George II burr walnut caddy top kneehole desk - Millington Adams

George II burr walnut caddy top kneehole desk

Wonderful colour and in superb original condition

Stock Code: 2413 - SOLD

Description: A fine George II burr walnut & feather banded caddy top kneehole desk, of excellent original colour & patina. The rectangular top, quarter veneered, feather and cross banded with a scribed caddy top edge. Below an arrangement of one long over two pairs of three short feather banded, quadrant beaded and oak lined drawers, fitted with original brassware and locks. The central recess with a drawer to the top and a central kneehole cupboard compartment with shelf. The kneehole is supported to the front by a pair of bracket feet, with a single bracket foot to each side at the rear.

A superb piece of walnut, with fabulous colour, surface and patina. The compact size and excellent proportions add to the appeal of this wonderful piece of furniture.

Condition: Excellent. Possible minor old restorations, brass-ware and feet apparently original.

Country of Origin: England

Origin/Age: English, George II, circa 1725

Provenance: Private collection Cheshire, UK. With the same family for over 50 years.

Dimensions: Height 30.50 inches (77.47cm) Width 31.00 inches (78.74cm) Depth 19.00 inches (48.26cm)

Price: £12,900