Adam Calvert Bentley

London, GB

About Adam Calvert Bentley

Adam Calvert Bentley was formed when Adam Bentley moved away from his previous career as a fine art and antiques conservator and started dealing in fine European furniture and decorative antique objects. Adam works closely with Lucinda Chetwode who has been trading as Ardgowan Antiques since she set up business in her house in Scotland in 1983. Lucinda also lectures on the subjects of Decorative Arts and Architecture for institutions such as V&A and other international museums. In the summer of 2017 Adam opened a new showroom, by appointment, in Battersea, London. A...Read More

Adam Calvert Bentley

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18th Century Louis XV Painted Centre Table
Antique Mid-18th Century France Rococo Center Tables
Oak
The serpentine top decorated with faux marble paintwork above a frieze carved with Rococo scrollwork and shells raised on similarly carved cabriole legs terminating in hoof feet. ...
18th Century English George III Painted Sofa
Thomas Chippendale
Antique Mid-18th Century England Rococo Sofas
Upholstery, Beech
18th century English George III painted sofa. In the French taste, the moulded beechwood frame carved with flowers to the cresting and seat rails. The serpentine form raised on cabr...
Pair of Large Late 19th Century Wall Lanterns
Antique Late 19th Century England Late Victorian Lanterns
Brass, Glass, Tôle
The curved tops with carrying handles above a pierced cushion moulding and with bevelled glazing to three sides, one hinged. The backs fitted with wall mounting brackets. One with o...
High Wingback Wing Armchair in George III Style
20th Century England George III Armchairs
Upholstery, Mahogany
High wingback armchair in George III style. The high arched-back with outswept arms above a dished seat raised on canted mahogany legs joined by "H" stretchers. Fully re-u...
18th Century Louis XV Walnut Fauteuil or Armchair
Antique Mid-18th Century France Louis XV Armchairs
Upholstery, Walnut
18th century Louis XV walnut fauteuil The unusually high-backed, moulded frame carved with leaves and flowers and with an unusually tall upholstered back, loose-cushioned seat and c...
18th Century, Early George-III Mahogany Armchair
Antique 18th Century England Neoclassical Office Chairs and Desk Chairs
Suede, Upholstery, Mahogany
The unusual urn splat below a shaped cresting leading down to the boldly scrolling arms. The suede covered float-buttoned seat raised on reeded tapering legs joined by "H" ...
Pair of Early 19th Century Glass Lidded Vases
Antique Early 19th Century France Regency Glass
Gold, Cut Glass
The urn shaped form decorated with bands of engraved and gilt foliage on a frosted and partly blue-painted ground. France. Circa: 1810  
18th Century Dolphin Console Table
Antique Mid-18th Century Italy Baroque Console Tables
Walnut, Pine
The serpentine top painted to imitate marble and raised on a well-carved walnut base formed as a dolphin on a carved rock work base. Measure: Height 76cm / 29.75'' Depth 31cm / 1...
Pair of Louis-Philippe Painted Etagere Tables o...
Antique 1840-1849 France Louis Philippe End Tables
Oak
The serpentine tops and rectangular under-shelves painted with faux marble decoration and supported on blue painted baluster turned trestle supports with turned bun feet. Beautifully...
Pair of 18th Century, Italian Blackamoor Figures
Antique Early 18th Century Italy Baroque Figurative Sculptures
Pine
Carved showing a male and female figure dancing, he in a doublet, she in a skirt of palm-fronds raised on turned and gadroon-carved plinths with faux marble decoration.   
George II Painted Tripod Table
Antique Early 18th Century England George II Dessert Tables and Tilt-top...
Elm, Pine, Paint
The circular tilt-top very finely painted with a still life of an urn, fruit and a parrot against a scenic landscape, raised on a gun-barrel turned central support with tripod base. ...
Unusual Painted Tilt-Top Table
George Bullock
Antique Early 19th Century England Regency End Tables
Beech
The oval finely top painted with a port scene, possibly showing the quay at East Point in Hong Kong's Victoria harbour with Kellet Island in the distance and raised on painted trestl...

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