All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Wood : Pre 1492 item #1133691
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$890.00
This wood sculpture is what remains of a 15thc or earlier Gothic male saint-never has been restored-has extensive insect surface damage and missing parts-the fact that it remains at all is a miracle--it is a haunting piece that shows the ravages of time--here is an example of an item that survived without the tender care of musuems or of savvy collectors-28 inches high--the bugs are dead, dead ,dead
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : Pre Columbian : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1262879
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,200
Large pre Colombian Mexican Nayarit seated female figure-14 inches high by 7 inches wide-surface wear along with minor mineral encrusted sections-based on surface and scent piece appears to have been buried at one time-
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Pre 1900 item #1359948 (stock #0001ic)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $2,750
17,5 by15 inches Russian icon circa 1860 of Saint John the Baptist contemplating the body of Christ. Painted encaustic or egg tempera on gold leaf on wooden panel.
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 : Low Countries : Pre 1800 item #493215
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$825.00
Nine beautiful 18th Delft titles mounted--floral design--appropriate and interesting frame--each tile 5.5 inches-overall 16.75 by 17 inches---easily dismounted from frame--fine presentation with aubergine geometric tile in center-no condition problems
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1970 item #1295433
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $980
TAPIES, Antoni, (Spanish, 1923-2012): Lithograph, 16 3/4'' x 24 1/4'', pencil signed lower right, numbered 83/150 lower left with fresh mat and frame 22 inches by 51 inches Tapies was famous for his work in the last half of 20thc-in museums-listed with sales. No condition problem s -artist major force in modernist school .
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1910 item #1300613
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $425
Chinese Republic military dagger-grip is composed of bronze over shell-no scabbard-stains to blade with some signs of oxidation on grip-dagger is complete-15 inches long
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Maritime : Pre 1900 item #22955 (stock #1117pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$196.00
Pair of 18th century French engravings, one signed "Le recontre" and the other " "La flotte" 13.5 inch x 10.5 inch frames. Ship motif
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #24508 (stock #1727pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
By Strindberg (listed Swedish sculptor), dated "40" (1940) "Svenska draghundklubben". Otto Meyers appears to be the founder. Also in bold Swedish text " Viribus conjvnetis per silvas ad montes" The bronze plaque has been laid down on a brass plate that has been dedicated to "Till Hjalmar Ohrstedt for fortjanstfuitt arbete till draghundsportens framjande." Dare you to find another! Dogsledding is not an everyday thing, except maybe in Alaska, and that's not especially a center for antiques. Th...
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 : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #22453 (stock #10340)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$275.00
Bronze Roundel. Mark Antonio. 8.75 inch dia.---Italian-1880s--probably grand tour piece--very nice neo-classic piece-put on a stand or mount it--According to Shakesphere-Jules Ceasar said as he succumbed to stab wounds by his assassins--Mark Antoneys blow was the unkindest cut of all--good quality casting-sharp profile
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #601120
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$725.00
Unusual compendium Islamic camel bone inlaid wood cabinet box--two doors open to reveal 9 drawers--design is unique as it stays from normal Islamic geometric designs with a swan crest and four swans inlaid on top --probably made for Christan Arabic family-or European-definitely Islamic-bought in Damascus. ca 1900--except for one wood pull on front door, excellent condition-wood is hardwood-14.5 wide-10.75 deep and 12 inches high-rare, decorative and useful
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 : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1291940
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $145
Two sterling silver Reed & Barton sauce ladles each a different size-one is 6.5 inches and the other is 5.5 inches- marked-classic rose pattern-no condition problems
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Clay : Pre 1910 item #1297820
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $890
Signed Pigalle Italian terracotta sculpture of cupid or putti with bird-13.5 inches by 9 inches by 16 inches high-hand carved before fired-ca 1900-wing of bird repaired-high quality sculpture
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #22760 (stock #10550)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$4800.00
Dummy Boards, Regency. CA 1840. Both decorative and useful for home defense by giving impression someone was at home around the fire. Lady 44.5 high x 14 in wide. Gentleman 40.5 high x 14 in wide These are of the period,solid pieces of sturdy construction-solid beautifully painted wood close to an inch thick
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1940 item #1289784
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $675
Italian lithography by famous modernist artist Giorgio de Chirico-1888-1978--piece is after 1939 when he changed style from Surrealism to what he called Neo Baroque-signed in lithograph as well in pencil on lower right hand side margin--edition number in lower left side margin in pencil 25/86-18.5 by 27 inches-add 1.5 inches all around-ignore shadow on left hand bottom-not examined out of frame
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Handiwork : Pre 1910 item #1146430
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$250.00
Finely woven fiber basket from the Amazon tribe Yanomami located on the Venezuela/Columbian border area-it has a monkey design center in a geometric field-no condition problems-design is evident on undeside as well as inside-10 inch diameter--.75 inches deep-from missionary collection