2021-02-23T09:50:35+00:00

8 French vintage painted chairs with rush seats.

A set of 8 French vintage painted chairs with rush seats. The term "shabby chic" is banded around all the time, however these chairs are in their original cream paint, with a light yellow wash as a base coat. The paintwork is distressed, commensurate with their age and has not been falsely applied. The [...]

2021-02-23T09:23:09+00:00

6 French vintage oak carved chairs with rush seats.

6 French vintage oak carved chairs with rush seats. A lovely set of 6 French vintage chairs in oak, with rush ( paille ) seats. They have coquille (shell) carved motif on the top rail and front stretcher, sitting on cabriole front legs, with escargot (snail)carved front feet. The carving is of excellent quality. [...]

2021-02-24T17:26:59+00:00

Pair French vintage beech fauteils with rush seats.

Pair of French vintage beech fauteils, with rush seats. A stunning pair of French vintage beech fauteils / carvers, with rush seats. The delicate lines of these chairs, give them the feeling of lightness, yet they are beautifully robust. Made from beech, over the years they have built up a good patina and colour. [...]

2020-10-31T11:36:14+00:00

French Antique Vintage Cherry and Elm Vaisselier / Dresser C 1775

French Antique Vintage Cherry and Burr Elm Vaisselier / Dresser C 1775. A lovely period cherry and elm Vaisselier / Dresser, dating from around 1775. Originating from the Brittany region of France, this wonderfull original piece has been built by the ebiniste, from the indigenous timbers of the area. The [...]

2021-01-22T14:21:00+00:00

Vintage Oak Refectory Table with H stretchers and drawer.

Vintage Oak refectory table with H stretchers, drawer and matching benches. A  substantial Oak Refectory table, with H stretchers and a drawer in the end. This table also has a pair of matching benches also in oak. This piece originating from the Normandy region of France, was built in the first part of the [...]

2019-05-15T08:23:47+00:00

English Vintage Antique Oak Gate leg Table C1680

English Vintage Antique Gateleg Table, C 1680. This is a lovely early English oak gateleg table, dating from around 1680, built during the reign of Charles II. The top has drop leaves, which make it extremely practical, as it can be stored against a wall when not in use, taking up an extremely small footprint. [...]

2019-05-15T08:23:47+00:00

French Antique Vintage Oak Laiterie, Armoire, C 1750

French Antique Vintage Oak Laiterie, Armoire, C 1750 An usual early oak Laiterie originating from the Brittany region of France, having been built circa 1750. This piece would have originally been built to use as a food cupboard, hence the ornate pierced tin panels in the top of the doors, [...]

2020-10-25T08:38:43+00:00

English Antique Vintage Oak Joint Stool

English Antique Vintage Oak Joint Stool A pretty English oak joint stool. These stools were made during the 17th and 18th centuries and were used for all sorts of purposes. They could be used as a stool, a small table, or even a milking stool, however these tended to have 3 legs as they [...]

2019-05-15T08:23:48+00:00

English Vintage Double Bow Windsor Chairs

An elegant set of early double bow back Windsor chairs with crinoline stretchers, built in a similar style to those by William Webb of Newington, Surrey C 1800. The seats and cabriole legs are in elm, with the backs and spindles in both ash and elm. The legs have a crinoline stretcher, giving the base [...]

2019-05-15T08:23:48+00:00

English Vintage Stone Top Farmhouse Dining Table with Barley Twist Legs

English Vintage Stone Top Farmhouse Dining Table An unusual English vintage table, built in the 1900's. It has a polished Granite top, which is 30mm ( 1 1/4") in thickness and has the most spectacular graining and colours in the stone, in fact it has to be seen to truly appreciate this wonderful top. The [...]

2019-05-15T08:23:49+00:00

French Antique Vintage Cherry and Oak Vendange Table

French Antique Vintage Oak and Cherry Vendange Table A pretty antique vintage French vendange table, originating from the Bourgogne region of France C 1810. These table were taken out into the vineyards, during the picking season, in order to allow the grape pickers a modicum of comfort during their food breaks  throughout the day. [...]

2019-05-15T08:23:50+00:00

French Vintage Style Double Extending Table

French Vintage Style Double Extending Table Built using  traditional methods, this style of French double extending table originates from the beginning of the 19th century and was utilized right up to the beginning of the 20th century. The two leaves sit snugly under the top, so when not in use are tucked out of [...]

2021-09-30T09:47:14+00:00

French Antique Cherry Farmhouse Table with Crinoline Stretchers C 1790

French Antique Cherry Farmhouse Table with Crinoline Stretchers C 1790 An unusual French antique cherry farmhouse table, originating from the Bourgoigne region of France, C 1790. The top is in cherry with a mitred construction "coup onglet", with the centre planks being book matched, in order to give it symmetry. The base has a [...]

2021-03-31T14:08:12+00:00

French Antique Cherry Gueridon, Tilt Top Table C 1830

French Antique Cherry Gueridon, Tilt Top Table French antique "GUERIDON ", meaning a pedestal table. Originating from the Brittany region of France, C 1830. This simple yet stylish table, has beautiful lines. The vase turning to the pedestal, along with the bracketed tripod feet, give a sense of elegance without being over ornate. The [...]

2019-05-15T08:23:52+00:00

French Antique Walnut 2 Drawer Server , Desk

French Antique Walnut 2 Drawer Server, Desk French antique walnut 2 drawer server, desk, originating from the Alsace region of France and dating from C 1800. This lovely piece has scalloped frame to the front, back and sides and sits on double tapered legs, incorporating a dish moulding, which often derives from the regions [...]

2019-05-15T08:23:52+00:00

Set of 4 French antique shaker style chairs

A set of 4 French antique shaker style chairs, built in oak. Although appearing to be delicate, these are a robust chairs, which also have generous dimensions. The seats are rushed in a more complex pattern to the normal style of rushing. A good set of well balanced chairs, which can be used around [...]

2019-05-15T08:23:53+00:00

French Antique Beech Chairs with Coquille Carved Backs set of 6

French Antique Beech Chairs with Coquille Carved Backs set of 6 A lovely set of 6 French antique chairs in beech, with rush ( paille ) seats. They have coquille carved motif on the top slat and sit on cabriole front legs and a good middle range as to colour. All the seats are [...]

2019-09-19T07:39:55+00:00

French Antique Pine Buffet / Sideboard, C 1780

French Antique Pine Buffet / Sideboard, C 1780 A delightful petite French antique  Buffet / Sideboard C 1780, originating from the Loire region of France. The carved escargot feet, along with the shaped doors and original brass hinges and escutcheon plates, make this a wonderfully original and early piece of [...]