All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Pre 1900 item #24203 (stock #1605pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
8" diameter plate with crucifiction scene. Two minor chips on rim. Some crazing. Minor condition problems when considering age. $395.
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 : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1940 item #65673
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$525.00
Hand-painted lithograph by Frank Lemon created for Curtis Aeronautical Corporation-copy right 1945-signed --only 500 copies made-19 by 17 inches-this one celebrates the the aviation event--LONG A PACIFIC MYSTERY, THE SECRET NAVAL BASE AT TURK IS HIT BY AVENGERS FEBRUARY 1944-foxing at edges-central image has strong colors--other aviation works by F Lemon on website
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Pre 1900 item #25547 (stock #1825pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$425.00
Amber cut to clear; grape and geometric design. Deep cuts, no condition problems. Ca 1930 (or earlier). 11.5" high
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $495
Early 19thc pedestal mantel clock-inlaid wood-pedestals have ormolu bronze fittings on top and bottom of four Corinthian columns-17 inches high 9 inches wide and 5.25 inches deep-works marked-no key-working condition unknown-sold as is-has richly cast pendulum-minor wear to bronze fittings
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1930 item #1303236
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $475
Civil wars are always bloody, filled with war crimes on both sides, never impersonal and the Spanish Civil War fought in the 1930s was no exception-Nationalists versus Republicans or AKA Fascists versus Communists fought no holds barred- battles that ended with the fall of Madrid to the Nationalists--on surrender over 200,000 POWs were eventually killed-this lithograph represents Republican civilian suffering in the conflict, -dedicated lower left side HOMENJE A MADRID 7 NOVEMBRE 1936 2 NOVEMBRE...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : Pre 1930 item #409889
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
Stunning pastel oval painting by American listed painter Louis Lyons Heustis-1865-1951---19.5 inches by 15,25 inches-with gold leaf frame overall 23.5 inches by 19.25 inches--no condition problems-bright colors-- a beautiful woman in the Art Deco period-Gibson Girl look-
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 : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1110789
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$650.00
Bronze rondel celebrating the 500th year of Columbus 's discovery of Amwrica-signed Tonelli and dated 1892-from the Chicago Columbian Exhibition 1893-has American shield and flag-scenes from the Columbus epic-fair exhbit halls with large bust bas relief of Columbus in the center-16.5 inches in diameter-fine brown patina-no condition problems
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1286385
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $325
18thc French engraved map dtd 1782 by French map maker M Bonne of Puerto Rico and Santo Domingo-13 inches by 9.5 inches--add 2.5 inches all around for mat and frame-no condition problems
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1837 VR item #1210736
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$995.00
Large carved wood polychrome Crucifix Corpus-ca 1800 or earlier-probably Germanic based on hollowed out back to prevent splitting-piece has been repainted-there is hairline on left arm-high quality carving by master-piece is complete and all original-29 inches by 25 inches
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Charcoal : Pre 1980 item #1283069
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $895
Mexican charcoal and gouache drawing of Mexican cowboys herding cattle by listed Mexican artist Oscar Bernal--modernist painting probably done in the 1970s --no condition problems--period frame with minor nicks-15 inches by 13 inches-add 5 inches all around for mat and frame-painting well conveys the action of cattle herdind
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Ceiling Fixtures : Pre 1910 item #137030
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$4200.00
French cut crystal chandelier with gilt bronze elements-neo classical with gilt bronze anthemions at top and guilloche designs on bronze center band--56 inch drop and 24 inch diameter--perfect for hallway although previous owner had it over his dinning table--bronze elements need cleaning---crystals in good shape-10 lights-operating condition-over 50 years old
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #720235
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
18thc German porcelain Meissen Cup and saucer-hand painted-no condition problems or repair--deep saucer is 5.5 inches diameter-cup is 2.5 inches
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1125687
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$675.00
Chinese Rose Medallion porcelain bowl-ca 1860s or earlier-no condition problems-no repairs-colors strong-drawing crisp-four different drawings on sides-edges scalloped-10 inches diameter-5 inches tall-.rare piece
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--
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 2000 item #1283072
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $2,950
Important Puerto Rican lithography by famous listed local artist Augusto Marin- signed in pencil on margin, dated 1999, titled Dilemma with limited edition 82/185 -- 26 inches wide by 23 inches high--has spectacular gilt frame with gilt filet--add 7.5 inches all around for amazing frame and mat-no condition problems or repairs.
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