An unusual variation on the gothic garden bench design, in cast iron ca 1930. The back and seat follow the classic design while the arms and legs are formed from stylized inter-twining branches. The casting is very good and the bench very solid. 31" high by 55" wide by 21" deep. Multiple layers of old paint, no apparent breaks or repairs.
Two pair of vintage Carre style "casablanca" sunburst garden chairs in strap steel, 1940-1960. Virtually identical each pair has been completely restored and powder coated in white ready for outdoor use. Each is 36" high by 21.5" wide by 25" deep. In very good condition.
A pair of armchairs in the style of Mathieu Mategot, wire and tubular steel ca 1950, probably American. Whimsical and inventive design with rolled wire back and side arms. Each 31.5" high by 22" wide by 18" deep. Chairs have been repaired and repainted.
Very stylish set of four chairs and matching table if not by Mategot then highly reminiscent of him with the whimsical design of their scrolled wire work, ca 1950. Fully restored and powder coated in matte black. Each chair is 39" high by 22" wide and deep. Table is 24" high with a diameter of 25" - new glass top.
A wrought iron terrarium - or architectural folly - for the conservatory, ca 1960, in the gothic style. The top is hinged and there are clips to insert glass panels if desired. 35.5" high by 29" long by 27" wide. Painted white; in very nice condition.
A cast stone sundial with figural bronze plate, British ca 1920. Impressed Celtic style design on base and plinth, nicely weathered with accumulated moss. Plate is hand-forged and quite handsome. 38" high by 16.5" in diameter at top and 12" in diameter at the base. In very good condition.
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.
The hexagonal seiji garden seats with overglaze polychrome enamels of birds and florals. Taisho Period 20 x 13 inches Excellent condition
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 nice weather worn vintage cast stone sun dial in classic column form with a cast bronze plate stamped Virginia Metal Crafters. 42" high by 15" in diameter. In good 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.
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 Vintage Armillary and Stand, circa 1960’s
The iron armillary made of intersection bands centered by an arrow and held by Hercules style figure is raised on a cast stone Corinthian column. The armillary is painted white with a copper band with raised numerals is in contrast to the stained gray column. The pieces are bolted together.
Size: 63” total height
Condition: Excellent, finish is weathered and column has a small loss of one corner on the base
A pair of cast iron garden benches in the classic gothic style. This pattern dates from the 1840's in the US and has been produced by many European foundries including the renown Val d'Osne. These are more recent versions. Each is 33.5" high by 55" wide by 17" deep. They have been rust-proofed and painted a very dark shade of green. In very good 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