A carved wood articulated figure probably late nineteenth century. 9" high by 2.5' wide and deep. In nice condition.
A decorative wall piece in gilt metal depicting leaf covered branches bound by roping, Italian ca 1960. Sizable, graceful, and of nice proportions. Approximately 54" wide by 40" high by 8" deep. In very good condition.
Etchings of classical statues executed by Frenchman Francois Perrier while working in Rome, published in 1638. Perrier was also known as "Le Bourgignon", hence the combination of the letters FLB as the signature that appears on his etchings. Framed in silver with conservation materials each piece is 16.25" x 21.75". Prints are in very good condition.
An unusual finial in the form of a pyramid with gracefully sloping sides in cast iron, American late nineteenth century. Old paint with some rust spots. 26" high by 18.5" square at the base.
Hand-colored engraving of boat scene titled " Vue de la Faubourg a Dordrecht Proche de la Porte du Grand Cour" framed in a Dutch-style frame. From Belthazar Frederic Leizelt's "Vues d'Optiques" ca 1775. Text in French and Dutch, with title at top in reverse supposedly to do with "magic lantern" slide-show techniques employed at the time. 26" wide by 22" high. Framed with conservation materials
Framed engraving of Marcus Aurelius mounted on horse by De Sandrart, executed in Antwerp in 1677. A finely detailed line engraving from one of the earlier masters. 21" high by 17" wide. Framed with conservation materials.
Two sets of framed bug prints, chromolithographs from Germany ca 1900. Colorful and lush in metallic finished wood frames, each 12" by 14". Conservation framing materials. Sold as set of 3 vertical and 3 horizontal prints.
Antique bird prints in original hand-color from Johann Leonard (1666-1743) Frisch's "Vorstellung der Vogel Deutschlandes..." published in 1733. This is possibly the earliest publication on domestic birds in Europe. Frames are vinegar painted and framing materials are conservation quality. Each is approx.21" x 26" framed; all are in excellent condition except for the goose print, which has a significant repair (e-mail to discuss).
Landscape in earth tones of field of flowers with river and mountain views. Acrylic on canvas signed Clifton. Framed in muted gold approx. 28" x 24".
A pair of antique decorative garden elements in the form of ducks/geese taking off or landing. Shaped in lead they have a folksy, simplistic charm. Each is 8.5" long by 5" & 3" high, by 4" deep. Old lead patina with some nicks.
Pair of standing candelabras suitable for evening events in the garden, ca 1940. Wrought iron with scrolled candle holders and feet supports. Stand 65" tall extendable to 84", 20" wide and 18" deep. In excellent condition.
A vintage terracotta garden pedestal in an hexagonal design with side panel cartouches and a circular base ca 1930. Old chipped paint and accumulated moss from years of outdoor use. 20" high by 14" across at top by 17" diameter at base. Very solid and in very good condition.