Signed Empire writing desk by David Gabriel Stumpff Mahogany, on oak wood, veneered. Straight corpus, flanked by inclined, fluted corner pilasters on edged legs with leaf rosettes. In the structured front two drawers as well as extendable and fold-down worktop with inlaid worktop. Behind it there are staggered compartments. Slap stamp sign. STUFF. Slightly protruding, rest. Cover plate in red-grey grained marble. H. 95 cm. 82 centimeters by 41. Cf. Sylvén, p. 345 A Swedish signed mahogany veneered writing cabinet by Stumpff. Sweden. Stockholm. Late 18th century.