Vintage Country French Provincial Walnut Writing Desk W/ Leather Top
Vintage country French provincial writing desk featuring a divided hutch storage gallery and aged leather top. Beautifully hand-crafted from walnut with divided shelf unit having an engraved brass plate ornament "Cité Saint Pierre-Lourdes". The top showcases a beautifully distressed olive green leather top with embossed gold leaf trim. The wood showcases naturally aged rustic patina with rich walnut grains and warm honey color. The desk has two spacious storage drawers constructed with dovetails and brass shield hardware. The writing table is supported on four tapered legs raised on brass casters. Solid and stable with excellent joinery and craftsmanship with a traditional European monastery style profile and excellent proportions.
- Origin: Lourdes, France
- Dimensions: W 39" x D 26.75" x H 35.75" - apron clearance 22"
- Condition: Good, minor wear consistent with age and use. Excellent joinery and craftsmanship with age-appropriate wear. Aged, rustic patina on the finish as seen in photos. Naturally aged, distressed patina on the leather with faded and dark areas. The lock on the left drawer does not work- original keys replaced.