Antique Library Tables and Antique Writing Tables
We sell good quality antique library tables and writing tables which are all sympathetically restored using the time-honoured traditional methods, to respect the character and integrity of each piece. If you need to look up antique furniture terminology we have a list for you here: Glossary of Terms
The table stands on four turned, carved and part ebonies legs. These are joined by an H stretcher with a beautifully carved finial in the centre.
Recently Sold Antique Writing Tables
and Library Tables
This is a truly stunning piece of furniture with beautifully figured walnut and masterly carving throughout.
The top has rounded corners at the front and sides and a bull-nose moulded edge. The back has a low rise edge.
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.
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.
Made from oak it has a lovely honey coloured patina. Recently benefitting from traditional restoration it has a new black hide writing surface with gilt and blind tooling.