Aesthetic Movement Bamboo Cabinet.

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Several British firms catered to the late 19th.c. ‘Aesthetic Movement’ fashion for all things Japanese and produced a range furniture made of bamboo. An unusual example here in the form of this two door display cabinet. Bamboo frame with an unusual sunburst upstand over a ‘Japanned’ or lacquer work top featuring flowers against a black ground. Excellent condition, the sides retain their original, heavily embossed paper.

Dimensions: width 31”, depth 13”, height 60”.

 

Late 19th.c. Walnut Bookcase

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Smart little late 19th.c. walnut bookcase c.1895. Just 38″ wide with a glazed bookcase top with adjustable shelves over a panelled two door cupboard base with two drawers in the waist. Featuring a crisply carved Classical style ‘broken pediment’ cornice topped with a turned and carved urn at the centre. Superiour quality, in solid walnut with oak drawer linings. Excellent condition, cleaned and polished in our workshops, retaining the original gilded brass handles.
Dimensions: width 38″, depth 19″, height 88″.

Pair of Art Deco Throne Chairs c.1925.

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A superb pair of large early 20th.c. high back throne type armchairs c.1925. A fine example of the British reaction to Art Deco and the Modern Movement, the elegant modernistic design of unadorned geometric forms and the stepped detail is redolent of some of the great British buildings of the early 20th century such as Giles Gilbert Scott’s Bankside Power Station and Edwin Lutyen’s Cenotaph. In solid oak with an upholstered backrest and loose seat pad both in their original burgundy leather. In good unrestored condition, very solid and sturdy. Some splits to the timber below the seat pads but no movement.
Dimensions: width 29″, depth 18″, height 54″.

Carved and Painted Standard Lamp.

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Large early 20th.c. heavy carved wooden standard lamp c.1920. Painted white with brass fitting. Very good condition, a little minor wear to the paintwork. Cleaned and rewired and sold with a PAT test certificate.
Dimensions: height to bulb 61″, diameter at base 14″.

Large Oak Pedestal Desk.

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Good sized late 19th.c. oak pedestal desk c.1890. A little larger than most, the top measuring 54″ x 28″. Leather writing surface and three drawers over twin drawer pedestals. Of superiour quality with solid oak drawer fronts and mahogany drawer linings. Retaining the original brass drop handles and original castors. Excellent condition, cleaned and waxed in our workshops. Key supplied.
Dimensions: width 54″, depth 28″, height 30″.

 

 

Desk Top Book Tidy.

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Super quality late 19th.c.  brass and oak desk top newspaper and book tidy c.1890. Square section solid brass frame on a solid oak base with moulded edge raised on neat little ball feet.
dimensions: width 15″, depth 8″, height 12½”.

Pair Mahogany Side Cabinets.

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Handsome pair of mid 19th.c. mahogany side cabinets c.1840. A true pair with left and right hand opening doors. Featuring particularly well figured mahogany veneers and tudor arch door panels. Excellent coldition, restored and repolished in our workshops. Keys suppied.
Dimensions: width 20½”, depth 16″, height 39″.

 

3 Door Anglesey Bookcase

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Fine example of a late 19th.c. Anglesey Bookcase or Cwpwrdd Gwydr, c.1880. Three Glazed doors (centre is fixed) over a pair of long drawers. Period details include raised shield shaped panels to the three cupboard doors in the base. Original colour and condition, also retaining the original glass. Cleaned and waxed in our workshops. Excellent condition.

Dimensions: width 62”, depth 20”, height 86”.

 

Pair Vintage Table Lamps.

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Good looking pair of large mid 20th.c metal table lamps c.1950. Unusual design with floral or leaf pattern detail to the main body, repeated on the base. With some distress to the paintwork, otherwise excellent condition, cleaned and rewired and sold with a PAT test certificate.

Dimensions: height to bulb 28”, diameter 6”.

 

19th.c. Maritime Diorama.

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Delightful early 19th.c. maritime diorama c.1810. Showing a two masted ship under a fabulous full spread of sail and flying the Union Jack. Shown against a painted sea and sky beside a second smaller boat and lighthouse. Presented in the original bird’s eye maple veneered case with original glass. In very good original condition, with some minor damage to the frame.

Dimensions: width 20”, depth 2”, height 12”.