Category Archives: French – Continental – European

European Furniture, Art and Collectibles, French, German, Austrian, Spanish etc

Pair of Biedermeier Style Burl Yewood & Bronze Mounted Pillars

PRESENTING A GORGEOUS Pair of Biedermeier Style Burl Yewood & Bronze Mounted Pillars. Probably 20th Century and possibly made by the high-end manufacturer, Theodore Alexander of NY and S. Carolina. Made of STUNNING burl yewood with a GLORIOUS patina. Each pillar or Jardiniere, has acanthus shaped cast bronze mounts beneath the top and at the…

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Pair of 19C Louis XVI Style Side Tables

PRESENTING a matching Pair of ABSOLUTELY GORGEOUS 19th Century Louis XVI Style Side Tables of very high quality. This pair of matching side tables or console tables are just STUNNING. Made in the late 19th Century circa 1880 and despite not having any makers marks are most definietely in the style of the top French…

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Egyptian Classical Revival Desk

PRESENTING a FABULOUS Egyptian Classical Revival Desk from the mid 20th Century. From circa 1970. This is what is known as an Egyptian made desk in the neo-classical revival style, complete with ormolu neo-classical figures and heads, marble columns, etc. The wood is walnut and it has fantastic detail to it to include boxwood stringing…

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Pair of Oriental Gump Fish Bowls on French Walnut Jardinieres

PRESENTING A STUNNING Pair of Oriental Fish Bowls made for Gumps of San Francisco on solid handcarved, floral, French Walnut Jardinieres. The fish bowls are probably mid 20th Century and are fully marked. Chinese export specifically for ‘Gumps’. Both Fish Bowls are matching with profuse floral, bird and fish decorations. The bowls are highly collectible…

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Franco Prussian War Oil on Board by G. Thorsbaek 1897

PRESENTING a HISTORICAL and UNIQUE depiction of a Battle during the Franco-Prussian War by G. Thorsbaek 1897. Signed and dated by the artist on the bottom right. This ORIGINAL oil on board is in it’s original frame and depicts Prussian Cavalry charging French Artillery positions during the France-Prussian War of 1870. Although painted some 27…

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19C Louis XVI Style Cabinet in the Manner of Grohe Freres

19C Louis XVI Style Cabinet in the Manner of Grohe Freres PRESENTING a GORGEOUS late 19th Century French Louis XVI STyle Cabinet in the Manner of Grohe Freres or Linke. From circa 1880. ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS Ormolu mounts. The detail and condition of the mounts are stunning. The side mounts have a neo-classical ladies head with…

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French Bergiere Chair by Theodore Alexander

French Bergiere Chair by Theodore Alexander PRESENTING an BEAUTIFUL 20th Century French Cane Backed Bergiere Chair by Theodore Alexander of NY. Firstly, in this industry there are 4 categories:- (1) Original period antiques, (2) “Fakes” which are made to deceive, (3) ‘Reproductions’ which are not intended to deceive but copies of original designs to make…

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The Tsar Desk Replica by Theodore Alexander

The Tsar Desk Replica by Theodore Alexander PRESENTING an ABSOLUTELY GORGEOUS 20th Century Replica of ‘The Tsar Desk’ from the Gianni Versace Collection by Theodore Alexander of NY. Firstly, in this industry there are 4 categories:- (1) Original period antiques, (2) “Fakes” which are made to deceive, (3) ‘Reproductions’ which are not intended to deceive…

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Monumental Still Life Oil on Canvas of Fruit by M. Picot

Monumental Still Life Oil on Canvas of Fruit by M. Picot. PRESENTING a GORGEOUS 20th Century ORIGINAL MONUMENTALLY LARGE oil on canvas by M. Picot. This is a BEAUTIFUL still life painting of fruit in classical style. Continental School. The scene depicts grapes on the vine, peaches, squash, plums, pineapples and flowers on draped or…

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Large Landscape Oil on Canvas Dutch School by Jack Lanze

Large Landscape Oil on Canvas Dutch School by Jack Lanze. PRESENTING a GORGEOUS 20th Century ORIGINAL LARGE oil on canvas by Jack Lanze. This is a BEAUTIFUL landscape painting in the style of the Dutch or French School. The pastoral scene or landscape is very Dutch or Belgian looking (very flat). The buildings with their…

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