Pair of Greek key gilt pink vases c 1840

Pair of Greek key gilt pink vases c 1840

A wonderfully pink pair of ‘Grecian’ mantel vases with gilt Greek key, in mint condition.

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1830s tinsel picture

1830s tinsel picture

‘Mr Hicks as Valentine’
rare 1830s print with applied tinsel,
in mint condition.
165mm x 200mm frame size.
Price inc GST $300

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Bronzed plaster panther portrait c 1830

Bronzed plaster panther portrait c 1830

Plaster relief of a panther, from a set of plaster copies of the Parthenon frieze.
Original bronzed paint finish.
UK c 1830

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Japanese Arita Potteries teapot c 1700

Japanese Arita Potteries teapot c 1700

A rare Japanese Arita potteries, kekiemon pattern teapot, exported through the Dutch controlled trading port of Dejima, for the West,with a tinker made silver restored spout.
Height 10.cm
c. 1700
Price inc GST $650

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Australian plaster library bust c 1870.

Australian plaster library bust c 1870.

A good Victorian plaster library bust of an unknown hipster, attributed to Australian sculptor Charles Summers (1825 -1878).
Height. 56cm
Price inc GST $950

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Pair of Regency period bronze fire andirons c. 1815

Pair of Regency period bronze fire andirons c. 1815

A nice original pair of English Empire period bronze, gilt and verdigris green fire andirons c 1815.
18cm x 18cm x 40cm.
The lions based on an ancient Egyptian basalt model of 1st century BCE, at that time in the collection of scholar/ designer Thomas Hope, now in the National Museum, Lisbon.

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Swedish Empire pier mirror c .1810

Swedish Empire pier mirror c .1810

A beautiful neo- classical pier mirror, with lunette arched top with fan shaded inlay over the original verre eglomise (reverse painted glass) of ‘The Doves of Pliny’, over the original slivered mirror plate and mahogany veneered frame. Original undisturbed pine backboards.

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Regency mahogany library table c.1815

Regency mahogany library table c.1815

A very elegant and useful English Regency period library table / writing desk. The crossbanded rectangular top with inset leather, reeded edge to top, over two good sized drawers to one side and dummy drawers to the reverse,  allowing it to stand in the middle of a room.

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Pair of George III hallchairs c. 1810

Pair of George III hallchairs c. 1810

A really architectural pair of George III period mahogany hall chairs with nice old patina.

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Shell pyramid,  ex Copping Museum of Convict History, c 1900

Shell pyramid, ex Copping Museum of Convict History, c 1900

A Victorian shell pyramid, made from Australian shells, with arched opening.

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