18th Century French Walnut Console Sofa Table Barley Twist Desk Louis XIII
18th Century French Walnut Console Sofa Table Carved Barley Twist Desk Louis XIII.
Direct from France, an incredible antique French side/sofa table or writing desk. Stunning craftsmanship from the late 18th century, solid walnut, with superb hand carvings and pegged construction.
Large plank top over the scalloped edge apron that includes a locking drawer to the front.
Hand turned barley twist legs with large, pegged block joints that feature carved oval lozenges on all sides, and above the carved claw and ball feet. Thick, full length barley twist side stretchers and stretcher surmounted by a large turned finial.
Quality throughout, hand built by craftsmen of the period, circa1790.
Measurements: 29.5” ht. x 41” x 26”. (22.25” under scalloped front).
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 antique condition, wear consistent with age and use, with dings, scratches and imperfections, wood panel shrinkage. Key included, but old locks are not guaranteed. Included multiple photos should be considered as an integral part of the description.
Shipping: This item requires professional packaging and shipping via white glove (blanket wrap) delivery. All items are fully insured and will be delivered and set up inside your home or office (first floor). This service typically takes 5-7 weeks, depending on your location. Free pickup is also available at our location in Shreveport, LA. Please contact Geaux Vintage Antiques with any questions or for more photos!