This blue glass platter was designed by Tapio Wirkkala (1915- 1985) for Venini and produced in 1988. It measures 16" across and 1.75" tall (40.6 cm and 4.4 cm), and weighs 2.1 lbs. It carries its original Venini label on front, and engraved marks "Venini" and "TW" on verso along with the year of manufacture. Dimensions: 1.75" H X 16" Diameter (4.4cm H X 40.6cm Diameter).
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Ivory : Pre 1950 item #1100693 (stock #bp-312)
This exceptional Japanese ivory figure depicts an elderly gentleman with satchel and features extensive polychrome decorations. Underside is signed. Measures approximately 5 in (12.7 cm) tall.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Murano : Pre 1980 item #1053217 (stock #za-522)
This vase by Ludovico Diaz de Santillana (1931-1989) exhibits his Canneto design (meaning grove of reeds in Italian) with tiny elongated teardrop bubbles throughout. Base and top have their original ground and polished surfaces, and the underside has the etched signature "Salviati". The sides are very thick, approximately 0.5 in (1.3 cm). Condition is excellent. There are relatively few scratches to the bottom surface and no chips or visible cracks, and no deep scratches as well...
This Limoges enamel on copper plaque is believed to date from the nineteenth century and depicts a Greek or Roman muse. Measures 9.5" across. Signed Georges Jean on verso with number 80 and indecipherable mark.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Murano : Pre 1960 item #1052842 (stock #za-385)
This is a fabulous example of Ferro's Ansa Volanti line of handled vases he created for Arte Vetraria Muranese (A.VE.M.) around 1950. It has no noticeable scratches and no losses or visible cracks. There are flea bite chips and scratches noticeable on the underside, consistent with age...
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).
This antique enamel on copper plaque is mounted on a slab of onyx stone, and depicts Jesus and the disciples at the last supper. Rear is fitted with easel stand and hooks for wall mounting. Onyx stone measures 9 x 6.5 x 3 in, and the plaque measures 6.2 x 3.7 in. The plaque is unsigned.
This pastel depicting Irma Brunner, Edouard Manet, was painted in the early to mid twentieth century and is signed Jacquet. This is an exceptional representation of Manet's work and is in excellent condition. It resides in a modern, antique style frame under glass. Frame measures 24 by 20 in (61 by 50.8 cm). The original by Manet was painted in 1880 and resides in the permanent collection of Musee d' Orsay in Paris, France. Additional images forwarded upon request.
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.
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 : 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.
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...