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Exquisite Japanese Carved Export Dragon Desk

Exquisite Japanese Carved Export Dragon Desk


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Furniture: Pre 1920: Item # 972500

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31531 Camino Capistrano
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
949+240-6900

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Beautifully carved Japanese Export desk with an elaborately carved top section with reticulated dragons and compartments on either side with a dragon motif, lower drawers with dragon door pulls, upper section are three curved shelves, the top shelf and two mid shelves, on the side panels are carved irises, the desk top has a repeating border, apron with finely carved dragons, drawers on each side with dragon door pulls, side panels have a carved carp and wave motif. The Art Nouveau desk is supported on elaborately carved dragon cabriole legs. Japan created these pieces for the export market. They discontinued making this type of furniture in 1925. Age: 1880-1925 - Height: 55 ½” x 46’ wide x 30” deep (desk top 30 ½” high) (cm 141 x 77.5 x 116.8 desk top 76.2)