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Monthly Archives: May 2015

We’re Loving This…18th Century Stone Basin

This 18th c. stone basin, accented by an iron fountain center, originally graced the garden of a property in Aix-en-Provence, France. The fountain center dates back to the 19th century and depicts a small child riding the back of a … Read the rest of this entry

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What we’re loving…Collection of Finials

Finials, decorative stone or metal elements, were often commissioned to embellish the tops of columns, roofs, the corners of buildings, or ends of walls. Found in a variety of designs and sizes, antique finials are perfect for decorating a garden … Read the rest of this entry

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What We’re Loving…19th century Spanish Lantern

Accented by a crown and other intricate details, this 19th c. Spanish lantern is monumental in both size and design. This unique piece once hung at the entrance of una casa importante in Madrid. With its beautiful patina, this lantern … Read the rest of this entry

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A Lookback: Italian Doors

Since we opened our doors in 2002, hundreds of amazing antique Italian doors have passed through our gallery halls and into the homes of our clients. During her voyages to Italy and beyond, our proprietor Ruth Gay scours vendor after … Read the rest of this entry

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