Antique Writing Tables, Library Tables and Writers Desks
We specialise in large antique partners library tables or writiers desks but also have a selection of smaller antique writing tables.
If you cannot see what you are looking for here please ask us as we have something in restoration that may suit your requirements. All of our desks are professionally restored, cleaned and french polished to bring back their original beauty.
This large antique partners library table or desk has recently been professionally restored including French polishing. It has well-figured timbers and is fitted with a replacement black hide writing surface with gilt and blind tooling. This is surrounded by a band of mahogany with a moulded edge and rounded corners.
Date: circa 1880
A fine quality antique walnut library table or desk was made in the mid 19th century by the Dublin cabinet makers *W F Fry & Co.
A top quality antique writing table in the Renaissance revival style with attractive, well chosen matched veneers.
It is in beautiful antique condition
Date: circa 1860
Sale Price £12,000
This top quality antique French Empire style writing table or desk was made by the well-regarded cabinet makers Kreiger of Paris. All three locks are stamped and there is also a metal label on the inside of one of the drawers. The writing table is made with 'plum pudding' mahogany with ormolu mounts.
Date: circa 1900
Price: £9,500 Sale: £7,600
This elegantly proportioned antique partner writing table or desk dates from the late Regency period and has benefitted from traditional restoration which included french polishing.
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.
Date: circa 1830
Antique Satinwood Library Table or Desk
An impressive and fine quality William 1V antique library table or desk is made from well figured *satinwood.
The rarity and quality of this piece would suggest that it has been specially commissioned for a client.
The table had benefited from professional restoration which includes cleaning and polishing.
Date: circa 1830
Sale Price £7,950
This antique Georgian library table or desk is made from the best quality figured mahogany timbers.
It has recently benefitted from professional restoration, cleaned and french polished, and fitted with a replacement black hide writing surface with gilt and blind tooling.
This very good quality Antique William 1V side table or serving table is made from the best quality mahogany timbers in the early 19th-century style of the famous English furniture makers 'Gillows' of Lancaster.
A handsome Antique William 1V partner’s library table or desk is constructed from well-figured mahogany timbers. It has recently benefitted from professional cleaning and polishing which had brought out the deep rich mahogany patina.
Date: circa 1835
Sale Price: £3,600
A very handsome, Gothic style, Antique William 1V partners’ library table with a lovely honey coloured patina. Recently benefitting from traditional restoration it has a new black hide writing surface with gilt and blind tooling.
This is surrounded by a cross-band of oak and the frieze is fitted with three oak lined drawers to the front and the reverse. The drawers have the original brass, gothic style, handles and brass locks (stamped WR)
Date: circa 1835
This fineantique writing table or writers desk has been made from beautifully figured rosewood timbers with a highly polished top, of elegant proportions and excellent colour and patina. It was made by the famous furniture makers 'Gillows' and is a recognised design of theirs.
The table is stamp marked 'Gillows' to the top edge of the right drawer.
Date: circa 1840
This good quality antique Regency sofa table has well figured solid mahogany and cross-banded top.
The top has a 'bull-nosed edge and drop flaps to either end supported by the original adjustable supports.
Date: circa 1820