Writing Desk, designed by A. W. N. Pugin (1812-52). c. 1855. Oak with brass fittings. Height 31" (79 cm), width 42" (107 cm), depth 22" (56 cm). Image and caption material © copyright The Fine Art Society with Haslam & Whiteway Ltd. Formatting by Jacqueline Banerjee. [Click on the image for a larger picture. See here for a detail in close-up.]
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Whiteway, Michael. A. W. N. Pugin 1812-1852: An Exhibition Catalogue. London: The Fine Art Society with Haslam & Whiteway Ltd., 7-23 December 2011.
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