Category Archives: French – Continental – European

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

Seguso Uovo Cosmico 3 Murano Egg

PRESENTING a GORGEOUS piece of mid-century/contemporary art glass sculpture, namely, a Seguso Uovo Cosmico 3 Murano Egg. From 1989 and purchased in Singapore directly from Vivarini Murano. The sculpture was made by the highly recognized master Livio Seguso and comes with all it’s original paperwork and COA. It is a clear glass and black glass…

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Important 19C Portois & Fix Viennese Cabinet

PRESENTING A STUNNING and IMPORTANT 19C Portois & Fix Viennese Cabinet. Made by the World Famous and Highly desirable maker ‘Portois & Fix’ in Vienna, Austria circa 1895. Pieces by Portois & Fix are very rare and highly, highly desirable due to their EXCEPTIONAL QUALITY and RARITY ! This is a solid walnut cabinet with…

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19C Eastern European Shepherds Coffer or Chest

PRESENTING a GORGEOUS piece of Eastern European Folk Art, namely, a 19C Eastern European Shepherds Coffer or Chest. From circa 1840 and most likely made in Croatia, Hungary, Ukraine or Serbia. These types of coffers or chests are QUITE RARE as not many has survived. They were constructed using wooden pegs and as a result…

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19C Pair of Bronzed Spelter Sculptures After Auguste Moreau

PRESENTING a LOVELY 19C Pair of Bronzed Spelter Sculptures After Auguste Moreau. Made circa 1890 in Paris, France. Foundry Mark Stamp for Fabrication Francais, Paris, Made in France. Polychromed finish and each sits on a red marble plinth. Each Signed “Aug Moreau”….. After Auguste Moreau, the famous French bronze sculptor. Evidence of age and authenticity…

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Empire Style Canterbury Side Table

PRESENTING A BEAUTIFUL Empire Style Canterbury Side Table. Made of flame mahogany, ebony and gilt and brass banding. The table has a frieze gallaried top edged in Grecian themed pierced brass molding. It has four supporting columns on each corner with ebony topped pillars and gilt accents. The mid-section of the table is again an…

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19C French Napoleon III Rare Ladies Make-up Table or Vanity

PRESENTING a GLORIOUSLY RARE 19C French Napoleon III Rare Ladies Make-up Table or Vanity. Not many of these EXCEPTIONAL Tables have survived and even fewer with the QUALITY of this one ! Made circa 1860 during the Reign of Emperor Napoleon III. Made of Ebony, with inlaid brass, ormolu mounts, light walnut inlay, abalone and…

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19C White Marble Statue of Diana

PRESENTING a LOVELY 19C White Marble Statue of Diana. A keepsake from the Grand Tour. From circa 1840. Probably Italian. Unmarked. It depicts the Goddess ‘Diana’ with a lamb or goat and arrow quiver on her back. Dressed in a toga. A CLASSICAL SCULPTURE !! Lovely natural patina. Diana (Classical Latin: [dɪˈaːna]) is a Roman goddess of the hunt, the Moon, and nature,…

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19C Marble of Venus Reclining

PRESENTING a beautiful 19th Century, Italian carved White Marble Statue of Venus reclining on a sofa. From circa 1840. This is a lovely table-top figurine, elegant neo-classicism ! Probably purchased on the ‘Grand Tour’. The statue is circa 13.25 inches wide, 4.5″ Deep and 7.5″ Tall and has gorgeous original patina to the marble. Venus (/ˈviːnəs/, Classical…

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19C French White Alabaster Bust of Lady in Bonnet

PRESENTING A BEAUTIFUL 19C French White Alabaster Bust of Lady in Bonnet. From circa 1880, this bust is gorgeous in it’s detail and subject matter. Made in probably, France it is a carved white alabaster bust of a beautiful young lady in her bodiced dress and wearing a bonnet secured by a bow to the…

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19C Napoleon III Ebony and Amboyna Jardiniere

PRESENTING A GORGEOUS ‘Period’ 19C Napoleon III Ebony and Amboyna Jardiniere or Plant Stand. From circa 1860 this Jardinere or Plant Stand is of the highest QUALITY. Made during the Reign of Napoleon III. It is made of ebony with ormolu mounts and bordering throughout. It has a STUNNING set of amboyna wood panels on…

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