19th century French Library Writing Desk Table Renaissance Carved Oak Baroque
19th century French Library Writing Desk Table Renaissance Carved Oak Baroque.
Direct from France, and one of several exquisite antiques from our most recent container. Fabulously hand carved oak pieces in the highly sought after Renaissance Revival, Black Forest, and Gothic, styles, all 19th century and in wonderful condition, sourced from European castles and ready for yours!
THIS MASSIVE writing desk, library table, conference table OR DINING TABLE is solid oak with a rich, dark finish, heavily carved and a statement piece in any room.
The wide, carved beveled edge top extends over a large apron, fully carved on all sides, with carved figural masks on all eight corners.
Note the two drawers, each having twin facing carved serpents with medallion center, and a large dimensional carved mask to the center front. The side aprons also feature these carved masks and flourishes, as does the entire back.
The legs are phenomenal, extending below the corner masks with a Jacobean cup and cover shape, yet completely embellished with carved scrolls and flourishes that continue down to the carved bun feet.
Carved and finished on all sides, excellent to center in any room.
Quality throughout with dovetailed drawers; well built by craftsmen of the period, circa1880.
Measurements: 29.5” ht. x 66.25” x 40”. (5.5 ft. length!).
Leg clearance, 22.25”.
NOTE: All of our antiques are direct from Europe. I personally select each item for the quality, design and unique characteristics that you will always find in our distinctive inventory at Geaux Vintage Antiques. …”with all that, why ‘Geaux’ anywhere else?” …
Condition: Good condition for its age, normal signs of age, use, dings, scratches, imperfections, repaired separation to the top. Included multiple photos should be considered as an integral part of the description.
Shipping: Due to the larger size, this item requires freight service. White glove service, fully insured, FOB Shreveport, delivered and placed inside your home (first floor only). Typically, 5-7 weeks, depending on your location. Free pick-up is also available at our location in Shreveport, LA. Please contact Geaux Vintage Antiques with any questions or for more photos!