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Large French Louis XVI Style Bronze Doré 4-light Lantern with applied Porcelain Flowers
4785
circa 1900

with arching openwork top above a square-form body tapering to a foliate pendant knob; decorated overall with later porcelain flower heads which can be easily removed; good antique condition; rewired with 4 standard sockets; later solid brass bobeches

Width: 
18"
Depth: 
18"
Drop: 
48"
$8,400
Available
A Handsome French Circular Triptych Vanity Mirror with Cerused Oak Backplate
50117
circa 1900

the cerused oak blackplate centering a beveled mirror flanked by 2 similar mirrors with mirrors on the reverse; fitted with a steel and chrome hinged framework; age to plates; good antique condition

Height: 
17.5" (open)
Width: 
41.5" (open)
Depth: 
2.75" (closed)
Diameter: 
17.5 (overall closed) 12" (mirror plates)
$2,800
Available
oil on board: Impressionist Seascape Painting signed 'Hugo Melville Fisher'
4781
1920's

a good example of American Impressionism with its thickly applied paint capturing the shifting effect of light and color; Hugo Melville Fisher (1878-1946) was active in California and is best known for his seascape and marine paintings.  Born in Brooklyn, and the son of artist Hugo Anton Fisher, the Fisher family moved to Alameda, California in 1886.

Height: 
29.5"
Width: 
34.5"
Depth: 
1.5"
$5,450
Available
Handsome Pair of Baltic Neoclassical Style Marquetry Inlaid Birch and Walnut Demilune Commodes.
4765
1900

having a long apron drawer above a two door cabinet, flanked by two single door cabinets; decorated overall with inlaid marquetry depicting classical motifs of swags, wreaths and urns; excellent  antique condition; small areas of replaced veneer 

Height: 
36"
Width: 
48.5"
Depth: 
19 1/4"
$14,800
Available
framed oil on board; Antonio Jacobsen (1850-1921) Painting of an American Clipper Ship
60499
dated 1918

Finely-detailed painting of the clipper ship 'Matchless'; One of America's foremost maritime painters, Antonio Jacobsen (1850-1921), esteemed painter of schooners and steam vessels, is revered by aficionados of American maritime history; signed and dated lower right 'Antonio Jacobsen 1918';  provenance: Label verso from David Bendann's Fine Art Rooms,  Baltimore Street, Baltimore, Maryland

 

Height: 
18 3/4" (with frame: 23 3/8")
Width: 
29 3/4" (with frame 35")
Depth: 
3/4"
$25,000
Available
A Good Set of Six Syrian Thebes-style Inlaid Stools with Woven Double-cove Seats
60497
1960's/70's

each crafted from hardwood inlaid with exotic materials, i.e. ebony and bone, surmounted by an inset woven double-coved seat above an intricate openwork apron all raised on turned supports; good vintage condition 

 

Height: 
15"
Seat height: 
15"
Width: 
14.5"
Depth: 
14.5"
$8,250
Available
500131
1920/1930's

each with round mirror within a lively convex frame consisting of cascading foliate elements; all in an alternating gold and silver gilt tole; later antiqued mirror plates and gilded surface

Depth: 
3"
Diameter: 
18"
$4,500
Available
rare and unusually large intricately inlaid anglo indian octagonal side/traveling table with brass and copper inlay
50114
circa 1900

originally used as at traveling campaign table for the british in india; the long octagonal fretwork top with central medallion all within a brass inlaid border; raised on a hinged base with open fretwork all joined by a lower stretcher; excellent antique condition with overall even patina

Height: 
22"
Width: 
43.75"
Depth: 
22"
$8,650
Sold
 intricately inlaid anglo indian octagonal side/traveling table with brass and copper inlay
4753
circa 1900

originally used as traveling tea tables for the british in india; the octagonal top with central star medallion surrounded multiple geometric and foliate designs within an outer foliate vine border; raised on a hinged base with open fretwork; excellent antique condition with some patination to top

Height: 
20"
Width: 
20"
Depth: 
20"
$3,200
Available
a well-rendered english faience painted tile depicting a dutch galliot; signed 'Burmantofts Faience 1923
4740
dated 1923

Signed on reverse 'Dutch Galliot at Harbour Mouth'; a galiot was a type of Dutch merchant ship similar to a ketch, with a rounded fore and aft with flat bottoms to sail in shallow waters; excellent restored condition with professional repair; some wear to original giltwood frame; overall craquelure to glaze

Height: 
14.5"
Width: 
9"
Depth: 
1.5"
$2,250
Available

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