Tag: 18th century

New England games table, ca. 1820

New England games table, a complement to the sofa, also in mahogany, and of the period about 1810-20’s, is also a Sheraton type piece. The serpentine top has a molded edge with “turret” corners conformingContinue reading

Chinese export porcelain platter circa 1770

Chinese export porcelain platter circa 1770 in fine condition. Exquisitely painted with a landscape and water scene and complex foliate borders.  17.5″ x 15″.  $ 475.

Early 18th century Italian pier mirror

Substantial in size and design quality, this early 18th century pier mirror is a rococo design with leafage and shell work. The graceful arched cresting sits on two original glass mirrors, one resilvered. The agelessContinue reading

Queen Anne armchair, 18th century

Early 18th century fiddle back Queen Anne armchair with a “shepherd’s crook” arm above shapely cabriole legs. English. This chair has a lovely nut brown patina. Damask covered. H. 38″, w. 21″, d. 22″. $Continue reading

Savorenolla armchair, 18th century

  18th century Savorenolla armchair is in well colored walnut. The comfortable and shapely back flows to curving arms over a freshly covered damask seat on distinctive x-form legs and stretchers. At the center ofContinue reading

Delft charger , 18th century

  17th or early 18th century Delft charger in a large 12″ diameter size. Excellent for table top display on an early table or chest. $180.

Chippendale side chairs, 18th century

   These mid -18th century mahogany side chairs would work well as a “companion” pair. This type has wonderful grace, boldness, and movement in the Chippendale form. Both are possibly New York. The shaped crestsContinue reading

18th century Delft charger

    18th century Delft charger bowl with a fluted rim under blue Chinoiserie landscape decoration. No repair.D. 10″, h. 2″. $175.

Chippendale type bureau, 18th century

   A mahogany late 18th century Chippendale type chest with an overhang molding and nicely carved fluted quarter columns flanking the case of drawers over bracket feet. Proper old brasses, old minor repairs. H. 32″,Continue reading

Chippendale armchair, 18th century–SOLD

    Chippendale armchair, 18th century. Mahogany with Gothic carving and pierced splat, height 39″,  w. 28.5″, d.23″. This is a large and handsome armchair. $1200.

George III breakfront bookcase, 18th century

   George III breakfront bookcase, 18th century. An elegant overhang cornice with stylized dentil details rests over four cupboard doors, each glazed with the so-called “diamond” shaped glass held by molded divisions. The shelves areContinue reading

English hallmarked vinaigrettes

This collection of English hallmarked vinaigrettes reflects a diversity of form in these silver miniatures. The largest is only one inch long but all have lovely, detailed engraved decoration over all and each still retainsContinue reading

Italian still life, 18th century

 This large Italian 18th or early 19th century still life of an urn with flowers resting amongst classical ruins represents a popular theme of the era. The flowers are boldly brushed and colored  against theContinue reading

Sheffield tea urn, ca 1790

  Sheffield tea urn, ca 1790.  An engraved bird holds a sprig at the front of the urn and the lid. Some wear. Ht. 15″. $ 250.

Italian gilt rococo pier mirror

Italian gilt rococo pier mirror, 18th century. This example is surmounted with a reticulated urn holding flowers and leafage, supported by scrolling. Swags flank the sides. Below, a central leafage drop is set between carvedContinue reading

English Inlaid Pembroke Table

 Pembroke, England, circa 1785 , crisp fan inlaid pateras and line inlay in an elegant small table with bowfronts under a conforming dropleaf top with a molded edge. Original brass castors. H. 29″, w.29.5″, d.Continue reading

Louis XV Provincial Settee

    18th century Louis XV provincial settee is from the Livingston – Griggs House and  is covered in  a rich rose tone damask, in good order, ready to place in your rooms. The mustardContinue reading

English Inlaid Mahogany Sideboard

English George III inlaid mahogany sideboard with crotch grain veneers, banded drawers and much line inlay. Each square tapered leg has a spade foot. Contrasting satinwood banding rims the bowfront top and plaques at theContinue reading