Tag: American

Bronze of a Playful Clown

Bronze of a playful clown, signed and dated 1905 at the right foot and on a rouge marble base. Loosely sculpted in the Impressionist taste and expressive with the clown holding a ball (reset). H.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

Kazak Rug

Kazak rug, in “country house condition”, from a local collection. Dating from about 1874-1900, the reds, greens, and blues have the soft tones of these early carpets. Typical wear at wrinkles and a small correctContinue reading

Queen Anne Stool

Queen Anne stool. In the most requested form, Queen Anne, is this 18th century stool in walnut. Excellent details include c-scrolls flanking shell carvings with drops. The legs are carved with stocking feet, typically Irish.Continue reading

English Mahogany Corner Stand

English mahogany corner stand in the Hepplewhite style, made in the late 18th or early 19th century. Here is the solution for that bare corner! The top shelf is made to hold a bowl and accessoriesContinue reading

Sheraton, mahogany, early 1800's side table

Sheraton Mahogany Side Table

This late Sheraton, mahogany, early 1800’s side table is ready for use as a dresser or desk. The late neoclassical piece offers a backboard with side scrolls holding a shelf. The working surface slides to conceal anContinue reading

Dutch School Still Life Painting

Dutch school still lifeoil on canvas paintings are here in this pair with flowers in full bloom. The lower painting features a Delft jar. Antique gilt frames. Contact us for enlargeable images. Each 21″ xContinue reading

Hand-tied Heriz Rug

I get so many request for these old hand-tied Heriz rugs. They are  loved for their geometric simplicity by Americana collectors. This one is of a thin pile with no jarring wear or stains. ItContinue reading

Walnut Louis XVI Style Chair

  The walnut Louis XVI style chair dates in the late 18th century and retains old finish and color. The carved slender oval back is flanked by curving molded arms on fluted legs on aContinue reading

Four Philadelphia chairs, circa 1785-1800

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

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

New England games table, ca. 1820

New England games table, a complement to the sofa, also in mahogany, and of the period about 1810-20’s, is also a Sheraton type piece. The serpentine top has a molded edge with “turret” corners conformingContinue reading

Chippendale side chairs, 18th century

   These mid -18th century mahogany side chairs would work well as a “companion” pair. This type has wonderful grace, boldness, and movement in the Chippendale form. Both are possibly New York. The shaped crestsContinue reading

Federal gilt mirror , ca. 1800

American Federal era as the above clock is this well drawn Federal gilt mirror ca. 1800 with an architectural crest over an eglomise’ panel with a lady sitting in a green painted chair next toContinue reading

American banjo clock, ca. 1810-30

American banjo clock, ca. 1810-30. A gilt facade on a mahogany case holds eglomise’ panels flanked by brass support arms.    H. 34″, w. 10″, d. 4″. $980.  

Painted arrowback windsor

      A cousin to the yellow set is here in old decoration with craquelure. Arrowback form. Ca. 1800-1820.  H. 34″, w. 17″, d. 18″.  $125.

American “Pilgrim century” armchair

American “Pilgrim century” armchair, 17th or early 18th  century,  has bulbous finials, shaped slats over a rush seat flanked by boldly turned legs capped by mushroom handholds. Overall it carries a nice old finish. FeetContinue reading

New York Folding Top Games Table

  New York folding top games table in dense mahogany with a reeded edge on an apron with reeded outline panels over slender reeded and turned legs. Circa 1800-10. Old finish.  H. 28″ w. 36″, Continue reading

New England Tilt Top Tea Table

A Nantucket style late 18th century mahogany tilt top tea table in very good condition with a nice patina. The baluster stem is supported by carved cabriole legs with snake feet. H. 28″, top 23.5Continue reading

2273 – Connecticut Tall Clock

Purchased by us from the estate of a local collector, this country Connecticut tall clock, circa 1785-1810 offers outstanding American type inlays. the case is in good refinished condition retaining its original hood and feet. The works isContinue reading