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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19th Century, French Louis xviii Style Carved W...
Antique Mid-19th Century France Chairs
Walnut
French, mid-19th century, Louis XVIII style carved walnut armchair with a straight back over spiral turned arms, acanthus hand rests and rising on spiral turned legs joined by an H-s...
19th Century French Louis Philippe Marble Toppe...
Antique Mid-19th Century France Louis Philippe Commodes and Chests of Dr...
Marble, Walnut, Burl
French Louis Philippe mid-19th century marble topped walnut commode. The walnut case is fitted with four drawers each with burled accents and all rising on bracket feet.
Late 18th Century French Directoire Commode in ...
Antique Late 18th Century France Directoire Commodes and Chests of Drawers
Marble, Cherry
Directoire style commode or buffet in cherrywood with a shaped marble top over a conforming body. The sides are fluted and the piece is fitted with three drawers rising on turned ta...
Late 18th Century French Provincial Walnut Side...
Antique Late 18th Century France Sideboards
Walnut
Walnut sideboard or buffet. The case is fitted with two small drawers over double-door cabinet opening to shelves. The apron is scalloped with a central carved fan motif.
French Louis XVI Style 19th Century Settee
Antique 19th Century France Louis XVI Settees
Giltwood, Linen
A nicely carved Louis XVI style 19th century settee with original patina. Upholstered in Belgian linen with nailhead detail.
Chinese Coromandel Display Cabinet
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...
Large Louis XV Style Giltwood Wall Mirror, 19th...
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 ...
African Two-Piece Small Carved Paddle Chair wit...
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.
Three Small Mason Ironstone Blue Dragon Ewers
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 French Glazed Terracotta Cheese Bowl
Antique Late 19th Century France Platters and Serveware
Terracotta
A large round antique terracotta cheese draining bowl with a gold and brown speckled glaze.
Ten Hickory Upholstered Chippendale Dark Mahoga...
Hickory Chair Furniture Company
2010- United States Chippendale Dining Room Chairs
Mahogany
Ten upholstered side chairs with a dark mahogany finish on the legs and stretcher.
Chinoiserie Painted Metal Tea Canister with Gil...
Early 20th Century China Metalwork
Gilt Metal
A Chinoiserie painted and lidded metal tea canister with gilt decorations on a bright red ground. Measures: 18.5" x 10" D.

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