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
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