All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Clay : Pre 1950 item #1231367
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$995.00
terracotta sculpture by Italian American sculptor Leo Lentelli {1879-1961} born in Italy Lentelli's major works were produced in the US-he is well listed and has sales records-piece is signed on edge of base-he executed sculpture with American West subjects--this one may be called a kiss on horseback-he is famous for his adornment of the Palace of fine Arts in San Francisco-is in museums and has sales records-his sculptures can be found in most mediums-this one is 8.5 inches by 5.5 inches-no condition problems--a very fine early 20thc modernist piece
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Clay : Pre 1900 item #1181348
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3500.00
Large rare Goldscheider clay sculpture of maiden from the vineyards-Austrian-signed Frederick Goldscheider with numbers 1478 19 26--48 inches tall- 17 inches wide 16 inches deep-WIEN-minor nicks-no repairs-impressive--famous firm-ca 1900
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Clay : Pre 1800 item #807639
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3,950.00
Large life size terra cotta bust of Alexander the Great-from the French city of Arles where it stood as an architectural sculpture in a niche of a chateau--was used outdoors albeit covered-piece was never finished in the back, but beautifully sculptured from front-solid piece-weights over 200 pounds-wear to surface- 24 inches wide-28 inches high and 12 inches deep--impressive, handsome classic sculpture-possibly older than 18th century.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Clay : Pre 1900 item #763105
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
A carved clay Indian Hindu figure in the shape of a mermaid, with the underside deeply incised with the image of an eagle over a shield with the date 1877. The mermaid is suspended from a newer chain and holds both of her hands aloft to hold the sign or a light. She is coated with a heavy layer of brown weathered outdoor paint, and measuring approx. 28"L x 7-1/2"W x 15"H. Condition: Age wear and some minor cracks; coated with a thick layer of paint, uneven. Lacking the parts once held in the hands.--very striking piece designed to be suspended--would make a very exotic lamp.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Clay : Pre 1900 item #698550
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$950.00
unusual French hand made terrs cotta sculpture of dandy-identified as Cobin-signed and dated 1875 on base S. Peron?--22 inches high-no condition problems--beautifully sculpted with very fine details-Cobin possibly linked with Jacobin ? If that is the case the figure, is not a dandy.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Clay : Pre 1900 item #375993
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
Charming pair of German terracota hand sculpted figures-polychrome-depict male and female figures preparing for feast-marked-probably Mettlach-ideal pieces for center piece on table-no condition problems-ca 1900--one 14 inches high -the other 13.5 inches-very nice pair
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Clay : Pre 1930 item #360665
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Very nice plaster bust of Christopher Columbus-made in the 20s or 30s-patina with bronzed finish--no condition problems-23 inches high--14 inches wide--good size-handsome piece