Category: Chests & Cupboards

A PAIR of Neoclassic Commodes

A PAIR of neoclassic commodes, continental, ca. 1800-30. This sought after Empire form is of walnut veneers with Corinthian columns and bold feet with ebonized and  gilt trimming.  Brass knob pulls. Take advantage of aContinue reading

French Walnut Cupboard

French walnut cupboard, late 18th or early 19th century. This cupboard has deep chamfered panels, each in bold French style. The doors lift off on their hinges and the central panels contain compass inlays. TheContinue reading

18th Century German Commode

A small German commode of the early 18th century. In desirable block front form, panels of  European walnut veneers of great figure and inky streaks that define this type are given banded walnut edges. The topContinue reading

Louis XVI Transitional Commode

Louis XVI transitional commode. A gray and white marble top with a molded edge is above a case three short fielded paneled drawers with fretwork corners over two similar long drawers. Ormolu caste bronze corners,Continue reading

Italian Walnut Cassone

Italian Walnut Cassone

  Italian Walnut Cassone in the basic provincial form with  carved edge over hang top which lifts above a  a paneled facade on later bracket feet. This chest has beauty, character, and useful function. Old hasp,Continue 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

Anglo-Indian chest– SOLD

Molded steel straps bind this handsome polished mahogany Anglo-Indian chest. A decorated hasp and bail handle are at front. Late 19th or early 20th century.  H. 7″ w. 16″, d. 12.5″.  $195.

Sheraton etagere, early 19th century

An unusual etagere, mahogany, circa 1810-30’s for your books or as display. This is the only one I’ve seen that has vertical dividers, usually for sheet music, below. Typical evidences of shrinkage. H. 66″,w. 19″,Continue reading

Korean tonsu, 19th century–SOLD

Let your rooms reflect your travels or Asian interests with is highly inlaid brass bound Korean tonsu. 19th century, this piece reflects its age in hand dovetailed drawers and soft edged hardware.  Made to last,Continue reading

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 inlaid mahogany sideboard with crotch grain veneers

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

Italian Painted Cupboard

An Outstanding Italian Painted Cupboard. Our most intriguing new piece comes to us with an Italian history. This baroque painted cupboard has Gothic tones with a window to period costume and style. As an importantContinue reading

Welsh Dresser, 18th Century

    Welsh dresser, 18th century , in a warm, dark British oak with layers of polish giving a lovely color. These were made for storing, drying, and displaying pewter and china. A molded cornice isContinue reading

George III Commode Stand–SOLD

A George III late 18th or early 19th century commode stand of substantial construction with a gallery rim above a bow fronted case on tall legs. The perfect bedside stand. H. 30″, w. 16.5″, w.Continue reading

Small Biedermeier Bowfront Chest – SOLD

This small Biedermeier or neoclassical bowfront chest , ca. 1800-40 has well figured birch veneers on  bracket feet. An excellent size at h. 31″, w. 30″”, d. 20.5″. Professionally restored.

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

3820 – 17th Century Document Box

English 17th century document box in old finish with carved rosettes and leafage carved beneath an old finish. Repairs. H. 8″, w. 24″, d. 14″. $450.