Antique English wooden desk with reading stand
English, 19th Century
Height 70cm, width 98cm, depth 46cm
Beautifully carved from wood, this Victorian English reading desk is supported by two legs with scrolled column-like profiles, with both legs joined by a central stretcher bar. The legs are adjustable with a key, allowing the desk to function as a seated or standing desk. The tabletop is shallow and features a book or paper holder to read from in the middle, which is adjustable to various angles.