This lovely antique silver and gold dresser box features filigree and enamel decorations including tree leaves and exotic animals such as gazelles and antelopes. Measures 4.4" across and 1.7" tall. On the edge of the lid are two hallmarks. One appears to be the large guarantee for gold which depicts Hippocrates with the number "2" in lower right corner. The other is rectangular in shape and has not been deciphered. We have not found any additional marks.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Tabletop : Candelabra : Pre 1900 item #1234758 (stock #ha-1150)
This beautiful pair of candelabra in the French Empire style date from circa 1900 and feature female caryatid figures supporting three candle holders, set upon green variegated marble pedestals decorated with gilt bronze mounts depicting neoclassical figures. Measures: 17.7 by 9.2 by 6.7 inches.
This pair of neoclassical figural enamel plaques depicting Greek mythological male figures dates from the nineteenth century. The plaque on the left appears to bepict Hades or Pluto, King of the Underworld and god of the dead and the hidden wealth of the Earth, with his beloved owl at his side. The other depicts Poseidon, God of the sea, rivers, floods, droughts, and storms, emerging from a seashell with trident...
This fine green patinated bronze sculpture by Salvatore Melani (French, 1902-1934) depicts a male hunter spearing a charging lion. Measures 37.5" wide, 8.75" deep and 18.5" high. Signed in the cast and set upon a black, grey and green variegated marble plinth. Weighs an estimated 40-60 lbs. Very good condition. There are some modest scrapes and wear to the patina, and the spear has some bends as well.
This nineteenth century decanter and glassware set has the form of a camel, and features two barrel shaped decanters and set of ten cordial glasses. The camel is patinated spelter and the frame is crafted from other metals including brass. One decanter is missing its spout and stopper. Measures 17.5 by 10 by 10 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1080229 (stock #ha-1045)
This porcelain plaque by KPM, after the original oil painted by Rembrandt in 1635, depicts the painter and his wife, Saskia. Plaque measures 5 by 6.8 inches and resides in a period frame measuring 11.5 by 13.5 by 3 inches. We have not removed the plaque for closer inspection and are selling the item as-is. Condition of the surface is very good. There is a small area of blunt force damage near the lower left corner, and a thin scrape along the botton edge in the center...
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This original fiberglass lounge chair by Mario Sabo dates from the 1970s and has new white leather-like vinyl upholstery. It is in excellent condition. The fiberglass shell has no visible cracks and only scuffs and light scratches. The upholstery appears to be relatively new and there are no stains, tears or marks. While this model periodically appears at auction, we know nothing about the designer. According to Wright, the chair was first produced in Italy in 1969...
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This is a wonderful pair of matching antique candelabra lamps featuring neo-classical bronze figurines, stone bases and elaborate gilt bronze candelabra. They may be 19th century candelabra which were modified with brass hardware and lighting fixtures by drilling through the center top candleholder. Light fixture itself appears to be 30-40 years old. Or, they may simply be fine reproductions from the early to mid 20th century. Each weighs 24 lbs...
This beautiful urn-shaped table lamp in the neoclassical style dates from the early/mid 20th century, and is crafted from carved green onyx stone, and features gilt bronze mounts including two cherubs, ram's head, and floral swags. Lamp hardware is not original, and is finely polished and lacquered brass, in excellent condition, and the lamp is ready for use. There are cracks to the onyx, some of which appear to have been restored...
This is a Suzanne dual lounge chair with single seatback by Kazuhide Takahama. First produced in Italy in 1965 by Gavina, and then produced in the U.S. by Knoll beginning in 1968, we believe this sofa is ten to twenty years old. It measures 59" (149.9 cm) wide, 35" (88.9 cm) deep, 27" (68.6 cm) high and has a seat height of 14.5" (36.8 cm). Condition of the red and denim blue upholstery is very good. There are just a few very light stains...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Murano : Pre 1970 item #1062594 (stock #za-711)
This pretty figurine depicts Brighella, from the series of Commedia del' Arte figurines designed by Fulvio Bianconi for Venini in the 1940s. Top of the base in front bears the three-line, acid-etched, stenciled mark used from 1946 through 1965, which reads VENINI MURANO ITALIA. Weighs 1.6 lbs. Condition is excellent, with no losses or restorations. Dimensions: 12.2" H X 3.5" W X 3.5" D (31.0cm H X 8.9cm W X 8.9cm D)
This unique vintage coffee or cocktail table is crafted from solid walnut and features a triangular shape with gently curved sides. It is pictured here with our vintage sofa attributed to Edward Wormley for Dunbar (available separately) which has the identical curved profile. The table measures 54" wide, 29" deep and 15" high and its designer and maker are unknown. It is likely of American or Danish origin and is in excellent condition...
This pair of antique ormolu bronze candelabra in the neoclassical style feature rouge marble bases and four candle arms with their original bobeches. Each measures 20.5 by 9.5 by 6.5 inches. They will compliment any Georgian ( Regency ), Federal, or French Empire, Louis XV or XVI decor.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Lighting : Ceiling Fixtures : Pre 1980 item #988315 (stock #za-019)
This cascading acrylic and brass chandelier in style of Venini or Camer, features dozens of acrylic pendants, and a polished and lacquered brass frame with multiple sockets which accomodate candelabra-size bulbs. It is in fine working condition and ready for installation. We have roughly 1-2 feet of chain and there is no ceiling plate. Maker is unknown. Additional images forwarded upon request. Height: 46 in. (116.84 cm) Depth: 16 in. (40.64 cm) Width: 16 in. (40.64 cm).
This fine copy of the famous portait of the emperor Napoleon by Paul Hippolyte Delaroche (1797-1856) is dated 1915 and signed Sellier. It is dedicated to the artist's friend, W.M. Meyer. Stretcher measures 20 by 30 inches. Frame appears to date from the mid to late twentieth century and measures 27.6 by 37.6 inches. There are some finish losses noticeable at the corners and edges.
This pair of fiberglass lounge chairs date from the 1960s or 1970s, and feature an elegant, flowing shape which is very comfortable. Designer and manufacturer are unknown, and there are no hallmarks. Seat height is 14.5" measured at the front edge. Condition is very good. There are scuff marks and scratches...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Pre 1970 item #1020742 (stock #za-151)
This rare chair in the shape of a curled acanthus leaf was made by Gufram of Italy, circa 1968-1970, and has been attributed to Piero Gilardi (Italian, 1942- ), the influential designer and participant in the Arte Povera movement. Condition is exceptional. There are no tears and minimal wear and no dark stains. Gilardi is most famous for his organic designs and use of exotic new materials. Most would consider his most famous design to be I Sassi (The Rocks), which is in the permanent collec...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Murano : Pre 1960 item #988335 (stock #za-006)
This delightful and rare figurine of a male guitar player was created by Fulvio Bianconi for Venini, circa 1950. It retains its original paper label, and is in excellent condition. There is a minor chip loss to the clear glass on the rear of one leg, and a visible crack to the cased layer of opaque white glass above. This is one of two Bianconi figurines we currently have for sale. Height: 11.3 in. (28.70 cm) Depth: 3.5 in. (8.89 cm) Width: 4.3 in. (10.92 cm)