Soniat House Antiques

New Orleans, LA

About Soniat House Antiques

After having furnished a hotel and multiple private residences, Rodney and Frances Smith's love of antique acquisition has never abated. In 1996 they opened Soniat House Antiques Gallery within their hotel, Soniat House. A handpicked collection of 18th, 19th, and 20th Century French, English, and Italian furniture, light fixtures, and decorative objects are offered. Mid-Century Modern is a period Mr. Smith is currently enjoying exploring. An early member of 1st Dibs, Mr. Smith enjoys working personally with members of the trade as well as private collectors. He also enj...Read More

Soniat House Antiques

1stdibs Dealer Since 2004

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Antique 19th Century France Cupboards
A painted French country cupboard with double doors and a matching single door on the right. The cornice is separate and the hardware is original, with the original key, 19th century.
Antique 19th Century France Bed Coronas
The 19th century French carved, painted and gilded corona in the Japonisme style reflects the oriental influence during the late 19th century.
Antique Mid-19th Century France Lanterns
Painted lantern mounted on crossed poles decorated with tole drapery. Designed to be mounted on corners. Has a single light or can be rigged for gas.
Antique Late 19th Century France Rococo Revival Armchairs
Feathers, Linen, Wood
A pair of painted armchairs with gilded accent carvings around frames, fretwork on front apron and gilded lion feet legs. Of the French third republic Rococo Revival style; covered i...
Antique 19th Century France Empire Revival Wall Mirrors
Wood, Mirror
19th century French monumental mirror, Pyro gravure frame. The vine design burned into the wood frame is typical of the period. The replacement mirror is mercury glass.
Antique Early 19th Century Denmark Clocks
This early 19th century Danish painted tall case clock is in working condition with complete mechanism. A delicate carved wreath surrounds the clock face and carved draperies grace t...
Small Leather Topped Desk
$4,800 Sale Price
40% Off
Antique 18th Century and Earlier France Desks
An 18th century French painted three-drawer desk. It has a leather top and two doors. The knee hole is very small, as in the period one sat sideways with only the right knee under th...
Vintage 1950-1959 France Louis XVI Console Tables
The pair of steel consoles are painted in a trompe l'oiel Louis XVI design. The design is executed in cream and blue enamel.
Antique Late 18th Century France Rococo Paintings
Canvas, Wood
Originally an 18th century French firescreen with a musical motif painted in oil on canvas fixed to a wooden panel.
20th Century France Table Lamps
Zinc, Bronze
A pair of zinc fleur-de-lis finials made into lamps. The base is bronze, with grey rectangular shades.
20th Century France Console Tables
An early 20th century console table painted in the Portuguese style with natural wood top.
Antique 17th Century France Wall Brackets
A 17th century carved wood and polychrome angel bracket.

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