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Large Pair of Italian Baroque Style Majolica Bacchus Corbels/Brackets
60527
circa 1880

each carved wood and parcel-gilt corbel adorned overall with lively foliate scrolls;  fitted with striking polychromed majolica masks depicting Bacchus, the Roman god of agriculture, wine and fertility; one blue-eyed, the other brown-eyed; wear and chips to ceramic; overall wear and patina to gilding 

Height: 
27"
Width: 
16.5"
Depth: 
10.5"
$5,800
Available
Large Pair of Dutch Delftware Blue & White Glazed Ginger Jar Lamps
4945
1950's

each with domed lid above a tapering ribbed body over a splayed foot; all resting on a custom giltwood base; adorned overall in an underglaze blue with foliate perimeter band, floral stems and birds; excellent vintage condition with no chips or cracks; fine craquelure to glaze; now drilled; rewired 

Height: 
21" (top of ceramic) 34" (top of shade)
Diameter: 
9.5"
$4,450
Sold
well-executed pair of delft polychromed hand-painted covered jars signed by the artist P. Verhoeve
4767
1950's

each hand-painted urn adorned overall with an abundance of flowers and opposing song birds; excellent vintage condition with minor wear; one with small chip to underside

Height: 
17"
Diameter: 
8"
$2,250
Available
rare and large english burmantofts faience teal-glazed pierce-work jardinière/urn/pot
4751
late 19th century

a fine example from the Leeds factory Burmantofts faïence, with pierced neck and shoulder and adorned overall with incised decoration; excellent antique condition with overall minor wear consistent with age; stamped to underside 'Burmantofts Faience, 504 EAS', examples of Burmantofts faience can be found in the Victoria & Albert Museum Ceramic collection

Height: 
13"
Diameter: 
16"
$3,250
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a well-rendered english faience painted tile depicting a dutch galliot; signed 'Burmantofts Faience 1923
4740
dated 1923

Signed on reverse 'Dutch Galliot at Harbour Mouth'; a galiot was a type of Dutch merchant ship similar to a ketch, with a rounded fore and aft with flat bottoms to sail in shallow waters; excellent restored condition with professional repair; some wear to original giltwood frame; overall craquelure to glaze

Height: 
14.5"
Width: 
9"
Depth: 
1.5"
$2,250
Available
a rare Alfredo Santarelli luster-glazed double-handled vase
4749
circa 1915

with revived interest in the arts and design of the Renaissance period of the 14th-16th centuries; signed to underside 'AS' for Alfredo Santarelli (Italian 1874-1957) Majolica lustre-glazed urn with serpent handles; professional repair to lip

Height: 
11.5"
Width: 
9"
Depth: 
7"
$2,750
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
Sold
4633
19th century

of impressive size, the lidded ginger jar with domed lid and tapering lobed body with underglaze blue decoration of vibrant flower heads with lappet collar and base; raised on a faux painted blue and white base; excellent condition; rewired

Height: 
22" (top of porcelain) 34" (top of shade)
Diameter: 
9"
$1,850
 monumental and expressive italian majolica mid-century white-glazed horse head
4526
mid-century

This expressive, forcefully-rendered horse head sculpture with flared nostrils and lively mane; raised on a separate base; fine overall craquelure; with minor chips and flakes 

Height: 
39"
Width: 
21" (head)
Depth: 
9 1/2" (head)
Diameter: 
13" (base)
$7,750
Available
a thickly-modeled italian tin-glazed earthenware polychrome (majolica) double handled vase; possibly florence
4131
late 19th century

overall with blue and white floral and foliate decoration on a yellow ground

Height: 
18 1/2"
Diameter: 
9"
$2,750
Available

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