Miniature Chest of Drawers Apprentice Piece.


Delightful early 19th.c. miniature oak chest of drawers c.1820. Standing just 17½” tall, probably produced as an apprentice piece, a demonstration of their skills by an young cabinet maker. Ideal as a desk top stationery box or for jewellery perhaps. Featuring two short drawers over three long drawers of graduated depth. Solid oak top and sides. Applied mahogany moulding, cockbeaded drawer fronts with crisp turned mahogany knobs and inlaid bone escutcheons. Shaped apron and feet continued on the sides. With a repair to the apron at the front, otherwise excellent condition, original throughout.
Dimensions: width 18″, depth 9″, height 17½”.

Small Carved Walnut Salon Suite.


Delightful little French Belle Epoque salon suite c.1900. Small two seater sofa and matching pair of armchairs. Shapely solid walnut frames with swept arm fronts and crisp carved detail continuing around the apron below the seat and down the legs. Padded panels to the backs and sides and sprung seats. Vintage upholstery in a floral pattern chenille. Good condition, frames have been cleaned and waxed in our workshops, serviceable upholstery.
Dimensions: Sofa – width  46″, depth 23″, height 35″. Chairs – width 30″, depth 23″, height 32″.

Folding Butler’s Tray on Stand.


Late 19th.c. campaign type mahogany butler’s tray on stand c.1880. 24″ square tray with pierced grips and brass hinges, allowing the sides to fold flat to make an circular side table (33½ diameter) and allow it to be stored flat when not in use. Simple folding mahogany stand with fresh webbing. Excellent condition with original hinges, cleaned and polished in our workshops. Height can be altered if required.
Dimensions: width 31″, depth 24″, height 24″.

Edwardian Mahogany Pedestal Desk.


Good quality Edwardian mahogany pedestal desk c.1910.  48″ x 26½” top with a burgundy leather writing surface and moulded edge over three drawers. On twin pedestals each with three drawers of graduated depth raised on moulded plinths with castors below. Raised and fielded drawer fronts with original heavy brass handles. Fluted detail to the uprights, solid mahogany sides and drawer linings. Excellent condition, cleaned and polished in our workshops and fitted with a new leather skiver. Key supplied.
Dimensions: width 48″, depth 26½”, height 30″.

Three Panel Screen.


Good quality Edwardian dressing screen c.1905. Three wide panels with shaped and bevelled glazing over arch topped panels upholstered in a patterned silk. Solid mahogany frame with crisp carved detail to both sides and original brass hinges. Unfortunately there is some damage and a watermark to one of the silk panels. Otherwise good condition, the frame has been cleaned and polished in our workshops. Reupholstery can be arranged.
Dimensions: each panel – width 21″, depth 1″, height 66″.

Long Oak Open Bookcase.


Very impressive late 19th.c. oak open bookcase with drawers c.1880. Measuring eight and a half feet long with three drawers over an open bookcase with eight adjustable shelves (14″ depth) which can be arranged as required, affording almost 18 feet of shelf space for books etc. Flanked with fixed quarter circle display shelves to the rounded ends. Shaped drawer fronts with original heavy brass handles cast with cherub’s heads. Moulded edges to the top and drawer fronts, fluted uprights and raised on a deep moulded plinth. Repairs to the back edge of the top, otherwise excellent colour and condition, cleaned and polished in our workshops.
Dimensions: width 102″, depth 16½”, height 42″.

Small Marble Top Side Table.


Small French Empire style marble top gueridon or side table c.1900. Original 28″ circular marble top with particularly good figuring. Over a mahogany veneered apron raised on four turned mahogany column legs with tooled brass mounts. On a quarter veneered shaped plinth with slim pad feet. Excellent condition, cleaned and polished in our workshops.
Dimensions: width 28″, depth 28″, height 28″.

Large Footstool.


Large late 19th.c. upholstered footstool c.1900. Sprung top, one side shaped to fit against a chair, in the original turquoise blue upholstery with a very unusual long criss-cross tassel braid. Raised on short turned beech legs with original wood and brass castors. Good original condition.
Dimensions: width 27″, depth 29″, height 15″.

Carved Oak Bedroom Suite.

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Devoting today’s blog to this superb quality carved oak bedroom suite c.1900. Comprising a kingsize double bed, pair of bedside cabinets and a dressing table plus matching stool. Please see below for individual description and dimensions. We also having a large matching wardrobe.

Kingsize Double Bed.
Very impressive carved oak double bed. Shapely head and foot boards in solid oak with scallop top, raised shaped and fielded panels and crisply carved decoration. Solid oak side rails, also shaped and carved to match. Raised on large claw feet front and rear. Good large bed (internal dimensions 62″ x 82″), big enough take a king size double bed base and mattress. Excellent colour and condition, cleaned and waxed in our workshops.
Dimensions: width 67″, length 90″, height 90″.

Marble Top Dressing Table.
Carved oak and marble top dressing table. Large shaped mirror within a carved and pierced oak frame with scallop top, woolwork upholstered panels and large claw feet. Original inch thick grey marble top with shaped and moulded edges. Oak base with five drawers arranged around a central kneehole. Shaped drawer fronts with extensive carved detail and original brass knobs. Raised on cabriole legs with large claw feet. Raised, shaped and fielded side panels. Solid oak drawer linings. Excellent colour and condition, cleaned and waxed in our workshops.
Dimensions: width 53″, depth 19″, height 70″.

Pair of Marble Top Bedside Cabinets.
Pair of carved oak and marble top bedside cabinets. Original inch thick grey marble tops with shaped and moulded edges. Over oak cabinets, one with three drawers, the other featuring a single drawer over a two door cupboard fitted with two small drawers inside. Both with shaped and carved fronts with original brass knobs and raised on cabriole legs with claw feet front and rear. Raised shaped and fielded panels to the sides and rear. Solid oak drawer linings. Excellent colour and condition, cleaned and waxed in our workshops.
Dimensions: width 24″, depth 21″, height 30″.