The Silver Bee Gallery

Please scroll through a selection of recent works showcasing services we undertake

19th Century Giltwood Mirror with Eagle

Leaf motif composite decoration with Eagle in top pediment. Large original silver mirror with lovely foxing.
Restoration work – heavily coated in modern gilt paint, lots of composite moulding missing and loose, eagle needing some TLC with his beak!
Frame surface paint removed and cleaned to reveal original gilt and bole in places. Missing composite mouldings replaced , and whole frame regilded.
Private commission.

19th Century French Giltwood Salon Settee

Giltwood frame settee in French style (1904) with original upholstery in need of renewal. Fabric client’s own.
Private commission.

19th Century Giltwood Salon Armchairs

Giltwood frame armchairs in French style, restored and reupholstered.
Private commission.

Giltwood Frames & Miscellaneous – Various Restoration

Private commission.

Private Commission

Edwardian Giltwood Decorative Screen

Edwardian Giltwood decorative 3 panel folding screen, re-upholstered and restored.

Ercol Childs Stacking Chair

The chair has been refurbished and given a new lease of life as it came into the studio very tired and unloved.

Original Parker Knoll Chair

Patent no:322638, manufacture date 1939, lovely piece to work on

1850’s Large Tilting Rosewood Round Table with Lion Castors and Star Inserts.

This piece had a lot of surface damage to table top, missing and chipped veneer, stains and black pen marks!! The mahogany veneered pedestal had had some earlier restoration carried out this was sound. The table was stripped back to its original state, missing or damaged veneer replaced and the re french polished.

Small Oak Tilting Occasional Table

Made around 1900’s, minor repairs to table top and legs, dark stain taken back to a natural honey colour and re-polished. A lovely occasional table.

Re-upholstered 19th Century Sewing Chairs

Victorian Nursing Chair

Art Noveau Gilded Screen

The Silver Bee Studios

Decorative Pieces