A Neoclassical Pavilion

In upstate New York, an 1800’s home is refurnished with elegant antiques and an airy pallet of colors to bring a vibrance that once lost in this idyll home.Screen shot 2013-01-26 at 1.00.59 PM

The new owner spared no expense adding tasteful furniture to lighten up the room. Notice the low wall set of drawers also serves as a dry bar. Also the table lamps give an old world feel allowing just the right amount of light to walk to around during the night without being to obtrusive.

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France circa 1830 chest of drawers (AZ132) France circa 1890 candlestick table lamp with a black tole shade with brass rim (AK101)

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England circa 1840 pair of bronze lanterns (AK101), England circa 1840 center table in mahogany (AX37)

 

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France circa 1870 pair of bronze tazzas (AZ177), Italy circa 1860 alabaster tazzas (AM199)
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Sometimes it’s fun to use antique pieces out of context, such as a juxtaposed element in a room. For example the use of a gueridon center table as a dining table in the middle of the kitchen creates a change in atmosphere. Even sophisticated pieces can be functional for everyday uses.

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England circa 1810 gueridon center table (AT92) England circa 1900 pottery jug (AY60)

You can read the rest of the article in World Of Interiors.

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