Tony Buccola travels to Italy several times a year to scour the countryside and cities for unique items to fill his store, Antonio's Bella Casa, a southern California European-antiques shop. He also works closely with Italian artisans who create hand-carved wood lighting rich with patina finishes. Ten years (and dozens of forty-foot containers) later, he still gets the same rush every time he steps off the plane. “I am one of the lucky ones,” he says. “I love what I do and do what I love.”
Pair of large ceramic duck table lamps with
bases in the form of Chinese bronzes with a very naturalistic gilded duck sitting on top. Newly rewired for the US with antique brass double clusters that take standard light bulbs. The ...
Pair of reproduction Chinese-style ceramic studded garden stools
with cutout detailing.A hub of eclectic objects spanning centuries and continents, J.F. Chen's vast inventory includes modern and vintage furniture, lighting, accessories, and art. Omnipresent throughout the collection is the curatorial eye ...
Pair of blue and white ceramic Chinese cachepots.A
native of Kansas City, MO, interior designer Thomas Britt has received numerous awards and accolades throughout his career, among them ASID honorary membership and inclusion in Who’s Who in Interior Design, House ...