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An important Neoclassical mahogany and inlaid sideboard “hunt-board”, circa 1795-1815, most likely from coastal Maryland or Virginia, the solid figured mahogany top with an inlaid leading edge over a row of three drawers with line-string borders and “quarter” fan-inlaid corners, … Continue reading

A French Charles X period mahogany and ormolu portico clock, signed on the dial by the Parisian clock-maker, about 1825-1835 (For a larger image, simply left-click on any photograph) DIMENSIONS: Height, 20 1/2″, Width, 11 1/2″, Depth, 6 1/2″. $1,800. … Continue reading

A Paris porcelain tea and coffee service, with a navy ground and gilded highlights, comprised of fifteen pieces; a coffee pot, teapot, creamer, sugar, four teacups and four saucers, each having a navy ground with gilt highlights, about 1800-1815 (For … Continue reading

A superior American Federal mahogany and crotch mahogany bowfront chest of drawers, about 1800-1810 (For a larger image, simply left click on the photograph) Although such chests, or bureaus, were made in significant numbers in New Hampshire and the North … Continue reading

A stunning pair of Paris porcelain vases with a matte blue ground and Neoclassical decorations each with two handles, circa 1820-1830 (For a larger image, simply click on any photograph) DIMENSIONS: Height: 10 1/2″. CONDITION: Very good. Some wear to … Continue reading

A pair of English porcelain cabinet plates with floral decorations and a navy blue and salmon ground with scalloped borders, circa 1830-1840, likely Bloor Derby, each with a pattern number “8280” in red script on their backs (For a larger … Continue reading

A very good pair of English Regency cabinet plates, by Worcester, circa 1816-1825, vibrantly colored, and fully marked on the reverse in red with a crown and “Chamberlain’s Regent China, Worcester, & 155, New Bond Street, London”, together with an … Continue reading

An excellent Charleston Neoclassical mahogany and oval inlaid sideboard, circa 1795-1815, attributed to the Scottish school of cabinetmakers working in Charleston’s Neoclassical era. (For a larger image, simply click on any photograph)  Each of this sideboards’ drawer fronts are veneered with lavish crotch … Continue reading

A truly remarkable American Federal giltwood convex mirror, or “looking-glass”, with an ebonized and parcel-gilt eagle pediment, two dolphin appendages, an ebonized and reeded liner border with a Greek key gesso inset surrounded by spherules, ascribed to the workshop of … Continue reading

A very fine Baltimore Federal “square-back” mahogany sofa, circa 1815, attributed to the workshop of William Camp, active 1802-1823 (For a larger image, simply click on any photograph) The rolled and deeply reeded crestrail rests above two reeded and down-turned … Continue reading

An exceptionally fine pair of French Paris porcelain baluster form urns with Neoclassical decorations on one side, including a lyre, the symbol associated with the Greek god of music, Apollo, the reverse with a framed floral paintings of the highest ranking, circa … Continue reading

An exceptionally fine and rare New York City Federal mahogany “French” sideboard “table”, attributed to the workshop of Duncan Phyfe, with an ormolu gallery and pineapple finials, circa 1810-1818 ABSTRACT: The sideboard was a relatively new form of furniture in … Continue reading

An excellent American Federal giltwood pier mirror, with a verre eglomise inset panel displaying a hand-painted demilune arch with a sheaf of wheat and a cycle, symbolizing Autumn, with a robin’s egg blue background, New England, circa 1805-1815 (For a … Continue reading

A very fine Baltimore or Annapolis Neoclassical mahogany and inlaid sideboard, circa 1795-1810. This sideboard has a concave front; a characteristic in form that was exceptionally popular in Baltimore and the surrounding urban areas during the Neoclassical era. The shaped mahogany … Continue reading

A fine and rare pair of Baltimore Federal mahogany games tables, circa 1805-1815 (For a larger image, simply click on any photograph) DIMENSIONS: Height: 29″, Width: 37″, Depth: 18″. CONDITION: Exceptional with no breaks or significant repairs. Each table has … Continue reading

An exquisitely fine American Federal Roxbury or “Banjo” wall-clock, made and signed by Aaron Willard, with eglomise panels, circa 1810-1820. The brass, mahogany, reverse painted glass and gilt-wood case is surmounted by a circular glazed bezel glass dome which encloses a … Continue reading

A very refined Federal giltwood pier mirror, with the original “verre eglomise’ panel, or insert, and mercury-glass mirror-plate. This impressive mirror is flanked by two fluted columns, each topped with an extremely detailed Ionic capital above water or acanthus leaf … Continue reading

A fine pair of Regency period crystal cut-glass candelabra, circa 1815, in the manner of Blades, each with gilt metal scrolled arms, issuing cut glass candle cups with drip pans hung with prisms, faceted base. (For a larger image, simply … Continue reading

A very fine and rare New York City or Charleston rosewood, rosewood veneered, gilt, and stenciled work table, circa 1820-1825, attributed to the New York City cabinet shop of Brazilia Deming and Eratus Bulkley, active in New York and Charleston, South … Continue reading

A fine English George III mahogany chest on chest, circa 1765-1775, the cornice with applied fret-work, and dental molding. The lower case has a “brushing-slide” and three drawers (For a larger image, simply click on any photograph) DIMENSIONS: Height 72 1/2″, Width 41 1/2″, … Continue reading

An exceptionally fine and rare Charleston Federal mahogany “breakfast” table, with a dense crotch mahogany top, three line inlays, and West Indian rosewood cross-banding, circa 181o-1820. (For a larger image, simply click on any photograph) This newly discovered table has … Continue reading

A very rare South Carolina Federal mahogany and inlaid card table, fashioned in the New York City Neoclassical taste, circa 1795-1810, attributed to Charleston, South Carolina. (For a larger image, simply click on any photograph) Although this games table shares similar design … Continue reading

A large and impressive French Paris porcelain campagna shaped urn with a central painted oval grape reserve, Grecian mask handle terminations, and the reverse with a deep and rich cobalt blue ground with laurel leaves and other very refined and vibrant … Continue reading

An exceptionally fine and very rare American Federal or Neoclassical mahogany and inlaid games table, Charleston, South Carolina, circa 1815-1825, made in the New York Federal taste, and attributed to the workshop of Jacob Henry, active and listed as being … Continue reading

An original and very rare stipple and line “mezzotint”, by John Sartain, entitled “Gen. Marion in his Swamp Encampment Inviting a British Officer to Dinner”, No 1. 1840. (Simply left click on any image for an enlargement) This scarce mezzotint … Continue reading

A truly remarkable and important pair of French First Empire Paris porcelain urns, ascribed to the workshop of “Dagoty a Paris”, circa 1804-1814, with a “crème brûlée” background color, blue Neoclassical Empire blue colored “Egyptian” medallion insets, and bisque garland appliqués (For … Continue reading

A very fine American Federal mahogany “library” table, New York City, circa 1810-1815 With a visually commanding presence, this very sophisticated New York City Federal mahogany “library” table, with canted corners, four spiral turned and acanthus carved supports, with finely carved … Continue reading