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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1800 item #1243776
Ruyi Studio San Francisco
Sold. Greensboro, North Carolina
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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Brass : Pre 1700 item #1228632
Ruyi Studio San Francisco
$530
A small cast German brass dish depicting an image of Temperantia (Temperance) and dating from the very late 16th to the early 17th century. The origin of this particular allegorical image, possibly a woodblock print book illustration, is unknown; however, it has long been associated with the famous French Huguenot medalist and pewter worker, Francois Briot (circa 1550-1616) who later settled in England...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1000870
Ruyi Studio San Francisco
Sold. Baltimore, Maryland.
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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #594492
Ruyi Studio San Francisco
$200
A VERY FINE BRONZE MEDAL COMMEMORATING THE DEATH OF NAPOLEON IN 1821 AND THE LATER TRANSPORT AND REBURIAL OF HIS REMAINS IN PARIS IN 1840. A very large bronze medal, approx. 2-1/2 inches (6.2 cm) in diameter and weighing 4.6 ounces (131 grams) and rendered in very high relief. The main side depicts a beautiful and restful Napoleon on his deathbed at Saint Helena on May 5, 1821, wearing a crown of Laurel in the neo-classic style of the Roman Ceasars, his head resting on a pillow...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #593340
Ruyi Studio San Francisco
$680
French; Second Empire (circa 1852-1870). These are two French Bronze hat-stands in the Neo-classical style, their design inspired by ancient Roman candelabra and the First Empire style of Napoleon I. With an aged, dark bronze patina and subtle traces of the original gilt (ormolu) decoration, the bases were each cast as one piece in the form of triple lion paws in the Classical style...