French writing bureau with fall, secret compartment and key. A beautiful and prctical desk for your paper work regardless of whether you are using pen and parchment, tablet or laptop. Measurements are 85 cm by 50 cm deep x 76 cm at the desk and the overall height 98 cm. Price $785.
Queen Anne desk in flame Mahogany veneer with drop down front, four drawers and key. Some missing varnish on the right hand side of the desk top hidden when open and we feel easily rectified (please see annotated photo). Ball and claw feet and pigeon holes in the desk compartment are also features of this craftsman made piece. Measurements are 85 cm wide. Overall depth is 55 cm and standard 76 cm desk height. 102 cm high in all. Price $285.
Mahogany sideboard incorporating a desk and four cupboards either side. A very unusual piece from the 1870s with leather top writing surface and multiple drawers in the desk. Four further cupboards outside the desk, the top ones including drawers, bottom ones adjustable shelves. Unusually there is a book(?) stuck at the back of the desk and at present the desk drawer cannot be closed. Very mysterious!! Measurements are assembled, 142 cm wide 54 cm deep and 110cm high. The desk while looking high in the photo, the desk is close to the correct height at 77 cm.
Blackwood writing bureau or desk, early 20th century. Pigeon holes within and storage below, original key locks cupboard and desk. Measurements are 76 cm wide 33 cm deep standing 121cm high.
Georgian antique writing bureau mid-1800s with fall front in excellent original condition. Fitted interior and brass handles. Measurements are 86 cm wide 47 cm deep, 99 cm high at the back 80 centimetres high at the desktop. Price $790
Writing bureau sometimes called a fall front desk. This particularly well made piece of furniture is compact, elegant and useful. What a rare combination. Measurements are 90 cm wide, 44 cm deep and 108cm high. The writing or desk height 75 cm.
A very rare item. A fall front desk with a piano hinge (very strong) and multiple drawers inside the desk and also below. Probably made around 1960/1970.
103 cm wide x 50 cm deep and 116 cm high.
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From the early 20th Century this fall front desk or escritoire provides a compact desk for laptop or conventional (pen and paper) work. Lift the desk up and your workspace is discretely hidden, while your books are still accessible below. Please note the period brassware.
60 cm wide x 31 cm deep and 116 cm high.