A Gustavian period Swedish cream/grey painted slant-front desk from circa 1800 with three drawers and tapered feet. Emanating timeless Swedish elegance, this Gustavian period slant-front desk, circa 1800, serves as both a functional workspace and a decorative masterpiece. Painted in a sophisticated medium cream/grey palette, the piece gracefully balances age with charm, revealing hints of its original wood along the edges—a nod to its rich history.
Standing at 27.5 inches in height and spanning 33.75 inches in depth, the desk's design is both intricate and practical. The slant-front opens to an organized array of inner drawers, thoughtfully surrounding a central door and accompanied by open shelves, ideal for storing treasured letters, cherished memoirs, or essential office supplies. Its façade seamlessly integrates with three drawers, the uppermost being more petite, ensuring ample storage for modern-day needs.
Imagine this piece as the centerpiece of a vintage-inspired home study or as an elegant touch to a contemporary living space. Its Gustavian design elements, combined with its practical utility, make it an ideal choice for writers, artists, or anyone desiring a touch of historical opulence in their decor. In today's modern interiors, this desk promises to weave tales of the past while serving the present.
Place of Origin: Sweden
Period: 19th Century
Dimensions: 29.73"W x 20"D x 38.5"H. Desk Height: 27.5" x 33.75"D
Inventory Number: YY139