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1950's 'Kongo' Vase by Bodo Mans for Bay Keramik, West Germany
5189
1959

the tall ovoid vase designed in 1959 by Bodo Mans; adorned overall with colorful enameled patches on a black matte ground; incised mark to underside; excellent vintage condition with no chips or cracks; minor overall rubbing to surface

Height: 
16"
Diameter: 
7"
$1,250
Available
Large 1960's Vase by Mans Bodo for Bay Keramik
5190
1960's

the large ovoid-shaped vessel with short neck above a tapering body; adorned with nine painted triangles all joined by crossing black stringing; excellent vintage condition with small repair to chip on foot

Height: 
16"
Diameter: 
9.5"
$1,650
Available
1960's Scheurich Art Pottery Lava Glazed Ewer
5198
1960's

with cylindrical spout above a bulbous body adorned overall with a fiery red-lava-over-brown glaze; excellent vintage condition with no chips or cracks; some wear to surface

Height: 
15.5"
Width: 
9.5"
Depth: 
8"
$1,375
Available
1960's Ceramano Pitcher With Dolomit Glaze.
5197
1960's

with pinched spout above a portly body with squared handle; all in a controlled dolomit glaze over brown in a striped pattern; signed 'Ceramano Hand Albeit' to underside; excellent vintage condition with minor surface rubbing.

Height: 
11.5"
Diameter: 
10.5"
$1,375
1960's Carstens Art Pottery Red-orange Glazed Bulbous Vase
5196
1960's

with flaring neck above a portly body all in a fiery red-over-black glaze; raised mark to underside; excellent vintage condition with no chips or cracks

Height: 
10.5"
Diameter: 
8.5"
$650
Available
Set of 4 1960's Cari Zalloni for Steuler Keramik Blue-on-Black 'Zyklon' Vases
5191
1960's/70's

each of rectangular form with raised offset concentric rings or 'ripples' all in a deep blue on black glaze; excellent vintage condition with no chips or cracks; STEULER was founded in Höhr-Grenzhausen, a center of the ceramic industry in the Rhineland's Kannenbäckerland, in 1917.  STEULER reached its artistic zenith in the 1960s and '70s and is best known today for the inspiring designs of Cari Zalloni. 

 

Height: 
9.75"-16"
Width: 
3.75-7"
Depth: 
2.75"-4"
$2,200
Impressively Large Ruscha Pottery Raku Glazed Ewer
5195
1960's

the tall slender ewer with pinched spout above an ovoid body with graceful looped handle; all in a luminous raku glaze with areas of teal showing through;  typically fired at high temperatures, the wares are placed in an open-air container filled with combustible material, unlike the traditional japanese method. the western process can give a great variety and depth of colors and surface effects as seen with this vase; good vintage condition with no chips or cracks

Height: 
25.5"
Width: 
9.5"
Depth: 
8"
$2,200
Available
Pair of Continental Baroque Style Walnut 3-Drawer Arbalète-form Commodes
4896
circa 1900

each of solid construction with arbalète-form top over a conforming body fitted with 3 drawers with solid brass handles all raised on bracket feet; the top, drawer fronts and side panels all with a banded walnut edge surrounding burl wood reserves; excellent restored condition with minor veneer replacements and refinished surface; beautiful warm patina

Height: 
28"
Width: 
26.5"
Depth: 
15.25"
$7,800
Available
Two Schlossberg Keramik 1950's Pale Chartreuse Glazed Vases
5091
1950-1959

consisting of one ovoid pot and a fish-mouth vase, each in a glossy light-chartreuse glaze contrasting with a matt brown background; Schlossberg Keramik was established in 1946 by Ilse and Theodore Stefan in the North Rhine-Westphalia region of Germany. The name was derived from its proximity to the foot of the 'schloßberg' or castle hill; excellent vintage condition with no cracks; minor overall rubbing to surface; some small fritting to rims

Height: 
15" 12"
Width: 
6.5"
Depth: 
5.5"
Diameter: 
9"
$1,850
Available
4985
mid-18th century

fine example of a reverse-glass still life painting with lush floral stems over newly-sliced pomegranates, plump grapes, red cherries and pears with two small hidden birds; exposed section on back with script describing the gifting of the painting to William Schroeder from his Aunt Hickson in 1849. The painting was originally owned by Schroeder's grandfather (Hickson's father), German-born Valentine Schwarz and was described as Schwarz' 'favorite picture'; most-likely the painting was brought from Germany by Schwartz in the 18th century settling in Frederick Town, Maryland

Height: 
13.75"
Width: 
17.5"
Depth: 
1"
$3,450
Available

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