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Antique Maritime Watercolor on Paper of the Yacht “Fox” on an Arctic Exploration

February 8, 2024

In 1845 British Officer Sir John Franklin and crew disappeared on an arctic exploration. Captain Francis Leopald McClintock was commissioned to explore that disappearance on the yacht “Fox” in 1857. Here is a watercolor rendering of that ship painted by … Continue reading

Antique Decorative English Folding Library Ladder

Impressive decorative English library ladder crafted in hardwoods with an ingenious folding mechanism and featuring leather covering with brass tacks, caps and feet. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques England Circa 1920 Open dimensions H: 93 W: 12.5 … Continue reading

Pair of Vintage English Seltzer Bottle Table Lamps

January 4, 2024

Vintage pair of English table lamps crafted in blown glass in a classic double bulb form wrapped in reed, once seltzer bottles now lamps with pewter hardware. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques England Circa 1950 H: 31 … Continue reading

Antique Silver Plate and Brass Seashell Bookends

September 29, 2023

Unusual antique sea inspired bookends crafted with silver plate on brass rods and seashells at either end with faux coral brass feet. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques England Circa 1920 H: 5 W: 12 D: 6 Ref: … Continue reading

Pair of Antique English Library Step Stands

July 5, 2023

Handsome pair of antique English library step form stands crafted in mahogany with tooled green leather steps, storage under the middle, brass lion head hardware, and classic turned legs. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques England Circa 1910 … Continue reading

Antique Wicker Side Table by Lloyd Loom

March 2, 2023

Rare and remarkable side table crafted in wicker with an unusual form having a magazine or book rack below and all of the original paint and remnants of a Lloyd Loom label on the bottom. Be sure to follow us … Continue reading

Marine Oil Painting on Canvas of a Sailing Ship

February 22, 2023

Striking oil painting on canvas of an American four mast sailing ship, in all its glory, in ocean waters with a stem ship in the horizon. Signed by noted marine artist Frederick L.Owen, titled “Brilliant” and presented in a wood … Continue reading

Antique Set of Six Neoclassic Caned and Decorated Adam Style Dining Chairs

September 23, 2022

Impressive set of six dining chairs having two armchairs and four sides, crafted with mahogany in a neoclassic Adam style with painted decorations all around, featuring caned seats, sides and backs with decorated medallions, back saber legs, and tapered front … Continue reading

Antique Military Marching Soldiers Mechanical Toy

September 1, 2022

Antique mechanical toy ambitiously crafted with a metal mechanism moved by a crank in the back, sending civil war union soldiers, carved in pine with their distinctive caps, marching to battle. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques US … Continue reading

Pair of Antique Adam Style Demi Lune Stands

August 11, 2022

Antique pair of neoclassical stands crafted in mahogany with two drawers in a demi lune form decorated in Adam style romantic floral motifs over a faux crackled finish on long elegant legs. French polished in the traditional old world manner. … Continue reading

Pair of Antique French Rattan Cafe Chairs

May 5, 2022

Impressive pair of antique French rattan and reed cafe chairs with bent wood frames decorated with painted and natural reed wrapped rattan in a graceful form with sturdy cross stretchers. Signed Pierre Leroux. As seen in the last photo of … Continue reading

Card Holder with Westie Dogs

March 21, 2022

Charming vintage cast iron card holder with a pair Westie terriers in service as greeters. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques England Circa 1950 H: 5.5 W: 11 D: 3 Ref: 6119

Antique Lyre Form Adam Style Tole Wall Sconces

February 4, 2022

Antique pair of Adam style three light tole wall sconces crafted in metal with a lyre form. Made by the Sterling Bronze co. New York. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques US Circa 1905 H: 25 W: 11 … Continue reading

Near Pair of Antique French Porcelain Apothecary Lidded Jars

February 2, 2022

Two matching porcelain apothecary jars with classic form hand decorated with intriguing colorful medical symbols with palm trees. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques France Circa 1920 From left to right: H: 10 DM: 5 H: 11 DM: … Continue reading

Near Pair of Antique Motor Boat Models, Priced Individually

October 28, 2021

Intriguing pair of similar flat hull motor boat models hand crafted with mahogany, retaining their original paint and presented on custom wood stands. Priced individually. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques US Circa 1910 Front Model- H: 6 … Continue reading

Antique British Colonial Cane Stand or Sculptural Assemblage

July 1, 2021

Lofty English antique cane stand that crosses the line between art and function by assembling two Victorian black leather boots on a Chinese lacquer remnant with antique brass remnants as feet. The handle is an antique Anglo Indian carved cane … Continue reading

Antique Pith Helmet in a Tole Box

July 31, 2020

Antique English pith helmet and painted copper box with all the historical romance you could wish for. Originally purchased from Gieves and Hawkes London by F.C.L. Halliday, a decorated Royal Navy officer in WWI. Be sure to follow us on … Continue reading

Porcelain Bust of a Bird Gondolier

January 3, 2019

Whimsical Italian porcelain bust of a Crow or bird decked out in the classic Venetian boatman’s striped shirt and straw hat. Signed on the bottom Italy Royal Majolyca. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques Italy Circa 1960 H: … Continue reading