E & M Perez Ellen and Michael Perez
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1900 item #1454694
E & M Perez
$750.00
Gorgeous still life of fruit and leaves in a compote upon a table, the fruit spilling over onto the table, American school, 19th century, oil on canvas. Frame measures 26" high and 22 1/2' wide, with the sight size of the painting measuring 19" x 15". The painting is signed in block letters, F. R. Street below the table. Beautifully painted, with fine details, lovely color, and very realistic depiction of all the elements in the work. This may be by the hand of Robert Street, a well known an...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : American : Pottery : Pre 1980 item #1454686
E & M Perez
$325.00
Large pair of Jugtown ware thrown candlesticks, vintage, in black glossy glaze. Measure 13 1/2" high, 5" in diameter at base. The lip on the cup is about 2 1/4" in diameter, and narrows inside so it can hold various size candles. The form is hand thrown, ridges visible inside and out, and it is hollow all the way through the candlestick. Very large size for these candlesticks, and they are quite heavy, with a wide 5" base, so will be very stable for holding large candles. Glaze is black, f...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Spanish : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1454685
E & M Perez
$295.00
Large and well decorated lebrillo or basin, in classic blue and white Fajalauza pottery from Granada, with floral, foliate and curved designs, 19th century, possibly 18th. Measures 11 1/2" in diameter and is 3 3/8" deep with sloped sides. The foot measures 8 1/4" in diameter. From the early 16th century, tin glazed wares have been crafted in Granada, with a creamy white slip glaze over terracotta pottery, decorated in blue and green glazes. The form here is the same as early wares, and the f...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1454682
E & M Perez
$850.00
A really extraordinary strand of pre columbian spindle whorls, all likely South American, most large size and decorated, 72 pieces in all. Length of strand is 38" and the whorls vary in size, the larger roughly 1 1/2" in diameter. A big hefty strand, it weighs 1 pound and 10 ounces. From a collection of pre columbian artifacts, these were collected over many years, and are strung on a nylon strand. As is visible in the photos, the color varies in the pieces, from very dark charcoal to pale a...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1980 item #1454681
E & M Perez
$650.00
Wonderful deep carving on this sterling silver bracelet, signed by artist, titled "The Bear", 1970s era. Measures 1 1/8" deep, is 6 1/4" on the outside, with a gap of 1 3/8", and is slightly flexible. In the traditional Northwest Coast form, the bracelet is curved, with abstracted form lines creating a cultural figure, in this case, a bear. The work is especially fine, very deep carving with cross hatching and detailing over the entire surface. The eye forms have hammered surfaces, all visib...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Hangings : Pre 1837 VR item #1449844
E & M Perez
$375.00
School girl hand embroidered sampler from New Hampshire, late 18th or early 19th century. Measures 6 5/8" x 10 1/4", in frame measuring 10 1/2" x 14 1/4", with green mat and tan paper backboard. The scene is very folky, obviously a creative design by the child doing the embroidery. Often samplers were copied from images provided by the "school" of handwork, but this is clearly an imaginative work. Two large butterflies, a basket of flowers, sprigs of flowers, and three birds cover the surf...
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pen : Pre 1930 item #1449418
E & M Perez
$165.00
Wonderful fashion illustration, dated 1929 on back. Measures 17 5/8" x 14 5/8" and the painted area is roughly 13 1/4" x 12 1/2". Pen and Ink, shades of black and grey watercolor and gouache depict three elegantly dressed women on a city street. On textured watercolor paper, which has a cream tint, on art board. The front of a roadster is behind them, along with a high rise building, a woman walking on the opposite sidewalk, and a cute dog looks up at them from the lower left corner. The cl...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Enamel : Enamelware : Pre 1900 item #1449417
E & M Perez
$1,250.00
Fine Limoges enamel heavy copper plaque with image of Virgin Mary and Christ Child, in medieval style. Lozenge shape within a cross format, heavily incised with polychrome enamel details. Measures 9 5/8" high, 5 3/4" wide, roughly 3/8" deep including the heads in relief. The lozenge shape is raised above the cross form, and the heads of both the Madonna and Child are 3 dimensional. Religious symbols are incised on both sides of Marys head. The shape, raised heads, incised designs and fine e...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Native American : Pre 1980 item #1449416
E & M Perez
$335.00
Brooch of sterling silver, carved in traditional Northwest Coast or Haida design, with eagle form, has safety clasp and loop for hanging as pendant. Measures 1 3/4" x 1 5/8", domed shape. Unsigned, guaranteed to be sterling. Crafted in the tradition of artists of the Northwest coast, especially the Haida, the design and abstracted forms are beautifully etched, with fine detail and areas of cross hatching. The most important and enduring artist who worked in silver was Charles Edenshaw, and t...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1492 item #1449415
E & M Perez
$1,050.00
Kashan vessel in bright turquoise glaze over impressed designs, handle on one side. Measures 6 1/2" high x 6" across, and 2 1/2" diameter at top. Large size, with pierced handle and heavy turquoise crackled glaze. Impressed designs around the shoulder. Dates to 12th century, the Seljuk Empire, from region in present day Iran. Condition, visible hairline below shoulder area, though it is stable. The handle shows a visible fissure, so may have been restored, which is typical of ancient ceram...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1900 item #1449414
E & M Perez
$245.00
Lovely still life painting, oil on canvas of basket of fruit, either peaches or plums, in gilt gesso frame with floral designs. Measures 16" x 21 1/4", stretcher is 12" x 17". Unsigned, well painted, artist likely had some academic training. Lush image of fruit spilling from a basket, against a dark background, very typical of still life paintings from mid to late 19th century, American school. Frame is wood with gesso finish consisting of floral and foliate designs over a textured backgroun...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 2000 item #1449405
E & M Perez
$385.00
Dramatic sterling silver necklace featuring 5 lock escutcheons and 2 keys, by noted designer Jessica Kagan Cushman. Necklace length 17", pendants vary in size, each roughly 2" x 1 1/2". Signed on attached tag and on backs of pendants with designer's initials. Necklace and pendants are sterling, unmarked, but guaranteed silver. The rings holding each pendant are gold, also unmarked. Heavy chain, lobster claw closure. Each pendant is in the shape of an elaborate antique escutcheon plate, all...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1454735
E & M Perez
sold
Large scalloped edge Japanese Imari charger with fan shaped decoration, featuring phoenix bird, flowers, foliage, with gilt details. Very large, measures 17" in diameter, 2" deep on nice foot. Back has spur marks from firing, under glaze blue decoration on edge. The charger is fluted, with scalloped edges, under glaze blue design with red and green enamel decoration in fine detail. A flying phoenix bird is at the top, with gilded details, over a large fan with floral and foliate designs thro...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Middle Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1800 item #1454733
E & M Perez
sold
Antique round tile or lid, glazed ceramic with hole, decorated with polychrome glazes and images of birds. Measures 8 3/8" in diameter and is 3/4" thick. Hand thrown, ridges clearly visible on both front and back. Edges of back are slightly beveled, visible in photos. Heavy crackled glaze, background of creamy beige with darker tones, figures with purplish bodies, outlines and banding of dark brown, spots of dark blue, edge in turquoise glaze. The back has dark staining, and it is possible ...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1454695
E & M Perez
sold
Japanese Bizen figure of a standing Shishi, Foo Lion or Dog, well sculpted, with very fine details depicting his fur, teeth, claws, and other white glaze spots outlining his tail and facial fur, his large eyes with dark shiny glaze. Anatomically correct. He measures 8" high, 8 1/2" wide, and 5" deep, and is quite heavy, though body does appear to be somewhat hollow, as there is a hole for releasing the pressure when firing. His stance is fierce, his body well muscled and powerful, and he was ...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1454689
E & M Perez
SOLD
Beautifully sculpted and cast bronze of Bacchus, the God of wine (Le Vin) dancing and reaching down toward a child or baby faun, by noted French artist Louis Holweck (1861-1935). The sculpture measures 21 1/2" high, 6 1/2' wide, and 6" deep. The bronze is signed on the base in front "Le Vin", on one side with the artists's signature, and on another side with the foundry mark of J F'Deur, the French foundry. The brass plaque on the marble plinth is impressed: Le Vin, Acquis par la Ville de Par...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Stone : Pre 1492 item #1449419
E & M Perez
SOLD
This necklace is comprised of 31 stone pre-columbian beads, in varying shapes, sizes and colors. The necklace measures 19 1/2" long. Between 15 and 20 beads have a green color, the others are faded into cream and beige, a few are brown or black. The flat disc shaped black stone in the center measures roughly 26cm across and is backed with a green speckled disc. The large tubular beads measure between 7/8" and 1 1/4" (33cm). Smaller beads are at the end near the silver colored S hook. They wer...
All Items : New Century : Metalwork : Pre 2000 item #1449413
E & M Perez
sold
South American Sterling mate cup with gourd bowl, on pedestal with tray base. Two attached sterling bombillas. Measures 7 1/4" high, not including bombillas, and tray base is 6 1/8" in diameter. Bombillas each measure 7 1/4". Signed on bottom of tray Calatrava with .925 silver standard. Bombillas also stamped .925 From the highly regarded workshop of Alberto Calatrava, who specializes in fine silver objects, many of Spanish Colonial design, including mate cups, incense burners, knives, and...