Iron lock box with great "presence" due to the faded painted borders, heavy iron handles & decorative medallion that hides the key hole. Key used to release the interior locking function. The faux wood interior is painted on metal.
Lock box with heavy round iron handles. Top has two side medallions that turn to allow the center to open and reveal the key hole. A large key (included) is used to release the interior locking function.
The interior is painted green.
Original oil on canvas still life with birds. Signed and dated P. Klitz 1918.
Artist: Peter Klitz (b. Assens 1874, d. 1955)
Original oil on canvas small painting of goat grazing in open field, signed. Johannes August Fischer was a Danish landscape painter, brother of the famous Paul Fischer. In 1874 he made his painting debut at Charlottenborg, where he exhibited through 1922.
Rich birch wood & stately lines define this handsome Biedermeier drop front secretary. Multiple interior drawers & hidden storage areas are accented by the internal and external turned columns. Open depth: 38" Floor to Desk Height: 29.5"
Original oil on board painting of still life with three fish. Aged condition includes craquelure, small bubbles, nicks/scratches, etc.
Board is solid, in tact.
At 6.5" long, this gustavian desk makes an impression in both style and function. Four drawers flank the central longer drawer which has two brass pulls in addition to lock. Restored, later professionally painted in shades of black.
Rococo large pine chest of drawers features a serpentine front, brass hardware pulls raised on lovely cabriolet feet. The newer, professionally layered white painted finish is gently scraped and distressed, revealing the natural wood below.
The exceptional original faux wood painted finish on this stately armoire dates back to the late 1700's into early 1800's. Note the warm colors, texture & patina of this wonderful, all original find. Hand carved knobs & hooks inside. Restored.
There is something visually mesmerizing about an old apothecary and this unique Chinese cabinet is no exception. The old brown painted finish has slight red undertones and is accentuated by a hand buffed finish, leaving a warm organic feel.
This large model boat was crafted in Denmark in the 1900's. At just over 6' long, the large size makes it a unique decorative statement piece. Note it is hand-hewn and carved out of one large log.
At 7.5' long, the large size of this model boat makes it a unique decorative statement piece. Note the hand-hewn elements, sections screwed together, pencil grafting, etc that all combine to create the intriguing appeal of this unusual find.
Delightful white painted pine bookcase with dentil molding along crown and simple carved details along vertical sides of doors. Restored, later professionally painted in layered shades of white and lightly distressed to fit the age and grace of this bookcase.
Restored, later custom black painted finish which is lightly distressed to fit the age and grace of this lovely writing table. The three drawers open using included key. Floor to skirt measurement: 23.5"
Tall pine secretary or "bureau". .Standing 4.5' tall, this secretary has the appearance of a highboy chest of drawers and serves well for storage with 3 large lower drawers and a slender top drawer for smaller, personal items. Restored & waxed.
The black lacquered polished finish on this antique Chinese cabinet provides a modern look allowing this to serve well in a contemporary setting. This free standing cabinet will be a stylish statement piece for a central entryway or even serve as a kitchen island.
Impressive details include carved molding & Greek key pattern along crown, carved inset columns at side & fluted carving along base. Restored, later painted in layered shades of muted red with white undertones to fit the age & grace of cabinet.
This magnificent sideboard/console makes an impressive visual statement due to its substantial size (10.5' long) and the truly remarkable red color with trim accents. Nine paneled drawers provide stylish balance and practical storage.
This delightful pine apothecary originally served as a shop counter or storage cabinet. Counters similar to this were used throughout shops in European and are a great way to incorporate old world charm and craftsmanship into a modern home.
Pair, mid-century modern black leather arm chairs with tufted back and seat, three buttons in place on each. Clean modern design with hardwood frame, these chairs sit low and comfortable.
Seat Height 16.5"
Pair, Gustavian style small pine chest of drawers with fluted canted sides and fluted tapered feet perfect to use as nightstands or small side tables. The newer, professionally applied white layered painted finish is lightly distressed.
Small pine chest of three drawers with bow front resting on turned feet. Restored, later professionally painted in layered shades of blue, white and gray, all lightly distressed to fit the age and grace of this lovely chest.
This rococo oak chest of drawers features a serpentine front, brass hardware pulls and an exceptional (newer) white painted finish with contrasting black painted top. Curves accentuate the skirt and front cabriolet legs. Restored.
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"
Large pine chest of five drawers with decorative fluted carving along top narrow drawer. The newer, professionally applied soft blue painted layered finish adds a touch of grace that fits the age of this large chest.
Round pine pedestal table with carved skirt, turned pedestal base & decoratively carved tripod legs which were a traditional style in Sweden. Restored, new painted black finish lightly distressed to fit the age and grace of this lovely table.
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"
Pair, Swedish gustavian side tables with fluted skirt and single drawer resting on graceful fluted turned legs. Restored, later professionally painted in layered shades to fit the age and grace of this lovely set of side tables.
Pine Swedish writing table on carved cabriolet legs with three drawers that compose the stylish serpentine front. The drawers all function and open with one included key to use for the old locks. Central drawer interior is divided in half.
Swedish country original painted pine side table with traditional tapered legs and single drawer. The original paint has been worn down to the warm pine patina below. Restored, strong stable and ready for use.
Small Swedish country pine cabinet standing on tapered legs; may serve also as a nightstand or side table. The newer professionally applied and layered gray painted finish is gently distressed to fit the age of this charming nightstand.
Pair, Gustavian pine side tables with slender tapered legs. Restored, later professionally painted in layered shades of white and gray, lightly distressed to fit the age and grace of this pair. Top is painted in contrasting mottled shades of soft blue/grays.
Gustavian pine chest of drawers with fluted canted sides and tapered feet, additional decorative Greek key or "meander" carving along the top. This lovely pair has been given new life with a professionally applied black painted finish.
A pair of small Swedish pine chest of three drawers with clean tapered lines. The newer, professionally applied black painted finish is perfectly distressed to fit the age and grace of this refined pair of nightstands.
This old pine farm table is loaded with aged patina and warmth that come from generations of use. The strong "X" stretcher base has been professionally painted white, creating a fresh contrast to the natural pine top.