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Stunning Burr Walnut Kidney Desk Built in Bookcase Shelf Brown Leather Surface

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We are delighted to offer for this stunning Burr Walnut Kidney shaped desk with built in bookshelf and back cupboards These desks are very expensive and rarely come on the preowned market. The desk is after a design by Gillows of Lancaster and London which date to circa 1850, the originals sell for £50,000-£120,000 and are highly collectable This piece has the full 8 drawers to the front one being a double drawer, to the back you have 2 large cupboards both with shelves and one middle open bookshelf The desk splits into three main pieces and then you have the fourth which is the bookshelf, its very easy to transport however its totally solid wood so weighs allot In terms of condition we have deep cleaned hand condition waxed and hand polished it from top to bottom, there will be normal patina marks here and there from honest use and genuine age Dimensions: Height 78cm Width 179cm Depth 100cm Legs space Height 63.5cm Width 63.5cm Please note all measurements are taken at the widest point This item is available for collection from our Wimbledon warehouses Condition: Please view the very detailed pictures as they form part of the description around condition Please note vintage period and original items such as leather seating will always have natural patina in the form of cracking creasing and wear, we recommend regular waxing to ensure no moisture is lost, also hand dyed leather is not recommended to sit in direct sunlight for prolonged periods of time as it will dry out and fade.     

Details

  • In the Style Of
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    20th Century
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading.
  • Dimensions
    H 30.71 in. x W 70.48 in. x D 39.38 in.H 78 cm x W 179 cm x D 100 cm
  • Seller Location
    London, GB
  • Reference Number
    LU2823316756501
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