Furnishings


RF625

RF625

Pair of antique Louis XVI style pedestals in pine. Three acanthus decorated, serpentine feet give rise to the central shaft which is further decorated with fruited garlands and characteristic ribbon work and culminates in a foliate adorned surface with a stylized egg and dart ornamental band.65”h x 24”w...

RF624

RF624

Expanding “Jupe” table in mahogany. This round to round expanding table was designed in the 19th century and is considered a masterpiece of design. Four bronze feet support the quatrefoil stretcher from which rises a central Doric pillar surrounded by four supplemental columns which lift the surface. The tabletop is an exemplary celebration of matchbook veneered flame mahogany with a rosewood band...

RF613

RF613

American Empire map table originally from the library at Virginia Military Academy. Deaccessioned from VMI recently, it has been expertly conserved and refinished and is in virtually new condition despite the fact that it’s well over 125 years old.Two pillars are joined by a stylized cross stretcher and support the large ovoid surface with a deep (7”) apron. Black walnut, American, circa 1870.&nbs...

RF612

RF612

A pair of massive, overstuffed vintage Whittemore Sherrill club chairs and matching ottomans. Each piece rests on stylized walnut bun feet and has leather upholstery punctuated with large, nicely patinated bronze studs. Sitting in these, one can almost smell the fireplace, brandy and leather bound volume of Dickens. Labeled Whittemore Sherrill Limitedchairs 40”h x 41”w x 40”d...

RF600

RF600

Original, early 20th century single seat shoe shine stand in walnut. Four nickel plated feet lift the two step stand. In classic Americana style, the surfaces are of polished granite and the nickel plated serpentine foot rests are embossed with low relief foliate design.60”h x 24”w x 36”d...

RF574

RF574

Monumental Renaissance sideboard in black oak. The lower cabinet has figural caryatids flanking a focal, relief carved door with various flora, game birds and wheat fronds. The caryatids give rise to an ample serving and carving surface from which rise a pair of fleur de lis capped, fluted columns that lift etagere shelving from a massive back panel adorned with lion masks, c-scrolls, swirling aca...

RF467

RF467

Gothic Revival roll top desk in oak. Lancet arch adorned with stylized spires and tracery open to reveal fitted drawers. The ample desk surface is served by a series of eight fitted linenfold drawers. Further tracery and quatrefoil panels adorn virtually every square inch of surface and the desk stands as a veritable monument to the style. French, circa 1880. In nearly five decades of buying, sell...

RD1355

RD1355

Pair of Loie Fuller lamps executed in gilt bronze by French sculptor Raoul Larche who was active in Paris in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. He was a proponent of the Art Nouveau movement and these lamps epitomize the flowing sinuous lines and feminine form of the genre.The subject, Loie Fuller, was a well known dancer of the period and the artist was, by anecdotal accounts, infatuated wit...

RC2368

RC2368

Realistic, life size elk sculpture masterfully carved from a single block of black walnut and mounted with a real 12 point rack. This artisinal piece is signed Rutledge and would look fantastic in your lodge, library, restaurant or hunt room. 52”h x 31”w x 36”d from wall...

RC2365

RC2365

Original Watling Big Head Lollipop scale with fortune telling feature. The original porcelain over iron body is in exceptional condition. The bronze foot pad is cast with company badging. A fluted column rises from the base to support the silvered, reverse on glass mirrored face. ‘YOUR WEIGHT AND FORTUNE - ONE CENT’ being highlighted in red. A mechanical knob is inset below the face to allow the u...

RC2354

RC2354

Hand painted carved wood car. Executed primarily in oak, it was originally an amusement park sign designed to attract attention to the ride. With original park paint this piece is in exceptional condition and part of a larger collection of vintage Automobilia in stock. English, circa 1930s. 42”h x 94”w...

RC2314

RC2314

Jennings ‘Silver Moon’ 5-cent floor console model slot machine. Circa 1950, the machine is housed in a maple Art Deco case with classic mid-century Modern lines. A stylized coin mechanism protrudes from the top surface and a nickel plated arm extends from the front. The reverse painted, mirrored and enameled console top is in excellent condition as are the interior mechanics.44”h x 21”w x 18”d...

RC2302

RC2302

Exactingly detailed model of the HMS Bellona, a ship built in 1760 for the British Royal Navy. This was a ship steeped in history as she saw service in the US Revolutionary War, the War if 1812 and the Napoleonic Wars. Volumes have been written about the ship and many models made over the years, but it’s doubtful that there is a model better than this one on the market. Museum quality, mounted on ...

RC2212

RC2212

Closed can Ferrari dealership sign with the focal, iconic, ’Prancing Horse’ between the Tre Colore and the extended ‘F’ Ferrari script. 57”h x 32”w...

RA441

RA441

Four Rivers. Monumental fountain in cast bronze. A quatrefoil plinth base supports a large Doric Column. Four classically draped female figures stand with their backs to the column. Each figure is plumbed and holds a flowing jug. Atop the columns rests a large fluted bowl adorned with lion masks and a rose garland apron. From the center of the bowl, a smaller column rises and is plumbed for four l...

RA161

RA161

Monumental American mantel in quarter sawn oak. Four Ionic capped, fluted columns rise from the legs of the mantel to frame the firebox. A large modified ornamental band of egg and dart moulding runs across the top of the firebox. Superior to that, an elaborate overmantel boasts stately caryatid pilasters, geometrical raised panels and elaborate ziggurat cartouches.Originally installed at the fame...