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...
An interesting and inventive sculpture of a performing elephant balancing upon a ball whilst supporting an acrobat with his trunk. The sculpture is solid bronze and cast in the lost wax technique, cire perdue. This method is able to faithfully reproduce all of the quirky textures that the artist has chosen. The sculpture is mounted on a white marble base and is, as far as I can see, unsigned.
Approximately 33cm high. Fine original condition. The weight is 3478 gm...
Wendell Castle miniature Angel Chair bronze sculpture
Vintage modern Wendell Castle miniature Angel Chair bronze sculpture. It is signed W Castle 91 (1991) and numbered 3/30; it was the third piece made in this very limited edition of 30. Verdigris-patinated bronze, measuring 5.75" x 7" x 7", made in Scottsville, NY. Excellent original condition. Wendell Castle, iconic American sculptor, furniture designer and craftsman, was born in Kansas in 1932. He lives and works in Rochester, NY...
This American WPA 1930s bronze bust of a man mounted on a black marble stand is inscribed with the Modern Art Foundry NY mark.The artist was Edmund Amateis who did many large scale sculptures for government and bank buildings as well as art for Roosevelt polio museum . A well listed artist Head Dimensions: 9” wide x 9” high. Overall dimensions with base: 18 1/2” high x 5 ½” wide x 5 ½ “ deep.
American WPA 1930s bronze bust of a woman, mounted on a black marble bases inscribed with the Modern Art Foundry NY mark.The artist was Edmund Amateis who did many large scale sculptures for government and bank buildings as well as art for Roosevelt polio museum . A well listed artist Overall dimensions with base: 17" high W 10"wide 8 1/2" dee
A unique, bronze, statue of a small boy, dressed in early 20th century American clothing, learning to smoke a cigarette, while holding his hat in a concealing fashion.The plaque at the bottom says "A Beginner".
CIRCA: Early 20th century
DIMENSIONS: 5 1/8" W x 11 1/4" H
European School (19th century), Bust of Young Boy with Pipe, bronze sculpture, signed "Gambage" lower back, foundry mark: Bronze Garanti, overall (with marble base): 5.25"h x 3.75"w x 3"d. No condition issues noted.
French School (19th century), Jeune garcon avec la coquille, bronze sculpture, signed "Isabelle" lower back, foundry mark: Bronze Masters, overall (with marble base): 14.5"h x 5.5"h x 5.5"d. No condition issues noted.
Continental School (19th century), Baby with a Box, bronze sculpture, unsigned, overall (with marble base): 7"h x 5.5"w x 5.5"d, no condition issues noted.
Very well crafted patinated bronze figure. Depicting a man tending the field, signed H. Bouchard 1901. Raised on a 1.25" marble base, figure height is 7.5 inches with length of 12 inches, no condition issues noted.
Very well crafted patinated bronze figure of matador. Depicting figures of a bull and matador, from late 19th/early 20th century, marked "Masier". Raised on a 1.25" marble base, figure height is 8 inches with length of 11 inches, no condition issues noted.
Atelier of Antoine Louis Barye (French,1796-1875)
Biche Couchée (Recumbent Doe)
Bronze mounted on a marble base
Signed "Barye" and stamped: "France" (after 1890)
Bronze 6" x 2.25" (not including the base)
Barye began at an early age as an engraver of military equipment, later learning how to mold reliefs from his master Biennais. He turned to sculpture in 1817 an worked in the studios of Bosio and Gros and was influenced by the paintings of Géricault...