A Custom House

Austin, TX

About A Custom House

A Custom House's design philosophy is understated and classic - with a fresh perspective. We never want a space to feel pretentious or artificial. We want our pieces to feel personal and fresh, but not overly designed. We combine natural elements like wood, seashells and stone with linen and natural fibers. A Custom House focus' on restraint and simplicity in design. We love layering textures and strive for a collected feel with an eye towards proper scale and proportion. We like modern lines next to a gilded carved mirror, and we love rough surfaces next to polished o...Read More

A Custom House

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Featured Pieces

20th Century United States Cabinets
Wood, Lacquer
A black lacquer display cabinet commissioned in 1977-1978 with unique embellishments. The finish is decorated with Coromandel door panels in gilt and polychrome depicting figural la...
Coalport Porcelain
Antique Late 19th Century England Dinner Plates
Porcelain
A set of four plates in the blue and white dragon pattern by Coalport.
Mason's Ironstone
Antique Late 19th Century England Tableware
Ironstone
A set of four large shallow soup bowls in the Mason ironstone pattern, blue pheasant.
Mason's Ironstone
Antique Mid-19th Century England Tableware
Ironstone
A set of six Mason ironstone shallow soup bowls. The pattern is blue and white pheasant.
Early 20th Century Italy Wall Mirrors
Giltwood
Large Venetian giltwood wall mirror, 20th century, with an urn form crest, over the pierced carved foliate frame, a shaped mirror plate, measures: 28.5 W x 60 H.
Antique 19th Century France Louis XV Wall Mirrors
Giltwood
Louis XV style giltwood wall mirror, 19th century, the pierced foliate and shell form crest centered by foliate garland, with carved trim around the shaped mirror plate, measure: 53 ...
Mason's Ironstone
Antique Mid-19th Century England Pitchers
Ironstone
Two ewers in the blue pheasant pattern. The larger is 8" H and 6-1/2" D, the smaller is 7-12" H and 6-1/4" D.
20th Century Kenya Primitives
Wood
African two part small chair with carved elephant at the upper back, the seat fits into a pierced slot at center of the back board.
Mason's Ironstone
Antique Mid-19th Century England Pitchers
Ironstone
A set of three small ewers by Mason's Ironstone in the blue dragon pattern. They stand 4.5" tall and are 3.75" in diameter.
Antique 19th Century France Drawings
Paper
Framed etching on paper, after, "Femme nue couchA~©e a droite", " "Cau-forte originale" pencil titled with Renoir name at right (Pierre Auguste Renoir, Frenc...
Antique Late 19th Century France Platters and Serveware
Terracotta
A large round antique terracotta cheese draining bowl with a gold and brown speckled glaze.
Phoebe Howard
2010- United States Regency Dining Room Tables
22k Gold, Wood
An extension dining table designed by Phoebe Howard in dark ebony stained wood. The table features Regency style spider legs with a painted 23-karat gilt banding detail on the edge o...

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