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handsome and good quality pair of french empire walnut sleigh/day beds with giltwood hairy paw feet
60392
circa 1810

each with well-figured richly-patinated flared uprights joined by the original rails; raised on well-carved giltwood paw feet; excellent restored condition; with new custom mattresses; Empire furniture was heavily influenced by Greco-Roman aesthetics and described as spare, noble and massive consistent with Napoleonic majesty and grandeur; these beds are fine examples of the grandeur and style of the Empire period. 

Height: 
40"
Width: 
36.25"
Depth: 
83"
$10,900
Available
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
Available
a handsome of danish empire style mahogany 3-drawer marble-topped bow-front chests with brass inlay and bronze mounts
3073
circa 1880

each with thick napoleon machete marble top above a bowed cabinet fitted with 3 drawers with brass stringing flanked by brass inlaid fluted stiles and sides all over a scalloped apron; new tops; excellent restored condition.

Height: 
28 3/4"
Width: 
29 3/4"
Depth: 
17 1/2"
$9,750
Available
a handsome american empire carved giltwood rectangular mirror
60249
mid 1800's

the beveled rectangular plate surrounded by a giltwood frame with half-turnings and carved rosette corners; wear to later gilding; age to plate.

Height: 
26 1/4"
Width: 
18 1/4"
Depth: 
2 1/4"
$1,875
Available
a good pair of french empire fruitwood and parcel-gilt armchairs with sphinx-head motifs
1716
19th century

each with rectangular framed back above half-round padded arms emanating from lotus leaf carving; raised on well-carved winged sphinx heads above a bowed seat; all over quadrangular supports terminating in robust paw feet; restored; with later boar skin.

Height: 
37"
Seat height: 
18"
Width: 
24"
Depth: 
24"
$8,750
Available
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