A brightly painted Continental lift top small chest, late 17th or early 18th century with shaped panels covered by floral decoration of flowers and leafy tendrils. The central raised panels are centered on a molded edge top over a case with raised panels, all fully decorated, on bun feet. Layered old paint. H. 13″, w. 25″, d.18.5″. $495.
In faux marble paint, this 18th or early 19th century petite console is a colorful piece with strong architectural aspects. The case is formed with squared and canted corners on a paneled apron with a central paneled drawer over a mid-mold , all on carved legs with bracelets. Rare small scale and minimal depth. H. 34.5″, w. 21.5″, d. 10″. $1550
A French 18th century trumeaux in soft blue-gray paint and gilt with a Louis XVI looking glass bound atop by a deep cove cornice, vertical panels and carved foliate corners. H. 60.5″, w. 54″. $3200.
A well detailed Rococo console, French, mid 18th century, with the stretcher mounted with a pierced shell is held by scrolling legs below a reticulated frieze with flowers, shell-work, and tendrils. The beautiful rouge marble top, veined with white and grays, conforms to the serpentine outlined base with a bold, molded rim. H. 35″, w. 45″, d. 23″. $4950.
French Empire drum table, circa 1810-20′s with later marble top on columnar legs joined by incurvate stretchers on bun feet. Minor restorations. D. 30″, h. 31.5″. $1800.
A masterpiece 18th century French Regence commode in the sophisticated urban style with a bowfront case featuring marquetry overall with a stepped brass molded rim above fine ormolu mounts and pulls. Polished to a beautiful tone, this dramatic masterwork will prompt your best thoughts of beauty and appreciation
Italian 18th or early 19th century Italian provincial chairs in a set of four are stylist and sturdy examples with cabriole legs, serpentine aprons, and strap-work backs.
H. 37″, w. 19.5″. $1595 the set.
Lower: A 17th century Italian walnut table with bold Baroque turnings and serpentine incurvate stretchers. Very original. H 28 1/2″ w. 38″, d. 24″.
Pair of carved cabriole leg “Queen Anne” side chairs with shell carved crests and aprons in light hardwood. Possibly Dutch. 18th century. H. 40”, w. 19 ½”, $1195 the pair.
A pair of Italian early 19th century terra cotta neoclassical urns with lacca povera details of scene from antiquity in printed paper applied to a faux black surface. Minor rim repair is invisible. H. 15″, Diam 8 1/2″. $975 the pair.
Pair Louis XV 18th century armchairs. 34″ x 25″. $1795/pair.
French Louis XIV baroque walnut backstool, c. 1720. 47″ x 21″. $725.
French Louis XV armchair, 18th century. Waxed old finish. 36″ x 30″. $1900.
French armchair with striped damask cover. Carved and molded arms with leafage over an inlaid patera. Molded legs and old finish. Circa 1810.
Continental late 17th century walnut armchair.
Sofa table, Italian, c.1840. Walnut, with later inlay of birds. Central drawer, trestle base. 3″ x 1′ 9″ x 2′ 7″.
17th century walnut Baroque armchair, recently covered in leather. Probably French, the comfortable armchair has a raked back and well turned baluster legs
We are most pleased to offer this highly inlaid Continental neoclassical games table. The top is fully decorated in the Louis XVI manner with a floral bouquet tied with ribbon. The corners of the top are outset and inlaid bounding a marquetry field with a banded rim opening to reveal a felt covered surface again bounded by inlays. Each corner is veneered for a candlestick or wine glass. Below is a central drawer for accessories flanked by slender square tapered legs, each with bell flower inlays with an olive colored ground. No major repairs, later pulls and felt. Circa 1775-1800. W. 33 1/2″, d. 16 1/2″, h. 29 3/4″. Please call or email without hesitation to acquire this gem, $2325.
Biedermeier window seat, circa 1830-40. Flaring saber legs and arms. Wavy birch. H. 21”, w. 29”, d. 14 ½”.
An excellent marquetry inlaid three drawer 18th century Louis XV night stand with serpentine sides above slender cabriole legs. Abundant floral inlay. H. 26″, w. 16 1/2″, d. 14″.
Early 18th century walnut inlaid slant front bureau. Likely Italian, this desk offers the earliest interior configuration of a sliding compartment access with flanking outboard interior drawers and pigeon holes. The width is the best 35+” size and the writing height is 28 1/2″.
The provincial Louis XVI desk has great old patina with deep and rich carving. The lid displays a violin, bow, a trumpet, a French horn, and more against a background of vining leafage. The drawers are also carved. The interior has pigeon holes as well as hidden drawers. All is in sound condition with no major repairs or alterations. Click images to enlarge.
The Continental kneehole dressing table is most concise with Hepplewhite legs and clean neoclassicism. Mahogany, late 18th century with handmade nails at the drawer bottoms, leather inset top, sound condition. This is a choice small size. H.30.5”, w. 32″, d. 19.5″.
The French Louis XV period armchairs date in the 18th century and have well chosen chintz covers. Foliate carving is atop the crests with molded stiles and legs. Seat heights are brought to a comfortable 18″-19″ with full down cushions.
The elegant pair, $1650.
A petite commode in the Louis XV style, late 19th century French. Black lacquer with gilt scenes, gilt ormolu mounts. Ht. 31”, W. 15 ½”. $1750.
Venetian rococo sofa, 18th century, frame in old finish with recent silk damask cover. This has outstanding line and proportion with a curvaceous back, scrolled arms, and cabriole legs.