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 : Spanish : Pre 1700 item #1292029
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,500
Spanish 16thc Hispano Moresque bowl-13.6 inches diameter and 3 inches deep-bowl has been repaired with old staples but most of glaze remains-has hooks for hanging
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : French : Pre 1900 item #154641
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1760.00
Very classy impressionist landscape painting by Belgium painter Raphael Dubois-born in 1888--artist is listed-has sales records-painting is signed lower right hand side-unframed-needs cleaning-no restorations or relining-oil on canvas-great color and style--painted in first quarter 20th century--19.5 inches by 18.5 inches
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$850.00
Striking representation of St Anthony hardwood Santo--Spanish Colonial -probably Mexican or Central American-12.25 high-unusual to find St Anthony with a cross in one hand and infant in the other.--damage to infants feet otherwise in good condition--charming piece.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #24220 (stock #161)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$7800.00
19th c. bronze titled "Lioness on the Move". Signed: T. Cartier. Listed in Benezit. Lost wax process. Excellent condition. Antique marble base not attached. A powerful sculpture. 17" h x 24" w x 9" d.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1174844
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3900.00
Magnificent 19thc French porcelain table vase that is trimmed in bronze-bronze rim, acanthus bronze handles, set on bronze tripodal griffin base-marked red in glaze with date on on bottom{1889 ?-no condition problems or repairs-- has beautiful design on porcelain of flowers, birds and urns-28 inches high by 15.5 diameter-with handles 17.5 inches wide-one of a kind-museum quality
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Shelves : Pre 1910 item #858625
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $775
Rare hardwood East Indian wall shelf-has architectural elements reflecting East Indian motifs-well carved-gilt paint-30 inches high-24 inches wide and 6 inches deep-no condition problems-ca 1900-probably teak
All Items : Artists : Paintings : Pre 1970 item #1359906 (stock #00001pt)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $3,200
Painted oil on canvas around 1960 by the famous American artist Allan Mc Curdy. The paint has approximately 1 inch visible damages on the left and bottom side. The painting was recently framed. Size with the frame 42 by 31 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Venetian : Pre 1910 item #1287801
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $325
Spectacular Venetian iridescent glass ewer-no repairs or condition problems-large size 14 inches tall--great color and design
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Tabletop : Candlesticks : Pre 1900 item #375529
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$975.00
Two Russian solid brass candlesticks-not a pair -both figural-- made by same hand and feature a muzhik as a central figure-ca 1860s-pieces come apart and were cast in pieces and screw together-one 9 inches tall with 3.75 inch diameter-- the other 10 inches tall with 4.75 inch diameter--no condition problems or repairs
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1960 item #1249939
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $65
Scottish faux Dirk--this piece is designed as decorative--it is well designed with Celtic knots and leather scabbard-handle has small jade fist decoration grasping a cross of St Andrew-it may have been designed for a female auxiliaray or for burial by frugal Scotts who did not want to waste a good weapon at a burial or there may be there is a new breed of politically correct Scot who eschews carrying a blade in his sock--8.5 inches long--it will not even cut butter--20thc
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Architectural : Decorations : Pre 1920 item #865205
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,895
This is a functional architectural Victorian bird cage-it has a tray that can be removed for cleaning -four separate hinged doors to enter the cage-top cupola comes off for transport and cage lifts off table-like stand-large steeple tip missing-nine of the smaller steeple tops have minor tip damage--minor rust on wire elements-- over all condition is good considering age and detailed composition--piece is assembled and cut from solid teak--first quarter 20thc-20.5 inches square-65.5 inches high...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Pre 1900 item #627853
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2575.00
A striking mysterious 19thc oil on canvas of the parade of civilizations or to some the Apocalypse--painting is European-tightly executed portraying different epochs in history to include biblical--animals gathering for Noahs Ark, ruins of Greek temples, Stonehenge, Roman Legions on the march and pyramids--painting relined and restored-original stretchers-excellent condition-unframed-14 inches by 18.5 inches--unusual--ca 1810
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1920 item #1294947
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $495
. Large Brazilian penca de balangandans comprised of 6 various charms including grapes, cashew fruit, guava or orange, cacao, and pomegranate - each charm or talisman representing protection, fertility, relief from sorrow, etc. Penca is suspended from a long chain which was typically worn around the waist. silver on copper. . Dimensions: grapes - 4.675" h; cacao - 4.25" h. Condition: Some wear to silver. copper chain included
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #76997
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$295.00
Elaborately decorated Chinese Mandarin palette pictorial plate--center design focuses on precious objects--for extra measure a dragon is included-very colorful-9.5 inches-no condition problems-about 170 yrs old
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Decorations : Pre 1900 item #23482 (stock #1390pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$575.00
Original presentation box with Paris address. Silver and enamel, silver crest in center, Order of Trujillo, dated 1938, Congreso Nacional, excellent condition. $575.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Continental : Pre 1900 item #50199
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$8500.00
Strong imposing handmade wrought iron console--uncertain of origin --maybe Italian or Spanish or even antique Egyptian--Thick marble top with doves breast carving on the edge-92 inches long--44 inches high and 26 inches deep--it is indestructible--the iron could take on a head on crash from a locomotive and destroy the locomotive--iron is very heavy gauge--had a iron maker craftsman tell me it would take two men over three months to make it apart from design consideration--has a basket filled w...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Italian : Pre 1900 item #1052123
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$650.00
Italian 19thc oil on artist board of rural landscape-impressionist-from Venezuelan collection recently brought to Puerto Rico-artist board has part of Italian label-unsigned-painting needs cleaning as part of varnish discolored-charming academically executed painting-ca 1890s-old frame-new mat-22.5 by 17-add 3.5 inches for frame and mat-very nice painting from important house in Caracas