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All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1700 item #1240641
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
Rare Dutch hand-colored engraving of European explorer greeted as hero by Caribbean Indians waving palm branches-from book page-7.5 inches by 12.5 inches-image is 6.5 inches by 5 inches-colors strong-condition good
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1072654
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
Price on Request
Black Forest Carved hardwood deer head with real antlers --German or Austrian-mounted on carved wood plaque that has partial polychrome gilt Edelweiss flowers-deer head has carved acorns on each side of it mouth-no condition problems-20 inches high-11 inches wide-6.5 inches deep-
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1970 item #1168261
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
Puerto Rican lithography Poster 1963 by Rafael N. Rivera Garcia signed in the poster-minor staining bottom edge-19 inches by 26 inches-framed
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Copper : Pre 1900 item #483189
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
Element of rum still from St Croix, Virgin Islands-one big piece of copper-upside down use as table--right side up as a planter-still has some old piping-copper oxidized, but can be cleaned-unusual form that can be adapted for all kinds of things-- way past its capability to make rum--19th century--sturdy,heavy copper-25 inches high by 33 inches at bottom and 21.50 inch at the top opening--dare you to find another
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : East European : Pre 1900 item #41472
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1650.00
Painting is from Austrian-Hungarian empire--about 1870--is oil on canvas-has been relined--it is 24 inches wide x15.5 inches high with a 2.5 inch frame--unsigned--well painted and composed--background certainly has Barbazion school influence--significance of painting is unknown--a Hassidic folktale depicted? Somebody poking fun at the equestrian capabilities of the rider? The dog going after the horse and rider really makes the painting comical--not for the fox hunting crowd--this is a rare scen...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #22411
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$12,750.00
Painting, "Apres La Danse". Oil on canvas. French. ca 1930. Signed: Yves Diey. 181 Rue de Courcelles, Paris. 44" h x 57" w. Listed Benezeit orignal frame--white paint stressed over gold leaf This is a large painting. Artist alledgedly painted the model over and over again This is probably one of his largest works. Fine quality--painted before WWII Lovely lady. I would buy her a drink anytime.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1360266 (stock #0006cp)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $975
Ceramic, Portuguese Palissy plate. Lobster and clams in a oval. 1860 to 1887 13 inches diameter.
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pen : Pre 1950 item #120040
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$145.00
very colorful American fashion ink and watercolor drawing of a lady in a red dress accented with green-image is 5 inches by 11 inches-framed 9 inches by 16 inches-no condition problems--ladies wear this stunning outfit and you will be noticed--dress for a movie star--30s or 40s
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #23609 (stock #1432pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Marked 'Bidenbach' (Bohemian), circa 1860. Putti motif. Minor wear to color near base. pair no condition problems
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1125253
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Splendid Rose Medallion vase-ca 1860s or earlier-minor wear to gold dragons-no repairs-crisp decorations-10 inches high
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Tabletop : Candelabra : Pre 1837 VR item #798346
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,050
Rare collection of four matching Spanish Colonial hand-turned polychrome pricket candlesticks--probably from altar-hardwood-marblelized color added later than original date of 1840s--my guess is that they are Brazilian- tripodal feet on triangular base-14 inches high to include iron pricket-on 4.25 inch base-no condition problems
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Spanish : Pottery : Pre 1700 item #464479
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Very colorful late 18thc or early 19thc Spanish glazed terra cotta bowl-11.25 inch diameter and 2.5 inches deep-piece is hand painted-sides have lobes-colors and design striking- minor knicks to edges of glaze on rim-no repairs
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1800 item #1302433
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $725
Spanish Colonial 18thc carved wood dress-up saint of St Vincent Ferrer-who was the first and most famous brimstone and fire preacher-he carries a bible or book of gospels in his hand-has monks haircut, glass eyes-surface is blackened by candle smoke i-arms move and piece comes off base-24 inches high-every preacher needs him for inspiration--REPENT AND DIE
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pre 1900 item #23271 (stock #1299pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$185.00
Delicately made. Glazed terra cotta, Marked on bottom "M Italy", circa 1930. Sold as a set. $185.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Sconces : Pre 1900 item #741326
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$985.00
lovely pair of gilt bronze double crystal sconces-shades are etched--possibly pieces were formally gas or kerosene-no condition problems-17 inches across-8 inches high-comes out 9 inches from the wall --Have another double pair and a single that are sold separately.--beautiful pieces-ca 1900 or earlier
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1900 item #22832 (stock #1076pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1150.00
Silver, cut glass, and etched, 3 glasses 7 inch high, one glass 8 inch high. Excellent condition, one glass with minor chip on rim. Rare glass and silver combination, marked, putti and dolphin motifs set of -1860s-rare
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Venetian : Pre 1920 item #1271994
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $375
Delightful Italian Venetian Murano glass sweet meat dish with swan motif-no repairs or condition problems--5.25 high and 5 inches wide-
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Italian : Pre 1900 item #25497 (stock #1810pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$695.00
Painting on vellum of Madonna and child. Painting is set into richly gilt thread, embroidered background. Has early frame and the picture is held in place by an early wood panel. 9" x 11". Good condition. May be a reliquary with Saints fragment embedded in backing?