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.”
Vintage blown glass table lamp with a reverse-painted
Victorian image. Etched glass details surround the painted picture. The base has molded and painted cherubs. Original wiring in working condition. A small piece of clear tape on the base has been ...
Luminous midcentury reverse-painted glass pendant. Filigree floral motifs
painted in rich copper and gold glow against a sky blue glass shell. Wired and in working condition with an inline switch and outlet plug. Uses one standard bulb. Easily hardwired. New ...
Payne Street’s handmade, hand-painted furniture, lighting and accents
bring elegance, substance and character to a room. Each beautifully crafted design reflects all the grandeur and grace of the original that inspired it. This luminous mirror is particularly radiant within its ...