. The desk has two pull-out extending slides, also fitted with the same leather. Simply decorated with typical French Neoclassical escutcheons and gilt brass mounts. This desk is finished on both sides and can sit in the centre of a room. Area of Paris, circa 1900.

Condition report: In good and unrestored condition. The surfaces of the desk need cleaning and repolishing, the leather tops need cleaning and 'feeding' with saddle soap.

Dimensions: 70 x 128 cm, extending to 220 cm. Height 76 cm

Status: Sold