19th-century Italian oak writing table with extensive hand-carved
foliate detail, a single frieze drawer, a gold tooled red leather writing surface, and rich original patina. Functional as a side table, center table, or desk. Minor surface wear.
19th-century French oak writing desk with beveled and
banded edges around the top, following down to a single drawer with carved decoration and supported on vine barley-twist legs and cross stretcher. Age wear and shrinkage.
"A stunning 19th-century writing desk that we encountered
outside Bath, England and brought home in gleeful joy not unlike what one might experience when Publishers Clearing House arrives at your door with a big check and a camera crew. Rich, ...