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Antique Tall Blue Painted Secretary Bureau from Sweden
Located in Round Top, TX
This stately tall secretary is an elegant and classic statement piece. The entire secretary has been given a (newer) blue painted finish, which has been gently rubbed off along edges...
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Swedish Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

18th Century Swedish Rococo Period Secretary with Library
Located in Wichita, KS
A Swedish Rococo period slant-front secretary from the 18th century in two parts with original bronze hardware. The slant-front opens to reveal 9 small drawers and a centre pigeon ho...
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Swedish Rococo Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Paint

English Leather Top Center Table on Castors
Located in Wilson, NC
This leather top center table has its original open fretwork handles, lock, and castors. The drawers are fully lined with solid mahogany as a secondary wood. The top and legs on all ...
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English Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Brass

Small Georgian Elm Bureau
Located in Bedfordshire, GB
A delightful early 18th century George I Period Elm  bureau of diminutive proportions having well figured fall front enclosing drawers and pigeon holes over two short and three lo...
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English George I Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Elm

18th Century Louis XVI Bois de Rose Secretaire Roger Vandercruse Lacroix, 1780s
Located in Roma, RM
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

Small Dutch Baroque 17th Century Oak Draw-Leaf Center Table
Located in Troy, NY
The small Dutch Baroque draw-leaf or center table with a two-board framed top having conforming extension leaves on each end, above a plain frieze, supported by massive plaint turned...
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Dutch Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Oak

Italian 17th Century Baroque Painted Walnut Centre Table
Located in Troy, NY
Strikingly decorative Venetian table of highly unusual and rare form, early 17th century. The oblong molded top enhanced with gilt decoration, above a double frieze with conforming ...
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Italian Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood, Walnut

French Provincial Louis XIV Period Os de Mouton Oak Side Table
Located in Troy, NY
Small 17th century side table or desk, charming country piece of nice proportion and warm color, three-board top above one drawer, wavy Os de Mouton legs joined by conforming stretch...
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French Louis XIV Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut

17th Century Italian Center Table, Writing Table
Located in Atlanta, GA
A very lovely 17th century center table - writing table from the Bologna area of Italy. Beautifully constructed from walnut with two drawers, classical lyre shaped legs and a solid b...
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Italian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut

18th Century Mahogany Spanish Table
Located in Houston, TX
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

Handsome Antique Italian Console Desk with Nicely Carved Trestle Style Legs
Located in Atlanta, GA
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

19th Century Work Table with Glass Fire Screen
Located in Stamford, CT
Circa late 18th century walnut work table with snake turned feet. The piece also features tripod legs that support a barley twist central column and a kidney shaped work surface with...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Glass, Walnut

Spanish 18th Century Writing Table
Located in Atlanta, GA
A very handsome 18th century writing table - side table from the Catalan region of Spain. Beautifully constructed from walnut 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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Walnut

George III Scarlet Japanned Secretary
Located in Essex, MA
With shaped cornice over a pair of doors with green distressed painted interior enclosing shelves , the base a slant lid desk with green painted fitted interior and hidden well over ...
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English George III Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

English Georgian Period Mahogany Dressing or Writing Table with Three Drawers
Located in Wells, ME
English Georgian period mahogany dressing or writing table with three drawers, 38 inches long overall. The flame grain mahogany drawers have boxwood stringing around each drawer, the...
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English Georgian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

Late 1700s Northern Swedish Pine Country Secretary Desk
Located in Kramfors, SE
Northern Swedish country secretary desk from the late 1700s. A secretary desk is a wonderful combination furniture that combines the perks of a chest of drawers with a desk, for the ...
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Swedish Country Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Pine

Late Gothic 16th century North European Oak Trestle Table
Located in Troy, NY
Danish or North German oak trestle table of interesting design. The table can be easily dismantled, by taking the two-plank top off, then the two stretchers, held in by cleats, can b...
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Danish Rustic Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Oak

17th century Spanish Baroque inlaid walnut Desk or Center Table
Located in Troy, NY
Superb model with a deeply paneled frieze, having geometric fruitwood inlay, containing three drawers. The strong disc-turned legs connected by shaped side stretchers and wrought iro...
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Spanish Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut

Spanish 18th Century Rustic Table
Located in Atlanta, GA
A very charming 18th century rustic table from the Catalan region of Spain. Soundly constructed from beech and pine woods with a wonderful solid board top, splayed legs and gallery t...
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Spanish Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Beech, Pine

French 18th Century Large Louis XVI Marquetry Desk or Bureau à Cylindre
Located in Berlin, DE
French 18th century large Louis XVI marquetry desk or bureau à Cylindre An exceptional marquetry secrétaire in the form of a bureau with a cylinder front and on a stand with four ...
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French Louis XVI Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Bronze

18th Century Walnut Side Table
Located in High Point, NC
Mid-18th century walnut side table from France, with a banded top and simple apron, containing a single drawer in the front. The legs are heavily hand turned bobbin style and are joi...
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French Louis XV Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut

Spanish 17th Century Desk
Located in Atlanta, GA
A stunning 17th century desk from Northern Spain. Beautifully constructed from chestnut and pine woods with three drawers and hand forged iron stretchers. Gorgeous patina - rich and ...
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Spanish Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Chestnut, Pine

18th Century French Provincial Fruitwood Writing Table or Desk
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Charming 18th century handcrafted fruitwood writing table or desk from Normandy, France. Made in the French provincial period featuring a flip-top that opens to reveal a fitted stora...
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French French Provincial Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Fruitwood

18th Century Spanish Oak and Walnut Library Table
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Handsome 18th century Spanish colonial library table or refectory table fronted by a single drawer. The carved oak case is supported by turned bobbin style legs and conjoined on the ...
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European Spanish Colonial Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut, Oak

Spanish Baroque 18th Century Lyre Leg Wooden Trestle Table with Iron Stretcher
Located in Atlanta, GA
A Spanish baroque table with decorative forged-iron stretcher from the 18th century. This antique table from Spain features a rectangular-shaped top, which is raised upon a pair of f...
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Spanish Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Iron

Louis XVI Brass-Mounted Kingwood Bonheur Du Jour, Late 18th Century
Located in New Spencertown, NY
Signed L Moreau with later marble top and mounts.
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French Louis XVI Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Wood

18th Century Louis XV Slant Front Desk in Veneer Wood with Floral Decor
Located in EVREUX, FR
Slant front desk so-called "dos d'âne" ("donkey back") in veneer wood with floral decoration in marquetry, modern light leather top, 18th century furniture, Louis XV period and styl...
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French Louis XV Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

18th Century French Secretaire/ Desk Called "Bonheur Du Jour", Louis XVI Period
Located in EVREUX, FR
18th century French secretary desk / Secretaire called "Bonheur du jour" - Louis XVI  Elegant secretary called "Bonheur du jour" with black leather top. 18th century furniture, Lou...
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French Louis XVI Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

18th Century Catalan Desk
Located in Atlanta, GA
A very beautiful and rustic writing table - desk from the Catalan region of Spain. Beautifully constructed from Meleze - a very hard pine - with a single drawer and interesting stret...
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Spanish Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Pine

Antique Georgian 18th Century Clerks Writing Desk
Located in STOKE ON TRENT, GB
A British Georgian mahogany clerks desk A late 18th-century English mahogany clerks desk with an opening slope above four tapering legs united by a cross stretcher. It features a ...
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British Georgian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

Gillows Mahogany Two Draw Side or Writing Table, 1860/70
Located in Northwich, GB
Gillows of Lancaster and London, also known as Gillow & Co., was an English furniture making firm based in Lancaster, Lancashire, and in London. It was founded around in Lancaster in...
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British Victorian Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

Late 18th Century Figured Mahogany Pedestal Desk
Located in London, GB
A fine quality late 18th century flame-figured mahogany pedestal desk of small proportions, having moulded edged gilt-tooled burgundy leather top with various cedar lined cockbeaded ...
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English Sheraton Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

Antique Baroque Farm Table with Drawer
Located in Round Top, TX
This impressive baroque farm table creates a strong presence after 200 years of use. The aged finish has an amazing patina due to the wear through the years, revealing layers of pain...
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Danish Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

Olavi Hanninen Brutalist Dining Table in Solid Elm, Mikko Nupponen
Located in Santa Gertrudis, Baleares
This dining table or working table by Finish designer Olavi Hanninen and produced by Mikko Nupponen in the 50's, features a wonderful composition of strong lines and organic edges. T...
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Finnish Mid-Century Modern Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Elm

Antique Georgian Chippendale Side Table
Located in London, GB
A rare 18th century George III Chippendale period mahogany 'Spider Leg' side table, attributable to ‘The Dumfries House Cabinet-Maker’. English or Scottish, circa 1770. Why we li...
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British Chippendale Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

Antique Queen Anne Sepentine Burl Yew & Walnut Inlaid Side Table Lowboy, 1710
Located in Portland, OR
Fine & important antique Queen Anne inlaid burl yew & walnut, Serpentine side table/lowboy, circa 1710. The table made from the finest burl yew & walnut, having a serpentine shaped ...
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English Queen Anne Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Satinwood, Walnut, Yew

17th century Italian Baroque walnut Credenza or Desk
Located in Troy, NY
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 XVI Side Table or Small Desk, Germany, 1780-1800
Located in Belmont, MA
Louis XVI side table or desk, Germany, 1780-1800. Cherry veneer with ebonized neoclassical style inlays of vases and garlands. Very unusual design. This unique table could be used a...
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German Louis XVI Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Cherry

18th Century Portuguese Writing Table
Located in High Point, NC
18th century Portuguese writing table with fabulous hand turned legs and stretchers. The top features a single board top with applied carved molding around the edges, following down ...
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Portuguese Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Rosewood

Elegant French Louis XV Period Secretary Writing Desk with Hidden Compartment
Located in Atlanta, GA
A French Louis XV period Rococo secretary with hidden compartment, circa 1760. This antique French writing desk features a slant-leaf front with elegant plaque shaped carved panel, w...
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French Louis XV Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

Italian Walnut Side Table, 18th Century
Located in Pasadena, CA
This is a charming rustic Italian (probably Tuscan) 18th century side or writing table. The table features a chip-carved apron with a single drawer supported by carved lion's paw fee...
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Italian Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut

Rare Georgian Mahogany Kneehole Desk Lift Up Top, 18th Century, circa 1780
Located in Longdon, Tewkesbury
Rare Georgian mahogany kneehole desk lift up top, 18th century, circa 1780 A rare 18th century George III mahogany gentleman's kneehole desk, England, circa 1780, the lockable hin...
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English George III Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

Period 18th Century Swedish Desk
Located in Tetbury, Gloucestershire
Period 18th century desk with cabriolet desk and a pair of drawers. This piece features a decorative carved front and an original superb patina.
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Swedish Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

18th Century Cylinder Desk Stamp GUIGNARD Dark Wood with Veined White Marble Top
Located in EVREUX, FR
18th century cylinder desk stamp GUIGNARD dark wood with veined white marble top This elegant dark wood cylinder desk wears the stamp of Pierre François GUIGNARD, received master ca...
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French Louis XVI Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Marble

17th Century Painted Italian Trestle Table with Walnut Top
Located in Wichita, KS
Fabulous 17th century Italian trestle dining table with and 18th century walnut top. The legs have original finish. The top is thick walnut planking with wonderful hand hewn qualitie...
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Italian Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood, Walnut

Baroque 17th Century Italian or Maltese Marquetry Center table or Desk
Located in Troy, NY
Very unusual and rare small Bureau Plat, the frieze containing one drawer, finished all around and freestanding. Italian or possibly of Maltese Origin, with strikingly decorative Ex...
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Maltese Baroque Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Olive, Walnut

Bureau-Plat, Paris, J.-B. Fromageau, c. 1760, Large Writing Desk, French, 18th
Located in Bamberg, DE
Paris, J.-B. Fromageau, c. 1760 Signed with the hallmark Jean-Baptiste Fromageau (born around 1720, active as a master craftsman since 1755). Rosewood and kingwood veneered on oak,...
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French Louis XV Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

Bureau-Plat, Paris 1785, Lebesque, 18th Century Writing Desk, French, Signed
Located in Bamberg, DE
Paris, C. Lebesgue, circa 1785. Stamped "IME" and "C. Lebesgue" for Robert-Claude Lebesgue, born 1749, master 1771. Mahogany veneered on oak with fine, linear brass inlays, origin...
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French Louis XVI Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

French LXV Walnut & Leather Top 1-Drawer Writing Table, 3rd Quarter 18th Cen
Located in Atlanta, GA
Constructed of solid walnut and having a rectangular top with rounded edges, the interior of the top with an inlaid green leather writing surface bordered in a stenciled leather band...
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French Louis XV Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Leather, Walnut

18th Century French Ladies Writing Desk
Located in Houston, TX
Elegant French ladies writing table, or desk made in the Louis XVI style.
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French Louis XVI Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

French 1770s Louis XV Period Cherry Farm Table Desk with Three Drawers
Located in Atlanta, GA
A French Louis XV period cherry farm table desk from the late 18th century, with three drawers and cabriole legs. Created in France during the later years of King Louis XV's reign, t...
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French Louis XV Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Cherry

18th to 19th Century American Walnut Parquetry Desk
Located in San Francisco, CA
18th to 19th century American walnut parquetry desk Antique American writing desk with six full length drawers The desk measures 42.5" wide x 25" deep x 30" high The desk sh...
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American Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut

'VIDEO' 18th Century Louis XVI Secretaire, Walnut, Southern Germany, circa 1780
Located in Greven, DE
Louis XVI cylinder bureau South Germany Walnut etc. Louis XVI, around 1780 Dimensions: H x W x D: 114 x 125 x 61 cm Writing furniture standing on typical classicist pointe...
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German Louis XVI Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut

18th Century Swedish Rococo Desk
Located in Helsingborg, SE
Fine provincial 18th century Rococo desk in it's original finish with one drawer and gallery containing six drawers and a middle door, ca 1770 Sweden. Measurements: Total height is...
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European Rococo Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Pine

18th Century Bonheur Du Jour Desk Stamped Cramer in Mahogany Veneer
Located in EVREUX, FR
18th century "Bonheur du jour" Desk Stamped Mathieu-Guillaume CRAMER in mahogany Elegant desk called "Bonheur du jour" "happiness of the day" in mahogany veneer on all sides and gre...
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French Louis XVI Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Marble

Antique George III Mahogany Library Writing Table Desk, 18th Century
Located in London, GB
This is a fine antique George III mahogany and marquetry library table, circa 1780 in date. The table features beautiful floral and scrolling foliate marquetry throughout, with fl...
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English George III Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Leather, Mahogany

Swedish Period Rocco Desk
Located in Tetbury, Gloucestershire
A period Rococo desk with cabriolet legs and decorative carved stretcher. This piece has one single drawer made later in the 1900s, and has been repainted.
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Swedish Rococo Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Wood

18th Century Inlaid French Walnut Hoof Foot Single Drawer Table or Desk
Located in Charleston, SC
18th century inlaid French walnut hoof foot single drawer table or desk. Great color. Shaped molded top on slender legs with hoof feet.
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French Antique 18th Century and Earlier Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut