I will be away until the 14th of September, but Ebury Trading isn’t shutting down! – Adam Ebrahim will be running things in my absence, so if you have any enquiries please contact the shop in the normal way or his mobile number is: 07709339310. . .
In the meantime I have found an island where it is impossible to be tempted into buying new stock (4000 year old Minoan artifacts included!). . .
New in today are A large pair of Cambodian temple dog heads (Male and Female) of polychrome painted carved fruitwood. Mounted on painted charcoal coloured plinths, brass feet and fittings. Sold with these large black silk and gold lined drum shades. . . .
19th Century. . .
Measure: 78cm tall
New in today are A pair of Italian bedroom chairs by Paolo Buffa (Milan c.1903-1970). On tapering, curved ebonized legs with brass feet and high, heart shaped, brass buttoned backs. Newly upholstered in blue/grey velvet (pictured here with their shaped seat cushions). . .
c.1945. . .
Measure: 77cm high high (backs) 30cm high (seats) x 60cm wide x 70cm deep
New in today is a sought after Italian suite comprising two armchairs and matching sofa by the designer Domenico (Ico) Parisi (Milan 1916-1996). Of rounded form and on tapering teak legs. Pictured here in a turquoise fabric. . .
c.1957. . .
Chairs Measure: 70cm wide x 70 high (back) x 42cm high (seat) x 70cm deep. . .
Sofa Measures: 156cm wide x 70 high (back) x 42cm high (seat) x 70cm deep
A large Italian, black lacquered fruitwood and glazed drinks cabinet. The interior of red lacquer, with the bottom storage compartment lined with grey silk, overall giving the cabinet an oriental feel. It comprises of three lacquered shelves with distressed mirror back panels. The slender tapering legs have silver capped feet and the door has a silver handle and catch. Glazed throughout. Attributed to Paolo Buffa, Milan. . .
c.1935. . .
Measures: 169cm high x 120cm wide x 35cm deep
A large and impressive Venetian chandelier in pale blue and clear glass. Comprised of twelve arms in two tiers with hand blown stem, arms and foliage. The metal fittings are silver plated throughout. . .
c.1940. . .
Measures: 160cm tall x 100cm wide
A large and unusual French chandelier of polished steel. Comprising an egg shaped body with hand wrought scrolls and six arms. With it’s original chain. . .
c.1930. . .
Measures: 75cm high (without chain) x 82cm wide