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a well-rendered pair of italian engravings of monumental torchieres by giovanni piranesi
60256
18th century

each detailed engraving depicting elaborate torchieres as seen in piranesi's museum; engraved for an english gentleman; some foxing; with custom gilt-wood frames and slips

Height: 
36"
Width: 
21 1/2"
$5,700
Available
a handsome italian baroque walnut arm chair with os du mouton arms
60453
early 18th century

the upholstered back above a tight seat flanked by shaped arms; raised on turned supports joined by a similar H-stretcher; excellent restored condition with new chenille upholstery

Height: 
37 1/2"
Seat height: 
19"
Width: 
25"
Depth: 
24"
$4,400
Available
a shapely set of 5 portuguese rococo ivory painted and parcel-gilt side/dining chairs
60443
circa 1750

each with arching scrolled crest above a vasi-form splat and burlap-covered seat; raised on shapely cabriole supports ending in a pied-de-biche foot all joined by an H-stretcher; overall wear and chipping to painted surface; good antique condition; with later royal blue silk seat covers; PRICED INDIVIDUALLY

Height: 
44"
Seat height: 
18"
Width: 
23 1/2"
Depth: 
19"
$1,375
Available
 handsome and warmly-patinated italian neoclassical pearwood sideboard/buffet with canted corners
60441
circa 1800

beautiful honey-colored solid pearwood, this versatile server with canted corners fitted with 4 drawers over 4 doors; raised on cabriole feet; excellent restored condition

Height: 
43"
Width: 
64"
Depth: 
19 1/2"
$14,750
Available
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
Available
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
Available
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
Available
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
Available
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
Sold
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
Available
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
Available
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
Available
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
Available
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
Available
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
Available
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
Available
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
Available
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
Available
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
Available
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
Available

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