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Period Late Gustavian / Empire Desk

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Period Late Gustavian / Empire Desk

From Karlskrona yard where Fredric Henric af Chapman 1721 - 1808 was appointed Admiral Superintendent in 1782

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Period Late Gustavian / Empire Desk

Period late Gustavian / Empire three drawer desk with a removable gallery which houses 8 drawers and 11 compartments in original color, ca 1815. Measurments: H 77 cm H With Gallery 118 cm W 178 cm D 87 cm. This is a unusually large and very rare desk.

Interesting info - This desk comes from Karlskrona yard where Fredric Henric af Chapman 1721 - 1808 was appointed Admiral Superintendent in 1782 and commissioned to create a completely new fleet for Gustav III’s coming war with, as it turned out, Russia. Chapman, who came from an English family of shipwrights was born in Gothenburg, on 9 September 1721, the son of Thomas Chapman, an English naval officer (born 1679 in Yorkshire) who had moved to Sweden in 1715 and joined the Swedish navy in 1716.



Code: 10162
Dimensions
W 178cm (70.1")H 118cm (46.5")D 87cm (34.3")

Period Late Gustavian / Empire
Origin Sweden

Year Ca 1815
Finish Original color
Hardware Period / Not original to the piece

Wear Wear consistent with age and use
Condition Excellent

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