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Dimensions: H 34.25 in. W 27 in. D 21 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Mahogany, Muslin
Exceptional Pair of Early 19th Century English Lib...
Antique 19th Century British Armchairs
Mahogany, Muslin
Pair of English Library Chairs Circa 1830
Dimensions: H 29.5 in. Dm 4 ft. 0.5 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Wood
Octagonal Gothic Revival Walnut Library Table
Antique 19th Century American Gothic Revival Tables
Wood
Octagonal library table in the Gothic taste. American (probably New York), about 1845-1850. Walnut, with baize top. 29 1/2 in. high, 48 1/2 in. diameter (point-to-point). Recorded...
Dimensions: H 7.75 in. W 5.75 in. D 4.5 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Wrought Iron
Edgar Brandt French Art Deco Pair of Wrought Iron ...
Edgar Brandt
Early 20th Century French Art Deco Bookends
Wrought Iron
Fine wrought iron cobra bookends on a stepped rectangular base with a rich dark brown patina by Edgar Brandt (1875-1968). Signed: "E. BRANDT" *Variety of other bookends available.
Dimensions: H 5 in. Dm 1.75 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Edwardian 9-Carat Gold Magnifying Glass
Early 20th Century English Edwardian Desk Accessories
Edwardian, 9-carat gold (unmarked, but tested) magnifying glass, England, circa 1910. Measures: 5 1/4" long x 1 3/4" diameter (of magnifying glass itself). Engine turned design. May als...
Dimensions: H 8 ft. 10 in. W 5 ft. 6 in. D 26 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Walnut
Pair of Important Library Ladders Attributed to Na...
Antique 19th Century French Napoleon III Stairs
Walnut
Pair of 19th century French library ladders attributed to Napoleon III's personal library. The ladders are composed of walnut and feature railings on casters.
Dimensions: H 44.88 in. W 31.5 in. D 31.5 in.
Dealer Location: Amsterdam, NL
Materials & Techniques: Crocodile
A Very Unusual And Chic Crocodile Upholstered Wing...
Antique 18th Century and Earlier 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...
Dimensions: H 14.96 in. W 10.24 in. D 4.72 in.
Dealer Location: Worpswede / Bremen, DE
Materials & Techniques: Bronze, Enamel
Rare And Unusual Early 19th c. Empire Ormolu & Pat...
Antique 19th Century French Clocks
Bronze, Enamel
The giltbronze and patinated figural Napoleonic mantel clock, the drum mounted within a patinated swan, the white enamel dial with Roman hours and Arabic quarters, pierced ormolu hands,...
Dimensions: H 22 in. W 15 in. D 15 in.
Dealer Location: London, GB
Materials & Techniques: Brass, Canvas, Leather, Wood
'Malle Bibliotheque' (Book trunk) by Louis Vuitton...
Louis Vuitton
Early 20th Century French Art Deco Trunks and Luggage
Brass, Canvas, Leather, Wood
An incredibly rare trunk known as a ‘Malle Bibliotheque’ (file or book trunk), designed to accommodate books and files when travelling, each side when open, having adjustable dividers t...
Dimensions: H 11 in. W 4.38 in. D 4.25 in.
Dealer Location: Boston, MA
Materials & Techniques: Alabaster, Marble
Alabaster Bust of Voltaire by Antoine Rosset (Fren...
Antoine Rosset
Antique 18th Century and Earlier 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, ...
Dimensions: Dm 3 ft.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
A Regency Giltwood Convex Mirror
Antique 18th Century and Earlier 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...
Oushak Carpet
Peter Pap Oriental Rugs Inc.
Dimensions: W 13 ft. 4 in. L 16 ft. 2 in.
Dealer Location: San Francisco, CA
Materials & Techniques: Cotton, Wool
Oushak Carpet
Antique 19th Century Turkish Rugs
Cotton, Wool
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...
Dimensions: H 43 in. W 26 in. D 26.5 in.
Dealer Location: Charleston, SC
Materials & Techniques: Mahogany, Pine
18th C Corner Mahogany and Pine Metamorphic Chair
Antique Mid-18th Century English Chippendale Corner Chairs
Mahogany, Pine
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...
Dimensions: H 24.5 in. Dm 16.5 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Antique Pair of Cary's Table Globes, circa 1800 an...
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...
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-...
Dimensions: H 43.7 in. W 28.35 in. D 30.31 in.
Dealer Location: Paris, FR
Materials & Techniques: Faux Fur, Wood, Wool
Jean Royère Genuine Documented Armchair, Blackene...
Jean Royère
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Armchairs
Faux Fur, Wood, Wool
Jean Royère genuine documented rarest armchair with blackened arm and faux fur reupholster.
Dimensions: H 38.75 in. W 25.5 in. D 17.25 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
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...
James Fenimore Cooper - The Last Of The Mohicans
James Fenimore Cooper
Antique 19th Century American Books
FIRST EDITION, FIRST ISSUE IN ORIGINAL BOARDS of Copper's masterpiece, one of the most celebrated works of American literature. "Cooper is in many respects the 'father of the America...
Caucasian Kuba Carpet
Peter Pap Oriental Rugs Inc.
Dimensions: W 8 ft. 10 in. L 19 ft. 7 in.
Dealer Location: San Francisco, CA
Caucasian Kuba Carpet
Antique Mid-18th Century Caucasian Rugs
Caucasian Kuba carpet from 18th century with subtle design motifs in field and border.
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...
Dimensions: H 12.5 in. W 9.5 in. D 1.25 in.
Dealer Location: North Yorkshire, GB
Dupré-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...
Dimensions: H 37 in. W 26 in. D 29 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Leather, Mahogany
Lounge Chair and Ottoman by Frits Henningsen
Frits Henningsen
Vintage 1940s Danish Scandinavian Modern Lounge Chairs
Leather, Mahogany
Beautiful chair and ottoman in original patinated leather by Frits Henningsen, Denmark ca. 1940. The leather is in excellent condition with no tears or stains. Chair measurements; 3...
French Art Deco Asymmetrical Walnut Etagere
Newel LLC
Dimensions: H 36.5 in. W 32.5 in. D 8.5 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Walnut
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.
Dimensions: H 29 in. W 6 ft. D 36 in.
Dealer Location: Chicago, IL
Materials & Techniques: Mahogany, Ash, Brass
Edward Wormley Mahogany Executive Desk With Brass ...
Dunbar Furniture, Edward Wormley
Vintage 1950s American Desks
Mahogany, Ash, Brass
Beautifully restored mahogany and brass inlaid executive desk, by Edward Wormley for Dunbar. Brass banding surrounds every side, as well as the top. Refinished to the original dark sati...
Dimensions: H 7 ft. 11 in. W 42.5 in. D 23 in.
Dealer Location: London, GB
A wonderful George III period secretaire bookcase ...
Lovell of Chichester
Antique Late 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.
Dimensions: H 7 in. W 4.75 in. D 1.25 in.
Dealer Location: Winnetka, IL
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...
English Walnut Art Folio Stand, circa 1890
Colletti Gallery
Dimensions: H 45.5 in. W 32.25 in. D 24 in.
Dealer Location: Chicago, IL
Materials & Techniques: Walnut
English Walnut Art Folio Stand, circa 1890
Antique 19th Century English Magazine Racks and Stands
Walnut
English walnut art folio stand, circa 1890; adjustable by cord mechanism.
Grand Arched Victorian Chimneypiece
Alberto's Antiques
Dimensions: H 43.75 in. W 6 ft. 5 in. D 17 in.
Dealer Location: London, GB
Materials & Techniques: Marble
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 c...
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 si...
Rare Paul Morand Book, "New York," 1930
Paul Morand
Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Books
Rare Paul Morand book, "New York," 1930.
Dimensions: H 11 in. W 9 in. D 1 in.
Dealer Location: North Yorkshire, GB
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...
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Walnut
A George II Walnut Library Armchair
Antique 18th Century and Earlier 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.
Dimensions: H 5 ft. 7.8 in. W 34 in. D 12.75 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Rosewood, Brass
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...
Dimensions: H 27 1/2 W 17 1/2
Dealer Location: Toronto, CA
Early 18th century leather book binding panels
Antique 18th Century and Earlier 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.
Dimensions: H 27 in. W 14 in. D 12 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Marble
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.
American Breakfront Bookcase "Library Bookcase with Wings"
Hirschl & Adler
Dimensions: H 9 ft. 2.3 in. W 8 ft. 2.4 in. D 23 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Glass, Mahogany, Wood
American Breakfront Bookcase "Library Bookcase wit...
Unknown
Antique 19th Century American Neoclassical Bookcases
Glass, Mahogany, Wood
Breakfront Bookcase [Library Book Case with Wings], about 1815–20 New York Mahogany (secondary woods: mahogany, pine, and poplar), with wood and composition capitals and bases, variou...
Jacques Adnet Magazine Rack
Orange Furniture
Dimensions: H 14 in. W 15.25 in. D 7.25 in.
Dealer Location: Los Angeles, CA
Materials & Techniques: Brass
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.
Dimensions: H 26.5 in. W 21.5 in. D 23.5 in.
Dealer Location: Houston, TX
Materials & Techniques: Giltwood
Pair of Large Early 18th Century Bookstands Carved...
Antique Early 18th Century Italian Sculptures
Giltwood
Pair of large 18th century bois doré bookstands, carved as doves mounted on orbs.
Dimensions: H 33 in. W 31 in. D 26 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Elm, Oak
George II Figured Elm Corner Desk Chair, English c...
Antique Mid-18th Century English George II Corner Chairs
Elm, Oak
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 ...
Book Tray
Ann-Morris Inc.
Dimensions: W 16 in. D 8 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Mahogany
Book Tray
20th Century British Desk Accessories
Mahogany
Mahogany early 19th Century book tray
Bakshaish Carpet
Peter Pap Oriental Rugs Inc.
Dimensions: W 8 ft. L 11 ft. 7 in.
Dealer Location: San Francisco, CA
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...
Dimensions: H 35.5 in. W 27.5 in. D 14.5 in.
Dealer Location: Los Angeles, CA
Melt Bookcase by Thomas Sandell for Marsotto Edizi...
Thomas Sandell
21st Century and Contemporary Italian Bookcases
Melt Bookcase in white Carrara Marble, matt polished finish by Thomas Sandell. Various options available. Signed and Numbered. Also available in Black Marble.Photography by Miro Zagnoli...
Dimensions: H 1 in. W 5.25 in. D 3.5 in.
Dealer Location: Toronto, CA
Materials & Techniques: Leather
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.
Continental Library Table, Mid 18th Century
Golden & Associates Antiques
Dimensions: H 30.5 in. W 5 ft. 4 in. D 32 in.
Dealer Location: Charleston, SC
Continental Library Table, Mid 18th Century
Antique 18th Century and Earlier Italian Desks and Writing Tables
Continental Library Table, Mid 18th Century, with leather top, two drawers, and cabriole legs ending on hoof feet.
Dimensions: H 26.5 in. Dm 15 in.
Dealer Location: Boston, MA
Materials & Techniques: Bronze, Tôle
Empire Style Gilt Bronze and Tole Bouillotte Lamp
Antique 19th Century French Table Lamps
Bronze, Tôle
With a steel square shaft ending in a ring finial above a circular adjustable tôle shade supported by a turned stem issuing three scrolled candlearms with stylized eagle heads supportin...
Dimensions: H 17.3 in. W 14.4 in. D 20 in.
Dealer Location: Los Angeles, CA
Norman Mailer, Moonfire, Lunar Rock Edition No. 1,...
Marc Newson
21st Century and Contemporary Italian Boxes
Collector's Edition Book: 14.4 x 17.3 in. NWA 4936: 3.54 x 2.95 x 2 in. Limited to just 12 copies, numbered 1958-1969, the Lunar Rock Edition of Norman Mailer's MoonFire is designe...
Federal Secretaire with Drop-Front Desk Drawer, Baltimore
Stanley Weiss Collection
Dimensions: H 7 ft. 10.5 in. W 4 ft. 1.3 in. D 24.5 in.
Dealer Location: Providence, RI
Federal Secretaire with Drop-Front Desk Drawer, Ba...
Antique 19th Century American Federal Secretaires
This large-scale secretaire was probably made in Baltimore, and relates to the John Needles school. Needles worked in this period and used the stylized, turned feet exhibited here on th...
Art Deco Sterling Silver Letter Rack
Tudor Rose Antiques
Dimensions: H 3.25 in. W 7 in. D 3.5 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Sterling Silver
Art Deco Sterling Silver Letter Rack
William B. Kerr & Co.
Early 20th Century American Art Deco Sterling Silver
Sterling Silver
Art Deco, sterling silver letter rack, William B. Kerr & Co., New Jersey, circa 1915s-1920s. "Greek Key" motif; 7" long x 3 1/4" high x 3 1/2" deep. Excellent condition.
Dimensions: H 27 in. W 41.13 in. D 16.25 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Brass, Wood
Regency Period Faux Rosewood Writing Table with Tw...
Antique 19th Century English Regency Desks and Writing Tables
Brass, Wood
Very fine Regency period diminutive faux rosewood sofa table having a solid top above two drawers, the rectangular uprights joined by a turned stretcher and ending with splayed foot sup...
Dimensions: H 46 in. Dm 27 in.
Dealer Location: New Orleans, LA
Materials & Techniques: Down
Celestial and Terrestrial Globes by Newton and Son...
Antique 19th Century Globes
Down
An extremely rare and important pair of 21 inch English globes by renowned cartographers John Newton and Son, one of the most important globe makers of early 19th century England. Repre...
Dimensions: H 7 in. W 19.25 in. D 8 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Bronze, Marble, Gold Leaf
19th c. French Bronze And Marble Panther Inkwell
Antique 19th Century French Desk Accessories
Bronze, Marble, Gold Leaf
Nineteenth century French double inkwell adorned with gilt accents, situated upon a green marble base, and centered by prominent bronze sculpture of a panther in motion.
Pitti Table
James Graham-Stewart Ltd.
Dimensions: H 28 in. W 5 ft. 1 in. D 34 in.
Dealer Location: London, GB
Materials & Techniques: Palisander, Ebony, Ivory, Scagliola
Pitti Table
Antique 18th Century and Earlier Center Tables
Palisander, Ebony, Ivory, Scagliola
AN IMPORTANT FLORENTINE PALISANDER AND EBONY TABLE TOP INLAID WITH IVORY AND SCAGLIOLA, SECOND QUARTER OF THE 17TH CENTURY, ON AN ENGLISH IVORY-INLAID MACASSAR EBONY AND EBONISED BASE, ...
Dimensions: H 3 in. W 20.5 in. D 13 in.
Dealer Location: London, GB
Materials & Techniques: Crocodile, Glass, Leather
Rare Vintage Crocodile Desk Set by Vickery
Vickery, London
Early 20th Century British Desk Accessories
Crocodile, Glass, Leather
A rare and large vintage crocodile leather desk set of superb quality by Vickery, Regent Street, London, circa 1910-1915. The center panel can be slightly elevated by a spring loaded ca...
Antique Sultanabad Rug
Nazmiyal
Dimensions: W 11 ft. 10 in. L 6 ft. 10 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Materials & Techniques: Wool
Antique Sultanabad Rug
Early 20th Century Sultanabad Persian Rugs
Wool
This profoundly gorgeous, impeccably made antique Oriental rug -- an antique Sultanabad piece made in Persia some time around the turn of twentieth century -- is a magnificent example o...
Dimensions: H 8 in. W 4.5 in.
Dealer Location: Stamford, CT
Materials & Techniques: Sterling Silver
Steuben Paperweight and Letter Knife
Vintage 1960s Desk Accessories
Sterling Silver
In the Arthurian only a true king can withdraw the sword from the stone. In James Houston's contemporary interpretation of the myth, the sword is a letter knife and the stone is a pape...
Carl Auböck Prototype Book Ends
Sigmar
Dimensions: H 13.5 in. W 27 in. D 3.5 in.
Dealer Location: London, GB
Materials & Techniques: Brass
Carl Auböck Prototype Book Ends
Carl Auböck
20th Century Austrian Modern Sculptures
Brass
Solid brass casts made as prototypes for book ends by the Aubock workshop. The shape was never used as book ends but revisited again a decade or so later and made into ashtrays. Very ra...
Directoire Period Carrara Marble Clock
Milord Antiques
Dimensions: H 12 in. W 7.5 in. D 3.5 in.
Dealer Location: Montreal, CA
Directoire Period Carrara Marble Clock
Antique 19th Century French Clocks
Directoire period white carrara marble clock fitted with fine gilt bronze mounts - the enamel dial "Dautel, rue de Chionville."
Dimensions: H 8.75 in. W 5.75 in. D 1 in.
Dealer Location: Washington, DC
"Ashcombe", by Cecil Beaton, Signed & Inscribed, P...
Cecil Beaton
Vintage 1940s English Books
"Ashcombe", by Cecil Beaton, Signed & Inscribed, Property of Greta Garbo
Dimensions: H 47 in. W 28.5 in. D 33 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Pair of Custom High Back Lounge Chairs by Thad Hay...
Thad Hayes
Late 20th Century American Lounge Chairs
Pair of beautifully-crafted high back lounge chairs with oak bases, upholstered with black leather welting, custom designed by Thad Hayes for in an interior in Tribeca, American 1990's
Dimensions: H 2.75 in. W 11.5 in. D 2.38 in.
Dealer Location: New York, NY
Tiffany Studios, New York Bronze Inkwell and Pen T...
Tiffany Studios
Early 20th Century Desk Accessories
A Tiffany Studios, New York patinated bronze inkwell and pen tray with favrile glass insert. (MG #13276)
Dimensions: H 7.28 in. D 15.75 in.
Dealer Location: Haarlem, NL
Materials & Techniques: Iron
16th c. Column Shaped Antique Andirons
Antique 18th Century and Earlier Dutch Gothic Fireplaces and Mantels
Iron
Great pair of solid casted 16th century column shaped andirons. Gothic period