A very decorative panel, originally from the beginning of the 20th century during the Art Nouveau period. This item consist of a nice mahogany veneer highlighted with inlaid mother of pearl ornaments, all surrounding a central inlaid floral embellishment made with rosewood veneer. Wear consistent with age and use. Circa 1900-1910. Dimensions 19½" /11¾"wide.
Stunning! A trio of French gold Gilt antique finials mounted on top of Italian gold Gilt bases!
From right to left: Left: approx 12” tall on a base that is 4” square.
Center: approx 13” tall, base is 5 1/2” across at widest point.
Right: approx 12” tall, 5” square base.
Price includes shipping and insurance! Price is for all 3, individual ones also available if you just want one or two. Just let me know which ones.
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13.5" high. Good quality marble and mounts made in France and good condition.
A lovely decorative wooden plaque mounted with a 18th century Louis XVI period bronze escutcheon, originally coming from either a buffet or commode, accented with tied ribbon. Dimensions 6½high/ 4½"wide.
Typical small Kramer urns, ready to be repainted if desired. Different sizes, similar design.
Priced for the two of them
28" diameter and 29" high. Top not original to iron base. Heavy cast iron base with later paint.
Antique Jars Dragon Motif dynasty Ming Chinese with good condition. large in size with 75 centimeters and a diameter of 60
barrel of qillin barong breed jar dining ming china with good condition smooth. Size 75 centimeters in height and 60 in diameter
Painted and gilded wood. The larger panel 36 x 24 cm, the smaller one 28 x 17 cm. Condition: normal age wear, cracks, losses etc. Original polychrome.
Only one of three known to still exist after all of these years. Two are in private collections and one housed in a museum. Given the over all age and fragility it is in good condition save for a few blemishes which have been carefully covered with clear tape to further preserve the integrity of the somewhat brittle paper used during printing. There has been no overpaint or touch up to the writing. If you are looking for the rare at a more than fair price....you have found it...
Pair of lacquered and painted manuscript-book covers or bindings.
The art uses a technique in which some parts that need highlighting are raised - like in embossing.
The composition of a ruler seated under a canopy in a garden surrounded by attendant(s) is found in a number of such examples...
An elegant pair of escutcheons from the French Empire period at the beginning of the 19th century, originally coming from either a Buffet or an Armoire. Circa date 1810-1820. Dimensions 4"high/ 1"wide.
A beautiful and detailed cast bronze escutcheon from the French Empire period depicting Bacchus, the Roman god of agriculture, wine and fertility, copied from the Greek god Dionysus. Circa date 1800-1810. Dimensions 2½"high/ 2"wide.
This is a very decorative pair of panels made from solid and nicely patinaed walnut by the end of the 19th century. Both are actually sliding doors coming from a Buffet a Glissant, typical from the south of France. Each is accented with detailed olive tree branch and wheat which indicate the region of Provence. Minor scratches and dents can be seen due to the age. Circa 1880-1890. Dimensions 14"high/ 22"wide/ 1"deep.
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This is a very nice and decorative panel, originally inspired of the Louis XVI era more or less one hundred and twenty years earlier, made from solid and nicely patinaed walnut at the beginning of the 20th century. This ornamental item is coming from a bigger structure commonly called Boiserie by the French and was used as an "above the door panel" upon a pair of tall interior doors. Minor scratches and dents can be seen here and there. Circa 1900-1910. Dimensions 20½"high/ 52"wide/ 1"thick.
Antique, medieval Romanesque, 11th -13th century, marble column base from the window arch.The front carved in relief depicting a knight - warrior with a horse, the knight is wearing a chainmail coif and holding a spear, the other side is carved with plants, the two opposing convex sides carved in low relief with figure of atlas, standing with the legs astride and the arms raised to support the column.
The style of carving is very similar, in form, to the early medieval Stećak stone carvin...
Antique Brass & Wire Firefender; “D” form with with brass ball finials on the toprail sides and crosshatched brass wire body, English or American, Late 18th/ Early 19th Century.