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New William Bartsch Art

Posted by on Oct 9, 2013 in Antiques and Decorative Accessories, Emporium | 0 comments

New William Bartsch Art

Well, we consider ourselves very lucky to have 28 new pieces of William Bartsch Art in the Shop as of last week. As the exclusive dealer for Bill’s work, all of his pieces that are for sale have now been consolidated at Bertolini & Co. If you are a Bill Bartsch collector or fan, please check out the “new” pieces now hanging in the shop and represented here on the website. There are incredible new large landscape oils, still life oil paintings and oil portraits of people, dogs and horses. There is a large selection of ink wash work, and some beautiful water colors. ...

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Antique and Vintage Footstools in Fun Safari Prints

Posted by on Jul 28, 2013 in Antiques and Decorative Accessories, Emporium | 0 comments

Antique and Vintage Footstools in Fun Safari Prints

Molly is not the only one who craves a good footstool to enhance her comfort…we are on a kick of covering some newly found vintage and antique footstools in a couple of fun safari fabrics that we like. See how they modernized and emphasized the nice lines of...

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18th, 19th and 20th Century Chandeliers

Posted by on Feb 13, 2013 in Antiques and Decorative Accessories, Emporium | 0 comments

18th, 19th and 20th Century Chandeliers

We have a wonderful variety of Continental and American, period and vintage chandeliers in the shop.  They represent beautiful craftsmanship from the 18th, 19th and 20th Centuries. They are all stunning, unique and in excellent condition. 1870 French Chandelier, Electrified Gasoleir 19th Century Chandelier from Siena, Italy SOLD – Pair of 1910 gilt, brass and crystal chandelier Continental Brass Chandelier, c 1840 19th Century Etched Glass Hall Light

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Symbolic Birds

Posted by on Dec 10, 2012 in Antiques and Decorative Accessories, Emporium | 0 comments

Symbolic Birds

Birds…they symbolize an array of positive characteristics and for centuries have been a favorite subject in art, sculpture and home decor.  This is especially true for country homes in the United States where folks choose to live close to the land and nature. Bird cages (antique bird cages in particular), like the 19th century continental walnut cage pictured below, have long been a favorite decorative item because of their strong architectural and sculptural lines.  They easily add interest to any corner of a room. The Indian Bronze Parrot Lamp which is featured on the home page this...

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What’s new in the shop?

Posted by on Aug 7, 2011 in Emporium, Interior Design Services | 0 comments

What’s new in the shop?

We’ve added several new items to the shop and selected a few highlights. First, a French wire basket circa 1890, filled with blue and white porcelain balls. These are in our garden room and would make a charming addition to a sunroom. The French wire basket is priced at $275.00 and the blue and white porcelain balls (there are 18) are priced at $160.00. At a recent country auction we were fortunate to pick up an English copy of a 1750 kneehole desk in burl walnut and inlay. Probably around 100 years old this versatile piece would be at home in a bedroom, study or living room. One...

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