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 : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1700 item #1303866
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1,295.00
Very finely carved German Baroque 17thc wing putti head-probably South German-these figures were part of church architectural decorations designed to impart a celestial inspiration-very minor surface problems-piece is complete-12 inches high-15 inches wide-7 inches deep-charming and unique
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 1920 item #1303159
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
Three dogs oil paint on masonite-recently cleaned and varnished-ca 1930s-appears to be one black poodle and two Pekinese--unsigned-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 : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1920 item #1297547
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1,600.00
Striking bronze bust of the man from La Mancha Don Quixote--base, helmet and moustache are polished bronze contrasted by patinated bronze head and neck-25 inches tall-signed by MONYO who is Prince Simon Mihailescu-Nasturel- American/ Romanian- born in 1926-minor scratches-overall excellent condition -no repairs-weight about 35 pounds-charming piece-fyi--helmet is supposed to be an inverted piss pot
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : East European : Pre 1900 item #1297116
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1,650.00
Very interesting oil on canvas of a gypsy driving his horse stock to market--signed Breith R in lower right corner-From Central or East Europe--Polish Hungarian, Austro Hungarian--ca 1860--needs cleaning-no cuts or holes or missing paint-appears untouched-unframed-12 inches by 18 inches-six horses and a gypsy all moving together-painting has dash and is not provincial-well painted
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 : 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
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