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Antique, Adjustable Writing Table, English, Oak, Johnstone and Jeanes, c.1850

Antique, Adjustable Writing Table, English, Oak, Johnstone and Jeanes, c.1850


Our Stock # 18.5615

This is an antique adjustable writing table, an English, oak leather top desk by sought after cabinet maker Johnstone & Jeanes of 67 New Bond Street, London. This table dating to circa 1850 around the time of The Great Exhibition.

  • Of exceptional quality in the finest timbers
  • The oak displays mellow golden tones
  • With grain interest and a desirable aged patina
  • The adjustable top supported on a ratcheted stand
  • The original green leather skiver inset with modest border
  • Compartmentalised frieze drawer to one end
  • Stamped with the makers mark, original brass lock, key absent
  • Raised on delightful, slender, ring turned legs
  • Featuring carved, faceted capitols
  • Riding upon the original brass castors

A superior antique, adjustable writing table. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

Max Width: 61cm (24'')
Max Depth: 39.5cm (15.5'')
Max Height: 70cm (27.5'')

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