Angelus Furniture Co Hispano-Moresque Tile-Top Dresser F985

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Simple, even severe lines, generously sized, some carving on the top drawer face and then... the flowering of Hispano-Moresque tiles on top! All the elements that blended together to make the California Style, the final meeting and melding of the formative and contrasting Anglo-Saxon and Mediterranean cultures, are in this piece. Angelus was the mark ...

Angelus Furniture Co “Granada” Pair of Spanish Revival Bedside Tables 1925 F990

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From a suite of "Granada" Angelus furniture. (see the highboy, F983, and the sideboard, F984.) Simply one of the best furniture manufacturers in Los Angeles, they were noted for their beautiful workmanship and fearless incorporation of many historical styles into their line. The feature here is the really stupendous carving: the facing profiles of the ...

Angelus Furniture Co Spanish Revival Armchair SOLD F979

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There's certainly some Hollywood, or Hancock Park, in this Spanish Revival armchair: no one captured the taste of the movers and shakers of Los Angeles in the twenties better than the Angelus Furniture Company. Beautifully made, with spectacular carving, this VERY comfortable armchair is mated to a large matching sofa (F980) so if you have ...

The Golden California Show October 12th, 13th at the Glendale Civic Auditorium

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Its that time of year again for the fabulous Golden California Show held annually at the Glendale Civic Auditorium October 12th 10 am - 6 pm and October 13th 10- 4pm. We have reserved some very special pieces for the show this year and I know our vendors have too. Below you will find some ...

Pan Pacific Exposition Commemorative Nickel Plate Liberty Bell 1915 A651

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When you factor in that this bell was "Made in Japan" by the Aoki Art Co this object represents quite a confluence of forces and elements. Which of course is what an international exposition such as the one represented here is supposed to create. San Francisco hosted the world in 1915 as a coming out ...

Mexican Colonial Polychrome Tin Hanging Lantern with Spanish Hook L466

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A beautiful turn of the century polychrome hanging Mexican tin lantern with semi-frosted glass: Including wrought iron wall mount lion hook. Amazing perforated tin or steel details almost all complete and ready to use. Once powered by paraffin, now newly wired. Interior or covered patio use only. Lantern is 24 tall x 10 deep x ...