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Topic: desk

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Nufayl ibn Ghawth, seated at a low  desk, reads a passage from the Old Testament that refers to the coming of the Prophet Muhammad.

Nufayl ibn Ghawth, seated at a low desk, reads a passage from the Old...

Life of the Prophet Muhammad written at the order of the Mamluk sultan al-Mansûr 'Alâ' al-Dîn 'Alî (d. 778/1376). The work was first illustrated during the reign of the Ottoman sultan Murâd III.

[Medieval book collector sitting at desk, reading]

[Medieval book collector sitting at desk, reading]

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Das Narrenschiff. Basel : Johann Bergmann, de Olpe, 11 Feb. (Fastnacht) 1494. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks of Western technology ... / Leonard... more

[Seated figure writing at desk]

[Seated figure writing at desk]

Part of woodcut by Guillaume Caoursin. Illus. in: Guillaume Caoursin, Rhodiorum historia (1480-89), Ulm, 1496. Ref. copy may be in LOT 4966. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption ... more

Desk Screen with Stylized Floral Design
[Charles, Duke of Vendosmoys, seated at desk, writing]

[Charles, Duke of Vendosmoys, seated at desk, writing]

Illus. in: Nicole Gilles, Les Tres Elegantes...1527. Reference copy may be in LOT 4966. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

Table desk

Table desk

Probably by André Charles Boulle (French, Paris 1642–1732 Paris)

Desk Screen with Chinese Landscape

Desk Screen with Chinese Landscape

Edo period (1615–1868)

Two Design Drawings for a Writing Desk

Two Design Drawings for a Writing Desk

Anonymous, Italian, first half of the 18th century

Desk
Desk

Desk

Made in New England, United States

Desk
Child's Desk

Child's Desk

Made in New England, United States

Child's Desk

Child's Desk

Possibly made in Massachusetts, United States; Possibly made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Desk chair
Slant-top desk (secrétaire en pente)

Slant-top desk (secrétaire en pente)

Attributed to Bernard II van Risenburgh (ca. 1696–ca. 1767)

Slant-top desk

Slant-top desk

Jean-François Hache (fils, called Hache l'ainé) (1730–1801/2)

Desk chair
Desk

Desk

Probably made in Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Desk

Desk

Made in Massachusetts, United States

Desk (bonheur du jour)

Desk (bonheur du jour)

Claude-Charles Saunier (French, 1735–1807)

Small desk
Desk (bonheur du jour)

Desk (bonheur du jour)

Attributed to Martin Carlin (French, near Freiburg im Breisgau ca. 1730–1785 Paris)

Desk
Desk (bonheur du jour)

Desk (bonheur du jour)

probably Thomas Chippendale (British, baptised Otley, West Yorkshire 1718–1779 London)

Design for a Lady's Writing Desk

Design for a Lady's Writing Desk

Anonymous, French, 18th century

Desk

Desk

Henry Rust Made in Salem, Massachusetts, United States

Desk

Desk

Joseph Baumhauer (French, active ca. 1749–72)

Rolltop desk
Rolltop desk
Desk

Desk

Attributed to Mathieu-Guillaume Cramer (maître 1771)

Desk (bonheur du jour)

Desk (bonheur du jour)

Attributed to Roger Vandercruse, called Lacroix (French, 1727–1799)

Court Woman at her Desk with Poem Cards

Court Woman at her Desk with Poem Cards

Kubo Shunman (Japanese, 1757–1820) Edo period (1615–1868)

Desk

Desk

Possibly made in Hartford, Connecticut, United States

Desk

Desk

Porcelain plaques by Sèvres Manufactory (French, 1740–present)

Design for a Desk with Cabinet

Design for a Desk with Cabinet

Anonymous, French, 19th century

[The desk]

[The desk]

Kennedy, 133 (first state). Col. marks: Howard Mansfield (Lugt 1342) and H. G. Whittemore (Lugt suppl. 1384a). Title and other information from Beall. American prints in the Library of Congress : a catalog of t... more

Chinese Man at Desk with an Abbacus

Chinese Man at Desk with an Abbacus

Anonymous, Chinese, 19th century

Design for a Desk

Design for a Desk

Anonymous, British, 19th century

Design for a Desk with Two Sets of Drawers

Design for a Desk with Two Sets of Drawers

Anonymous, British, 19th century

Design for a Desk with Classical Ornament

Design for a Desk with Classical Ornament

Anonymous, British, 19th century

Tambour Desk

Tambour Desk

Reuben Swift (1780–1843) Made in New Bedford, Massachusetts, United States