19th Century Spanish Peasants Oil On Canvas P1038

P1038-55

Superb, utterly romantic, unsigned, bearing evidence of a long-ago sale through Christie's, and in its original British frame (Newcomb's don't you know old chap), this ferociously charming genre painting of damnably attractive peasants celebrating life among their chalk cave dwellings overlooking, say, Seville, could not be more Victorian. It must have sold immediately before the ...

American Eastlake Queen Anne Wall Hung Corner Cupboard 1870s-90s F912

F912-6

Original finish. Perfect of its type. A quintessential late Victorian piece, vigorous, forceful and exciting: the imagination of the industrial age, stern of purpose, exuberant in its ornamentation. Dimensions: 39" H x 18" W x 17" D The Eastlake Movement was a nineteenth-century architectural and household design reform movement started by architect and writer Charles Eastlake (1836–1906). The ...

American Victorian Spindle/Bobbin Turned Wood Bench with Arms and a Bow Seat F817

F8172

American Victorian with a nod to Tudor revival but with its heart in the eighteenth century, in other words... American Victorian. The Victorian style is entirely borrowed from every other style, often a mash-up of several eras and different countries and always looks... American Victorian. This occasional bench would welcome a cushion but looks beautiful ...