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Well-carved English George II Style Giltwood Mirror with Dramatic Crest
5076
circa 1850

The exuberantly carved openwork crest composed of dramatic interlacing C-scroll motifs with floral and foliate elements cascading down the sides; all surrounding the original beveled mirror plate within a relief-carved molding; warm patina and rubbing to water-gilded surface; with some professional repairs to frame

Height: 
48"
Width: 
34"
Depth: 
5"
$6,450
Available
Large Pair of 19th Century Italian Glazed-Majolica Framed Plaques
60526
late 19th century

each well-executed plaque of impressive scale depicting a moody forest scene and a tranquil lake setting; all within custom ebonized moulded frames with giltwood slips; excellent antique condition with no chips or cracks to ceramic; minor professional repair to one frame

Depth: 
1.5"
Diameter: 
29"
$5,900
Available
Large Pair of Italian Baroque Style Majolica Bacchus Corbels/Brackets
60527
circa 1880

each carved wood and parcel-gilt corbel adorned overall with lively foliate scrolls;  fitted with striking polychromed majolica masks depicting Bacchus, the Roman god of agriculture, wine and fertility; one blue-eyed, the other brown-eyed; wear and chips to ceramic; overall wear and patina to gilding 

Height: 
27"
Width: 
16.5"
Depth: 
10.5"
$5,800
Available
Therien Studio Solid Walnut "Volute' Banquet Dining Table
60525
1980's

of solid walnut construction, the top of radiating pattern with serpentine-shaped ends including two 24" leaves, all given planed and aged hand-rubbed lacquer finish; raised on two hand-carved tripod pedestal bases ending in boldly scrolled volute feet; excellent condition with minor rubbing to surface.
 

Height: 
30"
Width: 
96" (144" fully extended)
Depth: 
52"
$12,500
Available
Handsome Italian Baroque Ebonized 3-Drawer Chest
60520
18th Century

likely from the Lombardy region, the rectangular top with canted corners above a conforming body fitted with 3 paneled drawers flanked by canted pilasters and paneled sides; resting on a splayed base over bun feet; some wear to painted surface

Height: 
40"
Width: 
60"
Depth: 
28.5"
$15,900
Available
Pair Italian Baroque Polychrome Painted Credenzas
60516
18th Century

the rectangular top with shaped ends over a conforming case incorporating two long drawers and a pair of paneled doors; raised on rear bracket and front bun feet; the whole retaining original pale-sage painted decoration on an ochre painted ground; originally purchased from Therien & Co., San Francisco; solid condition; overall wear and patina to surface

Height: 
44"
Width: 
59.5"
Depth: 
17"
$24,800
Available
Impressive Pair of Florentine Baroque Giltwood Mirrors
60515
circa 1800

each boldly-carved rectangular frame of lively scrolling acanthus leaves; age to later plates; even rubbing to gilded surface;  some chipping and surface cracks

Height: 
52"
Width: 
45.5"
Depth: 
3"
$18,500
Available
Massive English Brass and Copper Log Bin with Armorial Crests
60517
1880

this large tapering vessel with applied armorial crests to front and back all flanked by bold lion ring handles; raised on 3 claw-and-ball feet;  good patina and antique condition with overall even wear and abrasions; minor split to underside

Height: 
27"
Diameter: 
24"
$4,400
Available
Grand Pair of Venetian Baroque Style High-back Arm Chairs
60513
circa 1900

designed in the manner of Andrea Brustoloni (Italian, 1662-1732) and attributed to the cabinet maker Valentino Besarel; upholstered in russet-colored leather with saddle-stitch detailing;  the scrolling open arms supported by well-carved and expressive robed figures all raised on faux carved logs joined by a similar stretcher; Valentino Besarel (1829-1902) was a Venetian furniture maker who was patronized during the second half of the 19th century by the Royal Houses in Europe.  Many of his creations were in the style of  Andrea Brustoloni (1662-1732); excellent condition with ony minor ove

Height: 
50"
Seat height: 
20" arm height: 28"
Width: 
35"
Depth: 
30"
$14,850
Available
Handsome French Baroque Style Leather Upholstered Armchair
60512
1880

the tall upholstered back with whimsical pierced crest centering a squirrel flanked by facing lions; with down-scrolled arms flanking a tight seat all raised on turned supports joined by double-baluster stretchers; good antique condition with new leather upholstery; professionally restored with some replacements 

Height: 
53"
Seat height: 
21" arm height: 27"
Width: 
24"
Depth: 
26"
$6,800
Available

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