Purchased locally, a charming mid 20th.c. carved oak figure of an elderly man c.1950. Full length figure, dressed in a long coat and hat and walking with a stick – reminiscent the Welsh farmers and shepherds found in the paintings of Kyffin Williams. Great observation and a lovely texture to the surface. Artist unknown but with an AW monogram on the underside. With an old repair and a small missing piece where the hand meets the sleeve, otherwise very good original condition.
Dimensions: height 24″, width 10″, depth 7″.
Pair of early 20th oak stacking office ‘chapter’ bookcases c.1920. Two stacks of four bookcase sections of graduated depth, plus cornices and plinths with short bracket feet. Could be arranged as two stacks of different heights if preferred. Each section with the lift and slide doors typical of the form. Solid oak sides, original glazing and brass knobs. Excellent colour and condition, cleaned and waxed in our workshops.
Dimensions: width 34″, depth 12″, height 59½”.
Very handsome little Regency era mahogany tilt-top wine table c.1825. 21″ diameter solid single piece mahogany top of particularly attractive grain. On a straight octagonal section column with moulded base and shaped plinth raised on unusual carved feet. Top can be tipped to vertical when not in use, locking flat with the original brass catch. Excellent condition, cleaned and waxed in our workshops.
Dimensions: diameter 21″, height 28½”.
Smart little mid 19th.c. mahogany wardrobe c.1850. Useful narrow dimensions, just 46″ wide, previously adapted from a larger wardrobe. Both halves fitted for hanging with a single drawer in the base of the right hand piece. Excellent flame mahogany veneered door panels with raised mouldings, solid mahogany panelled sides. Raised on shaped bracket feet front and rear. Very good colour and condition, cleaned and polished in our workshops. Splits into two pieces plus cornice and plinth for ease of delivery.
Dimensions: width 46″, depth 23½”. height 80″.
Delightful little mid 19th.c. open armchair by the acclaimed English cabinet makers C.Hindley & Sons of London c.1840. Mahogany frame with bobbin turned backrest, arm supports and front legs. Webbed seat, upholstered arms and loose cushion. Raised on the original large brass castors, each named for C.Hindley & Sons. Stamped with the serial number 05641 on the underside of the frame. There is old repair to the right hand arm support, otherwise very good original condition, cleaned and waxed in our workshops.
Charles Hindley & Sons were prominent during the 19th century as a high end furniture makers and decorators with a Royal Warrant and a premises on Oxford St. They exhibited several pieces of furniture at the 1851 Great Exhibition including a ‘Lounging chair and easy chair’.
Dimensions: width 26″, depth 30″, height 32″.
Mid 19th.c. rosewood sofa table c.1870. Symmetrical rosewood veneered top with two folding leaves with a broad satinwood crossbanded border and satinwood strung edge. Over two mahogany lined drawers with inlaid rosewood fronts and brass knobs, repeated as dummy drawer fronts on the rear. Raised on a pair of turned columns over a shaped plinth and swept legs with inlaid detail, ending in brass claw feet and castors. Old repairs to the top and one replacement knob on the rear. Otherwise excellent colour and condition, cleaned and polished in our workshops.
Dimensions: width 36/59″, depth 27″, height 28½”.
Quality mid 19th.c. rocking chair c.1860. Shapely solid mahogany frame with low arms, ideal for nursing a baby. Moulded fronts running into the long rockers. Button upholstered spoon back and sprung seat in a slate blue grey chenille. Very good condition, cleaned and waxed in our workshops. With clean and serviceable covers.
Dimensions: width 22½”, depth 32″, height 34″.
Superb early 19th.c. Regency era mahogany breakfast dining table c.1830. Circular 54″ diameter top, a little larger than most we see, big enough to comfortably seat six. Well figured flame mahogany veneers arranged in symmetrical pattern on solid mahogany groundwork. Crossbanded edge and slim apron with a carved moulding. Raised on a turned column pedestal with beautifully carved acanthus leaves around the base and a gadrooned collar . On a tripod plinth with carved edge and reeded feet with their original brass castors hidden below. Excellent colour and condition, cleaned and waxed in our workshops. The top can be tipped to vertical when not in use and is easily removed for delivery .
Dimensions: diameter 54″, height 29″.
Edwardian era oak club fender c.1910. Two small leather top stool seats raised on barley twist legs and stretchers at either end of a moulded fender or fire curb. Internal edge is protected with a metal plate. Very good condition, cleaned and waxed in our workshops.
Dimensions: width 68½”, depth 15″, height 19″.
Superb quality Art Deco style brass shop display cabinet or vitrine. Brass frame with shaped caddy top, glazed on all four sides and the top. One full length door, oak and mahogany lined interior with parquetry work base and two adjustable plate glass shelves. Labelled for Binders of London in the base. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: width 28″, depth 30″, height 75″.