Antique Late Federal Mustard Painted Dressing Table, having a box drawer above a rectangular top with curved corners, a single drawer below and raised on ring turned tapered legs. The whole in yellow paint with painted string "inlay" and painted "banding". New England, circa 1830. (Retains it's original stamped brass pulls and a partial inscription inside the main drawer. Losses, stains and scratches, especially to top consistant with age and use.).
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Fine Victorian Needlepoint Tilt Top Table in walnut having a circular top with floral needlepoint under glass, a turned and tapered pillar with carved leafage decoration and openwork scrolled legs. American or English, circa 1860.
Chippendale Cherry Dish Top Candlestand having a hinged round dished top on a turned vase shaped central column and raised on tripod cabriole legs terminating in snake feet. American, circa 1780.
(one leg with old repair)
Rare Chester County Pennsylvania Spice Chest in walnut having a moulded cornice above a raised panel door opening to an arrangement of ten small drawers (one replaced) and raised on straight bracket feet. Secondary woods include: poplar, oak, walnut and beech. There is a faint inscription on one of the bottom drawers. Pennsylvania, circa 1760-80.
Spice boxes or chests were a status symbol in colonial America. Only ...click for details
Rare Small Federal Canterbury in mahogany; rectangular with three divided sections above a single drawer with original brass pulls and raised on turned legs ending in brass castors. American, circa 1790.
Rare pair of Gothic Revival Sidechairs by the Green Family of Cabinetmakers, Alexandria Virginia; in walnut with leafage carved and shaped crest rails over turned spindles and with drop in seats, serpentine front seat rails and raised on saber legs . Circa 1850-70.
These chairs are very closely related to chairs (#14 & #15) in Oscar Fitzgerald's catalog: "The Green Family of Cabinetmakers: An Alexand ...click for details
Rare pair of Gothic Revival Sidechairs by the Green Family of Cabinetmakers, Alexandria Virginia; in walnut with leafage carved and shaped crest rails over turned spindles and with drop in seats, serpentine front seat rails and raised on saber legs. Circa 1850-70.
These chairs are very closely related to a chair (#14) in Oscar Fitz ...click for details
Large Scale American Federal Dressing Mirror, in beautifully figured mahogany, the oval plate held by gracefully shaped uprights, on a bow front base with three drawers having turned ivory knobs, ivory escutcheon and on straight bracket feet.
Antique American Mahogany Tilt-top Table, the single board round top supported on a pillar of tapering shaft, urn and rings; the legs with plain knees ending in simple pad feet; the lower edges of the pillar and knees attractively scalloped; the overall form typical of Massachusetts. Circa 1760-80
Rococo Revival Armchair in Walnut attributed to the Green Family of Cabinetmakers, Alexandria Virginia, having a carved crestrail of nuts, leaves and berries above an upholstered back, seat and armrests and with moulded and carved arm supports, seat rails and legs ending in brass castors. Circa 1860.
This chair relates in details to a sofa (#25) in Oscar Fitzgerald's catalog: "The Green Family of Cabinetmake ...click for details
Federal Mahogany Pembroke Table with secondary wood of poplar, having rectangular top with two shaped drop-leaves above a frieze drawer, flanked by reeded pilasters and raised on reeded, tapering legs ending in brass casters.
New York, circa 1810.
See illustration of similar table from Federal Furniture and Decorative Arts at Boscobel by Berry B. Tracy. ...click for details