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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1292740 (stock #462ar)
E & M Perez
This group of Canton porcelain wares includes three bowls and three plates (the bowls vary in depth and do not differ greatly from the mid sized plate). The largest bowl measures 8 3/4", the two other bowls and the plate are all 7 5/8", and the two smaller plates are roughly 6" (sight difference in size). Each one has a lightly scalloped edge. All in excellent condition, the mid sized plate has a bit of glaze rubbing along the edge...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1292737 (stock #461ad)
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Measuring 6 1/8" x 4 1/8" x 2 1/4", this gilded bronze humidor is richly decorated with figures, masks, foliate and architectural designs. The top features four figures, two on each side of a central cartouche with a head dressed in an elaborate headdress. The figures all likely represent people from various cultures, some appearing Asian, European, and possibly Meso-American. The border around the top features animal and bird-like heads with floral, foliate, and scroll motifs...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Americas : American Indian : Baskets : Pre 1980 item #1291758 (stock #460vr)
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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 : Fine Art : Sculpture : Pre 1950 item #1291751 (stock #459fs)
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Of striking design, this plaster head measures 13 3/4" high, 9 1/4' wide, and 5 1/2" deep. Unsigned, it has the notation "amore" on the side of the base. Well sculpted in classic Secessionist or Art Deco form, it is sleek and elegant from all angles, with lovely contours and varied textures. It stands on its own, though would be more stable if mounted on a base. It could also be mounted to hang, and would even function as a sconce...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1950 item #1291702 (stock #458vr)
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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 : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1900 item #1290825 (stock #457ar)
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This group of antique Chinese Peking glass snuff bottles are made to depict stone and amber, with details, texture, and inclusions that are beautifully realistic. Each measures approximately 3" high (one a tad taller) and none have the original cap, though the "amber" bottle still has the cork and bone spoon. The green bottle looks like jade, complete with inclusions and slight variations in color, the darker bottle looks like amber, with spots and sections that are also very realistic...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1980 item #1290822 (stock #456)
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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 : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1920 item #1290821 (stock #455ad)
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Comprised of 9 pieces, this demitasse set is by the porcelain maker Royal Vienna, and each piece is signed with the underglaze blue beehive mark. The tray is also titled, and the scene on the tray bears what seems to be an artist's signature (Her.) The tray is of very heavy porcelain, and measures 11 1/4" in diameter, and the coffee pot measures 4 3/4" to top of finial. All the scenes differ on each piece and have fine detail with good color...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Religious Artifacts : Christian : Pre 1900 item #1290095 (stock #454ad)
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Of repousse copper with the remnants of silver finish, this lovely icon depicts the Madonna and Child, and has Cyrillic marks in the upper corners. The back is covered with a dark green velvet, which is visible on the sides, and in one of the photos. The icon measures 4 1/2" x 3 7/8" and is 7/8" deep. The work is well done, nicely detailed, with a rich foliate border of grapes and leaves surrounding the central image...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1288272 (stock #453ar)
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Measuring 7 1/2" high, this boxwood carving depicts the figure Liu Hai, holding the three legged frog of wealth. Well carved, with good detail, the figure has a deep rich color with a nice old patina. There is a small age crack on the left side, from the ear and down through the shoulder, ending just below the head of the frog...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Scholar Art : Pre 1800 item #1287883 (stock #452ar)
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Of large size, this Huanghuali root or burl Scholars object features an interior bowl shaped area, which is most likely a brush washer. It measures 14" in length, 8 3/4" wide, and is 5" high, and has a darkened and soft patina. The grain of the wood is visible in many areas, with both pronounced striations and larger areas of dark coloration...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1940 item #1287704 (stock #451vr)
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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)
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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. Both plates are in very good condition, with no chips or cracks, with very small losses to s...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1287675 (stock #449ar)
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Measuring 9" in diameter and 4" high, this porcelain bowl is by the firm of Samson, Edme et Cie, of Paris France. The company began in 1845 and closed in 1969, and was known for its copies of other porcelain wares, particularly Chinese export of the 19th century. This bowl is executed in the style of Famille Rose, and has a typical armorial motif in the center of the bowl. The enamel work is intricate and in high relief, and has a rich color palette of rose, green, yellow, with gold accents. ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1287670 (stock #448ar)
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Signed by the maker, with the standard of 90 also impressed next to an indistinct Chinese mark, this fine cigarette case measures 3 1/4" x 4 1/4" (the tab another 1/8") and weighs a hefty 6 troy ounces. It is beautifully decorated with a finely detailed dragon, which covers both front and back. The dragon is solid, and is applied to the case. In very good condition, with spots of wear on the case, and a dent visible above the dragons head, also visible on the inside. The closure is strong, a...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Fine Art : Pre 2000 item #1285324 (stock #447tb)
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This lot includes 13 volumes of the magazine LATIN AMERICAN ART, published from 1991 to 1994 in Scottsdale AZ, by Editor Michael Marcellino. With an emphasis on 20th century fine arts, from North America, Mexico, Central America, South America, and the Caribbean, the publication also featured a wide array of Latin American decorative and fine arts, from Pre-Columbian artifacts, Spanish Colonial art and decorative arts, to paintings and sculpture from all periods of Latin American culture. Arti...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Pre 1980 item #1285082 (stock #446tb)
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This volume is a classic book in the study of tribal, ethnographic, or primitive art, and covers four areas of tribal arts: Pre-columbian Art of Middle and South America, by Ferdinand Anton, Later Indian Tribal Arts, by Frederick J. Dockstader, Form and Content of African Art, by Margaret Trowell, and The Art of Oceania by Hans Nevermann. Published in 1979 by Harry Abrams, it has 526 pp, with 564 illustrations, 302 in color. With extensive bibliography, index, maps and other black and white i...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : References : Antiques : Pre 1990 item #1285077 (stock #445tb)
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Described as the most beautiful magazine in the world, the volumes of FMR are collectors items for their scholarly text and magnificent photography of some of the finest art, antiquities, interiors, and decorative arts of all time. Franco Maria Ricci was the Editor and Art Director, and these are English editions, printed in Milan, all from 1985 (volumes include #8, #10, #`12, #13, #14, and #15). The first two photos show the covers, and the third photo shows the contents of each volume, with a...