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Pretty Things26 of 38A little bling bling for the New Year! Schiaparelli earrings :)Irish Georgian Table
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Posted 3 years ago

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I always loved marble statues and collected them for a time. This one was my largest and was obtained through Christies in NYC. Could have bought a very expensive car for what I paid. It is by Enrico Astorrio and was made in about 1885 when he had his studio in Milan.

I still have it, staying in the spot where a pillar is. It is not something sold easily as it weighs a ton. The lamp is one of 4 large made for a hotel chain in Canada, only those 4 were made by Tiffany Studios, New York. The lamps were previously in The Hotel Saskatchewan, in Regina, which had changed owners when I got them.

In the first photo also is my table by Bernard Molitor which is in the lower right of the photo. It was owned by Dupont, a minister of Napolean's court and was obtained from Sotheby's in NYC.
The table is cataloged on the book on Molitor, ebeniste.

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  1. Manikin Manikin, 3 years ago
    That is gorgeous Phil and your house wow it looks like a museum. It is magnificent ! Love love ! and the lamp ! wow . You are blessed you have beautiful surroundings and a talent so glad your on CW .!
  2. PhilDavidAlexanderMorris PhilDavidAlexanderMorris, 3 years ago
    Thank you so much, I remember my friends coming about the time I painted the walls like an Egyptian tomb, Aswan granite, and they laughed, I thought they were having a heart attack, saying I had too much time on my hands, as I had taken apart 50 Egyptian bracelets to put up the little gilt decorations underneath the border near the ceiling. That was a great fun project, just getting all those bracelets from a wholesaler was a lot of interesting fun and going to the trade show too !~
  3. tlmbaran tlmbaran, 3 years ago
    awe-struck!
  4. PhilDavidAlexanderMorris PhilDavidAlexanderMorris, 3 years ago
    Thanks, mbaran , BELLIN68 , mbaran , officialfuel, vetraio50 , Manikin, rocker-sd , officialfuel , vetraio50,
  5. kerry10456 kerry10456, 3 years ago
    Totally awesome room, would be the best way for me to speak of your home!!!!!!
  6. inky inky, 2 years ago
    I think your book case is very beautiful, I love it!
  7. artislove artislove, 2 years ago
    collectors burden we keep collecting but this site helps to enlight us so we dont have to own so much but to touch it gives an extra buzz doesnt it? i got the buzz already by watching thanx for that!
  8. AmberRose AmberRose, 2 years ago
    Beautiful! My mother has the exact table with the ladies as pillars. Next time I am home I will take you a picture.
    Lovely home! So rich in color and textures. You really have a great eye.
  9. PhilDavidAlexanderMorris PhilDavidAlexanderMorris, 1 year ago
    Thank you Manikin for the love, appreciated !~
  10. PhilDavidAlexanderMorris PhilDavidAlexanderMorris, 1 year ago
    Thank you Amber Rose for the love !~
  11. PhilDavidAlexanderMorris PhilDavidAlexanderMorris, 1 year ago
    Thank you sarahoff for the love, much appreciated !~
  12. PhilDavidAlexanderMorris PhilDavidAlexanderMorris, 10 months ago
    Thank you for the loves Bernie and Mani, most appreciated as always !~
  13. PhilDavidAlexanderMorris PhilDavidAlexanderMorris, 9 months ago
    Thank you bratjdd and SEAN68 for the love, very kind of you !~
  14. PhilDavidAlexanderMorris PhilDavidAlexanderMorris, 5 months ago
    Thank you for the loves Aimathena, jonideco, oldbooks91, vintagecarmascot, tom61375 !~
  15. PhilDavidAlexanderMorris PhilDavidAlexanderMorris, 4 months ago
    Thank you for the love Radegunder. Very appreciated.

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