It is the carved winged cherubs that captures one's attention in this striking oak side table. The dramatic (newer) black painted finish with red and gold trim highlights is lightly distressed perfectly fitting the age and grace of this remarkable piece.
The dark brown vintage leather captures your attention in this striking Chesterfield loveseat. This "double chair" has a traditional tufted back and nailhead accents that create the drama one expects from this style. The leather is "perfectly worn." Seat height 16"
This delightful small pine side table reveals generations of use in every scratch, nick and stain (including old red paint and old "filler" still seen in the wood). The petite drawer functions and still has the original porcelain knob. This small table will serve well as a casual nightstand.
Sit back and relax in this pair of wonderful vintage leather barrel back club chairs. The rounded arms and backs are accented with piping and covered buttons which are all in place. Notice castors & decorative nailheads along the sides & backs. Seat height 17".
This large and wonderfully executed painting portrays the bucolic scene of a farm boy leading a calf to water with sheep behind. The painting is just under 5' tall measured at the outside of the heavily carved gold gilt frame. Signed monogram by A. Mackeprang.
Beautiful details abound in this lovely original white painted standing desk. The carved swag, flourishes & dentil molding gracefully accent the slanted surface while all raised on slender tall legs. This will make the perfect hostess stand, reception desk or unique display for a special book.
There is an understated elegance to this lovely cupboard which likely came from a Swedish country manor house. The natural pine has been given a (newer) blue painted finish, with soft undertones of gray.
The blue painted finish is captivating in this pair of chest of drawers. Unique to these gustavian nightstands is the decoration along the top drawer once known as a “meander” (a decorative border made from a continuous line) commonly referred to as a “Greek key."
This stunning pair of small chest of drawers is a special find. The petite size, curves and cabriole legs add to their appeal. Ideal as nightstands or alongside a sofa as striking end tables. While sold as a pair one is approximately 1/2" taller than the other & has heavier feet.
The inset column details along the center two drawers balance well with the slender top & lower drawer that extend slightly, all resting upon the original carved feet in this delightful chest. The scrubbed pine is left natural, adding to the European country charm.
It is the years of constant use revealed in every ding, scratch and gouge that enrich the character of this vintage carpenters' workbench. This work table was painted a russet brown at some point in time, with much of the paint now distressed & worn off.
This scrubbed oak coffee exudes a simple French country charm. The oak has been left natural, leaving a simplistic beauty to the wood itself. Unique to this table is the 2 drop leaves; when closed it is merely 20" wide, opens to a comfortable oval at 34"
This highly unusual coffee table is a special find. The heavily turned trestle base, wood pegs (vs nails), simple inlay in the single drawer and even the wood inlay repairs seen in the top all add to the unique appeal of this one of a kind table.
Enchanting portrait of a girl standing with a bouquet of pink flowers in her hand. Unsigned, Oil on canvas. On the back of the stretcher an exhibition label from Charlottenborg (the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts).
Elegant inlay of flowers, swans and detailed marquetry are the highlights of this refined chest of 3 drawers. The curved serpentine front and cabriolet legs add to the romantic appeal as well.Look closely to appreciate the incredible detail of the marquetry.
Large and impressive at almost 4' tall, this original oil on canvas portrays a refined lady dressed in white sitting on a park bench. Notice the fine details such as her hat, gloves and brooch. Well executed and signed by Danish artist Carl Forup.
Notice the interesting interior shelving and hinges. This delightful armoire has been restored and waxed so is ready to be used and enjoyed. Expected age related wear, cracks, distress, etc do not detract from the beauty nor function of the cupboard.
This antique oak sculpture shows off old world craftsmanship in the hunter, dog and bear. Notice the hand-carved details in the hunter's hat, horn, belt, and rifle slung around his shoulder.
This 9' long sideboard maintains its original dark stained and lacquered finish. The unique size & configuration with open storage allows it to be used in a variety of settings as a console, buffet/server, counter or even as a free-standing kitchen island.
Over 7’ tall, this dramatic painting will bring a splash of color and touch of joy to its surroundings. The lovely woman holding a bright bouquet of flowers enjoying a summer’s day is the artist’s wife, Adele Caroline Rautenbach. Signed by Mattias Peschke-Koedt.
This antique baroque oak chest of drawers features a serpentine front, brass hardware pulls & an exceptional matte black painted finish gently distressed to match the age of the dresser. Made in two parts, four drawers rest on a base of cabriole legs.
This small chest of drawers is quite dramatic thanks to the (newer) black paint that is gently distressed, accenting the Rococo curves and cabriole feet. The size makes it adaptable to use as a nightstand or side table.
Lovely lines accentuate the gustavian style of this Swedish console table. Note the fluted legs, dentil molding along the top trim and simple corner accents. The soft gray painted finish (newer) with faux marbling top fit the style well.
The original painted finish adds both grace and grandeur to this striking display cabinet from Italy. Muted colors of cream, ocher, blue and green add depth and character in the hand-painted flourishes. Dentil molding along the crown that adds to the effect as well.
Impressive and tall, these original hand-painted on board icons of Saint Bartholemew & Saint Peter originally hung inside a Swedish church in the early 1800's. The paint shows soft fading and craqueluer throughout which adds to the gentle grace of the pair.
Antique flame mahogany 2 door cabinet made in two sections, there are 2 drawers below and 2 doors with a single drawer above. The entire front is covered in an exceptional veneer of book matched flame mahogany. Restored & ready for use.
Large Chamois head and shoulders, trophy mounted on wooden shield with carved edges in striking oak leaf decoration. Very good original condition.
Chamois head and shoulder, mounted on a trophy shield bearing pine cones with age-appropriate rubbing marks in very good condition.
Armenian Mouflon Sheep head trophy. Mounted on wooden walnut shield, edges with carved pine decoration. Inscription "Kärtner Jägerschaft - Bezirks Trophäen - Schau" on the copper medal in relief. Very good unaltered original condition.
This fascinating 6' table holds visual intrigue due to the carved wood and iron base. Notice the carved scalloped and curved details accented and supported by the wrought iron scroll work of the unique base.
This handsome pair of chairs is ready to grace your home or office with both style and function. The hand carved oak arms, feet, and high back are traditional features of the Danish baroque period with a fruit basket on the top & striking barley twist stretchers.
It is the incredible aged patina of the pine that draws one to this traditional Swedish corner cabinet. The original white painted finish has been greatly distressed over generations of use, worn down to reveal the natural pine below. This is a much sought after authentic aged patina.
The gentle bow front of this 4-drawer chest adds to the simple grace of the piece. It has been given a waxed finish, bringing out the warmth of the wood. A pine chest of drawers such as this were typical coming of age gifts to a young woman in the 1800's of Denmark.
Classic elegance exudes from this striking pair of Biedermeier stools. The lines of the remarkable yellow birch is accented by the traditional black finials which add the perfect finishing touch. Seat height 15". This pair of stools has not been restored, they are stable/strong.
Original vintage leather Chesterfield club chairs are highly sought after today. The warm brown vintage leather here is accented with the traditional tufted Chesterfield back, heavily rolled arms and nailhead accents.
Original vintage leather Chesterfield club chairs are highly sought after today. The deep brown vintage leather here is accented with the traditional tufted Chesterfield back, heavily rolled arms and nailhead accents.