This fabulous find is a wonderful example of Eastern European folk-art paint of the 1800's. Notice hand-painted panels encircled with a male and female figure next to a large central planter. The hand-painted faux wood background in brown was a traditional style of the era.
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.
Evocative birch Biedermeier secretary with 20 inner drawers surrounding a central cubbie,. A key is used as a "pull" for the 4 large drawers, Restored, this item is strong, stable and ready to be placed and enjoyed.
This rustic carpenters’ workbench reveals a dark patina after years of traditional use. Notice the dings, scrapes, gouges & even residual old paint that reflect how it was used. It has one vice with wood handle & a recessed tray where the carpenter would lay his tools.
A delightful original oil on canvas portrait of a lady in profile wearing a pink dress, coral jewelry and a flower embellishment in her hair. Painter unknown, first half of 19th century.
This oak secretary reflects the grace and class of Swedish styling in the early 1800's. The dramatic serpentine drawers and cabriolet feet add a romantic touch, accented by delicate floral carving along the front and lower skirt.
The delight one finds in this sideboard is due to the soft painted finish. Newer professionally painted with a mix of whites accented by aqua blue trim along delicate carving create a cheerful feel to this pine sideboard
This striking set of 10 dining chairs have a touch of drama thanks to the carved lower stretcher. The seats and backs are dark brown leather with brass nail head accents and appear to be relatively newer as they do not show much wear (some minor creasing).
The incredible carved detail is what grabs your attention in this pair of mounted black forest carvings, one a wild boar and the other a fox. Note the carved texture of the fur and traditional oak leaf encircling each.
This old table may have started life as a work table, likely on a farm in the French countryside. Notice the aged the wood, solid square legs, sturdy trestle base and wood pegs (instead of nails) that kept it strong and durable throughout its long and useful life.
This long sideboard shows off its French style in the panels and lovely details along the skirt and drawers. Carved details include flourishes along the drawers, door panels and cabriolet feet. The bleached finish gives it a fresh and welcoming look for today's modern home.
This handsome loveseat and pair of small scale club chairs are a great find for one searching for an authentic vintage leather set. The dark brown leather is accented with piping and contrasting fabric cushions. They sit low and compact.
Blending Spanish colonial craftsmanship and design, this table is made from the beautiful and hard narra wood from the Philippines. The table has a light open feel with the attractive turned legs and trestle base, accented with the sculpted/carved feet.
To find an original vintage leather sofa is a great find on its own, but to get the complete set with pair of club chairs included makes this a great find that does not come along often. The worn vintage leather has a trimmed rolled back and arms.
This pine sideboard offers great storage options with 6 drawers and 2 cabinet doors while only 17" deep. The white painted finish is newer, and has been lightly distressed to reveal the natural pine below. Restored, it is strong, stable and ready for use.
Great architectural lines define this open style bookcase. The raw, rather organic finish of the natural wood compliments the simple lines which make it an outstanding display cabinet as well. Two drawers create balance at the base
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.