Large, rare, grand, and imposing, deeply carved Continental walnut griffin throne chair. This is truly a special one of a kind exquisite piece that demonstrates unique uncommon craftsmanship and artistry. Note the ingenious way the Master craftsman designed and executed the Griffin’s front foot becomes the front foot of the chair and the Griffin back foot becomes the back foot of the chair on each side of the chair (see photo side view). The deep concise intricate pierced carving includes dr ...click for details
19th Century antique leather trunk features extensive riveted design including crown and flowers, hand chased iron fittings, handles and crown lock over a wood skeleton - zinc lined. Circa 1830s. Dimensions: 42" w. X 19" h. X 23" d.
Beautiful rich lustrous brass inlaid rosewood English regency breakfast table with gilt trim and casters. This your chance to own a real museum quality treasure. This all original fine piece has fully functioning brass hardware for tilt feature to save space (see photos). h. 28.5" X 49.5" diameter. Circa 1800-1815.
Striking matching Dutch sofa, chairs and marble top coffee table set. Circa turn of the Century. Dimensions: sofa - 49" high X 72" wide X 28" deep. two chairs - 47" high X 34" wide X 31" deep each. coffee table 18" high X 28" wide X 20" deep. (the striped look in the photo of the marble table is the slotted light coming through the latticed roof. There are no stripes across the marble).
Beautifully executed craftsmanship is displayed in this rare carved gothic revival oak lift seat bench, features four deep relief panels displaying noble knights. Made in Belgium this fine piece includes carved lions holding shields as bench arm supports and gothic finials. Seat is undergoing damage repair. Circa 1850s. 61" w. X 59" h. X 20" d.
Fine French Clock made of Meissen porcelain romantic figures, flowers and ormolo with white porcelain face and delicate scrolled brass hands retailed by the superlative Gumps of San Francisco founded in 1861 (signature on face). Movement signed Paris, 9 rubis, 8 right jewels. Dimensions: 15" high X 8" wide X 5" deep.
Fine French Clock made of matching blue Meissen porcelain Buddha and wisemen, ormolo with white porcelain face and delicate scrolled brass hands. Face signed Gumps of San Francisco founded in 1861. Movement signed Paris, 9 rubis, 8 right jewels, JN adjusted. Dimensions: 15" high X 8" wide X 5" deep. Includes two blue Meissen porcelain garniture lamps each with two lamps and shades.