Archive for November, 2010

New In – Fourteen American Modernist Lounge / Dining Chairs c.1940’s

A set of fourteen American modernist upholstered dining / lounge chairs. With cherry-wood angular legs, in a later 60’s leatherette, ready for upholstery. Designer unknown. . . c.1940’s. . . Measure: 76cm high (back) x 43cm high (seat) x 44cm wide x 58cm deep

Friend Of The Month, November – Iain Henderson Russell

It has been a while since I introduced a ‘Friend Of The Month’, this is not through lack of friends! but simply that I forget. I’d like to kick start this again by introducing a very well known face to interior decorators and private clients all over the world, Iain Henderson-Russell. Iain has been trading […]

New In – A French Bronze Chandelier With Cut Glass & Smoked Quartz Drops c.1890

A French bronze cage chandelier hung throughout with delicate cut glass pendants, some in smoked quartz. . . c.1890. . . Measures: 82cm high x 61cm diameter

New In – An Unusual Irish Mirror With A Ruby & Crystal Border c.1930’s

An unusual Irish mirror of oval form with a border consisting of faceted ruby cut crystal and rock crystal studs. With a distressed mirror plate. . . This mirror was the inspiration for our bespoke Irish mirror’s. . . c.1930’s. . . Measures: 81cm high x 53cm wide

New In – An Italian Murano Glass Chandelier In Pale Blue Vaseline Glass c.1935

An Italian hand blown Murano glass chandelier in pale blue vaseline glass. . . c.1935. . . Measures: 95cm high x 56cm wide

New In – A French Bronze & Rock Crystal Chandelier c.1930

A French, four light bronze chandelier with a florid shape, hung with scallop cut rock crystal pendants. . . c.1930. . . Measures: 66cm high x 69cm wide

Item Of The Month – Large Pair Of English Regency Chandeliers

A large pair of English Regency, six light cut glass & gilt bronze chandeliers, with acanthus decoration, pineapple-cut glass dish and hand blown, etched storm shades. . . Have not yet been electrified. . . 19th Century & later. . . Measure: 115cm high x 55cm wide

New In – A Set Of Four English Cut Glass Wall Lights

A set of four English cut glass wall lights in the Georgian manner. . . Newly electrified. . . c.1930. . . Measures: 38cm high x 30cm wide

New In – An Italian Circular Bevelled Mirror With A Cobalt Blue Glass Border c.1950

An Italian circular bevelled mirror with a cobalt blue glass border. . . c.1950. . . Measures: 70cm diameter

New In – An Unusual Chandelier by Gaetano Sciolari c.1960

An unusual Italian chandelier by Gaetano Sciolari. . . c.1960. . . Measures: 74cm tall x 54cm diameter

New In – A Pair Of Carlo De Carli Modernist Armchairs, Milan c.1955

A pair of Italian armchairs of a modernist design by the architect Carlo De Carli, Milan. In the original fabric and on long tapering brass legs. . . c.1955. . . Measures: 77cm high x 79cm wide x 77cm deep

New In – A Small French Directoire Commode c.1780

A small French Directoire mahogany commode. With a grey marble top and brass fittings. . . c.1780. . . Measures: 83cm high x 82cm wide x 42cm deep

New In – A Pair Of Italian Armchairs By Osvaldo Borsani, Milan c.1958

A pair of Italian, architectural armchairs by Osvaldo Borsani. . . In rosewood and newly upholstered in ‘rain’ coloured velvet. . . c.1958. . . Measure: 90cm high x 63cm wide x 73cm deep

An Exhibition Entitled ‘Devotion’ By Guy Reid

I would like to introduce a recent exhibition of works by Guy Reid. The exhibition was at the Coningsby Gallery in Tottenham Street W1 until last week, but the incredible selection of carved lime-wood works are still available for viewing through Guys agent: Jenny Hewitt on 07789051144. . . . DEVOTION. . . ‘Devotion’ is […]

New In – A Large Pair Of Italian Sculptural Armchairs By Ico Parisi, Milan c.1957

A large pair of Italian armchairs by the designer Domenico (Ico) Parisi (Milan 1916-1996). Of rounded sculptural form, waved backs and on splayed patinated brass legs. They have been newly upholstered in fine blue/grey velvet with contrasting facings and piping & buttons. . . c.1957. . . Measure: 83cm wide x 93 high (back) x […]

New In – Set Of Original Lucian Ercolani Pebble Tables

An English nest of elm and beech ‘Pebble’ occasional tables of irregular form by Lucian Ercolani. . . c.1956. . . Measures: 65cm wide x 40cm deep x 44cm high (largest)