French Art Nouveau Marquetry-inlaid Walnut Writing Desk and Associated Side Chair
- Sold for:
- European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2481
- Date / Time :
- October 24, 2009 11:00AM
French Art Nouveau Marquetry-inlaid Walnut Writing Desk and Associated Side Chair, c. 1900, writing desk having a superstructure with everted flange top and serpentine cresting above an open shelf, two drawers and with document slots fitted to the sides, lower section fitted with a long drawer, molded supports and downswept legs ending in flattened spade feet with foliate inlay to superstructure and drawer, ht. 43, wd. 38, dp. 26; side chair with inlaid rectangular backrest with landscape scene, serpentine seat and molded square legs, seat ht. 19 in.
Desk with dry surface and some dark staining and minor water damage to top; chair with distressed upholstery; minor age typical defects to both.