Category Archives: French – Continental – European

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

Early 20C French Art Nouveau Style Brass Wall Bracket Shelf

Early 20C French Art Nouveau Style Brass Wall Bracket Shelf. Early 20th Century…….. Art Nouveau style …… Brass Wall Bracket Shelf. Beautiful brass casting with ladies face to the front and an ebonized shelf. Probably French. ART NOUVEAU: Art Nouveau (French pronunciation: [aʁ nuvo], Anglicised to /ˈɑːrt nuːˈvoʊ/; Austria. Sezession or Secessionsstil, Catalan Modernisme, Czech…

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Large Pair of Bronze Stags After Jules Moigneiz (1835 – 1894)

Large Pair of Bronze Stags After Jules Moigneiz. Imposing pair of Bronze Stags in the style of Jules Moigneiz….a well known French Bronze Sculptor. Jules Moigniez (28 May 1835 – 29 May 1894) was a French animalier sculptor who worked during the 19th century. His output was primarily cast in bronze and he frequently exhibited…

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19C French Louis XVI Style Vitrine

19C French Louis XVI Style Vitrine. LOVELY Louis XVI style glass and rosewood Vitrine or display case of neat proportions. Beautiful Ormolu mounts and trim. Single door with satinwood stringing, 3 display shelves and re-finished with a luxurious  burgundy velvet interior. Satinwood or kingwood stringing and marquetry inlay on the front and sides. On its original…

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Early 20C French Neo Classical Revival Style Partners Desk

Early 20C French Neo Classical Revival Style Partners Desk. Beautiful French Neo Classical Revival Style Partners Desk. Probable made in the early 20th Century circa 1920 in the Empire Style…… with Neo Classical influences.   The Empire style, French pronunciation: [ɑ̃.piːʁ],the second phase of Romanticism, is an early-nineteenth-century design movement in architecture, furniture, other decorative arts, and the…

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19C French Louis Philippe Yew Wood Secretaire with secret drawers – IMPORTANT

19C French Louis Philippe Yew Wood Secretaire. ABSOLUTELY GORGEOUS French Secretaire from circa 1845…….Louis Philippe period and style. Outer body made of yew wood…….beautiful redish yellow patina…..VERY RARE…..set in a parquetry fashion !!!! 2 Door paneled cabinet to the top. Central door drops to reveal a BREATHTAKING Secretaire desk with drawers, mirrored galleries and checkerboard parquetry…

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20C Dutch Baroque Style Brass 2 Tier 10 Branch Chandelier

20C Dutch Baroque Style Brass 2 Tier 10 Branch Chandelier. Really nice 2 Tier brass chandelier…….brass in really good condition. 10 Branches………..nice height……2 layers of branches. Early 20th Century…..circa 1925….in Dutch Baroque style. Fully re-wired. DUTCH BAROQUE: Dutch Baroque architecture is a variety of Baroque architecture that flourished in the Dutch Republic and its colonies…

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19C French Bedroom 3 Branch Chandelier Pendant – Quality Casting

19C French Bedroom 3 Branch Chandelier Pendant. GORGEOUS small 19th Century, French Brass Chandelier…..lovely quality casting…….3 Branches with Frosted Rose colored glass shades (original). Circa 1890……………… Louis XVI Style. LOUIS XVI: Louis XVI (French pronunciation: [lwi sɛːz]; 23 August 1754 – 21 January 1793), born Louis-Auguste, also known as Louis Capet was King of France from…

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19C Dutch Baroque 2 Tier 12 Branch Brass Chandelier

19C Dutch Baroque 2 Tier 12 Branch Brass Chandelier. STUNNING Dutch Baroque brass chandelier ……..12 branches in two tiers. Fully re-wired. From circa 1850. Double Eagle top with several sections and 12 branches on 2 tiers….6 on each tier. Mermaids on top level with fish on the mid section of each branch. Ending with a large…

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19C Dutch Brass with Blue and White Delft Pottery Chandelier

19C Dutch Brass with Blue and White Delft Pottery Chandelier. Gorgeous and VERY RARE French or Dutch Chandelier. Blue & White Delft pottery used in the body of the Chandelier with pure brass fittings. 19C Dutch Brass with Blue and White Delft Pottery Chandelier. DELFT: Delftware or Delft pottery, also known as Delft Blue[1] (Dutch: Delfts…

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19C French Louis XV Style Crystal Chandelier

19C French Louis XV Style Crystal Chandelier. Very nice small Chandelier……French Crystal with gilt metal mounts……………in the shape of an acorn. Fully re-wired. From circa 1880……………..Louis XV Style. LOUIS XV: Louis XV (15 February 1710 – 10 May 1774), known as Louis the Beloved (Louis le bien aimé), was a monarch of the House of…

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