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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
2704
1960's

the lively capital with outscrolled acanthus leaves all resting on a separate wooden base; excellent condition with later base

Height: 
18"
Width: 
16"
Depth: 
16"
$2,200
Available
well-carved italian neoclassical corinthian capital with faux marble top; ex-collection Tony Duquette
60420
circa 1860

The exuberantly carved Corinthian capital with faux marble top; would make a great side table with a piece of glass or as is; good solid condition with overall wear; remnants of label from Tony Duquette Collections sale, Christie's Auction House, Los Angeles, 2001, image can be seen in the book "Tony Duquette" by Wendy Goodman and Hutton Wilkinson, pg. 216

Height: 
18 1/2"
Width: 
22"
Depth: 
22"
$8,200
Available
epoca - chic pair of French 1940's empire style brass 2-arm floor lamps
50011

each reeded column supporting 2 scrolled dolphin-form arms; all above a circular base; rewired

Height: 
71" (top of finial)
Width: 
16"
Diameter: 
12" (base)
$7,800
Available
handsome pair of american neoclassical style iron painted campagna urns on stands
60396
1960's

each urn with egg-and-dart rim above a waisted neck over a lobed body raised on a splayed base; the urn resting on a separate graduated square plinth; good condition with nice weathered patina

Height: 
31" (overall)
Diameter: 
19"
$4,400
Available
a sleek hollywood regency carved carrara marble columnar lamp by Marbro Lamp, CO., Los Angeles
4423
mid-century

the turned column-form lamp of nicely figured Carrara marble raised on a stepped base with brass detailing; minor overall wear; rewired

Height: 
22" (top of marble) 33" (top of shade)
Width: 
8" (base)
Depth: 
8" (base)
$1,650
Available
pair of french 1960's maison charles two-tone brass and steel urn-form lamps epoca san francisco
4315
1960's

each classically-inspired urn-form lamp with outscrolled leaves; excellent condition with minor wear; rewired

Height: 
12" (top of lamp) 23" (top of shade)
Diameter: 
5.5"
$4,200
Available
a boldly-scaled pair of american classical revival verdigris copper architectural brackets; labeled 'perrit iron & roofing co. pittsburgh'
2931
circa 1880

each large scaled triangular element of scrolling anthemions composed of a well-patinated verdigris copper; some repaired seams and indentations; with later shelves to top.

Height: 
22"
Width: 
30"
Depth: 
15"
$3,625
Available
a well-executed set of 4 hand-colored copper engravings of attic red classical urns
2304
circa 1770

each depicting an etruscan urn with detail images and inscriptions written below; from the book 'Picturae Etruscorum in Vasculis' by Giovanni Battista Passeri; later French mattes and giltwood frames; excellent condition.

Height: 
22 1/2" x 18"
$3,750
Available
a handsome pair of  french stone lithographs of classical figures within black reserves
1984
Circa 1820

each striking lithograph with classical figures at various pursuits on a black ground; later ebonized frames and slips with hand-wrapped linen mattes.

Height: 
20"
Width: 
25 1/2"
$1,500
Available

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