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French trumeau, 18th century

This French trumeau is certainly one of the finest we’ve owned. Of substantial size ( h. 70″, w. 48″), the oil painting portrays well animated figures as a window to 18th century French court life.Continue reading

French bronze sconces, late 19th century

  A pair of bronze French sconces, late 19th century. Sand cast and with considerable detail. detailed images on request. H. 6.5″, w. 11″, d. 8″. $350 the pair.

Hallmarked silver London salt

    18th century hallmarked silver London salt. A fluted rim is over a bowl decorated with roses flanking a cartouche. Cabriole legs end in pad feet. Hallmark image sent on request. D. 2.5″.

Italian salt glazed jars

A similar  pair of Italian salt glazed jars, each with landscape scene within a central cartouche. Both are 18th century and in a bombe’ form. Minor old repair to the foot of one. The 1742Continue reading

19th century Anglo-Indian model

We offer this 19th century Anglo-Indian model of a palanquin for your enjoyment and transportation planning.  Forego the machinery of the 21st century and make style your priority for the new year. Within the sedanContinue reading

Four Philadelphia chairs, circa 1785-1800

Set of four Philadelphia chairs, circa 1785-1800, all in walnut. These ladder-back examples have a light feeling  with shaped, pierced and molded crests with molded stiles. Slips seats are easily recovered and typical for AmericanContinue reading

Georgian corner armchair

  We love corner chairs, especially as desk chairs, as you can move in and out to either side with ease. Circa 1760- 1790, the lovely Georgian example is in walnut and  probably English. TheContinue reading

Chippendale armchair, 18th c.- SOLD

  Chippendale type mahogany armchair with great statue, circa 1760+. the talented carver gave beauty and depth to this Gothic back splat. The slip seat is above square legs with stretchers. Old finish. Old solidContinue reading

Equestrian portrait

Equestrian portrait, 19th or early 20th  century, oil on canvas, by H. A. Driscole, English. A country gentleman’s favorite horse is set again a landscape ground. 18″by 21″with later fine gilt framing. Excellent later giltContinue reading

Louis XV style candlesticks

Late 19th century heavy cast bronze Louis XV style candlesticks with swirling foliate devices on the baluster form. Very worn gilt. $335 the pair.

Delft charger, 18th century

Delft charger, 18th century. These were modeled after the Chinese export plates of the period. Typical minor rim chipping. Soft blue floral designs with a paneled inner rim. D. 12″. $220.

New England games table

New England Sheraton type games table, mahogany, and of the period about 1810-20’s.  The serpentine top has a molded edge with “turret” corners conforming to the shapely case. At center, the apron holds a panelContinue reading

Ship portrait, 19th c. English

Ship portrait, 19th c. English. The James Littlehead in a Squall, oil on canvas, 26″ x 38″. Attributed to Samuel Walters, 1811-1882. Beautifully executed in high detail. Professionally restored at the best level. Excellent properContinue reading

Pier table, ca. 1830

  Pier table or console, England, ca. 1830’s. Rare in a light burl wood, the detail is complete with brass cast caps and bases. Central drawer. Later veined marble. Most attractive for a hall dueContinue reading

French cabinet from the 18th century

French cabinet, 18th century

French fruitwood cabinet, 18th century, a provincial example of the Louis XV taste. Under a conforming top, paneled drawers and doors flank a central rack with a spindled rail. H. 41″, w. 61″, d. 18″.Continue reading

English 18th century lowboy

    The image below was just  taken on this warm day with the sun reflecting on the dark, old patina of this country oak lowboy or dressing table. This is a late 18th centuryContinue reading

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

Chinese, late 19th century porcelain jar

Chinese, late 19th century porcelain jar with figural decoration now as a lamp. Minor chip to lid rim. Overall h. 29″. Jar h. 12.5″, d. 8″. $295 complete.

Chinese export porcelain, 19th c.

Rose medallion pattern Chinese export porcelain of the mid 19th century. Both platters are without repair. Platter,  l. 16.25″, w. 13.25″.  $350.