Antique Georgian Chippendale period desk

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Antique Georgian Chippendale period desk
  • Antique Georgian Chippendale period desk
  • Antique Georgian Chippendale period desk
  • Antique Georgian Chippendale period desk

Georgian Chippendale period mahogany pedestal desk

Date: 2020-04-08 16:24:46

Circa: 1760

Period: Chippendale Furniture

Height: 30.5" (77.5cm)

Width: 45.75" (116cm)

Depth: 30.5" (77.5cm)

Height of Kneehole: 24.5" (62.25cm)

Width of Kneehole: 20.25" (51.5cm)

A Georgian Chippendale period mahogany pedestal desk; the desk's leathered top crossbanded in mahogany above three frieze drawers to the front with a central recessed panelled door flanked by banks of three graduated drawers; to the rear of the desk are two frieze drawers above banks of three graduated drawers; the kneehole to the rear has a blind panelled door. The desk is raised on a plinth base with recessed castors.

This Georgian desk retains all of its original swan neck handles, which is very rare, and a good colour and patination. The drawers are oak lined which is a sign of high quality craftsmanship.

Material: mahogany

Category: Antique bureaux and desks

Ref: BA564