French Louis XVI Style Large Mahogany Desk
Dimensions: 30″H x 62 3/4″W x 31 1/2″D
A remarkable mahogany Louis XVI style desk from France. The desk’s top has been clad in an outstanding cognac colored leather that has been embellished with gold tooling that can also be found on the slides that extend from each end of the desk. The desk has five total drawers containing working locks. The escutcheons are done in brass with a knotted ribbon motif. The corners of the piece are turreted with fluted carvings. The legs are turned, tapered, capped with brass bands and feet, and also decorated with fluted carving. The kneehole clearance is 23 3/8″H.