Antique Furniture Restorations

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Applying his deep knowledge of historical musical instrument restoration, Marco de Lellis Piano Workshop offers fine furniture restoration. In keeping with tradition of Old World craftsmanship and attention to detail, Marco performs all necessary repairs to bring your piece of furniture to its original look. Whether your object is missing moldings, carvings or requires repairs which modern shops do not offer, Marco is ready and able to transform your old and tired antique into a beautiful work of craft. Marco has years of experience apprenticing in Italy with some of the finest master furniture restorers. After several years of apprenticeship he has gained the title of master restorer himself working with traditional wood repair techniques such as hand applied French polishing, gold and silver gilding, veneer matching, color staining, and refinishing.

Some of the services we provide are:

  • Wood treatment and restoration.
  • Standard color matching and staining to sample.
  • Standard lacquer refinishing and top coating.
  • Reproduction of carvings, molding, any missing parts in wood or metal.
  • Reinforcement of woods where insects, or elements might have caused damage.
  • Gold and silver gilding services.
  • Glass replacement where necessary, including stained glass.
  • Paintings on furniture touched up and reproduced where necessary.
  • Staining with vegetable dyes available.
  • Wax finishing techniques available upon request.
  • Hand applied french polishing, using resins, shellac, and old pigment recipes.

Whatever your needs are, feel free to contact us for advice.
We will gladly provide you with estimate in writing.
We invite you to visit our workshop or take the digital tour of our facility.
We offer pick up and delivery service.
For further information phone us or write us. We welcome your inquiries.

Call us: 718 956 3110