Author Archives: Nevan O Shaughnessy

Late 19C Limoges Heart Shaped Perfume Box – Hand Painted

Late 19C Limoges Heart Shaped Perfume Box. STUNNING Limoges Heart Shaped Perfume Box complete with 3 mini perfume bottles and bronzed mounts. Hand-painted floral medallion on lid and floral design all over. Late 19th Century…….perfect condition ! Fully marked.     LIMOGES PORCELAIN: Limoges porcelain designates hard-paste porcelain produced by factories near the city of…

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Vintage French Limoges Style Rose Vase

Vintage French Limoges Style Rose Vase. Nice little Limoges Style green rose vase……nice green lustre finish…..VERY cute and decorative !!! Painted scene on front in classic limoges style ! Vintage piece………….early 20th Century. LIMOGES PORCELAIN: Limoges porcelain designates hard-paste porcelain produced by factories near the city of Limoges, France beginning in the late 18th century,…

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Vintage French Limoges Porcelain Mini Piano Ring Box by Fragonard

Vintage French Limoges Porcelain Mini Piano Ring Box by Fragonard. GORGEOUS AND CUTE little Limoges Ring Box in the shape and design of a mini Grand Piano. HIGHLY COLLECTIBLE !!!! Lid lifts off so that you could put your rings inside. Vintage…….French……fully marked. LIMOGES PORCELAIN: Limoges porcelain designates hard-paste porcelain produced by factories near the…

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Vintage French Limoges Style Porcelain Box with Lid

Vintage French Limoges Style Porcelain Box with Lid. Nice vintage French…..Limoges Style lustre porcelain box with lid. Purple and white in color…….rippled edging…….with gold gilding to handle and legs. Lady and gent scenes. Probably late 19th Century…..late Victorian, circa 1890.   LIMOGES PORCELAIN: Limoges porcelain designates hard-paste porcelain produced by factories near the city of Limoges,…

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Vintage French Limoges Porcelain Bowel with Lid by Fragonard

Vintage French Limoges Porcelain Bowel with Lid by Fragonard. Gorgeous vintage Limoges porcelain dish/bowl with lid. Fragonard…..The Lovers….. scene with gold gilt edging……LOVELY ! Fully marked……in PERFECT CONDITION ! LIMOGES PORCELAIN: Limoges porcelain designates hard-paste porcelain produced by factories near the city of Limoges, France beginning in the late 18th century, but does not refer to a…

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19C Telescopic or Extendable Tripod Based Fire Screen – Walnut with Hand painted glass

19C Telescopic or Extendable Tripod Based Fire Screen. STUNNING extendable tripod base Fire-Screen from circa 1820. This one is hard to call…..is it British or French ? Personally, I am leaning towards French…….made of walnut, the brass-work looks more Continental, and the shape of the screen coupled with the base carvings all say French to…

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19C Pair of British Oils on Canvas of River and Forest Scenes

19C Pair of British Oils on Canvas of River and Forest Scenes. PRESENTING a pair of classic Victorian oil paintings !! Unsigned Oils on Canvas featuring river and forest scenes. Both in the original frames. The British Victorians were obsessed with nature……after all…… this was post Darwinism !! Painted circa 1870. 19C Pair of British…

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19C British Oak Bookstand

19C British Oak Bookstand. Lovely provincial oak piece ! A bookstand or table easel made of oak…..probably British but could be French or Continental. Folding supports to the rear. Perfect for reading or simply putting your favorite book on display ! Made circa 1830. PROVINCIAL FURNITURE: ‘Provincial” furniture is the term used to describe pieces…

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Irish Watercolor of Village Scene by M MacLoughlin

Irish Watercolor of Village Scene by M MacLoughlin. Lovely little original watercolor by Irish Artist – M.MacLoughlin. Village scene with red door………………..hence we call it “THE RED DOOR”. Nicely framed and matted.   WATERCOLOR PAINTING: Watercolor (American English) or watercolor (Commonwealth and Ireland), also aquarelle (French loanword), a diminutive of the Latin for water, is…

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19C Swiss Ladies Silver Pocket Watch – Half Hunter – ‘EZ’ Makers Mark

19C Swiss Ladies Silver Pocket Watch. BEAUTIFUL Ladies Swiss made Pocket watch made from solid (sterling silver)…..0.935 standard………half Hunter Watch. Swiss marker…..fully marked…..markers mark “EZ”……Serial No: 59082……0.935 standard silver……3 bears. It has the same marks and serial number on the inside case. Pre-1888 ……………. in 1888 the Swiss passed an Act making it compulsory to…

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