An imposing early colonial Australian cedar Gentleman’s Library Chair, inspired by a design by William Smee & Sons, NSW origin.
A rare Australian Cedar Work Table with a cushion moulded frieze a lift lid revealing four lidded compartments and a removable tray, the Lyre design support has brass rod decoration, on a quadraform bace with square pad feet. Several variants of this design can be found illustrated in Nineteenth Century Australian Furniture.
A very rare colonial Australian Davenport in Brush Cyprus Pine (a NSW rainforest timber) having three internal drawers with ivory knobs, on concealed brass and porcelain castors, secondary timber Australian cedar, NSW origin, 19th century patina.
An early colonial Australian cedar Carver Chair with a tablet back and horsehair upholstered drop in seat, Tasmanian origin, 19th century patina
An early colonial Australian Piano Stool in Tasmanian blackwood and acacia, an English metal mechanism with a brass plaque stamped Cope & Collinson / March 1844. Tasmanian origin, 19th century patina.
A colonial Australian cedar Work Table with lyre shaped supports, single drawer with a paper label Chas Artlett ... Rushcutters Bay. 19th century patina, NSW origin.
A rare & important labelled Colonial New Zealand Table by the master craftsmen Anton Seuffert (act. 1859-87) featuring fern & floral marquetry design in various native timbers including mottled kauri, mapau,whairangipiro, rimu totara,rewarewa and puriri. A similar table is illustrated in The Seuffert Legacy by Brian Peet p. 116.
A "Hamilton Style" Australian cedar twin pedestal Sideboard with a book-matched veneered back, three drawers and fitted cupboards, Tasmanian origin, 19th century patina.
A Germanic Colonial Australian cedar Chest of Drawers with its original locks & bone escutcheons signed in pencil (see detail) "...Lamcken" c.1855
An Important early Colonial Australian cedar Dwarf Bookcase with adjustable shelves, the doors with silk panels, Tasmanian origin, 19th century patina.
An early Colonial Australian cedar carver chair, NSW origin, 19th century patina.
A fine early colonial Australian cedar two shelf Chiffonier featuring open carved decoration.
An Early Australian cedar freestanding Sofa or Library Table with a single drawer and ‘S’ scroll decoration, NSW origin, 19th century patina c.1840
A rare early Tasmanian Side Table in Huon pine with Gum square legs, featuring two drawers with brass knob handles.
An early colonial Australian cedar Occasional Table featuring a shaped central support in the form of a stylised Lyre, 19th century patina, NSW origin.
An early Tasmanian square tapered leg Serving or Side Table in Australian cedar, featuring faux front drawers, 19th century patina.
A Tasmanian made Writing Box attributed to William Downing. The carcase is Australian cedar & imported Baltic pine it is veneered with imported mahogany & satinwood inlays the feather-banding however is Australian cedar & Huon pine.
An Australian cedar & rose mahogany Work Table, NSW origin, 19th century patina.
A rare Tasmanian birdseye Huon pine Apprentice Chest of Drawers, 19th century patina
An early Colonial Australian cedar twin pedestal Sideboard, NSW origin.
An early Colonial Australian Cedar Music Canterbury, Tasmanian origin, 19th century patina.