George IV Irish Dining Table c1825

George IV Irish Dining Table c1825

A magnificent Irish George IV period mahogany dining table with solid top, reeded edge, on the most wonderful carved & triple ring turned column, leaf carved legs & massive paw feet.
Great colour & finish.
Reasonably by Mack, Williams & Gibton of Dublin.
c1825.
144cm dia x 74cm H
Price inc GST $3,800

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George IV Mahogany Grecian Console Table c1825

George IV Mahogany Grecian Console Table c1825

A terrific carved mahogany wall mounted console table, richly carved  in muscular late Regency  form, with original marble top, finely matched frieze & good patina.
A perfect small size for a hall, or drinks table.
UK c1825
81cm.H x 70cm W x 42cm.D
Price inc GST $1,650

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Regency Griffin Tea Urn c1815

Regency Griffin Tea Urn c1815

A  wonderful example of a Regency bronze tea urn, with traces of gilt. Topped by a Sphinx vent, with Griffin to base, gilt feet, eagle handles, Greek key borders & lioness bosses. Complete. U.K c1815.
Ht 35cm x 35cm w x 32cm D
Price inc GST $1,200

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Regency Brass Inlaid Bracket Clock c1815

Regency Brass Inlaid Bracket Clock c1815

A terrific quality  large English Regency period bracket clock
London c 1820
In best quality mahogany case, with ebony & brass inlay & fish scale silk backed sound frets. 8 day hour striking movement, twin fusee powered with substantial plates & bob pendulum.
Retailed by Streeter New Bond St London.
430mmH x 29mm W x 184mm D
Price inc GST $3,750

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Pair of Australian  Villa  Dioramas c1880

Pair of Australian Villa Dioramas c1880

A wonderful & rare pair of Australian Victorian period crushed glass & timber dioramas of model  suburban villas.
One with corrugated iron verandah, the other with slate & Italianate loggia. c 1870.
Ex Josef Lebovic’s private Collection of Australian Folk Art.

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Renaissance Lead Tondo c1620

Renaissance Lead Tondo c1620

A fine Renaissance cast lead tondo of Minerva Presenting the Personification of Painting to the Seven Liberal Arts
from the workshop of Hans Jacob Bayr (Germany 1574-1628).
German, c1620
Cast lead, traces of gilt.  The casting in lead allowed detail finer than bronze.
155mm dia x 20mm.
Price inc GST $950

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Murano Glass Lamp c1970

Murano Glass Lamp c1970

A large & stylish Murano 1970s cut & blown glass table lamp, in clear & amber / gold, of the best quality & weight, with chromed fittings, newly rewired & new natural linen shade.Venice c1970
Ht o/a 630mm
Price inc GST $800

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The Soldiers Farewell watercolour c 1810

The Soldiers Farewell watercolour c 1810

THE SOLDIERS FAREWELL. A rare English Regency period watercolour, with pencil & ink, of a Red Coat Officer farewelling his young family. UK c1810
Original octagonal gilt frame 41 x 37cm
Price inc GST $850

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Campaign Chest of Drawers c1840

Campaign Chest of Drawers c1840

A  brass bound campaign chest, typically for an officer’s travel by sea, with nice old cabin labels. Campaign furniture, of this classic form & in good condition is rare. It has a functional elegance that is timeless.
UK c 1840
Cast brass flush handles & mounts, finely dovetailed drawers, original removeable feet, ‘dragons blood’ lacquer to the brass, good colour & untouched old finish. 109cm H x 99cmW x 48cm D

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Mrs Frances Gunnel c1835 Attributed to Sir George  Hayter

Mrs Frances Gunnel c1835 Attributed to Sir George  Hayter

Mrs Frances Gunnell (1789-1866). Attributed to Sir George Hayter (1792 – 1871 Lived / worked London & Florence)

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Irish Georgian Serving or Lobby Table c1780

Irish Georgian Serving or Lobby Table c1780

A rare Irish Georgian serving / lobby table    c 1780, of terrific scale & quality, great for a grand entry or drinks station behind a sofa. Mahogany onto white pine, with rough dressed framing under, later marble.
82cm H x 71cm D x 158cm W
Price inc GST $3,500

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Charles II Oak Gateleg Table c1680

Charles II Oak Gateleg Table c1680

An excellent example of a late 17th century English oak gateleg table, with an end drawer, well turned baluster legs & good old patina.
c 1680 – 1700.
75cm H x 124cm x 105cm
Price inc GST $3,300

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Pine Serving Table c1810

Pine Serving Table c1810

An elegant & useful serpentine front George III period painted pine serving table, in nice original condition. The surface with remains of the original tan paint, original reeded handle & a great form.  72cm H x 110cm W x 60cm D
c UK. 1810.

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Regency Rosewood Dwarf Bookcase c1815

Regency Rosewood Dwarf Bookcase c1815

A fine & useful English Regency period dwarf bookcase,  Indian rosewood inlaid with sycamore of stars, geometric lines  & paterea. With the original gilt brass grilles to door, shelves & parcel gilt persic columns to ends. The form favoured by Regency cabinet maker George Bullock. Ex John Dunn Antiques Melbourne. Illustrated Australian Antique Collector 1973. 83cm H x 97m W x 39cm D

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Regency Drum Library Table c1810

Regency Drum Library Table c1810

A rare & stylish English Regency period revolving drum library table, of handy small size. Brazillian rosewood, inlaid with satinwood, oak lined drawers, original key. Faded green leather top. UK c1810.
Ex Stair Gallery, Mayfair London. Ht 79cm x 92cm diameter.

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Grecian Bronze Inkwell UK c 1825

Grecian Bronze Inkwell UK c 1825

A beautifully cast & patinated English George IV period bronze inkwell, with original cut glass liner. The lid in the form of a pine cone, egg and dart vase shaped well,  supported on tripartite  winged fauns  with lion paw feet. After designs by C.H. Tatham, taken from ancient oiginals. Ht 115mm. UK c1825.

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Scottish Regency Cylinder Bureau Bookcase c1810
Regency Greek Revival Tea Urn c1815

Regency Greek Revival Tea Urn c1815

A magnificent old Sheffield plate tea urn, complete with original interior insulator, lids and ivory mounted tap. Of lobed urn form, the body with a band of raised Grecian fret motif, with cornucopia handles. In almost mint condition, the borders lightly ‘bled’. Ht 42cm x 31cm x 31cm

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Raingo of Paris Mantel Clock c1830

Raingo of Paris Mantel Clock c1830

A superb quality French thuyawood, ebony & bronze mounted mantel clock by the esteemed Raingo of Paris, makers of patent planet pendulum & orrery clocks to King George IV of England & Louis Phillippe of France.
Paris c1830
Thuya wood, an astonishingly rare wood, is found only in Morocco, here veneered onto oak & bronze mounted.
8 day, half hour bell striking with key wind & regulation.
Ht 334mm x 210mm 110mm
Newly serviced.
Price inc GST $4,250

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South German Walnut Travelling Cabinet c1740

South German Walnut Travelling Cabinet c1740

A South German marquetry cabinet c 1740. In finely figured walnut, onto oak & poplar with a good old patina.  The doors with contrasting panels and quadrants of dark walnut, the top with geometric marquetry. Mounted with blued steel carrying handles, and fine original lock, hinges & key. The brass escutcheons with engraved faces  & remains of gilding. The interior with original decoration painted in cobalt of clouds.
On new lucite stand.For a collection of wonders, or a snazzy drinks cabinet?

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George III period Oval Wine Cooler c1800

George III period Oval Wine Cooler c1800

A very elegant & virtually untouched George III period wine cooler, for storing cool whites on ice, with a bung hole to the base. Of tight oval form, the flat top with a good patina, handy as a wine table in itself. In wonderful heavy Cuban mahogany, with brass brass bindings & original ogee lug handles to the ends, on original tapering leg stand & trail casters.

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French Art Deco Amboyna Writing Table c1920

French Art Deco Amboyna Writing Table c1920

A fine quality French Art Deco period writing table, mounted with bronze. The inset leathered  top with gilt Greek key stamped border, the edges crossbanded in palisander, the large drawer to the front, sides & back veneered in amboyna & ebony allowing it to stand centred in a room.  On solid amboyna bronze mounted legs. Good patina & mint condition. A stylish addition to any room. French c1920. 750mm H x 980mm W x 600mm D.

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Decoupage Screen c1847

Decoupage Screen c1847

A stylish & very decorative French 1840s two fold decoupage screen, of cut out, overgilded and painted prints on the original timber & canvas frame. Signed and dated, by Mrs Hipp Lallemonde 1847 (nee Adele Secobellier). As good as a vase of fresh flowers to a room!  1100m H x 800mm wide x 30mm D.

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Pair of Argand  Reading Lamps c1820

Pair of Argand Reading Lamps c1820

A rare pair of Argand lamps c 1815 in cast bronze of extraordinary form, in the Roman Revival taste as promoted by Thomas Hope.  For burning whale or colza oil, they are in the form of Roman cruzie oil lamps, suported on triform bases, with lion paw feet & winged harpies, the sides of the burners with winged grotesque theatrical masks, the handles  serpents. Good colour & condition. Reasonably attributed to the specialist bronze caster & lamp maker James DeVille of London (1777-1846). Ht 42cm x 39cm W x 19cm D.

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Tasmanian Huon Pine Corner Cabinet c1850

Tasmanian Huon Pine Corner Cabinet c1850

A rare and really useful Tasmanian Colonial period Huon pine corner cabinet, in two parts. With finely moulded removeable pediment, the carcass in two sections. The huon door panels screwed on to prevent warping. The backboards single slabs of Kauri pine. Untouched original condition & metalware.
Hobart c 1850
207 x 115 x 55cm D.
No other examples are known in Huon pine.
(Great drinks cupboard!)

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William IV Hall Table c1830

William IV Hall Table c1830

An elegant 1830s hall table, or dining room serving table,  in excellent original condition, original Grecian back, handy concealed deep drawer & nice patina.
UK origin. 95cmH x 122W x 49cm D

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Pair of George IV Bronze Argand Lamps c1825

Pair of George IV Bronze Argand Lamps c1825

A rare pair of  patent  Argand lamps, the bases with heavy lion paw feet and masks of Bacchus, for burning whale or colza oil, by the leading maker of the day, Thomas Messenger. Cast signature to bases ‘Published as The Act Directs, Messenger & Sons, London & Birmingham’. New English National Trust issue ground & polished glass Argand flask shades.  Height each 53cm x width 35cm x  23cm deep.

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Tasmanian Early Colonial Chest of Drawers c 1830

Tasmanian Early Colonial Chest of Drawers c 1830

Cedar, huon pine, blackwood
handles, original finish.

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TasmanianShipmodel of the Trading Schooner Thelma D c1920

TasmanianShipmodel of the Trading Schooner Thelma D c1920

A fine & large fully rigged model of the Tasmanian four masted, iron hulled trading schooner, the Thelma D, named after the wife of the Hobart boat builder. These were the largest & fastest of the age of sail , square rigged trading vessels, used until the mid 20th century. Contained in the original.bluegum case. Hobart c 1920. 69cm.h x 127cm W X 31cm D

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Set of Ten Regency Gillows Dining Chairs c1805

Set of Ten Regency Gillows Dining Chairs c1805

A rare set of ten English Regency ‘Grecian’ dining chairs in best mahogany with saddle seats, sabre legs & original leather upholstery, with new slip covers. With broad seats & splayed backs, they are very strong & comfortable. Stamped by the Bristol journeyman chairmaker T Driver, to a pattern designed & supplied for Gillows of Lancaster. UK c1802-1810.

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