H 34.25 in. W 27 in. D 21 in.
Exceptional Pair of Early 19th Century English Lib...
Antique 19th Century British Armchairs
Pair of English Library Chairs Circa 1830
H 29.5 in. Dm 4 ft. 0.5 in.
Octagonal Gothic Revival Walnut Library Table
Antique 19th Century American Gothic Revival Tables
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...
H 7.75 in. W 5.75 in. D 4.5 in.
Edgar Brandt French Art Deco Pair of Wrought Iron ...
Early 20th Century French Art Deco Bookends
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.
H 5 in. Dm 1.75 in.
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...
H 8 ft. 10 in. W 5 ft. 6 in. D 26 in.
Pair of Important Library Ladders Attributed to Na...
Antique 19th Century French Napoleon III Stairs
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.
H 44.88 in. W 31.5 in. D 31.5 in.
A Very Unusual And Chic Crocodile Upholstered Wing...
Antique 18th Century and Earlier British Queen Anne Wingback Chairs
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...
H 14.96 in. W 10.24 in. D 4.72 in.
Rare And Unusual Early 19th c. Empire Ormolu & Pat...
Antique 19th Century French Clocks
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,...
H 22 in. W 15 in. D 15 in.
'Malle Bibliotheque' (Book trunk) by 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...
H 11 in. W 4.38 in. D 4.25 in.
Alabaster Bust of Voltaire by Antoine Rosset (Fren...
Antique 18th Century and Earlier French Neoclassical Sculptures
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, ...
Dm 3 ft.
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...
W 13 ft. 4 in. L 16 ft. 2 in.
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...
H 43 in. W 26 in. D 26.5 in.
18th C Corner Mahogany and Pine Metamorphic Chair
Antique Mid-18th Century English Chippendale Corner Chairs
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...
H 24.5 in. Dm 16.5 in.
Antique Pair of Cary's Table Globes, circa 1800 an...
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...
H 43.7 in. W 28.35 in. D 30.31 in.
Jean Royère Genuine Documented Armchair, Blackene...
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Armchairs
Faux Fur, Wood, Wool
Jean Royère genuine documented rarest armchair with blackened arm and faux fur reupholster.
H 38.75 in. W 25.5 in. D 17.25 in.
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...
W 8 ft. 10 in. L 19 ft. 7 in.
Caucasian Kuba Carpet
Antique Mid-18th Century Caucasian Rugs
Caucasian Kuba carpet from 18th century with subtle design motifs in field and border.
H 12.5 in. W 9.5 in. D 1.25 in.
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...
H 37 in. W 26 in. D 29 in.On Hold
Lounge Chair and Ottoman by Frits Henningsen
Vintage 1940s Danish Scandinavian Modern Lounge Chairs
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...
H 36.5 in. W 32.5 in. D 8.5 in.
French Art Deco Asymmetrical Walnut Etagere
Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Bookcases
Small French Art Deco etagere or tier table composed of walnut in an asymmetrical, labyrinthian arrangement of straight shelves and and curved sides.
H 29 in. W 6 ft. D 36 in.
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...
H 7 ft. 11 in. W 42.5 in. D 23 in.
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.
H 7 in. W 4.75 in. D 1.25 in.
Rare Wiener Werkstatte Gilt Leather Book Binding
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...
H 45.5 in. W 32.25 in. D 24 in.
English Walnut Art Folio Stand, circa 1890
Antique 19th Century English Magazine Racks and Stands
English walnut art folio stand, circa 1890; adjustable by cord mechanism.
H 43.75 in. W 6 ft. 5 in. D 17 in.Sale Price45% Off
Grand Arched Victorian Chimneypiece
Antique 19th Century English Victorian Fireplaces and Mantels
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
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
Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Books
Rare Paul Morand book, "New York," 1930.
H 11 in. W 9 in. D 1 in.
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...
A George II Walnut Library Armchair
Antique 18th Century and Earlier British George II Armchairs
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.
H 5 ft. 7.8 in. W 34 in. D 12.75 in.
A Fine Pair of Georgian Rosewood and Brass Inlaid ...
Antique 19th Century English George III Bookcases
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...
H 27 1/2 W 17 1/2
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.
H 27 in. W 14 in. D 12 in.
Pair of 19th Century Marble Busts Portraying Class...
Antique 19th Century Classical Greek Sculptures
Larger than life sized busts identified as Ancient Greek philosophers Djocenes and Sokrates, or Diogenes and Socrates, by carved inscriptions beneath each likeness.
H 9 ft. 2.3 in. W 8 ft. 2.4 in. D 23 in.
American Breakfront Bookcase "Library Bookcase wit...
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...
H 14 in. W 15.25 in. D 7.25 in.
Jacques Adnet Magazine Rack
20th Century French Magazine Racks and Stands
Handsome Jacques Adnet black skai magazine rack with brass detailing, a brass hoop handle and a gold polygon star.
H 26.5 in. W 21.5 in. D 23.5 in.
Pair of Large Early 18th Century Bookstands Carved...
Antique Early 18th Century Italian Baroque Sculptures
Pair of large 18th century bois doré bookstands, carved as doves mounted on orbs.
H 33 in. W 31 in. D 26 in.
George I Figured Elm and Oak Corner Desk Chair, En...
Antique Early 18th Century English George I Corner Chairs
Finely figured George I carved elmwood and oak corner chair with a shaped scrolling crest rail terminating in circular drink rests, above two outcurvate back panels, a shaped slip seat ...
H 35.5 in. W 27.5 in. D 14.5 in.
Melt Bookcase by Thomas Sandell for Marsotto Edizi...
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...
H 1 in. W 5.25 in. D 3.5 in.
Antique Leather Bound "Tartan" Set of William Sha...
Antique 19th Century English Books
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.
H 30.5 in. W 5 ft. 4 in. D 32 in.
French Cherry Leather Top Library Table, Circa 177...
Antique 1770s French Louis XV Desks and Writing Tables
Brass, Leather, Cherry
French Cherry library table with a leather top writing surface, two sliding drawers, original brasses, and terminating on cabriole legs with hoof feet. table is finished on both sides w...
H 26.5 in. Dm 15 in.
Empire Style Gilt Bronze and Tole Bouillotte Lamp
Antique 19th Century French Table Lamps
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...
H 17.3 in. W 14.4 in. D 20 in.
Norman Mailer, Moonfire, Lunar Rock Edition No. 1,...
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...
H 7 ft. 10.5 in. W 4 ft. 1.3 in. D 24.5 in.
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...
H 3.25 in. W 7 in. D 3.5 in.
Art Deco Sterling Silver Letter Rack
William B. Kerr & Co.
Early 20th Century American Art Deco 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.
H 27 in. W 41.13 in. D 16.25 in.
Regency Period Faux Rosewood Writing Table with Tw...
Antique 19th Century English Regency Desks and Writing Tables
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...
H 46 in. Dm 27 in.
Celestial and Terrestrial Globes by Newton and Son...
Antique 19th Century Globes
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...
H 7 in. W 19.25 in. D 8 in.
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.
H 28 in. W 5 ft. 1 in. D 34 in.On Hold
17th Century Florentine Palisander Tabletop on Ear...
Antique 17th Century Italian Center Tables
Palisander, Ebony, Ivory, Scagliola
An important Florentine palisander and ebony tabletop inlaid with ivory and scagliola, second quarter of the 17th century, On an English ivory-inlaid Macassar ebony and ebonized base, c...
H 3 in. W 20.5 in. D 13 in.
Rare Vintage Crocodile Desk Set by Vickery
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...
W 11 ft. 10 in. L 6 ft. 10 in.
Antique Sultanabad Rug
Early 20th Century Sultanabad Persian Rugs
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...
H 8 in. W 4.5 in.
Steuben Paperweight and Letter Knife
Vintage 1960s Desk Accessories
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...
H 8.75 in. W 5.75 in. D 1 in.
"Ashcombe", by Cecil Beaton, Signed & Inscribed, P...
Vintage 1940s English Books
"Ashcombe", by Cecil Beaton, Signed & Inscribed, Property of Greta Garbo
H 12 in. W 7.5 in. D 3.5 in.
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."
H 47 in. W 28.5 in. D 33 in.On Hold
Pair of Custom High Back Lounge Chairs by Thad Hay...
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
H 2.75 in. W 11.5 in. D 2.38 in.
Tiffany Studios, New York Bronze Inkwell and Pen T...
Early 20th Century Desk Accessories
A Tiffany Studios, New York patinated bronze inkwell and pen tray with favrile glass insert. (MG #13276)
H 7.28 in. D 15.75 in.
16th c. Column Shaped Antique Andirons
Antique 18th Century and Earlier Dutch Gothic Fireplaces and Mantels
Great pair of solid casted 16th century column shaped andirons. Gothic period
H 5 in. W 9 in. D 5 in.
Mid century Italian green onyx telephone set
Vintage 1950s Italian Modern Desk Accessories
Mid century green onyx telephone set manufactured by Telart elettronica Viareggio. Italy.
H 19.69 in.
Early 19th Century Continental Carved Marble Bust ...
Antique 19th Century Unknown Sculptures
The bearded gentleman gazing forward, inscribed title to front of base.
H 28.5 in. W 33 in. D 33 in.
Pair of Charles Pfister Lounges
Early 20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs
Charles Pfizer Lounges for Knoll
H 6 ft. W 7 ft. 4 in. D 1 in.
English Mahogany Book Screen
20th Century English Screens and Room Dividers
English mahogany four-panel book screen with hand-painted faux book spines and original hidden gun barrel hinges. An antique screen refitted: The front having leather bound books, the b...
H 7 ft. 7 in. W 6 ft. 9.5 in. D 6 in.
Huge 16th Century Oak Gothic Fire Surround
Antique 18th Century and Earlier British Gothic Architectural Elements
A rare and wonderful Gothic fire surround made in England in the 16th century and later (with repairs and restoration). At a complete loss to explain why image 5 is so light. The piec...