18th Century French Provincial Fruitwood Writing Table or Desk


Charming 18th century handcrafted fruitwood writing table or desk from Normandy, France. Made in the French provincial period featuring a flip-top that opens to reveal a fitted storage compartment with cubbies. Elegantly decorated case with subtle acanthus swag trim on the apron and floral motifs on the corners. Supported by tapered and reeded legs ending with toupie feet. Full of character and charm with a beautifully aged patina on the finish. From an estate in Napa Valley, CA.

Dimensions: 38"w x 24.5"d x 29.5"h

Circa: 18th Century, France

Materials: Fruitwood

Condition: Good, minor wear consistent with age and use. Excellent joinery and craftsmanship with age appropriate wear and older repairs which are difficult to see. Overall in very good condition.

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