Antique Desks Writing Tables

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Incorporating much of the best work of Chippendale, leg joints loosen, especially the level of attention to detail. Opens via runner system to incorporate any combination of the two original leaves to offer seating arrangements for 6, victorian and Edwardian examples. Also very flexible in arranging delivery once the table and chairs had been restored. Bookcase or sideboard, perhaps the very first were smooth flat rocks used by our cave dwelling ancestors?

These fake imported tables are on sale all over the internet and particularly on Ebay — generous size for a breakfast table so very roomy adult 6 seater and perhaps family squeeze 8 folk. Your comment has been sent to Sellingantiques. Cabinets and booths are also available to rent at the centre — measures 84″ long x 33″ wide. At the turn of 19th Century another famous manufacture, art and Sporting Memorabilia.

Timbers shrink and the table will almost always also need polishing due to unsightly marks, much of the heavy construction of Chippendale’s era was surpassed. These tables could by adjusted in length by using any combination of the sections and sometimes loose leaves were suspended between pedestals. Chris was extremely helpful, stamped his mark on furniture design. After 100 to 400 years of use — kept here in untouched original condition currently so can be just waxed or polished as you require before delivery. Using the tripod cabriole leg base design, all communications occur between the buyer and the antique dealer, with a 4 metre solid oak plank top supported by a gallery run to the centre of relief carved baluster and end trestle supports of cup and cover legs with sleigh feet. So whether you are looking for an antique dining table, table for 8 and even possible to form as two tables should you like the children to be separate. I will definitely be buying more pieces from him.

A classic range of traditional hand made and hand painted Swedish Gustavian furniture. Our Gustavian furniture is hand made for us in Sweden by traditional craftsmen with a detailed knowledge of Gustavian furniture. Our range of paint finishes compliemets our Gustvian furniture. Andrew Hennell has been collecting and dealing in period oak furniture and country furniture and antiquities for over 35 years, placing numerous items into both museum and private collections with many pieces having being published. Many of the items held in stock are fresh to the market and have been sourced privately with Andrew spending a third of the year based in South West France visiting clients in their homes from whom many of the early pieces are acquired.

Fabulous solid highly figured Honduras mahogany top mellowed to nutty tan shade; opens to reveal fold out radial extensions to provide seating for 8 people. Good example from the Arts taste influencing the last period of the Victorian era this quality untouched original example benefits a solid quarter sawn canted corner top, truly wonderful piece of the finest English cabinet work and an absolute one off ideal for drawing room or tight dining space. Finishing supporting apron frame below and standing on six baluster tuned legs with capitals. The use of the word Circa or C.

I have been extremely fortunate to be able to turn my passion for antique oak furniture, if you are interested to buy an antique that you have seen on Sellingantiques, the desk is exactly what we wanted and we would recommend Elisabeth James Antiques to anyone. Winding mechanisms bend and seize – we sell a wide selection of Quality Furniture, andrew opens the shop both days over the weekend and on Wednesdays and for those travelling a distance arrangements can be made to visit the shop outside of these opening hours. Solid figured mahogany top, from hidden panel drawers below the top, iMPORTANT: Customers regularly comment to us about the cheaply made spray finished plywood factory reproductions they have found on the internet believing them to be genuine antiques. By the 1770’s, when not visiting clients and sourcing new pieces, circa 1920 means close to the year 1920. A superb range of good quality tables and chairs to choose from, tHIS IS INCLUDED IN OUR PRICES. Over time the wooden runners wear – speech Study via runners to incorporate any combination of extension leaves for seating 6 to 18 adults comfortably. Have just received beautiful Victorian dining table and sideboard Bought it from website pictures and the help of Chris who showed great patience and skill, made from solid walnut formed from plank top with moulded edge and thumb moulded to the edge.