Summerhill Gallery
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Fixtures : Pre 1950 item #1075655
Summerhill Gallery
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Very nice bronze armillary sphere, part cast, part hand-forged, on marble base, American ca 1940. A few chips and wear to base commensurate with age. 62" high overall: marble base is 6" square with a height of 44".
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Fixtures : Pre 1940 item #1068225 (stock #UR18.02)
Summerhill Gallery
$1,800.00
A pair of cast stone garden urns on pedestals ca 1930's. Bowls have decorative swags and the pedestals are decorated with "joker" faces. Nice worn weathered finish, each is 32" high overall, bowl width is 16"; pedestals are 12" square at top, 13.5" high; urn height is 18.5". Some small cracks otherwise good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #1068222 (stock #B1/017)
Summerhill Gallery
$1,900.00
An American cast iron garden bench from the Philadelphia foundry of Brines, Chase & Co. - marked at the base of the back support. This foundry was in business for only a few years 1888-1895. Unusual patterning in the seat. 45.5" wide by 37" high by 18" deep. This bench has not been refinished. In good condition.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1930 item #1068198 (stock #AR026.01)
Summerhill Gallery
$650.00
A two section faux bois birdcage in shaped concrete with peaked roof in early brown paint color ca 1930. 20" wide by 17" deep by 34" high. Condition commensurate with age.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Fixtures : Pre 1960 item #1068190 (stock #AR023.01)
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A very nice oversized birdcage from the Cotswolds in England ca 1960. Has a pair of turrets, baroque style doorways and a very fancy roof done in color patterned tin tiles hand-cut in a scalloped design. Overall 44" high and 39" wide on a metal base 32" x 14". Old green painted wood; some chips otherwise fine.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Fixtures : Pre 1920 item #1068186 (stock #UR055.02)
Summerhill Gallery
$2,800.00
Very nice pair of pink stucco finials with floral swags adorning the sides; scalloped design on underside, and caps topped with floral bouquet ca 1920. Nicely weathered finish with elements of old moss and faint traces of original pink stucco finish. Each is 40" high, 14" in diameter at the widest point and 9" square at base. In fine condition.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Fixtures : Pre 1900 item #1068184 (stock #UR052.02)
Summerhill Gallery
$18,000.00
Very fine pair of zinc coated cast iron garden urns with egret base each marked JL Mott foundry NY. Additional patent marks inside the base (patented April 11 1871) and on the underside of the rim (patented Feb 8 1872). Cast is very fine. Each is 40" high with a bowl diameter of 29" and a base diameter of 20". Re-painted for use outdoors.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Fixtures : Pre 1900 item #1068180 (stock #UR054.01)
Summerhill Gallery
$2,800.00
Inverted cone shaped Victorian cast iron garden urn with elaborate ears on original stand, American ca 1890. Entire piece is covered in intricate formal pattern. Overall 40" high with a bowl diameter of 27" and a base 19" square; in two pieces. Multiple layers of old paint have been removed to reveal the design. Rust-proofed and re-painted for the outdoors. Fine condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1940 item #1058436
Summerhill Gallery
$220.00
Framed woodcuts from Robert Gibbings "Iorana: a Tahitian Journal", Boston 1932. Stylishly art deco each is approx. 13.5" x 17.5" and framed with conservation materials. Prints are in fine condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1058225
Summerhill Gallery
$480.00
Framed hand-colored engravings on rag paper from Colen Campbell's "Vetruvius Britannicus" (1715-1725) the great eighteenth century volume on architectural design. Each is approx. 25" x 20" framed; only conservation materials used. Coloring is later, and each print is in excellent condition.
All Items : Gifts & Home Decor : Decorative Art : Contemporary item #1054970
Summerhill Gallery
$90.00
Framed reproductions of prints from our own collection published originally in the "Tres Parisien" fashion magazine in Paris in the 1920's. Each is 12" x 15.75" in silver frames with conservation materials used. More are available.
All Items : Gifts & Home Decor : Decorative Art : Contemporary item #1054969
Summerhill Gallery
$125.00
Framed reproductions from our print collection of garden plans by the French architect De Neufforge, the originals dating to the second half of the eighteenth century. Each piece is approx 16.25" x 19.25". Conservation materials have been used.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1054959
Summerhill Gallery
$560.00
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).
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1054750
Summerhill Gallery
$2,800.00
Framed botanical engravings by Basilius Besler in yellows and oranges from "Hortus Eystettensis" 1713 edition on heavy rag paper. Each is 26.5" x 30" framed; conservation framing materials used. Prints are in fine condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1054715
Summerhill Gallery
$680.00
Framed hand-colored engravings of bird's eye views of British Country Estates from Dr. Harris' "History of Kent" published in 1719. The plates were engraved by Dr Harris and Johannes Kips. Overall framed size is 27.5" x 25". Conservation framing materials used. Plates are in fine condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1492 item #1054713
Summerhill Gallery
$380.00
Framed sheets from an illustrated manuscript, probably a 15th century "Book of Hours". Each is hand painted on vellum. The single sheet framed ia approx. 13" x 14.5". The double sheet is approx. 15" x 12.5". Each is framed using conservation materials. Each piece is in fine condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Pre 1910 item #1054584
Summerhill Gallery
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Very large pressed ferns in silver frames from the Pacific rim, from an early 20th century collection. Dramatic and graphic; each overall approx. 22" x 27"; framed with conservation materials. Excellent condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Photographs : Pre 1910 item #1054580
Summerhill Gallery
$400.00
Framed photogravures of palms from Odoardo Beccari's "Asiatic Palms". Beccari (1843-1920) was an Italian Naturalist and the pre-eminent authority on his subject. The photogravures were made in Florence and published by the Botanic Gardens in Calcutta in 1908. The presentation aesthetic is comparable to the (later) images by Blosfeldt. Each piece is approx. 19" x 25"; framed with conservation materials. In excellent condition.