A native of Brazil now based in San Francisco, interior designer Antonio Martins started his career in Switzerland, where he acquired an appreciation for European design. He then moved to Venice, followed by a stint in Frankfurt. In the early 1990s, he relocated to Hong Kong, where he lived for 11 years and developed a passion for Chinese furniture, Shan sculpture from Thailand, and Indonesian textiles. His Tastemaker Tag Sale reflects the rich tapestry of his well-traveled life.
Rare, delicate & ornate this 19th-century dramatic framed
mirror has elaborate carved details, including a urn top with 3 metal wheat stems giving it a 3D effect. Crossed acanthus tassel center bottom detail. Curved carved arrows pointed up the urn ...
Louis Philippe oval framed mirror dating from the
first half of the 19th century. The frame is gesso over wood and was originally coupon gilded. Over the years innumerable cleanings have resulted in a partial wearing away of the gilding ...
Pair of Louis Phillip oval framed mirrors dating
from the first half of the 19th century. The frames are gesso over wood and were originally coupon gilded. Over the years innumerable cleanings have resulted in a partial wearing away of ...