Queen Anne desk on frame



A rare and fine, possibly unique, Queen Anne desk on frame.  Made of cherry throughout, in old red paint, this desk was bought privately in a house in Exeter, NH, but is most likely from eastern CT, c.1740-60.  A fine country interior, a heart cut in the center of the skirt, and with turned legs ending in shoe feet- the front facing out, the rear facing in--and made that way!  There is a repair to the lid where it meets the frame, and one rear foot has been partially rebuilt.



Dealer Peter H. Eaton Antiques, Inc.
Date: c.1740-60
Origin Eastern CT
Artist/Maker
Measurements Base 39 3/4", top 36", height 41", writing height 30"
Inventory View Dealer's Inventory
Website http://petereaton.com
Price 6200.00
Contact Peter Eaton, 978-465-2754 or  Peter@PeterEaton.com

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