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All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : German : Pre 1900 item #1290860
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $995
This hand painted piece was used architecturally in a opera theater, cinema or German steamship lounge-ca 1900 or earlier-painted on heavy compound base- ravens and side male and female figures are raised-top is crenelated to impart castle battlement-51 inches high-23 inches wide .75 inches deep==from Wagnerian opera-no condition problems
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : S. America : Pre 1700 item #1087567
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$6500.00
Spanish Colonial oil on canvas of St Francis of Assisi receiving the stigmata--one of the most venerated saints-patron saint of animals and the environment-founder of the Franciscan order-17thc Cuzco School Greater Peru now Bolivia-painting was relined 50-60 years ago-needs cleaning--from important Puerto Rican estate-39.25 inches by 32 inches-add 3.5 inches for gilt frame-rare piece-museum quality-real-authentic
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : French : Pre 1800 item #1267804
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $2,950
Rare 18thc French allegorical classical painting on large wood panel-32.50 by 22.25-add 1.75 inches for specially fitted carved wood gold leaf frame--piece has been cradled-small cracks on painting easily restored--unsigned-beautiful academic painting
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Russian : Pre 1960 item #1262394
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $650
striking Russian Socialist realism portriat of a Soviet soldier who fought at Stalingrad named Piotr Kuzmitch Grigorenko=painter is A.A. Prokopenko-painted in 1960s provenance is from artist studio and Gallery NR 50 with galleries in Moscow and Amsterdam-18 inches by 15.5 inches==has certificate of origin signed by gallery owner affixed to back--NATO should post this portrait in Brussel office as a historical reminder before its takes on Russia.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : East European : Pre 1920 item #68177
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1650.00
Stunning impressionist painting of baroque church somewhere in the Czechoslovak lands --painted signed and dated 1920 by Jaramir Leidel--on artist board 22inches by 29.25 inches--add 3 inches for finely carved wood and silver and gilt frame---painting captures the interior of a richly decorated Catholic church in the heart of central Europe--you can smell the candle wax and incense -- hear the tinkling of the altar bells
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Italian : Pre 1900 item #25497 (stock #1810pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$695.00
Painting on vellum of Madonna and child. Painting is set into richly gilt thread, embroidered background. Has early frame and the picture is held in place by an early wood panel. 9" x 11". Good condition. May be a reliquary with Saints fragment embedded in backing?
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 : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1930 item #168689
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
two first class watercolors of European scenes--11.75 inches by 16 inches-add 3.5 inches for fine frame and mat-paintings are signed-looks like Moan--one signature below the mat--painter most likely European-very fine condition-probably from the 1st quarter 20th century--very nice work by trained artist
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Pre 1930 item #728342
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$450.00
watercolor painting on board of Venice-signed by F Imerey--believed to be Hungarian-no condition problems-framed with glass and thin gilt frame-ca 1930s-beautifully painted--lively street painting
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 : 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 : Oil : Europe : German : Pre 1930 item #692344
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $2,875
Very dramatic German oil on canvas of a blond Mary Magdalene at the foot of crucified Christ on Golgotha hill outside Jerusalem-- large-52.75 by 26.5 inches -add 3 inches for decent polychrome frame-signed lower right hand side Karl Wrum born 1893-no condition problems-all original--bright colors-beautifully painted
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Spanish : Pre 1930 item #1174478
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1150.00
Spanish Oil on canvas of bullfighting scene-impressionist-ca 1930s-has unfinished sketch on backside of canvas-piece is signed illegibly-fine gold leaf frame-no condition problems-21 inches by 25 inches-add 3 inches all around for frame
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1940 item #1192978
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
American oil on canvas by Oscar Gieberich-painter is listed, has sales records-painting is signed on lower right hand side--painter was born in 1886 date of death unknown-canvas bears stamp on back indicating canvas bought in France-cottage depicted has European look- this is an intriguing painting that holds your attention-painted in the 1940s-condition is good-all original-28 inches by 24 inches-add 3 inches for decent frame
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #22660 (stock #10468)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2950.00
Painting, "La nuit aux eaux Chaud(er)". French. Oil on canvas. Signed N. Abel-Boulineau with sub-lettering "czhp". 24x19.5 inches. Fabulous frame as well. listed ca 1910
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : S. America : Pre 1800 item #959425
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $650
Spanish Colonial 18thc oil on thick wood panel of St Isidore, patron saint of farmers-has iconic appearance with rim carved on the edge-piece was later framed-piece needs cleaning otherwise is in good condition-
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Pre 1950 item #283276
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1295.00
This oil on canvas laid down on board was painted by Ricardo Parra in 1961 in Paris--Parra is Puerto Rican-trained in Paris-ended up as a leading designer in Puerto Rico in the sixties--painting is from his estate and was his favorite-sold only after his death-painting is surrealistic-Paris school-depicts a wasted woman-one of the models in Vanity Fair should buy it or a rock star--as Kipling said-SHE WAS A RAG A BONE AND HANK OF HAIR BUT MY LADY FAIR--35 inches by 27 inches--fascinating paintin...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Spanish : Pre 1800 item #1270406
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $4,800
Spectacular Spanish oil on canvas of unidentified saint-early 18thc or late 17thc-painting has solid silver embellishments inserted into canvas of painting as well as wood frame-painting recently restored-original wood backing was salvaged-painting was probably used at side altar for special adoration--apart from silver attributes the symbol of a flower growing from stump should ais identification of saint--28 inches b y21 inches-add 2 inches for original wood frame