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Santa Fe Style Writing Desk

  Lot # W118
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Santa Fe Style Writing Desk

This distinctive Santa Fe-style writing desk embodies the rustic elegance and robust spirit of Southwestern craftsmanship. Made in Mexico, it exhibits a sturdy solid pine construction that promises durability. The wood's natural grain is enhanced by a clear finish, showcasing the rich textures that pine offers.

The desk features traditional iron hardware, which complements the warmth of the wood and adds an authentic touch to its aesthetic. The hardware’s design is simple yet functional, offering a hand-forged appearance that aligns with the overall rustic theme.

One of the desk’s most prominent features is its hand-carved and painted details, which adorn the scalloped edge and the fan-like design at the back, as well as the drawer fronts. The carvings are highlighted by a bold red paint, while a central turquoise medallion acts as a captivating focal point. This use of color nods to the vibrant palette often found in Mexican folk art.

The desk is fitted with two functional drawers, providing convenient storage space for writing materials and other essentials. Each drawer is accented with iron pulls that further the piece's rustic charm.

Supporting the desk, the substantial 3-inch by 3-inch turned legs showcase meticulous craftsmanship. These legs not only provide stability but also feature the same hand-carved attention to detail that makes this piece stand out.

Good, Rustic By Design


  • Overall: 39 inches high by 48 inches wide by 22 inches deep
Lot # W118
System ID # 17050891
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