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Long Italian Rococo Style Bench with Leather Upholstery
4939
circa 1880

the long leather seat above a scalloped apron with beaded edge all raised on cabriole legs; new leather upholstery; professionally restored and refinished

Height: 
22
Width: 
63"
Depth: 
17"
$7,450
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Well-carved English Chippendale Style Giltwood Mirror with Bold Crest
5086
circa 1880

the exuberantly carved pagoda crest surrounded by lively acanthus leaves, c-scrolls and grotto motifs cascading down to an openwork frame; wear and rubbing to gilding; with professional repairs; refreshed gilding; some age to later plate

Height: 
54.5"
Width: 
26"
Depth: 
3.5"
$8,450
Available
4795
circa 1900

the hand-tooled embossed leather writing surface above a paneled case finished with five drawers on front and back; the sides fitted with slide out writing areas with conforming leather tops; raised on shapely cabriole legs; excellent antique condition with professional repairs to include refreshed leather and refinished surface 

Height: 
29.5"
Width: 
79"
Depth: 
56"
$11,800
Available
Pair of French 1940's Pale-Blue Opaline Glass Lamps with Gilt Decoration
4977
1950

these elegant barrel-form lamps with ribbed perimeter bands adorned overall with refined opposing floral and foliate vines; raised on giltwood bases; rewired, no chips or cracks; bases re-gilded; minor rubbing to gilt decoration

Height: 
11" (top of glass) 20" (top of shade)
Diameter: 
5.25"
$3,250
Available
Large Pair of Roman Rococo Carved Giltwood Putti Harvesting Grapes
60518
mid-18th Century

purchased in Rome in the 1980's, the well-carved chubby winged putti in opposing stances and poised on one foot over a rock-work base; depicting the grape harvest also known as the allegory of autumn (see detail image of Jean-Jacques Lagrenée's 'Putti Harvesting Grapes'); interior image courtesy 'Edward Lobrano Interior Design', NYC; excellent antique condition with overall rubbing to refreshed gilding

 

 

 

 

 

Height: 
37"
Width: 
26"
Depth: 
16"
$12,850
Available
English Chippendale Style Carved Giltwood Mirror in the Chinese Taste
5032
circa 1900

with pagoda-form crest above a frame ornately carved with floral vines and foliate scrolls; minor overall rubbing and patina to gilding

Height: 
58"
Width: 
28"
Depth: 
2.5"
$7,750
Available
French Rococo Style Carved Giltwood Mirror, Late 19th Century at epoca san francisco
5030
late 19th century

with a large foliate spray crest above an openwork frame consisting of floral and foliate vines, C-scrolls and acanthus leaves; shipping import label on reverse for Antonio's Antiques, San Francisco; good antique condition with overall even rubbing; later mirror plate

Height: 
41"
Width: 
22"
Depth: 
2"
$5,200
Available
English Chippendale Style Carved Giltwood Mirror in the Chinese Taste
5029
circa 1880

well-carved giltwood wall mirror with a pagoda-form pediment above an open-work carved foliate frame; excellent antique condition with overall even rubbing to water-gilded surface; later mirror plate

Height: 
42.5"
Width: 
23"
Depth: 
4"
$5,950
Available
Hand-carved Continental Rococo Revival Foliate Giltwood Mirror
4967
circa 1890

with lively interlacing foliate crest above a rectangular-form frame adorned with rocaille carving at the shoulder above meandering foliate vines; good antique condition with overall even rubbing to gilding; age to original mirror plate

Height: 
51"
Width: 
27"
Depth: 
3"
$6,800
Available
4985
mid-18th century

fine example of a reverse-glass still life painting with lush floral stems over newly-sliced pomegranates, plump grapes, red cherries and pears with two small hidden birds; exposed section on back with script describing the gifting of the painting to William Schroeder from his Aunt Hickson in 1849. The painting was originally owned by Schroeder's grandfather (Hickson's father), German-born Valentine Schwarz and was described as Schwarz' 'favorite picture'; most-likely the painting was brought from Germany by Schwartz in the 18th century settling in Frederick Town, Maryland

Height: 
13.75"
Width: 
17.5"
Depth: 
1"
$3,450
Available

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