John Bly

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The Bly family have been dealers since the beginning of the 19th century. An ancient letterhead proclaimed “John Bly – Antique Dealers since the reign of William IV”. The grandfather of the present John Bly first established his own business in the centre of Tring in 1891. In 1991, the firm’s 100th year, John Bly opened showrooms in St James London and in 2014 his son James opened a gallery in London’s King’s Road, Chelsea. James Bly provides the same services that his great grandfather established: fine antiques bought and sold, full valuations, and cabinet making and...Read More

John Bly

1stdibs Dealer Since 2013

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The British Antique Dealers' Association

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Featured Pieces

Pair of 19th Century Oriental Carved and Painted Geese
Pair of 19th Century Oriental Carved and Painte...
Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Folk Art Sculptures and Carvings
Palmwood
"Hen Pecked" A wonderful decorative pair of Oriental carved palm wood and polychrome geese.  Folk Art, allegorical of the male being reprimanded by the female.   
Pair of English Regency Period Cut Crystal Decanters with Original Stoppers
Pair of English Regency Period Cut Crystal Deca...
Antique Early 19th Century English Regency Glass
Crystal
A superb pair of English Regency period cut crystal decanters of the finest quality retaining their original stoppers. The stoppers with hobnail centres and cross cut edges over fac...
Late 19th Century Rectangular Mirror with Ebonized Black Frame
Late 19th Century Rectangular Mirror with Eboni...
Antique 1880s English Minimalist Floor Mirrors and Full-Length Mirrors
Mirror, Beech
Of superb scale this mirror retains its original glass plate and panelled back. It can be hung portrait or landscape over a console, sofa or hall table or simply stood on floor as a...
18th Century French Oak and Upholstered High Back Open Armchair
18th Century French Oak and Upholstered High Ba...
Antique 1750s French French Provincial Armchairs
Upholstery, Oak
A good mid-18th century French oak high back open armchair. The upholstered seat and back with shaped arms and apron standing on fine cabriole legs joined with cross stretcher and ce...
George III Period English Cut Glass Honey Jar and Cover
George III Period English Cut Glass Honey Jar a...
Antique Early 1800s English George III Glass
Cut Glass
This wonderful pot and cover with diamond, facet and flute cutting throughout. Fabulous color.
Pair of 18th Century Cut Crystal Conserve or Sweetmeat Jars and Covers
Pair of 18th Century Cut Crystal Conserve or Sw...
Antique Late 18th Century English Adam Style Glass
Crystal
This fine and rare pair of jars and covers are of the finest quality. The lids with crown cut knop handles, hobnail and facet cutting and scalloped edge, the jar as above on square b...
Mahogany Desk Chair, French Empire Period, Cabriole Legs, Early 19th Century
Mahogany Desk Chair, French Empire Period, Cabr...
Antique Early 19th Century French Empire Chairs
Upholstery, Mahogany
The drop in seat below a beautifully carved top splat and turned central rail with finials, the reeded and decorated scroll arms resting on stylized capitols on the polished seat rai...
George II Period Mahogany Tripod Table with Gun Barrel Stem
George II Period Mahogany Tripod Table with Gun...
Antique Mid-18th Century English George II Center Tables
Mahogany
The single plank tilt-top top on a birdcage mechanism, the turned gun barrel stem on generous cabriole legs with slipper pad feet. Of superb proportions and in excellent condition r...
20th Century Rock Crystal and Amethyst Glass Eighteen-Light Chandelier
20th Century Rock Crystal and Amethyst Glass Ei...
Vintage 1980s English Belle Époque Chandeliers and Pendants
Brass, Rock Crystal, Glass
A late 20th century brass French cage style chandelier recently re-dressed with 18 lights over two tiers dressed with rock crystal uncut pears, pendalogues, facet cut pear drops and ...
Pair of 18th Century Mahogany Dutch Torcheres with Tripod Base on Cabriole Legs
Pair of 18th Century Mahogany Dutch Torcheres w...
Antique 1740s Dutch Dutch Colonial Pedestals
Mahogany
A fine pair of mid-18th century mahogany Dutch torcheres. The quatrefoil tops with moulded edge on double baluster shaped triform stems on a tripod base with cabriole legs carved at ...
Pair of 19th Century Marquetry Tazza, in Rosewood, Walnut and Boxwood
Pair of 19th Century Marquetry Tazza, in Rosewo...
Antique 1830s English Neoclassical Architectural Models
Rosewood, Walnut, Boxwood
The kylix shape turned dishes of walnut with central ebony and boxwood inlaid paterae, on square block supports and plinths of rosewood with further fine boxwood marquetry.
Pair of Early 20th Century Chinnoiserie Framed Mirrors in the Queen Anne Style
Pair of Early 20th Century Chinnoiserie Framed ...
Lenygon & Morant
Early 20th Century English Queen Anne Wall Mirrors
Mirror, Gold Leaf, Giltwood, Lacquer
The frames with "Japanned" decoration of flowers, birds, Chinamen, buildings and gold lattice work. The tops of carved and giltwood decoration of floral sprays, scrolls and gadroonin...

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