All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Pre 1900 item #26179 (stock #122718)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
Male and female figures of high density, heavy tropical wood. Female 21" tall, male 22" tall.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Historical : Pre 1900 item #24336 (stock #1666pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$235.00
Celebrating marriage of Napoleon and Josephine, probably issued at time of coronation. Empire, solid bronze. Marked with '958' and possible foundry mark. 8" diameter--no condition problems-lost wax process
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : British : Pre 1800 item #690003
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$995.00
Striking oil on silk 18thc English familiy crest vividly painted on silk-framed with oak back-some dicolor on silk background and minor tear--does not impact in anyway cetral crest--great detial--very decorative--19.5 wide by 22.5 high--add an inch for decent frame-- under glass and perserved
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : Pre 1900 item #683956
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2750.00
Wonderfully deeply carved Indian hardwood demilune console table--rosewood-36 inches wide by 18 inches deep-28.5 inches high--base has full bodied cranes, herons or storks-no condition problems-mid 19th century-sturdy
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Clay : Pre 1800 item #807639
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $3,950
Large life size terra cotta bust of Alexander the Great-from the French city of Arles where it stood as an architectural sculpture in a niche of a chateau--was used outdoors albeit covered-piece was never finished in the back, but beautifully sculptured from front-solid piece-weights over 200 pounds-wear to surface- 24 inches wide-28 inches high and 12 inches deep--impressive, handsome classic sculpture-possibly older than 18th century.
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 : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1960 item #1216764
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$595.00
20thc Swiss lithography by Hans Erni of bull and cow-framed with non glare glass glass -site size-23.5 by 19 inches-add 9.5 inches for mat and carved frame -no condition problems-signed in pencil lower right hand side by artist in pencil-edition 38/150-artist is listed-famous and has extensive sales records-has his own museum in Switzerland and is close to a 100 years old--riveting blue color
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #720223
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
18thc German Meissen porcelain cup and saucer-hand painted-no condition problems-minor wear to gilt on rim-no repairs-2 inch high cup-5.25 diameter deep saucer
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 : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1800 item #1296829
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $425
This sword is not repeat is not a glitzy trashy replica produced for the grand tour crowd by Toledo-It is an early 19thc or late 18thc- hand forged steel Spanish sword in the traditional style of EL CID-sharp blade is hand forged, beveled and honed- tip is razor sharp--it is a fighting sword and not a decorative toy. No repairs or scabbard-no rust but blade has black spotting-grip is steel wrapped-37.5 inches long-sword has heft
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : American : Pre 1910 item #1095452
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$950.00
Quality walnut buffet with tambor doors and marble top-marble is serpentine with carved molded edge-ca 1930s-has metal tag on back--JOHN STUART EXCEPTIONAL FURNITURE-31 inches high 11.75 deep and 39 inches wide-unique size for buffet-no condition problems-1930
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : German : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #720620
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
18thc German Porcelain Meissen cup and saucer-hand painted-fluted edges on both cup and saucer-saucer is 5.5 inches-cup 2.5 inches-no condition problems-insects in design
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Pre 1910 item #1291765
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $350
Beautiful Islamic geometric tile from Syria-finely cut glazed tiles set up as a large tile-colors are dazzling-workmanship and design superb-made in first quarter 20thc--no condition problems or repairs-used outdoors or indoors-even as a table top-16 inches square with iron rim
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Architectural : Decorations : Pre 1920 item #865205
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,895
This is a functional architectural Victorian bird cage-it has a tray that can be removed for cleaning -four separate hinged doors to enter the cage-top cupola comes off for transport and cage lifts off table-like stand-large steeple tip missing-nine of the smaller steeple tops have minor tip damage--minor rust on wire elements-- over all condition is good considering age and detailed composition--piece is assembled and cut from solid teak--first quarter 20thc-20.5 inches square-65.5 inches high...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Pre 1900 item #627853
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2575.00
A striking mysterious 19thc oil on canvas of the parade of civilizations or to some the Apocalypse--painting is European-tightly executed portraying different epochs in history to include biblical--animals gathering for Noahs Ark, ruins of Greek temples, Stonehenge, Roman Legions on the march and pyramids--painting relined and restored-original stretchers-excellent condition-unframed-14 inches by 18.5 inches--unusual--ca 1810
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Tabletop : Candlesticks : Pre 1900 item #620511
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$325.00
Pair of American cut glass peg lamps--designed to fit into candle holders or sticks--Polish candlesticks shown here are for demonstration only and not included in purchase price-no shades-lamps are in excellent condition with new wicks.--lamps marked-7.5 inches high without shades--ca 1890s
All Items : Fine Art : Mixed Media : Two Dimensional : Pre 1900 item #1008755
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$395.00
Delicately composed bead and oil painting of Santa Barbara-a Cuban favorite-19thc-with flowers and sword-white beads reflect light even in darkness-no condition problems-hands and face hand painted-13.5 by 11 inches-add 2.5 inches for custom stained walnut frame that is damaged in top left hand corner-with filet missing on inside right hand side--high quality piece
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Italian : Venetian : Pre 1910 item #1271446
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $295
Unusual Venetian Glass Murano gilt glass cruet- example of art and function fused-has lip to pour and glass handles-no repairs or condition problems-6.75 inches tall-ca 1900s