All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Architectural : Fixtures : Pre 1900 item #1055884
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$895.00
Fancy French 19thc iron lantern-originally was kerosene illuminated-now electrified retaining glass lamp-piece is complete-surface has rust-should be cleaned and repainted--glass probably replaced-45 inch drop-lantern portion is 15 inch square and 27 inches high--well made-rare and functional and decorative
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1288103
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $6,800
This large, bronze sculpture is after the antique, Hellenistic sculpture formerly in the Farnese collection, the state represents the myth of Dircem first wife of Lykos, King of Thebes. She was tied to a wild bull by the sons of Antiope, Amphion and Zethus, who wanted to punish her for the ill-treatment inflicted on their mother--Sculpture was discovered in Rome in the 17thc and was gigantic and made of marble-since then it has been reproduced-this example is believed to be an Italian lost wax c...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Caribbean : Pre 2000 item #1286796
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $1,995
Lively cabaret scene-probably Cuban signed Davos ? dated 1997---34 inches by 36 inches-add 5 inches all around with elaborate frame--no condition problems-piece found in Puerto Rico- certainly captures mood of the islands --unable to decode signature with certainty
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Architectural : Interior : Pre 1900 item #25077 (stock #412)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$100.00
Tiles, Dutch. 18C. One with flower vase motif. One with flower in diamond shape cartouche. Both measure 5 x 5 in. Price is for each tile.
All Items : Popular Collectibles : Militaria : Edged Weapons : Pre 1900 item #88628
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$595.00
French dress sword-probably Napoleon III--has original scabbard-highly ornate handle with heads and empire designs--blade is engraved and is of the highest quality--tip is razor sharp-39 inches long and 4 inches wide--superb condition--about 150 years old
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Lighting : Ceiling Fixtures : Pre 1900 item #493619
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3400.00
This 1890s gaslite chandelier has been converted to electric-six light with original cut and raised design glass shades-crystal pendants--gilt bronze metal base to fixture-36 inch diameter-46 inch drop--from home in old San Juan, Puerto Rico where it hung for years
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : British : Pre 1900 item #263612
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$4200.00
English oil on canvas by William Noble Hardwick 1805-1865-painting of Lyon,France in 1855-piece is signed .dated and titled on back on a label-18 inches by 30 inches-add 2 inches for gilt frame--artist is listed and has sales records--sketch for this painting sold for over 4000.00 USD-painting has been restored-canvas original with small patches--this is a stunning painting with great color and details of a major city in France 150 years ago
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 : Sculpture : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #1244477
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$375.00
Fine 19thc Chinese bronze censor-elephant form with detailed raised designs-in two pieces-top of censor has three of the tiny balls at corner tips missing-one remains-brown patina shows wear-no marks-7 incheswide-9.5 inches high-3 inches wide-handsome piece
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 : Prints : Etchings : Pre 1920 item #1222378
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$850.00
Large well framed etching of Dodge Palace in Venice by listed British artist Andrew F Affleck {1874-1935}- British artist is with sales records-ornate period frame-no condition problems signed in pencil right hand lower margin-etching is 24 inches by 17.5 inches- add 7 inches all around for frame and mat
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #23197 (stock #1261pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1600.00
Still life, by Monreal, oil on canvas. 19.25" X 23" sight size. $1,600.
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 : Antiques : Regional Art : African : Sculpture : Pre 1910 item #1287027
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $695
Striking antique East African Sculpture-surface shows wear-sculpture has wood hook carved as part of base that was used ritually-no condition problems or repairs-figure wears raffia skirt and there is woven raffia around bottom of base-uncertain as of tribe--good size-30 inches tall
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Chinese Export : Pre 1700 item #1266912
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
USD $475
Very early antique Chinese storage jar-has beautiful thick caramel glaze-hand thrown-fine form-no condition problems or repairs--6.25 inches high--7 inch diameter--believed to be before Ming period
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Bronze : Pre 1900 item #24252 (stock #1645pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$3800.00
19th century work, signed L.(?) LaPorte.Blairsy, with large foundry mark and numbered 5 1466 16" high, 14" deep with tray (removable tray 7.5" x 6")Tray can be filled with flowers or pot pouri. Traces of gilding. $3800.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Pre 1900 item #23014 (stock #1170pr)
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$75.00
Print, signed by Coll H Smith del and Lazars SC, "Common Wolf", 6" X 3" sight size, matted 9" X 12", hand-colored. $75.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1900 item #442200
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$485.00