Renaissance Man Antiques

Philadelphia, PA
Renaissance Man Antiques

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Fred Torrey
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Vintage 1940-1949 United States Art Deco Wall-mounted Sculptures
Bronze
Clearly sculpted and cast as the prototype for a bronze awards plaque celebrating accomplishment in the Freestyle or Front Crawl stroke, this piece shows the athlete at the peak of p...
William Littlefield
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Vintage 1920-1929 United States Art Deco Drawings
William Littlefield was fascinated by boxers, capturing them again and again in the 1920s and 1930s, issuing a set of prints and producing a series of vivid, arresting drawings. Eac...
Fred Torrey
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Vintage 1940-1949 United States Art Deco Wall-mounted Sculptures
Bronze
Perhaps because it depicts its figures more as Greek athletes rather than modern players, this bronze Art Deco plaque is very rare, or possibly unique. The artist, Fred Torrey, depic...
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Vintage 1930-1939 Art Deco Wall-mounted Sculptures
Plaster
A remarkable and unique relief panel in painted plaster, this high-energy depiction of several male athletes struggling for a medicine ball is a Classic example of stylized Art Deco ...
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Vintage 1930-1939 France Art Deco Vases
Designed and executed by Paul Mergier, one of the masters of dinanderie, or mixed metal sculpture in France, this large trumpet-form vase depicts a circus ringmaster orchestrating th...
P. Berjean
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Vintage 1930-1939 France Art Deco Figurative Sculptures
Bronze
Dramatic and realistic, yet stylized and flattened, this dramatic depiction of a nude male Archer -- a very popular motif among French sculptors in the 1920s and 1930s -- was sculpte...
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Vintage 1930-1939 Netherlands Art Deco Figurative Sculptures
Bronze
An extremely rare and very fine bronze sculpture depicting stylized figures of labour and management shaking hands, looking calmly and peaceably into each other's eyes, this piece wa...
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Vintage 1930-1939 Germany Art Deco Paintings
Oil Paint
Sunny and melancholy at the same time, this highly atmospheric painting depicts a family happily ensconced along a river bank, though at the centre is a male youth who is looking pen...
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Vintage 1940-1949 United States Art Deco Paintings
Oil Paint
Full of fresh energy and atmosphere, this 1940s-era landscape painting by Vermont artist Lucy Doane depicts a craggy seaside scene, with the whirling winds and sea joining together i...
Frederick Weinberg
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Vintage 1950-1959 United States Wall-mounted Sculptures
A very rare and early example of bas relief sculpture by Frederic Weinberg, this Art Deco-influenced pairing of nude Greek male and bull is a Mid-Century, stylized take on classical ...
Eugene Francis Savage
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Vintage 1930-1939 United States Art Deco Paintings
Oil Paint
This very rare and important study for "The Spirit of Oshkosh," a major mural in Wisconsin, was painted by Eugene Savage in 1937. Savage is best known for a spectacular set...
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Vintage 1920-1929 Austria Beaux Arts Paintings
Oil Paint
This painting brings to life one of the more colorful stories from Greek mythology – the moment when Dionysus discovers the sleeping Ariadne on the island of Naxos. The painter, Rudo...

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