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18th Century and Earlier Decorative Art

Engraved Mirrored Sconces with Antique Pewter Arms
Engraved Mirrored Sconces with Antique Pewter Arms
Cavallo Mirror Fair
Antique 17th Century American Art Deco Decorative Art
Art Glass
Engraved mirrored sconces with antique pewter arms One pair Overall size H. 18" x W. 6 1/2" Antique mirror with design.
18th Century Vue D’optique Hand-Colored Engraving of the Palais Royal
18th Century Vue D’optique Hand-Colored Engravi...
Antique Late 18th Century French Decorative Art
Glass, Wood, Paper
18th century Vue d’Optique hand-colored engraving of the Palais Royal de Copenhague, Denmark Custom frame.  
Verre Églomisé Painting, Russia End of 18th Century
Verre Églomisé Painting, Russia End of 18th Cen...
Antique Late 18th Century Russian Empire Paintings
Paint
Oval painting of a landscape with architecture in verre églomisé. The painting is framed in a smooth wooden frame and shows some water stains.
Baroque Tooled Leather Panel, Origin Germany, circa 1740
Baroque Tooled Leather Panel, Origin Germany, c...
Antique 18th Century German Baroque Decorative Art
Leather
A large German Baroque tooled leather panel mounted, later, on a framed stretcher, origin: Germany, circa 1740, gilt tooled leather panel painted in brilliant colors.
French Inlaid Wood Panels, Marquetry
French Inlaid Wood Panels, Marquetry
Antique Mid-18th Century French Louis XV Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Tulipwood, Rosewood
Pair of French inlaid wooden panels, 18th century. Fine "marqueterie". Center motif: Bouquet in a basket. (Can be used to build coffee table or card table).
Set of Four Hand Colored Armorial Engravings, circa 1764
Set of Four Hand Colored Armorial Engravings, c...
Antique 1760s English George III Prints
Paper
Set of four armorial engravings, from "Pedigrees of the English Peers" by Joseph Edmondson, a 5 volume work published in London in 1764. Each coat of arms hand colored and framed wit...
 Pre-Columbian Textile Fragment with Design, Visible in Two Directions
Pre-Columbian Textile Fragment with Design, Vi...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Peruvian Pre-Columbian Quilts and Blankets
Wool, Linen, Silk
A Pre-Columbian textile fragment with design, visible in two directions. Peruvian. Size without frame: 7" high x 15 1/2" wide.  A rare Pre-Columbian woven textile fragment depic...
William Hamilton First Edition Frontispiece
William Hamilton First Edition Frontispiece
Sir William Hamilton
Antique Mid-18th Century Italian Neoclassical Decorative Art
Paper
William Hamilton first edition frontispiece. Hand-colored original engraved frontispiece plate from the first edition of the "Collection of Etruscan, Greek and Roman Antiquities from...
Bacchus and Ariadne, early 18th Century mythological tapestry
Bacchus and Ariadne, early 18th Century mytholo...
Antique Early 18th Century Dutch Classical Roman Tapestries
Tapestry
This antique tapestry, possibly over 300 years old, is expertly and intricately woven and depicts a classic subject for artists: the story of Bacchus and Ariadne. The original versio...
Gorgeous 18th Century Danish Baker's Sign, circ...
Antique 18th Century Danish Biedermeier Signs
Giltwood
Gorgeous 18th century Danish Baker's Sign with Kringle and crown, origin Denmark, circa 1760, all original giltwood and paint. A Kringle is an oversized, Danish flaky pastry fille...
Five 18th Century Delft Blue and White Animal T...
Antique Mid-18th Century Dutch Dutch Colonial Architectural Elements
Earthenware, Hardwood
These are five individual delft earthenware tiles, all with blue and white animal patterns, in Hardwood Frames, made in the Netherlands during the 18th century. The tiles are nomin...
Italian, 18th Century Decorative Panel
Bonzanigo
Antique 1790s Italian Neoclassical Decorative Art
Wood
A neoclassical painted and gilded overdoor panel in the manner of Giuseppe Maria Bonzanigo, circa 1790.
Collection of 20 French, 17th-18th Century Manu...
Antique 18th Century French More Desk Accessories
Paper
Bundle of 20 extremely old handwritings on paper, France, 17th-18th century. Weathered.  
18th Century French Oil Paint Portrait of a Lady
Antique 18th Century French Paintings
Very nice oil paint portrait of a lady, France, 18th century. Weathered, small losses.    
18th Century Italian Baroque Ornament with Ange...
Antique 18th Century Italian Baroque Decorative Art
Unique gilded ornament of angels on sunrays, Italy, circa 1750. Weathered, losses and old repairs.  
Pair of 18th Century French Folk Art Pastel Por...
Antique 18th Century French French Provincial Drawings
Nice pair of pastel portraits, France, circa 1750. Weathered, small losses and old repairs.Small cracks in the paper.  
Collection of 20 French, 17th-18th Century Manu...
Antique 18th Century French More Desk Accessories
Paper
Bundle of 20 extremely old handwritings on paper, France 17th-18th century. Weathered.   
Collection of 20 French, 17th-18th Century Manu...
Antique 18th Century French More Desk Accessories
Paper
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17th Century Large Giltwood Architectural Element
Antique Mid-17th Century Spanish Baroque Decorative Art
Giltwood
The crest is decorated with a giltwood foliage carving, below central cartouche and symmetrical volutes and scrolls flank the sides of this wall ornament. It would be ideal in a l...
Painting, Italian Old Master Oil Painting "Mad...
Antique 18th Century Italian Paintings
Copper, Gold Leaf
18th century Italian old master oil painting of The Madonna. Finely painted. Oil on copper panel. In carved and parcel gilt 19th century frame. Framed behind glass.
Antique Fanlight Window
Antique 18th Century American Federal Windows
Blown Glass, Wood
Rescued from an estate outside of Boston, MA this piece adds an architectural feast to your space. Original glass and paint since recovering the piece.
Very Fine and Rare Pair of Night Blue Grisaille...
Antique 1770s French Louis XVI Paintings
Canvas, Wood, Giltwood
A very fine and rare pair of night blue grisaille overdoor paintings, oil on canvas; France, Louis XVI period, circa 1775. Grisaille paintings are rarely painted in dark blue and th...
18th Century Italian Rococo Carved Wood Archite...
Antique 18th Century Italian Rococo Decorative Art
Wood, Giltwood
An Italian 18th century Rococo carved wood fragment. This antique wall decoration from Italy features fabulously detailed three dimensional hand carvings in a shell and scrolling aca...
Carved and Painted Wood Trophy / Coat of Arms, ...
Antique Early 18th Century German Other Wall-mounted Sculptures
Wood, Paint
Carved and painted wood trophy / coat of arms, probably German 17th or 18th century The painted central shield surrounded by Gothic script, flanked and surmounted by boldly carved ...
18th Century Vue d’Optique Hand-Colored Engravi...
Antique Late 18th Century French Decorative Art
Glass, Wood, Paper
18th Century Vue d’Optique Hand-Colored Engraving of La Maison du Roy d’Espagne Custom frame.
Thai Architectural Gable
Antique 1790s Thai Architectural Elements
18th-19th century architectural gable from a Thai temple building. Carved teak wood with gilt decoration and Belgium jeweled glass. This gable was acquired from the Doris Duke Estate...
18th Century Vue d’Optique Hand-Colored Engravi...
Antique Late 18th Century French Decorative Art
Glass, Wood, Paper
18th century Vue d’Optique hand-colored engraving of the city of Berlin custom frame.
18th Century Vue d’Optique Hand-Colored Engravi...
Antique Late 18th Century French Prints
Glass, Wood, Paper
18th century Vue d’Optique hand-colored engraving of a Vue de Pondichery dans les Indes Orientales Custom frame.
18th Century Vue d’Optique Hand-Colored Engravi...
Antique Late 18th Century French Decorative Art
Glass, Wood, Paper
18th century Vue d’Optique hand-colored engraving of the Vue de la Riviere et l’Isle de Courou Custom frame. Signature in top right corner.
18th Century Vue d’Optique Hand-Colored Engravi...
Antique Late 18th Century French Decorative Art
Glass, Wood, Paper
18th century Vue d’Optique hand-colored engraving of a Spanish palace, Madrid. Custom frame.
18th Century Vue D’optique Hand-Colored Engravi...
Antique Late 18th Century French Prints
Glass, Wood, Paper
18th century Vue d’Optique hand-colored engraving of Gaapers Bridge, Rotterdam. Custom frame.
18th Century Vue d’Optique Hand-Colored Engravi...
Antique Late 18th Century French Prints
Glass, Wood, Paper
18th century Vue d’Optique hand-colored engraving of the Grand Canal, Venice Custom framing.  
18th Century Vue d’Optique Hand-Colored Engravi...
Antique Late 18th Century French Decorative Art
Glass, Wood, Paper
18th century Vue d’Optique hand-colored engraving of L’Eglise de St. Jean et St. Paul, Venice. Custom frame.
18th Century Vue d’Optique Hand-Colored Engravi...
Antique Late 18th Century French Decorative Art
Glass, Wood, Paper
18th century Vue d’Optique hand-colored engraving of Lisbon. Custom frame.
17th Century Sicilian Trapani Coral and Mother ...
Antique 17th Century Italian Decorative Art
Coral, mother of pearl relief devotional plaque. Trapani (Sicily) Italy, 17th century.
18th Century Needlework of Silk Thread in Gilt ...
Antique Late 17th Century Italian Decorative Art
Wool, Silk
Framed needlework picture of man and a bird with floral border and gold distressed frame.
18th Century Carved Wall Panel
Antique 18th Century French Louis XV Decorative Art
Oak
18th century carved oak panel from France. The panel is made from two carved planks and has wonderful hand-carved designs.
Painted Portrait of a Man in Suit of Armour, En...
Antique Mid-17th Century English Paintings
Canvas, Paint
A mid-18th century English portrait of a gentleman named Faussett wearing a wig and a suit of armor. Now in an 19th century giltwood frame.  
Italian Painting of Architectural Ruins, circa ...
Antique 18th Century and Earlier Italian George II Paintings
Canvas, Oil
A capricci (imaginary assemblage of architectural ruins) painting in oil on canvas of detailed Roman ruins in a gilt frame.
18th Century Dutch Oil Painting of a Man with F...
Antique 18th Century Dutch Paintings
Beautiful small Dutch 18th century portrait of a man with a fur hat. Very well detailed. Oil painting on a wooden panel. Frame of later date Despite of its age in a relative good con...
Collection of Five French 18th Century Vellum H...
Antique 18th Century French More Desk Accessories
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Large Framed 17th Century Italian Vellum Book P...
Antique 17th Century Italian Decorative Art
Fabulous and very large leaf on vellum from an antiphonary. Great decoration of the initials, Italy, circa 1600-1700. Despite of it's high age in a relative good condition. Frame o...
18th Century Spanish Cupboard Door
Antique 18th Century Spanish Primitive Doors and Gates
Wood
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Large Framed 17th Century Italian Vellum Book P...
Antique 17th Century Italian Decorative Art
Beautiful and large leaf on vellum from an antiphonary. Great decoration and gilded initials. Italy, circa 1600-1700. Despite of it's high age in a relative good condition. Frame o...
18th Century English Battersea Enamel Tiebacks ...
Battersea
Antique Late 18th Century English Georgian Decorative Art
Brass, Porcelain
An amazing pair of enameled curtain tiebacks or picture or mirror supports showing the polychrome image of a woman in profile wearing a brightly colored bonnet and jewelry on a black...
18th Century English Battersea Enamel Tiebacks ...
Battersea
Antique Late 18th Century English Georgian Decorative Art
Brass, Porcelain
An amazing pair of enameled curtain tiebacks - picture or mirror supports showing a transfer printed image of a woman in profile wearing a feathered head piece and jewelry. Grisaille...
Early Oil Paining
Antique Late 18th Century European Romantic Paintings
Wood, Giltwood, Paint, Oil
Old master style landscape oil painting. Continental moonlit scene. Oil on wood panel. Late 18th to early 19th century. Original gilt frame.
Handwoven 18c Flemish Tapestry
Antique 18th Century Tapestries
Handwoven wool tapestry mid-to-late 18c Brussels figural scene depicting three females in lavishly decorated sitting room with open window. Crowned Queen dressed in pearl necklaces a...
Pair 18th Century Venetian Mirrors
Antique Late 18th Century Italian Neoclassical Wall Mirrors
Glass, Mirror, Giltwood
Pair antique neoclassical Venetian etched mirrors. Allegorical figures representing wine and song. In giltwood frames, Late 18th or early 19th century.
Carved Giltwood Coat of Arms
Antique Mid-18th Century Spanish Baroque Decorative Art
Giltwood
Chunky carved giltwood coat of arms. The depictions represent an eagle over a castle. The helmet represents significant bravery in a battle for which the family received a Royal hono...
18th Century Belgium Pastel Portrait of a Nobleman
Antique 18th Century Belgian Decorative Art
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Antique English Delft Wall Pockets Painted with...
Antique Mid-18th Century English Folk Art Delft and Faience
Delft, Faience
When needing to decorate the space on either side of a mirror or painting many decorators choose brackets, or plates, using a pair of wall pockets is unexpected. Wall pockets will lo...
Set of Six Hand-Colored Bird Engravings
Antique 18th Century French Decorative Art
The exquisite detail and rich, saturated color make these bird engravings stand apart from others. Dating from the 18th century, these hand colored engravings from France are matted ...
Large 16th Century French Vellum Handwriting, M...
Antique 16th Century French Decorative Art
Vellum
Extremely old handwriting on vellum. Multiple pages France dated 1596 Weathered.
Pair Antique Creamware Wall Pockets
Leeds Pottery
Antique Late 18th Century English Neoclassical Decorative Art
Creamware, Pottery
When needing to decorate the space on either side of a mirror or painting many decorators choose brackets, or plates, using a pair of wall pockets is unexpected. Wall pockets will lo...
Rembrandt Etching "Negress Lying Down" Basan Ed...
Rembrandt van Rijn
Antique Late 18th Century French Bohemian Prints
This print appears to be in the original 20th century wood frame under glass. It has not been taken out of the frame and appears to be in fine condition save for some browning on the...
18th Century Museum Baroque Ornamental Element,...
Antique 1760s French Baroque Decorative Art
Large antique Baroque Supraporte, circa 1760. Richly decorated, hand-carved and set in gold. The pendant is extremely rare and old. (V-149).
Framed Italian Majolica Plaque, Castelli, circa...
Antique Mid-18th Century Italian Decorative Art
Framed Italian Majolica plaque, Castelli, circa 1750.
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