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18th Century Italian Fragment Owl Sculpture
Located in Dallas, TX
18th century Italian sculpture of an owl made of fragments including a sharks jaw. So interesting. A real conversation piece!
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Antique 18th Century Italian Animal Sculptures

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Other

Mirrors Rome Luigi XIV 18th Century Gold Wood Italy Glass Art Quality
Located in Riva del Garda, IT
Pair of large Louis XIV mirrors Italy (Rome), early 18th century Carved and gilded wood, with original mercury silvered glass mirror Height cm. 76, Width cm. 36 Pair of large Louis ...
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18th Century Baroque Sculptures

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Gold

18th Century Italy Virgin Sculpture from a Nativity Scene
By LS Italy
Located in Valladolid, ES
It is an outstanding sculture of Neapolitan nativity scene, 18th century, made with great skill. It is made with different materials, wood has been used to carve the face, hands and ...
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Antique 1780s Italian Baroque Figurative Sculptures

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Metal, Gold

Marble Sculpture of Venus, Italy, 18th Century
Located in Stockholm, SE
A magnificent sculpture depicting Venus. Very well carved, the whole sculpture in general and the face in particular is beautiful.
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Antique 18th Century Figurative Sculptures

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Marble

  • Marble Sculpture of Venus, Italy, 18th Century
  • Marble Sculpture of Venus, Italy, 18th Century
  • Marble Sculpture of Venus, Italy, 18th Century
  • Marble Sculpture of Venus, Italy, 18th Century
H 31.89 in. W 9.45 in. D 9.85 in.
Richly Carved Louis XV Mirror Gold 18th Century Art Italy Venezia 1740
Located in Riva del Garda, IT
Louis XV richly carved mirror Northern Italy (Veneto), around 1740 Carved and gilded wood Dimensions: 80 x 54 cm. It is a refined Louis XV mirror, made around 1740, characterized by...
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18th Century Baroque Sculptures

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Gold

18th Century Italian Carved Santo Boy Sculpture Icon
Located in Rio Vista, CA
Large 18th century Italian carved Santo figural icon sculpture depicting a boy with arms raised dressed in a blue parcel-gilt outfit with boots. Heavily aged and distressed polychrom...
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Antique 18th Century Italian Baroque Figurative Sculptures

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Wood, Glass, Giltwood, Lacquer

Lion Sculpture, Italy, 18th century
Located in New York, NY
White marble blazon with a rampant lion in relief. OUR REFERENCE N9826  
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Antique Late 18th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Marble

  • Lion Sculpture, Italy, 18th century
  • Lion Sculpture, Italy, 18th century
  • Lion Sculpture, Italy, 18th century
  • Lion Sculpture, Italy, 18th century
H 10.25 in. W 9 in. D 6 in.
18th Century, Pair of Italian Neoclassical Giltwood Sculpture
Located in IT
18th Century, Pair of Italian neoclassical giltwood sculpture with african woman holding baske These particular and rare sculptures, made in the Genoa area (Italy) towards the end...
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Antique Late 18th Century Italian Neoclassical Figurative Sculptures

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Wood, Giltwood

Italian Carved Wood Sculpture - Saint - Venice 18th Century
Located in Varmo, IT
Carved wooden table sculpture - Figure of Saint. Veneto, 18th century. 10 x 6 x h 29 cm. Entirely in carved wood. Condition report: Good state of conservation of the sculptural wo...
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Mid-18th Century Rococo Nude Sculptures

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Wood

Italian Carved Gilded Wood Sculpture, Italy, 18th Century, Madonna Virgin
Located in Varmo, IT
Carved and gilded wooden table sculpture - Madonna crowned with Child. Italy, 18th century. 15 x 10 x h 32 cm. Entirely in carved and gilded wood. Condition report: Good state of ...
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Mid-18th Century Rococo Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

Italian Carved Painted Wood Sculpture, Piety Virgin, Italy, 18th Century
Located in Varmo, IT
Table sculpture in carved and painted polychrome wood - Pietà. Italy, 18th century. 13 x 7 x h 22.5 cm. Entirely in carved wood and painted in polychrome. Condition report: Good s...
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Early 18th Century Baroque Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

18th Century Italian Saint
Located in Seattle, WA
Beautifully carved wood saint , late 18th century , Italy.
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Antique 18th Century Figurative Sculptures

  • 18th Century Italian Saint
  • 18th Century Italian Saint
  • 18th Century Italian Saint
  • 18th Century Italian Saint
H 36 in. W 18 in. D 9 in.
18th Century Italian Putti Fragment
Located in San Angelo, TX
This is a gorgeous 18th century putti fragment in gold gilt. This fragment is able to hang securely to a wall. Some imperfections in the wood can be found with the wear and age of th...
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Antique 18th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

  • 18th Century Italian Putti Fragment
  • 18th Century Italian Putti Fragment
  • 18th Century Italian Putti Fragment
  • 18th Century Italian Putti Fragment
H 12 in. W 27 in. D 11 in.
Bronze Busts, Italy 18th Century
Located in Greding, DE
Pair of small gold-patinated bronze busts of two ancient philosophers on Siena marble pedestals (added, 2nd half of 19th century).
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Antique 18th Century Italian Busts

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Siena Marble, Bronze

  • Bronze Busts, Italy 18th Century
  • Bronze Busts, Italy 18th Century
  • Bronze Busts, Italy 18th Century
  • Bronze Busts, Italy 18th Century
H 9.26 in. W 3.94 in. D 3.94 in.
18th Century Italian Giltwood Element Fish Sculpture
Located in Dallas, TX
Unique 18th century giltwood element fish sculpture. This piece includes antique fragments along with a tortoise shell and sea shells. A real conversation piece.
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Antique 18th Century Italian Animal Sculptures

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Shell, Wood, Tortoise Shell

Vanitas Sculpture, Italy End of 18th Century
Located in Milan, IT
Over the carved wooden painted base depicting a rock, is set a Vanitas, plaster cast sculpture of a human skull, with femoral bones. Italy last part of 18th century.
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Antique Late 18th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Plaster, Wood

18th Century, Italian Bronze Sculpture with Venus Removing Her Sandal
Located in IT
18th Century, Italian Bronze Sculpture with Venus Removing Her Sandal This bronze sculpture represents Venus as she takes off her sandal. Made in the neoclassical era in Italy, it c...
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Antique Late 18th Century Italian Neoclassical Figurative Sculptures

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Marble, Belgian Black Marble, Bronze

18th-19th Century Italian Bronze Sculpture a Seated She-Wolf
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
18th-19th century Italian bronze sculpture of a seated she-Wolf, similar to the Capitoline Wolf /Lupa Capitolina without, Romulus and Remus, with two front paws raised, mounted on or...
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Antique Early 19th Century Italian Renaissance Revival Animal Sculptures

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Carrara Marble, Bronze, Ormolu

18th Century Italian Scholar Statue
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Late 18th c. Italian Scholar Silver Leaf Statue in Papier Mache and Wood. The base diameter measurement is 7.5 inches.
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Italian Busts

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Silver Leaf

  • 18th Century Italian Scholar Statue
  • 18th Century Italian Scholar Statue
  • 18th Century Italian Scholar Statue
  • 18th Century Italian Scholar Statue
H 27 in. W 8.5 in. D 7.5 in.
18th Century Pair of Italian Giltwood Fragments
Located in Los Angeles, CA
18th c. Pair of finely carved Italian Giltwood Fragments
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Italian Sculptures

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Giltwood

Pair of Roman Sculptures Early 18th Century
By Europa Antiques
Located in Madrid, ES
Roman manufacture of the 18th century. Pair of sculptures in burnished and gilded metal. Measures: Height 40 cm. Marble base. Good conditions.
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Antique Early 18th Century Italian Baroque Figurative Sculptures

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Marble, Metal

18th Century Figural Bronze Sculpture of Zeus
Located in New York, NY
Bronze figure of Zeus attended by eagle, his symbolic form.
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Antique 18th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

18th Century Italian Carved Wood Figure
Located in Bradenton, FL
A rather large and exceedingly rare 18th century Italian carved wood figure of a Neopolitan Angel. Painted carved wood head, arms, and legs, straw filled body with painted cloth wrap...
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Antique Mid-18th Century Italian Baroque Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

  • 18th Century Italian Carved Wood Figure
  • 18th Century Italian Carved Wood Figure
  • 18th Century Italian Carved Wood Figure
  • 18th Century Italian Carved Wood Figure
H 27 in. W 14 in. D 12 in.
18th Century Immaculate Conception with Saints Sculpture Marble
Located in Milan, IT
18th century Immaculate Conception and saints Marble, 60 x 50 x 9 cm In the center of the marble oval we find an Immaculate Conception accompanied by St. Vincent Ferrer (identif...
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Antique 18th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Marble

Italian 18th Century Madonna and Child
Located in WEST PALM BEACH, FL
This is an 18th century iconic figure of the Madonna and Child. Signed 'Lugo'.
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Antique 18th Century Italian Other Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

  • Italian 18th Century Madonna and Child
  • Italian 18th Century Madonna and Child
  • Italian 18th Century Madonna and Child
  • Italian 18th Century Madonna and Child
H 16.5 in. W 11 in. D 3.5 in.
Pair of 18th Century Carved Wood Italian Popes
Located in Los Angeles, CA
A Rare Pair of Italian Popes made of Carved Wood and Papier Mache.
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Italian Sculptures

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Papier Mâché, Wood

A set of four hard stone marquetry plaques depicting animals, Italy 18th century
By Antonio Tempesta
Located in PARIS, FR
These four plaques represent either domestic (a horse, two rams) or exotic animals (a rhinoceros and an elephant). Made on slate slabs cut to shape (a rectangle with concave angles),...
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18th Century Italian School Figurative Sculptures

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Marble, Slate

18th Century Sant'antonio Abate Sculpture in Wood
Located in Milan, IT
18th Century Sant’Antonio Abate Wood, cm alt. 61 Base 25 x 17.5 cm This wooden sculpture depicts Sant’Antoni Abate. Antonio was born in Come in Egypt in 151. At the age o...
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Antique 18th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

  • 18th Century Sant'antonio Abate Sculpture in Wood
  • 18th Century Sant'antonio Abate Sculpture in Wood
  • 18th Century Sant'antonio Abate Sculpture in Wood
  • 18th Century Sant'antonio Abate Sculpture in Wood
H 24.02 in. W 9.85 in. D 7.09 in.
Italian Corner Fountain 18th Century in Stone
By Europa Antiques
Located in Madrid, ES
Italian Corner Fountain 18th century In burgundy stone. Divided into three parts. Measures: 172 x 89 x 72 cms. total Very good condition.
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Antique 18th Century Italian Baroque Mounted Objects

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Stone

  • Italian Corner Fountain 18th Century in Stone
  • Italian Corner Fountain 18th Century in Stone
  • Italian Corner Fountain 18th Century in Stone
  • Italian Corner Fountain 18th Century in Stone
H 67.72 in. W 35.04 in. D 28.35 in.
18th Century Annunciation Sculpture High Relief in Gilded Bronze
Located in Milan, IT
XVIII century Annunciation High relief in gilded bronze, cm diam. 15.5 With frame cm diam. 24,5.
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Antique 18th Century Italian Abstract Sculptures

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Bronze

Pair of 18th-19th century Andirons Sculptures - Winged lions - bronze Italy
Located in Varmo, IT
Pairs of andirons in gilded bronze - Winged lions. Italy, 18th-19th century. 40 x d 36 x h 35 cm. Entirely in chiseled and gilded bronze. Condition report: Overall in good conditi...
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Early 19th Century Old Masters Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Last Supper Bas-relief Leonardo 18/19th Century Italy Sculpture Simil wood Art
Located in Riva del Garda, IT
Lombard school of the XVIII - XIX centuries Last dinner Bas-relief with 'pastille' technique 35 x 63 cm. Framed 45 x 74 cm. The 'pastiglia' plates had a huge diffusion especially s...
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Late 18th Century Old Masters Sculptures

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Other Medium, Wood

Pair of Italian 18th Century Terra Cotta Statues
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
An exceptional and most charming true pair of Italian 18th century terra cotta statues. Each statue is raised by a mottled circular base where the elegant and wonderfully executed ma...
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Antique 18th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Terracotta

Italian 18th Century Carved Wood Vine Fragment
Located in Atlanta, GA
A gorgeous 18th century Italian long wall hanging carved wood vine fragment piece, with traces of aged gilding.
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Italian Wall-mounted Sculptures

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Wood

Pair of Italian Painted Papier Mâché Torcheres or Candelabras, 18th Century
Located in Savannah, GA
Pair of Italian painted papier mâché figural torcheres Piedmont. Each curly haired youth with pleasant expression, clad in loose drapery holding aloft a candle cup standing contra po...
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Antique 18th Century Italian Sculptures

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Paper

18th Century Moretta Sculpture in Ebonized, Lacquered and Gilded Wood
Located in Milan, IT
Venetian workshop, 18th Century Moretta lantern holder Ebonized, lacquered and gilded wood, cm alt. 201 Only figure, alt. 111 cm It is a Moor-odalisque in polychrome wood, ...
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Antique 18th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

Pair of Italian 18th Century Baroque Period Giltwood Statues
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A stunning and extremely decorative true pair of Italian 18th century Baroque period giltwood statues. Each statue is raised by a rectangular ground like designed base where the char...
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Antique 18th Century Italian Baroque Figurative Sculptures

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Giltwood

Carrara Marble Bas-Relief Depicting Apollo Italy, 18th Century
By Europa Antiques
Located in Madrid, ES
A Carrara Marble Bas-Relief depicting Apollo Italy, 18th Century 30,5 x 16,5 cm very good condition.  
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Antique 18th Century Italian Baroque Figurative Sculptures

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Carrara Marble

Pair of 18th Century Italian Neapolitan Cherubs Terracotta Putti Sculptures
Located in Milan, IT
A stunning pair of Italian Baroque polychrome earthenware winged putti figures with glass eyes, dating back to the early 18th century, Neapolitan origin, standing on later circular ...
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Antique Early 18th Century Italian Baroque Figurative Sculptures

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Glass, Terracotta, Giltwood

Bronze Figure of a Priest with Crozier, Italian, 18th Century
Located in Kensington, MD
Cast bronze figure of a priest holding a cornucopial form crozier. Mounted on a modern turned ebonized wood socle. The bronze figure is 9 1/2" tall. Overall height including th...
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Antique 18th Century Italian Baroque Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

18th Century Giltwood Element Fish Sculpture
Located in Dallas, TX
Unusual 18th century fish sculpture made of antique giltwood fragments. A very interesting and unique piece of art!
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Antique Late 18th Century Italian Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Italian 18th Century Giltwood and Polychrome Statue of Two Eagles
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A striking Italian 18th century giltwood and polychrome statue of two eagles. The statue is raised by a most decorative polychrome ground and branch like designed base. Above are two...
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Antique 18th Century Italian Animal Sculptures

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Giltwood

Pair of 18th Century Italian Carved and Giltwood Fragment Rooster Sculptures
Located in Dallas, TX
Very unique pair of 18th century Italian carved and giltwood rooster sculptures made of fragments. Such an interesting accessory!
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Antique 18th Century Italian Animal Sculptures

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Giltwood

18th Century French or Italian Santo Nativity Figure
Located in Nantucket, MA
18th century French or Italian Santo Nativity Figure, a hand carved and painted fruitwood figure for a Christmas Crèche or Krippe. Excellent and delicate details to the head and hand...
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Antique 18th Century Italian Folk Art Figurative Sculptures

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Linen, Fruitwood

18th Century Italian Fragment and Chalcedony Rosette Wall Sculpture
By Interi
Located in Dublin, Dalkey
A wall-mounted sculpture using an 18th century Italian gold distressed fragment with geode slices, chalcedony rosettes, crystal quartz points, and kyanite on a hand painted gallery 1...
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Antique 18th Century Italian Rococo Wall-mounted Sculptures

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Rock Crystal, Quartz, Gold Leaf

Italian Fish Sculpture Made of 18th and 19th Century Fragments
Located in Dallas, TX
Decorative Italian fish sculpture made of 18th and 19th century fragments. Very unique!
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Antique 19th Century Italian Animal Sculptures

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Wood, Giltwood

Set of Three Italian Early 18th Century Neoclassical Period Terracotta Statues
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A beautiful and complete set of three Italian early 18th century neo-classical period terra cotta statues of maidens signed C PIERI. Each wonderfully executed statue is raised by a c...
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Antique 18th Century Italian Neoclassical Figurative Sculptures

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Terracotta

Pair of Italian 18th Century White Carrara Marble Statuettes of Lions
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A charming true pair of Italian 18th century white carrara marble statuettes of lions. Each statue is raised by an oval terrain style base where the lions are crouching. With richly ...
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Antique 18th Century Italian Animal Sculptures

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Carrara Marble

18TH Century Putti Statue
Located in San Angelo, TX
Absolutely breathtaking, one of a kind 18th century putti statue that stands upon a pedestal. Found and purchased in Lucca, Italy. In great condition for an 18th century artifact. Re...
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Antique 18th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

  • 18TH Century Putti Statue
  • 18TH Century Putti Statue
  • 18TH Century Putti Statue
  • 18TH Century Putti Statue
H 30 in. W 11 in. D 11 in.
18th Century Italian Baroque Reliquary
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Beautiful and detailed reliquary holder with its original gilding, Italy, circa 1750. Weathered and small losses.
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Antique 18th Century Italian Baroque Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

  • 18th Century Italian Baroque Reliquary
  • 18th Century Italian Baroque Reliquary
  • 18th Century Italian Baroque Reliquary
  • 18th Century Italian Baroque Reliquary
H 16.54 in. W 7.09 in. D 3.15 in.
Large Mirrors Glass Gold Florence 18th Century Italy Art Baroque Louis XVI
Located in Riva del Garda, IT
Pair of large octagonal mirrors Italy (Florence), 18th century Carved wood, perforated. Gold leaf gilding with bolus preparation. Height cm. 114, Width cm. 102 (light 80 x 70 cm.) ...
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18th Century Baroque Sculptures

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Gold

18th Century Tree of Life Sculpture with Figures
Located in Newport Beach, CA
Hand carved and 22k, gold gilded, sculpture of the Tree of Life with figures mounted on a custom, Lucite base. Originally part of a frieze that ran the length of a room in an Italian...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Italian Sculptures

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Wood

Italian Fish Sculpture Made of 18th and 19th Century Fragments
Located in Westport, CT
Unique, whimsical and original sculpture made from antique gilded carvings and vintage Murano glass. This particular fish is shown with a heavy eyebrow and murano teeth! One of two r...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Animal Sculptures

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Driftwood

Pair of Mid-18th Century Italian Carved Walnut Sculptures "The Cards Players"
Located in Dallas, TX
Bring new guests to your game room with this exceptional pair of large antique fruitwood figures! Crafted in Italy, circa 1760, each hand carved sculpture stands on a wooden base and...
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Antique Mid-18th Century Italian Rococo Figurative Sculptures

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Walnut

Italian Bust in Statuary Marble on Later Plaster Pedestal, 18th-19th Century
Located in Atlanta, GA
This headless bust in white marble adorned in 18th century clothing on a later plaster pedestal on square wooden base Dimensions of bust: Length 21" Depth 10" Height 15".
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Antique Mid-18th Century Italian Louis XV Busts

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Marble

Italian Pelican Sculpture Made from 18th and 19th Century Wood Fragments
Located in Dallas, TX
Large scale Italian pelican sculpture made from wood fragments from the 18th and 19th century. Such an interesting piece! A true work of art!
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Antique 19th Century Italian Animal Sculptures

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Giltwood

Large 18th Century Italian Marble Claw
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Beautiful weathered white marble claw on a grey marble pedestal. Great to use as a paper weight on your desk. Italy, circa 1750-1800 Weathered and old repair.
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Antique 18th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Marble

  • Large 18th Century Italian Marble Claw
  • Large 18th Century Italian Marble Claw
  • Large 18th Century Italian Marble Claw
  • Large 18th Century Italian Marble Claw
H 8.47 in. W 7.29 in. D 6.7 in.
18th Century Italian St Joseph with Infant Jesus Baroque Old Master Sculpture
By Angelo Gabriello Piò
Located in Milan, IT
From Italy a superlative Bolognese Baroque polychrome earthenware Saint Joseph with Infant Jesus sculpture, circle of old master Angelo Gabriello Piò, Bologna 1690-1770, dating back ...
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Antique Early 18th Century Italian Baroque Figurative Sculptures

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Terracotta

Antique Pair of Sculptures, Cherubs Silvered and Gilded Wood, 18th Century Italy
Located in Cuneo, Italy (CN)
Ancient pair of sculptures, figures of wooden cherubs, carved by hand and complete with Coeval base, original silver and gilded finish, ptina of the past, hand-built in the 18th cent...
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Antique 18th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

18th Century French or Italian Santo Nativity Figure
Located in Nantucket, MA
18th century French or Italian Santo Nativity figure, a hand carved and painted fruitwood figure for a Christmas Creche or Krippe. Excellent and delicate details to the head and hand...
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Antique 18th Century Italian Folk Art Sculptures and Carvings

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Linen, Fruitwood

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18th Century Italian Sculptures For Sale on 1stDibs

At 1stDibs, there are several options of 18th century Italian sculptures available for sale. The range of distinct 18th century Italian sculptures — often made from wood, stone and metal — can elevate any home. We have 765 antique and vintage 18th century Italian sculptures in-stock, while there are 7 modern editions to choose from as well. 18th century Italian sculptures have long been popular, with older editions for sale from the 18th Century and newer versions made as recently as the 21st Century. There are many kinds of 18th century Italian sculptures to choose from, but at 1stDibs, Baroque, Rococo and Neoclassical 18th century Italian sculptures are of considerable interest. Interi, Real Fabbrica Ferdinandea and Cozzi Porcelain Factory each produced beautiful 18th century Italian sculptures that are worth considering.

How Much are 18th Century Italian Sculptures?

The average selling price for at 1stDibs is $2,758, while they’re typically $172 on the low end and $295,000 highest priced.

Finding the Right Sculptures for You

Styling your home with vintage, new and antique sculptures means adding a touch that can meaningfully transform the space. By introducing a sculptural work as a decorative finish to any interior, you’re making a statement, whether you tend toward the dramatic or prefer to keep things casual with modest, understated art.

A single, one-of-a-kind three-dimensional figurative sculpture mounted on your dining room wall is a guaranteed conversation piece, while a trio of abstract works arranged on your living room bookshelves can add spontaneity to the collection of first-edition novels or artist monographs you’re displaying as well as draw attention to them. Figurative sculptures are representational works that portray a specific person, animal or object. And while decorating with busts, which are sculpted or cast figurative works, hasn’t exactly topped the list of design trends every year, busts are back. According to designer Timothy Corrigan, “They give humanity in a way that a more abstract sculpture can’t give.” Abstract sculptures, on the other hand, are not meant to show something specific. Instead, they invoke a mood or scene without directly stating what they are portraying.

Busts made of stone or metal may not seem like a good fit for your existing decor. Fortunately, there are many ways for a seemingly incongruous piece to fit in with the rest of your room’s theme. You can embrace a dramatic piece by making it the focal point of the room, or you can choose to incorporate several elements made out of the same material to create harmony in your space. If an antique or more dramatic piece doesn’t feel like you, why not opt for works comprising plastic, fiberglass or other more modern materials?

When incorporating sculpture into the design of your home — be it the playful work of auction hero and multimedia visionary KAWS, contemporary fiber art from Connecticut dealer browngrotta arts or still-life sculpture on a budget — consider proper lighting, which can bring out the distinctive aspects of your piece that deserve attention. And make sure you know how the size and form of the sculpture will affect your space in whole. If you choose a sculpture with dramatic design elements, such as sharp angles or bright colors, for example, try to better integrate this new addition by echoing those elements in the rest of your room’s design.

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