Archive for September, 2011

Restall Brown & Clennell Sale 12th – 14th October

Our colleagues at HRW, Restall Brown & Clennell are having an autumn stock and sample sale over three days with a preview on Wednesday the 12th October where there will be drinks. This is a wonderful opportunity, not only to browse through RBC’s discounted superior quality bespoke furniture but also to view Our own growing […]

New In – Six Fine English Dining Chairs By Meredrew c.1950’s

A set of six English dining chairs by The Meredrew Design Group. With architectural rosewood backs, tapering ebonized legs and mustard velvet seats. Signed. . . c.1950’s. . . Measure: 86cm high (backs) x 47cm high (seats) x 42cm wide x 46cm deep

New In – A Pair Of American Copper Fire Extinguishers, Now As Lamps c.1900

  A pair of American ‘Walker Perfection’ copper fire extinguishers, now converted into lamps. . . c.1900. . . Measures: 54cm tall  

New In – A French Gilded Iron & Rouge Marble Occasional Table c.1940’s

A French occasional table in gilded iron of foliate design. With an antico rouge inset marble top. . . c.1940’s. . . Measures: 80cm wide x 43cm deep x 43cm high  

New In – A Fine Baltic Cabinet On Stand c.1940

A large Baltic cabinet on stand in the Neo-Classical manner depicting Greek motifs of fine quality. The┬áscenes on each door are of ancient Greek men at work. The cabinet is comprised of birch, satinwood, rosewood, walnut, boxwood with ebonized detail. Inside are compartments which would make an ideal bar. . . c.1940 Measures: 185cm tall […]

New In – A Rare English George III Baluster Chandelier c.1760’s

A rare English cut glass baluster chandelier of fine quality. This chandelier is one of the earliest forms of glass chandelier, the form mimicking that of the early English & Dutch chandeliers in brass. These chandeliers are rare because of the age and are sought after because of their simplicity. There have been some minor […]

Friend Of The Month, September – Thomas Gregor McGehee

Over the last Month, I have been quietly adding works to the painting section of our website by Thomas Gregor McGehee. Thomas is a friend who’s work caught my eye earlier this year. A ‘Southern Gentleman’ who is admirably modest, when I first saw some of his works at his home, I was quite taken […]

New In – A Pair Of Italian Armchairs c.1950’s

A pair of Italian armchairs of good quality in the manner of Gio Ponti. On tapering cherrywood legs and newly upholstered in mustard and ivory velvet. . . c.1950’s. . . Measure: 85cm high (backs) x 44cm high (seats) x 64cm wide x 81cm deep  

New In – A Ronald Schmitt & Knut Hesterberg Occasional Table c.1965

An original German occasional table by Ronald Schmitt & Knut Hesterberg. Comprising a polished steel propeller and smoked glass top. . . c.1965. . . Measures: 110cm diameter x 33cm high  

New In – An English Studio Plaster Head Of Zeus c.1994

An English studio plaster head of Zeus, signed and dated. . . c.1994. . . Measures: 73cm tall x 32cm wide  

New In – A Pair Of Napoleon III Gold Ground Porcelain Vases c.1870

A pair of French gold ground and hand burnished porcelain vases, depicting hand painted classical scenes to the reverse. The gold ground stamped with a Ducal crest. Makers mark to bases, the bisque porcelain handles later painted. . . c.1870. . . Measures: 60cm tall  

Introducing A Fine Russian Gilt Bronze & Rock Crystal Chandelier c.1850’s

There are modern bespoke chandeliers everywhere comprising bits of wire hung with rock crystal at extraordinary prices. We have this fine chandelier in stock which has something quite magical about it. A fine Russian chandelier comprising a mercury gilded bronze Neo-Classical frame which has been hand burnished. It is hung throughout with hand cut rock […]

New In – An Unusual French Silver Arrow Chandelier c.1940’s

A French silver plated arrow chandelier of unusual delicate design. . . Newly electrified. . . c.1940’s. . . Measures: 65cm high x 80cm diameter  

New In – An Italian Sofa Of Large Proportions & Unusual Asymmetric Design c.1960’s

An Italian sofa of large proportions and unusual asymmetric design. On steel legs and newly re-upholstered in mustard velvet. Designer unknown. . . c.1960’s. . . Measures: 230cm wide x 85cm high (back) x 41cm high (seat) x 98cm deep  

New In – A Pair Of Continental Repousse Silver Tazzas c.1920’s

A pair of continental silver plated repousse twin handled tazzas. Depicting fruits and foliage. . . c.1920’s. . . Measure: 47cm wide x 20cm high  

New In – A Pair Of Large Romeo Rega Type Occasional Tables c.1970

A pair of large Italian occasional tables probably by Romeo Rega. . . c.1970. . . Measure: 40cm high x 85cm wide x 85cm deep  

New In – An Italian Casa Pupa Lamp Depicting Sea Shells c.1960’s

An Italian blanc de chine lamp by Casa Pupa depicting sea shells on all for sides. . . c.1960’s. . . Measures: 60cm high  

New In – A Fine Napoleon III Gilt Bronze Fire Screen c.1850’s

A fine French, Napoleon III fire screen in gilt bronze. Hand burnished. . . c.1850’s. . . Measures: 76cm high x 68cm wide  

Toughening Up !

We value all our customers, many of whom have been loyal for many years, however as a response to the recent trend whereby we sell our items and are not paid, we have decided to formally publicise our terms and conditions. This officious message is very unlike us, but it has become necessary as a […]

New In – A Pair Of Fine English Regency Cut Glass Candlesticks c.1820

A pair of English Regency candlesticks of fine quality in cut glass. In perfect condition apart from an historic crack to one nozzel. . . c.1820. . . Measure: 30cm tall