The carved back is centered by a shield with three flowers and the shield is surrounded by scrolling fret work. The hinged seat opens to reveal a small well and is raised on cabriole legs headed by a floral motif...
This piece is made after the model by Antoino Canova’s Venus and the Graces Dancing in the Presence of Mars. Each figure is lightly draped in a toga with meticulous folds which move as if they are dancing. The central figure has a laurel wreath being held over her head by the women that flank her. The figures are supported by an oval base...
The back plate made up of two ribbons that are headed by a bow and are lopped at the bottom to rise up and curve out to hold a bobeche and tulip shaped nozzle. The back reveals a small channel to fit these sconces with electricity.
Size: 23” high 9 ¾” wide 4 ½” profile depth
Condition: Excellent, this pair have age and the finish has darken with time, for some it is the perfect look
The rectangular hinged lid centered by a basket issuing flowers and a ring handle sits above a conforming body with tapering sides. The interior is undecorated and lacking the original liner. The front of the box has an inlay diamond shaped escutcheon.
Size: 5 ¼” high 7 ½” wide 5” deep
Condition: Very Good, lacking key, lacking fitted interior, probably had paw feet that are now lacking
The rectangular box with hinged lid is surmounted by a silvered plaque for monogramming. The interior is lined and includes the damper. The bottom of the box is stamped faintly “Trade Mark, Humidor, C. N. Swift, and NY.”
Size: 4 ½” high 10 ¼” wide 7” deep
Condition: Excellent nice age to the golden oak finish, lacking key
The rectangular top over a conforming body and fitted with graduating long drawers. Each drawer is centered by a diamond shaped inlay escutcheon flanked by original brass pulls...
This magnificent pair of console tables have a rectangular top with notched corners over a conforming apron. A lion’s head that is hand carved and gilded centers each side. The lower portion is finished with a carved gilt wood molding. The table is raised on six tapering square legs the splay near the end and are joined by a conforming stretcher. The back’s of each table have two labels each...