Renaissance Man Antiques

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Renaissance Man Antiques

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"Jacob Wrestling with the Angel," Large Mid-Cen...
Vintage 1950-1959 United States Mid-Century Modern Paintings
Paint
Painted by Leslie Snow Feron, an important New Hampshire artist along with her husband, Louis Feron, this large and remarkable painting depicts a nude Jacob, all ruddy like a hot, li...
"The Return of Thomas Pickering," Important WPA...
Dunbar D. Beck
Vintage 1930-1939 United States Art Deco Paintings
Paint
Full of atmosphere, rich color and drama, this fully realized oil on canvas study by Dunbar Beck was executed in preparation for his lobby painting at the US Post Office in Danvers, ...
"Boy with Blue Eyes," Portrait Masterpiece by W...
William McGregor Paxton
Vintage 1920-1929 United States Beaux Arts Paintings
Oil Paint
Painted by one of America's great masters of portraiture, this depiction of a male youth is brimming with warmth and life. The boy pictured here, with his dark blond hair, blue eyes,...
"Youth in White Shirt," Superb 1930s Era Portra...
Percy Muncy
Vintage 1930-1939 United States Art Deco Paintings
Oil Paint
One of the finest portraits we have seen from this era, this depiction of a handsome young man in a creamy, open-collared shirt was painted by Percy Muncy, a New York-based artist. H...
"Two Male Nudes," Early and Unusual Midcentury ...
John B. Lear
Vintage 1950-1959 United States Mid-Century Modern Drawings
A contemporary of Paul Cadmus, and like him, highly focused on depicting the male figure in various settings and positions, John Lear never gained fame beyond his circle of admirers ...
"Male Nude with American Flag," Monumental Pain...
Raoul Pene du Bois
Vintage 1950-1959 United States Art Deco Paintings
Paint
Brilliantly hued and striking in composition, this painting by famed Broadway designer Raoul Pene du Bois is one of his largest works we have ever seen. Perhaps a study for one of hi...
Rare Art Deco "Flowering Cactus" Vase by Waylan...
Waylande Desantis Gregory
Vintage 1950-1959 United States Vases
Porcelain
Gorgeously glazed in shades of moss green and blue-green by Waylande Gregory, this rare and large vase depicts a flowering cactus plant, its foliage highlighted with a metallic silve...
"Samson and Delilah" in 1940s America, Art Deco...
Joseph E. Bolden
Vintage 1940-1949 United States Paintings
Paper, Gouache
Brilliantly transposed from Biblical times to 1940s America, this vivid scene shows Samson and Delilah in a quintessentially domestic setting, complete with pink wallpaper, a portrai...
Wrought Iron Table with Quimper Tiles, Aquatic ...
Quimper Faience Pottery
Vintage 1940-1949 France Tables
Wrought Iron
This rare Moderne wrought iron table is topped with rare, 6-inch tiles in a marine motif produced at Quimper in France. A wide range of sea life is colorfully and joyously evoked, in...
Pair of Bronze Art Deco Skyscraper Lamps, Antiq...
Vintage 1930-1939 United States Art Deco Table Lamps
Bronze
Dramatic, beautifully finished and finely detailed, this very rare pair of bronze lamp bases depict skyscraper buildings, each featuring multiple setbacks in the Classic Art Deco man...
"Zodiac Box," Lidded Art Deco Bronze Casket wit...
Oscar Bach
Vintage 1920-1929 United States Art Deco Decorative Boxes
Bronze
Beautifully cast and finished with a lovely, lustrous patina, this bronze lidded box depicts all 12 of the Zodiac symbols -- four on the lid and two on each of the four sides. The bo...
"Purification," Art Deco Portrayal of Chemist f...
Robert McGill Mackall
Vintage 1930-1939 United States Art Deco Prints
"Purification" is a rare artist's working print, which served as the basis for a mural or bas-relief sculpture for a building in the 1930s, probably a water treatment build...

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