Feb 8, 1903 — Dec. 31, 1984

Elias Oliver Amador Sandoval

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  1. Antique Sea Chest base, late 1950's

    This clever base comes apart in 3 major pieces for easy transportation. Mahogany. Adaptable into a table were a separate top to…

  2. Handmade/hand-carved mahogany bookcase over small storage chest, circa 1930

    Elias designed the two door base with one inner shelf for his wife Edith to house her working shoes as shoes were extremely expens…

  3. Named the "Chinese Cabinet" circa mid 1930s

    Handmade mahogany tall boy cabinet with hand wrought iron locks and ornamental iron support. Elias used a simple Chinese design f…

  4. Hand carved mahogany desk Late 1930s or early 1940s

    This very unusual desk was meant for the original manual typewriters, designed for his wife Edith who worked at home translating p…

  5. Hand-carved, 1" hand-beveled, silvered mahogany mirror with iron sconces. Circa 1930s.

    Triple carvings on mirror frame are positioned at three different levels; paired later with typewriter desk. Elias gilded it at a…

  6. One of a pair of hand-carved mahogany Cheval dressing mirrors

    French mirrors from an 1800s French armoire were used in the construction of the pair (one stained dark and one left light) of dre…

  7. Moorish Mahogany-Cedar Chest circa 1930s

    Ornamented with brass nail heads, wrought iron handles on the side, this cedar-lined chest contains two sliding, removable top dra…

  8. Spanish, hand-carved, mahogany hand-beveled mirror circa late 1930s

    Gilded by Elias in mid 1970s with faux gold leaf. Spectacular and beautiful, it is paired with the Moorish mahogany/cedar chest f…

  9. El Copero

    "El Copero" or the mahogany sideboard with heavily inspired Moorish hand-carving and motif dates back to the 1930s or earlier and…

  10. Mahogany Study Table

    Mahogany study/work table with stars all around top edge and lower tie bars, ornamental wrought iron crossbars with turned legs en…

  11. Sewing Table Adaptation

    Very old 1910-1920's kitchen table cleverly adapted into a sewing cabinet by Elias in the 1970s. The top lifts up and swings out,…

  12. Chinese inspired coffee table

    Chinese inspired coffee table that is held by ornamental brass screws and can travel practically flat when taken apart. The rosewo…

  13. Spanish mahogany chair

    Pair of Spanish mahogany chairs, modeled after an antique Spanish/Mexican convent chair. "Tidi" and "Ali", nicknames for his wife…

  14. French piano mahogany bench

    French piano mahogany bench with storage top. This was designed in the late 1950's as a matching seat for a French dressing table…

  15. Small triple shelf bookcase

    Small triple shelf bookcase, skillfully angled, supported by graceful arches. It gives the appearance of a partially 'floating' co…

  16. Spanish cedar dresser

    Early 1930s or late 1920s small Spanish cedar dresser made for his wife. With charming carved front and sides, and an inlaid wood…

  17. Small mirror

    One of a pair of small hand-carved, beveled mirrors, that Elias gold leafed in his later years. 2.75" wide mahogany frame, 15" x 1…

  18. Spanish-Moorish Mahogany Floor Lamp

    Spanish Moorish mahogany floor lamp with swivel iron, detachable lantern shade lined in parchment paper (restored), hand-cut and h…

  19. Mahogany Children's Play Table

    Mahogany children's play table, made for his two youngest children. The girl's chair was later redone along with the table into a…

  20. Moorish-Spanish Mahogany Table

    Originally designed for his wife Edith, the small but engagingly elegant table served at her bedside, later reserved for first flo…

  21. Mahogany Record Cabinet

    1940s mahogany (record) cabinet made for his wife who loved classical music. Glass doors with diamond motifs are matched on sides…

  22. Stamp Table

    Small, but tall mahogany table, nicknamed the "Stamp table" due to its small surface. It has graceful legs with a very simple, ang…

  23. Large Round Table

    Large round table with very impressive yet simple, segmented design on top using approximately sixty pieces of wood in its constru…

  24. Abacus

    Made for his wife Eidth, an avid reader and an intellectual who studied nine languages being fluent in six. It measures 12" tall,…