A Fine Louis XV Desk

  • Stock ID: 12732
  • Reference No: AE

A fine and elegant 19th century French Louis XV style faded rosewood Bureau Plat desk, decorated with fine Parisian-quality gilt brass escutcheons and mounts, the writing top with gilt-edge brass mouldings and fitted with its original gilt-edged calf leather. Of good length and depth, and of excellent quality of workmanship, the desk signed on an internal plaque by renown Parisian cabinetmakers "Gouffé Jeune, Faubourg Saint-Antoine à Paris". Please note the understated elegance of this desk and the jewellery-like quality of the gilt brass mounts. Area of Paris, circa 1880.


Condition report: In excellent, unrestored condition., requiring minor touch-ups, a clean and a light polish.
Dimensions: 140 x 80 cm, height 76 cm.
Status: Awaiting Shipment to Australia

  • Price: AU$12,000.00

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