Barbara Israel Garden Antiques

Recognized Dealer

Katonah, NY

About Barbara Israel Garden Antiques

Barbara Frelinghuysen Israel founded Barbara Israel Garden Antiques in 1985, after a serendipitous purchase of a large collection of estate statuary lead her down the garden antiques path. Now in her 30th year in business, Barbara is recognized as an authority on the subject. Barbara’s exhaustively researched book, Antique Garden Ornament: Two Centuries of American Taste (1999), is the definitive work in the field. She is also the author of A Guide to Buying Antique Garden Ornament (2012), a user-friendly handbook packed with tips on conservation, identification and m...Read More

Barbara Israel Garden Antiques

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Benjamin Edward Spence
Offered By Barbara Israel Garden Antiques
Antique Mid-19th Century England Romantic Statues
Marble
An exceptional carved marble figure of a boy by Benjamin Edward Spence (1822-1866), partially draped, seated on a rock and holding a Horn in his hands, signed “B.E. SPENCE FT ROMA.” ...
Unknown
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20th Century United States Rococo Revival Garden Ornaments
Wrought Iron
A wrought iron corner baker’s rack, painted white, with scrollwork and brass decorative elements, French, circa 1950. Measures: 85.5 ins. high, 36.5 ins. wide, 25 ins. deep.
Unknown
Offered By Barbara Israel Garden Antiques
Vintage 1940-1949 United States Art Deco Patio and Garden Furniture
Wrought Iron
A wrought iron spring steel table with oval glass top, with five spring steel side chairs and one spring steel armchair, American, circa 1940. Measures: Table 29 ins. high, 60 ins. l...
Unknown
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Antique 19th Century Scotland Gothic Patio and Garden Furniture
Iron
A cast-iron seat in the Gothic style, with pierced seat, tracery on back and apron and radiating semi-circular pattern at arms, nearly identical to seat produced by the Val d’Osne fo...
Unknown
Offered By Barbara Israel Garden Antiques
Antique 19th Century England Neoclassical Sundials
Sandstone
A carved stone baluster, the top with reverse scalloped edge, surmounted by bronze sundial plate, English, circa 1870. Measure: 40 ins. high overall, extension on bottom meant to be ...
Unknown
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Antique 19th Century United States Rustic Patio and Garden Furniture
Iron
A fine “Oak Tree”, or rustic twig, pattern cast-iron seat, the naturalistic arched back, seat and arms cast as branches with acorn clusters, on conforming trunk feet joined by entwin...
Denis Chaudet
Offered By Barbara Israel Garden Antiques
Antique 19th Century France Neoclassical Statues
Iron
A cast-iron figure of Amour after the 19th century marble original titled Cupid presenting a rose to a butterfly by Denis-Antoine Chaudet (1763-1810), the winged Cupid kneeling and h...
Unknown
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20th Century England Neoclassical Urns
Cast Stone
A pair of composition stone campana form urns on pedestals, the pedestals with molded top and base, English, circa 1960. Overall height 69 in.
Unknown
Offered By Barbara Israel Garden Antiques
Antique 19th Century England Neoclassical Revival Urns
Marble
A campana-form carved marble urn, semi-lobed, with molded rising socle and integral square base, English, circa 1820. Drainage hole in body of urn. Measure: 25 ins. high, 19.5 ins. w...
Unknown
Offered By Barbara Israel Garden Antiques
Vintage 1920-1929 England Victorian Planters and Jardinieres
Iron
A pair of large shallow cast-iron tazza form urns, each with anthemion motif on underside of bowl, on fluted socles and integral square bases. (Low composition stone bases not includ...
Unknown
Offered By Barbara Israel Garden Antiques
Vintage 1980-1989 United States Rustic Garden Ornaments
Iron
A sheet metal cut-out figure of Pan playing his pipe, painted white, American, circa 1980. Measures: 9.5 ft. high, 6.5 ft. wide.
Unknown
Offered By Barbara Israel Garden Antiques
Antique 19th Century Germany Baroque Garden Ornaments
Limestone
A pair of carved stone gate pier seated lions, looking in opposing directions, each fully-maned beast with one paw raised on a heraldic shield, Bavaria, early 19th century. Measures:...

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