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DESTINY

FORT ROYAL

DESTINY - Writing desk

A writing desk inspired by the formal register of the Louis XV chest of drawers, preserving the main lines only. This piece of furniture is surprising in its slightly off-beat function but still respects the formal codes of this register.

 

Project
Project

  • EDITOR : FORT ROYAL
  • MANUFACTURER : CRAMAN LAGARDE & Atelier MIDAVAINE
  • MATERIALS : Sycamore and Brazilian Rosewood – shagreen, tortoishell, leather, mother-of-pearl and bone.
  • DIMENSIONS : L 120 cm x H 117 cm x P 42 cm
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Marquetry & contemporary lines

On a formal level, when seen from the front, it is easy to recognize the relationship with the 18th century French register. As soon as the perspective changes, this relationship disappears and allows us to appreciate the more contemporary lines.