It is the incredible hand-carved details that make this trunk or "coffer" so impressive, but made even more special with the four hand-painted panels of flowers. This solid oak trunk is the type one might see if touring the hallways of a castle in Denmark.
Impressive in size at just under 10' long, this French oak library table draws one in with the natural organic appeal of the aged top. Restored & ready to be used and enjoyed with two functional drawers.
Floor to skirt height 22"
This farmhouse kitchen or dining table has European country charm thanks to wide leg trestle base. The natural pine has been distressed through generations of use, adding depth to the character of the table. Restored, ready for use.
Painted cabinets were a traditional element of Swedish homes. The original hand-painted finish with floral bouquet & faux wood painted background seen here were highly traditional. Monogram of EK & date of 1798 indicate it was likely a wedding present.
Loaded with quirky charm, the base curves upward, center door closes with wooden peg, cracks, distress, and imperfections all add to the aged country appeal of this original red painted narrow rustic cabinet from Sweden.
This charming single door armoire is in excellent original condition. The case is painted a dark green with red folk art accents seen in the painted panels, crown and base. The original lock mechanism still works. Restored and waxed.
This wonderful old farm table from the European countryside will serve well as a rustic table in today's modern home. This trestle table originally served as a work table. Restored, strong and stable, this table is ready to be used and enjoyed.
Original hand-painted chest of 3 large drawers with monogram & date of 1920 on the center drawer. The floral embellishments were traditional folk art designs of the era, adding a cheerful feel to this large blanket chest.
Baroque writing table with two drawers. The handsome legs are made more dramatic with carved fluted trim. Later custom painted, the black paint has been lightly distressed to fit the table's age. Floor to skirt height: 24"
The deep red color of the vintage leather captures your attention in this wonderful wingback Chesterfield loveseat or "double chair." It has the traditional tufted buttoned back & nailhead accents that create the drama one expects from this style.
Seat Height: 16.5"
Original hand painted folk art pine bench with simple floral/vine folk art embellishments along the front & back; dated 1951. Unique to this bench is the narrow depth at only 13". The hinged bench seat opens to reveal interior storage.
Classic lines are the highlight of this timeless mid century coffee table.The attractive wood grain of the teak enhances the top while the lower open shelf & angled legs add a space age feel to this highly functional and stylish coffee table.
The beauty of this French country coffee table with one drawer comes from the rich patina of the wood. Every crack, ding, old knot and stain all add to the depth and richness found in the thick top. Rests on heavy legs with a stretcher base.
Pair, vintage brown leather chesterfield club arm chairs on castors. Upholstered in tight button-tufted rich brown leather with nail head trim, rolled arms and loose seat cushions.
Sits comfortably and low with seat height at 16.5"
Original hand painted trunk dated 1886. The blue painted finish is worn and distressed through generations of use; much of the old pine is revealed. Note the red painted panels that display a cross, anchor & heart; representing faith, hope & love.
Cast iron fire back marked SV & N Konung. Figure of military soldier or possibly royalty on a horse with saber drawn in upper section and crest or shield in lower.
Fleur de lis are seen in all four corners.
Cast iron fire back with a seated and crowned queen holding a scepter in upper section; in lower section a cornucopia with I B and a heart between the two letters.
This old farm table is loaded with aged patina in the warm pine that come from generations of use. Unique to this table are the wide stretchers/runners which are 11" tall. Restored, strong and stable.
This pine corner cabinet has lovely paneled doors which compliment the curve of the bonnet or crown. Built in two sections it stands 7' tall. The older exterior white paint is complimented by the contrasting blue interior. 1 key included.
This rustic plank top console table with splay peg legs originally served as a work table. The thick top invites one to run fingers along it, while stains, cracks, nicks, and gouges all add character and intrigue to the table itself. Top depth: 19.5"
This European pine cupboard may be used as a display cabinet or bookcase. The upper pane glass doors allow for ideal display of any collection held within. The new white painted finish is complimented by the contrasting interior burnished red.
This pair of vintage leather club chairs are welcoming with barrel shaped arms and tufted backs. Each chair sits comfortably and snug, with seat height at 17.5".
This wine tasting table or standing bar was creating with a double wine press serving as the impressive base. The top is made from old boxcar/railroad cart flooring which adds to the industrial feel of the lower wine press. Height to top of metal 48.5"
This rustic plank top console table with splay peg legs originally served as a work table. The 3" thick top invites one to run fingers along it. Restored, this table is strong, stable and ready for use.
The appeal of this rustic coffee table comes from the thick wood top that originally served as a work table. The round peg legs are a contrasting darker color that the top.
Restored and waxed.
This magnificent carved gilt wood mirror stands just under 12' tall. Elaborate carving crowns the top & along the mirror with gold gilt carved frame. While the mirror has lost its refection through years of use, it now serves as a stunning piece of art.
This impressive console will make a grand statement in any home. The uniquely shaped wood base was hand-painted; one can still see the faux marble design that was a traditional style element of the era. Top is worn to natural oak below.
The gray painted finish creates the captivating allure in this attractive large baroque chest of four drawers with dramatic carved lion's paw feet in front. Later professionally applied, the gray and blue paint compliment the lines & age of the chest.
This striking oak secretary is an elegant statement piece crowned with an elaborate latticework bonnet. The custom layered blue painted finish has been gently distressed to reveal the original oak underneath. Floor to Desk 28.5"
Original hand painted folk art pine bench displays exceptional traditional faux wood background and colorful floral displays. Note the carved birds & spindles that add a touch of whimsy to the back. Dated 1933 on front center. Seat Height 22"
This cabinet is a charming representation of early 19th century Swedish craftsmanship, from both the cabinet maker and the painter that created it. The aged patina of the painted finish draws one to it. Restored, strong and stable.
This pine sideboard is a wonderful example of Swedish country craftsmanship with unique carving along the two drawers. The faux wood painted background was the folk art style of the period. Restored and waxed.
Free-standing shop counter with gray painted finish, 8.5' long. Top natural pine. The back is paneled which makes this fun cabinet ideal for a free standing kitchen island. Restored and given a light wax finish; ready for use.
This pine shop counter is a replica of those used throughout the 1800's in Europe. It has 3 cabinet doors revealing interior storage while the left section is designed to hold wine or other bottles. May be used as a buffet or a free-standing kitchen island.
Rustic work table with red paint remaining on legs. Generations of use seen in every gouge, nick, scratch, hole and stain. Typical aged separation of planks; metal rods add an industrial feel.This table may also serve as a kitchen island if raised up.
Years of constant use are revealed in every gouge & scratch of the thick rough hewn top of this impressive carpenters' workbench. Unique to this console is the (newer) two shelves serving as a wine rack. Restored, strong & ready for use.