A 4-7/8" long and 2-1/4" high vintage Inuit Eskimo sopastone carving of a walrus c1950-60. This unsigned (or at least no signature still visible)carving is in fair original condition with no cracks, damage or repairs other than the loss of the two tusks, some chipping to the feet and some minor scrapes. 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...
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.
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...
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"
Excellent STONE CARVING depicting a MOTHER with CHILD carried on her Back. From a WASHINGTON, D.C. Estate and the previous owner told me this piece was PERUVIAN in origin. The STONE is 5" Tall x 2" at the widest point. COLORS are GRAY,GREEN and a BURGUNDY Red. Zero Breaks, Chips or Cracks. GOOD LOOKING and UNUSUAL Work of ART.
Italian Florentine Petra Dura crucifix composed of colored marble pieces formed into figure-4 inches by 6 inches-add 3.5 inches for gilt frame with filet-fine craftsmanship-no condition problems
Chinese white jade carved pair of joined crayfish, joined head to head and carved with entwined feelers and swirling seaweed, intricately carved pierced details, beautiful flowing form. 20th century
Size: 9" long x 2 3/8" wide x 1 3/4" high
Gandhara Kingdom stucco head of Buddha mounted, 3/4th Century, condition: good, left ear damaged and a few inconsequential nicks, common considering the age of this fine sculpture, size" H. 12cm x W. 8cm x D. 11cm. The idealized style is reminiscent of Greek Hellenistic sculpture which strongly influenced the Buddhist imagery of Central Asia and in particular of Gandharan artists.
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)...
This lovely, large marble sculpture dates from the late 19th to early 20th century, and depicts an Arab or Turkish father and daughter. Signed Carados. Measures 47" by 21.5" by 12.5"
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.
Susan Falkman, 1944-present, Iowa, Ill, Italy and Milwaukee. Presenting 5 Marble pieces representing this talented artist. She has been in many exhibitions in the US, Italy and France and represented by galleries in Chicago and Milwaukee. She has completed many large scale commissioned pieces including a magnificent ceiling height fireplace mantel piece in the Wilson Center for Performing Arts in Brookfield, WI...
inuit sculpture envelops a rich cultural heritage, stories passed down for generations and a deep respect for the land and the creatures that inhabit it. the inuit people and their ancestors have lived in the arctic for over 4,000 years. from their beginnings as a nomadic hunting culture to present day, their art has evolved from small carvings and amulets to the larger more sophisticated works...
Green Marble Figure of a reclining female nude holding flowers in her right hand.
Late 19th century.
Lynchburg College, Lynchburg, VA
Carved antique Chinese sculpture of goat and foo lion-carving is based on Chinese myth-it is cut out of semi precious stone,lapis lazuli-no condition problems-unique piece-8 inches long-3.75 inches high-2 inches thick.-solid stone
Korean stone carving by Harry Kim.
Size : 9cm x 5cm x 5cm
Harry Kim design is inspired by Korean fork art, Hangul and natural forms. He traced his design onto the stone and then carved his idea direct into the stone.
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.
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!