This magnificent piece is intricately carved with a large fish on the waves and a phoenix around a vase of flowers and fruits(buddha’s hand, pomegranates, peaches, peonies, chrysanthemums, and plums). These intricate carvings continue onto the back of the sculpture. The jadeite is of purple and green coloring with spots of apple green. Measurements: height (26.5" or 67.3 cm), length (22" or 55.9 cm), width (10.5" or 26.7 cm)
17th century Italian carved lime stone lion sculpture, mounted. 23" H X 17" W X 5" D Shipping extra. Connecticut residents and buyers picking up in Connecticut add 6% state sales tax. Buyers outside the USA are responsible for any taxes,tariffs or customs that might apply. *** If you wish to see examples of similar items we have sold and/or appraised please go to our affiliate site www.OneofaKindAntiques.com and click the Archives / Homepage logo ***
Chinese jade covered jar carved with dragon and phoenix design. Ca.1950. Good color and condition. H: 6 ½ inches, W: 3 ½ inches
Fine Stucco head of Buddha mounted on base, Gandhara Kingdom, 3rd/4th Century AD.,size: H.15cm x W. 8cm x D. 8cm.
Extremely fine genuine Tiger's Eye stone carving of the Chinese Goddess of Mercy. Excellent coloring, carving and chatoyancy. Mint condition. Circa early 1900's. Measures 7" Tall, and 3 1/2 Wide.
18.5" wide, 7" deep, 10" high. Early 20th C.
Exquisite and very rare 15/16th Century AVA Disciple from Burma, holding an alms bowl, very gentle, calm and serene expression. Patina reveals some pigment remnants, sandstone of redish-brown-terracotta color.
Very good condition, Size: H. 90cm x W. 25cm x D. 20cm excluding Museum quality stand, weight: about 55 kilos (120 lbs.)
Included here are two extraordinary antique (19th century) Italian carved busts depicting Roman emperors. Measures: 35 x 25 x 14 in (88.9 x 63.5 x 35.6 cm); 35 x 29 x 15 in (88.9 x 73.7 x 38.1 cm). Each exhibits the finest craftsmanship and details in high relief and their overall condition is excellent. We have found no signatures.
Hand-made Italian stucco bas relief panel of a putti-finely crafted-most likely part of an architectural element-fascia-piece weighs close to 100 pounds-23 inches at widest point-irregular size-33.5 inches high and 1.75 inches thick-minor chips and surface hairlines that do not affect stability of piece-great piece to mount inside or outside if you like that old Spanish or Italian mood---
A 4" long carved soapstone Inuit figure of a basking seal. This carving has an artist's cypher plus the number E91684 on the bottom, and it is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, losses, damage or repairs other than some minor surface abrasions. All
items are thoroughly and conservatively graded and all condition issues are noted; all items are vintage or antique and may have slight signs of gentle use. Surface shipping to the U.S. starts at $12.50 (other spots may vary)...
These exquisitely carved long-tailed birds with their wings tucked back and their tail feathers falling downwards are standing amongst peonies and grapes. The jadeite is colored with lavender, pale green, and patches of apple green.
Date: 20th Century,
Dimensions of each piece: 23" x 15" (without stand),
A 3-1/2" long and 3-7/8" high vintage Inuit stone carving of a bird. This carving is signed by Josie Pappy E-9-861 (JOSIE PAMIUTU PAPIALUK 1918-1996). This item is in excellent vintage condition with no cracks, chips, losses, damage or repairs - some scrapes, which occur with this type of stone. . All items are thoroughly and conservatively graded and all condition issues are noted; all items are secondhand and may have slight signs of gentle use. Surface shipping to the continental U.S...
Carved marble Bust of a young Louis XVI, circa 1750-60, note unfinished. Approx. 21 1/4" high, 17" wide, 7" deep.
From our European Collection, a very fine carved marble bust by Giovanni Maria Benzoni, signed and dated 1868. Benzoni (1809-1873) was a world renown Italian neo-classical sculptor...
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.
Very rare stucco cornice depicting praying thepanom angel on both sides, circa 17th Century, Thailand. This item has been nicely mounted on a black stand. Condition: good, size: 22 x 19 cm excluding stand.
Hand carved limestone gargoyle interpreted by Oleg koleurochnikov from the cathedral of St Nizier, Lyon, France-25 inches high and 13inches at the base--carved in the last ten years-no condition problem-if you want condition problems, I can oblige--displayed in my shop with a long stem tropical flower in his mouth-- in my gallery window it stops traffic--heavy-can be used in garden or indoors
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...