Exceptional and Rare Pair of Anglo Indian Side Chairs, in rosewood with the backs elaborately pierced and carved with intertwining leafy vines and gracefully s shaped stiles; the seats retaining the original caning but now upholstered, the serpentine seat rails carved with a flowerhead and vines; the two front legs cabriole and boldly carved with acanthus leaves terminating in scrolled and pegged feet, the rear legs of chamfered serpentine shape.
Bombay, Circa 1850-60
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Rare Dutch colonial ebonized sewing table with mother-of-pearl inlay, having a rectangular, cut corner top opening to an extensively fitted interior with faux rosewood graining and raised on an octagonal pillar and similarly shaped platform base. Circa 1840.
Important 18th-century English serpentine-fronted Kneehole Desk or Dressing Table in Mahogany, having a thumb-molded top above a case fitted with a leather-lined writing slide, one long drawer and six small drawers flanking a cabinet which slides back to form a kneehole. The case has canted corners with carved blind fretwork and is raised on ogee bracket feet, circa 1770.
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.
Fine English Regency Rosewood Sofa Table, with D form drop leaves.. This exceptional example of this form has extraordinary attention to detail. The edge of the top is inlaid with crossbanding The hardly noticed butterflies that support the top when open are also in rosewood and have small stamped brass medallions. The front frieze has a single drawer and beading on the lower edge. The two pedestals have turned double columns supported on two outswept legs ending in paw feet and having stam ...click for details