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French 19th Century Gilt-bronze Mounted Writing Table of Fine Quality (1 of 9)
Loveday Antiques

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French 19th Century Gilt-bronze Mounted Writing Table of Fine Quality

REF: 2794 / LA401534
£4950
€5771
$6073
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Description
This is an extremely fine 19th Century French 'Louis XV revival' antique gilt ormolu mounted Kingwood bureau de dame / writing table. A very attractive and of the finest quality kingwood bureau de dame or ladies writing table. The rectangular top having an inset gilt tooled leather writing surface with surrounding bookmatch veneered kingwood crossbanding bordered by amaranth (purpleheart wood) with boxwood and ebony inlaid banding. The edge, having a gilt ormolu banding, rests above a single kingwood frieze oak lined drawer with concealed locking mechanism, being amaranth crossbanded and outlined with boxwood and ebony stringing. The drawer and sides of conforming design being adorned with very fine gilt ormolu banding with the rear being mirrored to the front enabling this writing table to stand freely within the room. Raised on slender serpentine legs with fine ormolu chutes to the knee trailing down to gilt sabots. A fine addition for any collector or home.

measurements

Height:
76 cm
Width:
88.5 cm
Depth:
55.5 cm

declaration

Loveday Antiques has clarified that the French 19th Century Gilt-bronze Mounted Writing Table of Fine Quality (LA401534) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c.1870

condition

This wonderful French writing table is of the finest quality and excellent colour throughout. Having been finely restored the mounts have been re-gilt with 24 carat gold.

additional info

Artisan:
-
Date of Manufacture:
c.1870

delivery

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location

This French 19th Century Gilt-bronze Mounted Writing Table of Fine Quality is located in Benington, United Kingdom

Dealer Information:

Loveday Antiques

Benington, United Kingdom