Chinese Export Polychrome Pedestal Desk Writing Table


Exquisite Chinese export pedestal three-part desk or writing table featuring a beautifully polychromed finished case. The top of the desk has four storage drawers and fits on top of two pedestals each having a storage drawer above a door with open storage. The drawers have shaped brass pulls and lock plates on the doors. The top of the table has a fertility themed idyllic scene with 16 children playing among a pagoda courtyard. The sides of the desk are decorated with intricate foliate and floral design patterns in colorful designs. From an estate in Los Angeles, CA.

Dimensions: 60"w x 28"d x 33"h

Circa: 20th Century, China

Materials: Wood, Brass, Lacquer

Condition: Distressed, minor wear consistent with age and use. Excellent joinery and craftsmanship with age appropriate wear and fading. The desk has an aged, faded, and distressed patina on the finish as seen in photos.

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