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60481
1920's

in the Chinese Export style, each colorful bird with turned head modeled standing on a pierced rockwork base; all raised on black painted metal and brass bases; marked 'France' on underside; Provenance Sotheby's Arcade Furniture & Decorations Sale 1994; from a Greenwich, CT estate; drilled and rewired; excellent condition with minor rubbing and patina to brass base; small chip professionally restored

Height: 
18" (top of porcelain) 27" (top of shade)
Width: 
9"
Depth: 
6"
$5,200
Available
French Louis XVI Style Marquetry Inlaid Circular Side Table - Gueridon Circa 1880.
5070
circa 1880

the circular top with brass pierced gallery over an apron fitted with two frieze drawers and candle slides; raised on tapering legs ending in bronze caps all joined by a lower concave shelf; good antique condition with professional restorations and refinishing; small areas of veneer replaced and re-glued

Height: 
30.5"
Diameter: 
25"
$5,850
Available
French 19th Century Mixed-Wood Transition Style Single-Drawer Side Table
4925
Late 19th Century

the rectangular top centering bookmatched Kingwood veneer within a walnut border; over a conforming apron fitted with a single drawer with similar veneer all raised on graceful splayed legs joined by a lower shelf; excellent antique condition; professionally restored 

Height: 
28"
Width: 
11.25"
Depth: 
14.5"
$3,250
Available
19th Century Pair of French Polychromed Faience Octagonal Urns Now as Lamps
4962
Urns late 19th Century

each octagonal covered urn with large arching reserves adorned overall with floral and foliate stems; all raised on a giltwood base; excellent condition with some professional restorations; rewired

Height: 
18" (top of ceramic) 30" (top of shade)
Diameter: 
8"
$5,800
Available
Fine Pair of French Cerulean Blue Opaline Lamps with Polychromed Decoration
5173
vases late 19th century

each large tapering vessel finely decorated with naturalistic paintings in enamel of parrots on flower laden branches with gilt accents; excellent condition with no chips or cracks; minor wear to gilt; now mounted as lamps

Height: 
19.25" (top of glass) 32.25" (top of shade)
Diameter: 
7"
$7,250
Available
Stylish French 1940s Ebonized and Giltwood Circular Drinks Table with Mirrored Top
5151
1940s

the round mirrored top inset within a giltwood frame all raised on three ebonized splayed supports joined by a lower scalloped stretcher; re-gilded, later mirror plate

Height: 
24"
Diameter: 
15"
$3,850
Hold
French Art Deco Barrel-back Chair, Circa 1930 at epoca in San Francisco
4872
circa 1930

with sloping in-curved back over a loose cushion seat flanked by fluted supports capped with carved snail shells; excellent restored condition with refinished surface; newly upholstered 

Height: 
29"
Seat height: 
18" (arm height: 25")
Width: 
27.5"
Depth: 
23.5"
$6,200
Sold
French Louis XVI Style Marquetry Mahogany Single-drawer Oval Side Table
5045
circa 1880

the cross-banded book-matched pie slice veneered oval top with brass mounted perimeter band over a single drawer apron decorated with marquetry inlay; raised on square legs tapering to bronze sabots; oak secondary wood; good restored condition with small veneer replacements 

Height: 
29"
Width: 
32"
Depth: 
29"
$7,650
Available
Pair Signed Camille Tharaud (1878-1956) Enameled Porcelain Lamps; Limoges
5025
1950s

Designed by Marbro Lamp Co., each ovoid-form lamp decorated with slender wheat sheaths resting on a gilt-metal base over an ebonized wooden stand; excellent condition with no chips or cracks; re-wired and re-gilded; signed on underside; Camille Tharaud first studied chemistry as a young man, but after an injury during WWI, he convalesced in Limoges, France where he began his work with porcelain, opening up his own factory in 1920.

Height: 
20" (top of porcelain) 33" (top of shade)
Width: 
8"
Depth: 
8"
$6,850
Available

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