Extremely rare Wooton “Ladies Model” Renaissance style Patent Secretary Desk by William S. Wooton. This spectacular Wooton desk is executed in walnut and burl, ebonized and gilded incised carving. This Wooton desk with its gold hand tooled leather writing board has solid bronze hardware including a patent plate and letter slot. It features bird’s eye maple interior, burgandy tooled leather and a carved gallery with burled panels, ebonized trim and incising. The cylinder shaped banks have inset burled panels and open on three ornate support hinges, The left bank with a mail slot. The banks contain numerous slots and cubbies. A drop down writing surface with birds-eye maple and ebony incising. These desks are very rare and are as functional as they are beautiful..
Dimensions (open): 70″H x 72″W x 26″D
Dimensions (closed): 74″H x 37″W x 28″D