Portrait silhouette by Mrs Isabella Beetham c. 1790

Portrait silhouette by Mrs Isabella Beetham c. 1790

A superb quality English George III period gilded and painted card portrait silhouette by Mrs Isabella Beetham, with inscription verso, in original gilt brass oval frame and convex glass.

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Pair of Irish Regency chairs c. 1820

Pair of Irish Regency chairs c. 1820

A rare pair of Irish Regency period chairs, with reeded ebonized and gilded backs, the backsplats formed as ‘Gothick’ lozenges, with reeded and gilded seat rails and legs, the legs with the unusual distinction of carved lion paw feet. Beech, with original decorative scheme in good condition.

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Scottish Regency period mahogany tea table c. 1820

Scottish Regency period mahogany tea table c. 1820

A good quality Scottish Regency period folding top tea table, with cast brass leaf edge fillet to the edges, turned and ebonized column, with four reeded sabre legs with rosewood panels inlaid to the faces, terminating in cast brass lion paw feet. The swivelling top opening to reveal a blue paper lined compartment for cards or silver. The reeded faces to the legs, with turned boss to the knee junction is typical of Scottish cabinet makers work, as is the absence of English oak as a secondary timber.

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French Empire period mantel Clock c. 1810

French Empire period mantel Clock c. 1810

A fine quality,  cast  gilt bronze mantel timepiece, Paris c. 1810.

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Irish Regency cut and engraved punchbowl c. 1820

Irish Regency cut and engraved punchbowl c. 1820

A superb quality Irish Regency period circular punchbowl on square base with very fine hobnail cut base, serrated rim and acanthus leaf engraved border and cut fluted bowl.

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Kingwood and ormolu ladies desk c. 1870

Kingwood and ormolu ladies desk c. 1870

A superb quality French belle epoque period kingwood veneered ladies’ free standing writing desk. With finely cast, chased and gilt ormolu mounts, original patina, key and emerald green leather.

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Indian stone household Votive altar c. 1650

Indian stone household Votive altar c. 1650

Beautifully carved, with much pudrah paint. 28cm x 40cm high x 15cm deep.

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Tasmanian Colonial period fitted cedar cabinet

Tasmanian Colonial period fitted cedar cabinet

The form in Greek revival taste with turned columns and Palladian back, the strongly pattern book form similar to designs by Gillows of Lancaster. The left hand door conceals a bank of drawers, the right hand fitted sliding trays.

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Chippendale period supper table c1760

Chippendale period supper table c1760

A beautifully carved circular supper table with pivoting rotating top, on gun barrel turned column and Rococo ‘C’scolled legs. The carving vigorous and with lovely old wear and patina. Completely original.

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Roman marble figure of Aphrodite bathing c. 1-2nd A.D

Roman marble figure of Aphrodite bathing c. 1-2nd A.D

A finely carved Roman marble figure of Aphrodite bathing. Beside a tall amphorae, with draped robe across her waist & to the ground. On an oval base. Rare to find now.

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