Included here are two gilt metal (apparently spelter) plaques dating from the nineteenth century, mounted on wooden panels, depicting helmeted Greek soldiers of the Phygian-Chalcidian period, circa fourth century BC. The figure on the left wears a helmet surmounted with winged horses, while the other wears a helmet surmounted by a spiked crest. Wooden panels measure 24 by 15.75 in (62 by 40 cm). Condition is good...
These patinated metal busts depicting distinguished male and female Moors, rest upon pyramid-shaped pedestals with animal paw feet. There are no signatures nor foundry marks. Dimensions: 31" H X 14" W (78.7 cm H X 35.6 cm W).
This aluminum sculpture by Israeli-born artist, Menashe Kadishman (1932-) is entitled Checkpoint (In Suspense). It is one of a limited edition of six and is signed and dated 1972. Measures 10.5 x 4.25 x 21 inches (26.7 cm x 53.3 cm x 10.8 cm). Large versions of this sculpture reside in the collections at the Wilhelm Lehmbruck Museum in Duisburg, and the Storm King Art Center in Mountainville NY...
This wonderful antique bird statue from the Middle East measures an impressive 30" by 21" by 11.8" (76.2 by 53.3 by 30 cm). It is crafted from copper alloy and features beautiful chased calligraphy designs in Arabic.
A fine sterling silver sculpture of a Yatch in full sail featuring gold inlay bands on the sail. Titled "Yacth" by Japanese master artist Seki Takehiko, it is in excellent condition the sculpture measures 5.5" high.
The complete presentation including the glass case measures 9" long x 6" deep x 9.5" high.
Cambodia rice cutting buffalo horn tool, traces of original remain in good condition.
Age: Cambodia, Early 20th century
Measurement: Height 30.2 - 31.8 C.M. / Length 43 - 51.1 C.M. (size excluding stand)
Condition: Nice condition overall (some expected degradation due to its age). Please refer to the enlargement photos for more details.
Shipment: Worldwide shipping from Bangkok, Thailand at actual cost. Please e-mail us for the shipping fee.
Deco lady athlete javelin throw. French sculpture cast in steel 25"H
Giacomo Benevelli (Italian 1925-2011)
Polished aluminum, signed, dated (1974) and numbered 23/50
(Minor scratches consistent with age)
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Benevelli lived and worked in Milan for over 50 years and was acquainted with and influenced by many Italian and international sculptors such as Moore, Hulsenbeck, Kokoschka and Arp...
Pair of Roosters finely cast and intricately detailed life like made of solid sterling silver. Weighing 82 Troy ounces approx. 4 lbs. Measuring 12" L x 7"T x 7"W. Made in Peru.
Wilhelm Engelhard (German, 1813-1902)
"Lorelei" a Bronzed Spelter Sculpture
Signed and Dated in the Cast: "1852"
Wilhelm Englehard trained as a sculptor first in Paris and then in London, In 1839 he became a pupil of Thorwaldsen in Copenhagen and in 1841 a pupil of Schwanthaler in Munich.
Englehard is known for his sculptures of mythological groups, single figures and genre pieces, most often in limestone...
36 x 30 inches (approx.)
Peasant Holding Machete
30 x 30 inches
17 x 10 in.,
Illustrated: Allegories of Haitian Life: From the Collection of Jonathan Demme, Bass Museum, 2006, page 27
48" x 24" x 18",
Soroku Toyoshima aluminum abstract fish sculpture c1968. Incised signature on base. The sculpture measures 28" x 10.5" x 3.5" and is in wonderful condition. Just in from an important CT estate. Soroku Toyoshima was a Japanese artist and sculptor born in 1940. Toyoshima was a member of the Neo-Dadaism Orgainzation. To see other examples of the artist work go to Lot 587 - Dawson's, Morris Plains (February 08, 1997) and Rago auction April 2004 lot 245...
Morio Shinoda, 1931- , Japanese. Tension and Compression is a highly interesting and well crafted sculpture with allusions to a balloon.