English “Chippendale Style” Mahogany Writing Table

English "Chippendale Style" Mahogany Writing Table

Made of Honduras mahogany with a rich faded patina. Original hand tooled and gilded red leather top with finely carved surrounding molding. Two “bookmatched” drawers retaining the original brass handles over boldly shaped cabriole legs with carved knees and ball and claw feet. The rear and side panels also finished with carved decoration and moldings. Superb condition and very elegant proportions. Made in England, circa 1860.

England, 19th c.$18500.00ID: 5811
H x 31"W x 54" D x 35.5"

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