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All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Pre 1950 item #1274062 (stock #405vr)
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Measuring 3" x 2 1/4" x 1 1/2" high, this silver box is nicely stamped with traditional navajo designs. It sits on four feet, which appear to be bead halves, and has a clasp on front that secures the lid. Unmarked, which is typical of older works, likely from the trading post era, with Fred Harvey being one of the primary venues for the sale of hand made Navajo silver and other works. Excellent condition, nice soft patina, slight rubbing to surface, the hinges and clasp function well...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Pre 1900 item #1269927 (stock #394vr)
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Decorated with iron red figures, including a large foo dog or lion, with smaller figures over the entire surface, this lidded jar measures 10" high to top of lid, is 9" in diameter, and the foot is approximately 3/8" deep and unglazed on the bottom...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Pre 1900 item #1267507 (stock #390ar)
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Painted in underglaze blue over a slightly bluish slip, this tazza or stem plate measures 6 3/4" in diameter, is 3 3/4" high, and the base is 3 1/4" in diameter. Signed with a four character mark on the interior base, it also has a poem or inscription within the landscape. Delicately painted, with two birds, a tree above a bouquet of floral and foliate elements, it is edged with a stylized geometric design...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Pre 1900 item #1267411 (stock #389ar)
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Embroidered on cream colored silk, this panel depicts two foo lions or dogs, playing with embroidered balls and surrounded by various taoist symbols. In soft, subtle colors, with gold wrapped thread and finely executed Peking knot details, the embroidery is edged with two bands of woven and embroidered ribbon. The panel measures 17" square, is 23 5/8" wide on the diagonal, and the black lacquer frame is 28 1/8" by 24 1/4"...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #1267174
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Of pale green glass, with handle and rim of blue-green, this jar, or ewer, is nicely formed, with flared neck and ribbon like handle. Measuring 6 3/8" high and 3 1/2" wide including handle, the vessel has interior mineral deposits, and iridescence on the surface. In good condition, with visible hairline below rim and under handle (the photo accentuates the hairline). Has paper tag with previous collection data, and was acquired pre 1970...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1970 item #1266798 (stock #384fs)
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Carved in black argillite, this eagle head measures 7 1/2" x 4 3/4" with a base diameter of approximately 4 1/4". Unsigned, it is in excellent condition with no breaks or losses. The carving is very well executed, with good detail in the feathering and face. Argillite carvings have been an artistic expression for the Native Peoples of the Northwest Coast, from Washington state to Alaska, and depict the animals and sacred beings of their cultures...
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Pre 1910 item #1266688 (stock #383ad)
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Measuring 12" high (just under 31 cm)this cut glass ewer or claret jug is mounted with silver (800) and has an indistinct makers mark and the silver standard for Germany introduced in 1884, the quarter moon and crown. The interior of the silver mounts are gilt, and there are gilt details on the geometric sections of the repousse design. The designs are cut into vertical panels in the glass, with both diamond point and star designs, each panel below another panel in silver...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1940 item #1266655 (stock #382fs)
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By Franz Bergman (Austria 1898-1863), this cold painted Austrian bronze depicts a parakeet or budgie, standing with head slightly turned. The budgie has a green and yellow body and blue tail, with wing feathers in black and white. It measures 7 1/4" long and is just under 3" high. It is in excellent condition with good bright paint, with very minor paint loss on his beak and face...
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Pre 1950 item #1264191 (stock #381vd)
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A nice crisp Grenfell rug, of large size (16"x48" sight, 22"x55" burlap), featuring a group of Canadian geese in flight, this textile is a good example of the quality and design for which Grenfell rugs are known. In very good condition, with minor loss to the upper wing of the first goose, and some very slight discoloration to the background in the central area. The Grenfell label is attached to the back, and the burlap is all still intact, never having been cut or stretched...
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Pre 1900 item #1263910 (stock #380ar)
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This embroidered wool shawl is of very high quality, with very fine and precise embroidery and beautiful vivid color. It dates to the early or mid 19th century, measuring approximately 71" square, and is backed with later red fabric. Comprised of numerous sections that are hand embroidered, it is trimmed with an additional embroidered edge, and has a black center of woven cloth...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1980 item #1263872 (stock #379fs)
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Measuring49" wide and 21" inches high, this signed wall sculpture by Curtis Jere is dated '72, and depicts sailboats in the background, a dock in the foreground, and sea gulls both overhead and sitting on the railings. Good condition, with some tarnish evident on the sails of the boats, and good clear signature. Modernist, abstracted style, this sculpture is quite dramatic and works well with 20th century design and furniture.
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Pre 1900 item #1263869 (stock #378ar)
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Of celadon green jade, with inclusions of both white and grey/tan, this delicate bracelet measures 2 7/8" (7 1/2 cm)in diameter on the outside, and slightly less than 2 1/2" (6cm+) on the inside, and is just over 1/2" (1 1/2cm) deep. The designs are all hand carved, featuring a lingzhi, or mushroom design. The jade is slightly translucent and has a soft waxy surface, with evidence of hand work throughout. There is some wear to the design, but no chips or cracks...
All Items : Archives : Pre 1980 item #1261193 (stock #376vd)
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With both halves intact, this giant clam shell is a magnificent example of this species, Tridacna Giga. It measures 20 1/2" across, and is 11 `/2" deep. In excellent condition, with the remnants of barnicles and small clams still adhered to the outer surface, it has a few small chips on one of the halves, visible in photos...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #1260038 (stock #375ar)
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Measuring 7 1/2" high, this Greek terracotta spindle bottle or flask dates to the 3rd or 4th century BC. It has a buff colored surface, over the red terracotta body, with evidence of calcified mineral deposits. The neck has been broken and reglued, and there is a chip to bottom of lip, and some slight filing on base, likely to enable it to stand more easily. The flask is a lovely form, with bulbous ovoid shape and thin neck and base.
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Pre 1980 item #1259942 (stock #374vr)
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Of Janus form, with faces and bird beaks on opposing sides, this large food storage vessel is from the Chambri Lakes region, near the Sepik River in New Guinea. Formed of the local clay by the women, the decoration and paint was applied by the men, in honor of ancestral beings. Utilized to store the flour of the sago palm, the vessels were also used as currency in trading with other indigenous groups. The vessel is 13 3/4" high and slightly wider, from tips of bird beaks. Good condition, wit...
All Items : Archives : Fine Art : Pre 1940 item #1259840 (stock #373vr)
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Oil on board, in gilded wood frame, this portrait depicts a "Shanghai dancing girl", and is dated 1936 on the paper backing. It is signed in the lower right corner by the artist Denis V. Holeget (Italy 1900-). Holeget is known primarily for his images of horses, though he also portrayed human subjects. The image size is 9" x 8", and the frame measures 11 1/2" x 10 1/2". A paper label on the back gives the name "John Highland, Art Dealer, 10 Midland Ave, Montclair NJ, #2480". Painting is in ...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Pre 1950 item #1259570 (stock #371vr)
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This pair of ginbari cloisonne vases have a deep red, pigeon blood enamel over a silver base that is decorated with a dimpled surface and bamboo leaves. Chrysanthemum blossoms and foliate designs are overlaid on the ginbari, in silver wire, and the bases and rims are also silver. The base is signed, as shown in photo detail. In very good condition, with no cracks, chips, or abrasions, only some tarnish on the silver mounts. Each vase measures 5" high.
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #1255500 (stock #369ar)
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Of buff ware, decorated in cream slip with painted designs in black and red, this aryballos, or perfume/oil vessel, measures 3 1/8" high, and is roughly the same diameter. The paint decoration is worn, and appears to represent a bird figure, with additional geometric designs over the body and top. Aryballoi of this size and form were utilized for perfume or other precious oils, and date to the 6th century BC. The string tag was a collection number, and is from a collection compiled in the 197...