A La Vieille Cite

Paris, FR

About A La Vieille Cite

Located since 1952 until 2008, 350 Rue Saint Honoré, Paris, successor of Spingarn's family "Ye olde Curiosity Shop" and Djanchieff's family, A la Vieille Cité belongs today to Martin Du Daffoy's team. Specialist in 18th century snuffboxes, russian art, russian and french antique silver, historicals jewels and items. Placed now in a private 18th century appartement near Drouot, on appointment only. Always cake and vodka for the tea time.

A La Vieille Cite

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Featured Pieces

Antique Russian Enamel and Vermeil Salt-Chair by Ovchinikov
Antique Russian Enamel and Vermeil Salt-Chair b...
Pavel Ovchinnikov
Early 20th Century Russian More Desk Accessories
Vermeil, Enamel
Large vermeil salt-chair overall enameled on a black ground. Antique traces of inscription removed in the lid. Imperial mark. Mark and signature of Pavel Ovchinikov Mark of Mosc...
Moscow 1768 Silver Sterling Tea Pot by Cemenov
Moscow 1768 Silver Sterling Tea Pot by Cemenov
Pierre Cemenov
Antique 1760s Russian Louis XV Tea Sets
Vermeil, Sterling Silver
Very rare silver sterling tea pot made in Moscow in 1768. Masterpiece for its qualities of execution and its age. Vermeil inside. Maker mark PS for Piotr Cemenov (maker 1739-1777) ...
Pair of 19th Century Bronze Enamel Cloisonné Crane Candlesticks
Pair of 19th Century Bronze Enamel Cloisonné Cr...
Antique 1820s Japanese Japonisme Animal Sculptures
Bronze, Copper, Enamel
A spectacular and very decorative candlesticks representing two cranes carrying in their beaks a candleholder. Base supporting birds in purple enamel cloisonné, paws in bronze gilded...
Beginning of 19th Century Admiral Nelson Vinaigrette
Beginning of 19th Century Admiral Nelson Vinaig...
Matthew Linwood
Antique Early 1800s English George IV Historical Memorabilia
Vermeil, Sterling Silver
Rectangular memorial vinaigrette in sterling silver and interior in vermeil. Lid with hinge representing an engraved portrait of Amiral Horatio, first Vicomte Nelson in an ovale fra...
19th Century Froment-Meurice Bronze and Silver ...
Antique 1860s French Rococo Chandeliers and Pendants
Large pair of candelabra with seven lights. Bronze silvered. Totally decorated with scrolls, flowers, guirlands, enroulements, in pure style of Rococo. Signed Froment-Meurice on the...
18th Century Mahogany Table by Biennais in Paris
Martin Guillaume Biennais
Antique 1790s French Directoire Demi-lune Tables
Opening and folding mahogany table "demilune". One way circle size for dinner table, other way circle size for game with its green felt fabric and the third use is folding to present...
18th Century Silver Gilted Meat Dish and Cover ...
Antique 1790s Russian Other Soup Tureens
Gold, Silver
A very rare silver-gilded antique Russian meat-dish. A pagoda shaped cover on a round bowl screwed to the dish. Bordered with palms. Cover decorated with a large laurel fruit onto ...
20th Century Large Silver Saucepan
Vintage 1970s French Other Sterling Silver
Silver, Sterling Silver
A very large silver sterling saucepan, removable wood handle. In good condition. Perfetto per la pasta. Weight: 1 192 g Maker mark: SPBA, french maker but unidentified. French ...
Antique Silver Gilt and Cristal Champagne Jug b...
Risler & Carré
Early 20th Century French Regency Wine Coolers
Sterling Silver, Crystal
A very gorgeous and high-standard champagne jug. Silver gilt chiseled mounting on a crystal carved body. Ducal crown. In its original case. Made by Risler & Carré. Maker's marks,...
Antique 20th Century Rock Crystal French Bouled...
Early 20th Century European Art Deco More Desk Accessories
Rock Crystal, Rose Quartz
An amazing pink quartz carved representing a cute french bulldog with very tall erect ears, seated and pouted, wearing a necklace with an hanging pearl, eyes in rubis cabochon, locke...
19th Century Mahogany Living Room Set by Janselme
Maison Jeanselme
Antique 1830s French Louis Philippe Living Room Sets
Velvet, Mahogany
Comprising a sofa, one chair and three armchairs. Mahogany wood carved and light green velvet. Made in Paris by the famous manufacturer Janselme around 1830-1835. Fabrics new in e...
18th Century Louis XV Armchairs
Pierre Nogaret
Antique Mid-18th Century French Louis XV Armchairs
Velvet, Nutwood
Four armchairs in natural wood and old pink damask cotton velvet. Typical work in taste of Nogaret. Made in France probably in Lyon, circa 1750-1760.    

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