This pretty nineteenth century Bohemian compote ( comport ) of cased white and clear glass is decorated with painted fruit and flowers, with gold gilding along the edge. Base is weighted silver, likely silverplate as no hallmarks have been found. Measures 8.75" across and 7" high and weighs 2 lbs. 4 oz.
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Included here is a matching pair of antique (nineteenth century) cut glass tazzas with engine-turned, dore bronze pedestals in the Russian empire style. Each measures13.5" tall and 11.75" in diameter, and their condition is excellent. There are no visible losses to the glass and the gilded finish shows only very minimal wear. These items reside with our client in midtown Manhattan ( New York City ) and may be seen in person by appointment.
Included here is a pair of antique urns in the French Empire. They have a tapered vase shape with dark patination, are mounted on rouge griotte marble bases, and are fitted with angular handles rising from bearded lion masks. Each measures 12.7 cm (5") wide and deep at the base, and 54 cm (21.25") to the top where the finials screw down, and 57.2 cm (22.5") to the tops of the finials...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Lighting : Sconces : Pre 1960 item #922295 (stock #levin-293)
This unique hand-crafted metal wall sconce features four flower petal sockets and dates from the 1950s or 1960s. Fine working condition. It measures 27" wide, 24" high and 7" deep. There is no signature, but the piece is reminiscient of works by Curtis Jere.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Furniture : American : Retro : Pre 1980 item #922292 (stock #levin-285)
Included is a matching set of four (4) vintage armchairs featuring acrylic frames, casters with chromed hoods and textured velvet upholstery. Designer and manufacturer are unknown. This set dates from circa 1970-1975 and is in excellent condition. Upholstery is clean on three chairs, and there is a large permanent stain on one chair. There is some light corrosion on the chrome covers over the casters. Each measures 33.25" high, 22.5" wide and 25" deep...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Pre 1900 item #922233 (stock #ha-626)
This antique chest of drawers features a rosewood veneer and extensive neoclassical marquetry inlay in the Italian Renaissance style. It has hand-cut dovetails and its original locks, but no key. It measures 49.75" across, 23.5" deep and 36" tall. It was recently refinished and looks fabulous. It resides with our client in New York City and may be seen by appointment.
Included here is a matching pair of gilt bronze singled candle wall sconces in the French Louis XVI style, featuring tied ribbon motif, beaded decoration and blooming and blossoming flower heads. They both have modern sockets and wiring and are ready for use. Each measures 19" tall and 6.5" wide. These fixtures will compliment any neoclassical decor, including English Regency, American Federal and French Empire...
Included here is a matching pair of gilt bronze two-candle wall sconces in the French Louis XV style, featuring figural putti, swag motifs and acorn finials. They each measure 13" tall, 7" wide and approximately 5"' deep. Neither is wired, but we may add wiring and candelabra bulb sockets for a modest fee. These fixtures reside with our client in midtown Manhattan (New York City) and may be seen in person by appointment.
Included here is a pair of antique carved wooden wall brackets from the early twentieth century in the classical style, featuring an urn with drapery decoration and potted with a tall flowering plant. Each measures 39" tall, 16.75" wide and 12" deep. Each is structurally sound and may display relatively large objects, including porcelain and small bronzes...
This beautiful antique glass vase, attributed to Moser, measures 16.25" tall and 9" across, and features a variegated blood red color and raised gilded decoration in the form of pine tree branches with raised cones. There are no deep scratches nor visible chips or repairs. Gilding near the rim shows heavy wear, consistent with age, but most of the tree branch decoration is intact. Underside is covered in worn felt which we have not removed...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #922209 (stock #ha-642)
Included here are two antique porcelain wall pockets by KPM. Each measures approximately 13 by 7 by 1.75 inches (33.0 by 17.8 by 4.4 cm). Condition of each is excellent, with no visible cracks or chips. Both carry the same KPM red mark. One is signed " G.K. " with the number 84 and letter S. The other has been reglazed on verso with the KPM mark left unglazed, and it carries the number 83 and letter N. One depicts a smiling female wearing a lace veil and the other depicts cupid.
Included here is a matching pair of antique gilt bronze wall sconces featuring semi-nude female figures and frosted glass globes. Each requires new sockets and wiring which we will be happy to complete at an additional cost. Each measures 20" tall, 9.5" wide and 7" deep (50.8 cm, 24.1 cm and 17.8 cm). These fixtures reside with our client in midtown Manhattan (New York City) and may be seen in person by appointment.