French Patinated Bronze Figure: Melodie. Depicting a classically draped women holding a lyre and seated on a pedestal on stepped base with cut corners.
Salvatore Cartaino Scarpitto, Italian/American, 1887-1948, "Portrait Bust of a Young Girl". This is a beautiful cast bronze portrait of a young girl by Italian/American artist Salvatore Cartaino Scarpitta. The bust is 14 inches tall and stand on a base of green marble, signed by the artist on the lower corner, dated 1912, with a Benjamin Zoppo, New York foundry mark. Scarpetti was born in Italy and graduated from the Royal Italian Academy before emigrating to America...
By Franz Bergman (Austria 1898-1863), this cold painted Austrian bronze depicts a parakeet or budgie, standing with head slightly turned. The budgie has a green and yellow body and blue tail, with wing feathers in black and white. It measures 7 1/4" long and is just under 3" high. It is in excellent condition with good bright paint, with very minor paint loss on his beak and face...
Continental bronze of a nude boy with a slingshot, marked 'European Bronze Finery,' resting on a marble veneered plinth. Size; Height of statue including base is 13 inches and 8 inches without the base, no condition concerns.
This lovely bronze after the German sculptor, Johann Philipp Ferdinand Preiss (1882-1943), depicts an exotic female dancer. Measures: 16.5 x 19 x 7 in (41.9 x 48.3 x 17.8 cm). Estimated weight: 25-35 lbs. Affixed to a variegated black and grey marble base. Signed "F Preiss". This piece was photographed in low light conditions, and the dark area toward the right side of some images is simply a shadow. There are no other markings other than the signature.
Fine Etruscan bronze bust of a beautiful woman on Marble base, 2.75 inches in height, very fine patina, no condition issues.
Arthur Putnam, American ,1873-1930, " The Lovers", Nuzzling Pumas, Bronze. Signed A. Putnam '04, Roman Bronze Works New York. Condition is excellent with a fine rich patina. Dimensions: Height 7", Length 18 1/2".
German bronze bust of chancellor Otto Von Bismarck in army uniform, after Cladenbeck, bust measure 7 1/2" (19.05cm) in height, from late 19th century period, no condition concerns.
Two antique French statues: first one depicting a violinist, signed "A. Moreau"; 9 3/4 inches in height, second one, three putti, signed "Peylo", 5 1/2 inches high, both from late 19th century period and each mounted on marble base, conditions consistent with age. Provenance: NH Estate.
Impressive French gilt bronze sculpture, Laborer holding a mallet with both hands, signed "Gamboge" and stamped "Bronze Caranti" on base, 10" tall, great condition without any issues.
Impressive French gilt bronze sculpture, "Le Bayard" by Charles Anfrie (French, 1833-1905), depicting an officer dressed in navy uniform holding a pickaxe with the right hand, signed on base, 9 1/2" tall, no condition concern.
The movement of a crashing wave is recalled by the sculpture's rolling form, the effect reverberating in its shining surfaces. A very limited (6/12) example of this noted contemporary sculptor's work. About 12 inches high by eight inches wide. Mounted to pivot on the black marble base.
Continental School (20th century), Bust of a Napoleon bronze sculpture on marble base, unsigned, overall: 8''h x 3.75''w x 3.5''d.
Lloyd Lillie, (American, b. 1932)
Bronze on wood base, signed and dated “(19)76”
Height (without base): 9.25”
Height (with base): 11.5”
Sculptor Lloyd Lillie's work appears in collections around the world, including North Yemen and Saudi Arabia. In the United States, Lillie's work is widely dispersed throughout the country, from Massachusetts to Virginia and Colorado...
Sculptur,Mario Joseph Korbel was born in Czechoslovakia 1882. At age 18,came to the United States (1900).Student of the Royal Academy,Munich and the Academie Julian,Paris.
Bronze brown patina, 1921 Copyright,Very good conditions. Foundry Roman Bronze Works NY. Strong auction records for the artist.
Lucien Charles Edouard Alliot (1877 - 1967), French, " Boy With Chamberstick", Bronze, Early 20th Century. Condition is excellent. Dimensions: Height 6", Width 2 1/2.
Alfred Louis Habert (Fr. 1824-1893)
Bronze, Signed on the lyre
Habert studied under Pradier in Paris and exhibited portraits and reliefs at the Paris Salon in 1850.
Erato was the Greek muse of
lyric poetry and is usually
depicted holding her lyre.
Benezit, E. Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs
Mackay, James. The Dictionary of Western Sculptors in Bronze
Aristide Onesime Croisy (Fr. 1840-1899)
Zouave Soldier of the Franco-Prussian War (the War of 1870)
Bronze, signed rear of base,
Zouave soldiers were known for their flamboyant uniforms which included short open front jackets with a waistcoat, baggy trousers and braiding embroidered on pantaloons and jackets. Often worn with a fez although this soldier is wearing a forage cap.
Croisy studied at the École des Beaux Arts with Toussaint, Dumont and Gumery...