Qing Dynasty Elmwood / Rosewood Altar Table with Chinese inlay design, China, ca. 1875. Finely carved with singular drawer in center with Peonies motif. Rectangular in form tapering slightly toward legs. Extremely sturdy and quite heavy in weight. Excellent condition, 35 1/4" x 35 1/2" x 17 1/2". Ex: TK Asian Antiquities, New York. Shipping not included in price.
Rare Anglo-Indian carved ebony armchair with all over leaf, vine and floral carved decoration, with a shaped crestrail above twist turned spindles and shaped baserail, the rectangular uprights surmounted by leaf-carved finials join the slightly downswepts similarly carved armrests; the caned, drop in seat surrounded by carved seatrails and raised on twist turned legs joined by a shaped and carved box stretcher. Coromandel Coast, Circa 1660-1680.
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Antique English Mahogany Pembroke Table having drop leaves with cut corners, a single drawer and false drawer, raised on straight tapered legs with brass casters.
Depth: 21” (closed)
Depth: 40.25” (open)
Rare Chester County Pennsylvania Spice Chest in walnut having a moulded cornice above a raised panel door opening to an arrangement of ten small drawers (one replaced) and raised on straight bracket feet. Secondary woods include: poplar, oak, walnut and beech. There is a faint inscription on one of the bottom drawers. Pennsylvania, circa 1760-80.
Spice boxes or chests were a status symbol in colonial America. Only a household that was well furnished and fairly prosperous had a spice box...
Of the type attributed to Thomas Hope, a full partner's writing table with working drawers on both sides, brass mounts on edge and original brass casters. 48.5" wide, 29" deep, 29.5" high.
Magnificent 19thc carved wood ebonized English Art Nouveau pedestal--has full body stork or crane as central motif-top is a carved lily pad--piece is very organic in composition-no repairs-original surface with very minor wear-37.5 inches high-top has 17.5 inch diameter-quality of carving is superb
Fine Victorian Cane Rack or Umbrella Stand in black painted cast iron; having a shaped pediment, decorated back with a relief of a dog's head and removable tray in the base.
The English registry number impressed in the back dates this to circa 1885.
Base: 18.75" x 10" deep
octagonal mahogany Puerto Rican Arts & Crafts table ca 1900-25 inch diameter and 27.5 inches high-made in Puerto Rico ca 1900-cross bottom bracing fixed with removable wedges--there is glass top that expands diameter available-no condition problems-piece is sturdy-spade shaped cut outs on legs
18th Century Chippendale Arm and Side Chairs in mahogany, having a shaped crest rail above a carved openwork splat, an upholstered slip seat and moulded straight legs joined by an "H" stretcher. English, circa 1780. (good color and patina, minor wear, losses or repairs consistent with age).
Arm: 37" high, 24.5" wide
Mahogany stand with fine inlays, hinged top and pull out sewing bag. Approx. 17" square and 28.5" high.
New England drop leaf maple table with original painted and stenciled ornament, 19" deep with leaves down and 42" wide, 29" high.
Striking Art Noveau Terra-cotta Pottery Pedestal by Bretby Art Pottery, England, having a circular top with floral relief border above a stylized pillar with tendrils and flowers and a conical base with faux cabochon mounts. (Top and base extensively repaired).
Diameter of Base: 12.75"
Diameter of Top: 11"
Provincial slant-lid desk, mellow walnut. Amazing the legs have not broken in 230 years. Approx. 42" wide.
Rare small-scale tea table, approx. 28" diameter, attributed to Daniel Burnett. The best carved base. Note: cleats were trimmed back with shrinkage to the top--they extended over the plane of the top. Top is approx. 28" one way and 28 5/8" against the grain of the single board pie crust top. IN the opinion of my cabinetmakers, the top and base are original to one another. However, contrary opinion exists...
Qing Dynasty Red Lacquer Wooden Shanxi Cabinet. Chinese red lacquer cabinet from Shanxi Province. Circa 1750. 68 3/4" x 41" x 19 1/2". With city scape and peonies in roundel on front of chest. Some wear due to age and use. In very good condition for a cabinet from the year 1750.
Qing Dynasty Elmwood Cabinet, Shanxi Province China, ca. 1850. With two front doors & rattan top. With some wear due to age and use. In good condition. 28 1/2" x 37" x 23".
American Renaissance Marquetry Side Cabinet, attributed to Pottier and Stymus, New York, Victorian period circa 1870. Rosewood, burled ash, maple, eastern white pine, other woods, gilt and bronze. Concave-sided case centering a wood inlaid urn, arabesques, griffins and shields and other classical motifs throughout. Purchased at Sotheby's New York, it is in excellent condition. 58" x 61" x 19". Ex. Property from the Strong Museum, Rochester, NY...