All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Spanish : Pre 1990 item #835461
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $295
Interesting large abstract Spanish watercolor of a women-dated '89 signed Marisol Laureano-bought directly from artist in Spain in 1989-brought to Puerto Rico--minor foxing-new acid free mat-18 inches by 27 inches-add 4.5 inches for broad frame and mat-striking piece
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Ivory : Pre 1980 item #750421
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$695.00
Unusual piece made from dried bone that is varnished--Skeleton sculpture that carries a rake-no condition problems with figure--rake has has three broken teeth--rake is detachable-figure 12 inches tall--20thc-made in Europe
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pre 1900 item #27217 (stock #092)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1850.00
Magnificent Italian majolica vase--120yrs old-15 inches high-5 inhces wide-no condition problems-no marks-nice color--gamboling puttis and Pan masks
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1235670
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
This is one the finest pieces of porcelain I have handled-It is probably French and was bought in Switzerland-no condition problems----it has silver rim and was made in concert with the discovery of The Pharaoh King Tut--in 1922--this piece dates close to that date-TuT Tomb discovery led the Egyptian influence in the Art Deco period--plate is 11 inches diameter-it is depressed to 2 inches deep-not apparent in my photography is that the stunning gold background is filled with embossed hieroglyph...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Pre 1930 item #975886
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $175
Japanese Silver Military decoration of the Order of the Sacred Treasure-has original presentation box-hallmarked or dedicated in Japanese on obverse-full sized-ca 1930 or earlier-minor wear to ribbon and box-no condition problems
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1320939
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $595
Rare antique Dan dance mask-given female figure that surmounts the mask, probably associated with fertility ritual-mask was used-surface shows age and use-complete-striking piece-museum quality-16 inches tall-7 inches wide-4 inches deep
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #178799
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$465.00
Interesting hand-colored French map of South America-dated 1750 with makers name in cartouche-with frame 26 by 21 inches-very minor foxing or discoloration-no tears or repairs-acid free mat on back recently installed-not glued to mat--cartouche has exotic birds and other animals-
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #88628
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$595.00
French dress sword-probably Napoleon III--has original scabbard-highly ornate handle with heads and empire designs--blade is engraved and is of the highest quality--tip is razor sharp-39 inches long and 4 inches wide--superb condition--about 150 years old
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1900 item #1183158
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,950
19thc carved tropical hardwood sculpture of the last supper-it was carved in French Indochina at missionary mission and evetually brought to the US-all carved from one piece of wood-bottom carved out to prevent splitting-no condition problems-although probably inspired by Devinci's last supper, there are marked differences-unique piece-24 inches wide-6 inches deep-10 inches high-
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Pre 1900 item #24617 (stock #1763)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$450.00
Oval paier mache tray, ca 1840, rare sculpture-like painting. Small nicks on edge, otherwise in perfect condition. All handpainted. Beautiful condition. Problably allegorical, symbolizing freedom with the release of the dove. 15.75" x 12" Most likely French Hand painted
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Textiles : Rugs : Pre 1900 item #22742 (stock #10541)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
sold
Rug, Karabagh Armenian. CA 1940. Highly colored with floral design. Measures: 80.5 x 52.5 inches clean
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Pottery : Pre 1910 item #1167235
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$485.00
Stunning French faience plate with armorial design-has motto in French S'ils Te Mordant Les Moralaix [If you bite me, I bite]-small nicks on edges-no repairs-marked under glaze in blue-maker Porquier-well designed with smal ermine tales in small top shield and ship sails-intense color- ca 1900 or earlier-9 inch diameter-hand painted
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 : Fine Art : Sculpture : Stone : Pre 1930 item #1163486
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$875.00
Italian Marble bust of infant-dated 1932 on piece-beautifully carved sculpture to include fine details in eyes and hair. Marble is off white and has brownish turned base that comes off.--16 inches high-7 inches wide-no condition problems or repairs
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Serigraphs : Pre 1980 item #1065137
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
Serigraph Puerto Rican by important Puerto Rican artist Garcia Domingo-signed in pencil by artist-edition 10 of 40-made in 1979-20 by 25.5 inches-add 2.75 inches all around for mat and frame-no condition problems--color still strong
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : East European : Pre 1900 item #264523
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$585.00
Uncertain as to origin-painting is beautifully painted oil on carton-colors are strong and appears to be by a European trained artist-scene is Balkan or Central European--architecture of building appears Roman or it could be a 17th century building by an Italian- examples scattered all over Europe--confounded by language in the signature- appears to be cyrillic- Serbian. Bulgarian or Greek ? - no condition problems -recently cleaned-17.5 inches by 14 inches-charming painting of mysterious origin...
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Accessories : Pre 1900 item #414781
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$385.00
Well constructed iron mask-interesting design--seems to have its own spirit apart from its intended use-doubt it was used for foil, epee or saber fencing-gapes in front screen appear too large for protection-most likely Japanese martial arts helmet-- used in contests where sticks are used to do battle--helmet is exceptionally well made-heavy--can sustain blows- with internal side and head pads-straps on back should be replaced if you want use it in battle-15 inches high- 7.5 inches deep and 7.5...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1289008
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,395
Pr Russian silver spice towers--both with Star of David footed bases with varying Klezmer band figures, Torah and a Jew at prayer, leading up to globe form hinged boxes with inlaid cabochons to lid. With assay master's mark of AA 1894 for Anatoly Apollonovich Artsybashev, 84, an unidentified city mark, and an unidentified maker's mark. Total approx. weight of two items is 3.56 troy oz. . Dimensions: 3.5" h. Condition: With light surface scratches, and minor dints/dings. These pieces symbolize i...