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beautiful and well-crafted french louis XVI style mahogany 4-drawer writing desk with leather top and brass mounts
60424
circa 1880

this truly elegant and good quality bureau plat with tooled russet leather top above brass mounted drawers, the sides with leather topped brushing slides, all set upon turned legs with brass collars, fluting and sabots; excellent solid condition; blemishes to leather but overall good condition

Height: 
30" kneehole: 24 1/2"
Width: 
51"
Depth: 
27 1/2"
$11,250
a rare chinese export 4-drawer teak writing desk with carved bamboo decoration
2940
late 19th century

the shaped top with faux bamboo edge above an undulating apron fitted with 4 drawers and finished on all sides with finely carved bamboo leaves; raised on faux bamboo cabriole supports; restored condition; one handle recarved.

Height: 
30 3/4"
Width: 
47 5/8"
Depth: 
26 3/8"
$8,200
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