Fine 18th and 19th Century Furniture,
Paintings and Accessories
Lois Boyles & Richard Totoiu ~ 524 North Washington Street ~ Alexandria Va 22314 ~ 703-548-5188
Exceptional Small Scale Late Regency Sideboard in mahogany having a central section with a single drawer and a shaped splash board, flanked by two pedestals with a cabinet and a port drawer above and cabinet doors flanked by raised panel decoration below. English, Circa 1820-30.
Depth of side cabinets:15β
Depth of Center Section:17.5"
Pair of Antique English "Gothik" Windsor Side Chairs in elm, beech, and ash with hoop back enclosing a "Gothik" tracery design, having ring-turned legs joined by H-form stretchers. Circa 1850, Thames Valley Region. (Repairs to hoop.)
Exceptional George III Piecrust Tea Table, in mahogany with a circular top with carved piecrust edge, tilting and turning with a birdcage support over a ringed and spiral carved urnform pedestal with acanthus carved downswept cabriole legs terminating in slipper feet on casters.
h: 28 x d: 31 in.
Fine George II Tilt-top Tea Table in mahogany having a single board top with a "birdcage" support above a "cannon" turned shaft and supported by three cabriole legs ending in pad feet. English, circa 1750.
The serving of tea in the 18th Century was an important social ritual for those wealthy enough to be able to afford the tea. Specialized furniture and boxes (tea caddies) evolved around the "tea ceremony"
Antique Sheraton Reading or Music Stand in mahogany with a rectangular, cut corner ratcheted top with line inlay and a removable rest and a drawer below, a turned, adjustable height pillar and raised on three downswept tapered legs with line inlay and ending in brass castors. English, 1790-1810
H: 28 in.; top, 19 in. x 14 1/4 in.
Antique Wiliam and Mary style oak chest-form fuel box, rectangular with a hinged lid and having three false drawers with brass pulls and raised on straight bracket feet. English, circa 1840.
19" x 15.5" x 21" tall
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)
Antique English Childβs
Windsor Armchair, having
an arched, continuous arm rail,
turned spindle back with
central pierced splat, rush seat
and cabriole Queen Anne
front legs, with an βHβ
Rare George II Writing Stand in mahogany, having a rectangular adjustable top with strut supports and a removable book rest, a fitted side drawer with two glass inkwells, two swing out candle-slides, and an adjustable height cannon-form standard supported by cabriole legs ending in pad feet and brass castors.
English, Circa 1740.
Height when closed: 36-3/4 in (93.3 cm); Width: 22 in (55.9 cm); Depth: 17 in (43.2 cm)
(ink stains on top)
Antique Chippendale style chest on chest in mahogany having a cove molded cornice with rosewood inlay above a series of graduated drawers with line inlay; the top case with canted, fluted corners, the bottom case raised on ogee molded feet. English, circa 1840.
*Provenance: From the Estate of Marshall Coyne, Washington D.C.
Very Rare Antique Venetian Gondola Chair, in walnut with gilt cast iron dolphin form base, caned seat and back and carved armrests. Italian, late 18th / early 19th Century.
21.5" x 33" tall
Antique Dueling Pistol Case in mahogany, rectangular with brass carrying handles, now having a marbled paper interior and mounted on a later Chippendale style stand. Probably English, late 18th/early 19th Century.
Top: 20.25" x 14.25"
Height w/ stand: 23"
Fine English black papier
mache shaped tray with
gilt border decoration,
mother-of-pearl inlay and
central floral motif. (Some crazing, minor repairs, wear.)
Tray on new conforming
Antique American painted
tole tray with cut corners and
handholds and with gilt stencil decorations on the gallery of leaves and flowers. Mid-19th century, now mounted on a custom stand.
Exceptional Antique Baroque style Collectors Cabinet having a frieze drawer above two cabinet doors with turned columnar supports and opening to five specimen drawers each with a different exotic wood veneer and the whole raised on bun form feet. Circa 1830, probably Dutch or German.
20.25" x 14.4" x 18.5" tall
George III Bedside Table in mahogany, having a tray top with cut out hand holds, above a cabinet with a tambour door, and shallow drawer. Circa 1780.
Antique Shaped Papier Mache Tray; black lacquer with gilt stenciling and and red central field, on new turned leg stand. Late 19th century.(Wear to decoration.)
Set of antique English 3-tiered bedsteps in mahogany, the top two steps hinged, and opening to storage wells and the whole supported by turned legs. Circa 1800-1840.