Find in this section objects of curiosities, unusual objects and unique pieces of Art & History and a selection of genuine and original antique furniture or current production drawing inspiration from the past.
8 beautiful butterflies Antherina Suraka under a round globe with its brass base. This beautiful moth from Madagascar uses the technique of "big eyes" to impress his opponents: when he feels in danger, he regularly brings his hind wings to simulate the stern look of a bigger bird... He has very beautiful eyes. But that's another movie!
Globe style Napoleon III, large naturalized blue butterflies. 6 Morpho Peleides from Costa Rica under a glass globe. The magic of the blue-metallic wings bordered by black is almost as strong as when seen in the dense forests of South America. And the other side is also fascinating with a camouflage that mimics the birds eyes !! An object of flamboyant...
Acrylic glass used as a noble material, like if it was crystal! The thickness and weight of the acrylic lid, gives the feeling of a precious object. The satin solid brass body complete the design.
This stone seems engraved with concentric patterns, like a seabed map. It is indeed the currents that "made" it, but rather those of a river. This pebble is a nodule of Agate, fallen into a river with a strong current. Water has worn this pebble for centuries.
The large library Alexei has the distinction of having a style both charm and industry. This two body made entirely of pine is composed of 3 independent modules that will dress your wall in a fun way. The aged black patina and its interior in natural wood color gives it an authentic charm.
Amethyst geode in 1.4kg gangue- Uruguay Very beautiful Amethyst geode from Uruguay. Amethyst is one of the best known minerals on our planet. It is surely the most appreciated for more than 5000 years.
Magnificent amethyst in an agate geode from Uruguay on its wooden base. Incredible beauty and strength. Amethyst is one of the best known minerals on our planet. It is surely the most appreciated for more than 5000 years.
Ammonite from Madagascar on a black metal display. Ammonites appeared about 380 million years ago in the Devonian and extinct with the Dinosaurs to the Cretaceous-Tertiary crisis there is 65MA. This ammonite of Madagascar is a beautiful specimens very clear and of an orange color. Calycoceras, 95 million years. L 22cm x 10cm x H 25cm
Albien block of ammonites - 13.6kg. A magnificent unique piece! This block of Ammonites is a real photo of a seabed over 100 million years old! We find there the diversity of ammonites living in the Lower Cretaceous.
Very large fossil ammonite (180 million years old). This size is very rare on this kind of specimen and we discover a limited number each year. Ammonite from Madagascar on a rectangular black metal display. Ammonites appeared around 380 million years ago in the Devonian and died out with the Dinosaurs during the Cretaceous-Tertiary crisis 65MA ago.L 48cm...
Reproduction of old engravings of ancient Chinese cities before Mao's communist revolution. Set of 2 very beautiful reproductions of engravings. Each print is surrounded by an elegant black frame with a golden distressed effect and a transparent glass. Dimensions of each engraving: H53 x 65cm. Elegance assured.
Ancient ceramics from the early twentieth century shaped in a pyramid of eggs. vintage ceramics, country style, interior decoration, design interior, home interior design, interior decoration accessories, antique decoration objects,
The late 19th century style Angelica console, Napoleon III period. The console is made of blackened pine with 5 magnificent turned legs. The whole of the patina of this remarkable console is aged by hand. A remarkable craftsmanship of great beauty for an interior of charm and character.
An immediately recognizable line: the Art Deco style for this great dining table. These very creative lines perfectly represent the 1920s, and in particular this cradle foot with this rounded movement connected to a base. But it was completely transformed by a coarse salt sandblasting process.
Splendid old Chinese console in Elm. Large and beautiful dimensions: 275 x 50 x H87cm for this remarkable unique piece. This console has 180 years of service. It is simply magnificent with its traces left by time. A charm and a crazy poetry emanates from this remarkable and unique piece from Shanxi.
Witch mirror with shaped wood frame and pearl border with old-fashioned patina of 55cm in diameter. Each mirror is a unique piece of contemporary craftsmanship which gives it modernity while keeping the unique style of the end of the 19th century. This witch mirror (convex) will dress your walls and your interior with originality.
A set of 4 antiques Witch Mirrors. Tain alike antic times. Diameters: Ø41 - Ø35.5 - Ø30 - Ø25.5 cm
Set of 4 witch mirrors framed with a beaded border available in 4 different sizes. Each mirror which is a unique piece of contemporary craftsmanship which gives it great modernity while keeping the unique style of the end of the 19th century. These witch mirrors (convex) will dress up your walls and your interior with pomp.
Set of 9 witch mirrors that can be arranged individually or together to form a contemporary mirror. Diameter of a mirror: Ø25 cm
A powerfull and impressive sideboard.Created by an Italian craftsman from the Piemont area in 1946.With cross-influences from the Baroque period and the Empire period, it also shows some oriental style: the legs are a pair of sculptured lions, with a mane looking like the hair of handsome Italian women.The top is a satin black glass.
Very nice old counter. Origin: China. 100 years old. Original and authentic furniture from Fujian province, East China. Entirely made of wood and has been completely restored and renovated in China respecting old methods. The interior is immaculate. Traces left by time which make all the charm of this piece of furniture.
Antique Half-Moon Console - H 84cm. Old console in the shape of a half-moon. This console has gone through time to join us today, its age is at least 80 years old. In excellent condition, solid and stable. Traces left by the time that we leave because they are part of its history. She is so beautiful. This half-moon console, will easily find its place in...
A pair of old half-moon-shaped consoles. These consoles have gone through time to join us today, their age is 100 to 120 years at least. In excellent condition, solid and stable. Traces left by the time that we leave because they are part of its history. She is so beautiful. These half-moon consoles, will easily find their place in your living space to...
Very nice old low sideboard in a primitive style. Origin: Xinjiang, China. Seniority: 100 years. Original and authentic antique furniture from Xinjiang province. Entirely made of poplar, this low sideboard has been completely renovated in China, respecting old methods. The interior is immaculate. Traces left by time which make all the charm of this piece...
Une paire de reproduction de gravures anciennes de perroquets aux couleurs flamboyantes. Mise sous verre et encadrement bois à l'ancienne. Le format indiqué est celui d'une seule gravure.
Magnificent set of 4 Giovanni Battista Piranesi engravings of reproduced Roman statues framed under glass. Old black wood frame and gilding. Absolutely perfect and respectful craftsmanship, rigorous and demanding. A refined decor for your walls. Dimensions of one engraving: Height 60cm by 40 cm wide.