French Antique Furniture

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French, Neoclassical, period armoire de chasse
Item No. 596
French, Neoclassical, period armoire de chasse

A very unusual form, most likely from a hunting lodge in Southwestern France. In solid, carved cherry with additional storage cabinets on either side (see photo number three), which were used to store hunting gear. Late 18th century.

93" high by 72" wide by 23" deep
Louis XV period, Provenšal buffet de chasse
Item No. 486
Louis XV period, Provenšal buffet de chasse

In solid, carved walnut with marble top. Mid-18th century.

53" across by 25" deep by 39" high
Louis XV style, chinoiserie secretary ('dos d'ane')
Item No. 394
Louis XV style, chinoiserie secretary ("dos d'ane")

Painted and gilded with black lacquer base. Late 18th or early 19th century.

29" wide by 18" deep by 38" high
French, Louis XVI period, Provenšal buffet de chasse
Item No. 592
French, Louis XVI period, Provenšal buffet de chasse

In solid, carved walnut with gray marble top having fluted, chamfered corners and pierced bottom apron comprised of garlands, ribbons, and bows. Late 18th century.

66" wide by 28½" deep by 39" high
Regence period, Provenšal, three-drawer commode
Item No. 553
Regence period, Provenšal, three-drawer commode

In solid, carved walnut with marble top and pied de biche. Early 18th century.

45" wide by 26" deep by 39" tall
Louis XV-Louis XVI Transition period vaisselier from Bresse
Item No. 545
Louis XV-Louis XVI Transition period vaisselier from Bresse

In solid walnut inset with elm burl panels. Third quarter of the 18th century.

94" high by 58" wide by 25" deep
Important, French, Louis XV-Louis XVI Transition period scriban
Item No. 525
Important, French, Louis XV-Louis XVI Transition period scriban

From the port city of Nantes. In solid, carved acacia (mimosa tree). Third quarter of the 18th century.
French, Louis XV-Louis XVI Transition period, tall-case clock ('horloge de parquet')
Item No. 509
French, Louis XV-Louis XVI Transition period, tall-case clock ("horloge de parquet")

Violin form in solid, carved walnut. In working condition. Third quarter of the 18th century.

96" tall by 23" wide
Art Deco chandelier
Item No. 356
Art Deco chandelier

Bronze d'ore and crystal with garlands. Early 20th century.

45" high, 25" diameter
French, Louis XV period buffet deux corps
Item No. 492
French, Louis XV period buffet deux corps

In solid oak with chapeau de gendarme cornice above "corbeille a fleurs" carved motif. 18th century from Normandy (Paye de Caux).
Charles X period lit de repos
Item No. 417
Charles X period lit de repos

In solid walnut with four carved panels depicting dolphins supporting shields. Early 19th century.
Louis XV, Provenšal, tall case clock
Item No. 410
Louis XV, Provenšal, tall case clock

In solid black walnut with original, functioning mechanism and glass. Mid-18th century.
Louis XV style buffet deux corps
Item No. 407
Louis XV style buffet deux corps

In solid cherry. Late 18th or early 19th century.
French, Art Nouveau, bronze d'ore chandelier
Item No. 404
French, Art Nouveau, bronze d'ore chandelier

With frosted glass iris globes. Late 19th century.

45" high by 25" diameter
French, Louis XVI period 'commode/scriban' (slant-top secretary)
Item No. 350
French, Louis XVI period "commode/scriban" (slant-top secretary)

In walnut, with kingwood banding outlined with satinwood and ebony stringing. 18th century.

32¼" wide by 19" deep by 40½" high
Louis XV period buffet
Item No. 338
Louis XV period buffet

18th century Provenšal buffet in solid cherry.

53" wide by 25" deep by 39" high
French, Louis XV buffet deux corps
Item No. 321
French, Louis XV buffet deux corps

In carved walnut from Provence having two drawers above two cabinet doors, a pull-out work table or cutting board, "chapeaux de gendarme" upper cabinet doors, and original pierced hardware. Mid-18th century.

61" wide by 24" deep - bottom half is 42½" high, top half is 55" high, entire piece is 97½" high
Louis XVI period tall case clock
Item No. 303
Louis XVI period tall case clock

From Normandy in blond oak with brass and pewter face. Adorned with carved ribbons, bows, torcheres and urns characteristic of the Louis XVI period. 18th century.
French, early 18th century, Regence armoire
Item No. 294
French, early 18th century, Regence armoire

In carved walnut, having the "coquille" or scallop carving and pierced apron characteristic of furniture from Provence.
French, Louis XV period ottoman
Item No. 281
French, Louis XV period ottoman

Very rare sofa in carved giltwood having the characteristic corbeille shaped back and outward curved seat. 18th century.

78" wide by 32" deep by 39½" high (at back)



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