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Louis XVI Desk

Ref#D-938 | Description

An Opulent Continental 18th century Louis XVI style crouch mahogany and ormolu-mounted executive grand desk,

The desk is raised on eight square tapered legs each with ormolu top detailed festoon pendants headed with a hammered wrap around ormolu trim and terminating with wrap around ormolu acorn finial sabots. The long vertical block above each long adorned with fine square rosette issuing imbricated laurel pendants,

At each side are four drawers, 'sans traverse', displaying the warm and fine crouch mahogany grain continuing from one drawer to the other. Each set of two framed within a fine chiseled ormolu border with C scrolls connections and swaging drapes shaped handle to each one,

At the recessed apron is a central drawer decorated with a sensational and high quality satin and burnished finished pierced acanthus leaves chain band ormolu mount above a beveled ormolu trim and an ormolu keyhole escutcheon,

At each side panel are fine repeat mahogany panels displaying the warm grain and framed within the same ormolu band and C scrolls connections,

Above, framed in an ormolu engraved gallery is the gilt tooled fitted leather writing surface with four foliate ormolu clasps to each corner. Three sectional leather top surface in another version. The back is identically decorated with no drawers,

The desk is available in a set includes three tables of an identical design of the desk with a marble top plus a Bookcse.

Ref# D-938

185-83-89 cm

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