Fine 18th and 19th Century Furniture,
Paintings and Accessories
Lois Boyles & Richard Totoiu ~ 524 North Washington Street ~ Alexandria Va 22314 ~ 703-548-5188
Fine Pair of French Five Light Sconces (Bras de Lumiere) in Ormolu, each having a pierced foliate form backplate with a cyma shaped arm with five foliate form branches. Circa 1870. (once wired for electricity)
Height (overall): 17"
Fine pair of 19th Century French five light crystal and ormolu sconces in the Louis XIV style, having an ormolu torch form backplate surmounted by a flaming urn, a central floral decorated support with four scrolling candle arms, extensively decorated with crystal swags and pendants. Circa 1860, now drilled and wired for electricity.
(Some crystals replaced.)
19"tall, 15"wide, 14" deep
Antique Chinese "Souffle" glazed porcelain vase, late 18th/early 19th century, now wired as a lamp
Exceptional Regency bombé tea caddy in “tiger” tortoiseshell, having a pagoda shaped top opening to an interior with two lidded compartments. Circa 1800-20. (One back foot replaced.)
Dimensions: 7.5” x 4.75” x 6”
Rare Pair of Regency Upholstered Footstools, of square inverted trapezoidal form with a rosewood base and carved mahogany scroll form feet. Circa 1800. (losses to needlework covering)
6.5" x 16.5" x 6.5" tall
Fine small English Regency
tray with gilt ground and
Circa 1815-30, on later
custom made stand (minor
losses to decoration).
Height: 17 1/2”
Width: 23 3/4”
Small Regency Rosewood Drum Table attributed to T. Cooke, Cheltenham, having a circular green leather lined top, three dovetailed drawers and three false drawers in the apron, an octagonal baluster shaped pillar on a tripartite plinth base supported by squashed ball feet with brass castors. English, circa 1815
28-1/4" tall x 26 " diameter
Fine William IV Tea Poy in Rosewood, having a hinged, faceted lid opening to a fitted interior with two lidded caddies and two later sugar bowls, a tapered octagonal pillar and a quadripartite plinth base raised on scrolled feet. English, circa 1835.
A Fine Antique English "Brace-back" Windsor Armchair of typical form, in yew and elm.
Height to seat: 15”
Height to Back: 33”
Antique Regency four tier Etagere (or what-not) in mahogany, having a crenelated gallery and four flame form gilt finials, turned supports and feet, a medial drawer and a cabinet below . English, circa 1820.
69" h x 18 1/2" w x 14 3/4" d.
(feet and gallery replaced, repaired cracks to door)
Fine Large Pair of Regency Wood and Brass Candlesticks with fluted shafts and turned, circular bases. English, 1800-1820
Antique English Regency Tole Tray, black with silver and gold Chinoiserie decoration of birds and blossoms. Now mounted
on an ebonized wood stand. Provenance: The Estate of Ruthann Coggins Bardes, Greenwich, CT.
Tray: 14.25” x 10.5” x 19.5"
Brass-Mounted Gonçalo Alves Collectors Cabinet
Workshop of George Bullock, circa 1815.
Having a moulded cornice above a central recessed section with shelves flanked to each side by rows of small drawers behind scrolling grille-inset doors with columnar uprights; the conforming base with four paneled doors, two with columnar uprights and raised on a platform base.
The inverted breakfront cabinet design in the French/Grecian manner was introduced by George Bullock in the early ...
Important Antique English Gilt Wood and Composition Girandole Mirror, the oval mirror plate within a leaf carved surround and within mirrored borders with crossed vine-form decoration. The cresting and pendant formed with scrolling leaf and paterae and the pendant with three vine and floral decorated candlearms. Early 19th century.
Height: 64", Width: 38", Depth: 12"
Fine English Regency Sofa Table in mahogany with satinwood and ebony string inlay and hare wood banding; having drop leaves, two working and two false drawers and raised on down swept legs ending in brass castors
Height: 27-3/4 in (70.5 cm); Width when closed: 36-3/4 in (93.3 cm); Width when open: 58-1/4 in (148 cm); Depth: 27-1/4 in (69.2 cm)
Neo-Classical ormolu mounted dressing table in mahogany having a rectangular top with two incurved small drawers and an elevating cheval mirror above a frieze drawer and two cabriole legs ending in hoof form feet on an incurved platform base. Probably Baltic, circa 1830-1840.
Height: 38” (closed)
Height: 59.75” (open)
Fine antique English butlers tray in mahogany having a shaped gallery with hand holds and a ring turned and tapered leg folding stand in deal. Early 19th century (Stand is period but may not be original.)
Fine Antique Sheraton Canterbury, in mahogany, having four divisions with a handhold, turned supports and legs ending in brass castors and with a single drawer. Circa 1790-1820.
Originally designed for sheet music, these are now used primarily as magazine racks. To see other examples, type "canterbury" into the search box.