Small Vintage French 20th Century 1950's Marquetry Escritoire Bronze Ormolu Writing Reception Desk

Small Vintage French 20th Century 1950's Marquetry Escritoire Bronze Ormolu Writing Reception Desk

Now £1,165.50
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About this item

-1 Fine exceptional superb quality small vintage 20th century French mahogany marquetry Escritoire bronze ormolu writing library study reception desk.
-Which is the in the fabulous Louis XVI style.
-It is a perfect smaller sized desk ideal for a smaller sized gentleman or lady.
A feature we really love is its small size & its ideal if your limited on space.
-Having a most attractive serpentine shaped edges.
-Ideal for use in your home office study library area.
-Featuring a stunning bronze ormolu low gallery surround edged top.
-With 5 small deep drawers on the front.
-Having small bronze ormolu round drawer handles & fixtures.
-Stunning quality with beautiful marquetry floral foliage inlaid in mahogany, kingwood & olivewood veneers.
-Origin from Paris, France.
-Circa mid 20th century 1950's.
-Finely handmade in hardwood.
-Heavy quality just over 20kg approx weight.
-No makers label.
-Supported with ormolu decorated mounts & 4 shaped Louis XVI style cabriole legs.
-Finest quality craftsmanship.
-Perfect for a ladies boudoir, library, study or writing room.
-Condition report.
-Offered in fine old used worn condition.
-Having some noticeable veneer loss in places, various scuffs, scratches, stains, wear & some veneer lifting in places commensurate with usage & age.
-Small dent to wood on 1 leg.
-1 round drawer handle has been replaced with a newer handle.
-Small repair has been made to lower trim above kneehole area with a nail inserted securing it.
-International buyers worldwide shipping is available please ask for a quote.
-Viewings are welcome by appointment only for customer support please send a message thankyou.
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-Checkout our other exciting listings available in our Vinterior shop gallery, happy shopping.

Dimensions in inches & centimetres approximate

32" High (81cm)
18.25" Length depth (46cm)
28.5" Width (72cm)
23" Kneehole width (58cm)
21.75" Kneehole height (55cm)


W72.0 x H81.0 x D46.0 cm



Wear condition

Apparent Wear and Tear



Date of manufacture


Place of origin



Mid 20th Century


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