Summerhill Gallery
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Fixtures : Pre 1920 item #810921 (stock #UR/038.02)
Summerhill Gallery
SOLD
Rare set of cast iron garden urns on double plinths by the Kramer Bros. foundry. In the "Grecian" series, these "Athens Senior" urns were only manufactured for a short time, ca 1910, and are seldom seen. Clean and classic lines - ideal for interior or exterior use. Each is marked "Mfg by the Kramer Bros. FDY Co Dayton O". Each is 45" high overall, 40.5" wide, basin is 30.5" in diameter, base plinth is 9", second plinth is 21", urn is 15". Rustproofed and painted in matte black oil.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #810607 (stock #CTX/005.04)
Summerhill Gallery
$5,200.00
This is a very functional and hardy set of garden furniture consisting of 2 late nineteenth century wrought iron strap side chairs of the "Adams foundry" design (though these are not marked they are from the same period); one bench in the same style from the early 1900's, and a well-matched vintage occasional table with a strap top. All have been rustproofed and recoated (the original zinc coating having been damaged). Bench is 45" wide, 33.5" high, 16" deep...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1980 item #810600 (stock #B3X/004.05)
Summerhill Gallery
$2,500.00
This unusual set is hand-wrought in the style of early English regency garden furniture from the early nineteenth century. From Mexico, ca 1970, it is hand-made with ribbed and hammered wrought iron with wonderful curves, lion's paw feet and fleur de lis ends. Beautifully executed and dramatic in any garden setting. These pieces have been rustproofed and repainted. The bench is 66" wide, 45" high,25" deep; seat height is 18", depth 15"...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1930 item #810582 (stock #CTX012.05)
Summerhill Gallery
Price on Request
Elegant garden set consisting of 4 chairs and matching occasional table. Chairs incorporate a fleur de lis or feather motif at crest of back which features floral garlands incorporating lion head motifs over a background of latticed twigs; arms are scrolled acanthus leaves and C scrolls provide the seat supports. Table and chairs have pierced metal tops. These are cast of very heavy aluminum (some alloy involved?) but have a graceful, light appearance...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1900 item #810353 (stock #J/E150.04)
Summerhill Gallery
$320.00
Framed hand-colored engravings of fantastical food dishes from 19th century France. These engravings are from the volume "Cuisine Artistique" by Urbain-Dubois, Paris 1882. The illustrations speak for themselves! Each piece is 17.5" x 20.5"; framed with conservation materials. More are available.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #810299 (stock #G021.04)
Summerhill Gallery
$660.00
Lithographs of cattle varieties from Emile Baudement's "Les Races Bovines", Paris, 1864. These are hand-colored in hand-finished frames. Sold as pairs - the bull and cow of each variety; in this instance "Pinzgau" and "Parthenais". More are available. Each is 26.5" x 22.5". Conservation framing materials used.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1837 VR item #810277 (stock #E202.04)
Summerhill Gallery
$350 each, sold in pairs
Charming botanical prints in folio size with original hand coloring by Dietrich, London early 1800's. Colors are fresh and almost contemporary in appearance. Each in hand-finished frames, 17.5" x 23". Others are available. Conservation framing. Sold in pairs.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #810271 (stock #OR053.02)
Summerhill Gallery
$600.00
Framed lithographs of early Edinburgh by SD Swarbreck from "Sketches in Scotland", London, 1839. These are particularly fine early lithographs depicting all facets of life in Edinburgh in the early 1800's. Many others are available. This pair framed in a burnished metallic wood frame, each 25.5" x 21". Framed with conservation materials.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #796143 (stock #F097.03)
Summerhill Gallery
$880.00
Set of three architecturals in silver frames from the scarcer Danish edition of Campbell's "Vetruvius Britannicus" portraying Danish city halls from the mid 1700's. These 18th century copperplate engravings are very graphic and excellent for wall display. They are large - 21.5" wide by 29" tall - and framed with conservation materials.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Fixtures : Pre 1900 item #792888 (stock #UR/031.04)
Summerhill Gallery
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A rare set of four rare urns. Four early tassa style urns on Grecian pedestals with fantastical "cornucopia" ears - horns overflowing with fruit in an ornately interwoven design. The bowls have egg and dart rims and scalloped undersides. The urns - all one piece - sit on classic early Grecian plinths; the whole beautifully proportioned. Probably ca 1860. From a Baltimore estate. Identical urns, though without the Grecian base, are pictured in Barbara Israel p 152 fig 3.10...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Garden : Statuary : Pre 1930 item #792877 (stock #ST/021)
Summerhill Gallery
$7,000.00
This terracotta figure of a cymbal player is modelled on the seventeenth century original in the Uffizi Gallery in Florence. It is a figure seen in many garden settings since the 1700's. This is an American version in terracotta ca 1930; an identical one is pictured in Barbara Israel's book (p 142, fig. 2.19). There have been some repairs to this piece, but they have been done well for the most part. The figure is 55" high, 26" wide, 24" deep; the base is 17.5" square.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Fixtures : Pre 1900 item #792612 (stock #UR/022)
Summerhill Gallery
$6,000.00
French urn with graciously curved scalloped underside and foliate handles set on a large plinth each side of which features the sculpted profile of 2 beautiful women (the faces are repeated on opposite sides). In terracotta it is in 3 pieces the bowl, bowl support and plinth. Wonderfully weathered surface; some wear at the top of the bowl support. Overall height 40.5"; urn height 15";urn width 29"; pedestal height 25.5"; pedestal base 18" square;
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Fixtures : Pre 1800 item #792309 (stock #UR/0261.01)
Summerhill Gallery
$6,000.00
Unusual lead garden urn with cap ca 1720. Cylindrical center section carries a frieze and is topped with a heavy extended rim. The opening is covered with a fluted cap which covers the hole but not the entire rim. Underside is a scalloped design returning to a fluted tapered column and square base. 40" high; rim is 22" across; lid is 16" in diameter; the base is 14" square. Stylistically early 1700's, possibly earlier. Wonderful centuries old patina...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Fixtures : Pre 1900 item #792298 (stock #UR/025.02)
Summerhill Gallery
$10,000.00
A pair of cast iron garden urns in the campagna style with attached metal decorative collar of alternating pairs of bunches of grapes and grape leaves. Each is cast as 1 piece on a shallow (2.5") plinth. These are quite rare; probably ca 1880. They have a wonderful reddish sun-dried patina as befits their origins in Texas. Each piece is 32" high and 24" in diameter. No apparent flaws.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Fixtures : Pre 1900 item #792292 (stock #UR/029.01)
Summerhill Gallery
$1,400.00
Rare early tassa style urn in cast iron. Bowl has egg and dart rim with scalloped underside. There is a separate collar piece and a fluted column neck attached to a square base. A small piece missing from the rim has been repaired. This style probably dates it to ca 1860. It is large with a 35" basin; overall standing 27" high and 16" square at the base.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Fixtures : Pre 1900 item #792284 (stock #PL/020)
Summerhill Gallery
$485.00
Copper basin with handles sitting in a wrought iron stand with hammered feet ca 1890's. Used as a "jelly kettle" once, now try it as a planter or cool ice bucket for the patio! Excellent patina. copper basin is 22" in diameter, 13" high. Overall size in stand; 22" high, 24" wide.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Fixtures : Pre 1900 item #792257 (stock #FB/006)
Summerhill Gallery
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Cast iron fountain consisting of dramatic figure of a winged griffin supporting a wide basin with elaborate acanthus design on its underside ca 1870, possibly maunfactured by Fiske. Is in 3 pieces; circular base, griffin support and water basin. Overall height is 46"; basin diameter 35", base diameter 12". Is in excellent condition with no breaks and wonderful surface.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Fixtures : Pre 1910 item #792251 (stock #FB/07)
Summerhill Gallery
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Charming bronze figure of young boy with headband playing panpipes, probably early 1900's. Wonderfully detailed casting with an excellent patina. Set in concrete pond of later vintage. Gentle sound of falling water suitable for indoors as well as out. Figure is 33" high, 9" wide by 12" deep. Minor repairs on one hand and at mouth. Concrete basin is 44" wide, 35" deep, 10" high.