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19th century French painted cupboard Out Of Stock

19th century French painted cupboard

£395.00

Fabulous painted French farmhouse cupboard from the19th century.

This very elegant and tall French cupboard has two doors with internal shelves and two very small drawers at the top with original handles. It retains its original inside bolt and there is a key hole with its original key.

The left door is only very slightly warped commensurate with age, but this does not prevent the cupboard to lock.  It is otherwise in good vintage condition.

Offering ample storage, this is a very stylish piece in a stunning blue teal colour.

 

Dimensions

91w x 40d x 155h cm

  

Delivery

Standard delivery not available. Email us to arrange own pickup or alternative delivery arrangements.

 

Small original French demijohn metal basket

Small original French demijohn metal basket

£39.00

This is a lovely French demijohn metal basket in original condition with great patina.  These metal baskets (circa 1900s) were designed to house antique bottles.

Today, they make attractive decorative pieces indoors or outdoors, or can be used as industrial metal lampshades.

The demijohn basket is metal riveted and generally in good condition for its age.

 

Dimensions

26 diam x 26h cm

 

Delivery

(to mainland UK only): £8 or email us to collect.

Antique French table

Antique French table

£345.00

Very attractive late 19th century small oak French farmhouse table.   With its old grey paint, this is a very charming table in an unusual shape.

It is nice and sturdy and made of oak on lovely turned legs.

In good vintage condition, despite a little chip in one corner commensurate with age.

It would make a beautiful breakfast table, a hallway table or even a desk.

 

Dimensions

147w x 64d x 73h cm

  

Delivery

Standard delivery not available. Email us to arrange own pickup or alternative delivery arrangements.

 

Early 20th century tailor's mannequin

Early 20th century tailor’s mannequin

£195.00

This is a lovely French tailor’s mannequin from the turn of the century.   In a size 44, it retains its original caps.

It is cloth covered on black stand (this may have been repainted at some point), and despite a little tear to the bottom right corner, it is in good vintage condition for its age. 

A little historical woodworm, which we have treated for added reassurance.  

An ideal vintage piece to add character to a room, or beautiful as a shop prop. 

 

Dimensions

38w x 154h cm

 

Delivery

Standard delivery not available. Email us to arrange own pickup or alternative delivery arrangements.

 

19th century French armchair

19th century French armchair

£310.00

This is a beautiful French Napoleon III shield back armchair.

A very elegant deconstructed round seated armchair from the 19th century, ready for your own upholstery though the current hessian is very attractive and very much in vogue.

It is of lovely proportions, very elegant and beautifully shaped.  Raised on turned legs with original casters beneath decorative studded rings.

A comfortable sturdy antique French piece with strong and robust springs which would make a perfect bedroom addition.

 

Dimensions

63w x 58d x 37 seat h x 90 back h cm

  

Delivery

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Antique Hungarian rustic side table

Antique Hungarian rustic side table

£95.00

Lovely little vintage rustic table, sourced in Hungary.   It retains its original paint.  There is a handy drawer to the front and an additional shelf at the bottom.

Beautiful green colour and a rustic appearance – please refer to our photos.  The two main table planks have become slightly apart due to shrinkage with age.  There are signs of historical woodworm, which we have treated again for reassurance.

Would make a lovely bedside or sofa side table. Extensive wear to the paint lends it a truly wonderful rustic feel.

 

Dimensions

56w x 49d x 62h cm

  

Delivery

Standard delivery not available. Email us to arrange own pickup or alternative delivery arrangements.

 

Pair of vintage botanical pressed flowers - Common milkwort and red deadnettle Out Of Stock

Pair of vintage botanical pressed flowers – Common milkwort and red deadnettle

£68.00

Stunning pair of botanical pressed flowers,  Polygala Vulgaris (Common milkwort) and Lamium Purpureum (Red deadnettle) collected by two different botanists, Lisa Peterson and Irene Pettersson on two different expeditions, in 1938 and 1941.

These antique herbarium are lovely pieces of artwork, both in good vintage condition (with slight discoloration of the paper).

The detailed description of the annotations on each page adds to the interest and appeal.

Would look wonderful properly framed or very simply hung on a peg.

 

Dimensions

24w x 40h cm

 

Delivery

(to mainland UK only): £7 or email us to collect.

Pair of vintage botanical pressed flowers - Hare's-foot clover and Alpine strawberry Out Of Stock

Pair of vintage botanical pressed flowers – Hare’s-foot clover and Alpine strawberry

£68.00

Stunning pair of botanical pressed flowers,  Fragaria vesca (Alpine strawberry) and Trifolium Arvense (Hare’s-foot clover) both collected by the same botanist Birger Lejolstrom on two different expeditions, in 1934.

These antique herbarium are lovely pieces of artwork, both in good vintage condition (with slight discoloration of the paper).

The detailed description of the annotations on each page adds to the interest and appeal.

Would look wonderful properly framed or very simply hung on a peg.

 

Dimensions

24w x 40h cm

 

Delivery

(to mainland UK only): £7 or email us to collect.

French Napoleon III armchair

French Napoleon III armchair

£325.00

Gorgeous Napoleon III French armchair, raised on ebony turned legs.

A very elegant deconstructed high back armchair from the 19th century, ready for reupholstery, although it also looks very attractive as it is.

A classic French piece with strong and robust springs which would make a great addition in many rooms of the home.

 

Dimensions

69w x 61d x 34 seat h x 90 back h cm

  

Delivery

Standard delivery not available. Email us to arrange own pickup or alternative delivery arrangements.

 

1920s rustic set of workshop drawers

1920s rustic set of workshop drawers

£265.00

This is an unusual and very attractive piece from the 1920s.    Most probably used in a workshop for storing various tools and materials,  it retains its original paint and metal handles.  The patina to the top as well as the drawers is wonderful as well as the attractive panelling to the side making it unusual and interesting.   In overall great condition despite a little chip to the bottom right drawer commensurate with use and age.

With its very deep four drawers,  this piece would work well today as a small chest of drawers for many different rooms in the home.

A useful, flexible and charming storage solution.

 

Dimensions

64w x 64d x 81h cm

 

Delivery

Standard delivery not available. Email us to arrange own pickup or alternative delivery arrangements.

 

French gilt and gesso mirror, circa 1850 Out Of Stock

French gilt and gesso mirror, circa 1850

£185.00

This is a very beautiful mid 1800s gilt and gesso mirror with lovely proportions and gorgeous details to the frame.

Some of the original gilding has come off with time letting the original red clay bole show through underneath, making it highly decorative.  Tiny foxing to the original mirror plate.

Could be hung portrait or landscape as preferred.  Lovely foliate decoration to the corners.

This is a fine quality mirror and a stunning addition to any home, whether contemporary or period.

 

Dimensions

47w x 63h cm

  

Delivery

Standard delivery not available. Email us to arrange own pickup or alternative delivery arrangements.

 

Antique French wooden grain measure

Antique French wooden grain measure

£58.00

Attractive and in good condition French grain measuring bucket from the end of the 19th century.  It is made of wood with an iron strapping.

These containers were used to measure dry goods, grains and vegetables.

Today they would look good in the kitchen as a decorative container or display prop to add lots of natural texture.

A beautiful handmade piece of French kitchenalia.

 

Dimensions

24.5 diam x 25.5h cm

 

Delivery

(to mainland UK only): £8 or email us to collect.

Turn of the century French gilt mirror

Turn of the century French gilt mirror

£95.00

This is a very decorative French mirror dating back to the early 20th century.   Original plate with a little foxing.

In original gilt paint with foliate corners, there is a lovely feminine look to it.

This is a good-sized mirror for any room.   A little chippy here and there, to be expected from an item of this age.

 

Dimensions

47w x 63h cm

 

Delivery

Standard delivery not available. Email us to arrange own pickup or alternative delivery arrangements.

 

Set of 4 antique French embroidered monogrammed napkins

Set of 4 antique French embroidered monogrammed napkins

£45.00

Beautiful set of four late 19th century French embroidered monogrammed linen napkins with the initials L. B.  on a subtle damask background.

The soft texture of these linen and cotton napkins would lend an elegant look to any dining table.  Perfect for the festive season.

The napkins are in very good condition

Two sets of four napkins available.

 

Dimensions

59w x 69L cm

 

Delivery

(to mainland UK only): £6 or email us to collect.

French petit point hand-held dressing table mirror

French petit point hand-held dressing table mirror

£38.00

A very pretty French hand-held dressing table mirror, circa 1910.  Highly decorated in petit point brass with a weighty magnifying mirror.

The back is covered in gilded paper.

This very delicately made item would make a lovely gift.

 

Dimensions

23 long x 10 diam cm

 

Delivery

(to mainland UK only): £6 or email us to collect.

1930s French fabric glove box

1930s French fabric glove box

£65.00

This is a beautiful French fabric box from the 1930s.  This rectangular boudoir box was used to put away gloves.

It is made of cardboard with a slightly padded lid, and covered with an antique French textile typical of the 1930s.  It is lined on the inside using the same fabric.

It would look wonderful on its own or as part of large collection of boxes.

In very good vintage condition, there are no tears to the fabric.

 

Dimensions

35w x 14d x 6h cm

  

Delivery

(to mainland UK only): £6 or email us to collect.