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Louis Philippe Bonheur du Jour - London Fine Antiques

Louis Philippe Bonheur du Jour

Our Stock # LFA-1171

This is a French, Louis Philippe, bonheur du jour, lady's writing desk.

Dating to c.1840 during the reign of King Louis Philippe (1830-1848), this elegant writing desk is finished in the finest, figured mahogany with oak lined drawers.

Raised on reeded, turned and tapered legs a frieze drawer sits beneath a sliding work surface inset with a dark blue skiver with dual border of a gold and blind tooling.

To the rear of the writing surface a double bank of three stationery drawers are surmounted by a pierced fretwork gallery back.

Good antique condition throughout, delivered waxed and polished ready for the home.

Max Width: 101cm (39.75'')
Max Depth: 56cm (22'')
Extending to: 69cm (27")
Max Height: 114cm (45'')


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