Sheffield plated silver candelabra pair, early 19th century. H. 20”, w. 19”. Each in two sections. $1200.
Gracie type wallpaper screen, handpainted, old 20th century with birds, butterflies, and flowers. Four panel each 17 ½” by 87 tall. $895
Italian carved and gilded candlestick as a lamp, height 20″, 19th century, $235.
2 oil-on-canvas, mid 19th century French, possibly overdoors. 62″ x 50″. $3500/ pair.
Above, 17th century Dutch tapestry fragments done as down throw pillows. These are a landscape pair. 20″ by 22″. $1800 the pair.
A patinaed brass French stand, which perhaps held a plate. Neoclassical detail throughout. 7″ by 7″. $295.
Dutch repousse possible umbrella holder. Late 19th century genre scene. 19″.
18th century burl tankards such as this Norwegian example were handcarved from dense burlwood. They were done with the finest fashionable silver models of the period in mind. Here the carver included six lions. one at the lid, one as a thumblift, and four as feet. He carved a rosette underneath next to his initails, OXS(?). We have left the finish in the old dry state, but oiling would quickly enrich the color and bring out the detail of the burl if you choose. H. 9″. $925..
English banjo-type barometer. Early 19th c. Not operating, unsigned. 3′ 2/1 2″.
English or American stenciled tole tray, 19th century.
Persian 19th century vase, copper with worn silver wash, engraved decoration. 11”. $130.
Copper and brass George III tea urn, circa 1810. 14”. $195.
Vermillion red painted and stencil decorated coffin shaped tray, late 18th or early 19th century. Probably English. Done in the neoclassical manner. 17″ x 24″.
The blackamoor is 18th or 19th century Italian and can be easily pictured in a Venetian hallway. These figures often held lights. This one in particular holds a candelabra (not shown in this image) off her shoulder and a candleholder in her open hand. The coloring is robust and detailed. Height is 41″ without the candelabra. Click images to enlarge.
The German Deco cigarette case is sterling. The heavy case is engraved to looked faintly striped and has beveled sides. The interior has a spring loaded retainer with piercing. Perhaps we don’t smoke, but what a tasteful way to carry the license and credit cards. 4 ½” X 3 ¼”.
Wall carving in of “Leda and the Swan”. 19th century and with well detailed, flowing carving in wood. Layered gilt finish. L. 26”. $1175.
Part of our selection of early seamed brass andirons, all American circa 1800-40, except early Italian pair at the far left.
From our selection of period andirons. Please call or email for details.
The “Young America” is good- sized cased model that might be just the right touch for your study mantel or library table. Well-detailed and in an oak case with nice old glass, it measures h. 28″, d. 14, w. 34″, and is of the late 19th or early 20th century. It’s certain to be admired and commented on.