A handsome well sculptured pair of vintage torsos, male and female, of cast stone with a nicely weathered finish made for garden display. Each approximately 31" high and in excellent condition.
Elegant garden set consisting of 4 chairs and matching occasional table. Chairs incorporate a fleur de lis or feather motif at crest of back which features floral garlands incorporating lion head motifs over a background of latticed twigs; arms are scrolled acanthus leaves and C scrolls provide the seat supports. Table and chairs have pierced metal tops. These are cast of very heavy aluminum (some alloy involved?) but have a graceful, light appearance...
We acquired this gorgeous pair of hand carved marble foo dog/ "Lion" guardian sculptures at least fifteen years ago. They were old then but were probably crafted about thirty or more years ago. Possessing intricately, finely carved manes and surface features, these charming fellows are of a style reminescent of the Ming to Qing Dynasty. They measure an impressive 42"h. x 22"w. x 15"d. they would be a superp pick for your garden or home...
A set of cast iron garden bench and two side chairs in the laurel pattern, American ca 1920. Multiple layers of old paint have been removed and each has been zinc coated to prevent rust and powder coated in a matte black enamel paint. Bench is 30" high by 42" wide by 29" deep. Side chairs are 28" high by 27" wide by 22" deep. In excellent condition. Sold as set only.
A charming figural bronze fountain depicting a smiling boy holding a large clam shell, ca 1940 origins unknown. 35" high by 16" wide by 19" deep. Very nice quality casting with outdoors patina. In very good condition.
A very nice wrought and spring steel garden loveseat in the style of Francois Carre. This is a vintage item but the style is one of the earliest of the Carre designs with a sprung steel back of vertical slats and a sunburst seat with curled wrought iron arms. The bench is 35" high by 37" wide by 26" deep. In very good condition.
A nice large pair of hand carved limestone fruit baskets for the garden. Each is individually carved with individual elements. Each is in two pieces, the fruit basket and pedestal. 18" high by 16" in diameter. Used as indoor decorative elements and in excellent condition.
A very fine and commodious set of faux bois garden furniture ca 1950. Consists of bench and two side chairs in cast stone with branch, trunk and bark design. Unlike older sets these have ample room for sitting in. Bench is 55" wide, 32" high, 18" deep: seat height is 17". Chairs are 26" wide, 35" high, 20" deep: seat height is 18".
A stylish wrought and cast iron garden table stamped "Saar Germany" ca 1950. The Saar region has been producing quality iron work since the beginning of the industrial revolution. Gracefully scrolled legs and "turned" column. 29" high by 36" in diameter. Painted dark green; in very nice condition.
A nice pair of cast metal finials with a zinc finish. Very nicely and solidly cast. Each 36.5" high by 8.5" wide. In very good condition.
A cast stone fountain of a boy riding a mythological sea horse with a well weathered surface and old moss, American ca 1940. Original copper piping is still intact. 27" high by 12" wide by 10" deep. In good condition.
This round inlaid Onyx Table Top with stone inlay of a perched Eagle with a large fish clutched by his talons. It has an off-white wooden pedestal that is not seen in the photos. 48" diameter
A pair of cast stone planters in the form of styalised bamboo pots, American ca 1960. Each 14" high by 13" diameter.
Nicks and bumps commensurate with age, otherwise very nice.
Chinese architectural elements at its best. These six in a set roof tiles once served as guardian animals of a mandarin household. Though the age of the roof tiles may vary, it usually dates back to 1800 to early to mid 1900s. They come in a set of six, consists of a rooster, a dragon, a fish, a man riding on a rooster, a horse, and a Kirin. The man riding on a rooster is the end piece. These roof tiles do well indoors and outdoors...
Charming bronze/copper fountain of a squatting boy contemplating a frog. He sits on a bronze base with 3 fish heads spouting water. Marked "Jim Davidson" it is in fact produced in Thailand by a company that specializes in garden decor featuring children and does so without being mawkish or cloyingly sentimental. 30" high by 27" wide by 13" deep. In very good condition.
This simple, elegant, understated beauty can be moved around with relative ease, weighs only 26 lbs, it is measured 5" by 3" by 24". A significant piece added to your garden without breaking your back, or a perfect addition to your meditation room. Hand gesture is in the Varada Mudra, fulfillment of all wishes; the gesture of charity and Abhaya Mudra, fearlessness gesture, or renunciation gesture.
Elaborately designed pair of French garden armchairs, ca 1940. Meticulously scrolled rods of wrought iron banded together to form a generously sized sculpted formal armchair. Each 45" high by 25" wide by 23" deep. Newly re-painted and in very nice condition.
A vintage cast stone flamingo with bejeweled eye, ca 1970. Old white paint finish. 43" high by 28" wide by 11" deep. In good condition.