Fine 18th and 19th Century Furniture,
Paintings and Accessories
Lois Boyles & Richard Totoiu ~ 524 North Washington Street ~ Alexandria Va 22314 ~ 703-548-5188
Rare Signed American Tea Caddy in mahogany, of rectangular form with a sloped lid opening to a divided interior and retaining a paper label with makers name and a date of 1863.
8.5" x 4.5" x 5.75" tall
Rare enamel stirrup cup in the form of a shell, the exterior with painted details in browns and greens, the interior a robin’s egg blue. Continental, early 19th century. (minor chips/scratches)
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 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)
Rare Alexandria Virginia Stoneware Two Gallon Jug from the merchant E.J. Miller (who had a shop on lower King Street) decorated with the numeral “2” flanked by turkey tracks and wavy lines above and below and a stencil reading : E.J...
Unusually large pair of antique English brass candlesticks, having beehive turned shafts and square, cut corner bases. Circa 1870, now wired as bouillotte lamps.
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.
Tunbridge Ware Trinket Box in rosewood having sides decorated in a band of Berlin woolwork floral pattern with a veneered lid and raised on bun feet.
5.5" x 3.5" x 2.25" tall
Antique cased wooden model of the sail & steamship “St. Oliv”, with two masts and two funnels, painted wood and metal with rigging and heavy paper sails. Probably English,
Antique Japanese Kutani vase with central spandels depicting women in a landscape and birds on flowers, with gilt background decoration and applied phoenix bird handles. Mid 19th century, now wired as a lamp.
Height: 16.25” to rim
Fine Antique Chinese Blue Glazed Baluster Form Vase, late 18th/ early 19th Century now mounted as a lamp with later wood base
Height: 18.5” to rim
Base : 7" x 7”
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.)
Antique English Carved Oak Wall Bracket, having a rectangular shelf above stepped, foliate decorated supports terminating with a portrait mask of a gentleman. Circa 1860.
14" x 8" x 11" tall
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 Large Pair of Regency Wood and Brass Candlesticks with fluted shafts and turned, circular bases. English, 1800-1820
American Sterling Tea Caddy with overall hammered decoration.
Fine Late Regency Papier-Mâché Tray having a shaped gallery with gilt stencil decoration and inlaid with mother of pearl. English, circa 1835, mounted on a later bamboo form ebonized stand.
Height: 23.25 ”
Rare Pair of Grand Tour Bronze Candlesticks, each having a single candlecup above a bronze urn with entwined snake-form handles, leafage decoration and mounted on a polished slate base. Circa 1860 (previously wired).
Height : 10.25”