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This pair of gilt bronze sconces in the neoclassical style feature anthemions (palmettes) at the top and bottom, and a single candle arm decorated with an eagle's head. Each measures 14.2" tall, 2.8" wide and 7" deep. They have been regilded and have a brilliant finish. We may add sockets and wiring for an additional fee. These sconces will compliment an Egyptian Revival decor, or any neoclassical decor including French Empire, Louis XV/XVI and English Regency.
This antique porcelain urn features a reticulated bronze pedestal, serpents, and a cartouche depicting Paul and Virginia, the ill-fated sweethearts described in the 1787 French romantic novel by Bernardin de St Pierre, Paul et Virginie, which was translated and widely read throughout Victorian England. The novel centers around a shipwreck, during which the heroine must shed her clothes to be rescued. She refuses to sacrifice her modesty and drowns...
This lovely copy of Le leçon de tricot (known also as Special Moment, and sometimes referred to as the Knitting Lesson) after Emile Munier (1840-1895) dates from the late 19th to early 20th century, and is an exceptional copy of the painting Munier exhibited at the Paris Salon of 1874. Signed "E. MUNIER" in lower right corner. Canvas measures 19 1/8" by 25 1/4" and frame measures 24.75" by 30.75" by 3". Giltwood and gesso frame is old and from the period of the painting...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Pre 1910 item #762927 (stock #swan-011)
This fine antique chest on chest or bachelor's chest is made of mahogany and dates from circa 1900. Recently restored and imported from India. Blanket chest with fold-up top rests securely (but is not affixed) on top of a chest of drawers. Newly cut stainless keys (originals missing).
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Ceiling Fixtures : Pre 1910 item #1235385 (stock #ha-1166)
This lovely antique chandelier in the neoclassical style features a square frame suspended from ceiling plate by decorative chain, four electrified candles and center candle with etched clear glass globe. Shades on candle arms are missing, but we will be happy to source replacements from Grand Brass Lamp Parts, at our cost prior to shipment. See below for an image of the frosted glass flame-style shade we recommend. Chandelier measures 26" tall and 21"...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : American : Pre 1900 item #763550 (stock #bp-009)
Included here is a matching pair of burmese glass vases from the late 19th century, possibly by Mt Washington or Webb. Salmon red color at the top transitions to a rich yellow at the bottom. Matte finish. Each measures 10.5" high and 6.5" across. Very clean. These items reside in our client's place in Larchmont NY in Westchester County and may be seen by appointment.
This fine Daum mottled green glass vase is in excellent condition. Measures 17.25" high and 5.5" across and weighs an estimated 3-4 lbs. Carries an incised mark " Daum Nancy France " with the cross of Lorraine. No obvious scratches and no chips or cracks.
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 : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Pre 1920 item #762928 (stock #swan-006)
This delicately fashioned antique cabinet is unique for its straight lines with a single glazed door and glass enclosed panels on left and right sides. Front supports are gentle ring turned pilasters that stand on a base of four cabriole legs. This Anglo-Indian cabinet is made of teak and is believed to date from circa 1910. Recently stored, imported from India and professionally photographed. Includes base shelf, two glass shelves, and mirrored rear wall...
This pastel portrait of a violinist was drawn by Tully Filmus (1903-1988), the noted Moldovan-born American realist painter and portraitist. Based on the appearance of the subject, we estimate this work dates from the 1930s. This work resides in an old wooden frame without glass and is in excellent condition. Signed by the artist. Frame measures 31" by 25.5 by 2" and the portion of the work visible under matte measures 22" by 16.5"...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : American : Pre 1920 item #763651 (stock #barber-003)
This antique mahogany three-tier stand or table in Chippendale Chinese style dates from the late 19th century to early 20th century and is in excellent condition. Measures 29.75" high by 16" wide by 13.5" deep. Feature lattice designs along the sides and bamboo style tapered legs.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : American : Pre 1900 item #763647 (stock #levin-098)
Included here is a matching pair of antique Hepplewhite shield-back side chairs in burl mahogany. Each has new springs and new muslin ready for new outer upholstery. Each measures 40" high. Seats measure 20" wide, 16" deep and seat heights are 21". Dowel construction with wonderful burl veneer on face of the shield seatbacks. Some light retouching to the finish in spots...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Lighting : Ceiling Fixtures : Pre 1940 item #763648 (stock #jz-044)
This Art Deco period hanging pendant ceiling lamp by Degue of France measures 13.75" across and 3.5" deep. Excellent condition, with no cracks or chips. Weighs 5 lbs. 8 oz. Signed.
This bronze figurine by Chaim Gross (1904-1991) is entitled "Torch of Learning Award" and was completed in 1970. It measures 14" high, 4" wide and 3.5" deep including its original ebonized wooden pedestal. Bronze alone measures 10" high, 3" wide and 2" deep. Depicted is a man holding upright and bent torches, the familiar logo of the Hebew University of Jerusalem...
This important lithographic print by Aristide Maillol (1861-1944) was produced in 1926 and is known as Les Glaneuses or in English The Gleaners. (A gleaner gathers grain left behind by a reaper.) Matted and framed under glass. Excellent condition. Exposed print measures 13.5 x 13.5 inches and frame measures 20.25 x 20.25 inches. Signed in margin on left side " 31/75 " with the artist's monogram signature on the right...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Chinese Export : Pre 1900 item #761906 (stock #rs-015)
Included here is a pair of Chinese Qing period, circa 1900, blue and white porcelain vases made into table lamps. They each measure 25" high and feature elongated necks over tapering cylindrical bodies, decorated with fu dogs playing with spheres, cloud bands and stiff leaves. From an impressive Bedford NY estate. Provenance upon request.
This extraordinary, antique bronze sconce measures an impressive 56" tall, 24" wide and 16" deep. It features a draped tassle motif, three candle lights and eighteen cut crystal pendants. Electrified and in fine working order. Provenance provided upon request.
This unique vase by Kralik of Bohemia measures 9" high and 10" across and weighs 6 lbs. 8 oz. It has a narrow waist and pinched rim, and features iridescent golden and purple streaks. Excellent condition, with no visible cracks or repairs. No signature. Polished pontil. A similar piece is shown and discussed at www.loetz.com.