True pair of American country Sheraton balloon seat chairs circa 1820. Both chairs are in very good condition, retaining their original yellow fruit and leaf paint and rush seats. Each chair measures 33 inches to the top back, 17.5 to the seat, 17.75 inches wide at the front, and 16 inches deep.
Queen Anne maple kitchen chair made in New England circa 1720. Very good condition with an old replaced rush seat. A lovely early chair that is strong and sturdy.
Rare museum quality Kangxi period Tibetan scholar's lift top scroll chest. Late 17th to early 18th century. Exquisitely hand painted front panel depicts a magnificent writhing dragon amid blue and green clouds on a red orange ground; the side panels are in tiger pelt motif. All original including the hand wrought iron hardware. It measures 41 inches high by 58 inches wide by 19.5 inches deep. This is one of the most stunning examples of Chinese painted furniture we have ever seen. For a related example, please see Chinese Furniture by Michel Beurdeley, published by Kodansha International, 1979, plate 152.
English oak lowboy, Georgian period, circa 1780. Wooden pin construction, two board top and square tapered legs. This country Chippendale lowboy is an unusual and versatile small size: 36 inches wide x 21 inches deep x 30.5 inches high. Excellent condition with original brass hardware. Each of the three drawers has fine hand cut dovetails. Lovely old waxed finish.
Antique pair of matching Chinese chinoiserie rosewood arm chairs c1900. This true pair of Chinese Rosewood arm chairs are the most beautiful and well made of this design and period we have ever seen. The solid rosewood stock is strong and all the joints are mortised. The legs,frame and braces were all hand carved. The two back splats are hand painted and have a relief design depicting a man and a woman facing one another. Each chair measures 36 and one half inches to the top of its back,23 inches wide out side at the widest point,19 inches high to the seat,18 inches deep inside,20 and one half inches wide inside and 26 and one half inches to the top of their arms. Original hand needlepoint seats.