All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1940 item #65575
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
Hand -colored lithograph created by Frank Lemon for the Curtis Aeronautical Corporation copyright 1925--signed--only 500 copies made--this one celebrates the aviation event--LOUIS BIERIOT PASSES THE WHITE CLIFFS OF DOVER IN MAY 1909--minor foxing on the edges--central image bright
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1304378
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $2,850
Superb 19thc French wall carved walnut crucifix-corpus and cross in perfect condition-wear to surface of mounting-carving is by master and piece is museum quality-ca 1870s-impressive size and can work as altar crucifix-40 inches tall by 19 inches wide
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Historical : Pre 1900 item #24353 (stock #1669pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
Signed by Andrieu (famous, listed, medallion maker) Patina bronze center with ormolu rim. 3" diameter. $395.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1920 item #1055281
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$695.00
African hardwood divining stool-Luba tribe-seat supported by caryatids-two male and two females-figures separated by braided fiber dangling palm nuts-so seat rattles when moved-has geometric patters carved into seat-drying cracks-15.25 high-11.5 diameter-sturdy-wear to surface-provenance on request--this stool was used in conjuction throwing shells that divined the future
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #86195
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$275.00
Eight Mason Iron Stone English porcelain butter pats-all matching-no condition problems-3 inch diameter-incised mark as well as stamp indicating they were sold by Richard Briggs-BOSTON--About 100 yrs old-fine detail-strong color-These really have a WASP provenance but lessor mortals are welcome to buy them
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 : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1900 item #1319752
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $495
Well carved South American tropical wood Santo of St Jacinto, the patron saint of farmers-excellent detail -with tin halo-wear to pant except on face which is angelic-ca 1900-fine details-stepped base=no missing parts-13.5 inches high
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 : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1274236
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,395
Rare carved wood articulated Spanish dress-up saint---glass eyes-carving on head and hands exquisite- carving on feet not same quality, because feet were covered by garments-carving pegged ball and socket on limbs--minor scrapes through wear--these sculptures were dressed and carried in processions--32 inches by 12 inches--probably St Joseph
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 : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1081685
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$465.00
English Antique silver plate turkey dome-has removable ornate handle-arm with fist holding flower etched into outside of dome-no condition problems-15 inches long-10.25 inches wide-10 inches high-oval shape-from an age of elegance
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Architectural : Fixtures : Pre 1900 item #36432
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$185.00
Pair gas light sconces converted to electricity--original fluted shades and housings--rewired-no condition problems--8 inches high and comes out from the wall 10.5 inches---brass or bronze with traces of ormolu remaining--shades are very pretty--belle epoch
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1900 item #1056938
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$435.00
Very rare carved wood santo of St Catherine of Egypt.ca 1860 from Uruguay-original paint with some missing-piece is free standing,but at one had a base. There are plenty of paintings depicting this saint, however this is the first santo of her in my possession. the santo carries her attribute, a wheel on which was tortured-sculpture is 9.5 inches tall-the ermine cape is free
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Low Countries : Pottery : Pre 1800 item #734109
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$125.00
Dutch Delft 18thc blue white tile--biblical-Angel Appears to shepherds--5.25 by 5.25 inches- no condition problems
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 : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1940 item #65373
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$525.00
Hand-colored lithograph of WWII aviation event-signed by Frank Lemon--only 500 were made for the Wright Aeronautical Corporation--copy right 1945--19 inches by 17 inches--This is titled ON INDEPENDENCE DAY, HAVOCS SENT ACROSS THE CHANNEL IN THE FIRST AMERICAN RAID OVER EUROPE, JULY 1942--minor foxing on the outer edges--central image excellent condition-colors bright--other aviation works by Lemon on website
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1950 item #113294
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$675.00
Mexican engraving by Frederico Cantu-signed in the engraving as well as in pencil on margin-limited distribution-2 of 7-13.5 inches by 18 inches-add 3 inches for mat and frame-piece is titled-PRIMER PASO A PASTORAL-no condition problems-ex collection of foremost collectors Reba and Dave Williams-exhibition labels on back from Cleveland Museum of Art and American Federation of Art--NYC--Cantu is listed and has sales records--a print maker who was also a famous muralist in Mexico-studied in Spain ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Furnishings : Accessories : Frames : Pre 1910 item #784900
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$150.00