This is an antique open pedestal desk, an English, walnut writing table by W. Walker and Sons, London and dating to the late 19th century circa 1870.
Attractive desk in select walnut displaying mellow tones
Made by the pre-eminent cabinet maker W Walker & Sons, London
Panelled show back design – ideal for centre room placement
Open pedestal design with tapered fluted pillars
Offering a bracketed lower under-tier
Raised on square section feet
A central frieze drawer is flanked by two drawers each side
The upper drawers fluted and dressed with brass drop handles
The olive green leather skiver is twin tooled in gold and offers a generous desk space
The upper right hand drawer stamped 'W Walker & Sons of Bunhill Row, London, EC'
A desirable and attractive desk with solid joints and construction. Delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.
Max Width: 122cm (48'')
Max Depth: 76cm (30'')
Max Height: 73.5cm (29'')
Kneehole Width: 54cm (21.25'')
Kneehole Depth: 57cm (22.5’')
More about W Walker & Sons, Bunhill Row, London
W Walker & Sons were a London firm of cabinet makers and furnishers.
The firm started trading in 1848, founded by a Mr. W. Walker. Growing continuously over the following decades, they opened a showroom in Bunhill Row, London.
Shoreditch was the epicentre of England's burgeoning furniture trade at the time and Walker and Sons a major player in that scene.
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