Furniture Repair and Furniture Restoration Gallery

All Aspects of Repair on Fine Furniture and Antiques in Houston



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      19th Century Oil Painting on Canvas with Gilded Frame.  3 1/2" tear in canvas. Frame missing numerous pieces


             Massive 19th Century richly mounted in Ormolu Kingwood Bombe Vitrine by Francois Linke


                   Behning Baby Grand Piano Refinishing      High build durable finish

 English 18th Century carved gilt-wood mirror with perching Ho-Ho birds inspired by Thomas Johnson                  




    Extensive Structural Work    46 pieces hand carved      Gold Leaf    Water Gilding   


 19th Century Louis XVI style  Bird's eye Mahogany veneer Secrétaire à cylinder stamped Millet à Paris.    

Tambour damaged. Removal of wax and polish. After a 18th Century cylinder desk done by Jean-Henri Riesener

now at the Louvre in Paris, first photo.

Late 19th Century Louis XV Style  Kingwood Veneered Bureau Plat with gilt-bronze mounts





       18th Century ormolu-mounted parquetry Kingwood and Tulipwood  Bureau Plat

      19th Century Louis XV Style Bureau Plat Restoration



     Leather Top Replacement     Gold Leaf Embossing        Splice Veneer Replacement     Structural Restoration   


Sculpture Repair and Restoration Horns broken. Make sculpture pedestal out of solid hardwood



             1783 Long Case top section missing on hood


              Table all legs badly repaired. Duplicate legs


     1880's  Francois Linke Selette with Onyx Du Marble. One of seven made by Linke


   Third Quarter 19th century Louis XV style Kingwood Tulipwood Vitrine  richly mounted in Ormolu stamped Guillaume Grohé     

              Late 1800's Oriental Divider  

              Methodical Restoration Work  

             100 Years of Polish & Dust       

                          Original Finish After Cleaning (undisturbed)         


              1790's  English Pembroke Table/Top Badly Scratched (Christie's)     

14              Large Mahogany Flip Top Table           Coronado Club               



            Late 18th Century Dutch Marquetry Chest   Matching existing veneer.   Structural repair.

14b   Paul Sormani Kingwood Bureau Plat with gilt bronze mounts circa 1880.    

           Leather Top Replacement.  Leather Tooling. 23ct Gold Embossing.


  Splice veneer replacement go to this link:    Veneer Replacement


  19th Century Regulateur  de Parquet  veneered in Bois de Violette and Satiné richly mounted with ormolu  stamped H. Kahn.


Rare Bos de Violette & mahogany Bonheur-du-jour by Théodore Millet. Exquisite ormolu mounts

of the highest quality designed by  Léon Messagé.   Stamped twice “Millet a Paris”. Mounts stamped six times “LM”. 

 This piece won the Gold medal at the  1889 Paris Exposition Universelle.



    Louis XVI style  Kingwood Tulipwood  Satiné gilt bronze mounted  Vitrine. circa 1880.  Stamped Joseph Emmanuel Zwiener.

     First photo, Berlin Palace  Königskammern.  Duplicating/restoring base stretcher go to this link:   Duplication  

               Windsor Cup Trophy (Water Damage)       Refinish To High Standards  


           Fine Hepplewhite  Mirror     Legs broken off     Correct previous repair work.

14d         13' Massive French Sideboard (late 1800's) Extensive Restoration Work       

                                                      River Oaks Country Club                             


    Specialized Veneer Replacement on Doors and Side Panels (Selected Crotch Mahogany Veneer )

14e  circa 1880 Joseph Emmanuel Zwiener   Marquetry Bombe Vitrine in  Satiné and Kingwood richly mounted with ormolu.




            Grandfather Clock Missing Door

14f                                                        Sotheby's

    Hand Painted Hepplewhite  Arm Chair   Correcting Previous Repair Work  


 Louis XVI style Gild Bronze Mounted Kingwood Mahogany Side Table circa 1890 stamped Francois Linke





             Francois Linke Louis XVI Style Gilt Bronze Mounted Mahogany Vitrine. 



    Masterpiece Cube by Fred Cueller   Repair cosmetic damages. Build carrying case.  Exceptional Repair Work

15b             Early American Carved Side Chair        



 Pair of 18th Century Gildwood Louis XVI Consoles damaged in Hurricane Katrina. Gold Leaf   Water Gilding 

       Exceptional Refinishing  Work           High Build Durable Finish     



   Gulielmo Pugi Fine White Marble Statue  Fingers badly disfigured.  Correct bad repair work.


        Mahogany Grandfather Clock Restoration       9" of base cut off. Make new base.


             1942' Steinway Baby Piano Refinishing/Exceptional Finishing Work using the finest materials.




 Late 19th Century Louis XVI Style Commode with Ormolu Mounts after an 18th Century commode

 by Jean-Henri Riesener at Versailles, (Marie-Antoinette Sitting Room) first photo.


   French Secrétaire à cylinder in cube marquetry veneered in Tulipwood with gilt ormolu. Possible Jean Beurdeley (1772-1853)

              Marble Table Top Broken      


        Henredon Dining Table Legs Broken. Duplicate new legs.

 17        Four Balloon Back Chairs                           

   18a    12' Drexel Mahogany Crotch  Dining Table 

         Table Refinishing using the finest materials available anywhere              


18th century English Japanned Bureau /Missing One Gold Leaf Finial/ Make Duplicate.   Christie's

 19a          Wardrobe Forklift Damage    Make Parts and Finish

 19b        8' 4" 1800's Decorative English Oak Hall Tree  

                           Water Damage              



   19th Century Ormolu Mounted Kingwood Tulipwood, Coromandel Lacquer Parquetry Commode Stamped Francois Linke

      Windsor Cup Trophy (Water Damage)       Refinish To High Standards      


           Fine Hepplewhite  Mirror     Legs broken off     Correct previous repair work.


20a                 Large Oak Table                     Make Table Leaf  & Finish  


            Late 18th Century Gilded  Italian Table  Correct previous repair work


       Specialized Veneer Replacement (Selected Walnut Burl)/High Build Durable Finish                           

 20d            1890's  Ivory Inlay Table            

                  Bleached from Direct Sunlight        


   Louis XVI Style ormolu-mounted mahogany, parquetry and Vernis Martin Vitrine by Millet circa 1880.


  Fine Louis XVI Headboard & Footboard /New rails & supports all made of solid hardwood.

21b       Platform Eastlake Rocker         

   Burl Veneer Replacement on Top/Tufted Upholstery/Highly Skilled Finishing Work


      10' Mahogany Dining Table. Refinish using the finest materials available anywhere


           Two English Trosby Sideboards.       Veneer repair and refinishing.                


   Burl Walnut veneered Headboard and Footboard. Full  to King Conversion.


         13' Three Pedestal Dining Table Refinish top using the finest most durable finish available            

22b        Noble Drilling  Award Pedestal      Make Exact Duplicate   

  1870-1880  Louis XV Style Black Lacquer Vitrine Cabinet with ormolu mounts. Detailed Restoration.  




     Detailed Hardware Cleaning                 Structural Restoration               


     Fine Reproduction Mahogany Crotch Sideboard     Water Damage   


                              Two Solid Magh. Grandfather Clocks

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