A Set of Early 19th Century Style Mahogany Metamorphic Library Steps in the Manner of Morgan and Saunders.
This most impressive and useful set of library steps has elegant reeded, scrolled arms, saber legs and front apron.
When open it reveals four carpeted treads.
A sturdy example, worthy of a nice library.
Size of chair: Height: 35 1/4" Width: 24" Depth: 21"
Size of steps: Height: 30" Width: 22" Depth: 39"
This nice example has four graduated shelves inlaid with classical urns depicted within foliage on spiral turned supports.
This piece has pineapple shaped finials and fretwork crest. A most useful and decorative piece of Victoriana.
53.5” High by 20” Wide
Regency Mahogany Davenport c1820.
This nice quality slide top desk has four drawers and dummies to the other side. The lid lifts to reveal three small drawers.
It is on hidden brass casters and two carrying handles.
When I bought this lovely piece it contained a quantity of personal correspondence and the passport of the lady who owned it, all included.
A wonderful rich honey colour.
Height 91cm, Width 57.5cm, Depth 56cm
This is a magnificent and massive German Cabinet handmade from solid and beautifully patinaed oak by middle part of the 18th century, originally coming from Westphalia (Central West Germany)...
This Set of French nicely carved walnut dining chairs are in excellent overall condition, c.1920. Featuring two armchairs and four side chairs with intricate carved detail. Measuring Armchair 24"w x 19"d x 46"h, Sides 17"w x 16"d x 40"h, priced for all. Serious Inquiries are Welcome!
This exquisite pair of Ching Dynasty tall tables or stands is finely constructed of elegant East Indian rosewood (huali, Dalbergia latifolia,) the tops inset with richly figured black-and-white marble. Each 38-1/4 inches high and 11-inch square. Circa 1780-1820.
Provincial slant-lid desk, mellow walnut. Amazing the legs have not broken in 230 years. Approx. 42" wide.
Rare small-scale tea table, approx. 28" diameter, attributed to Daniel Burnett. The best carved base. Note: cleats were trimmed back with shrinkage to the top--they extended over the plane of the top. Top is approx. 28" one way and 28 5/8" against the grain of the single board pie crust top. IN the opinion of my cabinetmakers, the top and base are original to one another. However, contrary opinion exists...
Qing Dynasty Red Lacquer Wooden Shanxi Cabinet. Chinese red lacquer cabinet from Shanxi Province. Circa 1750. 68 3/4" x 41" x 19 1/2". With city scape and peonies in roundel on front of chest. Some wear due to age and use. In very good condition for a cabinet from the year 1750.
Qing Dynasty Elmwood Cabinet, Shanxi Province China, ca. 1850. With two front doors & rattan top. With some wear due to age and use. In good condition. 28 1/2" x 37" x 23".
Fine Small 18th-century English Pot Cupboard in mahogany having a pierced gallery above two tambour doors.
Enhanced with mother of pearl inlay and handpainted florals, this tilt top table dates from the Victorian era. It is a papier mache table with a sculpted top that rests on a pedestal base. It measures 40" high when tilted and 28" high, closed. The diameter of the top is 20 inches. Very fine condition.
18th century country French provincial cherry corner cupboard c1780. The cherry in this bowfront corner cupboard is a mellow honey brown, enhanced by its old rich patina. Measures 68 inches high, 32 inches wide, 19 inches deep inside and 22 inches outside. This is a rare diminutive size for a period French country cupboard. Hand made with a block plane and joined with wooden pins. Original hardware and key...
Lovely Chinese antique half round console table with angled shelves. Made of huanghuali, the rarest of Chinese rosewoods. The surface is inset with a thick piece of gray and white striated marble. Elegant clean lines, very sophisticated. Made in the mid 19th century. Size: 33" high x 32.75" wide x 16.25" deep.
This piece is on display in our gallery at Clock TowerAntiques Center and can be seen in-person by visiting 824 E Main Street Branford,CT 06405...
French mahogany handkerchief card table c1875. Signed by the maker N Lampre, Bte S.G.D.G. 4 or Amelot. Measures 23 x 23 inches square and 29.5 inches high closed. With four handkerchief hinged supports (each measuring 11.5 inches) that open to allow for more space to play card games. The top turns so the each handkerchief end is supported by a corner of the table for stability. Excellent condition. Some wear to the old green felt. Shipping extra...
American Renaissance Style Marquetry Side Cabinet, attributed to Pottier and Stymus, New York, circa 1870. Rosewood, burled ash, maple, eastern white pine, other woods, gilt and bronze. Concave-sided case centering a wood inlaid urn, arabesques, griffins and shields and other classical motifs throughout. In excellent condition. 58" x 61" x 19". Ex. Property from the Strong Museum, Rochester, NY.
Qing Dynasty tapered Noodle Cabinet, circa 1880, with two inner shelves, two inner drawers, and a hidden compartment for bottom. Beautiful finish and in excellent condition. 77.5" high x 38" x 22".
Stunning Late Qing dynasty Chinese bamboo writing desk and chair from Jiangsu Province, 19th Century, ca 1880. Black lacquer top and drawers of desk and black lacquer seat of chair. In excellent condition. Desk is 32.5" high x 35" x 18"