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Danish Rosewood Writing Desk with Brass Details
Desk, brass and rosewood, Denmark, 1950s. This desk and writing table is executed in rosewood. It shows an extraordinary wood grain, which emphasizes the otherwise modest design o...
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Danish Scandinavian Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Brass

French Writing Desk / Bureau Plat
A genuine French Louis XV style desk / bureau plat in a small size. Ideal for a ladies desk. King-wood with 3 drawers and featuring a fretwork brass gallery to the top. Inset with to...
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French Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

Jorge Zalszupin Executive Desk in Rosewood
By Jorge Zalszupin, L'Atelier San Paulo
Located in Waalwijk, NL
Jorge Zalszupin for l'Atelier, executive desk, Jacaranda rosewood, Brazil, 1960s. Large freestanding executive desk with integrated side table made of Jacaranda rosewood. This des...
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Brazilian Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Jacaranda

Marko Architect Drafting Table Dutch Design, 1960
By Marko
Located in Boven Leeuwen, NL
Marko Architect drafting table Dutch design from the 1960. You can fold this table together or put it almost upright. Beautiful patina and industrial look due to signs of wear. Di...
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Dutch Industrial Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Steel

Jules Wabbes Oval Dining Table for Mobilier Universel
By Jules Wabbes
Located in Antwerp, BE
Jules Wabbes oval dining table for Mobilier Universel, circa 1960, Belgium. Rosewood veneered top; chrome-plated steel base. Dimensions: W 200 cm, D 120 cm, H 75 cm.   
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Belgian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Steel

Kaare Klint Mahogany Desk for Rud. Rasmussen
By Kaare Klint, Rud Rasmussen
Located in Copenhagen, DK
Kaare Klint freestanding desk of mahogany with a fold-down leave. Executed by Rud. Rasmussen. Underside with manufacturer's paper label RUD. RASMUSSENS/SNEDKERIER/45 NØRREBROGAD/K...
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Danish Scandinavian Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

French Art Deco Vanity Attributed to Jacques Adnet
By Jacques Adnet
Located in Burbank, CA
Stunning vintage Art Deco vanity or desk attributed to Jacques Adnet.
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French Art Deco Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Metal

Reply Architect Drafting Table Friso Kramer Wim Rietveld Ahrend Cirkel and Extra
By Friso Kramer, Wim Rietveld, Ahrend de Cirkel
Located in Boven Leeuwen, NL
Reply Dutch design architect drawing table designed by Wim Rietveld and Friso Kramer for Ahrend de Circel in 1959. Design Classic, awarded with the "Signe d’Or". The tabletop is fu...
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Dutch Industrial Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Steel

Rosewood Desk by Peter Lovig Nielsen for Hedensted Mobelfabrik
By Hedensted Møbelfabrik, Peter Løvig Nielsen
Located in Little Burstead, Essex
A very good example of this quality desk by Peter Lovig Nielsen, made in Denmark by Hedensted Mobelfabrik, three drawers on one side, and an open bookshelf and small mirror backed co...
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Danish Scandinavian Modern Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Brass

French 1930s Bistro Table on Walnut and Iron Frame with Red Marble Top
French 1930s bistro table on walnut and iron frame with red marble top.
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French Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Marble, Wrought Iron

Art Deco Inlaid Desk or Wall Console Table, circa 1930s
Extremely rare American Art Deco desk or wall console. This incredible desk has reverse wood inlays on different planes. Very unusual woods from curly maple to the characteristics of...
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American Art Deco Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Maple

Rare Small Ilmari Tapiovaara Pirkka Table for Laukaan Puu
By Ilmari Tapiovaara
Located in Munich, DE
Very early version in rough, worn and later painted condition. Can be used as is or be restored to like new condition as this table is an rare example of a massive wood design piece.
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Finnish Scandinavian Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

Impressive Florence Knoll Executive Desk
By Florence Knoll
Located in Munich, DE
Big chromed base with oak top. Wonderful grain. Can also be used as conference or dining table. Early base with high adjustable ends.
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Oak

California Cedar Mid-Century Modern Tree Root Dining Table or Desk
California Mid-Century Modern style tree root dining table with custom three-quarter inch glass top. One of the most incredible tables I have ever seen. If you are looking for a one ...
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American Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Glass, Cedar

Svend Åge Madsen Executive Desk for H.P. Hansen
By Svend Åge Madsen
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Classic Danish teak executive desk with twin drawer stacks and a broad writing surface. This piece, designed by Svend Åage Madsen for H.P. Hansen's Møbelindustri is distinguished by ...
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Danish Scandinavian Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Teak

Rare Gilles Bouchez Chrome and Glass Desk for Airbourne, circa 1965
By Gilles Bouchez
Located in London, GB
Rare chromed steel and grey glass desk, circa 1965. Designed by architect Gilles Bouchez and produced by Airbourne in France. This is the smaller version Sleek, minimal and ...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Steel, Chrome

Inlaid Bronze Mounted Directoire Style Leather Top Writing Desk
This is a truly rare form of desk. This bureau plat is in superb condition and features incredibly detailed kingwood and various exotic woods for use in the inlay, and the best form ...
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Directoire Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Bronze

Italian Modernist Console Desk with Glass Shelf, 1940s
Consolle/Scrivania di manifattura italiana eseguita negli anni ’40. Struttura in legno impiallacciato con bordi curvi. Gambe leggermente bombate con rastrematura finale e cornice f...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Brass

Modernist Small Desk in Teak Veneer with Black Frame, Netherlands, 1960
Elegant modernist small desk by an unknown designer. Teak veneer and black coated steel frame all in good vintage condition with minor traces of use.
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Dutch Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Steel

Hans J. Wegner Rare 'JH572' Architect's Desk, 1953
By Hans J. Wegner, Johannes Hansen
Located in Waalwijk, NL
Hans J. Wegner for Johannes Hansen, Architect's desk JH571, teak, oak and metal, Denmark, 1953. This must be one of the most Wegnerian of all the designer's desks. It's boldly ang...
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Danish Scandinavian Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Metal

Italian Midcentury Mahogany Writing Desk by Vittorio Dassi, 1950s
By Dassi Mobili Moderni, Vittorio Dassi
Located in Traversetolo, IT
Stylish writing desk well designed by Vittorio Dassi in the 1950s as expression of Gio Ponti, fruit of their collaboration during 1950s and 1960s. Its structure is made of mahogany,...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Brass

Large Antique Walnut Leather Top Pedestal Desk
Large antique walnut pedestal desk in excellent condition and with a tooled hand color leather writing surface. This desk is finished and polished on the back, so it’s free standing....
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English Victorian Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut

Art Deco Desk in Walnut
The desk is composed out of single wall on the left and 4 drawers with chrome handles on the right. 2 sides are connected by the panel / the tabletop. France, circa 1930s Measures...
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French Art Deco Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut

1950s Danish Dark Old Growth Teak Writing Desk Cabin Modern Rustic Scandinavian
By Omann Jun Møbelfabrik, Gunni Omann
Located in Washington, DC
Large teak writing desk, Omann Jun Møbelfabrik model Nº 75. Drawers move smoothly, no key included.
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Danish Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Teak

Desk by Geraldo de Barros
By Geraldo de Barros
Located in Milan, IT
Desk by Geraldo de Barros. Brazil, 1950s. Manufactured by Unilabor. Wood, black painted metal, brass details. Measures: 109 x 73.5 x H 52 cm., 43 x 29 x H 20.4 in. Literature: Mo´v...
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Brazilian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Metal, Brass

Rosewood Desk with Brass Pulls, Denmark, 1960s
By Drylund
Located in Chicago, IL
Rosewood desk with 6 drawers having brass pulls. Opposite side of desk has open book or display shelves on both sides. Fully restored.
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Danish Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Brass

French Style Mahogany and Satinwood Writing Desk with Ormolu
Mid-20th century writing desk in the French style made of mahogany and satinwood with ormolu decoration. Working key is included.
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Louis XVI Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Ormolu

Paul McCobb Desk for Planner Group in Solid Maple, 1950s
By Paul McCobb, Planner Group
Located in Berlin, DE
This exceptional early desk was designed by Paul McCobb and produced by Planner Group. Executed in solid maple, angular tapered legs and two desk drawers with conical brass pulls.
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Aluminum

Edward Wormley for Dunbar Petite Dining Table or Desk
By Dunbar Furniture, Edward Wormley
Located in St.Petersburg, FL
Unusual and versatile Edward Wormley table. Table could function as a dinette table for 2-4 people, a desk, or a game table. Refinished walnut top sits above mahogany legs capped wit...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany, Walnut

20th Century French Louis XV Style Rosewood and Ormolu Writing Table, Desk
Spectacular French desk in precious rosewood marquetry. The line is typical of the Louis XV style with elegant wavy legs. Rich decoration in finely chiseled gilded bronze makes this ...
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French Louis XV Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Ormolu

Rud Thygesen & Johnny Sorensen Desk
By Rud Thygesen and Johnny Sorensen
Located in Singapore, SG
Desk designed by Rud Thygesen and Johnny Sørensen and manufactured by Botium. It is in mahogany. It has 2 elegant slim drawers on either side, with ergonomic drawer pulls.
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Danish Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

Walnut Desk by Jack Cartwright for Founders, circa 1960
By Jack Cartwright
Located in Costa Mesa, CA
Walnut desk by Jack Cartwright for Founders, circa 1960. Beautiful walnut grain, professionally restored in perfect condition with hidden upper small drawer and two left drawers. Fin...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut

20th Century Rosen Desk by David Rosen
By David Rosén
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A writing desk or bureau plat designed by David Rosen, produced by Nordiska Kompaniet in Sweden. This well designed piece of furniture with end extensions is made of an amazing quali...
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Swedish Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Teak

Antique Mahogany and Leather Military Campaign Style Desk
Antique military campaign style pedestal desk in mahogany, with a tooled leather writing surface. It’s in excellent condition, having just been French polished and dates from around ...
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English Campaign Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Leather, Mahogany

Midcentury Campaign Style Desk by Dixie Furniture
A Campaign style desk by Dixie Furniture, mid-20th century. This desk features a rectangular top resting on four legs with one drawer featuring brass hardware. Hallmarked Campaigner ...
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American Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

20th Century French Carved Oak Desk Secretary Bureau Bookcase Louis XV Style
Direct from France, a lovely vintage French carved “drop front” secretary, absolutely loaded with carvings and details!~ ~Quintessential French style from the large upper carved she...
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French Louis XV Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Oak

Desk by T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings for Widdicomb, U.S.A, 1950s
By Widdicomb Furniture Co., T.H. Robsjohn-Gibbings
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Mid-Century Modern walnut desk designed by Robsjohn Gibbings for Widdicomb, U.S.A, 1950s. Features 4 drawers and a pullout / pull-out board for extra workspace. The drawers feature o...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Walnut

Italian Art Deco Black and Maple Desk by 'Permanente mobili Cantù', 1940s
By Paolo Buffa
Located in Meda, MB
Valuable desk from the 1940s produced in cantù (Italy) for the 'Permanente mobili cantù' most likely based on a design by Paolo Buffa. The desk has a black lacquered structure with ...
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Italian Art Deco Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Brass

Vintage 1960s Solid Hardwood with Brass Inlay Trestle Campaign Desk and Chair
We are delighted to offer for sale this lovely large vintage circa 1960s hardwood with brass inlay Trestle Campaign desk and matching chair A very good looking heavy and well made...
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English Campaign Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Brass

Midcentury Danish Teak Desk on Chrome Hairpin Legs
Teak desk Three drawers Chrome hairpin legs Professionally restored Denmark, 1960s-1970s.
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Danish Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Chrome

Charles Hollis Jones Faux Bamboo Lucite with Brass Accents & Glass Console/Desk
By Charles Hollis Jones
Located in Houston, TX
Offered is a Mid-Century Modern Charles Hollis Jones Chinoiserie style faux bamboo Lucite, brass accents and glass top console / desk / writing table. From the fertile imagination of...
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American Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Brass

Midcentury Desk in Rosewood, Danish Modern, 1960s
Freestanding desk in rosewood designed and made in Denmark in the 1960s. Great condition.
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Danish Scandinavian Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Rosewood

Chinoiserie Back Lacquered Art Deco Mother of Pearl Inlay Desk, Spain, 1940s
Chinoiserie back lacquered with mother of pearl inlay desk, Spain, 1940s. - Art Deco style with curved feet. Very usual, this kind of mixed in the Spanish furniture of the time. ...
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Spanish Chinoiserie Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

Vintage Doubled Sided Teak Desk with Bookshelf, 1960s
Super nice desk from the 1960s. The desk comes from the Netherlands and is made of teak. The top is painted black just like the drawers. Due to the smart design, the desk is very sui...
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Dutch Scandinavian Modern Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Teak

Desk by Giorgio Preti
Desk by Giorgio Preti, Italy, 1950s. Designed for then CEO of the Banco di San Geminiano e San Prospero. Wood, brass. Examples provided with original sketches by the architect. Meas...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Brass

Art Deco Writing Desk, 1940s
Art Deco writing desk, 1940s.
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Belgian Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

Charlotte Perriand, Mid-Century Modern Small Wood Table for Les Arcs, circa 1960
By Charlotte Perriand
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Table designed by Charlotte Perriand for Les Arcs ski resort, circa 1960, manufactured in France. Pinewood. In original condition, with wear consistent with age and use, preservi...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Pine

Small Lady’s Writing Desk from the 1940s
Small lady’s writing desk from the 1940s.
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Belgian Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

Dutch Modernist 1950s Desk
Authentic Dutch historical design piece from the 1950s Great use of color that's typical for the 1950s Birch veneer.  
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Dutch Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Birch

1960s Danish Teak Writing Desk
- The item was carefully refurbished.
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Danish Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Teak

Large Executive Desk by Formanova, Milan
By Forma Nova
Located in London, GB
A large Italian executive desk by Formanova, designed by Gianni Moscatelli. In brushed steel and hardwood with an opaque glass top.
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Chrome

Antique Empire Style Mahogany Secretary
Antique Empire style mahogany secretary is the perfect companion for any room, especially a guest bedroom where it affords two spacious drawers outside, four smaller drawers inside, ...
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French Empire Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Brass

Floating Executive Walnut Desk w Leather Top & Steel Detail by Lehigh
By Ward Bennett, Lehigh Furniture Company
Located in Hudson, NY
A sleek leather topped walnut desk with a bank of drawers and machined pulls and oversized decorative glides by Lehigh Furniture attributed to Ward Bennett. Very impressive desk with...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Steel

Large Finn Juhl designed Danish Table, 1960s
By Finn Juhl
Located in GB
A large Finn Juhl designed Danish dining table with elegant modernist design showing off the beautiful wood grain. 1960s.
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Danish Scandinavian Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Wood

Modernist Art Deco Partners Desk by Fox Modern in Mahogany
Professionally restored American Cubist Desk by Fox Modern. This fabulous example could float in the middle of the room or go against a wall. Three drawers in the front allow for amp...
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American Art Deco Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Ebony, Mahogany

Saarinen Styled Tulip Based Table Desk by Maurice Burke for Burke International
By Maurice Burke
Located in Cincinnati, OH
A hard to find narrow tulip writing table in the style of Eero Saarinen making this table desk perfect for that clean looking office or home office. Perfect for the lap top with an o...
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American Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Metal

Italian Elliptical Light Wood and Blue Glass Table, 1950s
A dining table, manufactured in Italy during the 1950s Solid light wood, blue retro lacquered glass, black enameled iron Restoration: A complete restoration was carried out o...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Iron

Dining Table by Maxime Old
By Maxime Old
Located in San Francisco, CA
A dining table by Maxime Old in French oak with two leaves underneath that extend on each end to create a 120" long table. Tapered legs and a black metal support underneath crating a...
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French Vintage Mid-20th Century Desks and Writing Tables

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Oak

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