Carswell Rush Berlin, Inc., a New York City-based antiques dealer, seeks to locate and bring to the market the finest examples of American formal furniture and decorative accessories, of equal quality, from the Classical period, 1800-1840.

We scour the country for exceptional examples and our deep knowledge of historical styles and forms, and intense focus on our specialty has yielded exceptional results for our clients.  Our history of teaching, lecturing and publishing articles that advance scholarship in our field, is rare among dealers.  Mr. Berlin is a noted and widely  respected authority in his field.

CRBI inventory can be viewed on-line at the CRBI website,, ADA Dealers, Collector’s Eye, and 1st Dibs. Pieces can be inspected by appointment in New York City at the client’s convenience.

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