Rare Maitland-Smith Louis XV Tessellated Writing Table Desk
Louis XV style male penshell (rare fossilstone) tessellated writing desk from Maitland-Smith. Purchased/special order from Showroom IV, Transitional Reproduction Collection, Estelle Goldberg, Proprietor. Desk was executed in 1985 with 17 month production/delivery. All surfaces except underside and drawer boxes are tessellated/mosaic with male penshell fossilstone pieces - handmade and detailed by the finest craftsmen. Three working drawers on front face of desk with bronze handle hardware and brass inlay detail all around the legs, top, front, rear and sides. Matching bronze handle hardware also on the rear face of the desk. Maitland-Smith authenticity identification brass plates (center drawer and underside). Cabriole leg. High gloss finish. One owner. A gentleman's "power" desk.
Dimensions: 63"L x 32"D x 29"H