This pair of antique Meiji period bronze vases feature cold-painted flying cranes and Japanese flora designs in high relief. Condition is very good, with no deep scratches or dents. Each measures 11.7 in tall and 6.2 in across (29.7 cm and 15.9 cm).
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This pair of antique bronze chenets ( firedogs ) depict a horned male figure and female figure, and figural cherubs and other neoclassical ornamentation including lion masks with rings, holly wreaths and scrolling foliate legs. These andirons will compliment any classical decor such as English Regency ( Georgian ) or French Louis XIV or XVI. Each measures 38" tall, 17" wide and 11" deep (96.5 cm by 43.1 cm by 27.9 cm).
This lovely footed bowl or tazza in the French Louis XV style is crafted from rouge marble and features an ormolu gilt bronze stand. The stand has four organic scrolling legs joined by a stretcher with acorn finial and padded feet. It measures 15.25" across and 10.2" tall. There are no hallmarks and this piece certainly dates from the nineteenth century. It resides in our client's gallery in Larchmont Ny and may be seen in person by appointment. Additional images forwarded upon request.
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This pair of matching ormolu and patinated cast bronze candelabra of the early nineteenth century exhibit the highest level of craftsmanship and design from the late Georgian period. They have six candle arms, wonderfully ornate foliate decoration, plus lion figures on raised feet set upon a plinth. Patina is old and there is no sign of regilding or restoration of any kind. This pair of candelabra reside with our client in New York City and may be seen in person by appointment.
Included here is a pair of antique urns in the French Empire. They have a tapered vase shape with dark patination, are mounted on rouge griotte marble bases, and are fitted with angular handles rising from bearded lion masks. Each measures 12.7 cm (5") wide and deep at the base, and 54 cm (21.25") to the top where the finials screw down, and 57.2 cm (22.5") to the tops of the finials...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1920 item #911192 (stock #elozada-029)
This antique bronze Albani vase measures 20" wide, 14" deep and 12.5" tall, and features casting of the highest quality. It has a warm brown patina and its condition and mounts suggest it dates from the late nineteenth to early twentieth century. There are no foundry marks. Often confused with the Warwick vase, the Albani vase with Bacchus theme came from Villa Albani in Florence in the eighteenth century. The top has a gadrooned edge and intertwined vine handles above a circular fluted base...
This wonderful antique gilt bronze and marble inkwell depicts a chained mastiff guard dog sculpted by the French animalier, Charles H. Valton (1851-1918). It measures 11.75" by 16" by 10". Post sign reads "PRENEZ GAIDE AU CHIEN" which translates simply to "beware of dog". This item resides with our client on the Upper East Side of Manhattan in New York and may be seen by appointment. Additional images forwarded upon request.
Included here is a matching pair of antique bronze vases in neoclassical style, featuring Greek male and female figures in relief, set upon black marble pedestals. Each measures 15" tall and 8.5" wide, and they date from circa 1870-1890. These items reside with our client on the Upper East Side of Manhattan in New York city and may be seen by appointment.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #794784 (stock #elozada-004)
This antique cast bronze bell dates from 1814 and likely comes from a church. It reads "SOU EL NINO JESUS ANO DE 1814" which translates to "I AM THE BOY JESUS YEAR OF 1814". The entire piece measures 28" high, 23" wide and 10" deep. The bell alone measures 10" across and 8.25" tall at the top of the shoulder. There is no clapper. There are handwritten numeric markings which are likely from a prior owner, institution or auction house...
This pair of tall bronze candelabra sconces in the French Louis XVI style feature a knotted and draped ribbon form with tassels and two candle arms. Each measures 22.75" high, 7.75" wide and 7" deep. Purchased from Ira Krex, a prominent New York dealer on Third Avenue in Manhattan in the 1960s. They date from circa 1900. There are no hallmarks...