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Nucleo - 'Primitive' - Wall Bookcase
Ammann Gallery
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Nucleo - 'Primitive' - Wall Bookcase
Nucleo
21st Century and Contemporary Italian Shelves
Nucleo - 'Primitive' - Wall Bookcase
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A Rare Black Lacquer Papier Mâché Side Cabinet of ...
Henry Clay
Antique 19th Century English Cabinets
Lacquer
The later breakfront top with oriental scenes to the center inside a border of stylized foliate and patterned decoration, with shaped undermold above a frieze with foliate decoration ra...
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A Very Unusual And Chic Crocodile Upholstered Wing...
Antique 18th Century British Queen Anne Wingback Chairs
Crocodile
A very unusual and chic crocodile upholstered wing chair from circa 1750. This very rare and important chair is one of a kind. The upholstering of the chair is perfectly done in a symme...
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Woman in Red Hat with Book, New York Public Librar...
Rodney Smith
Color Photography
Archival Pigment Print
Available Sizes: 16 x 20 Inches, Ed. of 25 20 x 24 Inches, Ed. of 25 32 x 32 Inches, Ed. of 25
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Tiffany Studios "The Artwork of Louis C. Tiffany" ...
Louis Comfort Tiffany
Early 20th Century American Art Nouveau Books
"The Artwork of Louis C. Tiffany" Book An American Art Nouveau tooled gilt leather book hardcover edition of "The Artwork of Louis C. Tiffany" by, Charles de Kay with the first page "O...
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Paul Stankard Cloistered Glass Botanical
Leo Kaplan Ltd.
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Paul Stankard Cloistered Glass Botanical
Paul Stankard
Late 20th Century American Desk Accessories
Glass
A fine Paul Stankard cloistered glass botanical with thistles, spotted white flowers, earth and bulbs
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Antique Chinese Export Lacquer Etagere, 19th centu...
Antique 19th Century Chinese Shelves
Very Fine Chinese Export Lacquer Three Tier Etagere surmounted by a pierced giltwood three quarter gallery, the top shelf decorated in polychrome and gilt with ladies in a cart with att...
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Edwardian 9 Carat Gold Magnifying Glass
Early 20th Century English Edwardian Desk Accessories
Edwardian, 9 carat gold (unmarked, but tested) magnifying glass, England, Ca. 1910. @5 1/4" long x @1 3/4" diameter (of magnifying glass itself). Engine turned design. May also be worn ...
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Pair of Gio Ponti Shelf Units
Downtown
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Pair of Gio Ponti Shelf Units
Gio Ponti
Vintage 1940s Italian Shelves
Plywood
Gio Ponti Shelf Unit designed for the Administration Offices of the City fo Forli, Italy. Shelf Unit hangs on the wall with 2 shelves . Red Linolium covers the wall and top of each shel...
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Jean Royere Genuine Documented Rarest Arm Chair Bl...
Jean Royère
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Armchairs
Faux Fur
Jean Royere genuine documented rarest arm chair with blackened arm and faux fur reupholster
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Exceptional Pair of Early 19th Century English Lib...
Antique 19th Century British Armchairs
Muslin, Mahogany
Pair of English Library Chairs Circa 1830
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"Biblio John" Steel Bookcase by Stephane Ducatteau
Decoratum
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"Biblio John" Steel Bookcase by Stephane Ducatteau...
Stephane Ducatteau
21st Century and Contemporary French Bookcases
Steel
"Biblio John" Steel Bookcase by Stephane Ducatteau, Signed by Artist, France, 2011 All Ducatteau pieces are available exclusively from Decoratum and are To Order only. Please allow 6 -...
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A wonderful George III period secretaire bookcase ...
Lovell of Chichester
Antique 18th Century British George II Secretaires
An important George III Secretaire Bookcase to designs by Thomas Sheraton, stamped on the three lower drawer linings by the maker, Lovell of Chichester.
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Rare Wiener Werkstatte Gilt Leather Book Binding
Wiener Werkstätte
Early 20th Century Austrian Books
A rare gilt leather book binding from the Wiener Werkstatte workshop. The book, La Vie des insectes dates from 1900 and was written by J.-H. Fabre, considered to be the father of entomo...
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Alabaster Bust of Voltaire by Antoine Rosset (Fren...
Antoine Rosset
Antique 18th Century French Neoclassical Sculptures
Alabaster, Marble
Depicted as an older man, with cloth draped across his shoulders, on a square pedestal with a later stepped base, signed to the underside of the bust "A. Rosset," 11in. high overall, b...
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An Antique Louis XIV ‘Bolection de Versailles’ Fireplace
Alberto's Antiques
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An Antique Louis XIV ‘Bolection de Versailles’ Fir...
Antique 19th Century French Louis XIV Fireplaces and Mantels
Marble
A remarkably tall Antique Louis XIV 'Bolection de Versailles' Chimneypiece carved in richly figured and veined Sarin Colin marble, with a concave fluted frieze and large floral end deco...
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Library Panels, Late 19th c
Susanne Hollis
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Library Panels, Late 19th c
Antique 19th Century Panelling
Mahogany
A pair of library wall panels, each with nine solid mahogany panels. Each panel: 92 1/4 w x 116 1/4h(add 2 1/2” to outer ends for crown)
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Caucasian Kuba carpet from 18th C with Subtle Desi...
Antique 18th Century Caucasian Rugs
Subtle field and border.
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Lapis Lazuli and Silver Inkwell
Lorenzo Castillo
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Lapis Lazuli and Silver Inkwell
Vintage 1940s Italian Desk Accessories
Lapislázuli and silver inkwell
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English Walnut Art Folio Stand, c. 1890
Colletti Gallery
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English Walnut Art Folio Stand, c. 1890
Antique 19th Century English Magazine Racks and Stands
Walnut
English walnut art folio stand, c. 1890; adjustable by cord mechanism.
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George I Period Mahogany Library Wingback Armchair...
Antique 18th Century English Wingback Chairs
Mahogany
A fine early 18th Century George I period golden mahogany Library Wing Armchair, upholstered in contemporary gros point and petit point tapestry, back panel depicting an orchard scene w...
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A Regency Giltwood Convex Mirror
Antique 18th Century British Regency Convex Mirrors
The circular mirror plate within an ebonised reeded slip and conforming frame finely carved with foliate decoration and applied with spherules; surmounted by an outstretched eagle perch...
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Oushak Carpet
Peter Pap Oriental Rugs Inc.
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Oushak Carpet
Antique 19th Century Turkish Rugs
Woven with wool pile as soft as its delicate palette, this classic pale turn of the century Oushak spaciously draws a central medallion against an ivory field. In the spirit of the time...
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Ulysses S. Grant - Personal Memoirs, First Edition...
Ulysses S. Grant
Antique 19th Century American Books
FIRST EDITION IN ORIGINAL PUBLISHER'S DELUXE MOROCCO of Grant's important and fascinating memoirs, illustrated throughout with numerous steel engravings, facsimiles, and over forty maps...
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Grand Arched Victorian Chimneypiece
Alberto's Antiques
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Grand Arched Victorian Chimneypiece
Antique 19th Century English Victorian Fireplaces and Mantels
Marble
A Grand and Impressive Arched Victorian Mantelpiece, carved in Bardiglio Black veined Blue Grey Marble, English Mid 19th Century. Depth: 17" - 43 cm External Height: 43 3/4” - 111 cm E...
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Concrete. Armchair designed by Jonas Bohlin for Kä...
Jonas Bohlin
Late 20th Century Swedish Scandinavian Modern Armchairs
Iron, Concrete
Concrete. Armchair designed by Jonas Bohlin for Källemo, Sweden. 1981. Concrete and iron. Numbered 91 from the edition of 100.
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Karl Lagerfield in His Library, 2009
Todd Selby
Color Photography
Digital C-Print Signed, titled, dated, numbered on label verso Edition of 6 Price range: $1,800 - $7,000 Prices and availability are subject to change without notice
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DUPRE-LAFON: decorateur des millionaires. (Book).
20th Century Books
Hardback book with dustjacket, text is in French, 206 pages full of photographs, illustrations and drawings which showcase much of his amazing talent both as an interior designer and de...
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19th Century English Library Armchair
Niall Smith Antiques
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19th Century English Library Armchair
Antique 19th Century English Armchairs
Leather, Mahogany
19th Century English,Leather Upholstered Library Armchair
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Ian Fleming - Goldfinger
Ian Fleming
Vintage 1950s English Books
FIRST EDITION of the seventh book in the James Bond series. "This is James Bond speaking. Remember me? The games' finished and it's time to pay. I have a photograph of the whole set-up...
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French Art Deco Asymmetrical Walnut Etagere
Newel LLC
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French Art Deco Asymmetrical Walnut Etagere
Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Bookcases
Walnut
Small French Art Deco etagere or tier table composed of walnut in an asymmetrical, labyrinthian arrangement of straight shelves and and curved sides.
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Reading Chair by Finn Juhl
WYETH
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Reading Chair by Finn Juhl
Finn Juhl
Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Dining Room Chairs
Oak, Teak
A "53" (aka "the reading chair") teak and oak side chair with unique backrest and brass hardware.
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Prototype Chris Ferebee "Hive" Modular Shelf
Chris Ferebee
21st Century and Contemporary American Mid-Century Modern Bookcases
Plywood, Walnut
Designed in 1999, this prototype for Chris Ferebee's "Hive" shelving unit never went into commercial production. Produced of molded plywood and walnut veneer, the unit is one of 8 produ...
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Desk Signed By CeM. Thiauy
Serge Castella Interiors
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Desk Signed By CeM. Thiauy
Late 20th Century American Desks and Writing Tables
Wood marquetry.
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An Italian Art Moderne Console/Desk of Exotic Wood...
Unknown
Vintage 1940s Italian Mid-Century Modern Console Tables
An Italian Art Moderne console/desk of exotic woods.
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OSCAR WILDE - POEMS
Oscar Wilde
Antique 19th Century English Books
LIMITED EDITION, one of 220 copies SIGNED BY WILDE. A bright copy. Elegant signed limited edition using the sheets from David Bogue’s fifth edition of 1882 which incorporated many sign...
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Queen Anne Balloon Seat Wing Chair
Jeffrey Tillou Antiques
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Queen Anne Balloon Seat Wing Chair
Antique 18th Century American Wingback Chairs
Mahogany, Pine
Massachusetts, probably Boston. Ca. 1750. This rare and classic form exhibits all the features of wing chairs made in the Boston area. The shaped crest and wings of the chair are compl...
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Property from Kennedy Family Homes - Sotheby's 200...
20th Century Books
This sale catalogue was produced by Sotheby's in February 2005 for the disposal of effect's from the various Kennedy family homes in Hyannis Port, Martha's Vineyard, New Jersey, New Yor...
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A Fine Pair of Georgian Rosewood and Brass Inlaid ...
Antique 19th Century English George III Bookcases
Rosewood, Brass
With a provenance including the Astor Family and Clivedon House, United Kingdom, this pair of George III bookcases is largely composed of rosewood, with faux rosewood backboards and bra...
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English Colonial Regency Style Teakwood Partners D...
Antique 19th Century Indian Neoclassical Desks and Writing Tables
Teak
paneled top with a gadrooned edge over a frieze with three drawers on each side; raised on turned and tapering reeded legs ending with brass casters.
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Early 18th century leather book binding panels
Antique 18th Century French Doors and Gates
A pr. of panel doors covered with period 17th and 18th century leather book spines along with a pr. of drawer fronts with similar work. Approx. 56 book spines per door.
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Table Telescope
Hansord
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Table Telescope
Antique 18th Century English Scientific Instruments
Brass
A fine reflecting 18th century shagreen covered telescope in the manner of Adams, in working order.
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A George II Walnut Library Armchair
Antique 18th Century British George II Armchairs
Walnut
The rectangular padded back issuing padded armrests terminating in down-swept foliate carved supports, raised on acanthus carved cabriole legs ending in scroll form feet.
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Roberto Monsani, Library, Production Acerbis, Ita...
Roberto Monsani
Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Bookcases
Wood
Roberto Monsani, Library, Production Acerbis, Italy, Circa 1970. LACQUERED PANELS AND TOPS: Chipboard panels with shiny lacquer finish or embossed polyurethane paint. UPRIGHTS: Folded...
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Lounge chair with reading stand by Gustaf Axel Ber...
Gustaf Axel Berg
Early 20th Century Swedish Chaises Longues
Birch
Rare reading lounge chair with attached foot stool and reading stand. Bent birch with original webbing. Excellent original condition with minor restoration to the surface.
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Pair of 19th Century Marble Busts Portraying Class...
Antique 19th Century Classical Greek Sculptures
Marble
Larger than life sized busts identified as Ancient Greek philosophers Djocenes and Sokrates, or Diogenes and Socrates, by carved inscriptions beneath each likeness.
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George II antique elm corner chair, English c. 174...
Antique 18th Century English Corner Chairs
Oak, Beech
Finely figured antique George II carved elm and oak corner chair with a shaped scrolling crest rail terminating in circular drink rests, above two outcurvate back panels, a shaped slip ...
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A Pair of Tall Georgian Library Globes
Antique 18th Century English Globes
Wood
Richard Cushee (d. 1732) A Pair of Tall Georgian Library Globes London Globes circa 1730, stands circa 1750 A Pair of English 15 Inch Library Globes The Terrestrial, with figural cart...
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Breakfront Bookcase "Library Bookcase with Wings"
Hirschl & Adler Galleries
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Breakfront Bookcase "Library Bookcase with Wings"
Unknown
Antique 19th Century American Bookcases
Glass, Mahogany, Pine, Wood
Breakfront bookcase, New York, circa 1815-1820.
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'Optique' Desk by Piero and Barnaba Fornasetti, 20...
Barnaba Fornasetti
21st Century and Contemporary Italian Desks and Writing Tables
Wood, Lacquer
A unique piece decorated by Barnaba Fornasetti for Themes & Variations, with black and white decorative devices drawn from his father's portfolio, on a geometric patterned ground, lacqu...
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Book Tray
Ann-Morris, Inc.
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Book Tray
20th Century British Desk Accessories
Mahogany
Mahogany early 19th Century book tray
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Prouve Inspired Oil Barrel Étagère
Liza Sherman
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Prouve Inspired Oil Barrel Étagère
20th Century Nigerien Shelves
Steel
Blue metal étagère made of recycled African oil barrels.
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Antique Pair of Cary's Table Globes, c.1800 & 1816...
Cary, London
Antique 19th Century British Georgian Globes
Fine antique pair of table globes by Cary of London, each having a vertical brass engraved meridian ring held perpendicular to a horizontal wooden ring applies with zodiac scales ,The t...
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Bookcase Montefeltro by Michele De Lucchi
Casati Gallery
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Bookcase Montefeltro by Michele De Lucchi
Michele De Lucchi
21st Century and Contemporary Italian Bookcases
Oak, Walnut
Michele De Lucchi Bookcase Montefeltro, signed and numbered, limited edition of 6 pieces Italy, 2008 Manufactured by Design Gallery oak, walnut 104 h x 27.5 d x 29 w inches
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Jacques Adnet Magazine Rack
Orange
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Jacques Adnet Magazine Rack
20th Century French Magazine Racks and Stands
Brass
Handsome Jacques Adnet black skai magazine rack with brass detailing, a brass hoop handle and a gold polygon star.
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Arts and Crafts Bookcase, circa 1905, Austria-Hungary
GT Art/Design
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Arts and Crafts Bookcase, circa 1905, Austria-Hung...
Karoly Kos
Early 20th Century Hungarian Arts and Crafts Bookcases
Art Nouveau (Jugendstil) bookcase attributed to Karoly Kos, circa 1900-1905. The bookcase is decorated with "Wiener Werkstatte" elements, such as engraved birds, flowers and other typic...
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Antique Leather Bound "Tartan" Set of William Sha...
Antique 19th Century English Books
Leather
A special set of eleven leather and "tartan" decorated books. This set of Shakespeare's Works is perfect for the book collector, English major, or decorator.
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18th Century Corner Metamorphic Chair
David Skinner Antiques
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18th Century Corner Metamorphic Chair
Antique 18th Century English Corner Chairs
Mahogany
A unique 18th century mahogany metamorphic reading chair with detachable book and candle arms. The chair has a flat semi-circular top with an urn-shaped splat. An adjustable wooden cand...
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Secret Library Door
SImon Brown
Photography
Lambda photographic prints produced on Fuji Crystal paper
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Bakshaish Carpet
Peter Pap Oriental Rugs Inc.
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Bakshaish Carpet
Unknown
20th Century Persian Rugs
The color, drawing and composition of this piece remain remarkably faithful to the tradition of earlier Bakshaish weaving from the 19th century. An elongated medallion nearly the entire...
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