Bonjour! Welcome to French Metro Antiques, direct importers of fine French antique furniture and accessories. We invite you to share our passion for aesthetics, language, history and the French culture.
Located on Dickson Street in downtown Fayetteville, Arkansas, French Metro Antiques is a mecca for those who have an appreciation for beauty, quality, and authenticity. We travel to France two times a year to personally select each accessory and piece of furniture that arrives at our door.
Brass presentation server with three marble shelves, c. 1920. Originally used in a French pastry shop. 32" H X 15" Diameter
Very large gilt wood sunburst mirror. Gold leaf over mahogany. Dramatic 59" diameter. New creation from France. 59" Diameter
Oil on canvas in original gilded frame signed by the artist Lartigan. Seascape with sailboats. 10.5" H X 13" W framed 6" H X 9" W unframed
Large set of nineteenth century iron scales with hanging brass pans. Marked with the maker's name E. LeFevre, Paris. 28" H X 28" W X 9.5" D
Empire style mahogany jardiniere/planter with removable zinc liner. May also serve as a display table for a small collection of precious objects with its lift off glass top. Has full...
When it comes to fine “meubles de luxe” or luxury furniture, there are few cabinet makers that truly stand out. However, a number of exceptional “Ebenistes” in the nineteenth century stand above the rest for their remarkable skill and versatility in styles, none more than Paul Sormani! Born in Venice in 1817, Sormani would eventually move to Paris in 1847 and become the preeminent Napoleon III period cabinet maker. He was noted for his specialized furniture reproductions in the styles of the Louis XIV, Louis the XV, and Louis XVI eras of the previous centuries, appealing to eighteenth century nostalgics. Detail on a Paul Sormani Vitrine Sormani won numerous medals and exhibited in Paris six times and once in London....