A fine Charles Rohlfs carved-oak revolving fall-front desk

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Lot 2006
A fine Charles Rohlfs carved-oak revolving fall-front desk

Sold for US$ 96,000 inc. premium
A fine Charles Rohlfs carved-oak revolving fall-front desk
circa 1900
fall front interior carved R within a bow saw, together with a needlepoint upholstered foot stool.
height 55¾in (141.5cm); width 25 5/8in (65cm); depth 23¾in (60.3cm)

Footnotes



  • Literature
    Leslie Greene Bowman, American Arts & Crafts Virtue in Design, Boston, Bullfinch Press/Little Brown & Co., 1990, p. 57-58 for another example of this model.

    Frederick R. Brandt, Late 19th and Early 20th Century Decorative Arts: The Sydney and Frances Lewis Collection in the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond 1985, cat. no. 16, p. 72 for another example.
A fine Charles Rohlfs carved-oak revolving fall-front desk
A fine Charles Rohlfs carved-oak revolving fall-front desk
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