This pair of stoneware or terracotta vases measure an impressive 43.5 inches tall and 25 inches across, and feature drip-glazes in various earth tones. They are believed to date from the early 20th century and are in good condition.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1234773 (stock #ha-1143)
This pair of Paris porcelain vases date from the early/mid 19th century, and feature gilt grounds decorated with acanthus leaf pattern at the shoulder, looping handles with Grecian masks of horned males, and green painted ground from base to shoulder including cartouches depicting loving mothers and children, and lyre motifs. Measures: 12.5" by 6.5" by 5.2". There is some wear to the gilding and minor losses to the painted decorations, all of which are consistent with age...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1960 item #1098448 (stock #bp-232)
This lovely bisque porcelain statue depicts a seated, nude female. It carries the mark which was used from 1934 to 1956. It has no losses or cracks, but could use a gentle cleaning. The artist's hallmark appears to be HN or AN. Height: 13 in. (33.02 cm). Depth: 7.5 in. (19.05 cm). Width: 12 in. (30.48 cm). Additional images forwarded upon request.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : American : Pottery : Pre 1950 item #1098290 (stock #bp-194)
This faience ceramic chanticleer rooster figurine was designed by Carl Walter (1883-1955) for Stonelain Pottery, made by Associated American Artists of New York. It dates from circa 1940 and is in excellent condition. It measures 11" tall, 7.25" wide and 4.25" deep. The small loss at the edge of the base dates from the time of firing. There are no subsequent losses or repairs visible. It is unsigned. Walters was one of Stonelain's most important artists...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pottery : Pre 1980 item #1078641 (stock #raphael-056)
This impressive Italian majolica planter or cache pot measures 28.5" wide by 17.75" high. Purchased in Italy approximately ten years ago. It features bright gold and royal blue glazed decoration and lion masks on two sides. No known markings or hallmarks of any kind. Overall condition is very good. It's somewhat dirty from outdoor use, but can no doubt be easily and quickly cleaned with a damp cloth. Estimated weight is 80-120 lbs...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : American : Pre 1940 item #1063223 (stock #za-574)
This pair of wonderful Art Deco period figurines were designed by Hungarian-born artist, Geza Arpad de Vegh (1905-1989), for the Phoenix Pottery company in the 1930s. Depicted are a male shepherd with pipe, and female with sicle and sheaf of grain. Each carries the Phoenix hallmark on the underside, and each are in excellent condition, with no visible cracks or losses. These earthenware figurines are partially glazed in glossy white...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Pottery : Pre 1960 item #1032733 (stock #za-335)
This glazed ceramic plaque, attributed to Georges Jouve (1910-1964) depicts a winking face, and is mounted on a wooden panel. There is no signature. Rear of panel is marked "36880" and "270 f", possibly an early sale price. Measures 19.6 x 19.6 x 1.6 in (49.8 x 49.8 x 4.1 cm).
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Pottery : Pre 1940 item #969625 (stock #bp-256)
These French earthenware vases with dark and light blue craquelure glaze designs are believed to date from the 1920s to 1940s. Each is marked "Made in France" and each carries a "VF" monogram. Maker is unknown. Each is in excellent condition, with no losses, cracks or repairs. One measures 8.5" tall and 8.25" across, and the other measures 8.75" tall and 8.5" across. Height: 8.5 in. (21.59 cm). Depth: 8.25 in. (20.95 cm). Width: 8.25 in. (20.95 cm).
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Pottery : Pre 1930 item #963176 (stock #bp-193)
This Art Deco period polychrome, crackle-glazed earthenware vase by Longwy is in excellent condition with no damages or repairs. Measures 13.25" tall and 7" wide (33.6 cm by 17.8 cm).
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1950 item #933764 (stock #bp-153)
This vintage tea and coffee service by Rosenthal dates from the early to mid twentieth century. Included is a coffee pot, tea pot, creamer, sugar bowl, five cups, eleven saucers and 12 plates. Coffee pot measures 9 x 11.5 x 6 inches. Tea pot measures 8.5 x 4.5 by 5.5 inches. Diameter of the plates is 7.5 inches and diameter of the saucers is 6.5 inches. Condition is excellent. There are no chips or cracks. Additional images forwarded upon request.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1930 item #933461 (stock #bp-152)
This porcelain chocolate set was designed by the Austrian-born artist, Maria Schwamberger-Reisser (1896-?) for the Thomas company of Bavaria, circa 1920s. Included here is a pot, creamer and five sets of cups and saucers. (Only four sets are shown in our image.) Each piece carries the gilded mark of the designer, "MS", plus the Thomas and Bavaria marks. Pot measures 6" tall and the creamer measures 3.5" tall. Saucers measure 4.5" across and the cups measure 1.5" tall and 2.5" in diameter...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Chinese Export : Pre 1980 item #921841 (stock #levin-298)
This large Martaban mottled brown-glazed earthenware jar measures an impressive 34.5" tall and 31" across, and features writhing dragons across the shoulder and sides. Dyed and braided bamboo decorates the neck. Its condition is very good. There are no repairs or serious damages, but there are some chips from along the bottom edge. We believe this piece is relatively new, probably dating from the late twentieth century...