E & M Perez Ellen and Michael Perez
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1950 item #1304226 (stock #489vr)
E & M Perez
$250.00
Of nice size, measuring 9 1/2", and fairly heavy, this ovoid bronze vase features finely executed designs in the Chinese archaic style, and has a very dark green mottled patina to complement the style. Bird figures are facing one another on each side, and two abstract heads are placed between the sides. The wide band around the birds and mounts are filled with geometric designs in a greek key motif. Unsigned, it likely dates to the early to mid 20th century, though could be a bit earlier...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1970 item #1300318 (stock #471vd)
E & M Perez
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Measuring 4 5/8" in diameter,and 1 1/2" high, this heavily embossed bowl is by S.Kirk & Son, of Baltimore, MD. It features a footed bowl decorated with fruit, flowers, vines, with fluted sides and scalloped edge, all designs that were traditionally created by this silver company. In good condition, with no dents or scratches, just some dots of tarnish, visible in the photos.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : American : Pottery : Pre 1980 item #1296875 (stock #467vd)
E & M Perez
$295.00
Measuring 9 1/2" high, 9 1/2" wide at the lip, and 10 1/2" at the widest point, this pot is thick walled, and well thrown, being very symmetrical. The glaze is very thick, with a highly textured and raised surface. The colors are muted, a soft mustard yellow with shades of gray-green, brown-black and flecks of white in the interior. McCarty's Pottery was founded in 1954 by Pup and Lee McCarty in Mississippi, with a permanent location in Merigold...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : American : Pottery : Pre 1980 item #1296861 (stock #466vd)
E & M Perez
$275.00
Of very large size, this charger or platter was made by McCarty's Pottery of Merigold, Mississippi. Founded by Lee and Pup McCarty in 1954, they sought to utilize native clays and glazes, focusing on both utilitarian objects and artfully crafted forms. Some of their first pots were thrown from clay given to them by William Faulkner from a deposit on his property...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Baskets : Pre 1980 item #1291758 (stock #460vr)
E & M Perez
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Of hexagonal form, with bowed sides and scalloped top, this bowl is constructed of birchbark, sweetgrass, porcupine quills, and cotton thread. Made by Mathilda Allison (Mathilda Marie Ramage), 1927-1990, it measures 6 3/4" diagonally, and 4" at the high points. The artist was known for such baskets, and The National Museum of the American Indian has a similar basket in their permanent collection, acquired in 1980...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1950 item #1291702 (stock #458vr)
E & M Perez
$575.00
Of exceptionally large size, and complex weaving designs, this rattan basket is from the Luzon area of the Philippines, and was likely woven by the Ifugao or Igorot tribes. It is 22" high, 12 1/2" wide, and approximately 10" deep. There are lug rings on the sides, to which a leather cord is attached (cord is broken) and holds two pinkish Chinese glass beads...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1980 item #1290822 (stock #456)
E & M Perez
$95.00
Measuring 7 7/8" x 3 1/2", this Moorcroft tray depicts two blossoms in the Anemone pattern. The colors are deep and lush, rose, fuischa, green and blue on a very deep midnight blue background, and demonstrate the lovely design and rich color which is so evident in Moorcroft designs. In mint condition, the tray has no defects. The Moorcroft name is impressed into the back, along with other markings.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1940 item #1287704 (stock #451vr)
E & M Perez
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Nicely painted with good details and inscriptions, this snuff bottle measures 2 3/4" high and is in very good condition, though it lacks the stopper. On each side are several figures with inscriptions above the scenes. The bottom is footed, with evidence of hand carving and finishing. It appears to be early 20th century.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1950 item #1287686 (stock #450vd)
E & M Perez
$150.00
Measuring 10 3/4" in diameter, with scalloped edges, gold rims and details, this pair of Spode/Copeland cabinet plates feature a lovely scene from the Lakes Region, with ruins of a castle, an urn with flowering plants, and mountains in the background. They are signed Spode, Copelands China, England, on the back, along with the notation R9560, and several small impressed marks that are difficult to read...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1940 item #1283093 (stock #424vd)
E & M Perez
$345.00
Measuring 13 1/4" high x 9 1/2" wide, this porcelain rooster or cockerel is decorated in famille verte colors, with the body of the bird in rich yellow. The detail in the porcelain modeling is well done, with glazes in yellow, brown, and green, with black detail in the eyes. With two impressed marks on the base, it dates to the early 20th century, either late Qing or early Republic. The comb has been broken and reglued, as is visible on the close up photo of the head...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1970 item #1283088 (stock #423vd)
E & M Perez
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Very finely modeled in blanc de chine porcelain, this figure depicts a fish seller, seated next to his basket of fresh fish. Measuring 10" high x 8 1/2" wide, with a stamped mark of Sandizell, Hoffner & Co, Dresden, West Germany, it dates to the 1960's and is also signed in script, S. Matt, which is probably the artist. Excellent condition, with only a tiny loss to a leaf on the base.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Scandinavian : Pre 1950 item #1279382 (stock #411vd)
E & M Perez
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By the renowned Swedish designer Wilhelm Kage, for Gustavsberg, this covered round box features a kneeling putti, surrounded by grave leaves and a cluster of grapes. The box measures 4 7/8" in diameter, and is 2 3/4" high, and is signed on the base with his name and the Argenta Gustavsberg hallmarks. In good condition, some slight tarnish to silver, and a very small chip on the lip of the base, with slight loss to one of the half circle designs around the rim (visible in photo).
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : African : Artifacts : Pre 1950 item #1275217 (stock #408vr)
E & M Perez
$350.00
Carved from a single piece of fine grained wood, this single pedestal headrest, or barkin,is a traditional form utilized by the Boni and Somali tribes of Somalia, Ethiopia, and Kenya. As nomadic gatherers, they carved these fine little headrests from dense, light wood, for easy carrying. There are two basic forms, one with two flared supports, and this one, with a single pedestal. With curvilinear designs on the top and ends of the curved top, the headrest is simple and elegant in form...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1950 item #1273410 (stock #404vr)
E & M Perez
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This group of turquoise glazed porcelain horses are Chinese, late Qing or early Republic, and each comes with a carved wooden stand designed for each horse. The standing horse measures 2 3/4" high and wide, and each stand is roughly 1/4" high. Most of the horses have some repair or damage, with only one completely intact...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Central Asian : Jewelry : Pre 1970 item #1273137 (stock #402vr)
E & M Perez
$190.00
Comprised of an Aysk pendant of silver, carnelian, and fire gilt, with strand of carnelian and silvered brass beads and spacers, this necklace measures 24" (length of bead area), and the pendant is 3 1/2" x 2 1/8". From the Tekke tribe of Afghanistan, the Asyk pendant is a traditional form, and this one is a bit more elaborate than others. The pendant is likely 19th century, with later beads in the necklace...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Oceanic : Artifacts : Pre 1950 item #1271763 (stock #401vr)
E & M Perez
$550.00
Collected in 1944, this dance rattle (known as a vivang), comprised of nut pods (pangium edule), woven fiber and twine, is used in traditional dance ceremonies in the Malakula Islands of Vanuatu, formerly known as New Hebrides. The collection tag is still attached to the rattle, and gives the date and location where it was acquired...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Earthenware : Pre 1960 item #1271728 (stock #400vr)
E & M Perez
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Of large size (24") and good weight, this vase depicts a scaled dragon floating among clouds, wrapping around the entire body of the vase. The dragon and banded decoration at the neck are decorated with gilding, and are in high relief. The clouds, also in relief, are textured with stippling, and swirl over large areas of the vase. With good detail and design, the baluster vase is dramatic and pleasing from all sides...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Oceanic : Artifacts : Pre 1940 item #1270240 (stock #397vr)
E & M Perez
$950.00
Carved of buffalo horn, and with an inset wood base, this Shaman's medicine container, or guri guri, measures 8" high and the base is 3" across. The carving is superb, with fine detail, wonderful posture, and is interesting from every angle. With a very dark patina from age, the horn shows signs of wear on the base, where it would have been held. The ancestral figure sits above a magical beast, with two crocodiles moving around the base, and has a powerful and striking demeanor. From a priva...