Sold Antique Desks, Library Tables and Writing Tables

A selection of our sold antique desks, for reference for customers to view a range of different styles of antique desks.
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Antique Mahogany Writing Desk
A very useful antique side table or small writing desk has a beautifully figured solid mahogany top. It is an early Victorian, writing table or side table with rounded corners at the front and sides and a bull-nose moulded edge
Date: circa 1850
Reference: SN582
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Antique Georgian Writing Desk
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
Date: circa 1800
Reference: SN742
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Antique French Mahogany Desk with Ormolu Mounts
Absolutely stunning French antique pedestal desk made from plum pudding mahogany veneers with fine quality ormolu mounts. A superb quality antique desk decorated with the original, finely cast, ormolu (gilded brass) to all sides
Date:circa 1900
Reference: SN610
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Antique William 1V Oak Library Table or Desk
A good quality oak William 1V partners library table or desk. This handsome library table. It has a lovely honey coloured patina and had benefited from careful restoration and a replacement black hide writing leather surface
Date: circa 1835
Reference: SN731
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Antique Mahogany Partners Library Table or Desk
This is a very good quality, heavy-weight, antique partners library table. It is beautifully constructed from well-figured mahogany timbers. It has benefitted from traditional restoration, french polishing and a replacement black hide writing surface
Date: circa 1835
Reference: SN722
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Antique Carved Walnut Library table or Desk
A very rare carved antique walnut writing table or desk made by Dublin cabinet makers *W F Fry & Co. This is a truly stunning piece of furniture with beautifully figured walnut and masterly carving
Date:circa 1860
Reference: SN686
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Antique George 1V Mahogany Partners Desk
This handsome English antique partners desk is made from well figured mahogany timbers throughout. It has recently benefited from professional cleaning and traditional restoration including french polishing and waxing.
Date:circa 1830
Reference: SN752
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Antique Satinwood Library table or Desk
An impressive and fine quality antique library table or desk made from well figured *satinwood. The rarity and quality of this piece suggests that it has been specially commissioned. The top has a replacement black hide writing leather with gilt and blind tooling
date:circa 1830
Reference: SN669
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Antique Mahogany Library Table or Desk
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 replacement hide writing surface with gilt and blind tooling
Date:circa 1880
Reference SN723
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Antique English Georgian Desk
A rare George 111 antique mahogany pedestal desk having a very attractive old, hand coloured, green writing surface with blind and gilt tooling surrounded by a well-figured cross band of mahogany with a 'thumb moulding ' and square corners
Date:circa 1800
Reference: SN616
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Antique Regency Library Table or Desk
This rare antique Regency partners library table or desk is a good large size and has been constructed from the best quality mahogany timbers. The panelled end standards have reeded supporting brackets and gadrooned lower border and carved scrolling feet
Date:circa 1820
Reference:SN755
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Antique Campaign Desk in Teak and Amboyna
This attractive rare antique campaign desk is a Chinese export made for the Western Market in the European style.
The desk is constructed as one piece and made from solid teak with beautifully figured amboyna burr walnut veneers.
Date: circa 1830
Reference:  SN726
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Antique Walnut Pedestal Desk
This beautiful antique Victorian pedestal desk was constructed with very decorative burr and figured walnut. It has recently benefited from traditional professional restoration including french polishing and waxing. It has also been fitted with a replacement black hide
Date: circa 1850
Reference: SN747
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Antique Georgian Library Table
An elegantly proportioned antique partners writing table or desk which dates from the late Regency period. It has benefitted from traditional restoration which included a new black hide writing leather with blind and gilt tooling and french polishing
Date: circa 1820
Reference: SN690
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Antique French Empire Style Pedestal Desk
This beautiful antique French Empire Style desk is made from well figured mahogany timbers. It is decorated throughout with a molded brass bordered trim. The desk has recently been cleaned and waxed polished which has brought out the beautiful patina.
Date: circa 1900
Reference: SN750
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Antique French Burr Walnut Desk and Chair
This rare French antique burr and figured walnut writing table and chair has a beautiful golden patina. The leather desk top is surrounded by a band of walnut with a kingwood stringing inlay. Below this is in the frieze is fitted three mahogany lined drawers with the original locks and key.
Date: circa 1900
Reference: SN733
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Antique Walnut Desk by Edwards and Roberts
This beautiful Antique Walnut Victorian Desk was made by the highly regarded cabinet maker 'Edwards and Roberts'* and constructed using beautifully decorative burr and figured walnut.
Date: circa: 1880
Reference: SN620
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Vintage Walnut Partners Desk
This very beautiful large vintage partners desk was made to a high standard with walnut veneers chosen for their attractive figuring. The desk has recently been professionally restored which included traditional french polishing
Date:circa 1930
Reference: SN719
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Large Antique Georgian Partners Desk

Antique Mahogany Partners Desk
A very handsome large antique partners desk made from good quality mahogany timbers with a beautiful rich mahogany colour. This beautiful desk has benefitted from professional restoration including traditional french polishing and waxing
Date: circa 1830
Reference: SN679
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Antique English Oak Pedestal Desk

Antique Oak Pedestal Desk
This Antique English Oak Pedestal Desk is made from beautifully figured quarter cut English Oak. Recently benefitting from Professional sympathetic restoration the desk has a lovely honey colour and rich patina.
 
Date: circa 1880
Reference: SN554
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Antique French Empire Style Pedestal Desk

Antique French Empire Style Pedestal Desk
This stunning antique French Directoire desk from the latter part of the 19th century is made from well figured 'plum pudding' mahogany (Acajou mouchete)and trimmed with moulded brass borders.
Date: circa 1880
Reference: SN637
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Antique Oak Panelled Pedestal Desk

Antique Panelled Oak Pedestal Desk
This substantial antique oak pedestal desk is beautifully constructed and made from well figured quarter cut solid oak timbers. The desk has raised 'fielded' panels to all sides 
Date:circa 1890
Reference: SN687
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Antique Edwardian Mahogany Pedestal Desk

Antique Edwardian Mahogany Pedestal Desk
A beautiful antique mahogany desk made from good quality figured timbers in the Chippendale revival style. The top has recently been restored including french polishing in the traditional manner
Date: circa 1900
Reference: SN688
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Large Antique Georgian Mahogany Partners Desk

Large Antique Georgian Mahogany Partners Desk
An early 19th century large antique mahogany partners desk, fitted with 18 drawers and deep enough for two people sharing. It has a very lovely even colour throughout
Date: circa 1820
Reference: SN696
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Antique Edwards and Roberts Walnut Pedestal Desk

Antique Walnut Pedestal Desk by Edwards and Roberts
This beautiful Antique Victorian Desk was made by the highly regarded cabinet maker 'Edwards and Roberts'* and constructed using beautifully decorative burr and figured walnut.
Date: circa 1880
Reference: SN620
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Antique English Mahogany Pedestal Desk

Antique English Mahogany Pedestal Desk
This handsome English antique pedestal desk has well figured mahogany timbers throughout. It has a replacement green hide writing surface with gilt and blind tooling.
Date:  circa 1840
Reference: SN694
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Vintage George 11 Style Walnut Desk
Vintage George 11 Style Burr and Figured walnut Desk
Made to a very high standard with walnut veneers chosen for their attractive figuring.
The desk has recently been professionally restored
Date: circa 1930
Reference: SN702
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Antique English Mahogany Partners Desk

Antique English Mahogany Partners Desk
A handsome and imposing,18 drawerantique mahogany partners desk. This large classically styled antique partners desk has been professionally restored to bring back the beautiful colour of the mahogany.
Date: circa 1880
Reference: SN664
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Antique Edwardian Inlaid Mahogany Pedestal Desk

Antique Edwardian Inlaid Mahogany Pedestal Desk
This attractive antique pedestal desk has beautifully figured mahogany timbers inlaid with boxwood and ebony checkered banding and boxwood stringing.
Date: circa 1900
Reference: SN671
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Antique Victorian Mahogany Partners Desk

Antique Victorian Mahogany Partners Desk
This very attractive antique Victorian mahogany partners desk dates from the middle of the 19th century and is made from well figured timbers. It has recently benefited from traditional restoration
Date: circa 1860
Reference: SN652
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Large Antique Mahogany Partners Desk

Large Antique Mahogany Partners Desk>
A very good quality, 18 drawer. antique partners desk made from well figured solid mahogany. This is a large size, very handsome desk with a beautiful rich mahogany.
Date: circa 1880
Reference: SN685
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Antique Gillows Mahogany Knee-hole Desk

Antique Gillows Mahogany Knee-hole Desk
A beautifulantique Gillows mahogany desk made from the best quality figured timbers in the Chippendale revival style.
The desk has recently been restored including french polishing in the traditional manner.
Date: circa 1880
Reference: SN628
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Antique Mahogany Partners Desk

Antique Mahogany Partners Desk
This handsome mid 19th century antique partners desk has well figured mahogany timbers throughout and is stamped marked for the furniture dealer 'James Winter of Wardour Street, London'
Date: circa 1860
Reference: SN675
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Large Antique Mahogany Partners Desk

Large Antique Mahogany Partners Desk
A very good quality, large antique partners desk made from beautifully figured solid mahogany. It is a very handsome desk with a beautiful rich mahogany colour and panelling to all sides.
Date: circa 1890
Reference: SN651
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Antique Edwardian Mahogany Satinwood Desk

This handsomeantique mahogany and satinwood deskis a practical size for a study. It is polished all round so that it can be used as a free-standing piece facing into the room if required and the eye-catching timbers and contrasting banding.
Date: circa 1900
Reference: SN630
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Antique Chippendale Style Partners Desk

Antique Chippendale Style Partners Desk
This attractive and substantial antique partners desk>was made in the mid 18th-century style associated withThomas Chippendale. The desk has a lovely sinuous shape to all sides and has the most attractive figured mahogany.
Date: circa 1910
Reference: SN638
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Antique Figured Walnut Partners Desk

A very good quality large antique walnut partners desk with well figured matched walnut veneers. This desk has beautifully figured walnut veneers and has recently benefited from traditional restoration.
Date: circa 1880
Reference: SN639
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Antique Mahogany Georgian Partners Desk

Antique Mahogany Georgian Partners Desk
This handsome English antique partners desk has well-figured mahogany timbers throughout and is stamped marked *A. Solomon, 59 Great Queen Street.
It has an old faded (hand coloured) green hide writing surface with blind tooling.
Date: circa 1830
Reference: SN656
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Antique Golden Oak Pedestal Desk

Antique Golden Oak Pedestal Desk
This lovely antique oak desk is made from the best quality oak timbers to a very high standard of craftsmanship. The desk has recently benefited from professional sympathetic restoration which includes a replacement hide writing surface
Date: circa 1860
Reference: SN623
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Antique Figured and Burr Walnut Davenport

Antique Figured and Burr Walnut Davenport
This fine quality, beautifully figured antique walnut davenport desk was made by the Edinburgh firm of John Taylor and Sons. The desk has the best quality figured and burr walnut veneers to all sides of the desk with a beautiful rich colour.
Date: circa 1850
Reference: SN578
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Antique Mahogany Partners Desk by M. Willson, London

Antique Mahogany Partners Desk M Wilson
This is a rare and stunning antique partners desk made to the highest standards and stamp marked M. Willson, 68 Great Queen Street, London. It has very pleasing proportions and beautifully figured timbers.
Date: circa 1835
Reference: SN530
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English Antique William 1V Partners Desk

Antique Mahogany Partners Desk M Wilson
A classically styled antique mahogany partners desk from the first half of the 19th century and stamp marked M. Willson, 68 Great Queen Street, London.
Date: circa 1835
Reference: SN441
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Vintage Kidney Shaped Mahogany Pedestal Desk

Antique Kidney Shaped Desk
Attractive Vintage Mahogany Desk from the early 20th century, constructed from good quality mahogany. This vintage kidney shaped desk has beautifully figured mahogany veneers on sides and throughout the drawer fronts. It has a very attractive 'old gold' leather writing surface, with gilt and blind tooling
Date: circa 1920
Reference: SN395
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Antique George 1st Style Walnut Pedestal Desk

Antique Walnut Pedestal Desk
This beautiful antique, George 1 style, figured walnut desk recently been sympathetically restored enhancing its beautiful honey coloured patina. It is a stunning quality desk with cross banded edging
Date: circa 1920
Reference: SN619
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