19th Century French Oak Barley Twist Bureau Plat Desk


Spectacular 19th century French bureau plat writing table or desk featuring barley twist legs and stretcher. Crafted from oak in the grand Louis XIII style fronted by a large 27 inch storage drawer with round pulls. The case of the desk features carved floral motif designs on the corners. The top has a decorative gadrooned edge on all sides. The legs are conjoined by block feet and stretchers with a finial in the middle. Beautifully finished with rich grain patterns. Ample leg room with 24 inches from the apron to the floor. From an estate in San Francisco, CA.

Dimensions: 35.5"w x 20"d x 29"h

Circa: Late 19th Century, France

Materials: Oak

Condition: Good, minor wear consistent with age and use. Excellent joinery and craftsmanship with age appropriate wear. No key for the drawer.

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