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Baltimore Classical Painted and Gilt Decorated BenchBaltimore Classical Painted and Gilt Decorated Bench
Date: circa 1820
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Description: Antique 19th c. Baltimore classical black painted and gilt decorated bench or settee with brass rosettes, circa 1820. This bench is based on a classical design by Benjamin Henry Latrobe made for the White House of President Madison. His furniture burned in 1814 but the original sketches survive. Has wooden cylindrical and upholstered arms, based on designs of Roman couches, a caned seat over deeply reeded and gilded legs,and original pressed brass mounts on the front feet. Now has custom green silk pad. Restoration to the gilt. This is a rare desirable form in Baltimore furniture. 26in H 78in W 21in D. Ref:'BALTIMORE PAINTED FURNITURE 1800-1840' by William Voss Elder, # 34, PAGE 59.

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DOLPHIN SETTEE  BY FLORENTINE CRAFTSMEN CO.DOLPHIN SETTEE BY FLORENTINE CRAFTSMEN CO.
Date: C. 1950
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Description: Star and Dolphin pattern aluminum settee or bench made by Florentine Craftsmen, Long Island City, N.Y. This company was founded in 1918 by Vincent Pimavera an Italian immigrant iron worker. It was noted for its fine botanical themed garden furniture in wrought and cast iron and aluminum. The double chair backed settee is of heavy finely cast welded aluminum with a crest rail of classical drape over elongated diamonds with centered stars, arms ending with terminals of dolphins, open work seat design of scrolled foliage and curved stretchers below. Bench has traces of old black paint. Circa 1950-60. Bench is 31 inches high, 42 inches wide and 24 inches deep. This handsome bench is a heavy weight and being aluminum will never rust.

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LARGE WIRE SETTEE OR BENCH,  19TH CENTURYLARGE WIRE SETTEE OR BENCH, 19TH CENTURY
Date: 19th century
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Description: Exceptionally large American 19th century wire work and wrought iron garden bench decorated with a roll on top of back and arms, scrolled back, and fanned scrolls on legs, painted black. Heavy weight and a graphic design for the garden, garden room or porch. 37 inches high, 72 inches wide and 29 inches deep. Mid 19th century the iron foundries invented machines to extrude heavy wire to make fencing and then garden furniture such as settees, chairs, plant stands, trellis and even bird cages, which became extremely popular for use indoors and out.

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PAIR ANTIQUE WROUGHT STEEL GARDEN BENCHES OR SETTE  ESPAIR ANTIQUE WROUGHT STEEL GARDEN BENCHES OR SETTE ES
Date: second half 19th century
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Description: Rare pair of 19th century wrought steel garden benches or settees, heavy weight and riveted construction. These benches have been professionally cleaned and repainted light green. Second half of 19th century, American. Provenance: Brooklyn,N.Y. estate. 38 inches high, 44 inches wide and 24 inches deep. For a similar antique single wrought steel bench see item # 14346 under GARDEN/ BENCHES, which retains its original label of the Stewart Iron Works, Cincinnati, Ohio.

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PAIR GRAPEVINE CAST IRON URNS, LABELED KRAMER BROS. FDYPAIR GRAPEVINE CAST IRON URNS, LABELED KRAMER BROS. FDY
Date: C. 1890-1900
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Description: Pair of labeled cast iron garden urns decorated with wreaths of grapevines under top, with handles and on original plinths that are labeled Kramer Bros.Fdy, Dayton, Ohio. These two part large urns have been professionally cleaned and repainted black. 37 inches high and 24 inches wide. This urn design is illustrated in the Kramer Foundry Catalog Fig. S-55 and titled "Favorite". The Kramer Foundry was established in 1895 by George H. Kramer in partnership with his brothers Henry and Joseph in Dayton, Ohio. They developed a line of cast iron floral urns, lawn settees, chairs and ornamental accessories, many times copying designs from European foundries. They discontinued production in 1950. SOLD

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PAIR OF FRANCOIS A. CARRE DOUBLE SEAT SETTEESPAIR OF FRANCOIS A. CARRE DOUBLE SEAT SETTEES
Date: very early 20th c.
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Description: Pair Francois Carre designed double seat garden settees, wrought iron with flexible curved spring-form bent steel seats and backs and a decorative wrought iron connector design between the seats. Early 20th century. This innovative French design was patented in the U.S. in 1866 by Francois Carre and then purchased by Lalance & Grosjean, a French hardware company in New York at 273 Pearl Street. Because bent-steel was strong, elastic and comfortable, chairs of this design were popular well into the 20th century. 35 1/2 inches high, 36 1/2 inches wide and 24 inches deep. These chairs have been professionally cleaned, primed and repainted. Provenance: Genevieve E.'Bunnie' Dupont, (1915-2014), president of the Garden Club of America. SOLD

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WIRE GARDEN CHAIR, SINGLE, ANTIQUE WIRE GARDEN CHAIR, SINGLE, ANTIQUE
Date: late 19th century
Price: $295
Description: Single wire work garden chair with high back, shaped stretchers and curled feet. Late 19th century. 35 1/2 inches high 16 1/2 inches wide and 17 inches deep. $295. By the 19th century, furniture makers took advantage of technological advances in the manufacture of metal and began using reinforced steel wire first to make fencing and then to make elaborate and fancy chairs, benches, plant stands etc. that could withstand all climate conditions and were thus ideal for outdoor use. And because they were portable they were widely used from lawns to porches to interiors. Catalogs of ironwork manufacturers from the second half of the 19th century features all sorts of elaborate wire designs for plant stands, settees, bird cages and even cradles, all made of steel wire for interior and outdoor use.

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WIRE SETTEE OR BENCH, ANTIQUEWIRE SETTEE OR BENCH, ANTIQUE
Date: Circa 1900
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Description: Antique wire work garden settee or bench in heavy steel wire. This decorative and heavy settee has been professionally cleaned and repainted. Circa 1900. 38 inches high, 54 inches wide, and 21 inches deep. Fanciful wire work furniture became very popular in the second half of the 19th century when wire work companies sold many varieties of wire pieces such as plant stands, chairs and settees, bird cages, trellis and even cradles. These pieces could be easily moved to be placed outdoors, on porches or verandas or indoors.

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WIRE SETTEE OR BENCH, ANTIQUE, WITH CUSTOM CUSHIONWIRE SETTEE OR BENCH, ANTIQUE, WITH CUSTOM CUSHION
Date: CIRCA 1896
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Description: Antique heavy steel wire work settee or bench labeled on back 'Scheeler & Sons, Buffalo, N.Y.'Located at 316-32 Terrace St. Buffalo, N.Y.this company was formerly Buffalo Wire Works, and advertised 'wire goods, wirework and artistic metal work of all kinds.' Circa 1896. This elaborately designed settee or bench with the rolled crest rail, shaped seat and decorative scroll work has been professionally cleaned, primed and repainted and comes with a custom black chintz cushion. 38 inches high, 54 inches wide and 24 inches deep. Circa 1896.

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WIRE SETTEE OR GARDEN BENCH, ANTIQUEWIRE SETTEE OR GARDEN BENCH, ANTIQUE
Date: late 19th or early 20th century
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Description: Antique wire and wrought iron heavy garden bench with arched back, scroll work decoration and curled feet, and with remains of old flaking and crusty white paint. Most of original zinc coating or galvanizing remains on bench to prevent rusting. This bench could easily be wire brushed of old paint and repainted any color to make a decorative addition to any garden setting. 39 inches high, 46 1/4 inches wide and 19 inches deep. Late 19th or very early 20th century.

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WIRE SETTEE, ANTIQUE, RECTANGULARWIRE SETTEE, ANTIQUE, RECTANGULAR
Date: late 19th or early 20th century
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Description: Antique wire work rectangular form settee with wrought iron frame, of heavy crimped wire, with square back and sides decorated with scrolls and circles and sitting on square feet. Heavy wire was extremely popular for many forms of garden furniture such as plant stands, tables and chairs, settees and arbors during the late 19th century into the early 20th century. This heavy garden settee has several layers of old paint and now is in white paint. It is a good size to place in many areas to give a light airy garden look. 33 inches high, 44 inches wide and 20 inches deep.

Part of our collection of: Benches in Garden Antiques