Striking 19th Century French rosewood and ormolu desk includes custom removable glass table top over three custom gold embossed leather areas bound by rosewood and bronze. Circa 1880s. Dimensions: 31.5" high X 71.5" wide X 34" deep.
Antique 19th Century French Napoleon III brass inlaid mahogany desk features curved glass vitrine and matching custome handmade curved drawers, legs joined by an ‘X’ stretcher with brass footings. Circa second half of the 1800s. Dimensions: 55.5" high X 36" wide X 19" deep - 26" from floor to bottom of skirt.
Rectangular American walnut leather top aesthetic movement writing desk by Frank Furness. Furness characteristic details include wide stylized feet, ringed drawer handles on curved end drawers, painted Nature garlands, stylized corners, and pediment base. See photo of similar Furness desk for sale in 1989 Sotheby's catalog which sold for $32,000 then (also Sotheby's letter to estate regarding this piece in 2002). Frank Furness (1839 - 1912) of Philadelphia, one of the most prominent Ame ...click for details
a 1920s period antique mahogany folding Campaign Desk attributed to Hermes. This piece is all original - original leather accoutrements in excellent condition (except one small leather envelope compartment missing on the right - see photo - the replacement estimate from my master leather artisan is $275) and original select mahogany finish and original lock and key. Dimensions: Desk Top open 22" X 28" at 27.5" high from floor, folded 36" high X 22" wide X 9" deep. ...click for details
Outstanding 19th Century leather top walnut partners desk. As a proper partners desk should it features pull out drawers on both sides (front and back). A more refined open design allows more room while still providing a large work area. Circa 1890s. Dimensions: 52" wide X 29.5" high X 29.5" deep.
Superlative quality antique French Napoleon III ormolu mounted, brass inlaid ebonized desk, signed with the Joseph Cremer Hallmark (see photo), circa 1850. Joseph Cremer (1830-1878) the specialist marqueteur who developed a highly distinctive style of inlaid decoration, became famous for his complicated and ambitious designs. He was elected as a member of 'L'Academie de l'Industrie' and his works are included in the collection of the Musee d'Orsay in Paris. Commissioned by ...click for details
Rare early 19th Century English Regency lap desk or travel desk made of the finest crafted burled rosewood demonstrates inlaid mother of pearl and a unique domed profile. Inside the desk top is finely gold embossed leather with functioning pull tabs. This piece includes two matching custom original square glass brass capped ink wells, a pen compartment, secret compartment underneath, two separate Maplewood lined compartments under the desk and locking brass hardware to keep the desk top in pla ...click for details
If you can appreciate the finest quality, the best craftsmanship and the most exquisite, then this is opportunity for you. This Hermes of Paris folding director's chair, stool and campaign desk set is perfect for your yacht, veranda, sitting or vanity room. The unmatched cleverly engineered folding features give this set the functionality to deliver the finest quality furniture in situations that none other can apply. Each signed piece in this matching set is handcrafted of the finest Fre ...click for details
A superlative demonstration of the finest English craftsmanship, this 8 foot long large important 8 drawer mahogany leather top writing desk features rounded corners, curved sides with matching curved drawers, finest English drawer locks and hardware, and 23k gold leaf embossing on the leather. Circa 1880s. 30" h. X 8' w. X 4' d.
Beautifully crafted mahogany French writing desk,features striking inlaid tulip wood and satin wood, fold out tooled, gold embossed leather top writing area, with horizontal tambour doored, matching inlaid, drawered, back cabinet surmounted by a brass galleried marble top. Circa 1890. 40" h. X 37" w. X 19" d. (28" deep with fold-out desktop.)
The exquisite example of fine French artisanship features a beautifully crafted marquetry desktop surmounted by carved drawered and intricately carved cabinet with custom mounted time and strike pendulum French clock that is signed with an exhibition medallion. The precisely fashioned French hardware includes fine drawer locks and a main drawer, front drop, push button locking mechanism. You won't find a museum quality, custom made for Nobility, piece like this anywhere. Circa 1870. 55&q ...click for details
Early 19th century elegant writing desk from the French Regence period. The hinged sloping lid geometrically inlaid with specimen woods, enclosing a fitted interior with two drawers below on square tapered legs ending in brass ball feet.
height 31 3/4in (81cm); width 15 1/2in (39cm); depth 13in (33cm)