This is a stunning and superb quality ALFRED COX walnut and burr desk / side table which although dating to circa 1920 / 30 has been created in a stunning Queen Ann Style. It has it's original makers label to the inside of the top right drawer.
Alfred Cox was and remains a highly regarded and renowned British iconic designer and furniture maker that originally retailed its furniture through Heals in London and similar high end stores during the middle of the 20th century. If we start with the top this has superb half burr walnut veneered top which looks exquisite, to the front and side the edge is then superb carved with wonderful gardoon carved detailing. The front and top of the piece are a pretty serpentine and bow shape. There is a serpentine shaped drawer with a lovely shaped freeze below which is flanked by three drawers.
All the drawers have lovely cock beading to the edge and pretty swan neck handles which are superbly detailed. All have fine dovetail joints which shows the quality of the piece. The piece is then raised on lovely elegant cabriole legs which have the most exquisite acanthus leaves carved detailing to the top. This is a lovely piece of furniture which would look fantastic in any room you choose to place it in.
46.5 inches / 118 cm long. 21 inches / 53.5 cm deep.
30.25 inches / 77 cm high. The central opening to the desk measures approximately 20.5/52cm wide, by 22.5/57cm tall at the lowest point (in the middle). As can be seen from the above dimensions this desk is of lovely proportions. With regards to age the desk is circa 1920 / 1930. The condition of this desk is exceptionally good, as can be seen from the photographs just very minor marks commensurate with age and very careful use.For collection in person, cash on collection. If you are unable to collect you are welcome to arrange a courier.
The following couriers can provide a quote. · Chris Hodge of GEAR SHIFTERS on 07979 603390. · Mark Woodrow on 07525 761169. · Russell Wisdom on 07584 190581.
Unless prior arrangements have been made all items to be collected within 14 days. The item "ALFRED COX Antique Style Walnut Desk / Side Table Computer Desk Queen Anne Style" is in sale since Monday, August 13, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Furniture\Desks\20th Century".The seller is "nathanwilson1" and is located in Chester, Cheshire. This item can't be shipped, the buyer must pick up the item.