THOMAS K. LIBBY

Recognized Dealer

Wilton, CT

About THOMAS K. LIBBY

Since 1996 Thomas K. Libby has been a trusted source for outstanding antique and vintage ceramics and lamps by dealers, designers, and collectors alike. Thomas K. Libby learned the art of ceramics restoration as a teenager under the tutelage of his godfather, the scion of an Armenian family of craftsmen who built a reputation restoring mosaics and murals in Eastern Europe. Entrusted with the most delicate treasures of some of the best collections in the country, Mr. Libby developed an appreciation born of intimate observation and handling of these rarefied objects. Th...Read More

THOMAS K. LIBBY

1stdibs Dealer Since 2008

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The Art and Antique Dealers League of America

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Featured Pieces

Studio Pottery
Mid-20th Century United States Adirondack Ceramics
Pottery
Large Japanese style studio vase with accentuated ribs, tree branch handles, and great green crystalline gunmetal glaze, circa early-mid 20th century. Illegible pencil writing on bas...
Awaji Pottery
Vintage 1930-1939 Japan Art Deco Vases
Pottery
Vintage Awaji vase in traditional tea jar form with multicolored drip glaze drizzling down from the rim, circa 1930. Impressed marks partially obscured by glaze. Measures: 7 1/2&quot...
Galloway Terracotta
Vintage 1920-1929 United States Art Deco Urns
Pottery
Tall Galloway pottery floor vase in classically simple form and great flambe glaze with nice contrasts. Circa 1920's. 26" high, 14" diameter. Excellent vintage condition. H...
Vintage 1920-1929 United States Arts and Crafts Vases
Pottery
Hand turned Genuine Bybee (1922-1929) Kentucky art pottery vase in pleasing form with gentle swell to upper body, applied handles, and fantastic, curdled matt green glaze. 13" h...
Early 20th Century China Qing Ceramics
Porcelain
Chinese porcelain lecherous spirit figure mischief maker with bobble tongue that wags lasciviously behind an expansive grin, circa early 20th century. Figure is holding a teapot and ...
Bitossi
Vintage 1960-1969 Italy Mid-Century Modern Jars
Pottery
Vintage Bitossi jar and cover in bold interlocking key pattern. Measures: 6" high, 6" diameter. Excellent condition, small chip under rim of cover repaired, as shown.
Bitossi
Vintage 1960-1969 Italy Minimalist Vases
Pottery
Big, sleek Bitossi pottery vase in lustrous platinum glaze, circa late 1950s-early 1960s. Hand turned with red clay and with incised cross hatching between gear tooth bands. Bitossi ...
Awaji Pottery
Vintage 1930-1939 Japan Modern Ceramics
Pottery
Large vintage Awaji pottery manipulated vase, slashed and dented and with thick white glaze powdered with green, circa 1930. Impressed export marks. 8 1/2" high, 9" diamete...
Awaji Pottery
Vintage 1910-1919 Japan Arts and Crafts Vases
Pottery
Large antique Awaji pottery vase with enameled prunus blossom decoration on a blue ground, circa 1910s. Impressed plover mark. Measure: 13 1/2" high, 9" diameter. Excellent...
Awaji Pottery
Vintage 1930-1939 Japan Art Deco Planters and Jardinieres
Vintage, handmade Awaji Pottery jardiniere with applied decoration of blooming flowers and a band of butterflies at the rim, circa 1930. Glazed in vibrant green, blue, and orange. Im...
Awaji Pottery
Vintage 1910-1919 Japan Arts and Crafts Ceramics
Pottery
Antique Awaji bottle vase in deep green monochrome glaze with incised spray of well drawn bell flowers, circa 1910s. Measures: 10 1/2" high, 6" diameter. Excellent condition.
Italica Ars
Vintage 1960-1969 Italy Mid-Century Modern Vases
Pottery
Big 1960s hand-turned Italian pottery vase in classical form with electric mottled yellow glaze for Rosenthal-Netter. Attributed to Italica Ars. With original export and RN labels. 1...

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