A Mid 18th Century Exquisitely Decorated Lacquer Kneehole Desk

Of slight form, with two frieze drawers above six vertical drawers, with overall chinoiserie scene decoration to all sides, drawers and top. The overall surface matte and dry, with faded lustre to the gilt gesso dropped decoration, incorporating flowers and foliage, fishing figurative scenes, rocky landscapes and circling birds. With shaped kneehole, on plinth feet.

Width: 90 cm
Height: 76.5 cm
Depth: 52 cm
Width of Kneehole: 32.5 cm
Height of Kneehole: 58 cm (shaped)