Category: Desks

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

English Regency Drum Table,

English Regency drum table, also known as a rent table, early 1800’s. Of course the form is of a “drum”, but the drawer arrangement, which rotates above the base, allows quick movement among drawers forContinue 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

French Trictrac Table

    French Trictrac table hidden within an 18th century Louis XVI writing desk. The gold embossed green leather top also reverses to a green felt surface for card games. The game surface is recessed withContinue reading