E & M Perez Ellen and Michael Perez
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1282152 (stock #420fs)
E & M Perez
$245.00
From the original work of Voltaire by Jean-Antoine Houdin, this bronze was cast by E. Jullien, at 12 Rue Pasquier, in Paris France in the late 19th century. Measuring 3 1/2" high, the bust itself was silvered, and some has worn away, showing highlights of the bronze beneath. The stamped mark of the foundry is on the back. With excellent detail, this little bronze is a fine replica of Houdin's classical work.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Snuff Bottles : Pre 1920 item #1281215 (stock #419ar)
E & M Perez
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Measuring 2 1/2" high, and 1 3/4'" wide, this lac burgaute snuff bottle is capped with a green stone holding an ivory spoon. With very precise and fine details, the body is decorated with sections of geometric designs of both gold inlay and colored mother of pearl. The central area contains floral and foliate designs, also in gold with mother of pearl pieces of pink, green, and blue. The base has an inlaid mark of gold...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Photographs : Pre 1940 item #1280813 (stock #418te)
E & M Perez
$625.00
Measuring 7 5/8" by 9 5/8", this hand colored photo dates from the 1920's or 1930's and depicts a view of snow capped Mauna Kea, with Hilo and Hilo bay in the foreground. With good color and no fading or stains, this is an excellent piece of Hawaiian history. Unsigned, the photographer is unknown...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Photographs : Pre 1970 item #1280808 (stock #417te)
E & M Perez
$950.00
With the original UPI press text copy still attached, this photo by the Pulitzer Prize winning photo journalist Kyoichi Sawada (1936-1970) depicts a US soldier, wounded in battle, and awaiting medical evacuation. The photo measures 10 1/8" x 7 1/8" and is stamped on the reverse with the UPI credits. Kyoichi Sawada was awarded "World Press Photos of the Year" in 1965 and 1966, and the Pulitzer Prize in 1966...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Pre 1970 item #1280546 (stock #416te)
E & M Perez
$95.00
An original black and white print of Chief, who was the last living member of the Calvary, and lived out his last years at Ft. Riley Kansas. Foaled in 1932, Chief was purchased for the Calvary in 1940 and retired in 1958. He died in 1968, and was given fully military honors at his funeral, and a large bronze sculpture by Fredric Remington stands over his grave...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Metalwork : Pre 1920 item #1280211 (stock #415ar)
E & M Perez
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Of very large size (25") and heavy (13 pounds each), these bronze pricket candlesticks are Japanese in origin, late Meiji, and are signed with an etched mark on the bottom of each. They both have a very deep and rich patina, very dark brown, with no abrasions or dents. The top lotus form cups are separate, and slip tightly into the stem of the sticks...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Rugs : Pre 1920 item #1280178 (stock #414ad)
E & M Perez
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With still strong color and thick pile, this long rug measures 9'6" by 3'10". Likely Shirvan, though has characteristics of Gendji also. In good condition, with loss of one complete border on one end, and wear to other end, though sides are intact, with no holes, and almost no wear. The central design of botehs is over a very dark blue or black ground, and two of the borders have a cream ground...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1280057 (stock #413ar)
E & M Perez
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With heavily raised decoration, this vessel is large, measuring 14 3/4" high and 13 1/2" inches wide. The ornately decorated vessel has a square stepped base, and the lid is topped with a recumbent elephant, its trunk raised. The interior is red, as is typical of Burmese lacquer. The entire surface is lushly decorated with foliate designs, as well as several cartouches with human figures...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1837 VR item #1279388 (stock #412ad)
E & M Perez
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Of gilt bronze, this fine snuff box is likely a master or table snuff box, as its dimensions are larger than one usually carried in a pocket. It measures 3 1/16" x 2 3/8" across the lid, and is 1 1/2" high. The base is slightly smaller, as the lid overlaps and fits tightly on the base. The scene on top depicts a man seated in a chair, surrounded by others, including a man in Chinese clothing. It appears that the man in the chair has his arm over a keg, and seems to be a bit tipsy...
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 : Antiques : Decorative Art : Organics : Pre 1900 item #1278663 (stock #410ad)
E & M Perez
$365.00
Of very small size, this coconut is deeply carved and has a brass stopper with cork. Possibly a perfume or snuff bottle, it measures a diminutive 1 5/8" x 1 1/4", and has a very dark and shiny patina. The "eyes" only one of which remains, are oval shaped brass pieces with a blue trade bead in the center. The Brass cap has a cork stopper and is attached with a small brass chain...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Etchings : Pre 1940 item #1277891 (stock #409fpr)
E & M Perez
$110.00
By Hungarian Artist Bela Szikiay, and dating to the 1930's, this fine etching measures 16" x 11", with a sight size of 11 3/4" x 8 1/4". It is affixed to a folded mat with backing, and is in good condition, with some minor foxing on the mat and one spot on the print, visible in the sky in the upper right area...
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. In g...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Costume : Designer : Pre 1970 item #1274723 (stock #407ec)
E & M Perez
$165.00
Designed by Hattie Carnegie, this unusual metal pendant is comprised of five segments that form a heart shape, and has a coppery surface, with some spots of verdigris. The pendant was originally attached with a simple wire strand, but was damaged and replaced with a variety of green stone beads, some of which appear to be moss agate. The pendant is good sized, measuring 3 1/2" x 2 3/4", the beaded strand measures 18", and has a simple brass clasp. The sleek modernist design and good size are ...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Modernism : Pre 1970 item #1274064 (stock #406es)
E & M Perez
$55.00
Measuring roughly 1 3/4" in diameter, in a reticulated lobed form, and affixed with a silver pronged bracket which clasps the ceramic, this brooch is modernist in style, and was likely the work of a studio jeweler of the mid 20th century era. The clasp is a simple C clasp, with no safety catch, and there are no markings on the metal support. In good condition, with some slight wear to a few high spots on the top of the brooch, and one of the pointed brackets is missing on the front. Nice rich...
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. For the group, there are 5 ears missing, three repaired legs, and one repaired tail, so the herd is to be considered "as is". Some have original tags, as shown in one of th...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1273143 (stock #403nj)
E & M Perez
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Sleek and elegant, this necklace consists of silver, jade, and aventurine beads, with a central pendant of jadeite in a silver mount. The necklace is 20" in length, and the pendant measures 1 7/8" wide and 1 5/8" high. Unmarked, with S clasp and safety catch, it is in good condition, with a bit of tarnish on pendant and beads. The pendant stone is translucent, as shown in one of the photos.
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. In good condition, with lobster claw safety clasp, there are a few scratches on the p...