E & M Perez Ellen and Michael Perez
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #1409669
E & M Perez
$375.00
Early portrait of a gentleman in dark coat with white shirt and ascot, mid to early 19th century. With frame it measures 15" x 12", and the stretcher measures 13 3/8" x 10 3/8". Stretcher appears old, but may not be original. Frame is not period, but has good age, gold leaf over wood. The canvas is stable and shows craquelure over the entire surface, visible in close up photos. Unsigned, which is usually the case, and there is no information as to the identity of the sitter. Frame has ...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1409666
E & M Perez
$380.00
19th century gouache of Naples bay, showing the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius. Frame size 11 1/8" x 14 3/4", sight size 3 3/4" x 7 3/4". Gold leaf wood frame with double mat, top mat of textured silk, likely early to mid 20th century framing. Gouache not signed, but not examined out of frame, and could be signed below mat on bottom. Very fine detail of the Bay of Naples and Naples in the background, with smoke billowing from Mt. Vesuvius. The two masted schooner is also steam powered, with chimn...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1408987
E & M Perez
sold
Signed Sterling, with the number 136 and a makers mark that looks like a crown over a leaf, with a letter in the center. It measures 10 1/4 high x 8 1/2" from spout to outer edge of handle, and the square base is 3 7/8". Nice weight, 28 troy ounces. Monogrammed in script on one side, visible in photos. Simple and elegant design, with beading around lip, shoulder of vessel, and around square base. In excellent condition, some minor wear issues from usage, some light tarnish, clean on insid...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1920 item #1408826
E & M Perez
$310.00
Sterling silver with gold wash interiors, this set of creamer and sugar is by Tiffany and Company, and the marks date the pieces to 1892-1902, under the management of Charles Tiffany. Other marks designate the pattern number and inventory data. The sugar bowl measures 4 1/2" to widest points on handles, and it is 3" high to top of handle. The sugar bowl is stamped 2 gills and the creamer 1 gill. Simple design with scrolled handles, nice weight (8 troy ounces). The interiors retain some of...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1408825
E & M Perez
$425.00
19th century sterling creamer and sugar by Dominick and Haff, established in 1872,and considered one of the finer American silver companies. The creamer measures just a tad under 6" wide to the ends of the handles, and it is 2 1/4" high to top of handle. Both have a heavy border or scrolled designs, and ornate handles. The interiors retain some of the original gilding. Signed on the bottom with the their hallmark, sterling, and the number 438. The base is inscribed with a name and dates f...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1408824
E & M Perez
$390.00
By Shiebler Silver company, late 19th century, this pair of sugar tongs is a rare pattern, showing both the Medallion and Etruscan images on each side, both with gilding. The excavations at Pompeii inspired these patterns, and are utilized in both flatware, hollow ware, and jewelry, and are fairly rare. This pair of sugar tongs measures 4 5/8" long and have reticulated designs at the ends, with lovely scroll work along each side. There is a monogram letter C at the bend in the tongs. Stamped...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1408823
E & M Perez
$875.00
Large oval serving bowl, measures 13" wide, 8 1/4" deep and 2 1/2" high, by the American silver company, Bailey Banks and Biddle. The firm was consolidated under this name in 1878, and this piece is from the early period of the company. Like all works from this company, it is beautifully crafted, and of heavy silver (15 troy ounces). The wide floral band depicts lilies amidst foliage and rococo elements, and is reticulated, with open work that enhances the overall design. It is monogrammed...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Pins : Pre 2000 item #1408648
E & M Perez
$350.00
Amy Kahn Russell is known for her use of a wide variety of gemstones, historical items, and unusual combinations and designs. Thr brooch is a nice example, and measures 2 1/2" high and 1 5/8" wide. This brooch contains an rutilated quartz cabochon at the top, with a curved piece of carved fossilized mammoth tusk, with a small moonstone teardrop, a blue stone with crosshatching design (aquamarine?) and a small teardrop citrine with incised lines. Set in sterling silver with stamped designs, it...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #1408640
E & M Perez
$145.00
19th century snuff box, wood with applied pressed bark decoration, European, likely German, though birch snuff boxes were also made in Scandinavian countries. Measures 4 1/8" x 2 3/8" x 1 1/8", with brass hinge on lid. Used for snuff or tobacco. The top scene is in very high relief, with excellent detail in the figures and surroundings. In good condition, some of the bark is rubbed, visible in light spots, and the lid is a tad warped, though it closes. The scene depicts a group of men at a...
All Items : Estate Jewelry : Silver : Mexican : Pre 1950 item #1408579
E & M Perez
$165.00
Very nice size, measuring 2 5/8 wide and 2 1/8" high, good weight. Stamped 980 on back, with Made in Mexico, no maker's mark. Likely Taxco work, and the 980 silver standard was used in earlier works, prior to 1950. The face mask depicts a warrior with headdress, ear spools, and facial adornment, a pre-columbian image often found in Mexican art and jewelry. Has visible tarnish, especially in recessed areas, and shows wear and abrasions to silver surface. Please see all photos for details. ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1408578
E & M Perez
$225.00
By the London silversmith, John Keith, this ornate cream jug was made in 1853. The hallmarks are all clear, and include the silver standard, Queen Victoria, the date mark and mark of Keith. It measures 5 1/4" high and is 4 1/4" wide from tip of lip to handle. Lovely rococo repousse designs, with the base standing on four feet in the shape of hooves. There is a small bird engraved on the front, not clear in photos, and also worn. Condition is good, with some tarnish visible, and slight dents...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Clay : Pre 1900 item #1408577
E & M Perez
$190.00
Of terracotta or earthenware, this lovely sculpture depicts a pug dog lying down, has glass eyes and a red collar. Painted surface over tan body. With big jowls and black ears, he is quite endearing, and is in good condition for its age. Condition is good overall, with no breaks or chips, just minor loss to paint surface, all visible in photos. Most dog figures like this were made in Germany, and were imported all over the world to dog fanciers. Sometimes it is difficult to be sure of the ...
All Items : New Century : Jewelry : Necklaces : Pre 1990 item #1408576
E & M Perez
$525.00
Big, gorgeous, dramatic, this is a Chanel treasure, with chain measuring 29", and pendant 2 1/4". The lion's head is central to the sun rays around it, with the classic Chanel chain around his head. The links are all large and heavy, and one end has a fastener to unhook it you wish to wear it as a choker. Given the size of the chain, it could also be worn as a belt. It is signed on the back of the pendant with the Chanel name, logo, and Made in France. A hang tag at the base of the chain ...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1910 item #1408575
E & M Perez
$350.00
Bronze box with patinated surface and some cold painting, stamped Made in Austria on bottom. Measures 6 1/8" wide, 3 1/2" deep, and 2 1/8" high. Lined with wood. The sides are all hammered, and the top has a raised design depicting a camel at rest, and two figures praying. The top has varying colors of bronze to gold, with red details on the tassels of the camel and on the turban of one of the figures. Lines in the background and forefront of the scene depict sand dunes. Very much in the s...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1408574
E & M Perez
$585.00
Of unusual size and scenic subject matter, this albarello is Italian, dated 1772, and measures 8 1/8" tall and 7" wide. The painted scene depicts a town or village, with a round castle turret, several other buildings, and a church or basilica, along with trees, foliage, and a draped design at the top. This is a classic form of a dry pharmaceutical jar, or apothecary, and is exceptionally wide. Of earthenware with a cream colored slip, it is painted in a soft blue, some areas with thicker glaz...
E & M Perez
$425.00
Rare lacquered brass microscope by F. Koritska, Milan, Italy ca 1900. The firm was founded in 1880 by Francesco Koritska, and was in operation until 1908. Of solid lacquered brass, with name stamped on base. It measures 11" high x 5 1/8" x 4" and is 14 1/2" when extended. All parts appear functional, and move fairly easily. It is sold brass, very heavy, and has a base that is typical of microscopes from the 1880s to 1900. Koritska microscopes are desirable, were constructed with precisi...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Oceanic : Weapons : Pre 1970 item #1405751
E & M Perez
$235.00
Of reddish wood with fine grain, this Maori Wahaika Patu measures 15 1/4" long and roughly 5 1/8" wide. The top has a figural face or mask carved in reticulated form, with a hole for attachment to the wrist. The club has a hooked section, used to grab the opponent's weapon and remove it. The central area contains a notched section where ribbons or feathers would have been attached for more dramatic and fierce presentation. The figure on the side always faces the back, to frighten any opponen...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1990 item #1405530
E & M Perez
$48.00
Woodblock print by Earl M. Washington, page measures 11" x 8 3/8", woodblock image is 6 1/4" x 5", mat is 13 1/2" x 11". Black ink on cream color paper, in white mats with glassine cover over image. Signed E.M. Washington, titled "Race Mixing", number 2 of 30, with date of 1932, though was printed in the 1990's. Image depicts a violent scene, a black man attacking a nude woman, with knife in his hand. Maybe an image of a racist propaganda poster or leaflet, or an original by Washington. He ...