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Fine Folk Art Model of a Church, carved and painted wood. American, Late 1800s (possibly a birdhouse) Minor losses.
$1450. 17.25" x 13" x 31"high
Antique Carved Wooden Angel, holding a crown and a septer.
Probably English, 18th Century
Model of a Royal Carriage, realistically detailed with an ebonized carved wood and gilt decorated coach with one working door. Resting on a working metal suspension undercarriage and wheels, one removable trunk.
Late 19th/Early 20 C
H 13 in. x W 41 in. over all, coach 28 in. x D 9 in.
Léon Pilet (French 1840-1916 )
Gilt Bronze, signed
Pilet was known for his beautifully detailed sculptures in bronze of allegorical, historical and classical figures, as well as busts of his contemporaries. He studied with A. Toussaint in Paris and exhibited at the Paris Salon from 1861-1914 where he garnered numerous awards...
Decorative cast iron stove plate, approx 12" x 24"
Folk Art Walking Stick, hand carved figure of a bearded old man squatting with his pants down to poop. The figure and the stick are of two different woods and both woods appear to be heavy and dense. Probably late 19th C. or early 20th C. of unknown origin. 34" tall overall, the figure is 5 1/2" high. We accept time payments and quantity discounts. ** WE GUARANTEE THE AUTHENTICITY OF OUR MERCHANDISE AS REPRESENTED. MEMBERS OF: THE ANTIQUES COUNCIL ** 105BX
Best Quality Black Forest Dog-form Humidor and Pipe Rack; carved wood dog with glass eyes standing on his hind legs and holding a tray for pipes. His head is hinged and opens to a tobacco well. Swiss or German circa 1870.
7" x 5.5" x 13.5" tall
Folk Art Walking Stick with an "Opera Handle" carved in the shape of a Cat, with Glass Eyes and paint decoration suggesting a Tiger Cat. Because the surface of the wood is entirely painted, the type of wood used is not obvious, but the cane is fairly light weight suggesting a softer wood. 33 3/4" to the top of the handle, 35" to the top of the cat's ears. Excellent condition with only very slight surface wear. We accept time payments and quantity discounts...
Cartouche-shaped black marble plaque inset with oval micromosaic panels depicting Roman archaeological scenes (clockwise from upper left): the Coliseum, the Temple of Hercules, the Roman Forum and the Pantheon. Those four panels surround the Doves of Pliny, an image often used in micromosaics, which comes from a Roman floor mosaic at Hadrian’s villa in Tivoli and is believed to be a copy of a lost ancient Greek mosaic at Pergamon described by Pliny the elder...
CONSTANTIN CRISTESCO (French, 1872-1928). "Deux chevaux sautant la barrière",
Bronze with mid brown patina - Signed «Cristesco» Stamped «Susse Fes Edts Paris»
Height: 14 1/2 in. x 13.75 in.
Carved Wooden Top Hat
(Early 20th C., some scratches
12.25” x 10” x 6.75” tall
Hessian Soldier Andirons of cast iron, 19-1/2" H. X 10-1/2" W. X 19" D., American, early 20th Century, stamped "M BIBI/2000/Pat. Pen.". These were the best known pattern of early 19th Century cast iron andirons and it is thought that because the real Hessian Soldiers, who fought against the Colonists during the American Revolution, were so disliked that the Americans enjoyed burning them in effigy in their fireplaces...
Antique Carved Oak Statue of a Monk holding a book and seated on a curved bench. Probably American, circa 1880.
9" x 9" x 14" tall
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
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Wilhelm Engelhard (German, 1813-1902)
"Lorelei" a Bronzed Spelter Sculpture
Signed and Dated in the Cast: "1852"
Wilhelm Englehard trained as a sculptor first in Paris and then in London, In 1839 he became a pupil of Thorwaldsen in Copenhagen and in 1841 a pupil of Schwanthaler in Munich.
Englehard is known for his sculptures of mythological groups, single figures and genre pieces, most often in limestone...
Jean-Baptiste Germain (French 1841-1910)
Known as a sculptor of classical and allegorical figures, Germain was a student of Dumont and Gumery. He worked with his brother Gustave in producing classical and historical statues and groups. Germain exhibited at the Paris Salon from 1866 to 1879 and later at the Salon des Artistes Français where he became an Associate in 1889...
SUSQUEHANNA Antique Company, Inc.
17th Century Italian Carved Wood Carving Of Virgin and Child with Saint Anne. 11 3/4" x 7.5" x 4" deep. Virgin and Child carving. Italian carving, possibly German.
These heavy solid cast brass andirons in the form of anchors have nice details, are in excellent condition and are the only ones we have ever seen of this type. We believe that they date from the 1st half of the 20th Century. Our inventory of andirons includes several other pairs of both brass and cast iron andirons in the form of anchors. 17-1/2" H. X 10" W. X 22" D. We accept time payments and quantity discounts. ** WE GUARANTEE THE AUTHENTICITY OF OUR MERCHANDISE AS REPRESENTED...
Cast iron andirons in the form of Hessian Soldiers, The best-known pattern of early 19th century cast andirons is that of Hessian Soldiers. It is believed that these were inspired by the dislike of the mercenary troops brought here by the British in the American Revolution...