Category: Decorative Objects

Tulipieres

Tulipieres such as this is extremely rare. This is an 18th-century French example and is polychrome decorated in soft tones of blue, green and bittersweet. Faience type and with typical inoffensive minor glaze chips. H.9″, w. 9″,Continue reading

Balinese Wood Figures

A companion pair of Balinese wood figures with painted surfaces in soft tones. We’ve used these cheerful palanquin bearers as a pair of greeters at some of our events. Very unusual and a joy to behold! ApproximatelyContinue reading

English Canterbury

English Canterbury.Originally for sheet music, this is a convenience for small books and magazines. Mid 1800s. H. 20.5″, w. 15″, d. 19″. $325.

Wonderful Carved Wooden Figures

Wonderful carved wooden figures dressed in the 18th century fashion. These were likely store figures used to attract customer interest. Each holds a basket and she carries a filet or marketing net. They are painted black over layered,Continue reading

Happy Buddha Decorative Statue

The Happy Buddha, a symbol of wealth and contentment, rides atop a frog in this playful portrayal made of bronze cast in two parts. 19th or early 20th century Asian. Minor losses. H. 15″, w. 6.5″,Continue reading