Edwardian inlaid satinwood desk
Here we have this Edwardian desk made in inlaid satinwood.
These desks are commonly known as bon heur du jour (good hour of the day) desks
The top with a marvellous superstructure, consisting of a pair of lidded compartments of waterfall shape, that open to reveal an interior fitted a pen-tray and letter compartments.There is also a small drawer to each side of the desk top under the lidded sections.
The leather and tooled inset writing surface above the concave central drawer, with a pair of graduated drawers each side of the kneehole.
This elegant desk stands on square tapering legs that finish with the original brass rolling castors
Imagine yourself, sitting behind this desk of elegance and style, the chore of looking at bills would be eased somewhat!
114.5cms wide (45ins)
59cms deep (23 1/4ins)
98cms high (38 1/2ins)
61.5cms floor to underside of desk (24 1/4ins)
74cms writing surface height (29ins)
All sizes approximate