This old Royal Dux centerpiece depicts a beautiful woman and two cherubs. Measures 19 3/8" high, 15 1/2" wide and 12 1/2" deep. Weighs approximately 15 lbs. Excellent condition, with no known cracks, chips or restorations. However, a portion of the pink Royal Dux hallmark has been broken off. "Made in Czechoslovakia" stamp dates the piece to the post-war period, circa 1945-1950s. Additional impressed marks " 10388 " and " 52 ". Painted mark " 15 ".
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1940 item #776154 (stock #jz-052)
This wonderful sculpture by Paul Milet for Sevres depicts a seated ibex and features a blood red glaze. It measures 24" long, 10.25" high and 6" deep, and weighs an estimated 4-7 lbs. Believed to date from the 1930s. Overall condition is very good. There is a small chip from the nose and a couple small chips from the edge of the base. Paul Jean Milet (1870-1950) was active from the mid 1890s through the 1940s, and was the son of Optat Felix Milet (1838-1922).
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #855785 (stock #bp-067)
This rare, figural Japonesque faience vase was produced by Hautin, Boulenger & Company (HB & Cie) of Choisy le Roi, France, in the late nineteenth century. It measures 12" high, 7.5" wide and 5.5" deep (30.5 by 19.1 by 14 cm) and weighs an estimated 2-3 lbs. It is in excellent condition, with no chips, visible cracks or restorations. Style number is 998. This item resides in our client's gallery in Westchester County NY and may be seen by appointment.
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...
This Royal Dux porcelain figurine depicting an Arab gentleman on camelback and boy measures an impressive 23.75" tall, 19" wide and 10.25" deep (60.3 cm by 48.3 cm by 26.0 cm). It is in excellent condition. The only visible flaws include a vertical hairline visible on the exterior on the front of the base, and a few very thin and tiny flake chips from the out edge of the base on the front and right sides. This is the largest known version of this figurine...
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 : 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 : 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 : 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 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 : 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 : 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...