A PRETTY VICTORIAN PINE FRENCH LINEN PAINTED LADIES WRITING DESK. This beautiful item has been constructed from solid pine & oak timbers back in the later part of the 19th century, it has recently been painted in Annie Sloan French linen & is complete with 9 drawers in total, 10x turned bun handles, 9x origional brass drawer locks & 9x origional brass escutcheons. All drawers open & close with a nice easy action & stop in the position they are suposed to, the linings are constructed from solid mahogany timbers with hand vut dovetail joints.It has recently been painted with 2x coats of Annie Sloan (French Linen), the paint has been sealed in between coats then Distressed & Clear Waxed to give a wonderful aged finish. The top has been stripped back to natrual pine timber with an oak moulding to the outer edge, it has been sanded, sealed & waxed. As this is a twin pedestal desk the top lifts off so it splits into 3 main sections, the top & 2x banks of drawers, making it really easy to move around your home.
The pictures are a true reflection of this item & it looks absolutley charming please expect some minimal age related wear as this item is over 130 years old. We are always happy to arrange viewings by appointment. Please collect within 2 weeks from date of sale. The item "A Pretty Victorian Pine French Linen Painted Ladies Writing Desk With 9 Drawers" is in sale since Saturday, August 3, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Furniture\Desks\Victorian (1837-1901)".The seller is "butter-flint-mccloud" and is located in York. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.