Robert J Riesberg Antiques Inc

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Chests & Cupboards

New England Chippendale four drawer bowfront chest

New England Chippendale four drawer bowfront chest

New England Chippendale four drawer bowfront chest with a molded edge overhang top above graduated drawers. This bold chest was beautifully made in the late 18th century of cherry using all the excellent craftsmanship of the era with large cherry planks. The chest is...

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Antique New York sideboard

Antique New York sideboard

Antique New York sideboard with a slender serpentine case, circa 1785. The mahogany is highlighted with wonderful inlays including bellflowers and fan spandrels. Legs are line inlaid, terminating in taper-on-taper feet. This sort of craftmanship took almost endless...

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English mahogany Chippendale chest on chest

English mahogany Chippendale chest on chest

English mahogany Chippendale chest on chest ca. 1760-1800, in two parts. The cases are with graduated cock beaded edge drawers and rosette hardware. The base is a bracket form foot Above is a deep molded cornice. A hidden board is added out of sight at the top to...

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English country dark oak chest with mahogany banding

English country dark oak chest with mahogany banding

English country dark oak chest with mahogany banding. Late 18th or early 19th century. Seldom can we offer a chest in this broad form. The thumbnail molded drawers are below an overhang top and bounded by architectural quarter columns with cast brass caps. The playful...

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New England Chippendale Type Tall Chest

New England Chippendale Type Tall Chest

A New England Chippendale type tall chest or "high daddy", circa 1760 in maple with pine secondary wood. The case is dovetailed and fitted with a bold molded cornice over six thumbnail edge molded drawers on tall bracket feet. Restored, and with later correct type...

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“Queen Anne” Walnut Highboy, Circa 1740-90

“Queen Anne” Walnut Highboy, Circa 1740-90

You might consider starting the year with a grand statement piece for your home with this early and very original two part highboy. One of my favorite forms always, ia a highboy standing gracefully on cabriole legs. In this instance, they are particularly curvaceous,...

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Regence Commode

Regence Commode

From the early era of French commode making in the transitional style, this Regence commode carries the still original, heavily veined and deeply colored marble top. The slab shows the old hand sawn marks at back and has survived the last centuries with some character...

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Louis Phillipe Console

Louis Phillipe Console

Louis Phillipe console, circa 1840s in polished condition, ready to use and enjoy. In mahogany with fine ormolu gilt mounts, the marble top conforms to a molded case with a central drawer over scrolling legs on an incurvate base. All stands on lion's paw feet in the...

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