Description & Technical information

Note: The desk retains most of the original ornate swan-neck handles. The leather insert is of later date.

Date:  1770
Period:  George III
Origin:  English
Medium: Mahogany
Dimensions: 76 x 148.35 x 95.5 cm (29⁷/₈ x 58³/₈ x 37⁵/₈ inches)
Provenance: Norman Adams Ltd., London, England, until 1978.
Private collection, Washington, DC, USA.
Literature: Connoisseur, October 1975, p. 39; advertisement with Norman Adams Ltd.
Categories: Furniture