Fine pair of large leather armchairs c.1900. Shaped, raked and buttoned backrests over rollover arms and generously proportioned sprung seats. Original brown leather upholstery. Raised on turned walnut legs and castors. Minor wear to the leather and a few replacement buttons. Otherwise excellent colour and condition with particularly good patina. Cleaned and waxed in our workshops.
Dimensions: width 34″, depth 38″, height 36″.
Neat little Edwardian walnut writing desk c.1905. Just 36″ wide with the original leather top writing surface over four short drawers of graduated depth and a single drawer over the kneehole. Shaped drawer fronts with original handles, turned legs raised on the original brown pot castors. Superior quality, in solid walnut throughout and polished on the rear. Excellent condition, cleaned and waxed in our workshops. Key supplied.
Dimensions: width 36″, depth 21½”, height 29½”.
Good set of four early 20th.c. bentwood bistro type dining chairs by the Czechoslovakian makers Tatra c.1920. Bentwood frames with pressed backrest and seat panels featuring a superb Art Nouveau design of stylized plant forms. With original paper labels to the underside. Excellent condition, cleaned and waxed in our workshops.
Dimensions: width 15″, depth 16″, height 36″.
Very unusual pair of large late 19th.c. garden plinths c.1890. In stoneware, modelled as tree stumps with a textured surface and brown glaze to resemble bark. 15″ diameter tops. Could be used upside down as planters if preferred. Some minor wear, generally very good original condition.
Dimensions: height 21″, width 25″, depth 23″.
Handsome mid 19th.c. pollard oak chiffonier sideboard c.1860. Useful size with two drawers over a two door cupboard base fitted with shelves. Beautifully figured honey coloured pollard oak veneers across the top and front. Shaped drawer fronts continued on the sides, arch door panels with raised mouldings and carved corbels. Superiour quality with solidoak groundwork and drawer linings. Excellent colour and condition, cleaned and waxed in our workshops. Keys supplied.
Dimensions: width 51″, depth 21″, height 34″.
Extraordinary late 19th.c. plaster bust of a laughing man c.1890. Small shoulder length bust of an bald man in unusual costume. The man’s laughing expression is reminiscent of the famous character heads of the 18th.c. German sculptor Franz Xaver Messerschmidt. Presented as found with some obvious wear.
Dimensions: width 12″, depth 6″, height 8″.
Unusual ottoman or box seat upholstered in a woven verdure tapestry fabric with decorative brass studs to the edges. Lift the lid to reveal a red button upholstered interior fitted with dividers (which could be removed if preferred). Excellent condition.
Dimensions: width 36″, depth 18″, height 17″.
Unusual pair of small ebonised side tables c.1950. Ideal as bedsides or as lamp tables either side of a sofa perhaps. Kidney shaped tops over two small drawers raised on slim legs. Delightfully decorated with hand painted flowers to the top, front and sides against a black lacquered ground with additional gilded border detail, also continued on the rear. Some damage to the lacquer on one of the tops and some minor wear, otherwise very good condition.
Dimensions: width 16″, depth 11″, height 27″.
Very smart Regency era marble top console table c.1830. Original well-figured grey marble top with a rounded edge over a flame mahogany veneered apron with a long drawer hidden in the front. On shaped bracket supports with carved scroll detail over a shaped plinth also in flame mahogany. With an ormolu mount at the centre and raised on carved claw feet. Oak drawer linings. Excellent colour and condition cleaned and polished in our workshops.
Dimensions: width 44½”, depth 17″, height 35″.