An elm wood writing desk
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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Furniture: Pre 1920: item # 1167910
Please refer to our stock # 1167910 when inquiring.
Late Qing dynasty, 1644-1911
Height: 32 inches
Width: 53.5 inches
Depth: 26.75 inches
An elm wood writing desk of Chinese design with Western influence, composed of two side pedestals and center part, which can be dismantled. Each pedestal has two drawers and a bottom grill, and the center part has an additional two drawers. Between the two pedestals is a removable footrest which resembles the same grill design.
Wood: Northern Elm (Yumu)
Condition: Excellent condition with some wear, consistent with the age of this desk.