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All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1920 item #653418
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2350.00
Striking bronze Der Schmelzarbeiter Smelterer--Swiss- R.Wang-1895-1970- dated 1918 on reverse side of base-listed-16.25 high- Strong image of powerful worker made on the eve of proletarian revolutions in Europe-no condition problems--antico verde marble base-and patina is greenish brown
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : East European : Pre 1900 item #264523
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$585.00
Uncertain as to origin-painting is beautifully painted oil on carton-colors are strong and appears to be by a European trained artist-scene is Balkan or Central European--architecture of building appears Roman or it could be a 17th century building by an Italian- examples scattered all over Europe--confounded by language in the signature- appears to be cyrillic- Serbian...
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Pre 1900 item #23008 (stock #1167pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$75.00
Print signed by Coll H Smith del and Lazars SC, "Maned Aguara", 6" X 3" sight size, matted 9" X 12", hand colored. $75.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1940 item #65373
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$525.00
Hand-colored lithograph of WWII aviation event-signed by Frank Lemon--only 500 were made for the Wright Aeronautical Corporation--copy right 1945--19 inches by 17 inches--This is titled ON INDEPENDENCE DAY, HAVOCS SENT ACROSS THE CHANNEL IN THE FIRST AMERICAN RAID OVER EUROPE, JULY 1942--minor foxing on the outer edges--central image excellent condition-colors bright--other aviation works by Lemon on website
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Pre 1940 item #67605
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1995.00
Fierce looking Muslim-oil on canvas laid down on board -22 inches by 18.5 inches-add 2 inches for frame--high quality painting with confident brush strokes--painter is academically trained--piece is signed but I cannot read signature--dated 1931---a portrait of our times painted over 70 years ago
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Pre 1900 item #24327 (stock #1662pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$285.00
25" x 22" framed, 16.25" x 11" sight size. No condition problems. $285.
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pen : Pre 1960 item #119931
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$135.00
this is an American ink and watercolor fashion drawing-made in the 40s or 50s of a lady boldly dressed in a cape-image is 5 inches by 13 inches-framed 10 inches by 15 inches-no condition problems--this is Joan Crawfords taste and style-where is Mommy Dearest when she is needed?--30s or 40s
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 : 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 : 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 : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Spanish : Pre 1800 item #1276633
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $2,400
large Spanish late 17thc or early 18thc portrait of Spanish grandee-has family crest as well name ANL DE MARCELLIS-underneath name is NOB ARET-oil on canvas shows two small patches on back-missing paint in lower left corner--painting needs cleaning-appears mostly in original state with original stretchers--painting well composed with pen ,letter and orange oriental rug on writing surface-32 by 45 inches-add 2 inches for frame
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Italian : Pre 1900 item #1052123
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$650.00
Italian 19thc oil on artist board of rural landscape-impressionist-from Venezuelan collection recently brought to Puerto Rico-artist board has part of Italian label-unsigned-painting needs cleaning as part of varnish discolored-charming academically executed painting-ca 1890s-old frame-new mat-22.5 by 17-add 3.5 inches for frame and mat-very nice painting from important house in Caracas
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 : Sculpture : Stone : Pre 1930 item #1163486
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$875.00
Italian Marble bust of infant-dated 1932 on piece-beautifully carved sculpture to include fine details in eyes and hair. Marble is off white and has brownish turned base that comes off.--16 inches high-7 inches wide-no condition problems or repairs
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Stone : Pre 1930 item #1070932
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $495
Italian Florentine Petra Dura crucifix composed of colored marble pieces formed into figure-4 inches by 6 inches-add 3.5 inches for gilt frame with filet-fine craftsmanship-no condition problems
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pen : Pre 1950 item #120005
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$135.00
American ink and water color fashion drawing--dress appears to be inspired by Phillipino or Chinese or Indo-Chinese garments-30s or 40s-image is 4.5 inches by 12.5 inches--framed 10 inches by 16 inches-no condition problems--if you decide to make the outfit,slit the skirt on the sides--remember Suzy Wong
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 : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1980 item #1266633 (stock #0001lt)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $985
Large lithograph by famous Puerto Rican artist, R Tufino-27 inches by 19in -add 3.75 inches for mat and frame-depicts St Louis and St john the Baptist--artist proof-in artist's handwriting XXIX. AP R. Tufino E,73--San luis Rey de Francia-no condition problems--Tufino was a leading Puerto Rican graphic artist-in important collections and has sales records=listed