Fine large pair of antique English tole tea bins with hinged wood lids and gilt painted decoration.These would have been shop fixtures for an establishment selling teas and the painted numbers would have been for different teas. Circa 1840-50.
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
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)
American Chippendale Ox-Bow Slant-Front Desk. Massachusetts, Circa 1780. In Nicely Faded Mahogany, the hinged, rectangular lid opening to an interior fitted with an arrangement of valanced pigeonholes and small drawers. Below are four reverse-serpentine graduated drawers and the whole is raised on graceful ogee bracket feet. The grain of the mahogany on the lid and drawer fronts is very fine and the sides are 'plum-pudding' mahogany. The pulls and some of the escutcheons appear to be ori ...click for details
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
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.