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All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : S. America : Pre 1900 item #34238
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1250.00
Splendid English colonial oil on canvas of Episcopal Cathedral in Antigua, West Indies --good size-27.5 inches x 25 inches--painting has been restored and relined-stretchers are original 19th century ca 1870--there are two figures-one appears to be clergy--the other is probably a bum--very good quality-strong colors--excellent--church is made mainly of timber and stands today -unsigned -nicely framed not shown---This is the Cathedral Of St John the Divine--it was finished in 1847--it is a stunn...
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pen : Pre 1980 item #778594
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$950.00
Very interesting colored ink or pencil abstract drawing by American artist-signed Kahler 81 lower right hand side--has been locked in a trust until 2008-info on back indicated from Capricorn Gallery-Philip Desind Living Trust-Barbra Desind Kerman Trustee--no condition problems or fading-framed under glass--29 inches by 19 inches-add 2 inches for clean mat and oak frame--a striking work of art that took much time, skill and patience to create
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Historical : Pre 1920 item #672871
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
My knowledge of naval architecture is limited , but my guess is this ship model is North African or Mediterranean style--it has a hand carved hull-good condition-couple port hole insets missing--made in the 1930s and restored later-sails and rigging are newer than hull--26 inches high with woven basket crows nest-20 inches wide-has elaborate rudder system and a strange device on prow mast--unusual design
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $495
Early 19thc pedestal mantel clock-inlaid wood-pedestals have ormolu bronze fittings on top and bottom of four Corinthian columns-17 inches high 9 inches wide and 5.25 inches deep-works marked-no key-working condition unknown-sold as is-has richly cast pendulum-minor wear to bronze fittings
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1700 item #1249908
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $895
Pair 17thc large Flemish glazed green stove tiles--Baroque with raised figures and margins-minor nicks-no repairs-11.5 inches square-strong color-rare
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1900 item #1248110
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$350.00
19thc retablo on tin of the Holy Family-minor losses to surface--has modern tin frame with overall 17 inches by 14 inches--hard to find image
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Italian : Pre 1970 item #638194
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$595.00
This neoclassical watercolor by Italian artist Giovani Gallo-signed-dated 1961-on bottom left hand side is written-Pompei amorini orifici la gitiza--watercolor inspired by painting at Pompei-subject is cupid's forge--was probaly a frieze--
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pre 1900 item #1291769
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $360
Large marked English ironstone flow blue platter-13 inches by 17 inches--has Mexican motif with fountains--no repairs or condition problems--1860s
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Iron : Pre 1940 item #437753
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$7875.00
This iron sculpture belongs in the Guggenhiem Museum--believed to be inspired by a WWII naval anti aircraft deck gun-was made in the 1940s--composed of welded iron parts from assorted objects, all of which appear vintage--big piece--55 inches wide 33 inches deep and 58 inches high-on casters and gun tilts-very special piece-if you are bold, place in center of the living room-not for hen pecked husband--one of a kind-composed by skilled craftsman--had to take close to year to create--no condition...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1291940
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $145
Two sterling silver Reed & Barton sauce ladles each a different size-one is 6.5 inches and the other is 5.5 inches- marked-classic rose pattern-no condition problems
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : British : Pre 1800 item #690003
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$995.00
Striking oil on silk 18thc English familiy crest vividly painted on silk-framed with oak back-some dicolor on silk background and minor tear--does not impact in anyway cetral crest--great detial--very decorative--19.5 wide by 22.5 high--add an inch for decent frame-- under glass and perserved
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Tabletop : Candelabra : Pre 1900 item #1244471
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3200.00
Rare pair of Bronze ormolu silver candelabra--made up of two Italian 16thc style military figures, one with sword the other with mace surmounted by candelabra each with six candle holders--soldiers clad in silver and gold armor-bobeches drilled for lights, but currently not electrifide--on stepped black marble bases--24 inches high-12 inches wide-6 inches deep-magnificent pair--needs cleaning-no repairs
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : Pre 1930 item #409889
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
Stunning pastel oval painting by American listed painter Louis Lyons Heustis-1865-1951---19.5 inches by 15,25 inches-with gold leaf frame overall 23.5 inches by 19.25 inches--no condition problems-bright colors-- a beautiful woman in the Art Deco period-Gibson Girl look-
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Decorations : Pre 1900 item #23490 (stock #1395pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$95.00
Puente San Pago, ca 1909. Pablo Murillo. One side has profile bust, and on other, a damaged bridge impressed. $95
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1286385
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $325
18thc French engraved map dtd 1782 by French map maker M Bonne of Puerto Rico and Santo Domingo-13 inches by 9.5 inches--add 2.5 inches all around for mat and frame-no condition problems
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1196631
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$285.00
"Tabula Geographica totam Borussiam ut et Districtum Notecensem exhibens", by Homanniani Heredes, ca. 1773-19-7/8" x 22-3/8" sheet size-foxing-wrinkles--this is a rare map of the Prussian-Polish-Russian part of 18thc Central Europe-from atlas
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Italian : Pre 1800 item #1290586
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,495
Pair of old master oil paintings-18thc bird paintings--these birds were considered game birds at the time and sought as as food-on hard wood panels-no condition problems-frames are later but appropriate for Italian paintings-8 inches by 6 inches--add 2.5 inches all around for fine frame and gilt wood liner
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Rugs : Pre 1900 item #22750 (stock #10543)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1500.00
Rug, Karabagh Armenian. CA 1940. Highly colored with floral design. Measures: 89 x 46.5 inches