All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1940 item #776154 (stock #jz-052)
This wonderful sculpture by Paul Milet for Sevres depicts a seated ibex and features a blood red glaze. It measures 24" long, 10.25" high and 6" deep, and weighs an estimated 4-7 lbs. Believed to date from the 1930s. Overall condition is very good. There is a small chip from the nose and a couple small chips from the edge of the base. Paul Jean Milet (1870-1950) was active from the mid 1890s through the 1940s, and was the son of Optat Felix Milet (1838-1922).
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Accessories : Mirrors : Pre 1940 item #770844 (stock #rhapsody-f10)
This vintage, rectangular walnut mirror dates from the height of the Art Deco period, circa 1920-1940, and features classical decorative bronze mounts at the corners and sides (including swags, rosettes and wreaths). Measures 49" high by 28 3/4" wide by approximately 1" deep. Veneer has small losses at each of the four corners on the edge.
This is a lovely copy of Le leçon de tricot (known also as Special Moment and Knitting Lesson), after Emile Munier (1840-1895). 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". Convas condition and nail heads suggest this painting dates from the early twentieth century. Giltwood and gesso frame is old and likely from the period of the painting. Canvas is in good condition. Painting craquelure is consistent with age...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : American : Pre 1900 item #768851 (stock #raphael-043)
This antique chest of drawers features a lovely figured veneer believed to be walnut. Measures 44" high by 44.5" wide by 20.5" deep. Round figured knobs appear to be original. Drawers have hand-cut lap dovetails and cockbeading of the type brought into use starting in the 1770s. Overall condition is excellent. There is a chip approximately 1" long from the veneer along the front right edge, which no doubt can be easily repaired by a professional...
This old Royal Dux centerpiece depicts a beautiful woman and two cherubs. Measures 19 3/8" high, 15 1/2" wide and 12 1/2" deep. Weighs approximately 15 lbs. Excellent condition, with no known cracks, chips or restorations. However, a portion of the pink Royal Dux hallmark has been broken off. "Made in Czechoslovakia" stamp dates the piece to the post-war period, circa 1945-1950s. Additional impressed marks " 10388 " and " 52 ". Painted mark " 15 ".
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Glass : Bohemian : Pre 1920 item #768399 (stock #ha-135)
This antique Bohemian (Czech) footed bowl or compote in flashed red dates from the mid to late nineteenth century. It measures 7.25" high and 8.5" in diameter and weighs 2 lbs. 10 oz. There are four flake chips, all near or at the rim. This item comes from an impressive collection of antique Bohemian and French glass numbering over 150 items. It resides with our client on the Upper East Side of Manhattan in New York city, and may be seen by appointment.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : American : Pottery : Pre 1910 item #766685 (stock #levin-247)
This Arts and Crafts tile, circa 1910, resides in its original period frame. Tile measures 11.75" square and wooden frame measures 17" square and 0.75" deep. Excellent condition, with no chips or cracks. Tile is unsigned and there are no visible hallmarks. This item resides on the upper west side of Manhattan ( New York city ) and may be seen by appointment. Thanks for visiting. Please let us know if you have any questions or comments.
This unique Scandinavian lamp, circa 1960s, was purchased from Peter and Penny Jones of Penny Toys at a recent Pier Show in Manhattan. (Penny Toys is a leading dealer in mid-century and modern decorative arts, and a regular at the pier shows in New York city.) Condition is excellent. Maker is unknown and there are no hallmarks on the exterior. Felt-covered underside. Measures 41" by 10" by 10" and weighs 8 lbs. This lamp features two sockets and a three-way mechanism...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : American : Pre 1900 item #766193 (stock #raphael-058)
This rustic and aromatic painted blanket chest is likely of American origin and likely dates from the early to mid 19th century. Old and possibly original painted finish is intact. Joints appear to have been joined with hand-made nails. Interior features a candle box. Believed to be made from cedar and pine. Measures 49.25" long by 16.24" deep by 24" high. This item is currently in storage in Bronx NY 10452.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Pre 1920 item #766191 (stock #rhapsody-076)
This occasional table comes from Austria features elements of Wiener Werkstatte and later Art Deco period design. Measures 28" high by 24.5" in diameter. Features four turned legs, decorated with brass wire rings, and set upon a rectangular base. Refinished. Rich brown color with reddish tint. Believed to be made from mahogany. Just a little wobbly, but still structurally sound.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Tabletop : Pre 1910 item #766172 (stock #karner-004)
This fine antique oil lamp features its original glass and hardware, and an exceptional silverplated Greek column design with Corinthian capital, fluted shaft and stepped pedestal base. Measures 21 3/8" high and 6 1/4" wide and deep. Reads "ELTEX" on the ends of the control knobs. Weighs an estimated 8-10 lbs. This is one of three exceptional antique oil lamps we currently have for sale...
This pretty brass umbrella stand features chased decoration in high relief, and depicts a Dutch marketplace scene. Measures 32.5" high, 14.75" wide and 12" deep and weighs an estimated 8-12 lbs. Appraised by Sotheby's in 1998 for $800. Shipping point is the Upper East Side of Manhattan, New York NY 10128. This item comes from the collection of Roni Steinberg Sokoloff, and resided in her former 63-acre estate in Bedford NY known as Cantitoe Farms...