All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #720235
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
18thc German porcelain Meissen Cup and saucer-hand painted-no condition problems or repair--deep saucer is 5.5 inches diameter-cup is 2.5 inches
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1910 item #1298660
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $325
Pair of unusual Chinese Sterling silver salt and pepper shakers in the form of Buddha-marked Sterling-2.75 inches high and 2 inches wide-no condition problems0 ca 1920s-unusual
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : English : Georgian : Pre 1900 item #1303583
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $695
Stunning English papier mache inlay and heavy gilded lap desk-highest quality probably "Brighton Beach "-minor surface wear-has both original ink bottles-14 inches by 10 inches-mother of pearl inlay flower design as well as intense gilding on all sides-- tooled red leather writing surface--ca 1880s
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1360262 (stock #0007cp)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,550
Ceramic, Portuguese Palissy plate. Clams and mussels in oval , 17,1/8 inches diameter , signed. 1860 to 1887
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 : Furnishings : Furniture : Asian : Japanese : Pre 1900 item #795769
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $885
Rare 19thc bamboo Japanese hexagon lacquered tea table-ca 1880s-has four folding shelves that protrude 4 inches over the 21.25 diameter of the table-each shelf is 10 inches by 11 inches-table is 28.25 inches tall-shelves fold in-- mechanisms work well--has basket shaped shelf in center-there is wear to lacquer-table is stable, charming and useful--rare in that most of these tables simple wore out and were scraped
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1910 item #1200626
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
Price on Request
10 inches wide-4 inches deep-6.5 inches wide-signed lost wax casting bronze sculpture by French anamilist Mene who is listed-in museums and has sales records-piece is lost wax casting with brown patina
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1492 item #1133691
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$890.00
This wood sculpture is what remains of a 15thc or earlier Gothic male saint-never has been restored-has extensive insect surface damage and missing parts-the fact that it remains at all is a miracle--it is a haunting piece that shows the ravages of time--here is an example of an item that survived without the tender care of musuems or of savvy collectors-28 inches high--the bugs are dead, dead ,dead
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #357344
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$185.00
Pair of English sterling silver salts and two hallmarked spoons-one cobalt liner missing-2.25 diameter and two inches high--spoons can be sold separately-inquire
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : East European : Pre 1960 item #496752
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1295.00
This is a 20th century expressionist style oil painting on board by by artist Andzej Pinkowski-piece is signed Pinkowski was born and trained in Poland and now resides in the US--painting is intriguing and well painted-frame was made by artist and needs attention--15.5 inches by 15.5 inches-add 3.5 inches for frame-no condition problems-colors deep and strong
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1940 item #65415
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$525.00
Hand-colored lithograph celebrating WWII event signed by Frank Lemon created for the Wright Aeronautical Corporation copy right 1945--it is titled --FROM OUT THE SOUTH PACIFIC HELLDIVERS MAKE THE INITIAL RAID OVER GUAM JULY 1944--19 inches by 17 inches--foxing on outer edges--central image has strong color--other aviation works by Lemon on website--only 500 made
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Architectural : Exterior : Pre 1910 item #82707
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$595.00
You never find cast iron finials this form and size--looks like they came from Aladdins castle or Kremlin turrets or a Tasty Freeze stand-the pair are each 15.5 inches high-have a 5.75 inch square base-original paint has been removed-what remains is traces of rust colored paint--were cast in two pieces and welded together--it took a skilled welder to do the job--about 80 or 90 years old--need paint-make them as exotic as you wish--great doorstops for great doors-heavy
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #25534 (stock #1822pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2700.00
ca 1850. Rare, beautifully designed, handpainted gilt flowers, birds with a celeste blue background. Perfect for fireplace, console or credenza. Heavy porcelain. Marked in heavy deep blue "MA". Possibly Jacob Petit (or one of his pals). 10.5" high x 8" long x 5" wide. Pair
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Pre 1900 item #23627 (stock #1440pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$295.00
Etched and cut glass, 19th century. Two medallions have etched architecturally with buildings; one with word 'Hut' and other with 'Furedi' Also etched grape leaves and grapes. Excellent condition. $295.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Writing : Pre 1900 item #1228816
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
Large German Silvered bronze inkwell-silver shows minor wear-ceramic retort is gone-no repairs-piece comes apart for transport-ca 1860s-very ornate and detailed casting with masks and rich intricate design-inkwell is surmounted by two putti on orbs--this is type of inkwell that was used at important official event signings- e.g.,treaties and surrender documents-11 inches in diameter and 9 inches high=believed to be unique
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 : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Asian : Chinese : Pre 1910 item #437778
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
very delicately made Chinese fern stand-painted hardwood-Mandarin red-stable-can carry heavy piece-nicely carved scrolling near the top all around-white surface condition disappears with furniture oil-overall condition excellent--12 by 12 inch top-44.25 inches tall--ca 1920s-works well in modern or antique interior
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #751485
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$945.00
Very fine bronze sculpture of a 18thc young man--beautifully cast using lost wax process-very -fine detail-brown patina-cast ca 1860-unsigned-no condition problems--books and scroll indicates a literary figure or law giver --heavy-13 inches tall--strikingly. pensively poised