19th Century French Carved Oak Desk


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Writing table/library table with one full length drawer. Also called bureau plat desk, commonly referred to as a Victorian “DOLPHIN” table, see carved mythical dolphin feet.  Handsome relief carved lion masks ( 2 have brass rings) on the canted corners, drop finials on the corners and arch. One finial is not in tact. Ornate carved French gadrooning on the frieze.  Great to float in center of a room.
Large double legs on each side, hand carved bulbous shape. Stretcher base shows well designed stability.
Renaissance at its grandest!

40” x 30” x 30”

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