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 : 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
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1244477
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$375.00
Fine 19thc Chinese bronze censor-elephant form with detailed raised designs-in two pieces-top of censor has three of the tiny balls at corner tips missing-one remains-brown patina shows wear-no marks-7 incheswide-9.5 inches high-3 inches wide-handsome piece
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1990 item #1228345
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$950.00
20thc neo classic bronze Italian bas relief and incised plaque--by listed artist Nicola Lazzari-dated 1984--beautifully cast with gamboling puttis and neo classical motifs-titled IN VIGNAL FESTINA LENTE--founder appears to be G Martino-15.5 inches by 16.5 inches-use inside or outside-designed with cast frame
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1209947
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
Richly decorated 19thc Russian Orthodox crucifix-has Christ Pantacrator surmounting Christ on top of cross with four saints in attendance along side of cross--back of cross has elaborate grape vine design-some of these crucifixes were mounted in wood icons and may explain why silver finish over the bronze still remains on back-6 inches tall and 5.5 wide--no repairs or condition problems
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1209672
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1795.00
rare gilt bronze by listed French sculpture G. Gardet (1863-1939]--Gardet has extensive sales records and is in museums-this sculpture is signed and beautifully mounted on antico rosa marble base that has a bronze plate on bottom-lost wax casting-piece was cast during sculptors life time-small nick on one corner corner of marble base'--no repairs-12 inches by 3 inches-4 inches high--mice working on a snail shell is indeed a rare representation-only in France
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1910 item #1200626
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
Price on Request
10 inches wide-4 inches deep-6.5 inches wide-signed lost wax casting bronze sculpture by French anamilist Mene who is listed-in museums and has sales records-piece is lost wax casting with brown patina
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1110789
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$650.00
Bronze rondel celebrating the 500th year of Columbus 's discovery of Amwrica-signed Tonelli and dated 1892-from the Chicago Columbian Exhibition 1893-has American shield and flag-scenes from the Columbus epic-fair exhbit halls with large bust bas relief of Columbus in the center-16.5 inches in diameter-fine brown patina-no condition problems
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #889102
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$225.00
Antique German gilt bronze desk accessory- page turner or letter opener: in the form of a dagger, the blade decorated in relief with classical figures and designs. The handle is cast in a shape of a phoenix head holding the blade in its claw. Approx. 9-1/4"L. -no condition problems-neo classical-possibly Italian-ca 1860s-fine lost wax casting-no condition problems
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #751485
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$945.00
Very fine bronze sculpture of a 18thc young man--beautifully cast using lost wax process-very -fine detail-brown patina-cast ca 1860-unsigned-no condition problems--books and scroll indicates a literary figure or law giver --heavy-13 inches tall--strikingly. pensively poised
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1920 item #653418
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2350.00
Striking bronze Der Schmelzarbeiter Smelterer--Swiss- R.Wang-1895-1970- dated 1918 on reverse side of base-listed-16.25 high- Strong image of powerful worker made on the eve of proletarian revolutions in Europe-no condition problems--antico verde marble base-and patina is greenish brown
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1950 item #191750
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1450.00
Bronze life-sized bust of famous Spanish author and philosopher Jose Ortega Y Gasset-1888-1955-set on polished granite base 18 inches by 18 inches and that is two inches thick-bust is 17.75 inches by 14 inches wide and 7 inches deep--is signed JEAN and has Spanish text OJO which means LOOK--Gasset wrote REVOLT OF THE MASSES and is widely quoted--he enjoyed almost cult like following-believed intellectuals should be political leaders-no condition problem -bust was sculptured toward the end of his life-lost wax process
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1920 item #152968
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1850.00
striking Art Deco bronze of a lady and a panther on the hunt-lost wax process-fine details-subject could represent Diana but Diana seldom carries a spear and usually does not hunt with a panther-could be Cybel who was raised by panthers when abandoned on a mountain side by a father who preferred a male child or it could simply be an Amazon on the hunt--signed on base by M.Oliverio-probably Portuguese or even Brazilean--style is pure Art Deco-no condition problems-16.75 inches high-7 inch by 3.75 inch base--ca 1920s-green/brown patina-loin cloth appears to be cast as feathers
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1970 item #87445
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$695.00
This is a beautiful cast bronze sculpture of an elephant by American sculptor W.Hicksons-it is signed with artists monogram WH-also the foundry-the famous Roman Bronze Works Inc-this number 4 of an edition of 12-this is also indicated on the bronze--casting and modeling are superb-surface is textured to indicate the rough elephants hide-only one ear and three legs-this minimalist art at its best--solid casting-no condition problems-9.5 inches high--heavy with nice patina
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #27925 (stock #10120)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$28,000.00
Bronze, Moor and Lion. 19th c. French or German. 31" x 34" X 21" d. Signed indistinctly lost wax process--definitely antique Massive multiple sculpture--wood base included It depicts a fearsome struggle for survival.