Posted on Tue May 01 2018
This is a very nice antique French Louis XVI style mahogany cylinder roll top desk, late 19th or early 20th Century. Made in France. Mahogany veneers with bronze or brace inlaid strips. Features a raised pierced gallery top with inset marble over 3 upper drawers over a cylinder roll opening to a pull out red velvet writing surface below a fitted interior of 3 cubby's over 3 drawers. Lower section consists of a large center drawer standing on fluted tapered legs ending in bronze or brass feet. Desk does show signs of age and use with small losses of veneers and small dings and specks from age and use. Crack to marble surface. Measurements: 42.5 inches high to X 32 inches wide X 20 inches deep. Desk height is 29 inches and knee height is 24 inches.