Fabulous Parsons Writing Desk or console table With Modular File Cabinets designed by Milo Baughman for Directional Furniture Company, circa 1960s, USA. Featuring sophisticated, sleek lines characteristic of Baughman’s renowned MCM style, integrated with functionality. Constructed of rich book-matched walnut top raised over simple black lacquered walnut legs and stretchers. Featuring an impressive, rich, book-matched walnut top providing ample workspace, raised over simple black lacquered walnut legs and stretchers, and a convenient free standing 3-drawer mobile file cabinet. Supported on casters, framed in rich walnut, rolls wherever you need it or easy access, providing many options for placement, such as under the desk to either side. Makers label on underside (Directional).
Condition Report: Solid and sturdy construction. Overall good original vintage condition, with minor wear. Drawer slides open smoothly, the base is tight level and supportive, and the interior is clean.
Designer: Milo Baughman
Manufacturer: Directional Furniture Company
Date of Manufacture: 1960s
Period: 1960 – 1969
Materials and Techniques: Walnut, Metal
Condition Details: Wear consistent with age and use
Measurements: 29.5” H x 48ʺW × 24ʺD
File Cabinet: 22 1/2″ deep x 18″ wide x 25 1/2″ tall