All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #752021
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$125.00
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1910 item #1199566
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
A FINE CAMEROON AFRICAN CARVED WOOD TRIBAL ART DANCE MASK. Probably Bafute. Carved with elongated drooping bulbous cheek bones, protruding eyes, open mouth and carved teeth with white kaolin. The flattened back of head with carved concentric rings. Displayed Height 12 inches (30.5 cm) Wear to mask-no repairs or condition problems
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1900 item #1360297 (stock #0008cp)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $825
Ceramic Portuguese or French Palissy plate. Frog snake lizard and baby turtle in a oval. 1860 to 1887, 8 inches diameter, 2.1/2 inches high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Pre 1900 item #25510 (stock #1815pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$695.00
ca 1940. Male and female. Male has damage on one foot. Spectacular colonial African pieces. ex-private collection. Male 15.75" high, female 17" high. This African art will not exist again; colonial period is over. There is a limited amount of pieces from the colonial period--if like it buy it--it is getting scarcer and scarcer
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Pre 1900 item #96868
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3400.00
A very fine bronze of Mozarts hero from the Barber of Seville-FIGARO-FIGARO-FIGARO--Green verdegris patina--34.5 inches high with 12 by 10 inch base--this is an imposing sculpture of Figaro with his barber basin in late 18th century Spanish dress-weighs around a 100 pounds--no condition problems-cast with lost wax process-finished beautifully-late 19th century--the glorious opera is about love,manners,politics and class-however Figaros name has been used for newspapers,restaurants,and cat food ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Italian : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1232127
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
late 19thc Italian Apothecary jar or abarello-hand thrown-no repairs or condition problems-inside has two color glaze--marks on bottom intentionally obliterated for unknown reason-colors striking-drug it held was POC DE PAPANERA--10.5 inches tall.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Ceramics : Pre AD 1000 item #1280674
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,500
Exceptionally rare Thai Ban Chiang painted pottery jug well before 1000AD--wear to surface but no repairs-- evidence piece was buried-20 inches tall-sturdy
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #25401 (stock #511)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$475.00
Painting, Jungle Scene. Watercolor of Gibbon ape and iguana Signed MATTIE lower right corner. Mattie apparently an Irish herptologist who loved Gibbon Apes. This painting combined both passions.High quality watercolor of subject matter seldom seen Painting is in good condition. matt needs replacement. Bamboo frame ca 1940. This painting really has soul.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1800 item #57154
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$225.00
Spanish colonial rat-tailed spoon--11 inches long and 1.75 inches wide--some say the spoon was used to stir soup or stew and spear meat in the pot--other believe that the spoon was used by the senoritas and senoras as a decorative hair piece used also as sharp weapon to protect themselves from unwanted advances-in either instance it is a functional piece--condition is good-one small rip in the spoon portion -over 200 yrs old
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1970 item #1010826
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1150.00
Puerto Rican oil painting on artist board-painted in 1967 by Julio Cesar dated/signed--23 INCHES BY 15 INCHES--add 2.5 inches for solid mahogany frame made in Puerto Rico-piece could be cleaned-no restorations or condition problems
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #22619 (stock #10436)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1895.00
Painting, Doll in Pink. Signed by Hungarian artist Kemeny. CA 1920. Oil on board.--no condition problems
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : British : Pre 1900 item #263612
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$4200.00
English oil on canvas by William Noble Hardwick 1805-1865-painting of Lyon,France in 1855-piece is signed .dated and titled on back on a label-18 inches by 30 inches-add 2 inches for gilt frame--artist is listed and has sales records--sketch for this painting sold for over 4000.00 USD-painting has been restored-canvas original with small patches--this is a stunning painting with great color and details of a major city in France 150 years ago
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1940 item #65354
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$525.00
Rare hand-colored lithograph made for Wright Aeronautical Corporation copy right 1945--only 500 believed made-signed inside and out side the litho-Frank Lemon--this one is titled --DAUNTLESSES FROM FAR OFF CARRIERS RACE TO BATTLE OF MIDWAY JUNE 1942--some foxing on outer edges-four pin holes from former framing--central image in good condition--colors bright--other aviation works by Lemon on website--size 19 inches by 17 inches
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1209672
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1795.00
rare gilt bronze by listed French sculpture G. Gardet (1863-1939]--Gardet has extensive sales records and is in museums-this sculpture is signed and beautifully mounted on antico rosa marble base that has a bronze plate on bottom-lost wax casting-piece was cast during sculptors life time-small nick on one corner corner of marble base'--no repairs-12 inches by 3 inches-4 inches high--mice working on a snail shell is indeed a rare representation-only in France
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Venetian : Pre 1920 item #1272004
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $350
Fascinating Italian Murano Venetian glass sweet meat bowl-colors are stunning-swans neck serves as handle-swirl glass is strikingly multi colored with gilt overall-may be chips on wings of swam not obvious--6 inches wide and 5.5 inches high--no repairs-
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Pre 1900 item #24802 (stock #270)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$375.00
Chinese Mirror. Bronze. Han dynasty. Depicts "Five Mountains" around central boss. 4.25 in dia.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Austrian : Pre 1900 item #1201845
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$225.00
Watercolor Austrian military parade reviewed by probably an empress standing in open carriage-soldiers line parade ground with officers on horse-ca 1860-minor foxing upper right-mat is fresh-minor damage to frame-a piece of history when the Austrians had a Danubian Empire
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Decorations : Pre 1900 item #974715
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $195
German imperial military bronze with profile of Federick the IInd, the last grand duke of Baden-obverse has words FUR VIERDIENST centered in laurel wreath-silk ribbon has soiling, otherwise no condition problems-early 20thc before WWI