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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Early 20th Century France Victorian Urns
Iron
A large single cast-iron urn with dragon handles, the body of the urn ornamented with classical scenes, possibly French, circa 1900. Measures: Urn 30 ins. high, 28 ins. overall width...
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Antique 1790-1799 England Neoclassical Statues
Stoneware
A very rare Coade stone figure of autumn, classically-robed, holding wheat sheaves and gazing demurely downward, her hair elaborately curled and coiffed, the integral base of half-ci...
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Vintage 1920-1929 Italy Neoclassical Fountains
Stone
A pair of carved Vicenza stone fountainheads, each with curly haired cherub reclining on dolphin, one fountainhead piped in two places, the other piped in one, on rectangular bases, ...
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Vintage 1920-1929 France Neoclassical Garden Ornaments
Iron
A fine wrought-iron and stone architectural gazebo or folly, of oval form, the peaked roof supported by four uprights surmounted by four hooks for hanging plants, the lower section j...
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Vintage 1920-1929 England Late Victorian Urns
Iron
A fine pair of cast-iron tazza form urns with fluted foot and scalloped rim, English, circa 1930. Measures: 13 ins. high, 22 ins. overall diameter; plantable area 6 ins. deep, 15 ins...
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Early 20th Century England Neoclassical Sundials
Stone
A carved Cotswold stone wrythen baluster with stepped square base and square top, with replaced later bronze sundial plate, English, circa 1900. Measure: 44.25 ins. high including gn...
Coalbrookdale Foundry
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Antique 1870-1879 England Victorian Patio and Garden Furniture
Iron
A cast-iron seat in the Nasturtium pattern, stamped “Coalbrookdale”, by the Coalbrookdale Company of Shropshire, England, the back and arm supports densely ornamented with nasturtium...
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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 ...
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Antique 1880-1889 United States Victorian Patio and Garden Furniture
Iron
A cast-iron seat in the “Convulvus” or “Morning Glory” pattern, American, circa 1880. Measure: 33.5 ins. high, 61.5 ins. wide, approximately 26 ins. deep (front to back); seat height...
Villeroy & Boch
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Antique 1890-1899 Germany Beaux Arts Statues
Stoneware
An exceptional set of stoneware female figures representing the four seasons and their distinguishing symbols, attributed to Villeroy & Boch (Wallerfangen, Mannheim), unmarked, G...
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20th Century England Neoclassical Revival Architectural Elements
Slate
A carved and gilded Westmoreland slate relief plaque of a grasshopper, English, circa 1930. Measures: 26 ins. high, 53 ins. wide.
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20th Century France Victorian Shelves
Wrought Iron
A three-tier wrought iron baker’s rack with decorative brass elements, French, circa 1950. Measures: 82.5 ins. high, 22.5 ins. wide, 15.75 ins. deep.

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