Hagenauer giraffe bronze sculpture or seal. Wonderful stylized modernist form for which this famous workshop is so well known. Signed upon base "Made in Austria" along with Hagenauer workshop mark. A photo of the giraffe is pictured in "Werkstatte Karl Hagenauer Wien VII," an early catalogue, page 2. Made circa 1928. 3 5/8" H.
Heavy art deco bronze dish with relief image of nude woman made by Tinos, Denmark. 1930s.
Excellent vintage condition.
Signed: Tinos Bronce made in Denmark
Diameter 8 inches (20.5 cm)
Light bronze lidded bowl with beautiful brown patina by Just Andersen, Denmark.
Signed: LB 1757 JUST DENMARK
Diameter: 6 inches (15.5 cm)
Height: 3½ inches (5 cm)
Very good vintage condition, a light mark of wear on the lid (see picture 4).
The handsome Vintage Bronze Finial was found in a Paris market. Now mounted on a beveled edge acrylic base, it gains importance as a object d'art for your bookcase, or console table display! Stands 6 1/2" tall. Actual finial is 5 5/8" tall x 2 5/8" wide.
An interesting museum bronze casting of a Spanish Romanesque carving of the Adoration of the Magi. Dimensions: approx. 35 x12/15 cm. 20th cent.
The original of this group is in the Victoria and Albert Museum, this being a museum copy, at some time mounted into a surround.
An unmarked pair of bronze book ends.The bottoms have no felt, and one is a bit scraped. The other book end shows a small pit near the hind quarter. 3-1/4" x 4-1/4"
This is a majestic set of 4 Vintage Bronze Medallions, found in Paris. Each are mounted on stand and acrylic base. I don't know the history behind them, but they are quite handsome and make quite a statement. The base measures 4" square. Each are 7 3/4" tall x 3 1/2" across each.
Continental Cast and Chased Bronze Empire Candlesticks. Nice pair of cast bronze candle sticks mid 19th c neo classical and well detailed in good condition . Size H 7 3/4 " almost 4 " at the base
Small bronze bowl with figural decoration made by the Danish sculptor Svend Lindhart (1898-1989). Signed on the back: Sv. Lindhart 1963. Width: 4 inches (10.5 cm. Height: 1 inche (2.5 cm). Excellent condition
From 1928-80 Svend Lindhart was associated with the Bing and Grondal porcelain factory in Copenhagen, where he made countless small porcelain figurines. From 1943-48 he had his own studio in northern Copenhagen...
Brown/green patinated art deco bronze bowl made Fredriksberg Bronce, Signed: Fredriksberg bronce monogram Denmark. Excellent vintage condition. Height: 3½ inches (9 cm); width: 6½ inches (16.5 cm)
A beautiful pair of Bronze Ornaments found in Belgium. Once adorned a piece of furniture can now be displayed on a wall or another cabinet or desk. Measures 7 7/8" w x 4 1/8" t.
Art deoo bronze sculpture/centerpiece made by
GAB (Goldsmedjarnas Aktiebolag), Sweden.
Very good vintage condition. Signed: GAB BRONS 148
Height: 5 inches (13 cm; width: 6 inches (15 cm)
Art deco bronze vase with silver inlay in swirl pattern probably designed by Paul Haustein for W.M.F. Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik in the 1930's (Bauhaus Era) The designs of Paul Haustein were notable for their decorations and the variety of technique employed in making them...
size 9cm wide 27cm high
Art deco firepatinated IKORA Vase made in Germany by Wurttembergische Metallwarenfabrik, circa 1930's. The design is most likely by architect Paul Haustein who was part of the Darmstad Jugendstil Kolonie. Wear on the bottom (see picture), otherwise good vintage condition.
Height: 13 cm
Japanese 20th century bronze vase with abstract leaf design by TSUDA JOYO. The vase measures 16" tall by 6 5/8" in diameter.
Hagenauer bronze matador figurine
Handmade in Austria
Signed on underside of base
Very good vintage condition
Extremely detailed pair of bronze statues of guardians to the Buddha called Niō or Kongōrikishi. While Buddhism usually promotes pacifism, the Nio guardians are said to have justified the use of physical confrontation to fight back against evil. Nio are typically placed on either side of a temple door. One statue, named Misshaku Kongo or Agyo, has an open mouth to represent the first sound in the Sanskrit language "a", symbolizing birth and overt violence...