Complete Vintage Lowenbrau Advertising Piece A871

Not only is it the entire beer wagon, the horses, the deliverymen, it's also in the original cardboard boxes, original wrapping in the original crate. All for Lowenbrau, German, late 1950s - early 1960s. Löwenbräu is the iconic Munich beer with roots that go back to 1383, deeply embedded in that city’s culture and history. Price on ...

17th Century Spanish Renaissance Vargueno Desk F1233 SOLD

Massive, 17th Century Spanish Renaissance Vargueno desk in walnut, consisting of an ornate fall front adorned with latches, escutcheons, medallions, knobs, centered with a hasp and lock plate, all of pierced iron covering the original red velvet. When opened, the desk reveals a lavish fitted interior of 19 drawers and doors mounted with gilt shell ...

17th Century French or Italian Chest of Drawers F1220

The front rippling out in waves presages the later development of bombé furniture that would so mark the 18th century, but this rare piece has its feet firmly in its own century and the early Baroque. It's truly fantastic. Museum quality. In terrific condition. 51" wide x 24" deep x 36" high. Price on request.  

17th Century Italian Decorative Lintel (Headboard) F1226

Carved, painted and gilded, with the image of a bishop at its center in the act of benediction, this may have surmounted an altar or adorned an alcove in a church or perhaps most likely, a private chapel. A beautiful example of the early Baroque, its carved design in low relief being its particular glory. 59" ...

Park French Map of Toluca Lake 1936 SOLD A869

Fabulous in every way. The new minted celebrity enclave of Toluca Lake, with its Lakeside golf club and proximity to the Santa Anita racetrack, celebrated its exclusive roster of property owners (top of the list is Bing Crosby) with this swankily deco style map. The design decor was executed by artist and architect Park French. 21.5" ...

18th Century Spanish Colonial (Original) Tapestry-Back Bench F1223 SOLD

Its original Bargello needle-point back further distinguishes this handsome and austere Spanish Colonial bench. The seat is upholstered in an apricot suede that, though not new, and faded and spotted in a few places, is in usable condition. All in all, a touchstone piece of the period. 48.5" long x 24" deep x 47.5" tall. SOLD

17th Century Italian Console F1222 SOLD

The top of this glorious piece is one solid slab of walnut. A wonderfully harmonious carved table. And it has a drawer. From one of the finest collections of furniture we have ever encountered. 65" long x 36" wide x 32" high. Price on request.

Ruth L. Erlich Houses Descending A Hillside Oil on Canvas P1101

This is our second canvas by Los Angeles painter Ruth Erlich (P754a is definitely worth a look too). Immensely sophisticated and skillful work by an engaged (and socially engaged) member of the California art community, and a helluva painter of the mid-century, and before and beyond. In this painting you can see the influence of ...