Burl wood Italian desk on a plinth base in the campaign style. for sale
Item ID: 399230
Dazzling one-of-a-kind 1960's Italian made Burl wood desk on a plinth base in the campaign style. The irregular ring pattern of burl wood is highly prized by artists and is usually used in small sculptures.
It is rarely seen in furniture due to the quantities required for production. Must be seen to be appreciated. Delicate brass hardware and lots of drawer space for a desk this size.
MORE ABOUT BURL WOOD
Burl Wood is very attractive and highly desired for woodworkers who are always eager to work on it. This rear material is used for making wooden statues, plates, chess and backgammon boards, various handles, boxes, chests, car interior panels, furniture - even tables, chairs and working desks. For its unusual and extraordinary shape, there is a high demand on burl wood. It grows on special trees. The growth period ranges from three months to a year. People remove burl wood from plants for industrial purposes. This is very careful process with needs special instruments and accuracy. The main idea is based on removing it without any damages.
Burl wood is known as a rare, high-quality and very attractive material. Its quality depends on an age and class of a tree. The most popular are redwood, maple, walnut, African tree and Asian burl.
Eras: 1900s / 20th century, 1960s
Measurements: 81.3 x 119.4 x 59.7 CM (H x W x D) Change Unit
Condition: Fully Restored
Designer: Unknown designer
Address: 406 N La Cienega Blvd , 90048 West Hollywood , United States
Phone: +1 310-652-6045
Opening hours: Mon-Fri 9AM-5PM, Sat - 10AM-5PM
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