Robert J Riesberg Antiques Inc

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Desks

George III Mahogany Breakfront

George III Mahogany Breakfront

   George III mahogany breakfront, late 18th to early 19th century. All construction is with fine hand cut dovetails, hand planing, square cut nails. Brass locks and proper later oval brass pulls. The desk features green leather with gold embossing. A sublime addition...

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French Country Sophisticate Small Desk in Fruitwood

French Country Sophisticate Small Desk in Fruitwood

French country sophisticate small desk in fruitwood, late 18th to early 19th century, built with a convenient writing slide as well as a side drawer for quills and inks. The top is inlaid with a cross and banding. H. 25.75", w. 26.5", d. 16.5". $675.

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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. All rests on tall cabriole legs of the Louis XV...

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18th Century Laptop Desk

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. Proper brass lifts and a pull complete the exterior. Inside is a baize writing...

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Miniature Mahogany Regency Bureau

Miniature Mahogany Regency Bureau

This mahogany miniature Regency bureau should leave you beaming from pleasurable anticipation. Perfect is still good enough for your dresser top. The mahogany is blessed with molded and carved details. Flanking reeding is inlaid with light and dark stringing, holding...

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Continental Knee-hole Desk

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 supported on bun feet.    H. 30", w....

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