Set of three Chinese export gilt black lacquer nesting tables; each shaped rectangular top was minutely hand painted with figures in a garden courtyard, accented by flowers in the corners. All three tables are raised on pierced urn-form supports and splayed legs joined by a bow stretcher. Late 19th Century (minor wear to painted decoration-see photos)
Largest - 17" x 11" x 26.5" tall
A Regency Brass and Smoke Painted Music Stand attributed to Sébastien Erard, c.1810, the pierced shield-shaped rest with gilt and smoke decoration, on a rising column in the form of an arrow, the metal base of triform shape with similar decoration, .Sébastien and Pierre Erard traded from Great Marlborough Street from 1792 and later Little Portland Street where they traded as pianoforte and music stand makers.
Exceptional 18th Century Demilune Gamestable in birch with rosewood banding; having a hinged top opening to a baise lined playing surface, with both back legs swinging out to support the top. The skirt is similarly banded with rosewood and the tapered legs have ebony stringing and brass cuffs.
Circa 1790, possibly Scandinavian.
Fine Antique Renaissance Revival Burled Walnut Canterbury or Whatnot, with a rectangular top shelf with a three quarter pierced gallery supported by pierced vasiform side panels. The lower section with dividers and openwork front, side and back panels above a single drawer and raised on turned feet ending in porcelain castors. English, Circa 1860. Provenance: The Estate of Winzola Poole McLendon < ...click for details
Fine 18th Century Small Scale English Card Table in mahogany, having a hinged top with candlestands at the corners and straight spurred Queen Anne legs ending in pad feet. Both rear legs swing out to support the top when open. George II, circa 1740. (patches to one foot and at rear of top at hinges)
Small 18th C. Sheraton Bow Front Server or Dressing Table, in nicely figured mahogany with ebony and satinwood stringing; having a center drawer flanked by two deeper drawers and raised on straight tapered legs. English, circa 1790. (brasses replaced)
Antique Late Federal Mustard Painted Dressing Table, having a box drawer above a rectangular top with curved corners, a single drawer below and raised on ring turned tapered legs. The whole in yellow paint with painted string "inlay" and painted "banding". New England, circa 1830. (Retains it's original stamped brass pulls and a partial inscription inside the main drawer. Losses, stains and scratches, especially to top consistent with age and use.) ...click for details
Fine Victorian Needlepoint Tilt Top Table in walnut having a circular top with floral needlepoint under glass, a turned and tapered pillar with carved leafage decoration and openwork scrolled legs. American or English, circa 1860.
Fine Antique George III Bow Front Hanging Corner Cabinet in mahogany, having a stepped cornice above two bowed cabinet doors inlaid with ebony and boxwood stringing and opening to a fitted interior with four shelves and thee small drawers. English, circa 1780.
Exceptional Regency Period Faux Rosewood Stand with gilt metal mounts having an inset tooled leather top with rosewood banding and gilt metal surround, supported by a faux painted stand with central turned and fluted pillar and cyma curved tripod legs above a tripartite plinth base raised on gilt metal paw form feet. Circa 1830-40.
Possibly Baltic or Russian.