A finely sculpted bust of a young man with exceptional patina of finely blended earth and bronze pigments. Physical condition is superb, but a small amount of finish has worn around the left eye and on the top of the head exposing a green substrate, yet harmonious with the earthen finish. Signed on the back of the neck. We have been unable to decipher the signature; yet the work speaks well for the unidentified artist.
Dimension: 13" h
This pair of porcelain vases was produced in Germany by Meissen in 1973. They measure 5 1/4 inches high and have a diameter of 3 1/4 inches. They have a rich cobalt blue ground. The reserves on the front of the vases are expertly hand painted. The sprays of brightly colored flowers are framed in elaborate gilded cartouches. There are other gilded features and trim. They have a graceful shape with pedestal bases and handles. It is lovely to find a matching pair...
These 8 porcelain tea cups and saucers were produced in Hungary by Herend between 1950 and 1970. The saucers are 5 3/4 inches in diameter and the cups are 2 inches high. They are decorated with the pattern known as “Rothschild Birds”. The porcelain is molded with a raised basket weave border. Colorful birds sit in a tree with a necklace hanging from the branches. Butterflies and insects are scattered about the surface of both pieces. The handle and rims are trimmed with gold...
White and gilt rectangular box and lid by KPM/ Königliche Porzellanmanufaktur, Berlin. The model was designed by Siegmund Schütz in the 1960's. There are several varieties of the decoration of the lid; this example has a gilt crest of a ship. Width "4/ 10,5 cm. Condition: fine.
Czechoslovakian Porcelain Blue Onion pattern Cheese Board, cutting board and serve same time, 8" high, 4 3/4" wide, purchased just after Berlin Wall fell down 1987 from Prague Czechoslovakia(modern Czech Republic). The condition is good and blue underglaze blue onion design is perfect. Please see #1369398 German Meissen Blue Onion Cheese Board and same pattern meat tenderizer #1369465.
This 1987 Annual Easter Figurine, Fourth Edition, features a yellow chick with orange beak and feet. His eyes are brown.
This figurine is approx. 3 1/2" in height. Printed on the bottom of the figurine is:
1987 Goebel W. Germany. Number imprinted on the bottom of this figurine is 153.
A superior footed bowl by British sculptor and ceramicist Andrew Broughton-Tompkins created c. 1975 in the Raku style with a dominant yellow ware type ground, embellished with splashes of green rings, the bottom of the bowl having a brown enamel. The everted rim has a cavetto while the outside of the bowl is encircle with a band of incised "nail heads" or medallions...
English Aynsley Bone China "Pembroke" pattern Tea server with separate sugar and creamer inside divided area, also can be used just server with different dips in the separate small area without sugar and creamer dish, and crackers in the center, 10" 1/2 x 11 1/2" wide, 4 1/2" high include handle on top, total 3 pieces in one set. The condition is good, no damages.
Interesting plate or dish, diameter 10 7/8", about one inch deep, with "WADE 333 Calif-U.S.A." on the bottom. I am a fine art dealer so pottery, china and ceramics are not my specialty, but Wade of California it seems was a mid century operation in Southern California---a part of the rich tradition of California pottery. Condition is excellent with no chips...
Oversize salt fired bowl by Cynthia Bringle (legendary American studio potter, born 1939), circa 1970-1980, fresh from a Charlotte NC estate. In excellent original condition. Signed with full incised signature "Cynthia Bringle". Almost 16" across, 9" high. Bringle's works are in the collections of the High Museum of Art, the Mint Museum of Art, the Brooks Memorial Art Gallery, the Craft and Folk Museum in Los Angeles...
Standing on sweeping foot, the blue bowl is decorated in the round with classical figural and objective motifs. Excellent condition save for a couple of stains in the bowl.
Dimension: 8" d
This Precious Moments 40th anniversary figurine is in excellent condition.
These four Minton Gold Ancestral dessert plates (#S 595) are quite handsome indeed. Each are marked on the back and also each has the Minton imprint. The brown-red transfer decoration of flowers and leaves is painted with turquoise and pink enamel to accent the flowers. Each plate is trimmed in gold and is in excellent condition. Measures 7 7/8" across the scalloped rim. Production dates: 1944-1976. Book price $45.00 a plate.
Two small vessels by well known American studio potter Tom Turner (currently living and working in North Carolina.) These two pieces are tenmoku glazed and are hand thrown in porcelain (Tom Turner is acknowledged as an American master in this medium). Both are signed by the artist. In excellent condition.
A happily little soul evidently getting much pleasure from the clashing together two metal pot lids. She kneels with her feel tucked under, and her "cymbals" are held on high for maximum effect. Her cheeks are dimpled, her eyes are blue, and she wears a close-fitting brown bonnet, held in place under her chin by a huge pink-brown bow; her curled light brown hair can be seen at her forehead and cheeks...
Salem China made these Victory Basket 8.5" flat soup bowls. They're in great shape. Thanks for looking.
2 are available
a janine louvet laruele ceramic mask29cm
anine Louvet - Laruelle...
This really nice Mount Vernon Oval Serving Platter was made by Hall China. This Platter measures 13 1/2 inches long X 10 inches across. It is in very good condition with no chips, cracks or scratches. The Mount Vernon decoration and gold trim is all very good. This Platter is stamped on the back FINE DINNERWARE Harmony House Mount Vernon MADE IN U.S.A. by Hall China. We guarantee all items to be as described. Feel free to email with any questions. THANK YOU.