A Parisian Louis XVI Desk
Reference No: MM26
A fine and elegant French Louis XVI style extending 'bureau plat' desk, the polished mahogany mounted with gilt bronze fluting and drawer mouldings, the top and the two extension leaves fitted with the original and nicely-worn gilt-edged Morocco calf leather. Retaining all of its original drawer locks in good condition. This desk is finished on all four sides and can sit facing into a room. Area of Paris, circa 1870.
Condition report: In excellent, unrestored condition. The missing moulding from the front drawer has been saved for restoration.
Dimensions: Length 130 cm (plus two extensions of 35 cm each), Depth 70 cm, H: 76.5 cm.