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 : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1837 VR item #1303868
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1,295.00
Rare Spanish Colonial hallmarked high grade silver on wood reliquary-ca 1840s-relic long gone now with mirror substitute--hallmarked in two locations- carved wood portion is gilded---these are seldom found in hallmarked silver--18.5 inches high-no condition problems-stunning
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 : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : English : Georgian : Pre 1900 item #1303583
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$695.00
Stunning English papier mache inlay and heavy gilded lap desk-highest quality probably "Brighton Beach "-minor surface wear-has both original ink bottles-14 inches by 10 inches-mother of pearl inlay flower design as well as intense gilding on all sides-- tooled red leather writing surface--ca 1880s
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1910 item #1303564
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$950.00
Finely cast bronze large Chinese Buddha 22 inches high by 16 inches wide by 10 inches deep --no condition problems or repairs-ornate with fine detailed relief casting on front and back-impressive
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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1900 item #1303153
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$475.00
For whatever reason St Benedict images are hard to find-here he is with a loaf of bread, one of his attributes-he carries bread to represent he escaped poisoning by his pal monks-sometimes the bread has a serpent enclosed-10 inches by 14 inches-losses to paint-patron Saint of Europe
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1302909
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1,995.00
Spectacular antique Kazak oriental rug runner-106 inches by 33 inches-excellent condition-strong colors-deep plush-unpainted-no wear spots-complete and uncut or patched-no stains-indeed a fine specimen in rare good condition
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Textiles : Pre 1910 item #1302899
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$875.00
Rare early antique Kazak 81 inches long and 48 inches wide oriental rug-rug is complete-uncut and unpainted-wear to plush in some areas-one edge needs attention-strong colors and superb design
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1837 VR item #1302599
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$950.00
Rare pair of antique Chinese male and female ancestor paintings-each is marked with a calligraphy banner on face of paintings as well as in ink on reverse top-both show wear but are undamaged except for minor detachment from the top wood spindle on male figure-67 inches long and 25 inches wide-both same size-early 19thc-the real thing-exceptionally well drawn
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Paintings : Pre 1837 VR item #1302598
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$950.00
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1800 item #1302433
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$725.00
Spanish Colonial 18thc carved wood dress-up saint of St Vincent Ferrer-who was the first and most famous brimstone and fire preacher-he carries a bible or book of gospels in his hand-has monks haircut, glass eyes-surface is blackened by candle smoke i-arms move and piece comes off base-24 inches high-every preacher needs him for inspiration--REPENT AND DIE
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1800 item #1301709
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$795.00
Rare articulated 18thc Spanish Colonial dress-up santo or saint-glass eyes-minor insect damage-insects dead dead dead-all appears original except wrappings on arms that are later-santo has unusual stance as it is exhorting to prayer--arms move-27.5 inches tall-rare piece-wear to surface
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #1300664
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
19thc Afghan battle ax-bottom of ax unscrews to display sharp steel fighting spear-ax head is forged and is sharp with colorful cut designs-carved designs on staff-evidence of oxidation on steel parts-37 inches long
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1910 item #1300613
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$425.00
Chinese Republic military dagger-grip is composed of bronze over shell-no scabbard-stains to blade with some signs of oxidation on grip-dagger is complete-15 inches long