Friday, November 30, 2018

Milo Baughman for D.I.A.; Console Table


More Milo.  This clean-lined, modern, chrome and glass console was designed by Milo Baughman for the Design Institute of America and functions nicely as a console, server, or desk.  60" l., 19" w., 27" h.  American, c. 1970's  SOLD
Condition:  Very good vintage condition with age appropriate wear.

Saturday, November 24, 2018

Nautical Prints by Ackermann







Set of six beautifully framed, handcolored aquatint, nautical prints published by Ackermann with artwork by W.A. Knell and N.S. Fielding.  24" l., 12" h. each.  British, c,1840  SOLD
Condition:  Very good vintage condition.

Drexel Campaign Chest


A classic campaign style chest by Drexel which works nicely as a side table or a small coffee table.  29.5" w., 17.5" d., 19.5" h.  American, c. 1960's  SOLD
Condition:  Very good vintage condition with age appropriate wear.

Friday, November 23, 2018

Chrome Floor Lamp

Cool, clean, modern chromed metal floor lamp with adjustable height globe and weighted base.  Extends to 60" h., 10" diam. base.  American, c. 1970's  SOLD
Condition:  Very good vintage condition with age appropriate wear.

Wheat Sheaf Table


We find them.  You like them.  We search for more.  This is one of the larger wheat sheaf tables we have featured both in terms of the bundle of wheat and the diameter of the glass top.  42" diam., 16" h.  Italian, c. 1950's  SOLD
Condition:  Very good vintage condition with age appropriate wear and a tiny imperfection on the underside bevel.  

Monday, November 19, 2018

Dennis H. Osborne; "Pipes and Cards"


Dennis Henry Osborne (1919-2016) was an Irish artist whose body of work spans over 60 years.  He was part of the Euston Road School of Naturalist painters, but also worked in a Modernist Cubist style.  In the early 1950's, Osborne exhibited in London at the Royal Academy and the New English Art Club.  He spent much of the remainder of the decade in North America where he exhibited at the Brooklyn Art Museum, Montreal Museum of Fine Art and other noted museums and galleries.  He returned to Ireland in the 1960's where he continued to paint and exhibit until his death in 2016.  Pipes and Cards, 31" x 25" framed, oil on board.  Irish, c. 1952  SOLD
Condition:  Very good vintage condition.  


Saturday, November 17, 2018

Robsjohn-Gibbings for Widdicomb; 'X' Bench





Gibbings gold.  What's life without the occasional indulgence?  And if you're going to indulge, you might as well invest in the best.  It doesn't get much better than this.  This exceptional bench was designed by Robsjohn-Gibbings for Widdicomb.  It has been meticulously restored to its original glory with new gold boucle upholstery and foam.  It's the perfect piece to add an element of casual sophistication (and additional seating) to a living room, bedroom, or any room in the house.  58" l., 22" d., 18" h.  American, c. 1950's SOLD
Condition:  Mint restored condition.  

Century Chinese Chippendale Chair



Very beautiful Chinese Chippendale style arm chair by Century Furniture Co. with carved and lacquered wood frame.  The rust velvet upholstery is original.  41" h., 25" w., 25" d.  American, c. 1960's  SOLD
Condition:  Very good vintage condition with age appropriate wear.

Sunday, November 11, 2018

Pair of Bevan Funnell Tables



These quintessentially British tables by Bevan Funnell feature pie-crust tops with bookmatched flame mahogany inlay and carved columns, legs and feet.  They would make a handsome pair of drinks tables, or side tables where space is limited.  22" h., 16" diam.  British, c. 1950's  SOLD for the pair
Condition:  Very good vintage condition with age appropriate wear.  

Italian Tulip Table


A bright and bountiful bouquet of tulips form the base for this Italian gilt metal table.  The glass top is just the right size for use as a smaller coffee or cocktail table, but a larger or smaller piece of glass would suit it nicely as well.  It's an interesting and equally decorative take on the classic wheat sheaf table.  30" diam., 18" h.  Italian, c. 1950's  SOLD
Condition:  Very good vintage condition with age appropriate wear.

Saturday, November 10, 2018

North Hickory Furniture Co. Wing Chair


We've got a convocation of eagle mirrors and a few wings in the shop right now.  This brown (lower photo is truer to color) leather wing was made by the North Hickory Furniture Company of North Carolina.  It has carved wooden legs and patinated brass tacks.  40" h., 30" w., 25" d.  American, c. 1970's  SOLD
Condition:  Very good vintage condition with age appropriate wear.

Friday, November 9, 2018

Century Chest


Century Furniture makes the best chests.  This perfectly proportioned three drawer mahogany chest has patinated brass ring pulls with lion's head escutcheons on the top drawer, and a single pull on each of the two lower drawers.  36" w., 18" d., 29.5" h.  American, c. 1970's  SOLD
Condition:  Very good vintage condition with age appropriate wear.

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Iggy Perrelli; Conformity


Conformity, 2018
Oil on canvas
48" x 30" unframed
 SOLD

Hickory Chair Co. Leather Wing Chair


Perfectly patinated brown leather wing chair with wooden legs and brass tacks by Hickory Chair Company.  Like a favorite leather jacket, it will just keep getting better with age and wear.  42" h. (back), 30" w., 25" d.  American, c. 1960's  SOLD
Condition:  Very good vintage condition with age appropriate wear and very minor scuffs.

Guildhall Partners Desk




Lots of restocking last night.  Some modern pieces and some classics like this very fine Guildhall Cabinet Shop mahogany partners desk with gold embossed green leather top and brass casters and pulls.  It's finished on the back and is large enough to do double duty as a dining table.  72" l., 32" w., 30" h.  c.1960's SOLD
Condition:  Very good vintage condition with age appropriate wear.

Friday, November 2, 2018

Brass Bench



It seemed like a good pairing.  This fairly regal brass bench retains its original burgundy velvet upholstery.  The choice of upholstery adds to the majestic/ throne-like quality of this well crafted piece.  It's paired with Winston as Cuppa' Noodles by Oli Goldsmith.  Bench is 47" l., 16" d., 24" h.  American, c. 1970's
SOLD
Condition:  Very good vintage condition with age appropriate wear and patina to the brass.  

Milo Baughman for Thayer Coggin; Pair of Lounge Chairs

'Living can be posh...' according to this Thayer Coggin ad featuring designs by Milo Baughman.  This pair of cube lounge chairs were designed by Baughman for Thayer Coggin.  The design is a modern classic and the chairs are in completely original condition including the oatmeal/ cream woven hopsack upholstery..  They are very well constructed and very comfortable.  The chrome plated bases are in remarkable condition for their age, and the upholstery has many years left.  They are definitely investment pieces that will be worth recovering down the road....or today if the fabric doesn't suit.  24.5" h., 33" w., 36" d.  American, c. 1970 SOLD
Condition:  Very good-good vintage condition with age appropriate wear.