A nice, compact and very practical Louis XVI Style French Kidney Shaped Writing Table

If you are looking for a very attractive period style desk but have limited space then this could very well be the one for you – we are offering this compact but beautiful French Louis XVI style writing or side table fitted with decorative ormolu mounts, which dates from the last quarter of the twentieth century.

This very attractive French Louis XVI style writing table is kidney shaped and is suitable for use in almost any room due to its compact size.

The writing table is crafted from a beautifully coloured mahogany and has elegant satinwood crossbanding. The table is also  decorated with some very fine and intricate floral marquetry together with ormolu beading.

The frieze if fitted with a useful and capacious drawer and the table stands on tapering legs that terminate in brass castors.

This lovely writing table is very versatile and will enhance any room of your home or office. We are offering this French Kidney Shaped Writing Table for sale in excellent condition at only £850.


You can view this writing table in person by visiting our north London warehouse and showrooms. We are open every weekday from 10am until 5pm. We also open on occasional Saturdays but please call before making a journey on a Saturday to confirm that we are open. We are closed on Sundays.

More information

If you are unable to visit our showroom please feel free to call us and ask any questions that you may have – the number to call is +44 20 8809 9605 and the item reference to quote when calling is 00244.

The Vital Statistics

As we have said, this is a very compact table, the actual measurements being as follows: 78cm high x 97cm wide x 53cm deep, which, in feet and inches would be: 2 ft 7 in high x 3 ft 2 in wide x 1 ft 9 in deep.

Need somewhere to sit?

We have a range of lovely antique and contemporary office chairs that would complement this lovely kidney shaped writing table – please follow this link to see all of our chairs.

Should you wish to discuss your interest in this writing table with one of our experts please give us a call on +44 20 8809 9605 and quote items reference number 00244.

This fine kidney shaped writing table can be expertly packed and shipped to you, wherever you may live or work, please ask for a shipping quote first if you would. UK mainland shipping is free of charge.