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John Stephens & Co. Ltd

25th Anniversary Catalogue

Leather Club Chairs A pair of leather chairs from the 1920s - supremely comfortable.

Antique French Dining Table 18th century cherrywood dining table with tapered legs - fantastic colour.

French Art Deco Leather Chairs A pair of moustache-backed, sprung-armed club chairs in dark waxed leather, with chocolate velvet seats.

French Mannequin A very shapely French mannequin, possibly Parisian. Made by Stockman.

Gustavian Tables These very attractive, 18th century, half-round tables are painted in the Gustavian manner. They can be joined to make a circular table 1160mm in diameter.

English Military Chest A two-part, early 19th century military chest of drawers of small, pleasing proportions.

Pair of French Empire Chairs A fantastic pair of French Empire chairs, in mahogany with gilt wood finishing. Circa 1820.

Secretaire au Abbatant Louis Philippe secretaire au abbatant in a black paint finish. When closed, the piece resembles a tall chest of drawers. The fall opens to reveal a leather-covered writing tablet.

Burgundian Wine Table A large and beautifully coloured, Burgundian, tilt-topped wine table.

Louis XV Painted Commode This hard-to-find 19th century, French, serpentine-fronted chest with cabriole legs is designed in the manner of a bow(and arrow). It is painted in the Gustavian style.

Guéridon A French guéridon table with charcoal-grey marble top. These French Empire mahogany guéridons (a round centre table) are very rare and valuable.

French Chestnut Dresser Base Chestnut dresser-base with three drawers over three doors. Perfect colour and patina. Circa 1800.

Louis XlV Chairs A pair of high-backed classic Louis XlV armchairs, with triple-ribbed stretcher bases and acanthus-leaf carving on the scrolled arms.

English Painted Bureau An 18th century bureau painted in the Italian manner. 3 foot 6 inches wide and high.

Leather Chair Louis XlV style chair in dark-tan leather, with chocolate velvet cushion.

Bureau Plat A French, ebonized flat-topped desk with three shaped drawers and cabriole legs.

Leather Club Chairs A pair of leather club chairs from the 1920s - supremely comfortable.

English Cricket Table A pine and elm period cricket table with three legs and a shelf.

Louis XV Period Chair A late 18th century chair upholstered in crushed velvet.

French Painted Mirror A very nice mid 19th century mirror with exquisite torch, quivers and laurel crest.

English Period Oak Chest of Drawers A George lll chest with two short drawers over three long drawers on bracket feet. Other features include two brass pulls fitted to a green baize brushing slide, lovely brass key escutcheons and non-pierced, plate-backed swan neck handles.

Commode Louis XV style 19th century seven day chest (semainier) with brass ormulu mounts.

French Iron Lantern A heavy, antique pendant - now electrified.

French Painted Louis XVl Console A stretcher-based console table with exceptional paint finish. The faux marble top has a symmetrical star pattern. The wonderful carving and egg-and-dart mouldings in the console's base make it a centre piece.

English Oak Pedestal Desk A large partners desk with drawers at the back and front of the pedestals.

18th Century French Painted Dresser Louis XlV dresser with three drawers over two doors and original engraved knobs and escutcheons.

Coffer French chestnut, 4 panelled coffer with brass escutcheon. Circa 1750.

Chandelier An eight-branched Italian chandelier - a very nice example with beautifully tarnished brass.

French Provincial Chestnut Side Table Three drawers with tapered legs.

Painted French Chaise A Louis XV chaise with carved and gilded frame.

French Walnut Secretaire Commode Louis Philippe burr walnut commode; the top drawer opens to reveal a secretaire with drawers made from birds-eye maple. Circa 1820.

French Mirror A Louis Phillipe period silver gilt mirror. Circa 1830.


John Stephens & Co. Ltd

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25th Anniversary Catalogue  

Antiques Catalogue

25th Anniversary Catalogue  

Antiques Catalogue