Edwardian writing desk

Rosewood and Mahogany with stamped and cast brass fittings, gold gilt stenciling.

Antique Edwardian Desks

George Moore spent much of his early career in Paris and was one of the first writers to use the techniques of the French realist novelists in English. This console was made between and A diminutive console table.

Many of Swift's works reflected support for Ireland during times of political turmoil with England, including Proposal for Edwardian writing desk Use of Irish ManufactureDrapier's Lettersand A Modest Proposaland earned him the status of an Irish patriot.

Many of its speakers died of hunger or fever, and many more emigrated. Incised numbers on the underside: A certain number of local patrons were still to be found, even in the early 19th century, and especially among the few surviving families of the Gaelic aristocracy.

William Baumgarten was the managing director of Herter Bros. Minor old insect damage to the back right leg does not lesson the strength of this very practical piece of seating which only requires the changing of the original upholstery.

Literacy in Irish was restricted to a very few.

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The construction is closest to the American Modern Gothic style. The "moon" shown on the table is probably an afterthought to 'repair' a mar to the painted surface.

The artwork on the original playbill and the sleeve of the cast recording is by Al Hirschfeldwho drew the playwright Shaw as a heavenly puppetmaster pulling the strings on the Henry Higgins character, while Higgins in turn attempts to control Eliza Doolittle.

The surface at some point in the past has been cleaned, there is a clean break in one of the scrolled arm supports which has been repaired, newer upholstery foundation and textile.

Early 19th century, possibly Austrian. The original Broadway cast album had been a mono recording. Loewe said, "We will write the show without the rights, and when the time comes for them to decide who is to get them, we will be so far ahead of everyone else that they will be forced to give them to us.

The size of the table is 42" x 27" x 29" tall. Original enamel dial with chips and damage to the dial. In the 18th century[ edit ] Scotsmainly Gaelic -speaking, had been settling in Ulster since the 15th century, but large numbers of Scots -speaking Lowlanders, somearrived during the 17th century following the Plantationwith the peak reached during the s.

A national tour was directed by Robin Midgley. Beautiful cherry veneered box. Irish mythological and legendary saga cycles[ edit ] Main article: In the late 20th century the Ulster Scots poetic tradition was revived, albeit often replacing the traditional Modern Scots orthographic practice with a series of contradictory idiolects.Edwardian furniture has been given a breath of new life with these special pieces, all hand made with a level of detail and refinement rarely seen in modern interpretations.

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Edwardian writing desk
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