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.
Genuine antique davenport from the late Victorian period (circa 1880), with leather writing top. Lidded compartment. Turned upright columns and 2 shelves below. Also note decorative freeze or gallery, across the back. Measurements are 53 cm wide 44 cm deep
and 87cm high.
A stylish deck with shallow slide out drawer and cupboard. The drawer mechanism looks like 1980 but the overall appearance is early 1900’s. A useful reproduction piece of furniture.
140 cm wide and 60 cm deep and 76 cm high
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.
An oak desk made in England around 1950. A leather topped writing surface with a (rare) piano hinge running the whole width and giving significantly more strength than is customary. Pigeon holes are inside. The exterior features elaborate carving.
80 cm wide x 46 cm deep and 100 cm high.
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. $580.
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.