Modern abstract marble sculpture by Masami Kodama. The sculpture is unsigned. Marble is notoriously unforgiving; sculpting and polishing the stone to form a smoothly polished shape incorporating both rounded and geometric elements requires great skill. Masami Kodama is regarded as a master of marble carving. He was born in Hiroshima, Japan, in 1933. He majored in sculpture at Kyoto University, and graduared with a Master's Degree in 1958...
20th century Chinese carved lapis fisherman. Minor chip on the tail of the fish. H: 6 ¾ inches
Large Chinese spinach green nephrite jade bolder carved with scene of old scholars in mountain setting, on one side 5 scholarly old men make music and contemplate a scroll in front of a mountain pavilion, they are surrounded by rock formations, pine and bamboo, below is a stream and small waterfall, the scene continues around the jade rock, another pavilion is tucked away high in the mountain and a stairway rises up from the mist and bamboo, on the reverse two old men sit and ponder a board...
Rare Burmese 18th Century Shan State hand carved white Alabaster Disciple in adoration. Solid and heavy piece. Polychrome with some discoloration due to age, condition: good. Size: H. 20" x W. 11.5" x D. 7.5"
H 22.5 in x W 17.5 in x D 11.5 in.
19th century Italian Neoclassical bust inspired by the famous statue known as "Zeus Otricoli". Beautifully carved.
Condition notes: small flaw in marble on left side of upper nose.
Green Marble Figure of a reclining female nude holding flowers in her right hand.
Late 19th century.
Lynchburg College, Lynchburg, VA
Chinese jade covered jar carved with dragon and phoenix design. Ca.1950. Good color and condition. H: 6 ½ inches, W: 3 ½ inches
Late 19th century alabaster statue of a lovely maiden. With her arms outstretched she studying a small bump on her finger. Probably Italian, condition is very good with some minor old dings expected with age, but most notable is a large chip on the back side of the base (see last photo). The price has been adjusted accordingly. Having a wonderful patina that only comes with time, this beauty measures about 18 inches high.
Rare sparkling White Marble Carving of Shakyamuni Buddha, subduing Mara, 19th Cent. Burma, Good condition, (only tiny tip of Usnisa chipped). Size H. 33 cm x W. 20 cm x D. 6 cm excluding stand. This item has been nicely mounted on a black stand.
Sculpture made of artificial stone, 1930-40s, by Danish sculptor Erik Cohrt, 1902-1970. The artist is known for his sandstone sculptures in the Copenhagen Zoo. Excellent condition. Signed E. Cohrt. Height: 6.7 inch. Length: 9 inch
This Very Important Bronze 19th Century Statuary "Nymphes A LA Fontaine", by Highly Noted Sculptor Val D'Osne with French Foundry Marks and 88 on the Front. Sculpted after Live Models who posed, Very Rare and Superb.This Impressive Fountain Statuary was one of three in a grouping that graced France in the late 19th Century. Destined for the most Elegant of Estates or Commercial Designs, measuring 98" tall x 55" wide x 35" deep. Please view all pictures, serious inquiries are welcome!
Continental alabaster bust of a boy, depicted wearing a tam o' shanter, smiling joyously staring at his nose where a fly has landed, verso script signed Leon Meir Zourieski, and rising on a circular marble base, 20"h x 13"w, no condition concerns.
Antique Italian sculpture, crafted in classical Greek style, from late 19th century period, signed by the artist on the base, 31 inches in height, no condition concerns.
very fine detailed Egyptian statue for 2 warriors,The age is unknown,the style is Egyptian old kingdom, made of very hard black stone,high is 19.50 cm,
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Harvey Moore, American, Washington D.C. 20th Century. " Reclining Figure", Stone, Signed Harvey Moore. Dimensions: Height 12", Width 26".
From our European Collection, a fine late 19th-early 20th century carved marble bust of Madame Recamier, modeled after the original by Joseph Chinard circa 1801-02, which was previously on display at the Getty Center Los Angeles, where the museum description read as follows:
"Coyly looking down, Madame Recamier holds a veil across her chest. The sheath both demurely conceals and reveals her breasts...
Rare carved pair of Italian Molissian dogs--antico verde marble-each dog is carved separately with small differences most noticeably in tails-minor nicks to two ears otherwise excellent condition--dogs after classic dog of Greeks and progenitor of mastiff breeds--had reputation as a military dog of classic Greek and Roman armies-can be used on fireplace mantle or as bookends-ca 1860s- really unique-6 inches wide-7 inches tall-3 inches wide
Included here is a pair of antique marble statues of female, recumbent lions, no doube inspired by the similar pair created in marble by Antonio Canova (1757-1822) which reside in the Vatican beside the tomb of Pope Clement XIII. Each measures approximately 33" wide, 9.5" deep and 12" high.