Fine quality, early Victorian, inlaid mahogany pedestal desk by T. Willson of London
Fine quality, early Victorian, inlaid mahogany pedestal desk by T. Willson of London. The nine drawers of a good, hand-cut, dovetailed construction with solid oak linings, working locks and the original solid brass drop handles. With beautiful inlaid detail to the drawer fronts the sides and. With a well polished back, standing on shaped bracket feet and with the original full hide leather top. Top drawer with makers stamp, see below.
Size 48 x 24 x 30 inches tall (123 x 61 x 77 cm tall)
Stock no. 5147
The firm was established in 1818 and they were cabinet makers as well as a furniture brokers ‘THOMAS WILLSON, Cabinet Maker, Upholsterer, & co. 68 GREAT QUEEN STREET, Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London’. Mary Willson and son continued the business from 1830 – 1837