Early DESVRES CANDLESTICKS, a handsome handpainted pair from the fres Fourmaintraux, entirely hand painted, with unusual pierced skirt details. This pair of tin glazed majolica candlesticks is a classic example of DESVRES, dating from 1850-1899, the perfect compliment to your country French home. Signed on base with early mark.
Dimensions: Height 7 inches
Width 4 1/2 inches
Condition: Early repair to one foot, and stem. Hard to see, does not detract. Candlesticks display beautifully.
19th century Chinese Export Tea storage box, or tea caddy complete with original tooled pewter liner with ivory handle. This is an exceptional nice box that is all original, with nicely detailed lacquer work.
Dimensions: 8" Length
Condition: Very good. Wear appropriate for the period
FRENCH SCHOOL BARBIZON Oil Paintings on board, inscribed on reverse, Le Parc du Fontainbleu. The pair of oils are beautifully matched and stunning impressionist vignettes of forest and lake views, serene and quietly elegant. Lovely use of color and cool on . perfect for many decorator schemes.
Signed J. Pannard
Dimensions: 12 x 9.75 Inches Framed
Wedgwood blue and white dinner plate, 1 of 12 available with different views, each with an historical building at YALE UNIVERSITY. Wedgwood Etruria, impressed marks, 1931.
Additional salad plates, cups saucers available.
Elegant and unusual BANKO textured black pottery vase, unusual medallion details, stylish accent. Signed, with impressed mark, dates to turn of the century, Japan.
Condition: excellent, no damage
Made In Japan
This is a very finely crafted brass lamp base, dating to the early 220th century. The fine details include lionheads and floral cartouches, and the brass work is amazingly well executed. The lamp is easy to wire without damaging the brass. Please view all photos.
Dimensions: 9" Height
Conditon: Excellent. In need of electrical wiring.
CHINESE JARDINIERE, Qianlong, "of the period" The motif jardiniere is of delicate shaded Peony blossoms with beautiful cobalt blue leaves. The rim has a Greek Key pattern. The enamels are exceptionally detailed and the workmanship is Qianlong caliber.
Dimensions: Height 6 1/2"(16.50cm)
Width 9 1/4"(22.50cm)
Condition: Excellent. No frits, chips or hairlines. Streaks are due to lighting.
Famille Rose LONGEVITY GOD ON A CRANE in finely painted enamels. This charming and unique large Chinese Export Figurine dates to late Guangxu period.
Signed on base with impressed mark. Please view all photos.
Dimensions: Height: 15"(38cm)
Condition: Excellent, no damage
Here is a unique lamp and shade in the French manner of Louis the XIV. The lamp and shade are porcelain, and the reticulate shade gives off the most intriguing and romantic glow.
The figures are nicely done, all hand painted on good quality porcelain ground. The blue and white goes well with Country French, formal or even Asian blue and white decor.
Dimensions: 20"(50.5cm) Height, Shade and Lamp.
Shade measures about 81/2"(21.50cm)Condition: Excellent. No chips, cracks,frits or hairlines.
A fine blue and white plate in the manner of SHONZUI. I can only say that I have seen photos of Shonzui, which is Chinese. I do not know the age or origin of this plate, but I would say by appearances it is Japanese.
Please review signature. What ever it is it is a beautiful plate.
Dimensions: 10" Width
Condition: Excellent, no chips, or any damage
A fine striking signed Chinese export ROSE MANDARIN Ginger Jar dating to mid 20th century. This jar has exceptional painted detail, pleasing large size and is beautifully potted. A rare quality piece not masquerading as pre 1900. It stands on its own merits.
Please view all photos. Sensational for a lamp.
Not only is vase marked with hallmark, it is signed on rim by maker.
Dimensions: Height 13 1/2"(35cm)
Condition: Excellent, slight wear on bottom
CANTAGALLI signed majolica is treasured among collectors. This outstanding large pair of reticulated porcelain lamps has all the desireable details so sought by this wonderful Italian Majolica manufacturer.
From the top of the incredible gilt finials to the serpents and figural heads these lamps just jumpout. Bold majolica is contrasting greens and pinks really set off a RETRO feel, with age old Italian Majolica.
The lamps are signed with the Cantagalli name, rooster and Italy.
Dimensions: To be added (very large)
Condition: Excellent. A small chip on the snout of one of the sea serpents, looks big in the enlargement, but is really minor and easily repairable. See photo #9.