This exceptional gustavian bench is a special find. Note the original pale green painted finish, scraped revealing a warm aged patina. The finials, feet, & decorative carved details of the back (originally painted a dark gray or warm brown) are all original.
Swedish stools or tabourets with graceful saber legs and turned hand rests. Restored, later professionally painted in layered shades of white and lightly distressed to fit the age and grace of this lovely pair.
Seat height: 17.5"
This lovely pair of Swedish stools or tabourets have graceful saber legs and decorative carved skirt which add an elegant touch while the turned hand rests provide stability as well as balanced beauty to the pair. Seat height: 17.5"
This exceptional Swedish gustavian sofa or settee has exquisitely carved details along back and skirt with spindle back and sides, all raised on six turned feet. Linen seat, back & two bolster pillows are included. Seat Height: 20"
This lovely bench is a wonderful example of Swedish Gustavian craftsmanship; carving, turned finials & tapered legs add to the timeless appeal & style. The newly applied dove gray painted finish is gently distressed adding to the aged grace of the bench.
The enduring beauty of Swedish styling is timeless in this lovely settee. Note the lovely carved details include swags and tapered feet of the base while the white painted finish adds to its charm as well.
Painted white with gold accents, this antique Gustavian bench has a removeable cushion seat and open back. Architectural elements such as turned spindles create the sides and carved panels along the front add to the visual intrigue of this captivating bench.
This beautiful rococo sofa is a special find, reflecting graceful country living in Sweden during the early 1800's. Note the soft, dove gray paint gently distressed over generations of use. The delicate carving & cabriolet feet add a romantic touch to this deep seated bench.
The gentle curves seen throughout this settee bench are reflective of Sweden's love of Rococo styling. Curved backs, cabriolet legs, wavy stretcher and carved details all combine for a romantic look to this chair back settee.
This delightful bench is a rare find due to it's unique small size and elaborate original hand-painted finish with colorful flowers and flourishes throughout. Seat Height: 17.75"
Seat Depth: 18"
Original hand painted folk art pine bench displays exceptional traditional faux wood background and colorful floral displays. Note the carved birds & spindles that add a touch of whimsy to the back. Dated 1933 on front center. Seat Height 22"
Original hand painted folk art pine bench with simple floral/vine folk art embellishments along the front & back; dated 1951. Unique to this bench is the narrow depth at only 13". The hinged bench seat opens to reveal interior storage.
Traditional Eastern European folk art painting with blue background and red and green florals are see in this hand painted bench with divided storage at over 8' long . Restored, strong and stable. Can sit on bench; ready for use. Waxed finish.
Original hand painted folk art pine bench displays traditional brown faux wood background & colorful floral displays within painted panels. Hinged bench seat opens to reveal interior storage. Restored, cleaned and waxed. Seat Height: 20.5"
Traditional Eastern European folk art painting with blue background and red, green and yellow florals decorate this hand painted bench with storage at almost 10' long .
Two bench seats open to reveal interior storage.
Original hand painted folk art pine bench displays traditional brown faux wood background and colorful floral motif along back. Hinged bench seat opens to reveal interior divided storage.
Seat Height: 19.5"
Original hand painted folk art pine bench displays traditional brown faux wood background & colorful floral motif. Back has 3 decorative spindles, slightly curved armrests & hinged bench seat revealing interior storage. Restored/waxed.
This bench is a fun find due to its unique smaller scale at just over 4.5' long, perfect for a small mud room, entryway or hallway. Original hand painted details include red flowers and date of 1883. Restored and waxed, this bench is solid, level, ready to sit on and be used.
This delightful bench still maintains its original blue paint with a whimsical array of flowers and flourishes in the traditional folk art style of the era. The exuberant painting style from turn of the century Romania till brings joy today.
This delightful long narrow trunk came from the Swedish countryside. The pine has grown warmer with a deep patina that comes only from the passage of years and use. May serve as a narrow bench, working perfectly at the end of a bed, entryway or mudroom.
This delightful bench is a special find due to the unique small size. It was originally designed as a spare bed for a child; notice how the seat lifts off to reveal storage space inside. Restored and waxed.
Rustic 10' long oak Swedish country bench loaded with aged character and soft weathered patina. Restored, sanded strong and stable. Ready to be used and enjoyed.
This Swedish stool or tabouret has curved cabriolet legs with ball and claw feet and carving along the intricate skirt. Later professionally painted in layered shades of gray lightly distressed to fit the age and grace of this lovely stool.
Pair, Swedish tabourets with cabriolet legs & scallop skirt. Later professionally painted in layered shades of gray with plum and white undertones, all lightly distressed to fit the age and grace of this elegant pair of stools.
This lovely pair of Swedish stools or tabourets have graceful curved, splayed legs which add an elegant touch to the pair. The turned hand rests provide stability as well as balanced beauty. The aged patina of the later paint adds to their charm.
Pair, mid-century modern leather stools with hardwood frame. Note the contrasting leather stitching that adds to the retro look of the leather seats. Sold in vintage condition; seats may benefit from leather conditioner.
Handsome mahogany high back sofa and carved decorative accents. The dramatic high back is upholstered in dark brown vintage leather. Classic tufted style with deep padding and self covered buttons with nail head trim.
The vintage leather of this old gym mat is loaded with character and patina and rests on a wood base, creating an oversized ottoman or coffee table for today's modern home.
Antique birch bench sofa in the classic Karl Johan style with upholstered seat and beautifully curved sides and applied carving on the back and arms. The stunning birch comes alive in this elegant sofa from Sweden.
This stunning mahogany sofa still maintains the beautiful, hand-carved floral inlay that sets it apart from other antique settees. The carved floral and leaf motifs are delicate, adding a romantic touch to this elegant sofa, while the accent at the feet add a dramatic flair.
This handsome, original antique sofa almost has an architectural feel to it due to the strong, heavy lines and vertical grain of the dark mahogany wood. There is simple, elegant black trim along the sides and decorative element in the front/center that add a classic touch to this settee as well.
The Biedermeier period was famous for the creation of dramatic sofas, such as this original settee seen here. The large, arched back is complimented by the impressive arms, which visually seem to spiral outward from the carved, floral medallion into the applied carving of leaves.
Stately and substancial, this birch sofa originated from northern Germany or Denmark when the Biedermeier period dominated the interior design fashion of the era, and remains a classic style today. This sofa boasts large, scrolled arms which create the dramatic sides of the bench.
Enhanced with flame birch veneers that make the wood come alive, this Swedish sofa features fine inlay, arms exceptionally carved creating a ram's head cornucopia, and removeable baluster pillow cushion.
The curvaceous lines of this antique chais lounge sofa create both a dramatic and romantic air. Notice the stunning mahogany, accented with simple carved elements. The fabric seating is easy to re-upholster with a more contemporary fabric.