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These polychrome glazed terracotta busts depict elegant male and female Moors, and are signed GR. They are of German or Austrian ( Austro-Hungarian ) origin and date from the last quarter of the nineteenth century. They reside on turned wooden pedestals. Each has obvious chip losses here and there, and stress cracks to the wooden socles. We are not familiar with the hallmark, and believe it may be an early mark by Goldscheider...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Architectural : Interior : Pre 1940 item #1080250 (stock #ha-1043)
This pair of polychrome parcel gilt carved wooden pedestals or candle stands date from the early 20th century and are in good condition. Each measures 61.5" tall, and 22" wide/deep. Could also be used as plant stands.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #903445 (stock #ha-538)
Included here is a unique pair of antique porcelain two-candle wall sconces by Meissen. Each features three-dimensional cherub figures, raised floral decoration and eighteenth century painted portrait scenes depicting lovers. Each measures 15" tall, 12" wide and 7" deep. Condition of each is excellent. These items reside in our client's gallery on the Upper East Side of Manhattan ( New York City ) and may be seen by appointment.
This fabulous floor lamp by Reggiani of Italy dates from the early to mid 1960s, and features an upright stem which contracts and extends. With the stem fully extended, the lamp measures 72" tall and 40" across, and with the shade in the lowest position it measures 59" tall and 34" across. Shade measures 15.5" across. In the compact position the lamp takes up little floor space, and with it fully extended it may be used to drape over a center table or coffee table. Designer is unknown...
This fabulous male portrait in the Cubist style by Mohamed Ismail (1936- ) depicts a distinguished Middle Eastern gentleman and is executed in the Cubist style. This oil painting on artist board is signed by the artist and is believed to date from the 1950s or 1960s. The canvas board measures 14.75 by 19.75 inches and the period frame measures 18.38 by 23.15 by 1.5 inches. Canvas is relatively clean and the condition is very good...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : English : Pre 1900 item #763372 (stock #lieblein-00)
This is a rare hospital bed made by the Ward company of 246 Tottenham Court Road in London. We believe this is a military hospital bed that dates from the early to mid 19th century. It was purchased by our client from an antiques dealer in Belgium over five years ago. It features its original hardware, including removable hand crank and cranking mechanisms that raise the foot and head of the bed...
This oil painting on canvas from the late nineteenth or early twentieth century, entitled Moroccan Evening, is signed J.D. Clark, and resides in its original giltwood frame. Stretcher measures 20 by 28 inches and frame measures 25.25 by 33 by 2.5 inches (64.1 by 83.8 by 6.3 cm). Depicted is an Islamic mosque on a moonlit night with gentlemen on camelback and on foot. This exceptional work is likely of American or British origin, and unfortunately we have no knowledge of its provenance...
This beautiful Austrian ebonized jewelry chest has a large center drawer, and upper cabinet with doors that open to reveal six cubby holes. It features gilt bronze and metal mounts, and enamel panels with neoclassical figural decorations including maidens and putti. Measures 12.5" wide, 11.7" tall and 12" deep.
This pair of antique sconces in the neoclassical Louis XV style feature two candle arms and faux wooden candles. They measure approximately 12.5" tall and have not been electrified.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Ceiling Fixtures : Pre 1920 item #1239614 (stock #ha-1194)
This pretty bronze lantern from the early 20th century features a repeating engraved starburst motif, and three electrified candles. Newly wired and ready for installation. It measures approximately 16 inches tall.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Furniture : French : Pre 1980 item #1061960 (stock #za-135)
Included here are a matching pair of acrylic dining or side chairs, circa 1971, by Rena Dumas (1938-2009). They feature padded, silver metallic upholstery which is relatively new and very clean, with no stains, rips or other damages. The lucite at the bottom of the feet do show scratches and bits of grime, consistent with age...
This chess set was created by Antonio Castillo Teran in 1984 for Los Castillo of Taxco, Mexico. Included is a photo copy of the purchase receipt from Los Castillo, signed by Teran, from the original owner in 1984. There are no hallmarks. The pieces are crafted from brass with one side silverplated, and the other apparently silverplated as well, but finished with gold wash. There are a handful of minor dents...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Ceiling Fixtures : Pre 1910 item #1239625 (stock #ha-1181)
This beautiful and finely cast gilt bronze chandelier measures 33" high and 19" across (84 by 48 cm). It features a baluster with six electrified candle arms, suspended from three seated putti, and numerous crystal pendants. Carries the impressed mark of the bronzier and mention of the towns St Flour and Brioude in south-central France. Newly wired and ready for installation.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Lighting : Ceiling Fixtures : Pre 1980 item #1239626 (stock #ha-1179)
This magnificent contemporary chandelier features a circular gilt metal frame with hoops decorated with crystal beads and faceted, square shaped crystal chain across the waist, and a white frosted glass coupe with finial. Wired and ready for installation. Measures 28" across and 16" tall.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Chinese Export : Pre 1900 item #928014 (stock #ha-603)
This fabulous nineteenth century Japanese Imari porcelain centerpiece bowl features extensive bronze mounts in the French Louis XV style. Bronze patina is old and the condition of the porcelain is excellent. There are no visible cracks or losses or repairs. Measures: 9.4" H X 18" W X 13" D (23.8cm H X 45.7cm W X 33.0cm).
Included here is a pair of antique Chinese export porcelain urns or vases of rectangular form, mounted with lamp hardware added sometime in the early to mid twentieth century. Each is wired and ready for use. They feature front and rear panels with figural decoration on yellow grounds, with green and blue border decorations, and side panels with pretty orange floral decoration and lion masks in relief. Condition of each is very good...
This delightful painting after the Italian painter, Antonio Paoletti De Giovanni (1834-1912), depicts a family enjoying a picnic at seaside. Canvas is clean and in good condition. It is signed in the lower right corner "Antonio Paoletti De Giovanni Venezia". Frame measures 33 x 25 x 3 inches, and canvas measures 28 by 20 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : American : Pre 1900 item #762847 (stock #barber-002)
This impressive mahogany chest of drawers in the American Federal or English Regency style dates from the early to mid 19th century...