A compact and elegant writing bureau or escritoire made in France in the 1900’s. Fall front desk with leather top writing surface, drawers and pigeon holes. Featuring brass ormolu decoration on the legs and lock.
75 cms wide 42 cms deep and 91 cms high.
From the 1960s this mahogany veneered writing bureau or secretaire is a very effective desk. It is always clear and ready for action and there are three large drawers below. Open up the locked flap to reveal a leather topped writing surface, pigeon holes and more compact small drawers. $295
76 cms wide, 50 cms deep and 100 cms high
Burr walnut veneered desk 795,globe,89, toilet mirror 139, chrome boat 69, kerosene banquet lamp 149.
leather upholstered button backed armchair from 1970/80. Adjustable for height and tilt for maximum creative output. $385.
There is always a selection of a few hundred novels from the 19th and 20th centuries. Here we have The works of Alfred Lord Tennyson $28, Roderick Random by Tobias Smollett $14, The Vivisector, Patrick White $3, Our Mutual Friend by Charles Dickens $15, John Updike, The Early Stories $9 and Ask The Dust by John Fante in The Black Sparrow edition with an introduction by Charles Bukowski $12.
The shop is open every day 10 to 5, closed on Sunday mornings ( just so we can do our hair ).