19th Century French Louis Philippe Low Writing Table or Desk


Rustic 19th century French Louis Philippe writing table or desk featuring a painted or waxed canvas writing surface. The table is crafted from an oak top inset with a unique black painted canvas writing surface and supported by a fruitwood case having a single storage drawer in the frieze. Made in a low style measuring 21.5 inches from the floor to the apron. The table is supported by beautifully turned, and fluted legs ending with peg feet. The woods have a lovely aged patina and soft warm finish. The table could be raised by adding 2, 2.5" inch casters on the bottoms of the legs. Distinctive desk with a handsome profile and desirable aged patina.

Dimensions: 63"w x 34.5"d x 27"h

Circa: Mid-19th Century, France

Materials: Canvas, Fruitwood, Oak

Condition: Distressed, minor wear consistent with age and use. Beautifully crafted with good joinery. The writing surface has a lovely aged patina with a leather like finish.

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