This magnificent carved giltwood and gesso overmantel mirror is of Italian origin and dates from the late 18th century. Measures: 35.5" x 74.5".
Approx. 29" high and 25" diameter. Please note we have straightened arms and made prisms look square.
A gorgeous pair of gold gilded hardwood cornices dating circa 1850-1880. It is extremely hard to find a pair of matching antique cornices in such good condition. There may be an insignificant small piece missing on either valance, please study photos. The only restoration we found was to a corner of one of the cornices (see 3rd photo) which appears to have been professionally restored...
Please Take 50% Off The Featured Price. This is a very colorful set of 4 painted panels made by the end of 19th century, originally part of a boiserie in a Parisian apartment. Each is adorably hand painted with floral patterns. Several scratches and chips can be seen due to the age as well as an anterior repair on one of the panels. Circa date 1880. Dimensions 31 ¾”high/ 18 ¼”wide.
A pair of intricately carved Qing Dynasty Chinese screens mounted in a custom made stand (easily removed). Circa 1880
Carved images depict scenes from classical Chinese Dance. beautifully grained Northern Chinese elmwood showing great patina.
Please Take 50% Off The Featured Price. This is a decorative pair of Rococo fragments, originally coming from a boiserie, made from solid and nicely patinaed walnut by the end of the 19th century, each accented with acanthus patterns. Circa date 1890. Dimensions 21”high/ 5”wide.
Large Georgian Pierced Brass Fire Fender, having a bowed front, urn and “Prince of Wales” feather design and fine "bright-cut" engraving. English, Circa 1750. Please note that each end has been extended by 4" to fit a larger fireplace.
Depth at Center: 12"
These early brass fenders are typically very heavy and
carefully made. They had little functional use but were strictly
Please Take 50% Off The Featured Price. This is a stunning pair of arched doors made from solid oak by the middle part of the 19th century, originally coming from Ardeche (South of France). Each mounted with glass pane and wrought iron grills and embellished with boldly sculpted moldings and recessed panels accented with acanthus rosettes. Hardware is in original condition, except for the small mail flap, which is more recent. One of the hinges is missing on the left upper corner...
A French mid 19th century Bayeux vase, in the Chinese export Mandarin Palette taste, mounted as an oil lamp and subsequently electrified. The base was cut away, shortly after the vase was made to permit incorporation of an oil tank. Height to top of socket 16 1/2 inches.
Heavy Antique Lions Head Door Knocker, Bronze 19TH century 8"x5" over 3 lbs Feel safe with this Gaurdian at your front door. On the handle, what appears to be th face of a chinese wiseman/warrior. A special piece of European history. Call Frederick 301-530-1558
Likely French, approx. 10" high and 8" diameter.
Please Take 50% Off The Featured Price. This is a magnificent and rare pair of decorative panels from the end of the 19th century, each masterfully sculpted from single piece of walnut and depicting hunting trophies highlighted with floral patterns. Note minor scratches and dents here and there due to the age. Circa date 1880. Dimensions 41"high/ 13"wide.
Please Take 50% Off The Featured Price. This is a large and very decorative crest made by the beginning of the 20th century and directly inspired of the Italian Rococo style (more than a century earlier) combining shell and acanthus patterns for an appealing result. This piece was originally on the top of a large frame gate in a Villa near Firenze (Italy). Circa date 1900. Dimensions 36 ½”high/ 74 ½”long.
Please Take 50% Off The Featured Price. This is a beautiful and decorative pair of pierced carved Rococo sculptures made from solid walnut by the second half of the 19th century, both intricately carved from single piece of wood and originally coming from a pair of interior doors. Circa date 1890. Dimensions 12”high/ 8”wide.