A Fine and Rare 1893 Etching and Aquatint by the Well Regarded Belgian Artist, Felicien Rops (1833-1898). Image size is about 3 1/2" by 4 1/4", sheet size about 7" by 10 1/2". Monogramed lightly F.R. in red pencil under image.
A French Poster that belonged to the actress Greer Garson. This was lent to the College of Santa Fe for exhibition when Garson appeared in the production of Madwoman of Chaillot. On the back Garson has written the information, shown in photo. Measures about 16 1/2" by 23 3/4", frame overall about 17 1/2" by 24 3/4". Appears to be attached to backing. Nice Art Nouveau Style and interesting provenance.
1938 Ferdinand & Matador Toy A Vintage Marx Tin Wind-up, the Walt Disney 1938 Ferdinand the Bull and Matador. Winds up and works, though a bit stiff. Nice example.
A Fine Silkscreen Print by the Listed Artist, Herbert W. Pratt. This print, titled "Low Tide" was in the Museum of Modern Art, New York Exhibition of Color Prints Under $10 by American Artists in 1940. Signed and titled twice, in the print and in blue pencil at bottom. Print is hinged at top of matt. Matt opening measures about 20 1/2" by 14 1/2", overall matt about 28 1/2" by 22 1/2".
A vintage hand made sterling silver and exotic wood pendant in an abstract design. Measures 2 1/2" long and 1 1/2" across. This three dimensional pendant has a wood disk inset into the top. The sides are graduated in size and slope towards the back. Bale will accommodate a thicker chain. Has a little tarnish. Very interesting well constructed piece.
A Fine and Interesting Arrowhead Shaped Tray from the workshop of Albert Berry in Seattle. Measures about 13" by 9 1/4". Signed on bottom as shown. Quite nice and rare.
A very cool modernist brooch by Taxco Silversmith, Alfredo Villasana. Measures 2 1/8" by 1 1/2". Marked on the back Sterling, 925, Mexico, Taxco, Eagle #2, Villasana. In very good condition with some minor scratches to the black. Has a safety clasp.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Scandinavian : Georg Jensen : Pre 1980 item #1261632 (stock #JJ1469)
A sterling silver foliate brooch by Alphonse La Paglia who was a designer for Georg Jensen, USA. There is another version of this brooch done for Georg Jensen, USA also marked 126 and both were designed by La Paglia. Measures 2 3/8" long and 1 7/8" wide. Marked International Sterling La Paglia Designed 126. Has a rollover safety clasp that holds securely. Warm patina. Has a little tarnish and a tiny ding on the front leaf. Well made and heavy.
An amazing 17" long sterling and wood handled carving knife by Hector Aguilar. Handle is made of sterling silver and rosewood. Marked with the conjoined HA 940 Taxco, Taller Borda and Eagle #9 on the handle. Marked with the conjoined HA, Taxco and Made in Mexico on the steel blade. Has some minor surface scratches and a little tarnish. Outstanding design.
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A sterling silver pendant with a fused glass on clay jewel by noted modernist jeweler, Elsa Freund, (1912-2001). Marked Elsa on the back of the jewel. Pendant measures 1 3/4" long and 1" across. Beautiful sparkling blue iridescent jewel. Sterling chain measures 18" long, has a spring clasp and is marked 925 Italy. Pendant has a little tarnish and there is a little roughness to the edges of the bale. A unique piece of jewelry from a talented artisan.
Occupational Shaving Mug Painter-Artist Measures about 3 3/4" high, no chips, cracks or repairs, just wear to the gold. Nice example and not common.
From the Southeastern US, a Salesman's Sample of Louvers to ventilate Tobacco Barns. A Great Folk Art Display, measures about 15 3/4" by 23" by 3". Brass knob is patented January 24, 1860. One louver is slightly detached and knob does not adjust louvers as it did originally. You probably will not see another.
A sizable early brooch by Antonio Pineda. Marked Silver by Tono which dates to 1945-48. This heavy brooch measures 4 3/4" long and 1 1/4" at the widest. Has a rollover clasp that holds tightly. Very nice condition with minor surface scratches and some tarnish. Bold design. Pre Eagle.
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A rare sterling silver and caged raw pink stone brooch by noted jeweler, Arthur King. Marked on the back, Sterling King. Measures 2 1/8" across and 2 1/8" tall. Has a rolling safety clasp that holds tightly. Warm patina, great condition. Classic Arthur King design.
An Arts and Crafts hand made acid etched brooch in German Silver or Pewter. Resembles a beetle or scarab. Measures 2 1/4" across and 2 3/4" tall. Has a 'C' clasp that holds well. Interesting design.
An Arts and Crafts period acid etched brass brooch with a central blue cabochon. Measures 2 1/2" long and 2" across. Has a 'C' clasp which holds securely. Has some minor tarnish. Nice organic design.
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Other Metals : Arts and Crafts : Pre 1920 item #1232690 (stock #JJ1140)
An Arts and Crafts hand hammered, acid etched brooch in brass signed Forest Craft Guild. Measures 2 1/4" across and 2 5/8" tall. Has a 'C' clasp that holds well. Has a nice patina. Wonderful organic design.
A delicately hammered sterling silver bracelet with heart shaped links. Measures approximately 7 1/2" long and 1/2" wide. Marked 925 on the closure and part of some other mark which is illegible. Very nice condition.