French Louis XVI Style 19th Century Walnut Desk with Cross-Banding and Marquetry

An Italian Louis XVI style walnut desk from the 19th century with five drawers, cross-banded inlay, floral marquetry and tapered legs. This exquisite 19th-century Italian Louis XVI style walnut desk features a beautiful walnut grain, highlighted by intricate cross-banded inlay and delicate floral marquetry that adorn the sides, adding a touch of sophistication to the piece. The façade is thoughtfully designed with a large central drawer, flanked by four smaller drawers, all veneered and providing ample storage space while maintaining a balanced and symmetrical appearance. The desk rests on gracefully tapered legs, enhancing its sleek and elegant silhouette. The apron height measures 23.75", and the legroom is a comfortable 21.75", ensuring both functionality and style. The meticulous inlay work and marquetry are complemented by the warm tones of the walnut, making this desk a focal point in any room. Ideal for a study, home office, or even as an accent piece in a living room, this Louis XVI style desk combines practicality with timeless beauty. Its five drawers offer excellent storage options for writing instruments, documents, and other essentials, while the spacious top provides an elegant workspace. This desk not only serves as a functional piece of furniture but also adds a touch of historical charm and sophistication to any interior, making it a perfect addition for those who appreciate fine antique decor.
Place of Origin: Italy
Period: 19th Century
Dimensions: 47.5"W x 22"D x 31.625"H 23.75" Apron 21.75" Leg Room
Inventory Number: YY288
Price: $5,950