A Swedish off-white, light grey painted writing desk from the 19th century with three-quarter gallery surrounding the rectangular top, single drawer carved with reeded motifs and four tapered legs. Dive into the timeless charm of Scandinavian craftsmanship with this exquisite 19th-century Swedish writing table. Bathed in serene off-white and light grey hues, this piece is a manifestation of Swedish aesthetics that prize subtlety and functional elegance. The desk's rectangular top is gracefully bordered by a three-quarter gallery, ensuring your essentials stay well-contained.
The artistry extends to a single drawer, adorned with meticulously carved reeded motifs, offering both storage and visual appeal. Supported by four precisely tapered legs, the table stands with a discreet poise, its apron measuring a comfortable 22 inches in height – a clear indication of its ergonomic design, merging form with function.
This desk is not merely a functional workspace; it's a statement piece. Perfect for writers, thinkers, or anyone wishing to have a serene space for reflection and creativity. Position it against a backdrop of floor-to-ceiling bookshelves for a literary ambiance, or near a large window to pen your thoughts while soaking in natural light. As the anchor of a home office, or even in a bedroom corner, this piece promises to add a dash of historic charm and utility.
Place of Origin: Sweden
Period: 19th Century
Dimensions: 31.5"W x 19.25"D x 30.75"H. Apron 22"
Inventory Number: YY151