Renaissance Antique Seating(21 items)
(lot of 4) Italian Renaissance Revival hall chairs, 19th c., foliated backrest with monogrammed cartouche, shield-form seat
(lot of 12) Spanish Renaissance Revival oak dining chairs, late 19th c./early 20thc., having foliate carved top rail,
Suite of Six American Renaissance Revival Walnut Dining Chairsca. 1865-1875, each with an upholstered seat and tufted scroll
Heavy steel prod, a mark stamped on the inside on the right (a wheel with a sun burst), braided hemp bowstring. Old cord
Schwer gearbeiteter Stuhl aus Weichholz mit fein furniertem Marketeriedekor und plastisch geschnitzten Elementen. An der
Heavy steel prod, a mark stamped on the inside (a wheel with a sun burst). Original cord anchors, the string has been lost.
News about Renaissance Antique Seating
Miller & Miller auction steeped in Canadian history Oct. 24
NEW HAMBURG, Ontario – An online Canadiana & Historic Objects auction highlighted by the outstanding lifetime collections of Dick Withington and Brian Stead will be held on Saturday, Oc. 24, by Miller & Miller Auctions Ltd. The 699-lot auction will begin at 9 a.m. Eastern time. Bid absentee or live online through LiveAuctioneers.
Ideals of beauty, female form are focus of new Nelson-Atkins exhibition
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The pursuit of the “ideal” female body was as much a preoccupation in Renaissance Germany as it is today. Like the filtered photographs we encounter today in magazines and social media posts, images of idealized women in various stages of undress also proliferated during the 15th and 16th centuries. The Nelson-Atkins […]
Fine pens add flair to the written word
NEW YORK — Readers of a certain age will remember painstaking penmanship classes in elementary school, learning how to write with the Palmer method. While younger generations are more comfortable in front of a keyboard and more apt to send a text than write a letter, the art of letter-writing is not dead. Far from […]