A French Louis XV Desk
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A large and deep, 19th century French Louis XV style finely carved solid oak Bureau Plat desk of very fine Parisian quality, the serpentine-shaped top fitted with its original, and nicely-worn tan leather. Retaining its original escutcheons and solid oak pull-out extension leaves. On some of these photos the leather top has started to be given some lanolin leather cream. Area of Paris, circa 1880.
Condition report: In excellent, unrestored condition, retaining its original, nicely faded tan leather.
Dimensions: Depth 95 cm, length 195 cm extending to 295 cm, height 78 cm.
Status: Awaiting shipment to Australia