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.
Framed oil on canvas in nineteenth century gilt wood frame signed Gaussen. Adolphe Louis Gaussen (1871-1954). 24" H X 27.5" W framed18.25" H X 21.75" W unframed
Late nineteenth century English coffee grinder with brass repousse bowl and brass maker's plaque marked John Siddons & Co. Warrented. c. 1890. 6" H X 4.5" Square
Nineteenth century gilt wood mirror with Louis XVI urn motif at the crown, c. 1840. 55" H X 30" W
French Art Deco period palissander desk with three drawers, c. 1930. 30" H X 49.25" L X 29.75" W
Mid-century silver plate champagne bucket with repousse grapes and grape leaf motif. 8.5" H X 9" Diameter
Finally–my first buying trip as part of the French Metro team! I patiently waited my turn when Harrison, Renee, and Terry traveled to France last summer and this January was my time! We arrived in Paris on January 9th and I got to spend three weeks traveling all through Normandy and the Loire Valley in search of unique antiques to fill our shop! My first thought (after antiques, of course!) was about… food. I had to have snails and foie gras, two essentials when traveling in France! We even got to celebrate Terry’s birthday at one of our favorite restaurants! Then, it was off to the hunt! We found several pieces including a great razorback to bring back for our...