All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Stone : Pre 1970 item #1285769 (stock #10613)
John Hovannes (American, 1900-1973)


Stone sculpture, signed and dated "1962"

Height: 17.5" (with base)

(There are traces of red paint on the sides, perhaps a flaw in the stone)

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Hovannes, an Armenian, was born in Smyrna (now Izmir), Turkey and initially educated there, probably escaping at the beginning of the Greco-Turkish War (1919-1922)...

All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1274236
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,395.00
Rare carved wood articulated Spanish dress-up saint---glass eyes-carving on head and hands exquisite- carving on feet not same quality, because feet were covered by garments-carving pegged ball and socket on limbs--minor scrapes through wear--these sculptures were dressed and carried in processions--32 inches by 12 inches--probably St Joseph
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Stone : Pre 1900 item #1268492
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $4,500.00
19thc large carved marble female bust of wood nymph by listed Italian American sculptor Vittorio Ciani{1858-1908} He worked out of Perth Amboy New Jersey-has 1985 Christies paper auction label-piece is signed by artist and dated 1885 on back of sculpture-no condition problems or repairs-21.50 inches high-15 inches wide and 11 inches deep--there are fine details on figures bodice not evident in my superb photography
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1920 item #1266665
Salvatore Cartaino Scarpitta, Italian/American, 1887-1948, "Portrait Bust of a Young Girl". This is a beautiful cast bronze portrait of a young girl by Italian/American artist Salvatore Cartaino Scarpitta. The bust is 14 inches tall and stand on a base of green marble, signed by the artist on the lower corner, dated 1912, with a Benjamin Zoppo, New York foundry mark. Scarpitta was born in Italy and graduated from the Royal Italian Academy before emigrating to America...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1264655
Two antique French statues: first one depicting a violinist, signed "A. Moreau"; 9 3/4 inches in height, second one, three putti, signed "Peylo", 5 1/2 inches high, both from late 19th century period and each mounted on marble base, conditions consistent with age. Provenance: NH Estate.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1800 item #1262865
Exquisite 18thc German fruit wood carving of Joseph and Young Jesus-carved from single block of wood--fine patina-appears Joseph's staff is missing-9 inches tall-4.5 inches wide-probably from Hanau area
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Stone : Pre 1900 item #1262434
Superbly crafted in classical Roman style, from 19th century period, 22 inches in height, good condition with no imperfections.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Stone : Pre 1910 item #1262396
Continental alabaster bust of a boy, depicted wearing a tam o' shanter, smiling joyously staring at his nose where a fly has landed, verso script signed Leon Meir Zourieski, and rising on a circular marble base, 20"h x 13"w, no condition concerns.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Pre 1970 item #1261736 (stock #21589)
Original and presumably unique terracotta sculpture by Claudine Paluzzi (aka Claudine Paluzzi-Kelsey, American, Indianapolis, born 1931). This work is signed on the base "C. Paluzzi" and is in excellent condition. Approximately 10" high. The terracotta is covered with a painted patina in brown and extremely well finished. Claudine Paluzzi-Kelsey is a well listed, exhibited, and collected sculptor, painter, graphic artist, and educator...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Metal : Pre 1980 item #1255421 (stock #BNJssLgBoat)
June Hastings
A fine sterling silver sculpture of a Yatch in full sail featuring gold inlay bands on the sail. Titled "Yacth" by Japanese master artist Seki Takehiko, it is in excellent condition the sculpture measures 5.5" high. The complete presentation including the glass case measures 9" long x 6" deep x 9.5" high.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Pre 2000 item #1254474 (stock #DB607)
Burmese soapstone seated Buddha and Disciples.

Age: Burma, Early 20th Century
Measurement: Height 25.5 C.M. / Width 22.7 C.M.
Condition: Nice condition overall. Please refer to the enlargement photos for more details.
Shipment: Worldwide shipping from Bangkok, Thailand at actual cost. Please e-mail us for the shipping fee.

All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1990 item #1247107 (stock #2661)
King Art
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Katherine King, WI,Paris and NY. Kitchen Disaster: The Eggs Wait is a mixed media piece from her series of Illuminated Constructions and is in the book Contemporary America Women Sculptors. She has been in many exhibitions in the US, Japan and France and represented by galleries in Chicago and Milwaukee. She has completed many large scale commissioned pieces including a mixed media illuminated doorway surround at Performing Arts Center in Milwaukee...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Clay : Pre 1930 item #1246263 (stock #215451)
Ceramic sculpture by Michael Andersen, Denmark, circa 1930. 16" long; 9" high. Persian glaze with cracquelure. In excellent condition (one small glaze chip to the toe should be mentioned). Still bears the original MA&S paper label. Also hand incised shield mark with 3 lines (fish) and numbers 4875 II.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Stone : Pre 1970 item #1245987 (stock #7049)
A fine 8-1/4" tall Canadian Puvirnituq Nunavik (Northern Quebec) native stone sculpture by "Eli" E-91328. Made by Eli Akiru Quissa (1914-84), this carving is dated 1966 and it depicts a hunter with a seal. This item is in very good condition with no chips, cracks, losses, damage or repairs other than some minor surface abrasions and scratches...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1244477
Fine 19thc Chinese bronze censor-elephant form with detailed raised designs-in two pieces-top of censor has three of the tiny balls at corner tips missing-one remains-brown patina shows wear-no marks-7 incheswide-9.5 inches high-3 inches wide-handsome piece
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1241186
'Alsace' depicting weeping woman in commemoration of the Franco-Prussian War. Note, formerly the property of Russian banker Aleksei Ivanovich Putilov (1860-1940), acquired in Paris in 1917. 9.5" high
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1239234 (stock #10466)
Antique Carved Oak Statue of a Monk holding a book and seated on a curved bench. Probably American, circa 1880.

9" x 9" x 14" tall

All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Stone : Pre 1800 item #1238039 (stock #C0Av)
DAG Trading
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Four Important Marble Busts. These early 18th century busts are superbly sculpted likenesses of four great Italian poets and philosophers. Dante Alighieri (DANTE), 1265 to 1321. Both poet and moral philosopher, notably famous for his epic The Divine Comedy . The first part of which is “Inferno”. Torquato Tasso, 1544 to 1595...