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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Metalwork : Pre 1900 item #1382100 (stock #693ar)
E & M Perez
$345.00
Dating to the 19th century, this silver and bone baby rattle has attached silver bells, a whistle at one end, and a bone handle on the other end. Of Chinese export silver, it has a hallmark near the handle, what appears to be *SM in a rectangular cartouche. The first figure is worn, unable to see, but may have been a lion's head, as was utilized in Great Britain and many colonies (the mark is shown in the fourth photo, where the rattle is upright with the handle at the top). The bulbous silv...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1910 item #1382082 (stock #692ar)
E & M Perez
$385.00
Made for the traditional Argentinian and South American drink, yerba mate, this cup and bombilla are silver, both stamped with an 800 silver standard. The cup is nicely repoussed with floral and foliate elements on a cast silver serpentine base. The cup measures 5 1/4" high and the bombilla is 8 1/4" long. Together they weigh 6 troy ounces. While the majority of mate cups are fashioned from gourds, many were made of silver, dating back to the early Spanish Colonial era when fine silver was ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1910 item #1381946 (stock #691ar)
E & M Perez
sold
From traditional Japanese theater, this Noh mask is of the Gigaku style, covering the entire front of the head, and is constructed in the Kanshitsu manner, utilizing hemp cloth, wood dust, with a lacquer finish. The lacquer is a deep red/brown, varying in tone over the mask, over black and gold lacquer, with gold lacquer covering the eyes, and lips of a brighter red. It measures roughly 11" x 8" x 5 1/2" deep, and has an applied signature on the inside, over the cloth backing. In excellent co...
All Items : New Century : Metalwork : Pre 2000 item #1381934 (stock #690vr)
E & M Perez
$1,250.00
This gorgeous vase by Emilia Castillo is stupendous, measuring just a tad under 13" and 12" wide, foot is 6 1/4" in diameter, and is stamped with her hallmark. Of hand hammered copper with a heavy silver plate, it has a top section over the shoulder of malachite, all inlaid in mosaic style. The five fluted layers are beautifully sculpted, forming the vase into five vertical sections, with a flared neck and lip. Emilia Castillo grew up in the workshop of her father, Don Antonio Castillo, in ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Americas : Latin American : Pre 1960 item #1381749 (stock #689vr)
E & M Perez
$255.00
Crafted in brass, this pair of candlesticks in the form of angels were made in the Cobre Artistico workshop in Taxco, Mexico, ca 1950. CA was a section of Los Castillo, known primarily for their very fine silver jewelry, but also created decorative objects and utilized brass and copper in many of their designs. This design has been attributed to both Jorge "Chato" Castillo, one of the founding brothers, and to Salvador Teran, who worked as a designer at CA. CA stopped production in 1955. Thes...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1381595 (stock #688ar)
E & M Perez
$695.00
This set of five bowls with lids are Imari, with Wanli marks on bases of bowls and on lids. Well painted and decorated with gilt highlights, the interiors also nice decorated with underglaze blue, red enamel and gilding. Each bowl is 4 1/2" in diameter x 2 3/4" high, and with the lid, approximately an inch higher.In excellent condition, no chips or cracks, very minor wear. Dating to the late Edo or early Meiji era, the set of five is a rare find. More photos available on request.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Organics : Pre 1900 item #1378711 (stock #687ad)
E & M Perez
$850.00
Measuring approximately 5' x 3", this finely carved and reticulated coconut bank is one of the finest we have ever seen, with the entire surface filled with carving and openwork. There are three oval cartouches with a complex scene of people, animals, items of the era, and foliate designs. In addition, all other areas have similar carvings with textured surface in background areas. They eyes are shell, mother of pearl. The face and mouth resemble a fish, with scales, but also depict a nose ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1378618 (stock #686ar)
E & M Perez
$365.00
Measuring 10 1/4" x 7 3/4", this platter dates to the 18th century, Qainlong period (1736-1796). It is a slightly smaller size than many platters, and this size is referred to as a meat platter. The body of the piece is porcelain and the background glaze is an off white, with a greenish gray hue, which is typical of Qainlong wares. The enamel decoration, in floral elements, is rose, orange, yellow, green and brown, and is finely painted. There is gilt highlighting on some of the flowers. It i...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Americas : Latin American : Pre 1950 item #1378396 (stock #685vr)
E & M Perez
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Three pieces of hammered copper by Hector Aguilar, from his workshop in the 1940's. All three pieces are heavy copper, nicely hammered, with a smooth rolled foot, in classic Aguilar style and design. Each one is signed with the conjoined HA mark, along with "Taxco Mexico". Known for his exceptional design and workmanship, Aguilar is considered one of the "Masters" of 20th century Mexican metalwork, most being created in Taxco. Though his primary works were jewelry, he also created decorativ...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1920 item #1377346 (stock #684af)
E & M Perez
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Measuring 7 1/2" from beak to tail and 5 1/4" high to top of crest, this bronze is in excellent condition, with all the origonal paint. The detail in both the casting and paint is very fine, and the figure is life size and life like. It is signed on the belly and tail with Bergmann's "B" in an urn, with the Austria stamp, and KF in a diamond lozenge. In addition, on the tail, the mark of Carl Kauba is also stamped, which is unusual, and may have been done for marketing purposes. The Bergmann...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Religious Artifacts : Christian : Pre 1837 VR item #1377341 (stock #683ad)
E & M Perez
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Measuring just under 8" high, and 12" including the wood stand, this Santo head is exceptionally well carved, with fine detail and life like features to the face. The eyes are cast upward, and the pupils are carved in a concave manner. Most of the face and beard retain the original gesso and paint, with more loss to the back of the head, and most of the paint in the eyes is gone. Fine quality and nice detail, it is probably Continental in origin.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1376833 (stock #682ad)
E & M Perez
$175.00
Measuring 4 5/8" to top of handle and 5 1/2" from tip of spout to end of handle, this lovely helmet cream jug is from the New Hall factory in England, and dates to ca 1790. The jug is not signed, only marked with the number 83, which indicates the painted pattern (referred to as swags and roses). In near perfect condition, with no chips or cracks, and only minor wear to the gilding on the sides of the handle, at the top where it would have been held. The form is lovely, with fluted sides and ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1376830 (stock #681ar)
E & M Perez
$650.00
Of black lacquer with fruit and foliage, this box measures 5 1/2" x 4 1/2" x 2 1/4" and has silver mounts on lid and base. The decoration extends over the top onto the side of the box. The leaves, branches and stems are depicted with fine detail, in varying colors of gold, pewter, copper and brown, with gold dust in some of the leaves. As with most fine lacquer, the applied decoration is raised and contoured to delineate details. The interior is deep gold/copper, with gold dust. In very good ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Lacquer : Pre 1920 item #1376828 (stock #680ar)
E & M Perez
$450.00
Measuring 4 1/4" square and 2" high, this lacquer box is beautifully executed with branches of prunus blossoms in raised gold lacquer, with buds and full blossoms in iridescent mother of pearl. The interior is gold lacquer. The top has a step border along the edge, and the design continues over onto all four sides. In excellent condition, very minor wear on the base, no losses, cracks or other damage. Additional photos available upon request.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Minerals : Hardstone : Pre 1920 item #1376777 (stock #679ad)
E & M Perez
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This collection of stone fruit includes two lemons, one orange, one apple, one pear, three peaches, three figs, and one banana. With the exception of the banana, which has a break at one end (visible in photos), all are in good condition, and the pear still retains the stem. Wooden bowl not included. Price listed includes all twelve pieces, and none are available for purchase separately.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1376776 (stock #678ar)
E & M Perez
$350.00
In beautiful vivid color, with much detail, and in unusual octagonal shape with scalloped rim, this charger measure 13 1/4" in diameter and is roughly 2" deep (slight variations in measurement, due to hand made work). The center features two colorful pheasants on a yellow ground, perched in a tree with prunus blossom, with pink and blue blossoms below. The blue band around the edge features peaches, flowers, and small birds, all in yellow, lavender, and blue feathers. The exterior of the rim ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Religious Artifacts : Christian : Pre 1900 item #1376774 (stock #677ad)
E & M Perez
$275.00
In a red velvet case measuring 4 3/4" x 3 5/9", this porcelain miniature plaque depicts the Madonna and Child, each with gold halos and additional gold embellishments on their clothing and in background. The plaque measures 3 1/2" x2 1/4" and the edges are curved. In good condition, with bright color and gilding intact, the porcelain has a tiny flake next to the infant's head, visible in close up photos. The case is designed to stand, with the porcelain visible, and has an ornate brass closure...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1940 item #1376773 (stock #676vd)
E & M Perez
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In elegant Art Deco style, this porcelain figurine was designed and created by the Sitzendorf Factory in Germany. it measures 6 1/2" high, the base 7" (the hand extends an inch or so outside of the base) x 2 1/4". It is signed on the base with the Sitzendorf factory mark which was in use from 1918 to 1954. Art deco figures are uncommon for Sitzendorf, and the factory was impacted by WWII, so fewer works were created during that time. Like other German makers, the Art Deco period inspired som...