CONSTANTIN CRISTESCO (French, 1872-1928). "Deux chevaux sautant la barrière",
Bronze with mid brown patina - Signed «Cristesco» Stamped «Susse Fes Edts Paris»
Height: 14 1/2 in. x 13.75 in.
Three small 20th century Thai bronze Buddha amulets. (1.25" [3 cm])
Cathy Gropper, born in Cleveland Ohio, received an M.A. at Columbia in NYC, where she studied with Larry Rivers, Elaine de Kooning, and Milton Resnick. She later taught at Columbia, and is known for both painting and sculpture. This bronze face measures 5 1/2" high, is fairly heavy (four pounds and about three ounces), and has two screw holes in the base where it was likely mounted to a base. It is signed with her name and the initials CRF in a small cartouche...
Prosper Lecourtier (French, 1855-1924)
A French artist specializing in Animalier sculpture, Lecourtier studied with Frémiet and Coutan in Paris and exhibited at the Salons. While exhibiting in 1879, 1880 and 1902 he won second, third, and first place medals respectively. In addition, his work at the 1900 Exposition Universelle was awarded a bronze medal...
Overall on original marble base 21" high. Circa 1901. Note plaque on front see image and with foundry mark.Biography from askart.com: Alfred Boucher known for his sculptures was born in Bouy-sur-Ovin near Nogent-on-Seing, France on September 23, 1850. His parents worked for Marius Ramus and the sculptor took an interest in the young Boucher.
Boucher taught for many years and one of his pupils was Camille Claudile who later created a bust of Boucher...
This is a lovely original bronze bust of a woman by the well listed Belgian artist Georges Van Der Straeten 1856-1941.It is 16 inches tall and is in a dark brown chocolate patina with no problems. It has a set in seal of the Society Des Bronzes of paris and is numbered 2488 P.This is a somewhat less common model than most of his works
16th century style Thai bronze Buddha head. (12" [30 cm])
Stabding bronze Buddha on lotus base. (22" [56 cm])
Standing lacquered bronze figure of Ganesh on wooden pedestal. (4.75" [12 cm] with stand, 3.75" [10 cm] without stand).
Two small bronze figures of Krishna the Butter Thief, a popular portrayal of the young Krishna. (1.75" [4 cm])
Two popular bronze figures of krishna the butter thief, paint on the 19th century piece is showing wear appropriate to its age. (2.75" [7 cm], 2.25" [6 cm])
This delightful chryselephantine gilt bronze sculpture by Demetre Chiparus (1888-1950), modeled as a young concubine dressed in clinging robe and set upon an onyx stone base with bronze frame, was originally titled "Favourite." It also became known as “Odalisque” and an early or original owner of the piece added the nameplate to the front of the onyx. Including the base the piece measures 18 in tall and 6 in wide (46 by 15 cm). Excluding the base the piece measures 15.5 by 6 in (39 by 15 cm)...
"Rattlesnake", bronze sculpture, approximate height with marble base 9 1/4". In good condition.
Impressive French cast bronze image of Napoleon wearing a hat, long coat and boots, carrying a sword, with "A. C. Harron A2372" to the base and a stamp reading "Bronze Garanti Au Titre L.V. Deposee." Approx. 20 by 7 inches, 50.7 by 17.9 cm, no condition issues noted.
Grand Tour Bronze of the Chimera of Arezzo-from Etruscan artifact found buried in Arezzo Italy in the 17thc-is on display in Florence museum-was reproduced in the 1860 using French menseration size reduction-detailed lost bronze casting-fine patina-10 inches wide -4 inches deep-7 inches high-mount on yellow antique marble base--piece will keep your home safe from tigers-it is a lion serpent goat combination of a beast
Finely crafted bronze sculpture, boy smocking a cigarette, 19th century period, bearing artist's signature. Condition Report; Good condition, cigarette in boy's mouth is missing.
Introduction; Hans Muller was born in Vienna Austria on January 10th 1873. He was a pupil of the sculptor Edmund Hellmmer at the Vienna Academe of Art. Much of his work is on permanent display in the Simu Museum in Bucharest, Hungary. Description; Superbly crafted bronze sculpture of standing gentelman, it seems to be elder Goethe. This item stands 10.5 inches long on a 2 inches marble base, total height is 13.5 inches. sculpture is from late 19th/early 20th century period...
This is a very interesting bronze clock retailed by Tiffany and Co.The bronze artist was P. Ponsard who is well listed.It is signed on the rear and also has a set in seal that says A.G.Bronze Paris.Height is 18 inches and 9inches wide on the original stone base.The bronze is in good condition with no damages but seems to have been gilt when new which has been worn off in most places.The F...