Intricately carved group of flowers in a vase. The jadeite is of dark lavender, dark green, and apple green colors, and is very translucent.
Date: 20th century,
Dimensions (without stand): 25.5" x 22" x 6",
Finely carved flowers sprouting from a rock. The jadeite is colored in lavender, pale green, and patches of apple green.
Date: 20th Century,
Dimensions of each piece (without stand): 20" x 10.5",
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),
Magnificently carved Kwan Yin standing on a wave base with one hand holding a lotus flower and the other hand holding a vase. She is wearing a cowl over a lotus diadem. Her face is carved with a benevolent expression. There are also two Ho Ho boys standing next to the Kwan Yin. One boy is holding a group of lotus flowers and leaves. The other boy is praying...
One of the ducks is carved with its head turned back over its body. Both ducks are carved with their feet tucked underneath, their beaks open, and their wings (which are carved in detail) tucked back.
Material: rose quartz,
Date: 20th century,
Dimensions of the smaller duck (without stand): 10" x 6" x 4.5",
Dimensions of the larger duck (without stand): 11" x 6" x 7",
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...
Head of Young Roman Man: Circa 1st Century AD. This stunning example of Antique Roman Sculpture is carved marble 8.5" H mounted on a modern pedastal. Condition: some normal weathering, part of nose missing.
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
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...
Rare 19thc Italian Carerra bas relief marble plaque of St Anthony and Christ Child-finely carved-mounted with brass mat and electrified sconces--wiring is old on sconces and should be replaced-no condition problems or repairs on marble-23 inches by 18.5 inches framed--when lighted this is an especially dramatic piece--brass mat can be polished if you prefer the glitz.
Mounted carved Carerra marble bas relief of Dante No condition problems or repairs to marble-minor losses to frame and there is wear to red velvet mat. Unusual full length carving of Dante-22 inches by 14 inches framed
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.
Italian Marble bust of infant-dated 1932 on piece-beautifully carved sculpture to include fine details in eyes and hair. Marble is off white and has brownish turned base that comes off.--16 inches high-7 inches wide-no condition problems or repairs
Green Marble Figure of a reclining female nude holding flowers in her right hand.
Late 19th century.
Lynchburg College, Lynchburg, VA
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"
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
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: 12 inches (31 cm)
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