Antique Desks: Antique Desk and Antique Writing Tables
This is our current stock of antique desks including library tables and writing tables
The desk has recently benefited from professional restoration which includes French polishing
The desk has recently been restored french polished and waxed and has a replacement black leather writing surface with gilt and blind tooling.
This large antique desk measures 72 inches by 48 inches and constructed in the 18th-century style. It has an old antique tan hide writing surface with gilt and blind tooling. This is surrounded by a band of mahogany with a reeded edge and square corners.
Date: circa 1900
Sale Price: £7,600
It is a very useful small size that would look lovely in a sitting room or small study. It has two useful bookshelves and a drawer with adjustable writing slope and ink bottle holders in the drawer.
There is a metal label inside the middle drawer stating it was made at the Lancaster factory.
It is a beautifully constructed desk made from red walnut
This very attractive antique Victorian mahogany partners desk dates from the middle of the 19th century and was made from well-figured timbers by the respected cabinet makers *Edwards and Roberts.
It has a replacement black hide writing surface with gilt and blind tooling. This is surrounded by a cross-band of mahogany with round corners.
The top is made from beautifully figured solid mahogany and the top has a 'bull nose' edge. The frieze is fitted with two drawers to front and back trimmed with cock-beading edges.
The top is fitted with three drawers and three to each of the pedestals.
Sale Price: £3,160
The table had a nicely carved raised back and beautiful patina. It has a metal makers label inside one of the drawers identifying the Waring and Gillows Lancaster factory.
This is a truly stunning piece of furniture with beautifully figured walnut and masterly carving and construction. In the Renaissance Revival style, it is in beautiful antique condition and has benefited from our professional traditional restoration
Sale Price: £12,000
It is made from the best quality figured mahogany timbers and has recently benefited from professional restoration.
The photos of this antique library table do not do it justice.
Sale Price: £8,000
Recently professionally cleaned and polished it has a lovely deep rich mahogany patina
Sale Price: £3,600
The top has a decorated leather burgundy surface with gilt and blind tooling and there ar two drawers tp the front.
This heavyweight desk or side table was constructed in the early 19th-century style of the famous English furniture makers 'Gillows' of Lancaster
Recently Sold Antique Desks
This lovely antique desk has been professionally restored, french polished and waxed.
The top has recently been restored including french polishing in the traditional manner and has a new antique brown leather writing surface with blind and gilt tooling.