A FINE 18TH CENTURY TAPESTRY

A GOOD QUALITY 18TH CENTURY FRENCH TAPESTRY DEPICTING A GROUP OF ARISTOCRATIC PEOPLE IN A COUNTRY SETTING. THE COLOURS RETAINING THEIR CLOSE TO ORIGINAL HUES. CIRCA 1720

HEIGHT: 9ft. 8 ins.(295 cms.)
WIDTH: 9ft. (274 cms.)

$18,500

Early 18th century cassone

A Good Italian walnut and burr walnut veneer early 18th century cassone in original condition. Circa 1720

Width: 61 ins.
Depth: 20 ins.
Height: 24 ins.

$5,750

Inlaid German 18th century commode

A Fine German Walnut Serpentine and Inlaid Diminutive commode in original condition and lovely patination.
Circa 1750.

23 inches wide;
12 1/2 inches deep;
17 1/2 inches high

$3,200

Two Jacob Petit Paris Porcelain Figural "Nodder" Groups

mid-19th century, each group modeled as a wizard and his companion, all dressed in elaborate polychrome garb, the wizards with pointed hats and shoes, each signed "J.P." in underglaze blue.

h. 13" to 14-1/2",
w. 6-1/2" to 7",
d. 3" to 3-1/2"


$2,500

A Fine Irish Mahogany George II Period


A Fine Irish Mahogany Table with later marble top George II Period Circa 1740. Please see Canadian appraisal made around the 1980's.
For further detailed images please contact me.

Height 35 ins.
Width 56 ins.
Depth 35 ins.

Price Upon Request

Spanish 17th century table

A good Spanish 17th century walnut and chestnut lyre support table with 3 carved drawers below a single plank of chestnut top. Circa 1650

Height 32"
Width 86"
Depth 31"

$7,500

Brussels Tapestry 18th Century

A Fine weave early 18th century Brussels tapestry with vibrant colours.

Height 5'6''
Width 5'2"

$7,600

Pietra Dura table top

Italian pietra dura marble table top with various specimen inlaid marbles, on an ebonized base. Italian mid to late 19th century

Height 28"
Diameter 27"

$5,500

Set of 8 Spanish Colonial Chairs

A highly decorative set of 8 possibly Peruvian chairs comprising of 6 side chairs and 2 larger chairs all with matching rustic paint. The 2 larger chairs with carved and parcel gilt toprails. Circa mid 1900's.
Provenance: Reputedly given by Liberace to his manager



$6,000

Spanish Baroque Frame

Spanish Baroque walnut carved black and parcel gilt frame, now with reinforced walnut back, but retaining original front. Circa 1650. Very good condition.

52.5 x 63 inches exterior

45.25 x 55.5 inches interior

$4,500

Italian late 17th early 18th century commode

A good Italian walnut and marquetry commode with a secretaire drawer.

Width: 55.5 inches
Depth: 24.5 inches
Height: 42 inches

$12,500

A Fine Pair of Side Cabinets

A Fine Pair of Walnut and ebonized bombé side cabinets in the Baroque style typical design of the Northern italian Lombard region. Early 20th century with earlier elemnts.

Width; 23 ins.
Depth: 16 ins.
Height: 39 ins.

$5,500 pair

Italian 17th century credenza

A good Italian 17th century walnut credenza (cabinet) of manageable size, probably Bologna.

Width: 36 ins.
Height: 33.5 ins.
Depth: 20 ins.

$9,800

Flemish 17th Century Cabinet

An Fine and unusual inlaid Flemish Oak cabinet with central drawer and a pair of cabinet doors.The bone inlaid doors with starburst decoration, centered by stylized petal.The central drawer with optical illusion of an entry way. Circa 1650.

Height: 40 ins.
Width: 40 ins.
Depth: 21 ins.

$12,000

Italian 18th Century Painting Attrib. Cignaroli

Italian early 18th Century Oil on Canvas painting. Attributed to Vittorio Amedeo Cignaroli (Turin, Italy 1730-1800) . Circa 1760.
H:47” W:40” overall
H:38” W:31” sight


H:47” overall
W:40” overall
H:38” sight
W:31” sight

$25,000

A Rare Veronese 18th Century Shaped Olive Wood Commode

A rare and very unusual Italian mid 18th century olivewood and walnut Venetian commode with highly exaggerated serpentine front and sides. Verona. Circa 1750

Height: 30.5 in.
Width: 51 in.
Depth: 29 in.

$24,000

Italian 18th Century Painting

Italian 18th century Roman Landscape with Figures oil on canvas unsigned: Manner of Jan Frans van Bloemen, called "Orizzonte" (Antwerp 1662- Rome 1749)
Provenance: Estate of Thomas Livingston (Oakland California)


With Frame:
Height: 24.75 ins.
Width:30.25 ins.
Sight:
Height: 19.25 ins.
Width: 25.25 ins.

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Elisabetta Marchioni Still Life

A fine 17th century Venetian still life painting of an abundance flowers and caterpillars. Bottom right side detail showing a typical plant Marchioni used in some of her still life paintings. For two examples, see "La Natura Morta in Italia" pages 330-331 in B&W and color plate 386. Marchioni worked in the mid 17th century in Rovigo (Veneto Region).

Height: 24.5 in
Width: 32 in.

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Dutch Copper Jardiniere

An 18th Century Dutch copper vase, jardiniere with wonderful patina, circa 1770

Height: 10 in.
Diameter: 16 in.

$850

Watercolor by Luigi Bazzani (1836-1927)

Watercolor signed and dated Luigi Bazzani Roma 1883. An interior of a Pompeiian house with columns frescoes and a marble table. The Los Angeles Museum publication of the Pompeii exhibition entitled "Pompeii and the Roman Villa" has a painting by the same artist illustrated as in the Dahesh Museum of Art.

With frame: Ht: 31 Ins. x Width: 25 ins.
Without frame (sight): Ht: 23.5 ins. x 17.5 ins.

Price on request

English William IV Early 19th Century Crystal Chandelier

A fine English William IV period crystal and cut glass neoclassic chandelier possibly by F & C Osler, with inverted bell flower hangings below a highly decorative and tiered 4-arms. Converted from gas, the original gas pipes still intact. Circa 1840

Height: 64 in.
Diameter: 36 in.

$12,500

A Highly Unusual Pair of Biedermeier Armchairs

A highly unusual pair of Biedermeier period walnut armchairs simulating bamboo with scroll arms. Northern European c. 1840.Possibly Austrian.

Height: 40 in.
Width: 27 in.
Depth: 24

$6,500

A Rare Grand Tour Marble Tazza Circa 1820

A rare neoclassic Grand Tour carved Siena marble carved tazza resting on an acanthus leaf central support flanked by three lion monopeadia raised on marmo rosso antic base.See Thomas Hope designs using similar lion monopedia on furniture.

Height: 10 in.
Diameter: 6 in.

$7,500

A Rare 18th Century Italian Neoclassical Guitar Case

A fine and unusual laca povera Northern Italian neoclassic guitar case late 18th century. The decoupage applied to a wood case. Provenance Dorothy Chandler Estate. Circa 1770

Height: 35 in.
Width: 11.75 in
Depth: 5 in.

$6,500

A Rare Scagliola Tea Caddy in the Form of a Sarcophagus

A rare Italian early 19th century tea caddy in the form of a sarcophagus the front inlaid in faux marble design and the top in a renaissance motif. The designs resembling Renaissance pieta dura elements in Southern Italian churches. Possibly Naples, circa 1820.

Width: 12 inches
Depth: 8 inches
Height: 6.5 inches

$4,500

The Death of Cleopatra

A very fine quality miniature painting of Cleopatra, depicting her holding an asp with which she commited suicide. In period ebonized frame. Some modern historians believe that Cleopatra was in fact poisoned. Circa 1770.

Height: 6 in.
Width: 5 in.

$3,800

French 17/18th Century Painting On Vellum

Allegorical gouache and watercolor. Amorous scene of a couple cavorting in the forest with a white horse looking on and a pair of putti onlookers.

Height: 8 in.
Width: 6 in.
Without frame

$4,500

A Good set of 4 Italian Watercolors

Each one of the 4 watercolors depicts famous sites in Italy. One depicts a cavern near Naples, one Loro Cuiffenna in Tuscany, one is the Roman Aqueduct and the fourth is Constantine"s Arch. All are late 18th century. Joseph Wright of Derby (1734-1797) painted an oil on canvas of just such a cavern, exhibited at Yale University British Art Museum, collection of Paul Mellon.

Height: 18 in.
Width: 24 in.

$6,500

A Rare Pair of Italian

A Rare pair of Italian "dressed" paintings in watercolor and cloth, depicting an itinerant musician and a peasant in a landscape. Circa 1830.

Height: 13 in.
Width: 10 in.

$1,800

Fine Quality French 18th century Miniature

A super quality French late 18th century Louis XVI period oval miniature portrait of a lady with a paper label referring to Comte D’Artois. Artist unknown. Circa 1770.


Height: 5 in.
Width: 4 in.

$950

A Pair Of Italian Pietra Dura Plaques

A fine and rare pair of early Italian 18th century pietra dura plaques depicting typical Tuscan farmhouses set in a naturalistic country setting, the trees are naturally occurring elements in the marble and are called dendrites. Circa 1780

Height: 5 in.
Width: 7 in.

$3,500

Italian 18th Century Allegorical Carrara Marble Panel

A fine Italian 18th century carved Carrara marble panel depicting putti surrounded by various allegorical objects and gifts signifying abundance. In period ebonized frame. Circa 1740.

Height: 8 in.
Width: 20 in.
Depth: 1.5 in.

$5,800