Antique Gold Chinese Writing Bureau Desk with Carvings
This is a beautifully ornate writing bureau on stand which dates to the early 20th century.
Made of mixed woods it is an attractive and practical piece which is ideal for an office or study. It makes a nice alternative to a traditional desk and is a useful work space for any home, perfect for storing a laptop or writing letters. It has the benefit of splitting into two parts, a carved stand and an ornate bureau section.
The bureau is fitted with a heavily carved fall front which opens to reveal a fitted interior with two small drawers and pigeon holes for stationery and correspondence.
Below the fall front are two decorative drawers.
The sides of the bureau are very ornate with deep carvings and the bureau has a gold painted finish.
height to top-123.5cms
height to fall front-78cms
The bureau is in solid structural condition with various small marks of age and use.
One drawer has some old ink stains and there is no key present, this has been lost somewhere in time.
The stand is a little wonky looking although very sturdy and solid.
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