Small Walnut Mid-Century Modern Writing Desk in the Style of George Nelson


Handsome small-scale mid-century modern writing desk done in the style of the George Nelson swag leg desk by Herman Miller. This desk is in fabulous vintage condition. The walnut is beautiful, the white laminate top is without chips, and the steel base is newly cleaned and clear coated. Please see photos. Circa 1950s-1960s.



  • Height – 33.75 Inches
  • Width – 35 Inches
  • Depth – 24 Inches
  • Weight – 38.5 Pounds Each


Crated Size:

  • Height – 40 Inches
  • Width – 41 Inches
  • Depth – 30 Inches
  • Weight – 175 Pounds


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Wow! Perfect little writing desk or space for a laptop. Custom made for a Topeka, Kansas interior design firm, Design Forum, circa 1960s-1970s in the style of the famed swag leg desk designed by George Nelson for Herman Miller. Its cabinet is beautifully grained walnut and has a white laminate desk surface. There is one center drawer for pens, pencils, and accoutrements and little cubbies in the back of the top. The legs are brushed steel. This is a wonderful size for a guest room or child’s room. It could possibly double as a vanity. Or, the perfect small space in your family room for computer use. The uses and places to use it are many! Just make it yours.