All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1960 item #350122 (stock #S1344)
Hand Painted medicine Buddha in stone composite. Beautifully painted face and rope, it's in red and gold tones. Medicine Buddha is Buddha Gautama, who often called himself the healer of suffering inthe world, and Dharma was the medicine. Japanese people favored Medicine Buddha over other types of Buddha and often built shrine to worship this healer. Excellent piece for garden or home. Perfect for outdoor setting or indoor decor. Size: 10" x 5" x 18". approx. 60 lbs.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1940 item #349344 (stock #S1337)
This sitting Guan Yin, an Avalokitesvara in Lalita Asana is carefully carved with intricate details. The Lalita Asana is a pose of ease-one leg pendant and is resting on a lotus pedal. The other leg is in the usual position of Buddha. It is said that Taras, the consort of Dhyani Buddha are found in this position. Guan Yin, an Avaloktesvara, is said to be the Chinese version of Tara, is seen in this position in this stone sculpture. The backdrop is a carving of a pine tree, symbol of longevity...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1940 item #349045 (stock #S1332)
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...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1940 item #349044 (stock #S1331)
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 carved flames and a dragon head. The use of flames as ritual objects is seen as weapon of war and as an important component of offerings. It is often carried by Shiva. Dragon is the symbol of power and strength and is thought to offer protection...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1930 item #297133 (stock #S1225)
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.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1950 item #296924 (stock #S1214)
Meditating Buddha stone statue on lotus throne with unusual facial patina that sets it apart from contemporary making of stone statues. A nice find from a northern city flea market. Size: 9.5" by 5" by 17". Weight: 34 lbs.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1950 item #296309 (stock #S1201)
Luohan, a deity that most commonly known to Chinese, though its origin is nonetheless Indian Buddhism. Luo Han is derived from an ancient Buddhist Sanskrit term, “Arahantâ€
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1950 item #296306 (stock #S1200)
Luohan, a deity that most commonly known to Chinese, though its origin is nonetheless Indian Buddhism. Luo Han is derived from an ancient Buddhist Sanskrit term, “Arahantâ€
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1940 item #295216 (stock #S1193)
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...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1940 item #295215 (stock #S1192)
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...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1940 item #294915 (stock #S1180)
This vintage standing stone statue weights 200 lbs and measures 9" by 8.5" by 36". Black limestone was used frequently in Chinese stone sculptures, they are sturdy and often used for outdoor garden landscapes. The Buddha is in Varada mudra, the fulfillment of all wishes; the gesture of Charity. He is holding a begging bowl, in the shape of lotus blossom, this is a sign of the Head of an order.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1950 item #1311214 (stock #ST/069)
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.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1930 item #1287197 (stock #C1/030)
A rare and elegant tubular steel deco period garden rocker with circular arms and metal slats, American ca 1930. Very striking early design 34" high by 21.5" wide by 30" deep. Recently re-painted. In good condition. Two are available;sold individually.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1960 item #1268113 (stock #PL/038.02)
An unusually large pair of vintage clamshell planters, French ca 1960. Moulded from a relatively light weight synthetic concrete these are a rare find. Each 14" high by 31" wide. Nice patina from usage.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1950 item #1254840 (stock #CTX/020.05)
A rare set of wrought iron garden table and four side chairs with the Carre style sunburst seat chairs and flared backs. The same flared strap steel design is displayed in the circular table. The chairs American ca 1950; the table possibly French perhaps a little earlier. The chairs are each 33" high by 18" wide by 20" deep. The table is 29" high by 32" in diameter. All in good condition, recently re-painted.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1970 item #1252682 (stock #B3X/013.03)
Rare example of a Carre style loveseat with sunburst seat and flare back strap metal back, and two matching armchairs, American ca 1960. This is the only loveseat in this design I have seen. The loveseat is 36" high by 44" wide by 26" deep. The armchairs re 32" high by 26.5" wide by 27" deep. These pieces have been sand-blasted and powder coated in white and are in very nice condition.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Fixtures : Pre 1970 item #1247687 (stock #AR/052)
An oversize armillary sphere of iron with a faux lead finish, resting on a hand-carved marble pedestal ca 1970. 84" high by 30" wide overall. Enhanced by some wear from the weather. In very good condition.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1930 item #1205617 (stock #B3X/010.03)
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.