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