You are here

good quality english george II rococo giltwood oval foliate-carved mirror
4487
first-half 18th century

the well-carved and beautifully gilded oval mirror depicting lively acanthus leaves adorned with protruding flower heads; excellent condition; later mirror plate.

Height: 
41 1/2"
Width: 
29 1/2"
$8,800
a handsome and warmly-patinated dutch rococo bombe-form carved oak two-door cabinet
3535
Circa 1750

with arbalette crest above two doors over a bombe-form base fitted with four drawers all over splayed feet; excellent restored condition

$10,900
a shapely and warmly-patinated french transitional rectangular kingwood-veneered refraichisssoir
4398
circa 1770

the shaped top wit 2 zinc-lined compartments over a deep apron; raised on cabriole supports joined by a shaped stretcher; excellent restored condition

Height: 
25.25"
Width: 
21.25"
Depth: 
12.5"
$3,500
a fine english george iii satinwood single-drawer d-end pembroke table with kingwood inlay and ebony stringing; in the manner of thomas sheraton
4379
1780-1800

the rectangular top with d-end flaps all with kingwood crossbanding; fitted with a single drawer with blind drawer on the reverse; raised on tapering square supports ending in casters; overall patination

Height: 
28 1/4"
Width: 
31"
Depth: 
21.25" (closed), 40.75" (open)
$8,500
a stately swedish gustavian pine free-standing clock with gilt highlights
60358
late 18th century

the ornate clock face within a square pine case front with carved gilt wood crest and shell motif; above a columnar body with a gilt wood capital decoration; restored condition

Height: 
98.5" (top of crest)
Width: 
20" (at base)
Depth: 
11.5"
$9,000
an ornately carved french rococo gilt-wood mirror with exuberant crest
3075
mid-18th century

the rocaille crest with fruit and floral festoons above a rectangular frame adorned with similar carving; later beveled plate

Height: 
32 1/2"
Width: 
16"
$3,800
pair of french rococo blue-gray painted armchairs with rocaille carving
2937
circa 1750

each with cartouche back above a serpentine seat flanked by apdded arms; raised on cabriole supports

Height: 
38"
Seat height: 
22"
Width: 
24 1/2"
Depth: 
22"
$9,625
a striking continental glazed earthenware two-handled blue and white painted urn
3958
18th century

with foliate molded handles, the neck with a polychrome decorated crest, the body underglaze blue decorated with village landscape to one side, foliage to the reverse; typical scattered flakes and minor chips; firing crack to one handle.

Height: 
22 1/2"
Width: 
13"
Depth: 
11"
$3,700
a handsome english george II walnut veneered and oak 5-drawer chest
60339
18th century

the rectangular top above two short and three long graduated drawers on bracket feet; restorations and replacements to the veneers

Height: 
35"
Width: 
38 1/4"
Depth: 
20 3/4"
$11,500
a good quality french louis XVI 3-drawer mahogany commode with marble top and gilt-bronze mounts
3889
late 18th century

the marble top within a pierced gallery above a body fitted with 3 drawers flanked by fluted stiles raised on fluted legs; excellent restored condition.

Height: 
28 1/4" (top of gallery)
Width: 
16 1/4"
Depth: 
13"
$4,500
a handsome and good quality german baroque serpentine-form parquetry and walnut-veneered 3-drawer chest
3850
first-half 18th century

inlaid overall with parquetry and scrollwork inlay all raised on later bun feet; excellent restored condition with some replaced veneer.

Height: 
32 3/4"
Width: 
50 1/2"
Depth: 
27 1/2"
$14,900
a rustic and well-patinated spanish baroque style walnut trestle Tables with iron stretcher
3754
18th century and later elements

the rectangular plank top supported by h-form trestle legs joined by a curvaceous iron x-stretcher; well-patinated; excellent restored condition

Height: 
30"
Width: 
43 1/4"
Depth: 
27 1/2"
$7,400
an elegant pair of french rococo beechwood open arm Chairss with caned seat and back
3752
circa 1750

each with a cartouche-shaped caned back above a caned seat flanked by scrolling arms; raised on graceful cabriole supports; excellent restored condition with new chenille cushions.

Height: 
40 1/2"
Seat height: 
21
Width: 
26 3/4"
Depth: 
26 3/4"
$11,750
a handsome italian neoclassical walnut daybed
3706
late 18th century

the long loose cushion flanked by outscrolled arms with carved lyre-form elements; raised on 6 tapering turned supports; excellent restored condition; new linen upholstery with down-filled cushion.

Height: 
36 1/2" seat:: 22"
Seat height: 
22
Width: 
81"
Depth: 
26 1/2"
$10,900
a curvaceous and finely carved french regence giltwood console Tables with grape vine motif and sage green marble top
3557
circa 1730

the serpentine marble top above a conforming apron centering an openwork floral reserve emanating meandering grape vines along the apron edge and cascading down the cabriole supports with inscrolled feet; patination to gilding; later top.

Height: 
34"
Width: 
52"
Depth: 
25"
$32,000
a charming set of 3 german hand-colored copper engravings of seals from the Bilderbuch für Kinder (Picture Book for Children, dated 1798) by F.J. Beruch
3636
dated 1798

each plate depicting delightful images of seals; from the fascinating encyclopedia of natural history and science for children published between 1790 & 1830; minor discoloration; new ebonized frames.

Height: 
18 3/4" x 16"
$2,650
a delightful english hand-colored copper engraving of a sea turtle by george edwards (1694-1773)
3635
18th century

original hand-colored copperplate engraving of the sea tortoise; with included text by george edwards; impressed plate mark; newly framed.

Height: 
21 1/2" x 18"
$1,500
a boldly-scaled italian baroque carved giltwood candlestick
3355
early 18th century

with tole candlecup above a well-carved graduated support raised on a tripartite base; excellent restored condition with areas of refreshed gilding.

Height: 
34"
Diameter: 
8 1/2"
$1,625
a handsome swedish gustavian alder root parquetry 3-drawer chest
3156
late 18th century

the well-figured top with canted corners above a body fitted with 3 graduated drawers with parquetry veneer; raised on tapering quadrangular supports with gilt-bronze mounts; restored condition.

Height: 
30 3/8"
Width: 
43 3/8"
Depth: 
21 5/8"
$17,800
an elegant and large-scaled french louis XVI ivory painted and parcel-gilt trumeau
3040
1800

the original split mirror plates below a crest of a finely-carved floral basket and musical instruments suspended from a graceful carved ribbon; wear and age to surface and plates.

Height: 
72"
Width: 
33"
$5,400

Pages

Subscribe to 18th century and earlier