Exquisite 18thc German fruit wood carving of Joseph and Young Jesus-carved from single block of wood--fine patina-appears Joseph's staff is missing-9 inches tall-4.5 inches wide-probably from Hanau area
This is a beautifully and intricately hand carved oval plaque depicting Christ, made ca. 1910/20. This was bought from a South Carolina plantation. This piece was made by putting together several scraps of wood that were then hand carved by a plantation worker, who might have been an amateur but it is truly a masterfully done piece of folk art. It comes ready to hang.
Dimensions: 22" x 16 3/8"
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This Stunning Hand carved Processional Mannequin of St. Mary is in Excellent Condition. Attributed to Valentin Barahona( San Salvador, 1841-1927) Measuring 26" tall, The details in the face, hands, and feet are remarkable, with glass eyes and realistic coloring. See also the mannequin of Mary. Please view all of the photos. Serious Inquiries are Welcome!
This Stunning Hand carved Processional Mannequin of St. Mary is in Excellent Condition. Attributed to Valentin Barahona( San Salvador, 1841-1927) Measuring 26" tall, The details in the face, hands, and feet are remarkable, with glass eyes and realistic coloring. See also the mannequin of Joseph. Please view all of the photos. Serious Inquiries are Welcome!
28" high, carved fruitwood that appears to be cherrywood. Signed on base and dated 1917. Depicts famous Lieutenant of the French army Louis Jules Lebon. Delanglade (Charles Henri), sculptor born in Marseille (Bouches-du-rhone) May 26 1870. Was a student of Barrias. Belonged to the Societaire des Artistes Francais before 1909. Received an honorable mention in 1910. Note loss to rim of hat, shrinkage crack evident from the rear, and chunk missing on base.
Katherine King, WI,Paris and NY. Kitchen Disaster: The Eggs Wait is a mixed media piece from her series of Illuminated Constructions and is in the book Contemporary America Women Sculptors. She has been in many exhibitions in the US, Japan and France and represented by galleries in Chicago and Milwaukee. She has completed many large scale commissioned pieces including a mixed media illuminated doorway surround at Performing Arts Center in Milwaukee...
Antique hand carved oak plinth of putto.Masterfully carved.38"H
Antique Carved Oak Statue of a Monk holding a book and seated on a curved bench. Probably American, circa 1880.
9" x 9" x 14" tall
Italian 18thc Baroque carved wood putto-26 inches tall on 11 inch diameter base--suspect base is later-piece was probably an architectural element-minor loss to one hand and flowing robe in back-well carved in full round with cascading hair and robe-sculpture possibly 17thc
Approx. 18" high and 8" diameter, attributed to Besarel--see published book on the artist.
An exquisite original Wood Sculpture depicting a mother with a child in her arms executed by French Canadian Quebecois sculptor Andre-M.Bourgault from Saint-Jean-Port-Joli, Québec Canada .
Signed and dated lower right: Andre-M.Bourgault .87.
HEIGHT: 28cm (15 in)
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18thc Italian crèche figure of noble women-age has put her silk gown in tatters and the gilt bullion trim is oxcidized-her carved wood head, hands and feet show age to polychrome but the lady is complete-steel base is later shows surface rust but is stable--15 inches tall
Puerto Rican Virgin santo by famous Puerto Rican Santero Caban family-original paint-hands missing-late 19thc and one of the earliest Cabans-base was added-figure is 7.5 inches-with base add 1.75 inches- note piece free standing without base
19thc carved wood Spanish Colonial wall Crucifix-original cross-carved figure has minor surface loss-original patina-note that drapery on Christ is cloth suffused in gesso-21.5 inches by 12 inches-crucifix is complete-no repairs
18thc carved wood figure of adolescent Christ Child-18thc from South Germany-at one time it probably served as architectural element-now displayed hanging on a wall-minor chips-most likely touch up paint over years-gold leaf highlights--16 inches tall
Charming Antique Carved Wooden Boot and Mouse; note the nice detail, color and patina.
European, Mid 19th Century.
Provenance: Gary Young Antiques.
11 3/4" x 7.5" x 4" deep. Virgina and Child carving. Italian carving, possibly German.
Large carved wood polychrome Crucifix Corpus-ca 1800 or earlier-probably Germanic based on hollowed out back to prevent splitting-piece has been repainted-there is hairline on left arm-high quality carving by master-piece is complete and all original-29 inches by 25 inches