This lighted pedestal with built-in magazine rack has been attributed to Neal Small for Kovacs, circa 1970. Condition is excellent, with no deep scratches or pitting. It has two sockets and original cord with on/off floor switch. It also has its original frosted glass top with no damages. Measures 34.5 by 12 by 12 in. Additional images forwarded upon request.
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...
This antique bronze bust of a lovely woman is signed Fortiny. There are no foundry marks and we know nothing about the artist. Measures 10.75" tall, 11" wide and 5" deep. Additional images forwarded upon request.
This lovely bronze after the German sculptor, Johann Philipp Ferdinand Preiss (1882-1943), depicts an exotic female dancer. Measures: 16.5 x 19 x 7 in (41.9 x 48.3 x 17.8 cm). Estimated weight: 25-35 lbs. Affixed to a variegated black and grey marble base. Signed "F Preiss". This piece was photographed in low light conditions, and the dark area toward the right side of some images is simply a shadow. There are no other markings other than the signature.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Murano : Pre 1970 item #1052638 (stock #za-447)
This bulbous glass vase with narrow neck, with pale blue stripe and red murrines, has been attributed to Antonio da Ros (Italian, 1936- ) for Gino Cenedese, circa 1959-1965. Condition is excellent. There are no visible cracks, losses or deep scratches. There is no signature. Dimensions: 9.8" H X 6" Dia (24.9cm H X 15.2cm Dia).
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Low Countries : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1098281 (stock #bp-025)
This wonderful and large 19th century Delft blue and white two-handled vase features a pretty seaside scene on one side. Measures 12 3/8" high, 9.5" wide including the handles, and has a diameter of 8.5". Weighs 4 lbs. 5 oz. Excellent condition, with no chips, cracks or restorations. The painted scene depicts a nursing mother and small child near the water's edge with sailboats on the ocean in the distance. Signed "HEISTERKAMP"...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Lighting : Lamps : Pre 1970 item #763139 (stock #levin-178)
This vintage chrome floor lamp, circa 1965, features three eyeball socket shades set upon straight arms that adjust up and down. Measures 61.5" high. Arms measure 36" long. Shades rotate 360 degrees. Designer and maker are unknown and there are no visible markings anywhere. Possibly by Robert Sonneman. Some light corrosion consistent with age. In fine working order. This lamp resides on the upper west side of Manhattan ( New York city ) and may be seen by appointment. Thanks for visiting...
This fabulous mid-century stainless steel bowl was designed by by Bruno Munari (1907-1998) and is known as the Ciotola Maldive 2014. This was designed in 1960 and produced by Danese of Milan Italy in the 1960s. It measures 11.75" square and 3.25" high and weighs 1 lb. 6 oz. Bears the hallmark of Danese on the underside. Condition is good. There are minor scratches here and there, but no deep scratches and no dents.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : American : Pottery : Pre 1950 item #1098290 (stock #bp-194)
This faience ceramic chanticleer rooster figurine was designed by Carl Walter (1883-1955) for Stonelain Pottery, made by Associated American Artists of New York. It dates from circa 1940 and is in excellent condition. It measures 11" tall, 7.25" wide and 4.25" deep. The small loss at the edge of the base dates from the time of firing. There are no subsequent losses or repairs visible. It is unsigned. Walters was one of Stonelain's most important artists...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Pottery : Pre 1920 item #1098443 (stock #bp-224)
This Jugendstil earthenware vase by Reissner, Stellmacher & Kessel (R.S.K.), dates from circa 1900s-1905s, and is in excellent condition. There are no visible losses and no visible cracks or signs of repair. Measures: 13.5" H X 6.5" Dia (34.3cm H X 16.5cm Dia). Additional images forwarded upon request.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : American : Pre 1900 item #764923 (stock #levin-073)
This is a tilt-top game (or center) table designed and patented by George Hunzinger (1835-1898) in 1894. It features his patented hinge that allows the top to tilt and lock into place. Underside has a relatively new green leatherette top, and the decorative brass along the edge is not original. Animal claw feet. Medial shelf with Hunzinger metal label on underside. Top measures 30" across and table height is 28 5/8"...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Clocks : Pre 1900 item #764924 (stock #levin-027)
This exceptional 19th century clock made by the Waterbury Clock Company features a cold-painted cast bronze frame depicting cherubs and green foliage. Measures 15.5" high, 12.75" wide and 3.75" deep. Original pendulum and key, and in good working order.
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 : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Pre 1920 item #858983 (stock #bp-099)
Included here is a blue and white earthenware glazed ceramic charger by Boch Freres Keramis and an ebonized wooden stand. The plate measures 19.9" (50.5 cm) across and 2.5" tall (6.3 cm), and dates from the late nineteenth century. Plate on stand measures 20.5" high and large enough to serve as a small occasional table...
This Art Deco period glass vase, blown out into wrought metal frame with organic swirls, tree branches and leaves, has been attributed to Le Verre Francais by Schneider. Measures 11.7 by 6.5 inches (29.8 by 16.5 cm). We have not found a signature. Condition is excellent. There are no damages of any kind.
This is the widely admired Nemea lamp, designed by Vico Magistretti and produced in Italy by Artemide for the U.S. market in 1979. It features a white lacquered base with pebbled texture, chrome-plated stem and white ceramic shade which conceals a halogen bulb. It is in good condition, with no dents or scratches, and only some scuffs noticeable along the edge of the base. Measures 14" tall and 14" across.
This wonderful green clutha glass ewer (pitcher) or bud vase is in excellent condition and may be a work by Christopher Dresser or George Walton. It is believed to date from circa 1885-1905. It measures 11" tall and 6" across and weighs 1 lbs. 10 oz. There are no damages or repairs. This item resides with our client in Larchmont NY (Westchester County) and may be seen by appointment.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1280063 (stock #ha-1063)
This pair of German vases by Gebruder Heubach feature white on salmon pate-sur-pate decorations depicting the Greek goddess of the soul, Psyche, and gilded floral decorations on royal blue ground. Undersides carry an interlaced H and I of a German maker, and they date from as early as the 1890s. Each measures 9.5" tall and 3.2" across. One vase has a few small losses at the base as seen in our images.