E & M Perez Ellen and Michael Perez
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Pre 1900 item #1353303 (stock #610ad)
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Of very deep form, this charger is French, mid to early 19th century, and depicts a building that appears to be a mill, in rural landscape. The glaze decoration is over a creamy white slip, typical of tin glaze wares. Color include rusty orange, yellow, olive green, dark brown, and cobalt blue. The blue designs on the border are heavy glaze, in high relief, and were stenciled rather than hand painted like the central design and bands. Some pitting is evident, visible in close up photos...
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Pre 1910 item #1350274 (stock #593ad)
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Measuring 4 1/4" from tip of branch to her toes, this lovely little bronze depicts a nude young woman holding a branch that contains two mating birds. Unsigned, has the number 3 stamped into the bottom on her knee. Cast with good detail, the sculpture is in the Art Nouveau style. In very good condition, with a dark golden brown patina, slightly lighter in areas of higher relief.
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Pre 1910 item #1349772 (stock #587ad)
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In elegant Art Nouveau, or Jugendstil design, this wine bottle stand measures 8" to the tip of the handles, and is silver plate over base metal. Stamped on the bottom is the design number, and the WMF marks (OX and I/O). With sleek undulating lines, the piece is a fine example of classic Jugendstil design. The silver plate surface is tarnished, and there are scratches visible on the oval central motif, with some nicks in the handles. Like most WMF items of that era, it is a nice heavy piece...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Pre 1970 item #1348553 (stock #586vr)
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Measuring 4" high, this dark soapstone figure depicts a standing Inuit figure, wearing an anorak or parka, with nice details on the clothing and hands. The stone is very dark, almost black, and shows natural marks and slight variation in color. The fronts of the feet are missing, so it does not stand, and there is wear and slight scratching to the surface. From a collection of early Eskimo works, with two others also listed in our catalog.
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Pre 1970 item #1348552 (stock #585vr)
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This artfully crafted Eskimo figure has great presence, and dates to earlier periods of soapstone carving. The figure stands on its own, and has a stance that exudes energy and pride. Of very dark soapstone, black with some mottling of brown or green, some natural striations in the rock are evident, as is some wear from age. It measures 5" high. From a collection of early Inuit and Eskimo items, two others listed on our catalog.
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Pre 1910 item #1348454 (stock #584ad)
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Measuring 6 1/2" high and 4" in diameter at the base, this lidded stein is heavy silver plate over inlaid oak strips, making a rich contrast between the dark wood and the silver. The silver plate has spots of tarnish and wear, and the dragon handle shows some missing scales, more visible on the right side. The hinged lid is strong, and closes well. The three designs around the body of the stein feature bizarre sea creatures, and are well defined in high relief...
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Pre 1910 item #1348450 (stock #583ad)
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Measuring slightly over 11" this silver plate ewer or pitcher features bands of grape clusters and leaves in high relief, and has a handle in the form of a grape vine. Under the silver plate bands is a layer of oak, dark with age, and in lovely contrast to the silver patina. There are no makers marks to the metal, and there are spots of tarnish, and some wear and scratches to the silver, visible in the close up photos. It is engraved "From the Clerks, Xmax '04"...
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Pre 1900 item #1348444 (stock #581ad)
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This elegant decanter is mounted in a finely detailed gilt bronze base, with additional gilt bronze on the neck and stopper. The decanter measures 7" high, and is 3 5/8" in diameter on the bronze base. The shoulder of the decanter is etched with a ribbon and foliate design, and the glass itself is antique, having ripples and some minor bubbles. The glass base has a star design incised, and appears to have been ground at some time, probably to remove a sharp chip or edge...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Americas : Pre 1980 item #1345198 (stock #578vr)
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Signed on the base by the renowned workshop of Uriarte in Puebla, Mexico, this very big tibor, or urn, measures 23" high, roughly 19 1/2' wide at the shoulder and weighs 32 pounds. It is decorated in the classic Talavera colors of blue, green, yellow, orange and black over a creamy slip. Over a background of crosshatching blue designs, there are four panels with floral and foliate designs in vivid color, and the base and shoulder area have a black scale pattern, with a scroll design on the neck...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1920 item #1344744 (stock #574ar)
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Of aubergine, or deep purple, colored silk, with floral designs, most executed with the Peking knot, or "forbidden stitch", this robe measures 47" inches long, and is 54" across to the ends of the sleeves. The edges are hemmed with a woven band, which is worn in some places, the worst condition at the neck (shown in photos)...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Pre 1920 item #1343086 (stock #569ar)
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Of solid cast bronze, and weighing 10 pounds, this simply detailed Buddha measures 12 3/4" from feet to top of ushnisha, and 13 1/2" including wood base. This Buddha is classicaly Sri Lankan, from the elegant and thin form to the flame or Sirispata Ushnisha on the head. Nicely detailed, with a deep brown patina, the figure is in excellent condition, with a minor loss to the central flame tip, visible in photos. Very striking in size and style, it appears to date to the early 20th century.
All Items : Archives : Estate Jewelry : Pre 1970 item #1343070 (stock #568es)
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Set with twelve turquoise oval stones of varying coloration, the cuff measures 1 1/2" wide, is 5 1/4" on the interior, and has a 1 1/4" gap. The surface behind the stones was oxidized, and is worn on the ends, where it was handled. Beads are set between the stones, on the ends, with two leaves on each end, and the edges of the bracelet are stamped. One of the bezels is crimped, so may have had a replaced stone, though the color fits with the rest of the stones...
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Pre 1900 item #1342990 (stock #567ai)
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Of large size, 15 1/4" length, 7 3/8" high, and 7" deep, and quite heavy (10 pounds, 8 ounces), this dramatic inkstand features two winged dragons surrounding a central font with lions paws feet and grotesque faces on the the front and back of the font. Executed in the Renaissance Revival style, the stand is very well cast, with good detail in high relief and incised into the surface. Unsigned, it dates to the mid 19th century and is likely French, or Continental in origin...
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Pre 1800 item #1342894 (stock #586ad)
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Measuring 9 1/2" to the top of the finial on the lid, this blue and white faience or delft tankard is mounted with pewter lid and base, and is painted with deep rich blue scenes and foliate elements. On both sides there are scenes of a castle with trees, and the designs cover much of the surface of the tankard. The pewter lid has a medallion with a hunting scene of a boar and dog, with an inscription below the scene "17 G L SF 84", referring to the date and possible ownership...
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Pre 1920 item #1339732 (stock #584af)
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Measuring 10 1/2" in diameter and 4" high, this canted and footed bowl was made by the Benedict Manufacturing Company, and this line of Karnak Brass was created in 1911 to celebrate classic Egyptian design. Most items in this line were brass, but some were silver plated, as is this one. The rim is decorated with leaf and bead design, and on two sides, a large brass scarab in relief is surrounded by winged elements and other incised designs...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Pre 1900 item #1339687 (stock #583ar)
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Beautifully crafted, with the iron surface appearing like stone, this large tetsubin measures 10 3/4" high, 7" wide to tip of spout, with the body measuring 5". The tetsubin is heavily cast, weighing 4 1/2 pounds. The lid is bronze, and is incised with the maker's signature, "Ryubundo", and the elegant handle is inlaid with bronze designs. One side of the teapot is decorated with a basket containing flowers, leaves, and other foliate forms, and to the side is another foliate element, what app...
All Items : Archives : Decorative Art : Pre 1920 item #1338467 (stock #579vr)
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This is a lovely grouping of alabaster stone fruit, including three bunches of grapes, which are hard to find. There is a fig, another fig (or small pear), and a large lemon, all in subdued and soft colors. The grape clusters include two of amber color, and are slightly translucent, and one dark, like Concord grapes, and they are all held on actual grape vine stalks. No chips or cracks, and a few of the grapes have slight discoloration. Please note that the lemon is actually more of an orange...
All Items : Archives : Regional Art : Pre 1900 item #1338466 (stock #578ar)
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In remarkably good condition, with no chips, cracks, or noticeable wear to the glaze, this matching pair of Arita chargers measure 16 3/4" at their widest points (slightly out of round) and one is a bit deeper, measuring 2 1/2" deep and the other 2" (again, slight variation due to large size and hand throwing) They both are scalloped at the edge, with a greek key border, a serene landscape in the center, which features a prunus tree, large blossoms, foliate elements, and a bird perched in the t...