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Antique Garden Sculpture & Statues

BRONZE FROG GARDEN SCULPTURE, VINTAGE
BRONZE FROG GARDEN SCULPTURE, VINTAGE
Date: Early 20th century
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Description: Large bronze frog garden sculpture,vintage. With weathered patina, cast with good detail. 11"H x 15"W x 18"D
BUTTERFLY, MARBLE
BUTTERFLY, MARBLE
Date: early 20th century
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Description: Carved marble butterfly of rare red Italian marble mounted on stone stand. An unusual and charming piece for the garden or garden room. Sculpture by artist Richard H. Bailey. Early 20th century. Butterfly with out base measures: 10"H. 11"W. 1"D.
CAST IRON RABBIT GARDEN SCULPTURE
$
225
CAST IRON RABBIT GARDEN SCULPTURE
Date: Early 20th century
Price: $225
Description: Heavy antique cast iron garden rabbit in old paint finish, with weathered patina. 12"H x 11"D x 5" W.
CAT SCULPTURE, MARBLE
CAT SCULPTURE, MARBLE
Date: Modern
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Description: Marble sculpture of reclining cat in King of Prussia marble, the Pennsylvania stone quarried north of Philadelphia 1790-1860, having distinctive white with blue-grey striations. Sculpture by noted artist Richard Bailey. Perfect modern garden piece for all cat lovers. 11 1/2"H. 19 1/2"W. 10"D.
FRENCH ANTIQUE STONE CHERUB STATUES, PAIR
FRENCH ANTIQUE STONE CHERUB STATUES, PAIR
Date: 19th century
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Description: Pair of antique French stone cherubs from Montpellier, France, in form of putti or cherubs leaning against tree stumps with original plinths, modeled as standard bearers. 19th century. 48 inches H. 15 inches W. Two part. Unusual and charming.
FROG CARVED MARBLE SIGNED
FROG CARVED MARBLE SIGNED
Date: modern
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Description: Carved verde antique Italian marble frog, signed by stone sculptor Richard Bailey. A beautiful blackish green marble modern frog to decorate your garden or garden room. 10 inches high, 12 inches deep.
HORSE HEAD WALL MOUNT, CAST IRON
$
195
HORSE HEAD WALL MOUNT, CAST IRON
Date: 20th century
Price: $195
Description: Horse head wall mount, cast iron, 20th century. 15 inches high, 7 inches wide and 11 inches deep. Attractive horse head for stables etc. Price $195.
HORSE HEAD, PAINTED ZINC
HORSE HEAD, PAINTED ZINC
Date: late 19th or very early 20th c.
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Description: Wonderful late 19th century decorative horse head, of galvanize zinc with fine detail, painted in brown and silver with pink and red. Paint appears to be original. 19 inches high, 14 inches deep and 15 inches wide.
LION STATUES, PAIR LARGE ANTIQUE CAST STONE
LION STATUES, PAIR LARGE ANTIQUE CAST STONE
Date: Circa 1900
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Description: Magnificent antique pair of opposing large male lion statues, with paws raised on top of spheres, of cast stone with quartz aggregate and white lime wash, and with extraordinary detail. Circa 1900-1920, found in Baltimore estate. Excellent condition. 42 inches high and 46 inches wide. These are after the 'Medici Lions' (1589) still standing at the Loggia Dei Lanzi Piazza Della Signoria in Florence, Italy. This important pair of lions would be outstanding flanking a major entrance or building. 42"H. 46"W. 16"D. The 'Medici Lions' were commissioned by Ferdinando 1 de Medici,Grand Duke of Tuscany, and originally set in the Loggia dei Lioni at Villa Medici Rome, to ornate the villa's garden staircase. The basis for the design was an antique Roman marble relief. This was worked up as a full figure looking to its right by Giovanni di Scherano Fancelli in c.1598, and accompanied by a mirror-image version by contemporary sculptor Flaminio Vacca (1538-1605). The original pair remained in Rome until 1789, before being moved to Florence. Today the original Medici lions can be seen at the Loggia dei lanzi in Florence, Italy.
MARBLE DECOY
$
225
MARBLE DECOY
Date: MODERN
Price: $225
Description: Carved marble decoy of King of Prussia marble, a Pennsylvania marble quarried north of Philadelphia. This beautiful white and grey marble was used for important public buildings and furniture in the late 18th and early 19th century and is avidly sought today. 9" H. 15"W. 5"D. Signed by sculptor Richard Bailey. $225.
MARBLE DECOY
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225
MARBLE DECOY
Date: modern
Price: $225
Description: Carved marble decoy of King of Prussia marble, quarried in Pennsylvania north of Philadelphia in the late 18th and early 19th centuries. This beautiful white and grey marble was used for many important public buildings and fine furniture at that time and is highly sought today. Signed by sculptor. 9"H. 15"W. 5 "D. $225.
MONKEY MUSICIANS STATUES, PAIR, ANTIQUE
MONKEY MUSICIANS STATUES, PAIR, ANTIQUE
Date: early 20th century
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Description: Pair of monkey musicians garden statues, antique cast stone with marble aggregate and weathered surface with lichen. One is playing a tambourine and one is playing a drum and both are dressed in fashionable 18th century costumes. These are very well modeled figures with fine detail. Very early 20th century. 23 inches high, 12 inches wide and 10 inch square base. These monkey musician figures are after the 18th century porcelain monkey figures created by Johann Kaendler of the Meissen Porcelain Manufactory in Saxony in 1756. These also could be used as figural finials on gate posts or pillars which would be amusing and unusual in a garden. Examples of this exist at "Mount Stewart", the 1820 historic estate east of Bellfast,Ireland where there are dodos and monkeys bearing urns on their heads mounted on tall pillars displayed in the gardens. SOLD
PAIR FROG FORM WROUGHT WIRE SCULPTURES/GARDEN PLANTERS
PAIR FROG FORM WROUGHT WIRE SCULPTURES/GARDEN PLANTERS
Date: mid 20th century
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Description: Pair wrought wire frog form sculptures/garden planters painted green with space on backs for plants, if desired. Mid 20th century. Heavy weight. These would be fun and unusual in any garden today. 22"H. 38"D. 30"W. Pair $450.
Rabbit, cast iron WIDE AWAKE RABBIT
$
225
Rabbit, cast iron WIDE AWAKE RABBIT
Date: very early 20th century
Price: $225
Description: Cast iron rabbit painted white. These rabbits were shown in 19th century iron foundry catalogs and illustrated as garden ornament or doorstops. They were often listed as "Wide Awake Rabbits." 12"H. 5"W.
SKUNK, CARVED MARBLE
SKUNK, CARVED MARBLE
Date: 1966
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Description: Unusual carved King of Prussia marble sculpture of a skunk with prominent grey and white bands depicting the natural markings of a skunk. Signed and dated 1966 by noted sculptor Richard Bailey. 13"H. 7"W. 17"D.

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