This small, antique 18th century writing table is inset with a green leather rectangular top, above a reading slide. The base is fashioned with patterns of crossbanded burled walnut veneer, with a central frieze drawer flanked by two stacked, short drawers, each with brass escutcheons. The serpentine apron terminates on cabriole legs.
PROVENANCE Gjorslev Manor House (Stevns, Denmark).
DATE c. 1770
DIMENSIONS Width 42 Depth 21.5 Height 32.25 in.