A Swedish Gustavian style painted wood writing table from circa 1880 with five drawers, carved diamond motifs, fluted tapering legs and slightly raised back. Exuding an elegant simplicity typical of Scandinavian design, this Swedish Gustavian style painted wood writing table from circa 1880 is a masterclass in understated charm. Delicately carved diamond motifs in low relief grace each of the five drawers, adding a pleasingly textured touch to the piece. The brass hardware provides a subtle yet beautiful contrast with the soft, calming hue of the finish, an iconic feature of Gustavian style. Rising on fluted tapering legs, the table has a silhouette that blends the robust and the refined, while the slightly raised back offers an added sense of depth and dimension. With a legroom of 14"W x 25"H, this writing table is as practical as it is visually appealing. Whether placed in a bedroom as a vanity or in a home office as a writing desk, this Swedish Gustavian style table will imbue any space with a serene, timeless beauty that harks back to the aesthetics of 19th century Scandinavia.
Place of Origin: Sweden
Period: 19th Century
Dimensions: 41"W x 21.6"D x 32.7"H Leg room: 14"W x 25"H
Inventory Number: YY113