This extravagant Italian venetian bombe chest sold by Greenwich Living features a charming venetian design painted on a white background. The chest features a lovely distressed crackle finish and fine hand-painted floral detail on a cream ground. The serpentine top rests on a narrow frieze fitted with two small drawers over two larger drawers. The drawers have oak secondaries Raised on cabriole legs. Greenwich is selling this chest for $2,100.00
Greenwich Living also sells this beautiful Venetian painted secretary desk. The desk is painted in a delicate light green floral work on a gently distressed cream ground. The upper bookcase (Read More.....)
Large Vintage Florentine Bombe Chest Italian circa 1950's US $1,242.50
Florentine Furniture is some of the most sought out furniture today. The gilt wood details are some of the features that many people find to be captivating. Florentine styles naturally came from the Italian city of Florence Italy. Florence was a major (Read More.....)
This is a John Widdicomb Co. piece designed by Ralph H. Widdicombe- Grand Rapids. Louis XV style designed with grace and elegance, a nice faux finished gold and brown top. Marquetry brass accenting the corners and curvy legs supporting the chest of drawers. This original floral hand painted bombe chest of drawers is gorgeous all around. A pale yellow finish with sage green and pink scrolled floral accents. Antique brass hardware and three drawers. Measures 50" wide 22" deep and 33 1/2" tall
Beautifully Distressed White Chair From Hickory Chair
The best way to practice distressing techniques is on an old piece of furniture that is either a thrift store find, or something you don't mind donating if the end result is not what you expected. Don't begin your experiment with pieces that are valuable or antique furniture passed down in your family until you have tried this technique and are confident in the results.
Distressing adds a lot of interest and detail on painted furniture. It is the one technique that will improve a painted finish guaranteed! Over the years of selling (Read More.....)