An exceedingly rare early American Federal gilt-wood pier mirror, with a verre-eglomise painted glass tablet, which features an American eagle, with olive leaves, the Latin phrase “E pluribus unum”, and a blue and red Federal shield, circa 1800-1820, most likely Philadelphia or … Continue reading

An impressive American Federal mahogany and giltwood mirror, with a scrolled  tympanum centered by a finely carved giltwood Neoclassical urn from which emanates flowers and wheat, and a frieze with oval panels outlined by string inlay as well as alternating … Continue reading

An excellent New York City Federal inlaid mahogany chest of drawers, circa 1800-1810, attributed to the workshop of Michael and Richard Allison (For a larger image, simply click on any photograph) This very fine Neoclassical bureau, or chest of drawers … Continue reading

A Boston Classical mahogany and fire gilt-bronze or ormolu mounted pier table, with a “King of Prussia” marble top, and canted corners, Boston, attributable to the workshop of Thomas Emmons and George Archibald (active 1813-1825), circa 1815-1825 (For a larger … Continue reading

An exceedingly refined New England tiger maple and satinwood inlaid Federal work table, circa 1800-1815 (For a larger image, simply click on any photograph) This fine work table has an ancient surface, which is likely original. The top has “cookie” … Continue reading

A superlative New York City Neoclassical mahogany sofa, designed in the “Grecian” taste, with superior carvings, a scrolled crest rail, attenuated “paw” feet, and “lion’s” head carvings on the arms, circa 1800-1815, very likely from the workshop of Duncan Phyfe. A choice … Continue reading

A fine Charleston, South Carolina “swell-front” mahogany bureau, or chest of drawers, circa 1785-1800, retaining it original stamped brasses (For a larger image, simply click on the photograph) CONDITION: Excellent. MATERIALS: Mahogany, mahogany veneers, bald cypress, white pine, poplar, and … Continue reading

An untouched pair of New York City Federal mahogany side chairs, circa 1800-1810. Both chairs retain their original horsehair fabric and brass “swag” nail trim. They each have an extremely old, likely original finish (For a larger image, simply click … Continue reading

A very good Philadelphia Classical mahogany games table, circa 1815-1825 (For a larger image, simply click on the photograph) SOLD TO A PRIVATE COLLECTOR If you are interested in a games table like this one, or if you would like … Continue reading

A New York City Classical ebonized pier table, with ormolu mounts, stenciling, and “Egyptian marble top and columns, circa 1815-1820, very likely by J. & J. W. (For a larger image, simply click on the photograph) SOLD TO A CHARLESTON, … Continue reading