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18th Century German Baroque Table
Unique baroque table made in Southern Germany around 1750-60. The top, the apron and the foot of the table are decorated with an exquisite walnut and yew tree marquetry. The table is...
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German Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut, Yew

English George II Brown Mahogany Partners Desk
A George II faded mahogany partners desk, the rectangular inset leather top with a thumb moulded edge, above four frieze drawers, resting on a pedestal bases, with banks of drawers o...
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English George II Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

Antique Oak Table, 18th Century Georgian Desk or Hall Table, Scotland, B1683
Antique oak table, 18th century Georgian writing table, desk, or hall table, Antique Furniture, Scotland, B1683 Scotland, late 18th century Solid oak construction Original finis...
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Scottish Georgian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Oak

18th Century French Louis XV Carved Bombe Cherry Desk Secretary from Bordeaux
Put a sophisticated spin on your study or office with this elegant antique slant front desk, or "commode scriban". Carved in Bordeaux, France circa 1760, the "secretaire a abattants"...
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French Louis XV Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Leather, Cherry

18th Century Spanish Door Made Custom Desk or Table with Iron Trestle Legs
A custom table with an 18th century Spanish hand-carved door top. This rectangular-shaped table has been fashioned by setting an 18th century Spanish door onto a custom iron base. Th...
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Spanish Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Iron

18th Century Italian Louis XVI Inlaid Walnut Antique Writing Table, Desk
Elegant antique Italian Louis XVI writing desk. The desk is made of solid walnut wood. Simple essential line with solid straight legs. Refined decoration with geometric taste inlay. ...
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Italian Louis XVI Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut

Swedish Neoclassic Desk with Original Paint
Neoclassic desk from northern Sweden. The desk is from circa the turn of the century 1700-1800. The light paint is original and naturally worn after years of use. Straight tapered le...
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Swedish Neoclassical Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Pine

18th Century Mahogany Spanish Table
18th century Spanish table, Swietenia mahogany top (Cuban mahogany) raised upon thick hand carved quarter-sawn shaped legs. Nice forged iron under-strapping trestle support. Dates to...
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Spanish Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Iron

18th Century, Italian Louis XV Wood Center Desk
18th century, Italian Louis XV wood center desk This elegant Louis XV desk, made in Tuscany, Italy, in the 18th century, is paved with several precious wooden essences, such as ro...
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Italian Louis XV Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood, Olive, Rosewood, Walnut

18th Century French Louis XV Carved Bombe Cherry Desk with Five Drawers
This elegant antique fruitwood desk was created in the Poitou region of France, circa 1790. Made of wild cherry timber, the large writing table sits on four heavily carved cabriole l...
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French Louis XV Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Bronze

Antique Oak Carved Table or Library Desk Dated 1653
It is the elaborate, hand carved details along the legs, table skirt and drawers that draws you to this handsome oak table or library desk. Upon closer examination, it is the date fo...
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Danish Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

George I Walnut Secretaire Kneehole Desk
An early 18th century English walnut secrétaire kneehole desk. George I period (1714-1727), circa 1720. Of exceptional waxed honey color and lovely old patina, with well-matched vene...
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English George I Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut

Swedish Baroque Centre Table, circa 1750
An 18th century original painted, Swedish Baroque centre table/desk with a single large drawer and original ironwork, circa 1750.  
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Swedish Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Hardwood

Late 18th Century George III Mahogany Bureau Writing Desk
Late 18th century George III mahogany bureau desk, circa 1790. Fine mahogany bureau from the late Georgian period. Crossbanded fall drops down onto supports to form the writing su...
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English George III Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

Antique 18th Century Georgian Walnut Bureau
A delightful early George II period walnut bureau of superb color and patination having superbly figured fall front enclosing well fitted interior above four long drawers with repl...
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English George II Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut

Italian Writing Desk with Upper Cabinet, Milan, circa 1730
Writing desk with upper cabinet Milan, first half of the 18th century Carved walnut partially veneered in olive wood and walnut burl; traces of ebonizing. It measures 66.53 in x ...
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Italian Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Olive, Walnut, Walnut

Georgian Mahogany Kneehole Desk with Maker's Label
A fine George II mahogany kneehole desk with cabinet-maker or retailer's label for Lowdell, Southwark. The desk's caddy moulded top above a brushing slide and a long drawer; having a...
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English George II Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

17th century Italian Baroque walnut Credenza or Desk
A rare, multi-functional piece, the doors opening to reveal a fitted interior with eight drawers and a small middle door, the slanted top with a fall front desk compartment. Beautifu...
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Italian Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut

Louis XV Cartonnier with Clock
A highly unusual Louis XV gilt-bronze mounted marquetry cartonnier. France, 18th century. This bombé shaped cartonnier (an ornamental box for papers usually for placing on a desk), s...
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French Louis XV Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Bronze

18th Century French Louis XV Carved Cherry Desk with Drawers and Pullout Trays
This elegant antique fruitwood desk was created in the Poitou region of France, circa 1790. Made of wild cherry timber, the large writing table sits on four cabriole legs over a deco...
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French Louis XV Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Bronze

18th Century Louis XVI Bureau à Cylindre or Roll Top Desk
An 18th c. Louis XVI bureau à cylindre, or roll top desk, made of solid and veneer of mahogany with oak and pine as secondary woods and retaining a nice French polish finish. Built i...
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French Louis XVI Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany, Mahogany

Large Regence Ormolu-Mounted Ebonised-Walnut Desk, circa 1720
A beautiful and unique large Regence desk, in blackened walnut and ornamentation of chased and gilded bronze, the tray is sheathed in brown-red leather, opening on both sides by 5 dr...
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French Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut

João V King of Portugal, Walnut and Cherrywood Side Table / Desk, 18th Century
Exquisite lines, beautiful form early 18th century walnut and cherrywood Portuguese side table. Featuring an ideal patina and mellow tones, carved deeply scalloped front apron and si...
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Portuguese Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut, Cherry

18th Century Danish Rococo Writing Desk
Fine 18th century Danish Rococo writing desk with one drawer in great proportions and a top gallery containing two drawers and four compartments, circa 1770, Denmark. Good conditi...
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Danish Rococo Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

17th Century Spanish Writing Table with Fasteners in Walnut
Spanish walnut table from 17th century with unique ironwork and fasteners with a lovely patina true to its age.
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Spanish Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Iron

17th Century Spanish Baroque Walnut Writing Desk with Iron Details
17th century Spanish Baroque walnut writing desk with iron details. The tabletop is two walnut boards with iron work detailing. The rest of the body consists of lyre shaped legs ...
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Spanish Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut

18th Century Louis XVI Bois de Rose Secretaire, Roger Vandercruse Lacroix, 1780s
By Roger Vandercruse dit Lacroix
Located in Roma, IT
Precious French Secretaire, Louis XVI era, purple ebony- bois de rose veneer, made by RVLC, Roger Vandercruse dit Lacroix (19 November 1727 - 19 May 1799). We are facing a piece of f...
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French Louis XVI Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Ebony

Swedish Gustavian Writing Desk, Late 18th Century, Late 1700s
A Swedish late Gustavian writing desk, late 18th century in excellent antique condition. Key included. Restored with additions. Slight damages, wear and repairs due to age and as ...
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Scandinavian Gustavian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Brass

18th-19th Century Italian Fruitwood Writing Table or Desk, One Drawer
18th-19th century Italian fruitwood writing table or desk, one drawer Measures: 37" W x 18.25" D x 29" T, Apron: 24.25" T.
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Italian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood, Fruitwood

17th Century Italian Walnut Fratino Table or Desk with Lyre Legs
Important antique solid walnut table from the 17th century. Walnut wood has acquired a beautiful antique patina presenting the signs of all the past centuries. This type of table in ...
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Italian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut

18th Century Mahogany Bookstand
Wonderful and rare George II period solid mahogany library bookstand of excellent proportions having ratcheted adjustable top over two shallow drawers, standing on simple turned colu...
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English George II Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

18th Century Mahogany Desk
A George III period mahogany kneehole desk of good size, with the original brasses and lovely one piece top. The whole piece is of great colour and patina, circa 1780 This desk is...
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English George III Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Brass

Georgian Rare Chippendale Period Mahogany 18th Century Pedestal Partners Desk
A superb quality and extremely rare 18th century Georgian Mahogany Chippendale period pedestal partners desk having Superbly figured one piece solid mahogany top over 18 drawers F...
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English Chippendale Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

18th Century Country French Farmhouse Work Table or Desk
Rustic 18th century country French provincial style farmhouse work table or writing table desk. Features a beautifully aged and distressed patina on the oak with a 1 inch thick plank...
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French French Provincial Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Oak

George II Carved Oak Centre/ Writing Table
A handsome George II oak centre/ writing table; the well figured top above a shaped frieze and raised on powerful cabriole legs which have C scroll ear pieces and terminate in crispl...
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English Georgian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Oak

American Federal Inlaid Mahogany Antique Secretary Writing Desk, circa 1790-1810
A rare and exceptional "Ladies Writing Desk", this form and use of three inlaid columns in the upper doors relates to the tambour door examples by John and Thomas Seymour held in the...
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American Federal Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Brass

Early 18th Century French Monastery Writing Desk
Early 18th century monastery writing desk in original patina and hardwares, locks are without keys. Inside many small compartments with open top. Surprising pieces and objects, auth...
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French Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Iron

18th Century Louis XV Style French Game Table
An 18th century French Louis XV style game table made of solid walnut with scalloped apron and curved legs. Removable rounded corner top with checkerboard marquetry game board on one...
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French Louis XV Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Velvet, Walnut, Walnut, Leather

18th Century Spanish Refectory Table with Hand Forged Iron Stretcher
Rich walnut single plank top refectory table or desk with 3 drawers and keys. Baroque carved legs with hand forged iron stretcher make this table a practical but handsome focal point...
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Spanish Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Iron

18th Century Dark Chestnut Table with Single Board Top, Spain
A Spanish chestnut wood table from the early 18th century. This antique dining table from Spain, approximately 7.75 feet in length, is cleanly designed and features a rectangular sha...
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Spanish Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Chestnut

English Chippendale Mahogany Kneehole Writing Desk Table, circa 1750-1770
With a diminutive and restrained profile, this fine George II period kneehole desk is characterized by a single full width frieze drawer over a hidden centre drawer with "cupid’s bow...
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English Chippendale Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Brass

17th Century Rosewood Secretaire
This stunning rosewood secretaire features many drawers, storage spaces, and intricate carvings decorate the exterior. A beautiful piece that serves both functional and aesthetic pur...
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Portuguese Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Rosewood

Antique Spanish Desk, circa 1780
This uniquely carved Spanish desk originates from Spain, circa 1780. It is made of walnut. Measurements: 56" W x 29.5" D x 31" H.
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut

French 18th Century Louis XV Bureau Plat, Writing Desk
An imposing Louis XV ebonized writing table with finely chased gilt bronze mounts. The stepped moulded rectangular top inset with the original gilt-tooled leather above three frieze ...
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French Rococo Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Bronze

Artist's Boneur Du Jour
An unusual late 18th century Sheraton period rosewood Artist's Bonheur du Jour boxwood and ebony strung and satinwood banded throughout, having brass galleried upper part above fold-...
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English Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Rosewood

Gustavian Grey Painted Desk from the 1780s
Gustavian grey painted desk from the 1780s. The table is in great antique condition. Measures: H 76 cm, W 166 cm and D 80 cm.
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Danish Gustavian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

Queen Anne Burr and Highly Figured Walnut Kneehole Desk
The fine and rare Queen Anne (1702-1714) burr and highly figured walnut kneehole desk. Above six solid walnut bun feet and cross-grain ogee moulding, six small drawers surround a ...
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English Queen Anne Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut

George II Mahogany Kneehole Dressing Table Desk, England, circa 1750
A very fine kneehole dressing-table of the George II period, the proportions are very handsome, allowing it to be a functional strike point in the bedroom without overwhelming the se...
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English George II Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Brass

18th Century French Writing Table
A fine provincial desk with a central drawer. Mellow walnut patina and an elaborate apron distinguish the piece/ Beautiful scale and design.
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French French Provincial Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

George III Chippendale Period Mahogany Partners Desk
By Thomas Chippendale
Located in Buscot, Oxfordshire
George III Chippendale period mahogany partners desk concealing twenty-four small drawers. The original sectioned and tooled leather top sits above two short and three long quill/p...
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English Chippendale Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

Spanish 17th Century Traveling Writing Desk
A very beautiful 17th century traveling writing table from the Barcelona area. Wonderfully constructed in stunning chestnut with a solid board top and hand forged iron stretchers.
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Spanish Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Chestnut

Italian, Modenese, Louis XIV Period Walnut 1-Drawer Table, Early 18th Century
Likely used as a kitchen or library table, having a rectangular top with bow shaped corners and various inlaid patches, the apron housing one drawer accessible on both sides, raised ...
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Italian Louis XIV Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut

Louis XV Bureau Plat, Cherry, 18th Century
A French Louis XV provoncial bureau plat in cherrywood, late 18th century, paneled on reverse, with 2 large drawers and a writing board on one end. 29" h x 78" l x 28" d
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French French Provincial Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Cherry

18th Century Swedish Slant Front Desk
This 18th century Swedish desk features a slant front which opens to eight storage drawers, beneath this are two further short drawers and two long drawers - useful for storage. The ...
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Swedish Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

English Chippendale Mahogany Table Desk
18th-19th century English Chippendale style mahogany table desk with a serpentine shaped front and a drawer with a sliding leather top supported on carved cabriole legs.
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English Chippendale Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Leather, Mahogany

Louis XVI Working Table, France, 1780
Exquisite working table, France 1780, walnut, maple, plum wood veneer and marquetry. With a leather top and a flap on each side. One central drawer. Beautiful piece in very good orig...
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French Louis XVI Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Maple, Walnut

Handsome Antique Italian Console Desk with Nicely Carved Trestle Style Legs
An Italian desk with turn of the 17th and 18th century top, raised upon 19th century legs. This handsome Italian desk of rich walnut or chestnut wood features an oblong-shaped turn o...
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Italian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut

Antique Scandinavian Baroque Table in Patinated Solid Oak, 18th Century
Baroque table in in solid oak, made in Scandinavia. Original condition.
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Scandinavian Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Oak

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