With the leaves extended, the table measures 66.5" wide x 51.5" deep
A drop leaf table was a common element to Swedish country homes as it added flexible dining space but took up little storage. The fact that this one still maintains its original white (almost dove gray) paint that has softend with distress over time is a special find.
What an amazing find! At over 9 1/2 feet long, this old work table has tremendous appeal thanks to the original green painted base and the stretchers supported by iron rods which give it an industrial edge. The entire table has been restored and gently sanded.
It is the vibrant aqua blue color that draws attention to this fun old farm table from Sweden. Upon closer examination(refer to photos), you will see a base layer of blue, with areas painted over with green and where both layers are worn off the natural pine below.
There is something inviting about the aged pine and heavy legs of this old library table from Denmark. Notice the heavy wear along the drawers and mis-matched pulls revealing its constant use as it likely served as work table as well
This table features tapered legs. a deep apron with two drawers, and applied carving to the front.
Early 19th century pine tavern table from Denmark, with four baluster shaped legs and well worn stretchers. There are remnants of old amber colored paint that contrasts nicely with the dark pine construction.
Antique oak dining tble from Denmark circa 1840-1860, with two carved drawers and turned legs.
This item is part of our “unrestored” collection. Our antiques arrive from Europe in warehouse condition. Before shipping or leaving our store, they all go through our professional
Antique Danish oak draw leaf table, circa 1880, with leaves that pull out from each end and carved legs supported by an H shaped stretcher.
This fabulous, large dining table will make a grand statement due to its impressive size. The wonderfully executed green painted finish is complimented by the elaborate baskets of flowers and flourishes that adorn the top.
The white paint is all original on this old farm house table from Sweden. The many years of use are revealed in the wear and distress of the white paint, which adds to its true vintage appeal. The top was left natural pine, which has deepened to a darker patina.
Stunningly crafted round mahogany table with exquisitely carved Griffin base. The table does expand and will take leaves which could be custom made.
This tall and dramatic work table draws you in to reach out and touch it's thick unfinished hard wood top with rustic appeal. The ornate, vintage cast iron legs on castors add stability and give the piece an industrial slant, making this a great work table or kitchen island.
Antique work table with cast iron legs and a weathered hardwood top from Sweden, circa 1880.
This classic pair of demilune tables are made of dark mahogany rest upon turned legs.
While most of the original white paint has been scraped off, it is this very distressed feel that give this demilune table such a warm and comfortable "presence." Demi-lune tables were a traditional style element throughout the 1800's in Sweden.
Antique Swedish Pine Trestle Table, circa 1940.
Function, form and interior fashion combine in this narrow console table from China. The two small center doors open to reveal the interior storage area, while the two sliding doors (which flank the center) slide outward allowing you to store throughout the entire interior.
A very versatile piece, this early 19th century sideboard could easily function as a sofa table or buffet. The gloss lacquer finish enhances the dark yellow ocher paint and gives it incredible depth. The three drawers provide the storage needed for a dining room side table or buffet.
Antique Danish renaissance Revival table made of oak, circa 1880. The heavily carved apron is flanked by applied masks at each corner while the carved bulbous legs are connected by a molded stretcher. This could be used as a small dining table or as a gentleman or lady's desk.
Antique Danish Baroque oak table, circa 1860-1880
This unique counter height table was custom-made using reclaimed maple boxcar flooring creating instant visual intrigue, those passing by will reach out to touch it. The distressed wood is a result of years of moving cargo through the train’s boxcars.
Large, freestanding five-drawer mahogany desk with elaborate marquetry inlay a
Beautiful English campaign style Desk with brass drawer pulls, brass casters and threaded legs that unscrew from the top. Constructed of elm, a mahogany colored finish has been applied to the wood.
This lovely and elegant French antique bureau plat or writing table has a variety of veneers with 3 working drawers. The decorative brass ormalu and hardware is all original and create the "look" that made these French desks famous for their fashion around the world.
This Italian writing desk circa 1880 is covered with incredible inlays of exotic woods, producing a wonderful presence. The 5 working drawers on the front of the desk are repeated in an outline of decorative inlays on the back of the desk.
Simple and elegant, this Swedish drop leaf table is made from a rich yellow birch that glows with depth and character. Of special note are the stylized paw feet and the flame birch sides and book matched top, a more expensive addition at the time.
One can imagine sitting outside a cafe sipping Swedish coffee at this delightful bistro table. The reproduction cast iron base is accented with a wood top made from old, reclaimed wood which has been left natural, as we found it in Europe.
It is the white painted finish and gently curved legs of this attractive side table that are indicative of its Swedish origin. The simple yet endearing style is made even more functional with the single drawer with wooden pull.