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A late Georgian portrait of a Gentleman
Stock #: 24078
A well executed late Georgian portrait of a Gentleman. In good condition and having a label to the rear reading ' The renovation of this picture was executed by F.J.Harris & Son 13 &14 Green Street Bath who will be pleased to give personal advice free on all works of art' Dated Aug 56. There is no indication of the subjects title and the painting is unsigned however the owners must have regarded it well to have had it renovated (what work was done is impossible to see and there appears to be no sign of work done}. The canvas is of LONDON origin. The subject is wearing a short grey wig and his dress is of the easrly 1800's.
The frame is original with small bits of damage (bottom lhs) comensurate with the paintings age the gilding being generally intact although aged.
85 max high by 71.5 max wide the canvas being 63 h and 49.5 w
An antique prayer rug
Stock #: 24076
An antique Caucasian prayer rug. Perfect for a country house hall or landing. Worn but with good colours and hand woven patterns. Some old repairs and minute holes which cannot be seen when the rug is laid down. Old dealers number on underside.
143 cm long and 100 cm max wide
A telescope by Cary London
Stock #: 24074
A very well made and powerful terrestrial telescope made by the well regarded maker Cary of London. Probably made in the early 1800's at 181 The Strand. Signed on the single draw. Excellent lenses and focusses well with an excellent image. Leather covered barrel with brass sun shade covering the objective lens
The beech legged stand is later but the telescope is fitted to it well with a bronze attachment. It rotates well on its adjustable brass mount and moves vertically when observing the night sky.
88.5 cm long and the objective about 7 cm in diameter max
Stands 91.5 cm tall to the horizontal top of the scope.
A Victorian tall kitchen stool
Stock #: 24079
A Victorian tall stool ideal for a kitchen. Elm seat with beech legs and turned stretchers. Very solid and well made with pegged joints. The seat has a couple of timber slivers missing but this only serves to show its assage throught time.
31 cm max diameter and 62.5 cm tall (spread of feet 38 cm)
A 19thC oil of a Gentleman
Stock #: 24075
A 19thC oil on canvas portrait of a distinguished gentleman. Unframed and with repairs, patches and overpainted scratches nevertheless a good decorative painting. Ther face is well executed and expressive.
64 cm wide 74.5 cm high.
A 19thC elm stool
Stock #: 24071
A 19th Century elm stool of an absolutely lovely colour and patina. Circular top and turned legs with a cross strecher.
Extremely solid and the prefect kitchen table height. Old marks and light paint spots plus evidence of being used as a saw horse ! ....these just refect its passage through time. A nice useable piece overall.
Seat diameter 29 cm height 54.5 cm
A 19thC French wall mirror
Stock #: 6164
A 19thC French wall mirror in original condition. Original paint and original mirror plate. Pine frame with applied molding painted in French blue and cream with some rust showing through, The mirror plate with some age spotting arround the perimeter and another centre top. Original panelled back. (would also hang portrait)
84.5 cm wide by 73.5 cm high
An oil on canvas portrait
Stock #: 24073
An oil on canvas portrait signed and dated 1906. The artist H Bogaert probably Belgian was obviously very good and the painting is very well executed particularly the eyes. The subject apprears to be very unhappy with his hairdresser ! He must be a person of note who thought it fitting to have sat for a portrait or perhaps his spouse or family insisted upon it. The painting draws comment from whoever sees it and it is certainly a talking piece because of his expression.
49.5 cm high 40 wide and about 2.5 cm deep.
A 19thC French farmhouse table
Stock #: 24053
A 19thC French farmhouse table in oak and elm. Faded four plank top with an old repair to one end. (photos on request) End drawer with iron pull. Tapered legs which have been tipped and colour blended in. Peg jointed and of typical French construction.A decent height and it would make a good 8 seat kitchen table.
196 cm long 82 cm deep and 75 cm high with a knee height of 59 cm
A 19thC gilded hall mirror
Stock #: 24070
An early 19thC gilded circular hall mirror. Original bevel edged flat glass plate. The whole in untouched by nothing but time.Original gilt frame with outer bead decoration all intact. Gadroon molded produding outer surface again intact with the gilding naturally worn back in places. Excellent mirror plate with complete surround molding. The ball decoration has deteriorated over time with some gesso and gilt losses which is a natural occurence with these mirrors. The whole mirror is untouched and unrestored as it has so much charm as it is.Original wood back and wall hanging wire.
46 cm diameter and about 6 cm deep
An English upholstered armchair
Stock #: 6163
A 19thC English armchair upholstered in camel coloured leavy linen. Good mahogany frame with turned front legs having its original brass and porcelain castors. Numbered back leg |(see pics). Ready for immediate use.
Overall width 78cm
Width of seat 58cm
Height of seat 37cm
Overall depth 91 cm
Depth of seat 51cm
Height of the back from the floor 88cm
A camphorwood campaign trunk
Stock #: 24069
A 19thC camphorwood campaign trunk. A very nice faded colour with excellent grain to the timber.Original brass cappings and banding. Original lid cartouche lock escutcheon and flush military brass lid lifting handle. Original iron side carrying handles. Iron lock,brass folding lid stay and brass hinges. Good clean condition with obvious minor blemishes from steamship loading and up country travel.
Brilliant size for a coffee table or tv stand.
94 cm wide 45 cm deep and 44.5 cm high.
A late 19thC French painted cupboard
Stock #: 6161
A floor standing painted Fench cupboard . Oak with a shelved interior and loocking door. Drawer above with iron pull. Shaped cabriole front legs.A good practical and useful piece of furniture.
Width of top 70 cm
Depth of top 44 cm
Height 92 cm
Width of body 65.5 cm
Depth of body 42 cm
A Victorian hall bench
Stock #: 24062
A Victorian hall bench. With a simple rustic look made from pitch pine. Sturdy, wax polished and treated. Great size for a hall or kitchen. 117 cm wide and 84 cm high max depth 35 cm overall. Seat 41.5 from the ground and is 27.5 cm deep.
A steamer trunk coffee table
Stock #: 24056
A Victorian steamer trunk perfect size as a coffee table or childs toy trunk.
90 cm wide 61 deep and 50 cm high.
Well made for a trip to India the trunk has a wood carcass and is canvas covered with substantial iron banding and has brass capped corners. large studs to the top and fromt. Iron lock (no key). Original lined interior. Heavy iron side carrying handles. Initials K W top and sides. The lid inscribed 'Mrs Kilby'. Old shipping labels Southampton to Calcutta.
A military campaign writing slope
Stock #: 24050
A very nice compact military campaign writing slope from the late Georgian period. Good timber grain,colour and patina with undamaged brass banding. An unwritten brass cartouche to the lid. Working lock and key. Flush brass military lifting handles to the sides. The interior qwith a repacement baize writing surface. Glass and brass lidded ink and a lidded wax compartment on the opposing side. Ebony pen tray. The side drawer secured by an interior retractable locking pin. Good looking useable and attractive.
30.3 cm wide 24.6 deep and 14.6 cm high.
50 cm long when open
An antique Caucasian prayer rug
Stock #: 6159
An antique Caucasian prayer rug 192 cm by 130 cm. Particularly nice colours and pattern. Perfect for a country house. The ends of the rug are 'nibbled' but apart from that it is in good used condition for its age (Circa 1900).
Size 192 x 130 cm
An untouched Geographia 6'' globe
Stock #: 24047
An untouched Geographia 6'' terrestrial globe. Uncleaned and just showing its natural age. Completely original and with very little wear, just a few useage scuffs. In my opinion a lovely colour and in a condition that is extremely hard to find.
Dating to about 1924 as it shows Constantinople and Leningrad.
Quite an outstanding example.
Overall 32 cm in height
Width including brass meridian 16cm
Globe diameter 6'' (15.2 cm)
Diameter of the base 11.5 cm
An 18thC oak and elm tilt top table
Stock #: 24041
An 18thC small diameter tilt top tripod table. This has a great patina and colour and epitomizes the description 'country made'. The elm colum has warped making the table in some positions look like the leaning tower of Piza ! It can be positioned to look almost correct with a level top as per the photograph. It is stable. The tilt mechanism works perfectly and the iron catch is original. It needs to be in a heavily beamed ancient property where it will come to life.
Diameter 48cm Height with the top level 67 cm.
A Mangs world globe
Stock #: 24035
A 33cm Mangs terrestrial globe ( Neuer Erd globus Prof D.F Stricker Stuttgart). This German globe dates from prior to 1914 as it shows Petrograd and no Panama canal however it may be ealier as it appears the Suez canal is not marked. In good condition generally rotating freely with its original brass fittings. Turned base with bun feet and inset compass. Good detail and colour.
62 cm tall and 33 cm diameter the base being 24 cm in diameter.
A pair of French hall chairs
Stock #: 24022
A pair of early 19thc French hall chairs. Circa Napoleon period. Good mahogany frames with arched backs and turned front legs. Original velvet covering to the uppers parts front and back with brass stud decoration. The seats have been covered in hessian and could be used as such or alternatively could be re upholstered.
Width of seat 51 cm
Height of back 87 cm max
Overall depth 52 cm
Height of the seats from the ground 49cm
A watchmakers tall bank of drawers
Stock #: 24029
A tall flight of nine drawers. Made by of for a watchmaker to store parts in during the Victorian era. Constructed of pine with seven brass and two iron drawer pulls.
33.5 cm wide 24 cm deep and 79 cm high
A good French travelling trunk
Stock #: 24028
A good french travelling trunk in the LV style. Black canvas with beech battons and pinned leather edging and corner protection. Brass spiung locks with working key. Central lid clasp. Leather side carrying handles. Brass cappings and stud decoration. Owners card cartouche to the lid and prior owners name. Good allround with its original lining and inner tray.
72 cm wide 46 deepa dn 35 cm high.
A 19thC nine drawer twin pedestal desk
Stock #: 24024
A 19thC nine drawer twin pedestal writing desk. Well made with walnut veneers which have taken on a good colour and patina. The drawers are dovetail jointed and have good quality linings and drawer runners. The turned wooden pulls have been replaced in the past by brass ring pulls which suit the desk well. The original red faux leather insert to the top has faded and worn to a real leather look. Both of the pedestals have four casters to the underside. There have been some old repairs to the veneers but these are limited to the lower inner skirt and kneehole where boot scuffs had occurred and are not noticeable. As the desk is made in three sections (top and two pedestals) it can be located in difficult to access rooms such as a top attic office for example.
107 cm wide 67 cm deep and 77 cm high
Knee hole is 61.5 high.
An antique French jewel box
Stock #: 24031
An antique French jewel box. A shadow of its former self which must have been magnificent. It is never the less a still a very attractive box with almost all its stud decoration intact. Traces of fine needlework and the use of gold/silver thread. Clean interior with working lock and key. The box carries fleur de lis motifs on the top sides (in brass) and to the interior. The fleur de lis was a motif of French royalty. Extremely decorative and still functional. Initials C P to the interior.
33 cm wide 23 cm deep and 21 cm max high.
A pair of large cast iron urns
Stock #: 24025
A pair of cast iron urns in the classical style. Probably turn of the century but possibly earlier. Sadly lacking their ornate handles and some applied swags but never the less decorative and practical for the garden. No cracks to the cast iron but rusted interiors in line with their age.
44 cm diameter at the top and 61 cm tall.
An American Heywood wicker chair
Stock #: 24021
An American Heywood wicker chair with a good cane seat. Circa 1900 this chair is extremely decorative but has losses to the decorative attachments and leg bindings however it is intact and ideal for use in a bathroom or for display in a conservatory. It is not suitable for seating without restoration. There is no woodworm. Makers label to the underside 'Heywood Bros Gardner Mass'
Max height 82 cm
Max width 68 cm
Overall depth 70
Seat width between the arms 41 cm and depth 45 cm
A near pair of 19thC upholstered armchairs
Stock #: 24020
A near pair of 19thC upholstered armchairs. A very close match one being very slightly larger than the other and marginally different carving to the scoll decoration at the arm termination. The silkette fabric is over sixty years old and is in good condition. The chairs coluld be of Irish origin given their unique shape which is very elegant and imposing. The cabriole mahogany legs are similar as are the exposed wood serpentine seat fronts. The rear legs are the same but the castors are brass on porcelain in each case. The chairs were undoubtedly made by the same maker. They are sturdy and both are in fine condition.
Both are 90 cm high.
Overall widths are 69 and 73
Both approx 79 in overall depth
Seat widths between the arms are 55 and 58 cm
A French oil on canvas study of a female
Stock #: 24011
An unframed oil on canvas by A. Larrazet dated 28 (1928 ?). Painted by a good hand catching the features well and creating a sympathetic yet decorative picture. The fabric draped over the chair is almost impressionist in style. Some repairs to the rear of the canvas but overall in good condition.
73 cm high by 60 wide.
A Regency penwork box
Stock #: 24008
A Regency period penwork box with profuse floral brass feet. Decorated with flower and vine with penwork on all sides which is worn through age and use but overall the whole is extremely attactive. Original feet and fruit and shell brass side rings.Ebony lock escutcheon with original brass lock WITH KEY. Silvered hinges. The interior now void was probably fitted as a workbox or for playing cards now lends itself for use as a jewellery box.
29.2 cm wide overall
21.5 cm deep
Stands 12 cm high
A circa 1920 wrought iron adjustable floor lamp
Stock #: 6150
A wrought iron 1920's adjustable floor lamp. Height adjustable telescopic column and adjustable shade angle. Delicate yet very stable design with scrolled top section and feet. Perfect next to an easy chair for reading,next to a desk or simply as a standard lamp.
Max height 154 reducing to 117 cm
Spread of feet 40 cm
A circa 1917 trestle table
Stock #: 24002
An original trestle table circa 1917 (stamped). The three plank tihck pine top has a lime wax fimish and is correctly bolted through in two places. It is notched to locate upon the hand forged trestle bases and has iron corner bracket stamped 'Sam Parkes & Co Willenhall' (This maker was established in 1838) These barackets are indistinctly stamped 1902 ? The top also bears a stamp and is dated 1917. The design of these tables allows them to be located in rooms with difficult access. This one is stron stable and solid and will seat six easily with good leg room.
184 cm long 76 deep and 76 cm high.
A French marble topped occasional table
Stock #: 23084
A French marble topped occasional table with a telescopic action. The marble topp is surrounded by a decorative brass gallery . It may be adjusted from below and lifted to a greater height if desired (for display of a bust, vase, or perhaps a plant). The telescopic action is locked by a brass collar and screw which is atop the fluted rosewood column. The column itself is mounted on a quatrafoil base which has brass feet. The whole is extremely smart well proportioned and stable. There are some old repairs to the veneer on the base.
The table stands 72 cm high which can extend to 97 cm approx.
The top is 38 cm in diameter.
An antique sycamore dairy bowl
Stock #: 23086
An antique sycamore dairy bowl of a good size being 16.25 inches in diameter. Probably dating from the late 18th to early 19thC this bowl is solid but bears the scars of much usage. Turning marks can be seen on the exterior from the makers chisel who has also incised rin decoration to the outside and rim. The interior of the bowl has ring marks and blemishes but is solid and the whole has a good patina. There is no evidence of repairs it has just been well used. It needs a good farmhouse table to sit on to come alive once more.
41.2 cm in diameter
12 cm high.
A Victorian campaign folding music reading stand
Stock #: 23081
A Victorian campaign folding music reading stand. Carefully made from a fruitwood to function well for its purpose and then to fold down to a pocket size unit. When folded down it clips together and retains in that form precisely. There are some old repairs to the central hinge but this does not impair its function at all.
Folded out it measures 47,5 cm wide 24 cm high and about 15 cm deep with the support out.
It folds down to a unit 23,5 long by 4 by 3,5 cm
A Northern Indian 19thC marriage box
Stock #: 23080
A 19thC Northern Indian marriage box Made from camphor wood and over painted with figures in the Mughal style.. Delightfully decorative mythical figures and primitive floral patterns. Typical Geo III swan neck handle to the lid. Void interior which was previously fitted. Possibly a dowry box.
34 cm wide 17.5 deep and 10 cm high.
A Georgian painted elm trunk
Stock #: 23077
A late Georgian painted elm trunk in untouched condition. The paint has deteriorated in places to reveal the grain of the elm timber. Original iron lock and brass escutcheon. Orginal iron side carrying handles. All original edge mouldings are present. Good useable condition..............ideal size for a coffee table.
96 cm wide 46 cm deep and 39.5 cm high
A French travelling trunk
Stock #: 23068
An LV style French travelling trunk from the mid to alte 19thC. Canvas and stud decorated with beech batons on front top and back. Quality brass lock with working key (double lock). Fine brass clasps. Side lifting handles one of which has been replaced. Brass quadrant lid stay to the interior. Original lining to the inside. Unusual high quality brass roller castors to the underside. Old red wax seals around the lock. Owners leather card retainer to the lid. Scuffs and imperfections from usage but generally good.
76 cm wide 40 cm deep and 44 cm high.
A 19thC French buffet cupboard
Stock #: 16160
A 19thC French painted pine buffet cupboard. Two drawers with original turned pulls. A double cupboard below which has a single interior shelf. Iron lock (no key). Stile feet and panelled sides.
A great compact size being 85 cm wide 42 deep and 82 cm high. (78 cm wide at base)
A French oval campaign table
Stock #: 23062
A 19thC French Oval topped campaign table. The top detachable from the folding oak base. The top is of sycamore with and oak retaining band around the edge. The base is of X frame design and folds. The base pivot points are held together by original steel removeable pins. The underside of the base has fixed oak batons slotted to accommodate the base upright stiles.The base has peg and tenon joints. The top is polished and waxed it has some eating cut marks in four dining places.
A very useful height for low seated eating or between two easy chairs in a bay window.
120 cm wide max
90 cm deep approx
67 cm high
A Geo III elm Chippendale open arm chair
Stock #: 23054
A George III period open arm chair. Country made in elm which has taken on a very nice patina and colour. Wide cresting rail and a pierced back splat . Drop in seat which has been recovered in damask. Strong and suitable as a good office or desk chair.
A good survivor from the 18th century.
59 cm wide
100 cm high
55 cm deep
Height of seat 45 cm
Width of the seat at the front 58 cm
A French rustic lamp table
Stock #: 23055
An early 19thC French oak lamp table. Country made in a rustic form with some remnants of old paint. Single drawer with an original iron lock. (Key not functioning). Tapered legs with peg feet.
Two plank top.
66.5 cm wide
50 cm deep
60 cm high.
A French six drawer machinists chest
Stock #: 23050
A French six drawer machinists chest. Original painted pine with panneled sides and back. Good industrial look and a practical piece. Long drawers with iron cup handles. With a finished back the chest can stand away from a wall if desired (shop use ?)
Width 82 cm
Height 77 cm
Depth 50 cm
A 19thC French or Italian pier mirror
Stock #: 22112
A 19thC French or Italian pier mirror. Lovely distressed original mirror plate giving a grey reflection. Blue painted wooden boarder having a gilded grest surmount. original wood back.
Height 105 cm
Width 42.5 cm
Mirror plate 75 cm high by 29 cm wide.
A pair of 19thC iron gates
Stock #: 16146
A pair of iron gates from the 19th century. Blacksmith made,sturdy and functional. Flaked paint and rusty finish as we like to find them. Good hinge sockets latch and ground bolt.
2.4 m wide exactly between hinge socket centres.
1.12 m high approx.
height between hinges vertically 78 cm
A 19thC folding campaign mirror
Stock #: 23037
A 19thC mahogany folding campaign mirror. Folds out to reveal an oval framed original glass with a boxwood and ebony strung surrorund. Brass hinges and catch. Folds completely flat. The original mirror glass with some age spotting but insufficient to hinder its useage.
17 cm wide 25.5 cm high and 1.5 cm deep when closed.
A large religious old master painting oil on canvas
Stock #: 23028
A damaged and distressed oil on canvas later laid on board. Despite this this is a very decorative and interesting painting in a good frame. It is after John Singleton Copley and anglo american artist who painted this subject in 1780. Perfect for a large property as a decorative hanging. There are slits and surface damage with some overpainting nevertheless this painting still remains full of character.
107 wide by 87 high and 5 cm deep.
A toleware tea canister table lamp
Stock #: 23023
A late 19th or early 20thC toleware tea canister table lamp. Lovely patina and colour. A painted crest to the front and black line Greek key pattern decoration around the top and bottom. The shade is brand new.
This is a large table lamp and suitable for a big room.
Total height including shade 90 cm
Diameter of the base of the shade 45 cm
Height to the shade fixing and switch 60 cm
Diameter of the canister base 25.5 cm
Height from the base to the top of the tin lid 49 cm
A pair of Victorian garden urns
Stock #: 23021
A pair of large garden urns on plinths suitable for a fine terrace. These are hand cast in either coade stone or buff terracotta. They have many layers of old paint which is weathered faded cracked and chipped. Paint colour is faded French grey. They are in three sections being rectangular base,socle and urn. The finger impressions of the worker who cast them can be seen inside the holloe bases. One urn has had restoration to the bowl which is strong and of no consequence unless you are looking for perfection. Chips cracks and repairs reflecting their age. Lions mask decoration on all sides to the bases.
Urns 48 cm in diameter
Overall height 93 cm
Bases 37.5 cm square Price includes UK mainland delivery
A late 19thC lead fountain
Stock #: 22121
A late 19thC lead fountain in the form of a cherub (putto) standing on a rock holding a candle. This piece should be placed on a suitable pedestal on a shallow pool. Good expressive face with some flattening of the limbs but generally in good condition.
37 cm high the base 11 cm by 13 cm.
A cast metal and iron garden table
Stock #: 22117
A 1930's cast metal and iron stemmed garden table. Extremely decorative and a lovely shape.Prevoiusly painted and now well weathered. Equally suitable inside or out.
57 cm in diameter
68 cm high
Three apothecarys bottles
Stock #: 22070
Three French or Italian glass apothecarys bottles. each with their tin top covers which are painted red with some gilding. The tops would have been used to dispense the liquids contained therein. 2 bottles have no stoppers and one has a lovely heart shaped example. Hand written scripted labels.
Very decorative talking pieces
Each 18 cm high and 6.5 cm in diameter.
A Geo III chippendale style tea caddy
Stock #: 21132
A Geo III mahogany tea caddy in the classical chippendale style. Canted top with a brass swan neck pull. Typical moustache shaped brass escutcheon and a brass lock. original hinges. Moulded skirt with bracket feet one of which has been replaced but almost undetectable.The interior has been velvet lined probably in Victorian times.
22.5 cm wide 13 deep and 14.5 cm high.
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