Antique Desks: Antique Desk and Antique Writing Tables
This is our current stock of antique desks including library tables and writing tables
This is a rare George 111 mahogany library table in excellent condition with a beautiful patina.
The front of the desk is fitted with three deep oak lined drawers with hand cut dovetails joints and period brass locks and a key.
The drawer fronts have cock-beading to the edges with brass Handels (old replacements).
This beautiful antique Victorian table has magnificent ‘book matched’ burr walnut veneers to the top. The top has a ‘thumb moulded’ edge with rounded corners and a shallow frieze fitted with two wide and deep drawers to the front. The drawers are mahogany lined with hand cut dovetail joints and the original brass lock.
With nine drawers to both sides, there is plenty of storage space. The top is fitted with three drawers to the front and reverse.
They have recently been cleaned and polished and are in excellent condition. The writing table has a replacement black hide writing surface with gilt and blind scroll tooling.
At the time of manufacturing Gillow’s were often advised by their clients which features they required when ordering furniture.
It is a very useful small size that would look lovely in a sitting room or small study. It has two useful bookshelves
This antique mahogany partners desk was made in the mid 19th century from well-figured timbers.
It has recently been sympathetically restored including french polishing and a replacement black hide writing surface with gilt and blind tooling.
Just wanted to let you know that the desk was delivered to my home yesterday.
It’s beautiful! Very pleased with the desk — thank you. The delivery agents did a great job as well — couldn’t be happier. After years of watching your website to find the right desk, so pleased to have one.
Thanks for all of your assistance.
Warm regards Kevin, Brookline Brookline, Massachusetts, USA
The antique desk arrived this morning and we are so pleased with the condition of the desk.
Thank you for your patience towards delivery.
With our being out of the country and the hurricanes, it has extended the shipping time. At last, it is here and we are thrilled.
Best wishes Sharon, Florida USA.
This is a truly stunning piece of furniture with beautifully figured walnut and masterly carving
It has a replacement black hide writing surface with gilt and blind tooling.
The table had a nicely carved raised back and beautiful patina.
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
Date: circa 1900
This substatial side table was constructed in the early 19th-century style of the famous English furniture makers 'Gillows' of Lancaster
Recently Sold Antique Desks
A striking desk which would look stunning as a centrepiece in an office or library.
The desk has recently benefited from professional restoration which includes French polishing
The top has a decorated leather burgundy surface with gilt and blind tooling and there ar two drawers tp the front.
There is a metal label inside the middle drawer stating it was made at the Lancaster factory.
This lovely antique desk has been professionally restored, french polished and waxed.