Jean-Marc Fray French Antiques

Austin, TX

About Jean-Marc Fray French Antiques

“I’m always looking for the emotion, mystery, and intimacy in a piece.” For over 20 years, Jean-Marc Fray has presented collectors and designers with distinctive, vintage finds, and treasured European antiques dating from the 17th to early 20th centuries. These fine pieces rarely sit on the floor of European dealers. Instead, they come directly from collectors’ homes and a meticulously cultivated array of unique sources throughout France, Italy, and Spain. A native of Marseilles and growing up in Nice, Jean-Marc would spend weekends at the Cours Saleya seaside antique m...Read More

Jean-Marc Fray French Antiques

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Vintage 1910-1919 Italy Baroque Revival Wall Mirrors
Mirror, Gold Leaf
Very large sunburst mirror of wood and gold leaf purchased in Florence (Tuscany). This eye-catching piece from 1910 is dramatic, impressive and extremely well crafted.
2010- Italy Chandeliers and Pendants
Murano Glass, Gold Leaf
Unique chandelier made of Murano glass in a beautiful, striking ivory color. The twelve arms of the chandelier alternate in length for a dynamic depth. To add texture, there are ring...
Vintage 1950-1959 France Mid-Century Modern Buffets
Brass, Macassar
French Macassar of ebony buffet, featuring gilt brass trims top and bottom and a cobalt black glass top. Legs are tapered and ebonized with brass feet. Two doors open to a detailed l...
Ongaro e Fuga
2000-2009 Italy Wall Mirrors
Mirror, Murano Glass, Gold Leaf
Mirror made of Murano glass. This striking piece has a frame with Avventurina gold leaf glass and smoked diamond shaped pieces of mirror. The lattice pattern draws the eye to the cen...
Alberto Donà
2010- Italy Table Lamps
Murano Glass, Gold Leaf
Wonderful gray Murano glass lamps with a ridged “beehive" effect for texture and depth. These handblown fixtures have a deep gray color that is very eye-catching. Between the ba...
Vintage 1980-1989 Italy Modern Picture Frames
Brass, Murano Glass, Gold Leaf
Pair of Murano glass photo frames with brass detailing attributed to Venini. These vintage pieces have 23-karat gold leaf throughout the glass. The hand-blown glass frames are execut...
Vintage 1960-1969 Italy Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps
Murano Glass, Chrome
Fantastic spherical floor lamp with a wonderful handblown Murano glass globe top. The glass is a mixture of white opaque and translucent glass. The sphere sits atop a polished chrome...
Maison Charles
Vintage 1940-1949 France Art Deco Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Bronze, Glass
Iconic and dynamic coffee table by Maison Charles. This piece boasts four gilded bronze horse heads supporting the glass top. The top has a trim of black around transparent glass. Th...
Tobia Scarpa
2010- Italy Modern Vases
Murano Glass
Set of three handblown Murano glass vases of different sizes executed in the “battuto,” or “hammered,” fashion originated by Tobia Scarpa during his time at Venini in an antique subt...
Alberto Donà
2010- Italy Modern Decorative Bowls
Murano Glass
Geometric bowls made of handblown Murano glass in a transparent, very lightly tinted glass. Each bowl is crystal-like in shape, and look wonderful from every direction. They are pric...
2010- Italy Modern Chandeliers and Pendants
Murano Glass
Ten branch chandelier in the manner of Barovier. This piece is a beautiful gray “acciaio” color that is enhanced with iconic rostrate bobèches and components. This chandelier has bee...
Vintage 1940-1949 France Mid-Century Modern Sofas
Brass, Leather, Oak
This stylish Chesterfield sofa is in fantastic condition and made of a beautifully patinated green leather. The tufted leather has been fully reconditioned and is very comfortable. T...

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