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All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1230223 (stock #B3X/011.03)
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Karl Friedrich Schinkel, German artist and architect, was one of the earliest to take advantage of the practical and design potential of cast iron in these, some of the earliest successful examples of "mass produced" garden furniture. Produced originally for public gardens they incorporate Pompein inspired features such as cloven hoof legs, rams-head arms and classical back splats into a very functional design. Germany ca 1840-1860. Provenance: the King Ranch, Texas...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1228649 (stock #B1/037)
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Rare faux bois garden bench hand carved from sandstone, American ca 1885. Very substantial piece assembled from four parts from the hands of a stone mason in New York state. Overall 33" high by 68" wide by 25" deep. In excellent condition.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1227811 (stock #B1/036)
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$2,800.00
Rare example of a Carre design sunburst three seater garden bench, American ca 1920. Difficult to find in any state this bench is in exceptional condition with no breaks and no signs of excessive wear. Some rust spots/ old white paint finish. 32" high by 60" wide by 29" deep. Can be refinished at additional cost. Provenance: a Pittsburgh collector.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1199686 (stock #B1/035)
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A very nice example of an antique cast iron garden bench in the rare passion flower pattern from Hinderer's Iron Works, New Orleans ca 1900. Stamped "Hinderers Iron Wks N O LA", the bench is in very fine condition - no breaks or repairs. Nuts and bolts have been replaced within last 20 years. 33.5" high by 40" wide by 28" deep. Painted a very dark shade of green.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1197835 (stock #B1/034)
Summerhill Gallery
$1,400.00
An unusually sturdy antique American wirework bench ca 1890. Bench has an unusually tall back as well as some nice decorative elements. Bench is 39" high by 46.5" wide by 21" deep. Some wear at arms, otherwise excellent condition.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1167344 (stock #B1/033)
Summerhill Gallery
$3,800.00
A very nice example of an antique American cast iron White House bench (one has resided in the White House garden for many years). Provenance; a private owner in New England. Originally produced by the Carron foundry in Scotland in the 1840's the pattern has be re-produced by the Coalbrookdale Co amongst others over the years. The smaller size bench is more typically found in the US, this, the full size being much rarer...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1163459 (stock #B1/029)
Summerhill Gallery
$1,900.00
An American cast iron garden bench in the curtain style marked "John McLean Maker", New York late nineteenth century. The bench is in excellent condition and sports its original zinc coating. 37.5" high by 46" wide by 20" deep. Please see my blog.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1159025 (stock #XT/035)
Summerhill Gallery
$4,800.00
A very nice hand-wrought iron table in the art nouveau style, French early twentieth century. Retaining much its original paint this exhibits a fine balance between the formal and lyrical elements of its design. The table base is 29" high by 49" wide by 30" deep. Excellent for the conservatory or garden. In very good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1910 item #1158121 (stock #C1/026)
Summerhill Gallery
$800.00
An unusual antique Carre style sprung steel garden armchair in a more relaxed "lounge back" stance, French or American ca 1910. 30.5" high by 23.5" wide by 29" deep. It has been media blasted, zinc coated and powder coated in white. In very good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1148384 (stock #XT/034)
Summerhill Gallery
$2,800.00
A rare example of a fine cast iron garden or conservatory table almost certainly by Coalbrookdale with it's original marble top. A very fine casting with a design incorporating griffin heads and flowing vines with leaves and dramatically rendered flowers, and an elaborately turned stretcher. Overall dimensions are 30" high by 48" wide by 20" deep. The British registration mark appears in three places and dates it in the 1842-1867 range...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1143895 (stock #B1/030)
Summerhill Gallery
$3,800.00
An antique American cast iron bench in the rustic twig pattern, ca 1880. This bench has been media blasted, zinc and powder coated in matte black. 30" high by 49" wide by 19" deep. In good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1143892 (stock #C2/015.04)
Summerhill Gallery
$1,800.00
A rare set of four early cast iron chairs in the grape pattern, American ca 1890. Faded blue/gray pattern; some rust. All intact, no breaks or repairs. Each 29" high by 20" wide by 20" deep. In good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1143890 (stock #B1/032)
Summerhill Gallery
$1,600.00
Early American grape pattern cast iron bench, American ca 1890. Faded blue/gray paint; some rust; in good overall condition. 30" high by 41" wide by 20" deep.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1910 item #1140977 (stock #B1/031)
Summerhill Gallery
$3,200.00
A rare cast iron garden bench marked JP Fisher& Co Rochester, American ca 1910. The very graphic scrolling design of grape bunches and grape leaves is an unusual take on the more standard uses of these motifs. 33.5" high by 39" wide by 18" deep. A few old repairs commensurate with age; has been painted a very dark green.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1140457 (stock #C1/022)
Summerhill Gallery
$2,500.00
A rare strap metal spring rocker with early, probably original, paint. Completely hand-wrought and riveted with gracefully stylized rockers, open arms, sun-burst seat and strap metal back. Marked Carre, Paris ca 1890. 35" high by 24" wide by 38" deep. In very fine condition. Please check my blog on this piece.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1129517
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$1,200.00
Small antique garden bench of cast iron in the "grape" pattern, American late nineteenth century. This has the Splayed leaf alternate leg pattern without the grape motif. It is 31" high by 33" wide by 20" deep. Layers of old paint and some rust. Good condition. Can be stripped and powder coated.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1129516
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A large size antique cast iron garden bench in the grape pattern, late nineteenth century, marked M Briggs Rochester New York. Has the leg pattern incorporating the grape motif. 33" high by 44" wide by 20" deep. Layers of old paint, some rust, otherwise very good condition. Can be stripped and powder coated.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1129234
Summerhill Gallery
$1200.00
Garden table in the New Orleans style (see G Himmelheber "Cast Iron Furniture" fig. 242) of wrought and cast iron with foliate design top and cabriole legs, American late 19th century. 25" high by 39" wide; 34" at base. Black, with layers of old paint; otherwise fine condition.