Adam Calvert Bentley

London, GB

About Adam Calvert Bentley

Adam Calvert Bentley was formed when Adam Bentley moved away from his previous career as a fine art and antiques conservator and started dealing in fine European furniture and decorative antique objects. Adam works closely with Lucinda Chetwode who has been trading as Ardgowan Antiques since she set up business in her house in Scotland in 1983. Lucinda also lectures on the subjects of Decorative Arts and Architecture for institutions such as V&A and other international museums. In the summer of 2017 Adam opened a new showroom, by appointment, in Battersea, London. A...Read More

Adam Calvert Bentley

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18th Century, Early George-III Mahogany Armchair
Antique 18th Century England Neoclassical Office Chairs and Desk Chairs
Suede, Upholstery, Mahogany
The unusual urn splat below a shaped cresting leading down to the boldly scrolling arms. The suede covered float-buttoned seat raised on reeded tapering legs joined by "H" ...
Pair of Early 19th Century Glass Lidded Vases
Antique Early 19th Century France Regency Glass
Gold, Cut Glass
The urn shaped form decorated with bands of engraved and gilt foliage on a frosted and partly blue-painted ground. France. Circa: 1810  
18th Century Dolphin Console Table
Antique Mid-18th Century Italy Baroque Console Tables
Walnut, Pine
The serpentine top painted to imitate marble and raised on a well-carved walnut base formed as a dolphin on a carved rock work base. Measure: Height 76cm / 29.75'' Depth 31cm / 1...
Pair of Louis-Philippe Painted Etagere Tables o...
Antique 1840-1849 France Louis Philippe End Tables
The serpentine tops and rectangular under-shelves painted with faux marble decoration and supported on blue painted baluster turned trestle supports with turned bun feet. Beautifully...
Pair of 18th Century, Italian Blackamoor Figures
Antique Early 18th Century Italy Baroque Figurative Sculptures
Carved showing a male and female figure dancing, he in a doublet, she in a skirt of palm-fronds raised on turned and gadroon-carved plinths with faux marble decoration.   
George II Painted Tripod Table
Antique Early 18th Century England George II Dessert Tables and Tilt-top...
Elm, Pine, Paint
The circular tilt-top very finely painted with a still life of an urn, fruit and a parrot against a scenic landscape, raised on a gun-barrel turned central support with tripod base. ...
Unusual Painted Tilt-Top Table
George Bullock
Antique Early 19th Century England Regency End Tables
The oval finely top painted with a port scene, possibly showing the quay at East Point in Hong Kong's Victoria harbour with Kellet Island in the distance and raised on painted trestl...
Rare 18th Century George III Carved Mahogany Se...
Thomas Chippendale
Antique Late 18th Century England Chippendale Cabinets
Brass, Mahogany
Almost certainly from the workshop of Thomas Chippendale. The breakfront rectangular moulded top above a secretaire drawer inlaid with oval flame panels, flutes and beads; above a pa...
Rare American Federal Period Mahogany Side-Cabi...
Antique 19th Century United States Federal Sideboards
Mahogany, Cedar
The rectangular top with fret-carved three-quarter gallery with acorn turned finials and two hinges candle boxes, above a pair of maplewood lined frieze drawers and a pair of line in...
Rare George II Mahogany Architect's Cabinet or ...
Antique 1740-1749 England Neoclassical Cabinets
Brass, Leather, Mahogany
The rectangular moulded top above a double inverted shell-carved front flanked by Corinthian column pilasters, sliding forward to reveal a tooled leather writing surface and enclosin...
Pair of George III Giltwood Wall-Lights or Sconces
Antique 18th Century England Baroque Wall Lights and Sconces
Each with a finely carved and gilded backplate of ribbon-suspended flowers and leaves supporting two leaf-scroll candle-branches, 18th century, Later adapted for electricity. ? Ori...
Pair of 18th Century Portuguese Rosewood Chairs
Antique Mid-18th Century Portugal George II Chairs
Cane, Rosewood
Pair of Portuguese Colonial rosewood chairs Of lovely faded color, the cresting rails in the form of broken pediments centred by stylized scallop-shells, with baluster splats, caned...

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