Torbjorn Afdal writing bureau | Vintage Rosewood
Stunning vintage writing bureau in Brazilian rosewood with locking drop-front
This elegant tall and slender cabinet stands as an impressive monument to Norwegian design of the midcentury period.
The bureau has 2 spacious drawers which are constructed using oak for their sides. Each drawer is fitted with the large lip cup handle - a signture detail from Afdal
When un-locked and open the desk area is spacious and deep providing good amounts of work space and flanked elegantly by a balcony with shallow letters drawers constructed from SOLID rosewood.
Vertical divisions for standing books or papers, are removable should you want to make the overall work space bigger.
Condition. Superb with VERY minor signs of use.
Even and deep colour rosewood with strong wood grain.
Design. Torbjørn Afdal
Producer. Mellemstrands trevareindustri, Norway
Year of design. 1966
RATED 5/5 FOR INVESTMENT
Based on rarity
Width 39½ inch / 100cm
Depth 17½ inch / 45cm
Height 46 inch / 117cm
Depth of open writing space 26½ inch / 67cm
Clearance under open writing desk 27½ inch / 70cm