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.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Lighting : Ceiling Fixtures : Pre 1930 item #922130 (stock #ha-662)
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This magnificent modern chandelier, inspired by the designs of the French firm, Maison Bagues, has a metal frame with silver finish and dozens of rock crystal pendants, including beads which decorate the frame, large teardrops and flower petals. It measures 35" tall and 28" across and has eight ( 8 ) candles. It is fully wired and ready for installation. This item resides in our client's gallery on the Upper East Side of Manhattan ( New York City ) and may be seen by appointment.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Architectural : Decorations : Pre 1980 item #922120 (stock #ha-660)
Included here are a pair of unique and impressive 30" tazzas crafted from rock crystal and featuring gilt bronze pedestals in the shape of neoclassical capitals. Each measures 30.25" tall and 8" across at the top (76.8 cm and 20.3 cm). They each weigh an estimated 90-120 lbs. Condition is excellent, with no chips or repairs and with no deep scratches.
Included here is a set of four vintage wall sconces in the Maison Bagues style, crafted from tole metal with mottled brown finish, and a variety of clear and colored rock crystal pendants, including flower heads and fruit shapes. They date from the mid-century period (circa 1940-1970). Each has three candles accepting candelabra-size bulbs, and each is wired and ready for installation. They measure 20" tall and 16" across including the pendants...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #922103 (stock #ha-683)
This bisque porcelain jardiniere features putti figures in low relief, gilded ram heads and blue and white putti and urn motif along the top. There are no signs of repair or restoration, and no chips or losses. Underside shows the Sevres hallmark with letter " r ".
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #922100 (stock #ha-682)
This bisque porcelain jardiniere features putti figures in low relief, gilded ram heads and blue and white rinceau motif along the top. There are no signs of repair or restoration. Gilded decoration is in excellent condition and shows little wear. Underside shows the Sevres hallmark with double letter " a ". It measures 6.75" tall, 8.25" wide and 6" deep. Condition is excellent. There is little noticeable wear to the gilding and no visible cracks or restorations.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Chinese Export : Pre 1980 item #921841 (stock #levin-298)
This large Martaban mottled brown-glazed earthenware jar measures an impressive 34.5" tall and 31" across, and features writhing dragons across the shoulder and sides. Dyed and braided bamboo decorates the neck. Its condition is very good. There are no repairs or serious damages, but there are some chips from along the bottom edge. We believe this piece is relatively new, probably dating from the late twentieth century...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : French : Revival : Pre 1920 item #916859 (stock #ha-599)
This fabulous old mahogany desk in the French Empire style features extensive dore bronze mounts. It measures 59.25" wide, 33.5" deep and 30.25" tall. Its craftsmanship is very high. The drawers have hand-cut dovetails and the locks work. We also have the original key. The leather top is not original and is in good condition. The neoclassical bronze mask missing from our photos is available and will be professionally installed prior to shipment.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : French : Revival : Pre 1900 item #916850 (stock #ha-595)
This extraordinary mahogany side cabinet in the French Louis XVI style dates from the late nineteenth century, and is modeled after a design by Guillaume Benneman from the 1780s. It measures 84" (7') wide, 28.5" deep and 37.75" high (213 cm by 72.4 cm by 95.9 cm). It features a variegated white marble top above a long frieze drawer, front cabinets, and concave side doors opening to two shelves...
This fabulous French Empire revival chest of drawers with flame mahogany veneer features six equal-sized drawers, a dark marble top, and dore bronze mounts including female Egyptian masks and feet and lion mask ring pulls. It measures approximately 60" by 33" by 20". There is no key and the working condition of the locks is unknown. This chest is unrestored and in good condition. It shows wear consistent with age, most notably small veneer losses here and there...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #915502 (stock #bp-135)
This KPM plaque depicting Saint Anthony is in excellent condition, with no visible scratches, chips or repairs. Plaque measures 8.75" by 11.25" (22.2 cm by 28.6 cm), and the modern frame measures 12.5" by 15.25" by 1.5".
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #915501 (stock #bp-136)
This KPM plaque depicting Saint Cecilia measures 5.25" by 7.25" (13.3 cm by 18.4 cm). It is in very good condition. There are no cracks nor repairs. There are seven tiny scratches visible above Cecilia's head, and a scuff scratch in the lower right corner. Old frame measures 14" by 16" by 3.5".
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1920 item #911192 (stock #elozada-029)
This antique bronze Albani vase measures 20" wide, 14" deep and 12.5" tall, and features casting of the highest quality. It has a warm brown patina and its condition and mounts suggest it dates from the late nineteenth to early twentieth century. There are no foundry marks. Often confused with the Warwick vase, the Albani vase with Bacchus theme came from Villa Albani in Florence in the eighteenth century. The top has a gadrooned edge and intertwined vine handles above a circular fluted base...
This nineteenth century bronze figurine depicts the Greek mythological hero, Narcissus, after the original by the Italian sculptor, Vincenso Gemito (1852-1929) which was cast in the 1880s. It was cast by Barbedienne and measures 25" tall and 9.5" wide and deep. A Narcissus was a hero from the territory of Thespiae in Boeotia who was renowned for his beauty. In various stories he was said to be exceptionally cruel in disdaining those who loved him...
This impressive Grand Tour bronze depicting the Greek mythological figures, Pygmalion and Galatea, measures 30.75" by 14" by 12". It is unsigned with no foundry mark, but numbered 55025 and 1 on the side of the base. It is believed to date from the late nineteenth to early twentieth century. According to wikipedia, Pygmalion was a sculptor who had never found a woman worthy of his love. Aphrodite took pity on him and decided to show him the wonders of love...
This large patinated bronze sculpture titled La Frayeur (The Fright), by Charles Georges Ferville Suan (1833-1891), measures an impressive 37.5" by 21" by 14.5". It depicts a bare-footed young man, partially draped in fur skin, with one hand wielding a club in defense of a coiled snake. This work is believed to date from the period of the artist or shortly thereafter. It is extremely heavy and we have not inspected nor photographed the underside...
This fabulous bronze sculpture by Louis Marie Moris (1818-1883) depicts a young, deer-hunting nobleman from the era of Francis I (1494-1547), France's first renaissance king. It measures 20" wide, 23" high and 9" deep...