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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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.
Regency Style Capri Dining Table with Ebony Sta...
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...
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.
Walnut Trestle Table, Italian Baroque Style
Antique Late 19th Century Italy Dining Room Tables
Walnut
An Italian Baroque style walnut trestle form refectory table, having a rectangular top over pierced trestle base, joined by a carved stretcher support.
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.
Four-Door French Louis XVI Style Buffet
Antique 19th Century France Buffets
Walnut
Louis XVI style French buffet with marble top. Four doors and four drawers. Brass detailing on the doors and drawers and brass toe caps.
French, 19th Century Giltwood Settee, Louis XVI
Antique 19th Century France Louis XVI Settees
Giltwood
A fine giltwood Louis XVI style settee, 19th century, freshly upholstered in off-white linen with Versailles nailhead detail on self tape.

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