The Beauty Behind Biedermeier Furniture

Antique Biedermeier Furniture – Ritter Antik

A remarkable example of how furniture design can reflect great historical events is provided by the emergence of the Biedermeier style after Napoleon’s defeat at Waterloo in 1815. The mood of the people of Europe changed – and the style […]

The Stanley Weiss Collection

Classical Bow-front Chest Philadelphia, c.1830 From The StanleyWeiss Collection

The Stanley Weiss Collection is a vast collection of fine American & English furniture of the 18th & 19th centuries.

Exhuberant Carved Mahogany Classical Sofa, c.1830 From The Stanley Weiss Collection

Classical Bow-front […]

Matthew Kowies Empire Decorated NYC Studio Apartment

Matthew Kowies Apartment Featured In Lonny Magazine

In Lonny’s December Issue reveals a beautiful New York City apartment of Matthew Kowies. The apartment shows off great placement of furniture, a lovely collection of artwork, and a few fabulous antiques. Proves that small spaces can have finesse, and sophistication.

A Very Rare Empire Commode

Viennese Early 19th c. Empire Commode

This rare and unusual side cabinet displays very characteristically the elegance of Viennese Empire furniture from the early 19th century. The white marble top above a long single drawer in the frieze. The door, flanked by two ebonized lyres with carved and […]