Tag: 17th century

17th century Spanish trestle table

This 17th century Spanish trestle table is in walnut with an old finish. The legs are shaped and drawer fronts carved with foliage. Restored.  H. 32 in., w. 59.5 in., d. 29in. $1450.

Spanish 17th century walnut armchairs

These Spanish 17th century walnut armchairs are of sturdy construction and have but minor repair. The heavy leather covered backs and seats would have been further softened with down cushions in this period. Note theContinue reading

17th century English lowboy

   This 17th century English lowboy or dressing table has a shapely apron with marquetry inlays over a base of turned baroque legs with stretchers. H. 26″, w. 38″, d. 18″. $ 895.

Delft charger , 17th century

This early 1600’s Delft charger imitates the Chinese import production of the era. Note that the center design copies the Chinese central figure with a fenced garden scene. This is  a very early form withContinue reading

American “Pilgrim century” armchair

American “Pilgrim century” armchair, 17th or early 18th  century,  has bulbous finials, shaped slats over a rush seat flanked by boldly turned legs capped by mushroom handholds. Overall it carries a nice old finish. FeetContinue 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

4318 – Baroque Court Cupboard

A very desirable piece of furniture in an era where most could own little. The robust characteristics of this period announce attention to beauty as well as function in design. 17th century English Baroque furnitureContinue reading