All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1910 item #1292537
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Rare Dutch night light with male and female gilt bronze Dutch children- all bronze to include shade that has three faceted green glass triangles-shade is permanently mounted component-green black patina-lost wax casting-unsigned-11 inches tall-6 inches deep-no condition problems
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1800 item #1291199
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$695.00
Early 18thc French carved fruitwood crucifix-carved from one piece of wood with marble base added later-note Christ's arms above his head rather than out stretched-a French catholic group represented Christ this way to demonstrate sacrifice to a narrow passage into Christs domain as opposed to a Christ crucifix with open arms where all are accepted-crucifix surmounted on orb with serpent- to represent Christ's conquest of evil=no repairs or condition problems-14 inches tall to include base-rare representation with special cross
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
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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
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1960 item #1287786
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$295.00
French woodcut by famous French listed artist Raoul. Dufy--title in French La Danse-depicts French sailor having a good time on a tropical island-no condition problems-has studio mark and edition number 143/220 in pencil on left hand margin-14 inches by 14 inches-add 3.75 inches all around for mat and frame
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Pre 1980 item #1287773
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$550.00
Puerto Rican lithograph by famous local artist Jose Alicea titled in pencil in Spanish Women at the Window-dated 1970 edition 21/75- framed in the period-no condition problems-20 by 28 inches-add 5 inches all around for frame and mat- a listed -artist in large collections to include the Metropolitan museum-has sales records
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1287558
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$260.00
very interesting hand colored engraving of a old fort in the Gold Coast also known as Ghana--fort is Cap Corse, a northwest view, dud 1727--fort built by Portugal but traded hands with the Dutch, Swedish ad English --traded in gold, slaves and ivory mainly-explains why the ownership of fort was much sought-11.5 by 9.5 inches-add 3 inches for mat ad beveled mahogany frame --no condition problems--info on back has more history on fort.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1980 item #1287532
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Puerto Rican lithograph by famous local artist Jose Alicea titled in pencil in Spanish Women and Child-dated 1970 edition 4/75- framed in the period-no condition problems-19 by 26 inches-add 3.5 inches all around for frame and cloth mat- a listed -artist in large collections to include the Metropolitan museum-has sales records
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1286808
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
18thc French engraved map of the Antilles islansd to include Puerto Rico at the top of the chain -signed by Bonne and dated 1782-no condition problems-13 inches by 9.5 inches-add 2.5 inches for frame and mat all around
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Caribbean : Pre 2000 item #1286796
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1,995.00
Lively cabaret scene-probably Cuban signed Davos ? dated 1997---34 inches by 36 inches-add 5 inches all around with elaborate frame--no condition problems-piece found in Puerto Rico- certainly captures mood of the islands --unable to decode signature with certainty
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1286389
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
18thc French engraved map of Cuba and Jamaica dtd 1782 signed by M Bonne- very minor foxing-13.26 inches by 9 inches-add 2.5 inches all around for frame
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1286385
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
18thc French engraved map dtd 1782 by French map maker M Bonne of Puerto Rico and Santo Domingo-13 inches by 9.5 inches--add 2.5 inches all around for mat and frame-no condition problems
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1940 item #1286382
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1,195.00
rare lithograph by major French modernist print maker sculptor and artist Georges Braque[1882-1963]-piece is signed in pencil by artist with indications on the left bottom margin it is an artist proof--has plate indentation-Braque is in museums, listed with sales records and in major collections-no condition problems=-10.5 inches by 6.5 inches--add 3.5 inches all around for mat and frame
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1700 item #1283926
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
beautifully carved hardwood crucifix corpus of Christ-European 17thc Baroque-missing arms and surface wear-quality carving-24 inches long
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1837 VR item #1283396
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
Pr English early 19thc Botanical lithographs magnificently framed-one with roses from botanical by Nuttal, Fisher and Dixon from Liverpool dtd 1817 and the other from botanical by S.Curtis, Walworth dtd May 1 1830-one lithograph is 9 inches by 10 inches add 4.5 inches all around for mat and gilt frame-11 inches by 8 inches-add 5.5 inches all around--no condition problems or repairs