Richard Hoptner modernist abstract sculpture in wood
15 1/2" tall
Base - 8" x 5 1/2"
Signed and dated 1965
Hoptner - 1921 - 2002, Philadelphia, PA
Education - University of Pennsylvania, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Michigan
Exhibitions - Philadelphia Museum of Art, Detroit Institute of Art, Woodmere Art Gallery, Sui Generis Gallery, NYC, St. Joseph's University, Phila.
Exceptional modernist abstract enameled metal plaque mounted on board and framed
Plaque measures 3 1/8" x 6 1/8"
Frame measures 6" x 9"
In very good vintage condition with no chips to enamel
Featuring a set of 4 decorative wall plaques with metal or bronze Greek and Roman heads in relief mounted on a reverse painted glass mirror in gold set in cream wooden frame. The heads are Mercury and perhaps Julius Caesar, Cleopatra and Mark Anthony.The backs are sealed with Italian type paper.
Dimensions: 8" diameter x 1 1/4" deep. Circa 1950. Condition: one with cracked glass. The gold rim on the frames is worn and flaking. No other problems. Country of origin, probably Italy...
Lobi "Ti Puo". Lobi culture, Burkina Faso/Cote d'Ivoire. Wood, height 14". Excellent condition, dry patina with traces of handling. Ex. Marc Assayag, Montreal.
Mid Century Black Lacquered Wooden Bowl with Sterling Silver Base by Richard Hudson
Details: Organic Shape Black Lacquered Wooden Bowl with Sterling Silver Base by Richard Hudson on a wooden base.
Bowl: H 6.75 in. x W 11 inch...
A Lobi Bateba Ordinaire. Wood, height 17 3/4". In excellent condition with a slightly encrusted patina with some glossy high points. Ex, Marc Assayag, Montreal. Comes mounted on a custom base.
Original and unique terracotta sculpture of a seated figure by Irma Rothstein (American, born in Russia, 1896-1971), incised signature on the base, in excellent condition. This rare work measures roughly 11"h by 11"w by 7"d.
Irma Rothstein is an American sculptor born in Rostov (Rostoff), Russia. She lived in Vienna before emigrating to the USA in 1938. She worked in wood, terracotta, and bronze mainly. Well exhibited: Galerie St...
Original and early ceramic sculpture by Dorothy Elaine Robbins (American-Israeli/ 1920-1999), circa 1950, in excellent condition. This sculpture has an incised signature. It measures 17" by 13" by 9" base not included. Ohio born Robbins studied at Cranbrook and at the Cincinnati Academy of Art. She taught ceramic sculpture at the Cincinnati Art Museum between 1948 and 1950. She notably exhibited at the National Ceramic Exhibitions of the Syracuse Museum in 1948 and 1950 (cf...
Sterling Edmund Lanier author and sculptor Bronze General figure either French or German he seems to be wearing an iron cross around his neck , 1960-1970s original hand cast in as made condition . Size h 2" w 1" signed Lanier on the back of the belt. Lanier was born on December 18, 1927 in New York City . He was trained as an anthropologist and archaeologist, and educated at Harvard, from which he graduated during 1951...
Large original sculpture by Lillian Bernstein (American, 1928-1992), modeled, not cast, in what appears to be plaster of Paris with a bronze painted finish. Circa 1950-1960. This impressive work stands 24 1/2" high--26" including the hardwood base, original to the piece, which bears a brass plaque with the name of the sculptor and the title of the piece, "Mother and Child". Lillian Bernstein was born in Boston and lived in Wellesley. She is known as a poet and a sculptor...
Excellent STONE CARVING depicting a MOTHER with CHILD carried on her Back. From a WASHINGTON, D.C. Estate and the previous owner told me this piece was PERUVIAN in origin. The STONE is 5" Tall x 2" at the widest point. COLORS are GRAY,GREEN and a BURGUNDY Red. Zero Breaks, Chips or Cracks. GOOD LOOKING and UNUSUAL Work of ART.
Small Bronze Figure of Child, Continental, early to mid-20th century, the nude boy holding an apple behind his back, on socle mounted to a square verde antique marble base, incised "A. DAVMILLER," bronze ht. 4 3/4 in.
1st Issue of Buddha from Wat Paknam Phasicharoen, Bangkok, made from Holy powder by Luangpu Sodh. Height: 2cm, Width: 1.5cm.
Sepik River Spear Effigy, Early 20th C.
Wood and paint. 24" H.
Lobi stool of classic form. Wood, 6 1/2" x 14 1/2". Some slight wear and tear, otherwise overall excellent condition with a dryish patina on the body and a glossy, well handled patina on the extended head.
Robert Laurent - France, USA 1890 - 1970
Woodstock art colony
Museum of Modern Art, New York
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Whitney Museum of American Art
Art Students League of New York - teacher
Ogunquit School of Painting and Sculpture - teacher and director
Cast stone reclining nude
11" x 8 1/2"
Marked LAURENT on base