SATINWOOD WRITING TABLE CIRCA 1780

 
 
  • Origin : England
  • Circa Date: 1780
  • Stock No: W1089
  • Height: 73.00cm 28.74in
  • Width: 111.76cm 44.00in
  • Depth : 74.93cm 29.50in
 
 
 
 
 

Acquired for the library at Kenwood House, Hampstead, London and can be seen in the library from November 2013 when the house re-opens after refurbishment.

A fine satinwood, mahogany, ebony, rosewood and harewood writing-table, the rectangular top with black leather lined writing surface cross-banded in harewood above three drawers on either end in satinwood and cross-banded in rosewood. Paterae medallions extending down on faux- fluted square tapered legs with marquetry fleur-de-lis block feet.

 

73.00cm high    111.76cm wide    74.93cm deep
28.74inches high    44.00inches wide    29.50inches deep