A Partners Library Desk



Constructed in mahogany, and having splendid gilt bronze accents. Of freestanding pedestal form, rising from plinth bases, dressed with running gilt bronze foliate guard bands; having an arrangement of three drawers in each pedestal, and three long drawers to the apron, all fitted with pairs of semicircular cast bronze handles, the obverse with fielded panel lockable cupboards, of excellent ‘fiddle back’ mahogany, which enclose shelved interiors, and have three faux drawers in the apron; the top dressed with an exterior guard band of gilt bronze, enclosing a tooled leather writing surface. Stamped, by the maker, to the central drawer ‘Holland & Sons’.
Circa 1860

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