Unique industrial folk art garden sculpture of steel and iron incorporating found objects in the form of a bug. Ca 1970s with original bright colored paint. 69" long, 43" wide, 49" high at tail, 42" high at head.
A hard to find pair of Carre style over-sized "Casablanca" garden rockers with oval sunburst strap steel backs and sunburst strap steel seats, American ca 1930. Each is 41.5" tall by 25.5" wide by 32" deep. Painted gloss white - no cracks or breaks, perfectly usable.
A very fine casting in iron of a garden table, French ca 1920's, from a Philadelphia estate. Foliate table top and distinctively art nouveau feet. There is a clear glass top that fits in the upper rim and is not shown in the photos. The table is 26" high by 27.5" in diameter with a 10" base. Painted matte black. In very nice condition.
Large garden seat in porcelain in the form of a turtle with a yellow rope and green tassel embellished seat and a crackle glaze finish. Origins unknown. 15" high by 22" wide by 17" deep. In very good condition.
Very nicely weathered garden statue of King Neptune surmounting a large fish. In cast stone ca 1970, a fine centerpiece for the garden. Overall 60" high by 24" wide and 18" deep. Good condition.
A vintage cast garden statue of St Francis of Assisi (the patron saint of animals) in classic pose holding a bird, American ca 1940. Very nice worn patina with accretions of moss and lichen. 43.5" high by 12" wide and deep. In good condition.
A rare pair of French portable strap chairs in the style of Francois Carre, ca 1920's. With sunburst seat, strap backs and chain-link arms these chairs are as comfortable as they are unusual. Each 35" high by 22" wide by 36" deep overall. These chairs have been media blasted, zinc and powder coated in matte black. Very fine condition.
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.
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 playful stone statues of lion is perfect for garden settings or front door entrance. Lions are considered guardian animals and often are auspicious looking. This whimsicallion brings the lighter side of the lion image to live. Size: 8" by 7" by 15". Weight: 40 lbs.
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...
A rare wrought iron patio club chair by Salterini with a flowing almost art nouveau design incorporating a large leaf underneath each arm rest. 41" high by 27" wide by 36" deep. Most of the original paint finish has flaked off to reveal the original zinc coating. No rust.
Charming majolica blended glaze jardiniere with iris motif design in green, yellow and brown. American probably Weller ca 1920. Consists of bowl and stand. Overall 25.5" high by 11" wide; base 16.5" high by 10" diameter; top 9" high by 11" diameter. Small repair at base, otherwise fine condition.
This wild boar was once a finial on a gate post. Possibly 1930s it is formed from a composition material resembling volcanic stone.
Nicely weathered for the garden. 32" high, 13" wide, 16" deep. One hoof has been re-attached.
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".
Round coffee table in wrought iron with gracefully curved arms and legs, scrolling vines with hammered leaf tip end visible under the glass surface, and hammered feet. Manufactured by Salterini ca 1940. Approx. 36" in diameter and 18" high. Still has original paint - no signs of rust. A very nice piece in excellent condition.
This 10" tall Gilded Buddha stone head has a sculptural look to its rather modern depiction of a Buddha. Faded gild creates a textured look to the surface of the face, different angle of the Buddha head under the lighting creates a different persona of the Buddha. Nice vintage piece from inner Mongolia of China that resonates a modern simplicity of a contemporary sculpture. Good for outdoors but really makes a statemente indoor as a focu point. 5” x 5” x 10”. 50 lbs.
Rare example of a mid-century patio rocker recliner in the Sculptura line from Woodard. Metal mesh with extendable foot rest and rocking mechanism. Original white paint. 41" high by 29" wide by 36" deep. In very fine condition.