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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

Antique Architectural Diorama of a French Street

February 10, 2022

Rare and unusual antique diorama of a street in a neighborhood, in a city capturing a time and a place for centuries to come. Crafted with metal and paper painted with striking accuracy. Presented in a mahogany frame under glass … Continue reading

Pair of Francois Martinet Antique Hand Colored French Bird Engravings

November 30, 2021

Historical pair of 18th century hand colored bird engravings from the original book “Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux” published in 1770 with the artwork by artist, engraver and early naturalist Francois Martinet. Presented in rustic painted wood frames. Be sure to … Continue reading

Oil Painting on Board of a French Cafe by Ferdinand Boilauges

October 14, 2021

Whimsical oil painting on board executed in a distinctive naive folky style of a French cafe with figures dressed in Belle Epoque attire. Signed by the noted artist Ferdinand Boilauges and presented in the original painted wood frame. Be sure … Continue reading