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 large and striking pair of early 20th century chinese export polychrome porcelain roosters
60481
late 19th/early 20th century

a mirror-image pair of finely modeled porcelain roosters in polychrome glaze; each with great detail seen in their heads, eyes, combs and wattles; their finely-painted feathers in a multi-color thick glaze; overall even wear; good condition with chip to one comb

Height: 
17 1/2"
Width: 
12"
Depth: 
7"
$2,450
Available
this beautiful jar in an unusual ecru-colored glass having a finely chased gilt-bronze band with raised foliate decoration; the very smooth glass surface is in excellent condition with no chips or cracks 
4716
late 19th century

this beautiful jar in an unusual ecru-colored glass having a finely chased gilt-bronze band with raised foliate decoration; the very smooth glass surface is in excellent condition with no chips or cracks 

Height: 
4 1/2"
Diameter: 
3 1/2"
$875
Available
finely rendered pair of french rococo style blanc-de-chine urns/vases
50102
circa 1900

each of elegant ovoid form adorned with finely articulated floral stems and grotto foliage; excellent condition with a few professionally repaired tips; stamped 'made in france' for the export market

Height: 
14"
Width: 
9"
Depth: 
8"
$3,450
Available
 large-scaled american rookwood 1940's art pottery celadon glazed cabbage-leaf bowl
4711
1940's

impressed with Rookwood flame mark; the well-detailed deep bowl depicting large overlapping cabbage leaves with flared undulating rim all tapering to a short foot; excellent condition with no chips or cracks; 
Rookwood has the distinction of being the first manufacturing company in the United States founded by a female, Maria Longworth Nichols (Cincinnati, OH, 1880)  The name was chosen because of the many rooks, also known as crows, on her father’s estate and added “wood” in recognition of Wedgwood

Height: 
5 1/2"
Width: 
14"
Depth: 
11 3/4"
$1,475
Available
 large and exquisitely rendered english teal-glazed ceramic urn with raised oak branchwork decoration
4700
late 19th century

a true statement piece with rolled lip adorned with egg-and-dart motif; above an ovoid body flanked by applied ring handles and decorated with lively oak leaves and acorns; excellent antique condition

Height: 
21 1/2"
Diameter: 
12 1/2"
$2,850
Available
rare and large-scaled italian terra cotta glazed stamnos vase/jar by listed ceramicist Giovanni Mollica, c. 1850
4691
circa 1850

signed on bottom 'Giovanni Mollica'; in 1842, Giovanni founded his ceramic workshop in Naples, Italy. His sons Ciro, Achille and Alexander took over the family business,  continuing it until the end of the 19th century; excellent condition with only minor overall wear to surface; a truly spectacular piece

 

Height: 
17 1/2"
Width: 
18"
Depth: 
15"
$5,650
Available
an impressive californian 1930's/40's aqua-glazed fish vessel by Gladding McBean kilns
4666
1930's/40's

this large and expressive fish with widely-opened mouth; all in a soft aqua glaze with overall craquelure; even wear to glaze; Gladding McBean, est. 1875, Lincoln, California, was a pioneer in ceramics technology; the company dominated the architectural terra cotta industry in California 

Height: 
11"
Width: 
21"
Depth: 
8 3/4"
$1,800
Available
3269
Circa 1960

the striking ovoid vase tapering to the base; the textured finish in black and white glaze with vibrant red streaking around the body; minor wear

Height: 
15"
Diameter: 
7 3/4"
$1,550
Available
 mod set of 1980's ivory-glazed amorphic pottery by jaru pottery of california
4604
stamped 1984

each large scupture of assymetrical shape in an ivory glaze; excellent condition with no chips or cracks; stamped and labeled "Jaru 1984"

Height: 
10" 13 1/2"
Width: 
15 3/4" 14"
Depth: 
3"
$1,450
Available
a monumental and impressive american 1960's 41" high olive-green glazed bottle-form floor vase/urn
4588
1960's

a true statement piece of impressive scale with long flaring neck above a bulbous body covered in a deeply-colored olive green glaze; excellent vintage condition with minor wear

Height: 
41"
Diameter: 
17"
$3,850
Available

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