All Items : Archives : Estate Jewelry : Gold : Designer Signed : Pre 1980 item #1328837 (stock #5318)
Extraordinary, vintage, authentic, Pomellato, 18k yellow gold necklace with original velvet pouch. This fabulous necklace is 17" long and 1/2" in diameter. It is fully hallmarked and in excellent pre-owned condition. Weight is substantial 242.3 grams.
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Pre 1800 item #852661 (stock #FURN-001)
An extremely rare pair of original 18th century elm wood lacquered folding chairs. All the parts are original including the original lacquer. Only replacements were the hardware in the folding joints as the originals had rusted out. The back panel has an open- work floral design with a cloud design on the upper and lower panels. The soft mat seat seems to be original. The chairs fold in a unique backward motion. Size: H. 104cm. Width between the arm rests. 58.5cm. Seat depth. 38.5cm. Condition...
All Items : Archives : Furnishings : Pre 1950 item #764588 (stock #WA 15-16)
Beautiful set of four classic Mustache back French leather club chairs. Rare to find four matching chairs! Originally circa 1940's, recovered in new leather. Dimensions: 38" deep, 32" high, 36" wide, 23" seat depth
All Items : Archives : Furnishings : Furniture : French : Pre 1940 item #596385 (stock #WA13-12)
Rare find! Our first ever nail head salon set includes a pair of gorgeous club chairs and an equally stunning matching couch. Circa 1930's, this set was restored with its original integrity in mind. The kick panels have been recovered. The mohair cushions were recovered in 'new old stock' fabric to match the sweet lines of this handsome set. Chairs: 37" wide, 39" deep, 31" high, 23" seat depth Couch: 76" wide, 37" deep, 31" high, 23" seat depth
All Items : Archives : Furnishings : Furniture : French : Pre 1940 item #595670 (stock #WA13-04)
Impressive matched set of four 1940's French Club Chairs. Striking in their simplicity, they feature restored arms on all four chairs. Recovered with our signature winter sheepskin for durability. Rare to find four matching chairs. 37" wide, 36" deep, 34" high, 21" seat depth
All Items : Archives : Furnishings : Furniture : French : Pre 1950 item #596601 (stock #WA13-16)
Amazing French club chair salon set; classic moustache backs; circa late 1940's. chairs: 36" wide, 37" deep, 32" high, 23" seat depth couch: 63" wide, 36" deep, 32" high, 23" seat depth
All Items : Archives : Furnishings : Furniture : French : Pre 1960 item #596607 (stock #WA13-19)
Incredible vintage red salon set; all original condition; circa early 1950's; style & comfort. chairs: 32" wide, 33" deep, 32" high, 21" seat depth couch: 61" wide, 37" deep, 33" high, 22" seat depth
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1980 item #1397624 (stock #5732)
An iconic "esclave" bracelet-watch from the 1970s, part of the high fashion collection created by Jean Claude Guiet at Piaget, and worn by collectors and movie actors including Elizabeth Taylor, Jacqueline Kennedy, and Sophia Loren. The bracelet is comprised of large oval links and is 2.5 x 2 1/8 inches wide at the wider side and 2" x 1 3/4" at the narrower. The manual Lapis Lazuli Piaget watch works well, it measures 30mm x 18mm. Signed and numbered with Swiss marks...
All Items : Archives : Furnishings : Pre 1940 item #1111112 (stock #WA 18-23)
Gorgeous, and hard to find in such condition, this couch and club chair set are circa 1930's-40's. Dimensions: Couch 34"high x 64" wide x 33" deep, seat depth 22", seat width 52". Chairs 33" high x 31" wide x 37" deep, seat depth 22", seat width, 20"
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1800 item #853964 (stock #WD-022)
A rare, large and beautifully carved scholar's item made of huanghuali and carved with flower vases and a censer as the center piece, with the original hardware.The outer frame could be huanghuali or huali. It is unusual to find these wall decorations in huanghuali. Size: L. 86cm. W. 35cm Age: Late Ming, early Ching piece. Condition: No repairs. For serious inquires, I will send photos of the back of the piece.
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1970 item #1132770 (stock #22B3 369)
Thomas R. Curtin (American, 1899-1977) painting of Maple Sugaring - Gathering the Sap. Oil on canvas. Circa 1950s-60s. Size: 30 inches x 36 inches. Excellent condition. Thomas Curtin was born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts and painted in Cape Ann, Maine and then from 1943 in Vermont where he is known for his landscape paintings, and most especially for his winter scenes. He was friends with his contemporaries, John Carlson, Emile Gruppe and Aldro Hibbard...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1970 item #1133227 (stock #22B3 368)
Thomas R. Curtin (American, 1899-1977) oil on canvas landscape painting of a Stream in Winter. Size: 30 inches x 36 inches. Excellent condition. Circa 1950s-60s. Signed lower left. Thomas Curtin was born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts and painted in Cape Ann, Maine and then from 1943 in Vermont where he is known for his landscape paintings, and most especially for his winter scenes. He was friends with his contemporaries, John Carlson, Emile Gruppe and Aldro Hibbard...
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Pre 1900 item #1112878 (stock #39B14 9950)
A rare copy of the Book of Mormon, translated by Joseph Smith, Jr., first state Third Edition. Nauvoo, ILL: Robinson and Smith. 1840. Stereotyped by Shepard and Stearns, Cincinnati, Ohio. Full calf binding with exceedingly rare green title label on spine. Very nice condition with some scuffing and minor chips to spine. Inscribed on inside of back cover by original owner, Edward Dana, of Utica, NY in 1841, who later became a prominent resident of Woodstock, Vermont. Size: 5 3/4 inches ht...
All Items : Archives : Furnishings : Pre 1900 item #1363145 (stock #176143NM8980)
This is a huge and beautiful ebonized Bookcase, originally coming from Aix-en-Provence in the south of France and made during the second half of the 19th century by the end of the reign of Napoleon III. This impressive piece of furniture consists of two sections. The upper part is mounted with a lovely arch-shaped cornice centering a heraldic-shaped medallion classical of the Napoleon III era above an intricately carved frieze...
All Items : Archives : Lost Art : Pre 1910 item #1351966 (stock #1210)
A cast bronze Buddhist or Taoist figure on a peacock Supporting a crown displaying the five wisdom Buddhas above his gilt face, holding his principle arms in namaskara mudra while two additional pairs of hands hold a bow and three other now-lost identifying implements, supported by a lotus stand raised upon a likely associated peacock-form base. 24in (61cm) total height inclusive of stand. FOOTNOTES Though there is a strong likelihood the various elements of this piece were recently assoc...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1950 item #1267362 (stock #22B3 502)
Emile Albert Gruppe (American, 1896-1978) - Mount Mansfield Vermont in winter from Pleasant Valley. Circa 1940's. Oil on artist board. Size: 12 inches x 16 inches. Signed in the lower right. An early diminutive winter landscape of Mt. Mansfield as viewed from Pleasant Valley on the north side by this noted American impressionist. We consider this little gem to be on of Gruppe's most accomplished paintings. His use of a palette knife to accent the light on the snow along the ridge and fence ...
All Items : Archives : Estate Jewelry : Strands : Jewels : Pre 1930 item #1311874 (stock #5243)
Rare, large, natural, un-treated, dark red, oxblood color coral 3 strand bead necklace with large 14k gold clasp. This beautiful necklace is 16" 18.5" long, including gold clasp. Coral beads measures from 6.95mm x 5.85mm to 12.6mm x 11.9mm. Weight of this coral necklace is substantial 136.4 grams. This rare necklace is in very good vintage condition. Beautiful large flower clasp is marked 585 JM.
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1900 item #1032728 (stock #39B14 9170)
Augustus Saint-Gaudens (1848-1907) low relief cast bronze portrait of French painter Jules Bastien-Lepage (1848-1884). Size: 14.5 inches x 10.25 inches. Circa 1880. An inscription along the top margin reads: "Jules Bastien-Lepage Aetatis XXXI Paris MDCCCLXXX Augustus Saint-Gaudens Fecit." The two artists first met in Paris in 1868, while studying at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts. Later, in 1877, Saint-Gaudens recalled, Bastien-Lepage "asked if I would make a medallion of him in exchange for a por...