All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1319974
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$595.00
Grand Tour Bronze of the Chimera of Arezzo-from Etruscan artifact found buried in Arezzo Italy in the 17thc-is on display in Florence museum-was reproduced in the 1860 using French menseration size reduction-detailed lost bronze casting-fine patina-10 inches wide -4 inches deep-7 inches high-mount on yellow antique marble base--piece will keep your home safe from tigers-it is a lion serpent goat combination of a beast
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1319303
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$195.00
Unusual hand carved sculpture of pair of dancing damsels-ladies are barefoot wearing classical garb, but hairdos do not appear classical--the women certainly not beauties--probably French or possibly a momento from a visit to Lesbos--needs cleaning and a small chip at the end of the base-10 inches tall
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Clay : Pre 1837 VR item #1317151
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Handsome early 19thc Italian terracotta bust of medieval scholar-hand sculpted-wear to patina-you can leave surface as is to demonstrate age or easily touched up-unsigned-large 18 inches wide-18.5 high 7 inches deep-almost life sized-no cracks or repairs
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1304378
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2,850.00
Superb 19thc French wall carved walnut crucifix-corpus and cross in perfect condition-wear to surface of mounting-carving is by master and piece is museum quality-ca 1870s-impressive size and can work as altar crucifix-40 inches tall by 19 inches wide
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1930 item #1303236
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$475.00
Civil wars are always bloody, filled with war crimes on both sides, never impersonal and the Spanish Civil War fought in the 1930s was no exception-Nationalists versus Republicans or AKA Fascists versus Communists fought no holds barred- battles that ended with the fall of Madrid to the Nationalists--on surrender over 200,000 POWs were eventually killed-this lithograph represents Republican civilian suffering in the conflict, -dedicated lower left side HOMENJE A MADRID 7 NOVEMBRE 1936 2 NOVEMBRE 1937-signed in lithograph IUANA FRANCISCA- recently framed and matted with wrappings still on frame-12.5 inches wide and 14.5 inches tall-no condition problems-striking image
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1930 item #1303235
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$475.00
Civil wars are always bloody, filled with war crimes on both sides, never impersonal and the Spanish Civil War fought in the 1930s was no exception-Nationalists versus Republicans or AKA Fascists versus Communists fought no holds barred- battles that ended with the fall of Madrid to the Nationalists--on surrender over 200,000 POWs were eventually killed-this lithograph represents Republican militia in the conflict, -dedicated lower left side HOMENJE A MADRID 7 NOVEMBRE 1936 2 NOVEMBRE 1937-signed in lithograph AVNON- recently framed and matted with wrappings still on frame-12.5 inches wide and 14.5 inches tall-no condition problems-striking image
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1930 item #1303234
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$475.00
Civil wars are always bloody, filled with war crimes on both sides, never impersonal and the Spanish Civil War fought in the 1930s was no exception-Nationalists versus Republicans or AKA Fascists versus Communists fought no holds barred- battles that ended with the fall of Madrid to the Nationalists--on surrender over 200,000 POWs were eventually killed-this lithograph represents an unlucky soldier in the conflict, most likely Republican-dedicated lower left side HOMENJE A MADRID 7 NOVEMBRE 1936 2 NOVEMBRE 1937-signed in lithograph BARDANANO- recently framed and matted with wrappings still on frame-12.5 inches wide and 14.5 inches tall-no condition problems-striking image
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : Pre 1970 item #1303159
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
Three dogs oil painting on masonite-recently cleaned and varnished-appears to be one black poodle and two Pekinese-signed and dated 1968-well painted reflecting dogs character-30 inches long 24 inches wide--add 2.5 inches for decent frame-at midnight they all bark
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1298656
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$250.00
Neo Gothic German carved bas relief wood panel of a dragon in rocky landscape-ca 1860 --probably a decorative element from furniture-13 inches by 9 inches-minor insect damage-dead dead-tip of one wing missing-as well as some paint--perfect for dragon lovers
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Clay : Pre 1910 item #1297820
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$890.00
Signed Pigalle Italian terracotta sculpture of cupid or putti with bird-13.5 inches by 9 inches by 16 inches high-hand carved before fired-ca 1900-wing of bird repaired-high quality sculpture
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1970 item #1295439
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1,100.00
TAPIES, Antoni, (Spanish, 1923-2012): Cartel Nocturnal, Lithograph, 29 3/4'' x 21 3/4'', signed lower right, marked PA lower left, unframed, Sala Gaspar watermark lower right. CONDITION: no problems-freshly framed and matted Signed artist proof-with frame 28.5 by 37 inches-Tapies was famous in last half of 20thc and is in museums with sales records--considered a major modernist
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1970 item #1295433
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$980.00
TAPIES, Antoni, (Spanish, 1923-2012): Lithograph, 16 3/4'' x 24 1/4'', pencil signed lower right, numbered 83/150 lower left with fresh mat and frame 22 inches by 51 inches Tapies was famous for his work in the last half of 20thc-in museums-listed with sales. No condition problem s -artist major force in modernist school .
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1980 item #1294948
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$850.00
Beautiful lithograph by famous Mexican 20thc artist Zuniga signed in pencil by artist in right hand corner and dated 1974--limited edition 42/400 in pencil on left hand bottom-framed-no condition problems or repairs-25.5 inches by 18 inches for lithograph-add 4 inches all around for fresh mat and frame--very colorful and sympathetic rendition of a native woman selling a grapefruit
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : German : Pre 1900 item #1290860
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$995.00
This hand painted piece was used architecturally in a opera theater, cinema or German steamship lounge-ca 1900 or earlier-painted on heavy compound base- ravens and side male and female figures are raised-top is crenelated to impart castle battlement-51 inches high-23 inches wide .75 inches deep==from Wagnerian opera-no condition problems
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Italian : Pre 1800 item #1290586
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1,495.00
Pair of old master oil paintings-18thc bird paintings--these birds were considered game birds at the time and sought as as food-on hard wood panels-no condition problems-frames are later but appropriate for Italian paintings-8 inches by 6 inches--add 2.5 inches all around for fine frame and gilt wood liner
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1940 item #1289784
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$675.00
Italian lithograph by famous modernist artist Giorgio de Chirico-1888-1978--piece is after 1939 when he changed style from Surrealism to what he called Neo Baroque-signed in lithograph as well in pencil on lower right hand side margin--edition number in lower left side margin in pencil 25/86-18.5 by 27 inches-add 1.5 inches all around-ignore shadow on left hand bottom-not examined out of frame
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1940 item #1289773
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$675.00
Italian lithograph by famous modernist artist Giorgio de Chirico-1888-1978--piece is after 1939 when he changed style from Surrealism to what he called Neo Baroque-signed in lithograph as well in pencil on lower right hand side margin--edition number in lower left side margin in pencil 26/94-18.5 by 27 inches-add 1.5 inches all around-ignore shadow on left hand bottom--not examined out of frame
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1288103
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$6,800.00
This large, bronze sculpture is after the antique, Hellenistic sculpture formerly in the Farnese collection, the state represents the myth of Dircem first wife of Lykos, King of Thebes. She was tied to a wild bull by the sons of Antiope, Amphion and Zethus, who wanted to punish her for the ill-treatment inflicted on their mother--Sculpture was discovered in Rome in the 17thc and was gigantic and made of marble-since then it has been reproduced-this example is believed to be an Italian lost wax casting made at the end of the 18thc or early 19thc-except for minor wear to the black patina no condition problems--very fine detail-23 inches tall-- 17 inches by 17 inches base-weighs 75-100 pounds