PAIR OF CENTAURS

Pair of Centaurs in patinated bronze standing on ebonized wood stand. Period : XVIII th century The Centaurs are reductions of the original ones in marble. They were found by cardinal Giuseppe Alessandro Furietti (1685-1764) during the excavation of the Villa Hadriana...

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A PAIR OF SIDES CABINETS

A pair of néoclassical sides cabinets, in burr-amboina, rosewood, amaranth and boxwood parquetry. They open to a drawer. The front legs are joined by two shelves. They stand on four tapering fluted legs. Ormoulu ornementation such as friezes, keyholes and sabots....

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Axminster Carpet

A medallion with roses and bouquets decorates the middle of a raspberry “caisson” ground.  A frieze of vine leaves forms a delicate internal border, and a wider border is composed of a frieze of griffons, baskets of fruit and volutes Origin : Axminster Carpet Factory...

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Ebony and chinese lacq Console

A side console table in ebony with two drawers It is decorated with a Chinese lacquer panel depicting Japanese flowering cherries on the stretcher.  The front of the apron is embellished with a European lacquer imitating this Chinese panel.  The table stands on four...

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secretaire

Secretaire with a flap, drawer and door. It has pronounced architectural features and is adorned with fluted pilasters. The panels are decorated with reliefs in European lacquer, over a black background, in imitation of Japanese lacquers. These lacquers, of an...

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SecretaIre

Drop-front secretaire.  The upper section has a drawer and a fall-flap revealing ten drawers and a secret compartment containing four drawers.  The lower section has two doors opening on to two flaps (one opening upwards and the other downwards), disclosing two...

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LOUIS XVI DESK

Flat marquetry writing table in citruswood and rosewood. Beautiful chiseled ormolu ornamentation such as a vase with flowers, angle drapings, etc. The apron has two drawers that open on the front and a sliding shelf on one of the sides. Four legs sheathed in marquetry...

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EMPIRE CHANDELIER

Chandelier with 18 lights in crystal and finely chiseled and gilded bronze. It is composed of two circles of fillets bordering a frieze of laurels and flowerets separated by eight arrows, joined at the centre by a blue enameled globe and scattered with gilt stars. The...

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This panel is composed of pieces of silk in different colours, sewn together, mounted on a canvas and highlighted with paint. The scene depicts an episode from  « The Story of Joseph »: The Triumph of Joseph.  It is taken from the Book of Genesis, Chapter 41. The...

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