Category: Antique Art

French Boulle Desk Box

French Boulle desk box, late 19th century. Opulent in all ways, this bombe’ form chest is mounted with extensive brass floral inlays, ebony, mother-of-pearl, precious stones, and tortoise shell. All sits on winged lion’s pawContinue reading

19th Century Chinese Tile

A 19th century tile in the most rich rich tones of yellow, green, and blue. The mythical figure is wrapped in tendrils spilling from an urn on a plinth with incurvate corners. Some wear from age. H.Continue 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