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 : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1700 item #1297372
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$795.00
This medallion is unique-so unique uncertain of use-5.5 inches by 4.5 inches-marked-800 silver-this one has heraldic crest that incorporated eagle wings--speculate used as coffin markers or worn around neck with chain or ribbon through loop as badge of rank or noble position-beautiful Baroque silver repousse work-no condition problems--museum rare
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1700 item #1297367
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$795.00
This medallion is unique-so unique uncertain of use-5.75 inches by 47.5 inches-marked-800 silver-this one has Latin text--speculate used as coffin markers or worn around neck with chain or ribbon through loop as badge of rank or noble position-beautiful Baroque silver repousse work-no condition problems--museum rare
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1700 item #1297274
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$795.00
This medallion is unique-so unique uncertain of use-5.75 inches by 4.5 inches-marked-800 silver-this one has Latin text--speculate used as coffin markers or worn around neck with chain or ribbon through loop as badge of rank or noble position-beautiful Baroque silver repousse work-no condition problems--museum rare
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 : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1940 item #1297048
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1,450.00
Fine large Spanish portrait of the famous Spanish bullfighter Manolete-signed MONTOYA lower left hand bottom 23.75 inches by 43 inches-has parcel gilt carved frame-add 4inches all around for frame-no condition problems-note black on shoulders on his suite of lights-probably a sign of mourning-Franco declared three days of national mourning when Mamolete was killed in bullring in 1947
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1800 item #1296841
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$425.00
This sword is not repeat is not a glitzy trashy replica produced for the grand tour crowd by Toledo-It is an early 19thc or late 18thc- hand forged steel Spanish sword in the traditional style of EL CID-sharp blade is hand forged, beveled and honed- tip is razor sharp--it is a fighting sword and not a decorative toy. No repairs or scabbard-no rust but blade has black spotting-grip is steel wrapped-39.5 inches long-sword has heft
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1800 item #1296829
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$425.00
This sword is not repeat is not a glitzy trashy replica produced for the grand tour crowd by Toledo-It is an early 19thc or late 18thc- hand forged steel Spanish sword in the traditional style of EL CID-sharp blade is hand forged, beveled and honed- tip is razor sharp--it is a fighting sword and not a decorative toy. No repairs or scabbard-no rust but blade has black spotting-grip is steel wrapped-37.5 inches long-sword has heft
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Pre 1910 item #1296728
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$596.00
These brass seahorses are from Venice made as oarlocks for gondolas-- they combine the image of a horse and with a fish tail---always fanciful--no condition problems or repairs-15 inches wide-12.5 inches high--perfectly decorative in nautical setting-heavy enough for doorstops or book ends or chenets-charming pieces
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Brass : Pre 1920 item #1296718
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$350.00
These brass seahorses are from Venice made as oarlocks for gondolas-- they combine the image of a horse and with a fish tail---always fanciful--no condition problems or repairs-9.5 inches wide-6.75 inches high--perfectly decorative in nautical setting-heavy enough for doorstops or book ends-charming pieces
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1296437
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$990.00
Superbly cast 19thc French bronze crucifix-tripodal with bear paw feet,salomonic pillar--piece comes apart for shipping--38 inches tall--richly designed-no condition problems
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Architectural : Fixtures : Pre 1910 item #1296418
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3,000.00
Spanish wrought iron chandelier with 53 inch diameter and 23 inch drop that can be made larger-eight lights-piece is painted-minor rust-ca 1920s-came from old hotel in St Petersburg Florida-elaborate work with crown motif near lights-complete
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 : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Pre 1800 item #1295234
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1,150.00
Very nice 18thc Ottoman Turk flintlock blunderbuss--piece is complete with extensive marking on barrel by maker-piece shows wear-has brass furniture-very minor rust with brass butt plate starting to separate-21 inches long-has strap buckle, so probably used by cavalry-hardwood stock
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1910 item #1295109
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$750.00
Rare Sudanese double bladed Haldie fighting dagger-has polished bone grip-both blades engraved on both sides near hilt--one engraving depicts abstract of human- leather scabbards show wear--blades in good shape-25 inches long
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1910 item #1295090
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$250.00
antique Scottish Skene Dhu dagger with silver mounts on scabbard and and grip -faceted cut topaz at pommel-part of blade serrated-wood grip has intentional curve for easy clasp-minor wear to carved wood grip and leather scabbard--8 inches long in scabbard