Miscellaneous

A French champleve enamel and ormolu inkstand

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The square shaped stand flanked with two pierced scrolled handles, the central ink pot with glass fitting inside, decorated throughout with geometrical patterns of different shades of blue enamel work

Bronze Fire Dogs

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These striking fire dogs are cast bronze.
They were made in England, C.1870 .
Standing on zoomorphic feet they are covered throughout with stylised lotus leaves.

Price: £1,200.

Victorian Flower Table

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This unusual object is a flower table.
It was made C. 1860 and is walnut and burr walnut with boxwood inlay.

Picture Easel

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This handsome easel is English, Victorian, late 19th century.
It is mahogany and is designed along simple lines, decorated with carved grooves and an open fretwork panel.

Large Ormolu Clock

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This impressive time piece was made in Paris C.1830.
It depicts a lavishly attired couple in court costume sitting above the enamelled dial.

Mahogany Buffet

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This large and impressive piece of furniture is early Victorian.
A buffet of two tiers, it is made from first quality mahogany.

Bronze Napoleonic Thermometer

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This finely cast bronze is a represents the column of the Place Vendome in Paris, surmounted by a figure of Napoleon in classical dress.

Bronze Ewer

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This very decorative, though non-functional ewer was made in Italy in the 19th century. It is inspired by the designs of Giambattista Piranesi (1720-88).

Books

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We have a wide selection of decorative foreign language books, which we supply individually, in sets or by the metre.