We are one of London’s foremost specialists in fine English antique furniture & works of art. Established in 1955, we offer both expertise and service tailored to your individual needs. We hope that the items available for view on the website give you an insight into the scope & quality of our stock. Our collection exemplifies the timeless value and appeal of fine antique English furniture. Our forté is exceptional furniture of the Queen Anne, Georgian & Regency periods. Thus, our furniture represents some of the most famous and skilled cabinetmakers and designers in history including furniture attributable to William Kent, Ince and Mayhew, Thomas Chippendale and George Bullock. Each piece of furniture in our collection is carefully selected as a prime example of its period, style, condition and functionality. We pay particular attention to the provenance of each piece, having items from Alice Heathcote and the Dukes of Bolton and from the workshops of Thomas Chippendale and Gillows of Lancaster.
The versatility and superiority of the timbers used in the past ensures that fine English furniture will never be out of fashion. From tables,writing desks and cabinets inlaid with the most delicate marquetry, to beautifully patinated chairs of carved mahogany, there is something in our collection to suit every taste. From walnut, mahogany, satinwood and rosewood to more unusual woods such as purpleheart, sabicu or amboyna, our collection highlights the very best of antique English furniture.
In addition, amongst our collection you can find some examples of exquisite gilt-wood furniture and mirrors, popular in the eighteenth century for its burnished brilliance, gilding adds definition and beauty to carved furniture. As a prominent and long time member of the British Antique Dealer’s Association (BADA) and CINOA we guarantee the authenticity of every item that pass through our collections. In addition, we work closely with private clients and with designers and architects who use our expertise in supplying furniture to their own private and corporate clients. We also offer a free search service to locate specific items of antique furniture that we may not currently have in stock. The name Peter Lipitch Ltd is synonymous with quality and good service. If you have any queries regarding the antiques represented on this website, or you require any other information, please do not hesitate to contact us at Peter Lipitch Ltd