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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1292284
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $395
Eight beautifully decorated English Minton 9 inch luncheon plates with bird of paradise center design surrounded by unusual green and flowered borders-no chips or repairs-marked with makers mark as well as indented mark--first class porcelain by famous maker
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1970 item #1295439
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,100
TAPIES, Antoni, (Spanish, 1923-2012): Cartel Nocturnal, lithography, 29 3/4'' x 21 3/4'', signed lower right, marked PA lower left, unframed, Sala Gaspar watermark lower right. CONDITION: no problems-freshly framed and matted Signed artist proof-with frame 28.5 by 37 inches-Tapies was famous in last half of 20thc and is in museums with sales records--considered a major modernist
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : East European : Pre 1920 item #68177
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1650.00
Stunning impressionist painting of baroque church somewhere in the Czechoslovak lands --painted signed and dated 1920 by Jaramir Leidel--on artist board 22inches by 29.25 inches--add 3 inches for finely carved wood and silver and gilt frame---painting captures the interior of a richly decorated Catholic church in the heart of central Europe--you can smell the candle wax and incense -- hear the tinkling of the altar bells
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : French : Pre 1800 item #1267804
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $2,950
Rare 18thc French allegorical classical painting on large wood panel-32.50 by 22.25-add 1.75 inches for specially fitted carved wood gold leaf frame--piece has been cradled-small cracks on painting easily restored--unsigned-beautiful academic painting
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1920 item #67324
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1295.00
Oil on board-art deco theme--peacock and Japanese vase still life-by American listed artist Walter Granville Smith--1870-1938--sales records--no condition problems--very nice colors--cannot go wrong if you like Japanese bronze vases and peacocks--gilt frame--painting is ca 1920-signed-size 13.5 by 9.5 inches-add another inch for frame
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #22322 (stock #10014)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$38000.00
Painting, Barbizon School Still Life. Oil on canvas depicting stream and marsh in foreground with sheep grazing in field behind. Artist unknown. First class academic painting. Relined 47" h x 84" w.--has fine gilt frame
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Lamps : Pre 1900 item #553216
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$795.00
Very fine iron and brass floor lamp-probably a piano lamp- 50 inches high 16 inch base- oil retort is 8 inches in diameter--2 inch mouth for shade--this a heavy based lamp that cannot be knocked over by a pet or wind--need shade, wick and oil-otherwise no condition problem-over 100 years old--probably European origin
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1900 item #25298 (stock #496)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$250.00
Silver Figurine, Chinese. Coolie with cart. Marked. 3.75 in long x 1.5 in deep x 2.5 in high. #22-99
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Pre 1900 item #22389 (stock #1009PR)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
German 19th century cut crystal stein with porcelain and pewter, initials A.M. on the pewter part. Top depicts the 19th century Munich Opera House before it was destroyed and replaced by another opera house-- excellent condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1700 item #517692
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$850.00
Unusual carved polychrome Spanish kneeling creche figure--8.5 inches high--excellent condition -good ptina-has a forged nail in back-wood is pine--over 300 years old--certainly baroque period
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1081688
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
Antique English silver plated turkey dome-has ornate removable handle- elaborate crest is etched on outside with motto in Latin FACIT TENUS-no condition problems-round shap with fluted edges -9 inches diameter
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Maritime : Pre 1900 item #810596
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $650
Rare antique Scotch Compass -1900 or earlier-in brass housing-no condition problems-clean piece-diameter 10.5 with mounting ring 12 inches-6 inches deep-no condition problem-compass floats-marked on face- Christies & Wilson--Glascow-
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Architectural : Decorations : Pre 1700 item #776435
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $2,350
Superbly carved wood gilt 17thc architectural element--has twin putti heads-minor losses to carving and gilt-hand forged nails used to reinforce-perhaps later--element appears to be the top section of larger piece--orb was a design feature--no evidence that orb was decorated except with color--fascinating object-25 inches high-18.5 wide --7 inches deep.--rare
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Tabletop : Candelabra : Pre 1837 VR item #1138482
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1750.00
Early 19thc French bronze ormolu five-light candelabra-never electrified--has full body putti component as well as what appears to be French Severe porcelain tablet of putti---minor wear to gilding-no repairs-20 inches high 10 inch diameter-6 inch depth- detailed lost wax casting on figure and all candelabra elements
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Stone : Pre 1930 item #1070932
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $495
Italian Florentine Petra Dura crucifix composed of colored marble pieces formed into figure-4 inches by 6 inches-add 3.5 inches for gilt frame with filet-fine craftsmanship-no condition problems
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Neo-Classical : Pre 1900 item #1094689
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1150.00
rare Neo Classical Italian ottoman-carved, polychrome gold-leafed trimmed-ca 1860s-20 inches by 18 inches and 19 inches high-recently covered-hard to find-no condition problems-sturdy construction
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Near Eastern : Ceramics : Pre 1800 item #1097024
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
Rare pair 18thc Persian Qjar vases-long neck-probably for libation during Shiite ceremonies-each has different birds and design but with same color matrix-15.5 inches high and 6 inch diameter-condition is good with irregularities in kiln glazing-brought to Puerto Rico by ayatolla-in one family for years
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1837 VR item #1210736
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$995.00
Large carved wood polychrome Crucifix Corpus-ca 1800 or earlier-probably Germanic based on hollowed out back to prevent splitting-piece has been repainted-there is hairline on left arm-high quality carving by master-piece is complete and all original-29 inches by 25 inches