French, late 19th-early 20th century. A Louis XVI-style writing desk, having a top with pierced gallery over five drawers and leather-covered writing surface, flanked by sides topped with ornate brass mounts, over single dovetailed drawer with brass pulls, all rising on sabre legs; ht. 40, wd. 36, dp. 18 in.
Minor wear and scuffs to surface. Some separation of brass mounts on legs. Surface cracks to veneer.