David Anthony
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Specialty : Pre 2000 item #1336023
David Anthony
We are not certain if this ceramic bust is inspired by the Broadway play Cats, but it is highly realistic anthropomorphic rendition of a cat woman. The face is painted with a theatrical or harlequin style of decoration, with black ears protruding from the whitish hair. A salmon colored collar surrounds the neck, with a black and aubergine satin bib suspending jingle bells completing the couture. The bust is covered in the back with black cloth and includes a sturdy metal hook for hanging...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Specialty : Pre 1980 item #1335828
David Anthony
This Paul Ysart paperweight embeds a scramble of millefiore style canes on a bed of beautiful grass green muslin strands. The canes are very colorful with the very central one containing the PY signature. There is one notable fault with the glass which contains a manufacturing defect where there is hole flanked by a short streak of air or some other inclusion. The hole is tactile at the surface of the glass though looking through it with a loupe is very interesting...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Specialty : Bottles : Perfume : Pre 1940 item #1333696
David Anthony
A pressed glass perfume bottom on ribbed flaring foot rising to ribbed bowl with frosted leaf and grape decoration continued in the amphora handles, topped with a glorious leaf and grape motif stopper. Condition is excellent. In the right lighting, a toning difference between the stopper and bottle is noticeable, with the bottle having a blue tint and the stopper being clear. Because the motif of the stopper and bottle match, we do not believe that this is a marriage. Dimension: 9 1/2" h
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Specialty : Pre 1980 item #1333488
David Anthony
One of the premier names in glass work made this paperweight 1972 with clear evidence in the signature cane and the stamp on the back attesting to its origin in the Baccarat factories. The design uses colors reminiscent of French and American flags with white muslin floor supporting canes of blue linked in loop de loops surrounding a circle of red canes in tur surrinding a circle of stars with a central white star...