All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Italian : Pre 1970 item #638194
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$595.00
This neoclassical watercolor by Italian artist Giovani Gallo-signed-dated 1961-on bottom left hand side is written-Pompei amorini orifici la gitiza--watercolor inspired by painting at Pompei-subject is cupid's forge--was probaly a frieze--
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 : 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 : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1990 item #1228345
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$950.00
20thc neo classic bronze Italian bas relief and incised plaque--by listed artist Nicola Lazzari-dated 1984--beautifully cast with gamboling puttis and neo classical motifs-titled IN VIGNAL FESTINA LENTE--founder appears to be G Martino-15.5 inches by 16.5 inches-use inside or outside-designed with cast frame
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1970 item #1168245
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$175.00
Puerto Rican lithography signed in pencil Andy Busco 1975-edition nr 4/10- 10 inches by 10 inches-add 3.5 inches for frame and mat-foxing
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Tabletop : Candelabra : Pre 1837 VR item #798346
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,050
Rare collection of four matching Spanish Colonial hand-turned polychrome pricket candlesticks--probably from altar-hardwood-marblelized color added later than original date of 1840s--my guess is that they are Brazilian- tripodal feet on triangular base-14 inches high to include iron pricket-on 4.25 inch base-no condition problems
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #357581
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$85.00
Pair ornate French silver salts-marked- ca 1880s-no liners-no condition problems-2.5 inches length-2 inches wide and 1.5 inches high
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Enamel : Pre 1900 item #1247744
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$890.00
Superb pair of Japanese bronze Zogan Jippa vases--enamel surface with interesting designs with winged motifs-dragon handles-12 inches tall-no condition problems or repairs--every Shogan needs a pair--stunning pieces
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1291947
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $50
rare Reed & Barton Sterling silver scoop-marked classic rose pattern-6 inches long-no condition problems
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Pre 1950 item #804540
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $295
Danish oil on board of European town square with obelisk monument--one of many paintings that have been in storage for over 40 years in Puerto Rico--belonged to estate where owners lived in Denmark for years-very fine painting-1940s modern-no condition problems-11.5 inches by 16 inches-striking painting with warm colors--signed with initials PLI
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : French : Pre 1900 item #905904
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $5,400
Well painted Orientalist French oil on canvas of North African village -signed Hannaux dated 93--27 inches by 21 inches-add 2 inches for what appear early 20th frame-recently cleaned and restored professionally-there are two listed Hannaux-one is a sculptor, the other artist --painting is certainly impressionist French school in the late 19thc-canvas shows appropriate age-very fine painting with subtle impasto and short brush strokes-strong colors
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 : Fine Art : Prints : Etchings : Pre 1837 VR item #1118950
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$225.00
Rare English 19thc etching of of satire from the work of English artist/engraver Thomas Landseer {1725-1889 } Etching was made in 1827.It bears press indentations on the edge of image-minor foxing on margins but not in image-has printed text on the base of image describing satire-no tears or holes-unframed-11 inches by 15 inches inches.Artist is listed and difficult to find
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1081729
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$250.00
Six sterling silver demitasse spoons with vermiel-marked Denmark sterling silver-has box-there are three designs on handles-repeated on two spoons each-no condition problems-box original-each spoon is 4 inches
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 : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Tabletop : Candlesticks : Pre 1900 item #620511
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
Pair of American cut glass peg lamps--designed to fit into candle holders or sticks--Polish candlesticks shown here are for demonstration only and not included in purchase price-no shades-lamps are in excellent condition with new wicks.--lamps marked-7.5 inches high without shades--ca 1890s
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 : 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...