Antique English Art Deco Figured Walnut Glass Cloud Shaped Pedestal Office Desk
Antique English Art Deco Figured Walnut & Glass Cloud Shaped Pedestal Office Desk (Circa 1930). This is a fine quality antique Art Deco figured walnut serpentine cloud shaped pedestal desk, with a glass top, circa 1930, in excellent condition. 3ft 11¼ wide x 1ft 9 deep. Superb figured walnut veneer figuration. Cloud shape / serpentine front. Curved corners, stepped design & clean lines. Original drawer knobs & handles. The desk boasts a classic skyscraper design, with a stepped serpentine shaped top section above two bow shaped pedestals. The top of the desk features stunning quality figured walnut, mirror-matched veneers, with a shaped removable glass top. The top section consists of three serpentine shaped drawers above a bank of three bowed drawers in each pedestal, with a small gallery upstand to the rear of the desk. The desk retains its original walnut knobs and handles. The pedestals sit on elegant recessed art deco curved plinths. This desk boasts classic Art Deco styling in the overall design of the curved corners, clean lines to the tops, the handles and the feet. The drawers feature sycamore linings. This is a single piece desk. It is unusual to see of a desk of this design and shape in the marketplace. The desk boasts a rich walnut colour. It has a fantastic colour and patinaton; this can only be achieved through age and years of care and cleaning it has received. This desk would look superb in a variety of rooms from the work place to the home office. The desk would certainly grace any home or office and a great investment, as they are an extremely functional. Which has been adapted from a dressing table. The desk has been French polished by hand, to a professional standard, in our workshop, therefore the colour and patination are of an excellent standard. Nominal old use marks to the leading edges and insides of drawers, but nothing significant considering the age of the item.
There are no stains or scratches to the top of the desk. The drawers retain their original handles. The drawers also feature dovetail construction, hardwood interiors and quarter beading, closing flush to the frame. This is a single piece desk; it does not dismantle into sections.
The desk boasts a mellow walnut colour. This item is well constructed, solid in joint and ready to use. External height = 80.4cm or 31 or 2ft 7 External Width = 120cm or 47¼ or 3ft 11¼ External Depth = 55cm or 21 or 1ft 9 Writing Height = 74.7cm or 29 or 2ft 5 Writing Width = 105.3cm or 41½ or 3ft 5½ Writing Depth = 44.5cm or 17½ or 1ft 5½ Knee Height = 60.1cm or 23 or 1ft 11 Knee Width (Pedestal Body) = 51.5cm or 20¼ or 1ft 8¼ Knee Width (Pedestal Plinth) = 52.5cm or 20 or 1ft 8.
All items are professionally packaged and fully insured in transit; therefore, we can assure you, your items will be securely protected in transit and arrive safely with you. Before placing your order(s) please make sure this is the item for you. CINOA is the world association of Art & Antique dealer associations. All LAPADA & CINOA members abide by their strict code of practice by adhering to reputable standards of quality, expertise and integrity. Yola Gray has dealt in fine art and antique furniture for over 40 years. Yola Gray has a special interest in Colonial furniture, specifically Colonial Four Poster Beds. Yola Gray also provides a variety of fine English Antique Furniture, Art and Fabrics to clients in the UK, Europe and further afield. The item "Antique English Art Deco Figured Walnut Glass Cloud Shaped Pedestal Office Desk" is in sale since Wednesday, April 28, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Furniture\Desks & Secretaries". The seller is "yolandagrayantiques" and is located in Tarporley, Cheshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Featured Refinements: Antique Pedestal Desk
- Age: Circa 1930
- Provenance: England, UK
- Dimensions: Height: 2ft 7, Width: 3ft 11¼, Depth: 1ft 9
- Returns Policy: Free 14 Day UK Returns
- Style: English
- Material: Walnut
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Antique: Yes
- Time Period Manufactured: 20th Century