All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : East European : Pre 1950 item #1261508
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2,150.00
Mid 20thc Polish cavalry painting oil on canvas--Mounted on traditional Polish steeds, the cavalry troop passes in review on parade ground--unit banner is carried in the formation-uniforms appear to be of Pisudski period-painting is signed by Edward Mesjasz-1929-2007-who is listed and has sales records-painting is 26 inches by 38 inches-painter is known for painting cavalry subjects to include those of the Napoleon period-no condition problems--has what appears to be Polish custom tag on back, so assume it was painted in Poland
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Shelves : Pre 1900 item #1261470
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1,875.00
19thc carved wood Italian Venetian blackamoor-ca 1900s-with silver gilt and hand painted polychrome-condition is good except for small nicks on edge of shelf top.-24 inches tall-17 inches wide-12 inches deep--dazzling piece
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Scientific : Pre 1900 item #1261465
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$695.00
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1261108
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
Sale Pending
Three piece fitted original boxed set of 84 standard silver by Ovchinnikov Pavel Akimovich with Imperial Warrant Moscow Russia, ca 1874--this silver smith was purveyor to the Tsar and rated up with Faberge- set is in mint condition -leather covered box shows wear--the company stopped producing goods with advent of Russian Revolution in 1917--designs and traditional dress dates back to 15thc Russia and this production most likely linked to Pan Slavic movement in 19thc Russia--knife blade has silversmiths logo stamped in gold--designs on knife handle has a rooster found in Russian folklore--all three pieces have hallmarks--
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1900 item #1261106
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
19thc Russian engraved silver box-hallmarks inside on base and lid-gold wash interior-latch works just fine-small dent on spine near hinge area-4 inches by 2 inches-alligator skin type engraving is intricate and unusual
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : American : Pre 1910 item #1261105
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$295.00
Unique Art Deco tilt-top table-has label that reads REGISTERED DESIGN and the design serial number-condition is excellent with a few nicks on handle-piece is stable closed and opened--table is high design Art Deco with multi colored veneer top--26.5 inches high-19 inches wide
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Russian : Pre 1900 item #1260540
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$695.00
19thc Russian icon of Madonna and child--has ornate silver okhlad that has assay mark on childs halo-piece is framed and has old velvet backing-silver gilt frame is later than icon and easily removed-no condition problems- icon is 7 inches by 8 inches-add 4.5 inches all around for green mat and frame
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Tools : Pre 1900 item #1260423
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$265.00
Rare 19thc Swedish carved wood board used to press linen-these were used throughout Scandinavia--wood is thick pine-handle is dovetailed into base board-drying cracks but they do not destab1lize piece. Finely chip carved with scroll design--these are rare as many ended up as fire wood--white flecks are packing materials-piece never painted-30.50 inches long-6 inches wide-1.75 inches thick
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Italian : Pre 1700 item #1259742
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1,950.00
17thc Old Master Italian oil on canvas of Madonna and Child-unique as child and Madonna are red heads-unframed-21 inches by 24 inches-has restorations-relined-recently restored-stretchers are antique and may be original
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1960 item #1258693
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
This a limited edition 16/40 of wood cut of Betances made by Lorenzo Homar--Homar is probably the top graphic artists of Puerto Rico--Betances is a historical political figure passionately revered in some circles. the wood cut is signed by Homar in pencil and dedicated "AL AMIGO MALDANADO DENNIS CON APRECIO-signed LORENZO H. wood cut is toned and freshly framed with acid free mat-3.5 by 5.75-add 5 inches all around for frame and mat
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Woodcuts : Pre 1960 item #1258692
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1800 item #1258675
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
18thc Russian Orthodox Priest Ceremonial missile-folio size, with original leather binding, with religious themed printers devices on pages one and three-there is a generic printers device on page two and devices throughout featuring an orb surmounted by cross-12 by 8.5 inches by12 inches-2.5 inches thick-wear to binding-book appears to be complete
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1900 item #1258272
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$975.00
Large Spanish Colonial carved wood wall crucifix--Christ figure is 19thc-cross is later and is very- substantial, made from close grained tropical wood-grain is mixed coloring and could be rosewood or jacaranda-23 inches wide-34.75 inches tall-cross is 2 inches thick-no repairs-no condition problems
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Americas : South American : Pre 1800 item #1258267
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2,800.00
This hand forged 18thc iron Puerto Rican cross weather vane is historical treasure-it has been passed down through local families for generations-it was originally from the San Francisco Church in Old San Juan which explains the "SF" cut into it--missing parts-minor surface issuess-74 inches tall-26 inches wide-museum curators attention
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1910 item #1258193
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$695.00
Marked Tiffany sterling silver four-footed bowl-7 inches long 4.5 inches wide-3 inches high -marked as follows on bottom-TIFFANY&Co-1560281 =markers 7228-sterling silver-925-1000-??--no condition problems or repairs
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #1258189
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$180.00
Rare 19thc letter or stationary box disguised as old leather-bound books--used to hide contents on bookshelves or used straight forwardly on desk-losses to paper on top and to leather especially on one side-inside papered with classy antique paper-has great look--12 inches tall-8 inches deep-10 inches wide-professionally made with gold stamped leather-probably English
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1950 item #1257772
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$550.00
Drip Can painting oil on canvas- probably needs cleaning-no condition problems or repairs-appears in original condition-signed at lower right hand side-appears to be Giuseppe Fortunato, a drip can school painter-framed with thin wood strip-painting has been in one family, in Puerto Rico for over two generations-32 inches by 27 inches-addthree eights all around for wood strip frame
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pen : Pre 1940 item #1257527
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$595.00
Fine modernist pen and ink drawing titled bathers in German on the back-painting is signed DIEGO and is believed to be by listed artist Julio De Diego-apart from his art, he was married to famous burlesque queen Gypsy Rose Lee-no condition problems-fairly large 19 inches by 27 inches--add 3.5 inches for decent frame and mat