Antique French Provincial Carved Green Man Oak Library Desk Writing Table (Circa 1870). This is an attractive and superb quality antique French provincial carved oak rectangular library table / desk, circa 1870, in good original condition. Item: Library Table / Desk. Size: 4ft 10 wide x 1ft 11 deep.Floral moulded top & frieze. Original brass swan neck handles. Elegant block carvings to stretchers. This is an attractive and superb quality antique French provincial carved oak rectangular desk table, circa 1870, in good original condition. The top of the desk table features stunning wide oak plank top within a boarded mitered frame, finished with a decorative floral thumb moulding.
Below, there are two large intricately carved grape vine moulded drawers. Enriched by punch work on a sunken matted background, with.
Flanked by floral carved panels. There are similar carvings on the frieze to the sides and back of the desk, enabling the desk to be freestanding in the centre of a room.The large drawers are oak lined and constructed with hand dovetail joints. The table is raised on four barley twist legs. Which are united by twin turned stretchers and a central barley twist stretcher on turned feet. The stretchers incorporate block sections at intervals, with fine floral carving, and a central finial. This period table is large enough to be used as a desk or a large side / console table.
It would look ideal in either a traditional or contemporary setting. The table boasts a rich brown oak colour. As it boasts the original polish, it has a fantastic colour and patination; this can only be achieved through age and years of care and cleaning it has received. This item would compliment any home or office.
So, don't miss out on your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture! This table is in good original condition. Nominal old use marks to the top and leading edges, but nothing significant considering the age of the item. All the carvings is intact and in good condition. The two working drawers are in good working order; they feature the original brass swan neck handles and close flush to the frame.
The drawers retain the original working lever locks (with key). Original polish; it has a fantastic colour and patination to the top.The table is solid in joint (does not wobble) and is ready to use. Table Height = 77.3cm or 30½ or 2ft 6½. Knee Height = 59.4cm or 23 or 1ft 11. Width = 149cm or 58 or 4ft 10. Depth = 79cm or 31 or 2ft 7.
All items are professionally packaged and fully insured in transit; therefore, we can assure you, your items will be securely protected in transit and arrive safely with you. Before placing your order(s) please make sure this is the item for you.CINOA is the world association of Art & Antique dealer associations. All LAPADA & CINOA members abide by their strict code of practice by adhering to reputable standards of quality, expertise and integrity. Yola Gray has dealt in fine art and antique furniture for over 40 years. Yola Gray has a special interest in Colonial furniture, specifically Colonial Four Poster Beds. Yola Gray also provides a variety of fine English Antique Furniture, Art and Fabrics to clients in the UK, Europe and further afield. The item "Antique French Provincial Carved Green Man Oak Office Library Desk Writing Table" is in sale since Friday, June 7, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Furniture\Tables\Victorian (1837-1901)". The seller is "yolandagrayantiques" and is located in Tarporley, Cheshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.