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Pair of Chinese Carriage Benches
Pair of Chinese Carriage Benches
Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Benches
Elm
Elegantly simple in design, this pair of carriage benches from China's Zhejiang province celebrates the beauty of clean lines. Made of northern elmwood, each bench was constructed wi...
French Rustic Wooden Backless Pearling Bench from the Mid-19th Century
French Rustic Wooden Backless Pearling Bench fr...
Antique Mid-19th Century French Rustic Industrial and Work Tables
Wood
This French rustic wooden pearling bench from the 1850s features a long and narrow two-plank seat rhythmically marked with small holes and flanked with two simple rails. The bench is...
Chinese Lacquered Bench with Splayed Legs
Chinese Lacquered Bench with Splayed Legs
Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Benches
Walnut
In most Qing dynasty homes, stools and chairs were the only form of elevated seating, and a bench such as this would have been found at a temple or public theater. This 19th century ...
Long Antique Painted Romanian Trunk with Original Paint
Long Antique Painted Romanian Trunk with Origin...
Antique Mid-19th Century Hungarian Blanket Chests
The original Folk Art paint is vibrant and in remarkable condition on this unusually long and narrow trunk. The wear on the top is typical for a vintage piece and an indication that ...
Long Antique Swedish Bench with White Paint
Long Antique Swedish Bench with White Paint
Antique Mid-19th Century Swedish Benches
There is something whimsical about this long Swedish bench with it's pierced back splat and repetitive triangle design reminiscent of a fairy tale. The distressed off white paint wit...
Antique Country Pine Storage Bench from Sweden
Antique Country Pine Storage Bench from Sweden
Antique Mid-19th Century Swedish Benches
Pine
This lovely pine bench is a wonderful example of Swedish country craftsmanship in the Karl Johan design and period. The gentle curve of the arms and lovely carved details add to its ...
Rare 19th Century Colonial Export Triple-Back Padouk Hall Bench
Rare 19th Century Colonial Export Triple-Back P...
Antique 1860s Indian British Colonial Benches
The breakfront bevel carving to the top rail is surmounted on a thumbnail moulding and sits above scrolled leaf carving to three fielded back panels. The serpent heads that decorate ...
19th Century Biedermeier Solid Cherry Wood Bench
19th Century Biedermeier Solid Cherry Wood Bench
Antique 1830s German Biedermeier Benches
Cherry
A solid cherrywood bench with beautiful patina. The bench is from the time of Biedermeier. You can sit well on the bench at a seat high of 48 cm and the stand is also good, although ...
Antique Swedish Gustavian Style Painted Six-Leg Bench, Mid-19th Century
Antique Swedish Gustavian Style Painted Six-Leg...
Antique Mid-19th Century Swedish Gustavian Benches
Fabric, Wood
Antique Swedish style white painted six-leg bench with upholstered top. Lovely egg and dart border below the seat and a carved rosette above each leg. Tapered fluted legs with a le...
Antique French Chestnut Coffer
Antique Mid-19th Century French Benches
Chestnut
This is a terrific multipurpose piece, to be used at the end of the bed or up against a wall, as storage and a seat, and sometimes as a long narrow coffee table when there is just a ...
French Louis XIII Style Upholstered Bench with ...
Antique Mid-19th Century French Louis XIII Benches
Upholstery, Walnut, Brass
A French Louis XIII style walnut bench from the third quarter of the 19th century, with 'os de mouton' base and upholstery. Born during the reign of Emperor Napoleon III, this exquis...
Rare 1840s Completely Restored Walnut Wooden Bench
Antique 1840s French Louis Philippe Benches
Foam, Walnut, Velvet, Wood
Rare 1840s bench in Louis Philippe style. Solid walnut wood frame fully restored with original walnut finish. Bench has finials on each corner with moulding design on the sides. Seat...
Regency Burl Walnut Cellarette, Large Scale
Antique 1830s Scottish Regency Benches
Burl
Exceptional English or Scottish burl walnut cellarette. The possibly unique form with stunning burl veneer make for a rare and singular piece of furniture. The unusual scale and beau...
Belgian Gothic Revival Bench, Side Table, circa...
Antique Mid-19th Century Gothic Revival Benches
Four carved women appear to be supporting the top on their heads. The veiled heads and flowing robes give depth and flow to the angled saber legs, the legs are united by carved side...
French Mid-19th Century Wooden Bench with Carve...
Antique Mid-19th Century French Benches
Muslin, Upholstery, Wood
This French wooden bench from the mid-19th century features an exquisite slightly out-scrolled back with delicate carving marking the three seats. Two carved deer flank a central pea...
Iron Bench after a Design by Karl Friedrich Sch...
Karl Friedrich Schinkel
Antique Mid-19th Century German Neoclassical Benches
Iron
Iron bench with a central motif, the armchairs and in horses’ heads and the feet correspondingly in hooves. The backrest originally had two motives but it had been remodeled and a si...
19th Century French Oak, Hand-Painted Venetian ...
Antique Mid-19th Century French Baroque Benches
Oak
The tall shaped back of the Venetian style bench is hand-painted in gold, tan and charcoal colors. It is made of French oak and has a locking lid on the seat.
Antique Victorian Rustic Oak Bench
Antique 1850s English Victorian Benches
Oak
Very long antique Victorian solid oak bench in lovely original condition. There are various marks, knocks, indentations and distressing all-over this piece, which only adds to the ov...
Pair of Charles X Gothic Revival Rosewood Benches
Antique 1830s French Gothic Revival Benches
Upholstery, Rosewood
Each with rectangular upholstered seat over a Gothic-arched and trefoil apron, raised on spiral-turned legs terminating in toupee feet.
Austrian 1850s Biedermeier Upholstered Stool wi...
Antique Mid-19th Century Austrian Biedermeier Benches
Muslin, Upholstery, Wood, Walnut
This adorable Austrian Biedermeier walnut stool from the mid-19th century features high out-scrolled upholstered arms flanking an upholstered seat. The simple curvy lines of the uppe...
Coalbrookdale Aesthetic Movement Cast Iron Gard...
Coalbrookdale Foundry
Antique 1860s English Victorian Benches
Iron
Coalbrookdale. A cast Iron garden bench. Nasturtium design. With 'C.B. Dale & Co.' stamp to the back and a registration diamond mark for 1866. An exceptional original silvered exam...
Pair of 19th Century French Benches
Antique Mid-19th Century French Benches
Oak
Pair of 19th century French benches.
English Oak Bench with Splayed Turned Legs and ...
Antique Mid-19th Century English Benches
Oak
An English oak bench from the mid-19th century, with splayed turned legs and cross stretcher. This English oak bench features a rectangular seat, adorned on the sides with notched mo...
19th Century Chinese Flanked Top Bench with Clo...
Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Furniture
Elm
During the Qing dynasty, a preference for ornamentation introduced open work and elaborate carvings to the classic, clean lines of Ming-era furniture. Preserving the best of both sty...
19th Century English, William IV Mahogany Bench
Antique Mid-19th Century English Benches
19th century English, William IV mahogany bench.
Antique Swedish Gustavian Style Painted Curved ...
Antique Mid-19th Century Swedish Gustavian Benches
Wood
Antique Swedish Gustavian style distress painted curved bench in Swedish Gustavian white paint. The border is carved with lamb tongue detail with a rosette carved at the top of each ...
Antique Spanish Colonial Hand-Carved Mahogany E...
Antique Mid-19th Century Spanish Spanish Colonial Benches
Leather, Mahogany
Antique Spanish carved mahogany embossed leather long bench with original embossed leather and wonderfully hand-carved bench. Five feet long! Very rare and fine. Some small tears to ...
Mid-19th Century French Napoleon III Period Cas...
Antique 1860s French Napoleon III Benches
Iron, Wood, Paint
This mid-19th century Napoleon III period park bench from Normandy, France, features a curved seat and back formed by wooden slats that are bolted to the two cast iron ends. The quin...
European Carved Wood Bench, circa 1868
Antique 1860s European Baroque Revival Benches
Wood
It's up for debate whether this extraordinary 19th century wood bench is Italian or French in origin, but indisputable is the beauty and artistry of the highly detailed carvings. Thr...
English Diminutive Oak Rolled Arm Bench
Antique 1860s Benches
Oak
Rare English diminutive oak rolled arm bench.
Scandinavian Biedermeier Sofa or Upholstered Be...
Antique 1830s Scandinavian Biedermeier Sofas
Upholstery, Birch
A Swedish Karl Johan sofa or daybed in birch with upholstered back, sides and seat; with curved crest rail, ball finials and square block feet. Bottom pulls out and seat lifts up to ...
19th Century French Provincial Daybed in Dove G...
Antique 1860s French French Provincial Daybeds
Wood
A fetching French provincial daybed having gracefully out swept arms and an older attractive dove grey paint finish. The frame shows very gentle wear throughout and is tight and read...
Settle with Storage Lift Up Seat from English Pub
Antique 1860s English Benches
Pine
This came from a pub in the south of the United Kingdom and would be perfect in a mud room because the seat lifts up creating plenty of storage. It is in excellent condition and the ...
Rare Freestanding Swedish Bench
Antique Mid-19th Century Swedish Neoclassical Benches
Upholstery, Wood
Long Swedish bench, circa 1850, finished on all four sides. Deep apron with applied lozenges and turned legs. Integral seat.
Oak Monks Bench Settle, Hall Table
Antique Mid-19th Century Gothic Benches
Oak Monks bench settle, hall table. This unusual piece is known as a monks bench, it is fact a settle with storage compartment inside the seat and the back of the bench can be p...
Allmoge Bench from Sweden Late 1800s in Pine
Antique Mid-19th Century Swedish Folk Art Benches
Pine
The patina of this bench is outstanding. This stunning bench should not be used for sitting, rather for decoration.
French Carved Walnut Bench, Sofa, Daybed Uphols...
Antique 1850s French Elizabethan Sofas
Walnut
19th century French carved walnut bench, sofa, daybed upholstered in original damask Large and very elegant, with beautiful carved Resistant and restored Extra measurements: Se...
19th Century Swedish Birch Bench of Grand Propo...
Antique Mid-19th Century Swedish Victorian Benches
Birch
Here we present a fine quality birch of monumental proportions, circa 1860. Measure: 14 foot 7 inch in length and seats a comfortable 10 - 12. Architectural backrest which is remov...
Swedish Antique Gustavian Six-Legged Bench, cir...
Unknown
Antique Mid-19th Century Swedish Gustavian Benches
Upholstery, Wood
Antique Swedish Gustavian painted bench, with carved lamb's tongue apron, square tapered legs with carved flower rosettes at top of each leg. The bench is painted in a white-greyish ...
Antique Swedish Country Pine Bench
Antique Mid-19th Century Swedish Benches
Pine
The pine glows on this unusual Swedish cottage style bench with all of it's turned spindles and legs. The wax finish enhances the color and patina of the wood and works beautifully w...
19th Century Large Pine Country Bench or Daybed
Antique Mid-19th Century Spanish Renaissance Benches
Pine
Large rustic Swedish pine bench / daybed, circa 1850. Very heavy item. Ideal for a summer house or garden room.  
Victorian Cast-Iron Fern Leaf Motif Garden Settee
Unknown
Antique Mid-19th Century American High Victorian Patio and Garden Furniture
Iron
The Victorian cast-iron garden bench is decorated with sprays of ferns on the back, arms and legs. The seat has an open filigree pattern. Sections of the settee were cast separately ...
Antique Danish Folk Art Painted Storage Bench
Antique Mid-19th Century Danish Benches
Where the aged green base paint has been worn away, an under layer of rust colored paint and the natural pine come through giving this country bench a real cottage feel. Painted flou...
Antique Swedish Gustavian Style Long Painted B...
Antique Mid-19th Century Swedish Gustavian Benches
Wood
Antique Swedish Gustavian Style long painted bench, mid-19th century. Six-leg bench has carved interlocking circular border on apron and rosets above each tapered fluted leg. Swedis...
19th Century Chinese Carved Village Bench
Antique Mid-19th Century Chinese Qing Furniture
Elm
This 19th century village bench from China's Shanxi province is an exceptional example of Qing-dynasty craftsmanship. Unusual for its high back, built-in footrest, and ornate carved ...
Antique French Ash Country Seat
Antique Mid-19th Century French Benches
Ash
This country ash bench has some of the most spectacular grain we have seen! A simple Silhouette with a high back and gently sloping arms. The small drawer at one end of the seat adds...
Pair of Swedish Birchwood Long Benches, Mid-19t...
Antique Mid-19th Century Swedish Karl Johan Stools
Birch
A pair of Swedish birchwood long or window benches, mid-19th century, the upholstered seats between outcurved armrests with carved roundels, raised on sabre legs ending with scrolls.  
Pair of Antique Swedish Gustavian Benches with ...
Antique Mid-19th Century Swedish Gustavian Benches
Wood
Pair of antique Swedish Gustavian benches with curved arms, mid-19th century. Very graceful long benches with arched carved arms, lambs tongue border around base of upholstery, squa...
French 1860s Empire Style Walnut Bench with Out...
Antique Mid-19th Century French Empire Benches
Upholstery, Wood, Walnut
A French Empire style walnut bench from the mid-19th century, with carved swan heads and new upholstery. This French walnut backless bench features an exquisite silhouette, flanked w...
Solid Oak Bench, circa 1850
Antique 1850s English Benches
Oak
Solid oak bench, circa 1850. Thick oak seats on square, chambered legs that are joined by a H-stretcher.
Pair of Italian Louis Philippe Period Benches
Antique Mid-19th Century Italian Benches
Walnut
A very handsome pair of Louis Philippe period benched from Northern Italy. Soundly constructed from walnut with nicely turned legs. The benches have recently been professionally reup...
Early 19th Century Continental Painted Pine Ben...
Unknown
Antique 1830s European Early Victorian Benches
Pine
The painted pine bench showing hues of crusty salmon and russet pink paint, the whole of pegged construction with cut out ends and a one piece plank top with oval shaped ends to an u...
English Pine Settle/Bench
Antique Mid-19th Century English Country Benches
Metal
This classic English settle has a compartment in the seat for storage. It is made of pine and is unfinished. The back has hand carved initials of: CHR. The storage compartment measur...
19th Century, Scandinavian Painted Pine Bench
Antique Mid-19th Century Swedish Rustic Benches
Pine
Traditional rustic Swedish bench, circa 1860. Here we have a bench in as found condition. Painted many years ago which is now wearing through. Removable seat offers a pull section ...
French Rococo Painted and Gilt Stool with Aubu...
Antique Mid-19th Century French Louis XV Stools
A fine Louis XV style French painted and gilt stool with Aubusson upholstery with brass tacks. On four cabriole legs with raised Rococo gilded carving over a cream colored paint. A v...
19th Century Carved Oak Box Settle
Antique Mid-19th Century English Victorian Benches
Oak
For sale is a good quality 19th century carved oak bench. The top of the bench has four detailed carved panels, each with a description below. The carved scenes are as follows (from ...
Early 19th Century Large Painted Swedish Bench ...
Antique Mid-19th Century Swedish Rustic Benches
Pine
Large rustic Swedish pine bench / daybed, circa 1850. Very heavy item. Ideal for a summer house or garden room. Lift up seat which allows the base to be pulled out to form a bed. ...
Pair of Oval Double Curule Benches, New York, P...
Duncan Phyfe
Antique 1830s American Neoclassical Benches
Mahogany
Pair of oval double Curule benches, circa 1835 New York, possibly Duncan Phyfe and Son Rosewood (secondary woods: ash and poplar), with gilt-brass castors Each, 16 3/8 in. high, 2...
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