Entries by Collinge Antiques

20th.c. Oil on Board – Conwy Castle.

After hanging in a local North Walian public house for many years, refurbishment means this large early 20thc. original oil on board is now in need of a new home. Depicting John Bold of Bold & Burtonwood crossing the Conwy estuary in 1403-1404. Clearly showing Conwy castle in the background with period ship under sale to the foreground. Signed C.W.Beretta, Decorator from Rhosneigr, Angelsey. Excellent original condition, presented unframed.

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Dimensions: width 83”, depth .25”, height 47.5”.

Gilt Mirror.

Early 20th.c. Italian over mantle mirror, c.1920. Carved lime wood with decorative gilding. Some minor damage to the gilding, the mirror plate is in good condition.

Dimensions: width 64”, depth 5” , height 60”.

Three Piece Bergere Suite.

Lovely three piece bergere or canework suite c.1930. Consisting of a sofa and accompanying armchairs. Sturdy walnut frames, with shaped backs and arms atop foliate carved ball and claw feet with carved bottom rail. Excellent condition with no holes or damage to the bergere panels. Cleaned and polished in our workshops and freshly upholstered.

Sofa – width 56”, depth 33”, height 30”.
Chairs – width 27”, depth 31”, height 29.5”.

Metamorphic Highchair.

Late Victorian metamorphic child’s high chair and rocking chair c.1895. Great overall condition, with minor damage to the original bergere work. Patented mechanism allows conversion from a high chair into a low rocking chair, and is in full working order. Cleaned and polished in our workshops.

Dimensions: width 14, depth 25”/36”, height 37”/24”.

Late 18th.c. Oak Gateleg Table.

Handsome late 18th.c. oak gateleg table, c.1770. Oak top on bobbin turned legs, to comfortably seat six or possibly eight. Excellent original condition with great colour and patina. Solid oak construction throughout, end moldings being a nice feature. Cleaned and waxed in our workshops, the small knife drawer to one end features a later brass knob.

Dimensions: width 56”, depth 25/58”, height 29”.

19th.c. North Wales Dresser.

Good 19th.c. North Wales dresser, c.1800. The rack features a moulded cornice with three oak shelves of graduated depth and shaped sides. Cupboard base retains the original backboards and drawer linings, with three central drawers flanked by single drawers and cupboards on either side. Excellent colour and condition, with period replacement brass handles to the base. Cleaned and polished in our workshops, keys supplied.

Dimensions: width 71”, depth 19½”, height 75¾”.

Welsh Dairy Dresser.

Attractive Welsh serving or dairy dresser, c.1810. Solid oak two plank top above a pair of large drawers, retaining the original linings. Original and unusual brass escutcheons and handles. Excellent condition, cleaned and polished in our workshops.

Dimensions: width 55.5”, depth 18.5”, height 31.5”.

Small Mahogany Bachelors Chest.

Well made mahogany reproduction caddy top bachelor chest, in the regency style, c.1950’s. Of typical design with two smaller drawers over three long. Mahogany lined drawers with satin and boxwood inlays. Excellent condition, cleaned and polished in our workshops and complete with original handles.

Dimensions: width 24.5”, depth 15”, height 29”.

Papier Mache Tripod Table.

Fresh on the floor today, this locally sourced and wonderfully painted papier-mâché tripod table c.1860. Produced by world renowned manufacturers Jennens and Bettridge of Constitution Hill Birmingham and featuring their patented swivel and tilt mechanism. Hand painted floral design to the top with gilded swags to the border, pedestal and base. Excellent condition, cleaned and polished in our workshops.

Dimensions: diameter 24½”, height 26”.