Category: Decorative Objects

Neo-classic urns, late 19th c.

  This powerful pair or neo-classic urns are French of the later 19th century. a bacchanal is the apparent theme with full details of grapes, grape leaves, and putti playing. These are excellent castings withContinue reading

19th century brass oil lamp

A 19th century brass oil lamp in early Roman form, now wired and mounted on marble. H. 23″ overall. $285.

Regimental style oak stave bucket

An iron banded regimental style oak stave bucket with brass loop handles and Empire style brass paw feet. Old 20th century. H. 13.5″, w. 17″ at the handles. $190.

Bronze by Magrou

 Bronze by Magrou. A Maiden Kneeling beside a Recumbent Lioness, bronze with silver, gilt, and antique finishes on a verde marble separate base. H. 16″, w. 21″, d. 13.5″. by Jean Marie Joseph Magrou, (French, 1869-1945.Continue reading

English dummy board

   English dummy board. Perfect to act as a firescreen or as a figure in your hall to appear as an occupant, dummy boards were produced in the 18th and 19th centuries. This  late 19thContinue reading

Chinese garden seat pair

Chinese garden seat pair, these are in a more cinnamon colored red lacquerwork . The tops are garden views and the sides carry tendril and leafage designs much like the porcelain of the period. Restored.Continue reading

Bugles, horns, equestrian hunting gear

Bugles. more equestrian hunting gear here, all brass, 19th and early 20th century. Five horns in all. Don’t be caught without it on the morning hunt. $235 for all.

“Les Chevaux de Marly” bronzes.

Bronze representations of the two famous sculptures representing “Les Chevaux de Marly” with a horse rearing and groom trying to control it.   The originals in Carrara marble, executed between 1743 and 1745 by Guillaume CoustouContinue reading

Anglo-Indian chest

Molded steel straps bind this handsome polished mahogany Anglo-Indian chest. A decorated hasp and bail handle are at front. Late 19th or early 20th century.  H. 7″ w. 16″, d. 12.5″.  $195.

Chinese trays, 19th century

Group of three Chinese lacquer small tray tables, 19th century, all with tray tops but each different otherwise. A nice stack, overall height, 28.5″, 18.5″, d. 14. To be sold together, $595 for all three.Continue reading

Bed warming pan, 18th century

Bed warming pan, 18th or early 19th century. Fill the pan bowl with hot coals from your fireplace. Then place the pan between the sheets in a sliding motion to warm them briefly. Never aContinue reading

Canterbury, early 19th century

      An English mahogany Canterbury, early 1800’s. These were intended for sheet music but work well for books and magazines if you are careful. H. 19.5″, w. 19.5″, d. 20″.  $ 495.

Bed warming pans, late 18th century

American bed warmers with Birmingham made brass pans. Warm the bed before entering by sliding these over the sheets when the pan is filled with hot coals. You really haven’t tried everything have you? H.Continue reading

French Candlesticks, Circa 1720

  A pair of French candlesticks, circa 1720, cast and seamed construction. Octagonal bases with conforming baluster stems. H. 9″.  $480 the pair.

Santos Originated in the Spain

  Santos originate in the Spain and its former colonies. Shown is St. James. This is an early carving and 16th-18th century. The carving of his head is quite detailed and some old paint remainsContinue reading

15th -17th Century Saint or Angel

A 15th -17th century saint or angel richly carved in bold flourishing strokes has a swirling robe and stands atop a cloud. Probably Italian. Later display blocks as a stand. H. overall 75″, figure only,Continue reading

French 19th Century Curtain Tiebacks

French 19th century gilt bronze curtain tie back pairs. Perhaps these could serve as jamb hooks for fire tools. L. 10″, d. 4″ Elegance at $149 per pair.

3889 – 19th Century “Antiques” Sign

A charming 19th century painted wood ” Antiques” shop sign with later layered paint. Steel banded rim and scroll decoration with steel ring hangers. Ex-Sotheby’s N.Y.  H. 23.5″,  w. 45″.  $450.