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Writing table or partners desk with four matching drawers front and back. Cabriole legs with carved acanthus leaf knees, energetic claw and ball feet with deep hollows above claws, Carved convex quarter shell brackets around center opening. Quarter column pilasters. Probably walnut primary, poplar secondary. Chamfered drawers with hand-cut dovetails on all four corners. Wooden pegs, square nails, hand-cut screws, mortise and tenon construction. Early hand-cut brasses may be original. Leather top appears to be a replacement. Probably Philadelphia made, descended in the Cadwalader family.
Aprox. 42" wide, 28" deep, 29 1/2" in height.

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Cadwalader Family Chippendale Writing Table

Estimate $600 - $900Jun 16, 2018