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Antique Garden Sculpture & Statues

BUTTERFLY, MARBLE
$
USD
350
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.
CAT SCULPTURE, MARBLE
$
USD
450
CAT SCULPTURE, MARBLE
Date: Early 20th century
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Description: Marble sculpture of reclining cat in rare 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
$
USD
5500
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. Perfect for greeting your party guests!
FROG CARVED MARBLE SIGNED
$
USD
350
FROG CARVED MARBLE SIGNED
Date: Early 20th century
Price: Please contact us for price
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.
HERON SCULPTURE, RED ITALIAN MARBLE
$
USD
1800
HERON SCULPTURE, RED ITALIAN MARBLE
Date: Early 20th century
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Description: A large carved heron sculpture of beautiful red Italian marble by sculptor Richard Bailey. 44"H. 7.5"wide. Mounted on white marble plinth. Perfect for an eye catching garden sculpture. Richard Bailey studied at The Arts Student League in New York and under the famous sculptor Jose de Creeft. He also worked and studied in Carrara, Italy, and Vermont quarries. He is now retired.
LEAD STATUE OF CHILD ANTIQUE
$
USD
575
LEAD STATUE OF CHILD ANTIQUE
Date: EARLY 20TH CENTURY
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Description: Antique lead sculpture of child, arms upheld, mounted on white marble base. Charming figure to add interest in any garden area. Weathered surface, and probably held a missing object overhead. 31"H. 9"W. Figure 27"H. Marble base 4"H. 9"W.
MARBLE DECOY
$
USD
225
MARBLE DECOY
Date: Early 20th century
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
$
USD
225
MARBLE DECOY
Date: Early 20th century
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.
MARBLE FROG SCULPTURE, VERDE ANTIQUE
$
USD
850
MARBLE FROG SCULPTURE, VERDE ANTIQUE
Date: early 20th century
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Description: A charming carved marble sculpture of a frog, carved of Italian Verde Antique black and white marble by sculptor Richard Bailey, of Delaware. He studied at The Students Art League in New York and also in Carrara, Italy and Vermont marble works. An unusual and beautiful piece for a garden or garden room. 7.5"H. 8.5" W. 12"L.
PAIR LARGE LION STATUES, CAST STONE WITH QUARTZ AGGREGATE
$
USD
8900
PAIR LARGE LION STATUES, CAST STONE WITH QUARTZ AGGREGATE
Date: very early 20th century
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Description: Opposing pair of large male lion statues with paws raised on top of spheres, cast stone with quartz aggregate and white lime wash, cast with fine detail. Early 20th century. These are after the "Medici Lions" (1589) standing at the Loggia Dei Lanzi Piazza Della Signoria in Florence. 42"high, 46"deep, and 16 inches wide. Circa 1920. Provenance: Baltimore estate. 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 by Giovanni di Scherano Fancelli in circa 1598, and accompanied by a mirror-image version by a contemporary sculptor Flaminio Vacca (1538-1605).The original pair remained in Rome until 1789, before being moved to Florence. They can be seen today at the Loggia dei Lanze in Florence, Italy.
SKUNK, CARVED MARBLE
$
USD
1800
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.
STONE DOG SCULPTURE
$
USD
500
STONE DOG SCULPTURE
Date: Early 20th century
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Description: A reclining carved steatite stone dog by noted Delaware stone sculptor Richard Bailey. 9"H. 18.5" deep 7"W. This dog is carved from steatite stone found near the Conowingo Dam in Maryland. A charming sculpture to feature in your home or garden. Richard Bailey studied at the Arts Students League in New York, studied under noted sculptor Jose de Creeft,and later worked in Carrara,Italy and at Vermont stone quarries. He is now retired.
TURTLE MARBLE SCULPTURE
$
USD
1500
TURTLE MARBLE SCULPTURE
Date: modern
Price: Please contact us for price
Description: Carved and polished sculpture of a turtle in black and grey Verde Antique Italian marble. With his head turned this is a beautiful natural rendition of a turtle, perfect to feature in the garden. Signed by the sculptor Richard H. Bailey. l0"H. 14"W. 16"D.
TURTLE SCULPTURE, ITALIAN MARBLE
$
USD
1500
TURTLE SCULPTURE, ITALIAN MARBLE
Date: modern
Price: Please contact us for price
Description: Carved Verde Antique Italian black and white marble turtle. Signed by sculptor Richard H. Bailey. A beautiful natural sculpture perfect for a garden focal point or in a garden room. 9"H. 8"W. 16"D.

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