This sitting meditating Sakyamuni Buddha is holding the fearless mudra, known as Abhaya Mudra (Gesture of protection). The stone plate serves as a backdrop, featuring eternal flames and a mystical creature’s face that resembled a Garuda. The Buddha is in meditating lotus position. The base he’s sitting on is supported by mystical creatures, a common offering position. Marble stone carving...
An unusual variant on Twig style garden seating. These cast iron pieces have had their wooden seating replaced with new redwood. Bench: 50" long 31" high; seat depth 18", seat height 16".Chairs 23" wide, otherwise same. Unique set in fine condition & ready for use.
A particularly fine wrought iron potting table from Italy ca 1950. Well finessed patterned scrolling detail on top and leg supports as well as elaborate floral phlanges and center support sun-burst; clear glass top. Approximately 72" wide by 27" deep and 30" high. In fine condition.
A nice vintage steel strap chair American ca 1950. Comfortable and nice spring. 31" high by 26" wide by 22" deep. This piece has been stripped, zinc and powder coated for use outdoors. Very nice condition.
This limestone statue of Luohan is intricately carved. Size: 12" w x 6" d x 19" t. This Luo Han holds a medicine ball, he is known as a healer. Approx. 70 lbs.
A very nice small lead fountain head portraying a putti or boy riding a mythological fish. Origin unknown, probably ca 1950. Suitable for a patio or table top fountain. 14" high by 6" wide by 11" deep. In fine 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".
Set of 6 Aluminum Outdoor Patio Stools of generous proportion.
Width: 24 in. (61 cm)
DEPTH: 20 in. (51 cm)
HEIGHT: 4 ft. 3 in. (130 cm)
SEAT HEIGHT: 30 in. (76 cm)
An unusual oak leaf and acorn cast iron garden chair with a side table in the same pattern, American 1960's. An elaborate yet pleasing design not often found. This set would be great for a balcony or small patio. The table has welding repairs in two places; the glass top is new. The table is 21" high by 20" in diameter. The chair is 33" high by 22.5" wide by 20" deep. These pieces have been stripped, zinc and powder coated. In fine condition.
Meditating stone statue in simple and elegant lotus pose. Hands are in the meditating pose. This stone carving is in Chinese limestone and was found in HeNan region. 7" x 10" x 16". 60 lbs.
A cast stone figural putti draped in classical robes with well-weathered surface, ca 1960. 28" high, 13" wide and 9" deep. In good condition.
Standing Guan Yin stone statue. Size: 36" Tall by 8" Wide by 7" Deep. Weight: 100 pounds.
A nicely composed figure of a putti bearing a garland set upon a naturalistic stone base, cast stone ca 1940. Wonderfully weather worn and comes with its own moss; charming face. 36.5" high by 11" wide and deep. In very good condition.
This unusual marble stone statue is part of a pair of vintage garden statues. Tang lady is a popular form of garden statue art found in China. Tang dynasty images of a beautiful woman tend to be plump and wearing gracious ropes and pointy shoes. Their look, though tracing back to 900 AD is considered in the contemporary world as closer to the Japanese than Chinese, that, some say has to do with the influence China had with its neighboring country...
Unusual pair of art-deco design composition garden urns with a glazed faux finish. These are heavy duty pieces with a very graphic appeal. Each 29" high, 26" wide, 22.5" diameter bowl, 13" square at base. In excellent condition.
A nice pair of vintage cast stone putti in the baroque style, ca 1940. One plays a harp, the other wields a stone mason's tools. Each is nicely weathered with mossy growths and lichen. Each is approx. 38.5" high by 12" wide by 12" deep. In very good condition
A vintage wrought iron metal mesh patio club chair manufactured by the Florentine Craftsmen Company founded by Vincent Primavera. A simple graceful design incorporating some decorative scrolling. 38.5' high by 24.5" wide by 34" deep. Some flaking paint revealing underlying zinc coating. No rust.
This beautifully carved Guan Yin head shot on a thick marble stone shows the artisan's talent of making a well known image of the Goddess of compassion and mercy into something uniquely memorable. The face of the Guan Yin is kind and serene, and the elaborate head piece she wears shows people's vivid imagination of this popular Goddess in China. 10” x 12” x 1”