Uniqe Mahogany and Birch Desk

Uniqe Mahogany and Birch Desk

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    USA, circa 1950, mahogany desk with birch inlay. Desk features four drawers and one pull-out writing surface. Manufactured by Andrew Szoeke and Associates. Andrew Szoeke immigrated to the United States From Vienna in 1921 and developed a style rooted in the Central European tradition that birthed the Bauhaus school. In addition to designing furniture with wood imported from Europe, he worked as a calligrapher and illustrator for advertising agencies and publishers. Szoeke also dressed windows for Fifth Avenue department stores. In 1948, his lettering on a sign in the window of Bergdorf Goodman caught the eye of a Hallmark executive, which led to a 20-year consulting gig. During that time, Szoeke conducted master classes for the company’s greeting-card designers. Custom sizes and finishes available.
    Quantity:
    Code: 9DSK637
    Price: $7,200.00
    Dimensions: HEIGHT: 29.5 in. (75 cm) WIDTH: 5 ft. (152 cm) DEPTH: 27 in. (69 cm)
    Materials: Sustainable and Organic Woods