Renaissance Man Antiques

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Renaissance Man Antiques

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John B. Lear
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Vintage 1930-1939 United States Art Deco Prints
Much like Salvador Dali, who continued to create his mysterious and puzzling landscapes long after Surrealism had lost its popularity, John Lear drew and painted in this manner for s...
Arthur Lee
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Vintage 1950-1959 United States Art Deco Figurative Sculptures
Bronze
First sculpted for Lehman Brothers in 1925 for its 75th anniversary -- with the soaring sentiment, "The Well-Being of Men is Forged on the Anvil of Industry" -- this rare 4...
Robert Lee Eskridge
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Vintage 1930-1939 United States Art Deco Paintings
Watercolor
A remarkable find, this original manuscript for an unpublished book, "Pila and the Lizard," along with cover art and a total of 12 Art Deco watercolors painted to illustrat...
Kupittaan Savi
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Vintage 1920-1929 Finland Art Deco Decorative Bowls
Ceramic
Beautifully glazed in sky blues and golden yellows, this large, low Art Deco bowl features a rearing deer highly stylized in the manner of the period below an arching tree with overs...
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Antique 1880-1889 Italy Belle Époque Wall-mounted Sculptures
Bronze
Gorgeously detailed and beautifully cast and patinated, this oval panel depicts, in high relief, the victorious Hercules after his twelfth labor, having subdued the monstrous Cerberu...
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Vintage 1950-1959 United States Mid-Century Modern Paintings
Paint
Ethereal and magical, this Mid-Century masterpiece is strongly reminiscent of the back stage scenes of ballet dancers painted by Degas, but with figures that are suggestive of Guy Pe...
Jacques Schnier
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Vintage 1930-1939 United States Art Deco Figurative Sculptures
Plaster
Highly important to the history of California and the Golden Gate International Exposition in San Francisco, this pair of Art Deco plaster Marquettes were sculpted by Jacques Schnier...
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Vintage 1920-1929 United States Art Deco Figurative Sculptures
Bronze
Entitled "Nondum" or "not yet," this remarkable and important bronze panel by Anna Ladd depicts a time in the future -- a mysterious, ecstatic world that seems to...
Gunnar Torhamn
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Vintage 1930-1939 Sweden Art Deco Wall Lights and Sconces
Brass
An important example of Art Deco sculpture, possibly unique, this depiction of a female nude with two doves was created by Gunnar Torhamn, best known as a painter of laborers on farm...
Jan Matulka
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Vintage 1940-1949 United States Art Deco Paintings
Watercolor, Ink, Paper, Gouache
This brilliant example of Art Deco painting by Jan Matulka shows hints of the modern take on Cubism that the artist worked out with Stuart Davis. Matulka was born in Prague and came ...
Jan Matulka
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Vintage 1940-1949 United States Art Deco Paintings
Watercolor, Ink, Paper
This brilliant Surrealist composition, with the stylization and exaggerated plant forms of Art Deco, was painted by Jan Matulka in 1944. Both Surrealism and "Moderne" decor...
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Vintage 1940-1949 United States Art Deco Paintings
A vivid and colorful depiction of sailors enjoying a hard-earned afternoon on the beaches of Fiji, with their ships anchored off shore in the background, this painting is a rare and ...

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