Category: Desks

French bureau de dame

French Bureau de Dame

  A French bureau de dame, 18th or early 19th century. An elegant and spirited example with a great central floral inlay over herringbone veneers with crossbanding. The drawers repeat the pattern above a scalloped apron.Continue reading

18th Century Laptop Desk

An 18th century laptop desk in the George III manner. Compact and sophisticated, a shell inlaid lid opens only when the drawer and the roll top are released. Even the tambour top is inlaid. ProperContinue reading

French Poudresse

French poudresse, early 1800s. Directiore period. Walnut. H. 27″, w. 30″, d. 17″. $395.

Continental Knee-hole Desk

 This is an early Continental knee-hole desk, ca. 1710+ with wonderful walnut burl sections surrounded with banding on each drawer. The serpentine molded edge top is richly inset with brown leather with gilt embossing. All is supportedContinue reading

French Chiffoniere

French chiffoniere, ca. 1770, in fruitwood. This three drawer stand has warm tones highlighted by brass ring handles. The tray top is above a case with square tapered legs. This has a bit of separationContinue reading