A Beautiful Antique Rosewood Louis Philippe XV French Writing Desk With Tooled Leather Insert Ormolu Mounts On Swept Legs


An exceptional quality antique rosewood Louis Phillipe XV French tooled leather inlay kneehole writing desk. Fabulous detailing from all angles, back or front the quality stands out. Solid construction with shaped deep oak lined dovetailed drawers and ormolu mounts/escutcheons. Exceptional craftsmanship with full length oak lined drawers and back spacers (confirming a quality piece of furniture). Fabulous design with swept cabriole legs, ormolu swag mounts to front, back and edges. Inject style to the home office with this statement piece of furniture. Fair order for age. Some markings to tooled leather and a few dings to woodwork which is expected for age. With two original keys.

Sourced from a very fine estate in the South of France. Other retailers have inferior versions of this desk advertised at £2,500 plus.

Full width 135cm x Height 78cm x 73cm Depth Height to under centre desk/knee hole 61cm.

As a genuine antique / vintage item there is wear and use commensurate with age. Some wooden products may have signs of historic woodworm. As a precaution we apply a clear triple action woodworm treatment that also kills wet rot, dry rot and woodworm. Please look at all the images carefully and ask any questions pre purchase as we do not unfortunately offer refunds due to the size and shipping costs of our antiques/items.  All our items are available on line at Search & Rescued and other online stores.