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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

Established in 19851stDibs seller since 2009

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Yorkstone Trough on Legs
Located in Katonah, NY
A carved Yorkstone sink, or trough, raised on low stone supports, with cast-iron pump that can be piped as a fountain feature, English, circa 1880.
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Antique Late 19th Century English Rustic Garden Ornaments

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Stone

Pair of Small Steel Grey Cast-Iron Urns
By Deville & Cie
Located in Katonah, NY
A pair of small cast-iron urns, each body of bulbous, semi-lobed form, the flared rims and circular integral bases ornamented with egg and dart motif, marked “Deville Paillette & Cie...
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Antique 1880s French Neoclassical Planters and Jardinieres

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Iron

White Wrought-Iron Circular Dining Table
Located in Katonah, NY
A set of four quarter-circular wrought-iron tables, with glass insets, grouped in a circle, American, ca. 1940. Some photos taken without glass insets. Provenance: Kykuit, Rockefell...
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Vintage 1940s American Art Deco Patio and Garden Furniture

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Iron

Painted French Pair of Terracotta Pastoral Figures
Located in Katonah, NY
A pair of stoneware pastoral figures on cylindrical pedestals, the male figure in peasant dress with sheaf of wheat on proper right shoulder and the female figure, also in rustic dre...
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Antique Late 19th Century French Romantic Statues

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Terracotta

Nautical-Themed Cast-Iron Fountain from the Fiske Family
By J.W. Fiske & Company
Located in Katonah, NY
A cast-iron and zinc fountain with putto embracing piped dolphin, atop three scalloped shell bowls with nautilus shell fountain jets, the whole upon entwined triple dolphin and rock ...
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Vintage 1910s American Neoclassical Revival Fountains

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Zinc, Iron

Gilded Hollywood Regency Table
Located in Katonah, NY
An occasional table in the Hollywood Regency style, the gilded brass base in the form of a stylized sheaf of wheat tied with a cord, the sheaf flared at top and bottom and supporting...
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Vintage 1960s American Hollywood Regency Coffee and Cocktail Tables

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Brass

Corn Finial
Located in Katonah, NY
A carved stone finial in the form of a sheaf of wheat, English, inscribed “EFH” and dated 1882. 45 ins. high, 33.5 ins. wide, 18 ins. deep. Provenance: By repute, from the Corn Exch...
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Antique 1880s English Arts and Crafts Architectural Elements

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Stone

White Iron Four-Person Table and Chairs
Located in Katonah, NY
A wrought-iron dining suite comprised of four armchairs, the chairs with slatted seats, cabriole legs, and the chair backs with stylized nautilus shell design, the round table with c...
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Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Patio and Garden Furniture

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Wrought Iron

Pair of Early Limestone Cold Storage Stands
Located in Katonah, NY
A rare carved limestone spirit cooler with serpentine channels, in two parts. Used in the Cognac region of France as part of the distillery production of the famous brandy that be...
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Antique 1770s French Rustic Stone Sinks

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Limestone

Pair of Black Wrought-Iron Gates
Located in Katonah, NY
A fine pair of wrought-iron gates in the style of Samuel Yellin, with all-over quatrefoil motif and scalloped top edge, American, ca. 1900. Measures: 68 ins. high overall, 46 ins. wi...
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Antique Early 1900s American Art Deco Doors and Gates

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Wrought Iron

Pair of White Marble Urns on Tall White Marble Pedestals
Located in Katonah, NY
A pair of carved marble urns, each with double-looped handles, the urn body with portrait busts and grapevines, the motifs and overall shape of the urns inspired by the Warwick Vase,...
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20th Century Chinese Neoclassical Urns

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Marble

Pair of Terracotta Busts
Located in Katonah, NY
A terracotta bust of Apollo Belvedere, Continental, circa 1960. 30 ins. high, 21 ins. wide, 13 ins. deep; diameter of socle 8 ins. The Roman Apollo Belvedere, a marble copy of the...
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Vintage 1960s European Neoclassical Statues

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Terracotta

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