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epoca - chic pair of French 1940's empire style brass 2-arm floor lamps
50011

each reeded column supporting 2 scrolled dolphin-form arms; all above a circular base; rewired

Height: 
71" (top of finial)
Width: 
16"
Diameter: 
12" (base)
$7,800
rare and historical set of 5 stereotype prints from the San Francisco Call Bulletin newspaper dated June & August, 1941 (PRICED INDIVIDUALLY)
4427
dated June and August, 1941

newspaper mats from the eve of WWII used for creating the metal strereotype plates used in mass production printing; the Call Bulletin started by J. Spreckels, sold to WH Hearst; became the SF Examiner in 1965; Mark Twain was editor 1863-1864; new ebonized shadowbox frames.

Height: 
25 1/2"
Width: 
21"
Depth: 
1 3/4"
$2,200
 stylish and tailored french 1940's 3-drawer tiger mahogany chest in the neoclassical taste
50027
1940's

fitted with 3 long drawers adorned with brass stringing all flanked by classical pilasters with bronze capitals; raised on square tapering supports ending in gilt bronze sabots; excellent condition

$9,850
superb italian art moderne sideboard by pier luigi colli for fratelli marelli
4388
circa 1940

the rectangular top above 2 birdseye maple doors flanking 3 small drawers; overall with relief carvings of birds and animals; raised on turned supports with ring embellishments all tapering to brass feet; excellent condition.

Height: 
38 1/2"
Width: 
63"
Depth: 
19"
$22,900
a rare and chic set of 4 french maurice dufrene 1940's sycamore game/bridge chairs with original embroidered upholstery depicting the bayeux tapestry
60391
1940's

each elegant chair with original fabric depicting different scenes from the famous bayeus tapestry; excellent condition; some age and discoloration to fabric; Maurice Dufrene (1876-1955)

Height: 
31.5"
Seat height: 
19"
Width: 
21.5"
Depth: 
24"
$16,000
a stylish and graceful pair of french 1940's beechwood arms chairs/fauteuils with elegant outscrolled arms and back; great for dining table
4381
1940's

raised on graceful splayed supports with cascading bellflower carving; new velvet upholstery with leather trim; excellent condition

Height: 
38"
Seat height: 
20"
Width: 
30"
Depth: 
30"
$8,800
a whimsical french 1940's iron floor lamp with gilt-tole crowing rooster
50020
1940's

the iron supports adorned with a hand-hammered gilt-tole rooster; raised on tripartite base; excellent condition with even wear; rewired

Height: 
57" (top of lamp) 70" (top of shade)
Diameter: 
15"
$3,500
an elegant french 1940's gilt-iron table with eglomise mirrored top in the style of rene prou or rene drouet
50031
1940's

the shaped inset mirrored top with eglomise striping; raised on elegant cabriole supports joined by incurved stretchers; excellent condition with overall even wear

Height: 
17.5"
Width: 
36"
Depth: 
20"
$5,800
an elegant and good quality french maison bagues 1940's gilt-bronze coffee/cocktail table with hoofed feet and carrera marble top
4296
1940's

the well-veined top within a gilt-bronze frame raised on elegantly scrolled supports with rams head caps ending in hoof feet all joined by an h-stretcher; excellent condition with overall even wear

Height: 
17.5
Width: 
40
Depth: 
20
$8,800
a good quality french 1940's white opaline glass urn-form lamp with gilt-bronze fittings
50017
1940's

the shapely urn resting on a cylindrical base fitted with finely detailed gilt-bronze mounts; excellent condition; rewired

Height: 
13.5" (top of lamp) 24.5" (top of shade)
Diameter: 
6"
$2,250
a lively pair of french 1940's hand-wrought iron andirons of a stylized flame
50063
circa 1940

each of a stylized flame over splayed legs; excellent condition

Height: 
17"
Width: 
9.5"
Depth: 
19"
$2,750
a chic and stylish french maison bagues 1940's chrome and glass faux bamboo magazine rack
4297
1940's

with arching faux bamboo handle joining a glass framed receptable over faux bamboo legs; excellent condition with minor overall wear

Height: 
22.5"
Width: 
12.75"
Depth: 
9"
$2,450
a stylish french mid-century maison charles style brass and brushed steel 8-light chandelier
4072
1940's

the central supports capped by lively palm fronds; the whole emanating 8 scrolled arms adorned with similar leaves; excellent condition; rewired

Diameter: 
31"
Drop: 
16"
$5,900
a large pair of italian 1960's gilt-tole 3-arm foliate electrified wall sconces
50010
1940's

each fitted with 3 scrolled arms emanating bay leaf stems; rewired; overall even wear to gilding

Height: 
36"
Width: 
11"
Depth: 
7.5"
$5,200
a chic and warmly-patinated american 1940's 2-door maplewood demi-lune 2-door cabinet
4329
1940's

the half-round top of beautiful match-book veneer; above a base with 2 doors adorned with black lacquered reserves with silver-gilt reeding raised on splayed supports; excellent restored condition

Height: 
32.5"
Width: 
40"
Depth: 
16.5"
$5,800
a stylish french 1940's gilt-iron openwork cylindrical stool in the manner of jean royere
4071
1940's

with new boar-skin upholstery; overall wear to gilding

Height: 
19"
Diameter: 
14.5"
$3,200
a good quality and large-scaled french empire style gilt-bronze 3-light bouillotte lamp with adjustable tole shade; stamped 'made in france'
60378
circa 1940

the adjustable support with forest green tole shade; the body with 3 well-delineated swans over an incised dish; excellent condition with minor wear; craquelure to paint; rewired

Height: 
29" (top of finial)
Diameter: 
17" (shade)
$4,200
a glamorous american hollywood regency 1940's mirrored 2-door cabinet with gilt highlights
4280
1940's

the mirrored body fitted with 2 panelled doors; divided by gilt-wood banding; excellent restored condition with no chips or cracks

Height: 
34.5"
Width: 
38"
Depth: 
21"
$8,900
a french maison jansen neoclassical style 1940's eglomise console table and mirror
4243
1940's

the arching mirror with matching console all with silver and gold gilt eglomise mirrored panels; excellent restored condtion

Height: 
47.5 (mirror), 30" (table)
Width: 
34.75" (mirror), 40.5" (table)
Depth: 
12.25
$14,800

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