Fine quality pair of French rosewood bedside cabinets c.1900. Designed to look like banks of drawers in fact they each feature one small drawer over a fall front cupboard with a marble base and a larger cupboard below. A true pair with left and right hand opening doors. Quarter veneered tops with shaped and moulded edges, moulded and quarter veneered fronts with original gilded handles. Crisp carved detail to the corners, apron and feet, all repeated on the sides and rear. Raised on the original small wooden castors. Some old wear and repairs to the veneers on the tops. Otherwise excellent colour and condition, cleaned and polished in our workshops.
Dimensions: width 16″, depth 16″, height 32″.
Edwardian era portrait of gentleman in oil on canvas c.1910. A striking portrait of upright looking gent with moustaches, dressed in stiff collar and a red neck tie held with a gold ring. Some cracking to the surface beneath old layers of varnish. Presented unframed on the original stretcher.
Dimensions: width 20″, height 24″.
Edwardian era Arts & Crafts style copper wall mirror c.1910. Original oval mirror plate with a bevelled edge within a beaten copper frame with chased edge detail and applied mounts at the quarter points. A few spots or tarnish to the mirror, otherwise excellent condition. Could be hung either landscape or portrait aspect.
Dimensions: width 21″, height 32″.
Small early 19th.c. oak tavern settle c.1810. Just less than five feet long, the backrest with four raised, shaped and fielded panels over shaped arms on turned supports. Webbed seat with a loose seat cushion freshly upholstered in a soft grey tweed fabric. Raised on cabriole shaped front legs with pad feet. Excellent colour and condition, cleaned and waxed in our workshops.
Dimensions: width 59″, depth 27″, height 42″.
Four late 19th.c. ceramic tiles by John Moyr Smith for Minton c.1880. From Moyr Smith’s Fairy Tales set, included here are Six Swans, Little Tailor, Golden Locks and Frog Prince. 6″ square tiles, in black on cream ground. Each initialled JMS in the design. Clearly stamped for Minton’s on the reverse. Very good condition.
Large late 19th.c. gilt frame wall mirror c.1890. Original 24″ x 32″ mirror plate set within a broad carved and pierced cushion frame retaining the original gilt finish. Very good condition with some minor tarnish to the mirror. Could be hung either landscape or portrait aspect.
Dimensions: width 35″, depth 4″, height 44″.
Good set of eight early 20th.c. bentwood Thonet type bistro dining chairs c.1900. Ebonised bentwood frames with a graceful curving backrest and crossed stretchers. The 17″ diameter circular seats have been been covered with a green faux leather with brass studs. Stamped on the underside for the makers Cambier Freres of Ath in Belgium, contempories of Thonet. Also stamped Brevet on the stretchers. Excellent condition, cleaned and waxed in our workshops.
Dimensions: width 17″, depth 21″, height 35½”.
Beautiful Regency era rosewood and leather top drum table c.1820. Circular top of 44″ diameter with a tooled burgundy leather centre within a broad rosewood border and a very unusual applied edge moulding. With a shallow apron below which contains three drawers, note how the grain of the veneers continues across the drawer fronts. Raised on a hexagonal column and tricorn plinth featuring shaped supports with scroll carving and acanthus leaf detail. On carved claw feet with original wooden castors. Fine quality with solid mahogany drawer linings. Excellent colour and condition with a new leather, cleaned and polished in our workshops. Key supplied.
Dimensions: diameter 44″, height 28½”.
Very smart late 19th.c. gilded mirror c.1890. Oval mirror plate (19″ x 24″) set within a deep moulded frame with rope twist, laurel leaf and gadroon plaster detail. On a rectangular surround with further moulded detail to the corners. Original untouched gilt finish of particularly attractive mellow colour. Excellent condition with only very minor wear to the gliding. Could be hung either landscape or portrait aspect.
Dimensions: width 28½”, depth 3″, height 33″.