Whimsical Animal Sculptures (114 results)

Pair of Staffordshire Dogs, 19th Century with Char...
Enamel, Porcelain
A Classic pair to grace your mantel or book cases. This pair of mid-19th century English porcelain dogs feature the whimsical and charming look, white ground, gold locket and orange sno...
Fun & Whimsical Pair of Hand-Carved Wooden Painted...
Unknown
Softwood
Post war pair of colorful (colorful) hand-carved and painted tropical birds. Dating from the 1940s and made for the tourist market, we expect these birds where made in South America or ...
Whimsical Handmade Hand-Painted “Happy Ewer”  Sculpture, 1970, Eva Fritz-Lindner
On Hold
Whimsical Handmade Hand-Painted “Happy Ewer” Scul...
Ceramic, Pottery
A Whimsical Handmade Hand-Painted “Happy Ewer” sculpture hand crafted and hand painted in beautiful colors Master Designer/maker: Eva Fritz-Lindner (1933-2017) Her Stamp i3D, circa 1...
Whimsical Owl Sculpture by Curtis Jere

By Curtis Jere
Whimsical Owl Sculpture by Curtis Jere
Curtis Jere
Metal, Brass, Copper, Wood
Whimsical Owl Sculpture by Curtis Jere, American, circa 1969. Signed and dated on plaque on the base. This is the best example we have owned of Jere's owls. It is the larger size and th...
Early Staffordshire Pottery Whimsical Cat, Early 19th Century

Early Staffordshire Pottery Whimsical Cat, Early 1...
Creamware, Pottery
Early Staffordshire Pottery Cat, Early 19th century. The large whimsical cat with brown and iron-red sponging sits on its hind quarters on an oval base with blue sponging with a be...
Los Castillo Brass, Copper and Abalone Dish attributed to Salvador Teran
Los Castillo Brass, Copper and Abalone Dish attrib...
Salvador Teran, Los Castillo
Copper, Abalone, Brass
Offered for sale is a brass, copper and abalone dish in the form of a whimsical grasshopper. Unmarked but attributed to Salvador Teran from the period when he worked in the workshops of...
James Bearden Abstract Peacock Sculpture

By James Bearden
James Bearden Abstract Peacock Sculpture
James Bearden
Bronze, Copper, Enamel, Steel
Whimsical peacock sculpture by noted sculptor, James Bearden, composed of torch-cut, welded, and polished steel, fused bronze, copper, and enamel mounted to a wooden base. Exceptional f...
Marcel Bouraine Art Deco Bronze Bird Bookends

By Marcel-André Bouraine
Marcel Bouraine Art Deco Bronze Bird Bookends
Marcel-André Bouraine
Bronze, Marble
These Art Deco bookends by Marcel Bouraine are playful pieces made of silvered bronze and mounted on Portoro marble. They are signed in the circular base M.Bouraine. This figure was als...
Antique Chinese Cloisonné Incense Burner Horse Boxes
Antique Chinese Cloisonné Incense Burner Horse Box...
Enamel
A whimsical pair of antique Chinese cloisonné incense burners in the form of kneeling horses on wooden stands, with removable lids, in enamel colors of turquoise, red, cobalt blue, gree...
Large Mid Century Brutalist Giraffe Sculpture
Large Mid Century Brutalist Giraffe Sculpture
John Kearney
Brass, Copper
This whimsical Mid-Century giraffe sculpture, handmade with a three-dimensional form of assorted metals, is beautifully executed and is 34"w x 6"d x 76.5"h. It is in excellent origin...
Mid-Century Modern Omersa for Abercrombie & Fitch Leather Rhino Footstool, 1960s
Mid-Century Modern Omersa for Abercrombie & Fitch ...
Abercrombie & Fitch
Leather
For your consideration is a stuffed, hand-stitched leather footstool, in the whimsical shape of a rhino, from a 1960s series that Abercrombie & Fitch had commissioned from the British c...
Whimsical Blue Bird Sculpture Hand-Painted by Eva Fritz-Lindner
Whimsical Blue Bird Sculpture Hand-Painted by Eva ...
Ceramic, Pottery
A whimsical blue bird sculpture master work designed and hand-painted by Eva Fritz-Lindner, (1933-2017) This is a creative handmade, hand-painted and hand glazed blue glazed bird. It...
Whimsical Ceramic Hatching Elephant from Egg by Sergio Bustamante

By Sergio Bustamante
Whimsical Ceramic Hatching Elephant from Egg by Se...
Sergio Bustamante
Ceramic, Paint
A very cool and unique signed piece by Mexican artist, Sergio Bustamante, circa 1970s. The piece was acquired directly form the artist and is beautifully hand-painted on ceramic.
Mixed Metal Sculpture of a Cockatoo Attributed to Sergio Bustamante, 'Mexico'
Mixed Metal Sculpture of a Cockatoo Attributed to ...
Sergio Bustamante
Copper, Brass
Offered for sale is a large Mid-Century Modern hanging sculpture of a cockatoo perched on a ring attributed to Mexican folk artist Sergio Bustamante. Made of brass and copper, this is a...
Curtis Jere Inspired Owl Sculpture

Curtis Jere Inspired Owl Sculpture
Curtis Jere
Brass
A whimsical hand-forged patinated brass owl with a spiral motif chest and bakelite shaped eyes.
C. Jere Brass and Copper Owl Sculpture

C. Jere Brass and Copper Owl Sculpture
Brass, Copper, Enamel
Whimsical brass and copper owl with layered brass stylized feathers and wings. Brass plaque with C. Jere signature and date. Large enamel eyes with good aged patina. Measurements 4 inch...
Charles Paillet "Medaille D'or" Bronze of Two Playful Goats
Charles Paillet "Medaille D'or" Bronze of Two Play...
Charles Paillet
Bronze
Large Charles Paillet French (1871-1937) bronze of two playful goats "Medaille D'or" Here we have a fun and whimsical statue sculpture of two young goats playing in the grass. One is...
19th Century Qing Chinese Cast Iron Foo Dogs Lions...
Unknown
Iron
19th century Chinese cast iron foo dogs lions incense burners. Late Qing Dynasty. Whimsical packed with character iron incense burners for your personal temple, bedroom or living room. ...
Antique Creamware Dogs Made by Nove di Bassano

By Nove di Bassano
Antique Creamware Dogs Made by Nove di Bassano
Nove di Bassano
Creamware
A pair of wonderful Antique Creamware Dogs Made by Nove di Bassano. These creamware poodles were made in Italy in the first quarter of the 19th century. Each is modelled seated, on a st...
Large Wire Sculpture of an Afgan Hound by Artist Michael L. Jacques

By Michael L. Jacques
Large Wire Sculpture of an Afgan Hound by Artist M...
Michael L. Jacques
Wire, Wood
Artist Michael L. Jacques has been painting for many years and his works are part of public and private collections throughout the U.S. and Canada. Today, he continues to paint but is a...
Whimsical Large-Scale Ceramic Sea Turtle Mid-Centu...
Unknown
Ceramic
Whimsical large-scale ceramic sea turtle. Everybody needs a giant sea turtle especially if you live near the sea shore!
Brazilian Silver and Amethyst Bird Sculpture
Unknown
Silver, Amethyst
Whimsical silver bird with natural quartz crystal.
Large Bronze and Brass Giraffe Sculpture

Large Bronze and Brass Giraffe Sculpture
Brass, Bronze
Whimsical patinated sculpture of a giraffe with brass horns. The body with a giraffe pattern all over. Tall sleeks and slender
Carved and Painted Wood Folk Art Owl

Carved and Painted Wood Folk Art Owl
Wood
A whimsical owl figure carved from a single wood log. Hand-painted, with inset reflective foil eyes.
Patinated Bronze Sculpture of a Deer by Hagenauer

By Karl Hagenauer
Patinated Bronze Sculpture of a Deer by Hagenauer
Karl Hagenauer
Bronze
This whimsical sculpture of a stag is from the famed Werkstatte Hagenauer Wien.
Carved Wooden Hippo

By Rod Mack
Carved Wooden Hippo
Rod Mack
Wood
Whimsical carved wooden hippo figure by Rod Mack, dated 1958. Please contact us if you have any questions.
Austrian Bronze Dog Ring Holder Paperweight by Ric...
Richard Rohac
Bronze
For your consideration a rare and whimsical solid bronze dog sculpture, jewelry, ring holder or paperweight by Richard Rohac, Austria, 1940s. Signed R.R (Richard Rohac, "Made in Austr...
19th Century Italian Carved Giltwood Owls
19th Century Italian Carved Giltwood Owls
Giltwood
Whimsical pair of antique, early 19th C, Italian carved giltwood owls mounted on new custom-made acrylic bases. These beautiful carvings were purchased as antique fragments in Florence...
American Mid-Century Modern Hand-Carved Walnut Wha...
Walnut
Whimsical hand-carved whale sculpture bank, circa 1960s. Beautiful condition with a soft, elegant finish made of soled walnut. Very unique and hard to find piece.
Austrian Bronze Seal Ring Holder Paperweight by Ri...
Richard Rohac
Bronze
For your consideration a rare and whimsical solid bronze seal sculpture, jewelry, ring holder or paperweight by Richard Rohac. Austria, 1940s. Signed R.R (Richard Rohac, "Made in Austri...
Austrian Bronze Mouse Ring Holder Paperweight by ...
Richard Rohac
Bronze
For your consideration a rare and whimsical solid bronze mouse sculpture, jewelry - ring holder or paperweight by Richard Rohac. Austria, 1940s. Signed R.R (Richard Rohac, "Made in Au...
Austrian Bronze Dog Jumping Ring Holder Paperweigh...
Richard Rohac
Bronze
For your consideration a rare and whimsical solid bronze Dog jumping sculpture, jewelry - ring holder or paperweight by Richard Rohac. Austria, 1940s. Signed R.R (Richard Rohac, "Made...
Austrian Bronze Dog Laying Ring Holder Paperweight...
Richard Rohac
Bronze
For your consideration a rare and whimsical solid bronze dog laying sculpture, jewelry - ring holder or paperweight by Richard Rohac. Austria, 1940s. Signed R.R (Richard Rohac, "Made ...
Brass Bunny Rabbit Sculpture Attributed to Sergio ...
Sergio Bustamante
Brass, Copper
Patinated brass and copper bunny sculpture, attributed/manner of Sergio Bustamante (b.1924-2013), unsigned, circa 1970s. Bustamante's animal sculpture period was whimsical in style and ...
Antique Sterling Cow Creamer

Antique Sterling Cow Creamer
Sterling Silver
Circa 1920s, .800 fineness, Germany. This charming cow creamer brings a playfully bucolic look to any table. Stylistically dating back to the Georgian period, these whimsical creamers ...
Gorgeous Pair of Art Deco Silver Plated Peacocks by Wiedlich Bros.

By Weidlich Bros. Mfg. Co.
Gorgeous Pair of Art Deco Silver Plated Peacocks b...
Weidlich Bros. Mfg. Co.
Silver Plate
This pair of silver plated peacocks- one male, one female- was produced by the renowned American maker Weidlich Brothers Manufacturing Company, circa 1930. They are simultaneously whims...
Whimsical Sergio Bustamante Papier Mâché Crocodile...
Sergio Bustamante
Paper
Beautiful and whimsical hand-painted papier mâché crocodile by Sergio Bustamante. Mexico, 1970s. Signed and marked 6/30. Measures: 4" H x 44" L x 16" W.
Whimsical 1970s Brutalist Metal Owl Sculpture in t...
Curtis Jere
Metal, Burl
Whimsical metal owl sculpture, hand-sculpted, circa 1970s. Sitting on burl wood, with amber resin eyes.  
Danish Modern Solid Teak Hand-Carved Duck Sculpture
Danish Modern Solid Teak Hand-Carved Duck Sculptur...
Kay Bojesen
Teak
Whimsical hand-carved duck sculpture in solid teak unsigned, circa 1960s.
Enormous Bustamante Style Figure of a Parrot

Enormous Bustamante Style Figure of a Parrot
Sergio Bustamante
Brass, Copper
Eye-catching scale, a fine whimsical brass and copper rendition appointed with glass eyes.
Seated Majolica Frog

Seated Majolica Frog
Majolica
An oversized French garden frog from the early 20th Century. This two foot high giant has a whimsical expression and a bright green sculpted body.
Italian Majolica Incised and Painted Ewer Fish Motif
Italian Majolica Incised and Painted Ewer Fish Mot...
Majolica
A truly whimsical and wonderful piece of Italian Majolica that is incredibly well crafted. It is incised and appears almost enameled. It is signed or inscribed by the artist on the base...
Curtis Jere Brass Owl Sculpture, circa 1969

By Curtis Jere
Curtis Jere Brass Owl Sculpture, circa 1969
Curtis Jere
Brass
This charming and whimsical piece was created by Curtis Jere in 1969 and will make a wise addition to your home. For best net trade price or additional questions regarding this item,...
English Late 19th Century Large Wooden Horse with Saddle on Twisted Metal Stand
On Hold
English Late 19th Century Large Wooden Horse with ...
Iron, Wood
English large wooden horse on new custom twisted iron stand. This English large wooden horse with saddle, circa 1900, sits atop a heavy duty twisted metal stand. This horse seems to be ...
Wire Schnauzer Dog Sculpture by Artist Michael L. Jacques

By Michael L. Jacques
Wire Schnauzer Dog Sculpture by Artist Michael L. ...
Michael L. Jacques
Wire, Wood
Originally from Vermont and now living and working in Southern California, artist and sculptor Michael L. Jacques' paintings, etchings and serigraphs have been praised throughout the U....
Ceramic Lion Sculpture by Bruno Gambone, circa 1970s

By Bruno Gambone
Ceramic Lion Sculpture by Bruno Gambone, circa 197...
Bruno Gambone
Ceramic
Ceramic lion sculpture by ceramicist Bruno Gambone, circa 1970s. This enchanting seated lion sculpture is truly a work of art. It is whimsical, yet beautiful in its use of the pared-dow...
Ceramic White Elephant by Bruno Gambone, circa 1970s

By Bruno Gambone
Ceramic White Elephant by Bruno Gambone, circa 197...
Bruno Gambone
Ceramic
Ceramic Indian motif white elephant by Bruno Gambone (circa 1970s). This is an uplifting ceramic white elephant with an Indian-style blanket and headdress, large whimsical ears and tusk...
Large Whimsical Italian Frog Sculpture

Large Whimsical Italian Frog Sculpture
Pottery
Vibrant glazed pottery sculpture of a frog made in Italy in the mid-20th century. The posed frog, on wood motif branch with unusual fire glazed green and blue finish.
Whimsical Italian Walnut Carving of a Man with a Donkey’s Head
Whimsical Italian Walnut Carving of a Man with a D...
Walnut
A whimsical Italian walnut carving of a man with a donkey’s head, the naturalistically carved head of the donkey, with furry ears and a curly mane growing to a point beyond his collar,...
1930 Whimsical Art Deco Silvered Bronze Dancing Elephant with Provenance
1930 Whimsical Art Deco Silvered Bronze Dancing El...
Bronze
Art Deco whimsical silver plated bronze dancing elephant balancing on a blue glazed bronze ball and black patinated matte black bronze rock. A very unique image, beautifully detailed an...
Striking Large Whimsical Bronze and Brass Giraffe ...
Bronze
Fabulous bronze and brass stylized sculpture of a giraffe.
Pair of Bronze and Fur Sheep

Pair of Bronze and Fur Sheep
Bronze, Wool
Whimsical, yet sophisticated, pair of sheep, likely French, 20th century. Constructed of bronze and wool fur, the sheep are in excellent condition.
Pair of Lifesize Italian Majolica Leopard Cubs
Pair of Lifesize Italian Majolica Leopard Cubs
Whimsical pair of MidCentury Glazed Earthenware figures of lifesize Leopard or Cheetah Cubs resting on pillows.
Italian Glazed Pottery Horse

Italian Glazed Pottery Horse
Faience
The whimsical sculpture of a young foal marked Italy on the bottom with the name Snaidero, circa 1960.
Anglo Indian Metal Cat Box

Anglo Indian Metal Cat Box
Whimsical silvered metal feline handcrafted with a folky charm that is hammered and etched in a decorated floral design that unexpectedly opens as a trinket box.
Brutalist Owl Sculpture in Raw Metal Signed and Dated by Curtis Jere

By Curtis Jere, Artisan House
Brutalist Owl Sculpture in Raw Metal Signed and Da...
Curtis Jere, Artisan House
Metal, Marble
Whimsical table sculpture signed and dated by Curtis Jere. The owl is sitting on a marble base and has one black and one blue enamel eye. This is a very collectible item, signed C. Jere...
Large and Playful Frederick Weinberg Style Wire Ho...
Circa 1950 red iron rod frame planter that has been sculpted into the shape of a horse in the style of designer Frederick Weinberg. A playful piece that is both whimsical with a sculptu...
Pol Chambost Animal Sculpture Vase

By Pol Chambost
Pol Chambost Animal Sculpture Vase
Pol Chambost
Ceramic
Extremely rare and fabulous animal sculpture from renowned French Ceramicist Pol Chambost (1906-1983). This fabulous piece has such character and personality and is seldom seen in his w...
Bergman Foundry, Bronze Sculpture/Figurine of Hunting Scene, Austria, circa 1910
Bergman Foundry, Bronze Sculpture/Figurine of Hunt...
Bergmann Foundry
Bronze
Antique bronze sculpture / figurine of hunting scene Bergman Foundry Austria, circa 1910 Franz Xavier Bergman, 1861-1936, is the most famous of the Viennese ‘cold painted bronze’ a...
Ceramic French Rooster by Dominique Pouchain, circa 1990s

By Dominique Pouchain
Ceramic French Rooster by Dominique Pouchain, circ...
Dominique Pouchain
Ceramic
Ceramic French Rooster(s) by Dominique Pouchain, circa 1990s. This whimsical coq is pure joy to look at and to display. The artist himself indicated he had so much fun in its creation. ...