A Parisian Louis XVI Desk

  • Stock ID: 12583

A 19th century French Napoleon III period, Louis XVI style, nicely faded mahogany 'bureau plat' desk of good Parisian quality, decorated with gilt brass mouldings, escutcheons and mounts. The gilt-brass moulded edged top is fitted with the original, embossed and gilt-edged black leather, and with two pull-out extending slides, also fitted with the same leather. This desk is decorated on both sides and can sit in the centre of a room. There is ample leg-room under the shallow drawers. Area of Paris, circa 1870.

Condition report: In good and unrestored condition, showing wear in keeping with its age. Requiring keys (with brass heads) cut, cleaning, polishing.
Dimensions: 145 x 75 cm, height 77 cm. Extending to 212 cm with pull-out slides.
Status: Available

  • Price: AU$9,500.00


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