Category: Antique Art

French Regence Pier Mirror

A glorious 18th century, French Regence pier mirror in gilt. The baroque transitions into the rococo in this highly detailed form. The crest is pierced and the central glass framed with mirror panels. Later glass.    H.Continue reading

The Herat, an English Ship

We sail into the new year with the Herat, an English ship painted by a British school painter in the mid to late 1800s. This is a very crisp, bright image with great detail of sailors and gear onContinue reading

18th Century English Portrait

English 18th century portrait. A young woman poses in a most extravagant gown for this most imposing formal portrait. A fine academic piece. H. 30, w. 25″,  $1700. She will be accompanied by a proper giltContinue reading

A Young Family on French Coast

A young family is out  birding along the French coast on warm, sunny day. They have set up a netted tent at the right with baits to attract the feathered fellows. After the birds areContinue reading