THOMAS K. LIBBY

Recognized Dealer

Stamford, 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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Bitossi
Offered By THOMAS K. LIBBY
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 ...
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Vintage 1960-1969 Italy Modern Animal Sculptures
Pottery
Large vintage Italian pottery stylized horse. Well fed and painted in thick glaze with colorful floral decor on a mottled white ground. From the Mancioli Pottery of Florence. Measure...
Alvino Bagni
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Vintage 1960-1969 Italy Folk Art Bottles
Pottery
Pair of Italian whiskey or grappa jugs expressively decorated with fire-water flames, circa 1950s-1960s. Dimensions: 10 1/4" high. Excellent condition, minor bumps and scuffs, o...
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Vintage 1950-1959 Italy Renaissance Figurative Sculptures
Pottery
Vintage handmade set of pottery face masks from the workshop of Eugenio Pattarino in Florence, circa 1950s. Including (Bacchus), Medusa, and a jester. Approximately 12" high, 9&...
Japanese Studio
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Vintage 1930-1939 Japan Art Deco Metalwork
Bronze
Heavy Japanese bronze bowl with variegated green patination and plain band carved into the rim, circa early/mid-20th century. Incised signature on base. 2" high, 9 1/2" dia...
Bitossi
Offered By THOMAS K. LIBBY
Vintage 1970-1979 Italy Classical Roman Vases
Pottery
Five Bitossi pottery vases in marbleized clay, circa 1970s. Measures: 9" - 12" high. Excellent condition. Most with Bitossi inventory codes, some with retailer's labels.
Kyoto Pottery
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Vintage 1910-1919 Japan Art Nouveau Vases
Pottery
Large Kyoto pottery Art Nouveau vase with lyrical S handles joining the rim to the body and finished in rich blue monochrome glaze with fine crackle, circa 1910. 14 1/2" high, 8...
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Vintage 1960-1969 United States Minimalist Abstract Sculptures
Mahogany
Jane McClintock totemic sculpture carved from a single large slab of mahogany and fitted with a rectangular base. Dated 1968. 20" high, 22 1/2" wide, 7" deep. Excellen...
Kyoto Pottery
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Early 20th Century Japan Art Nouveau Vases
Pottery
Antique Kyoto pottery blue monochrome point bottle vase, circa 1910. Measures: 24" high, 10" diameter. Good antique condition scuffs and scratches, as shown.
Awaji Pottery
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Vintage 1920-1929 Japan Art Deco Vases
Pottery
Awaji Pottery Hu form "Arrow" vase in deep green monochrome glaze, circa 1920. This shape is based on an early Chinese bronze form. It was used from the Warring States peri...
Awaji Pottery
Offered By THOMAS K. LIBBY
Vintage 1930-1939 Japan Art Deco Vases
Pottery
Awaji pottery vase decorated front and back with blooming (hibiscus) flowers on an atomic chrome orange glaze ground, circa 1930. Impressed marks. Measures: 9 3/4" high, 5 3/4&q...
Awaji Pottery
Offered By THOMAS K. LIBBY
Vintage 1930-1939 Japan Art Deco Jars
Pottery
Awaji Pottery vase or jar with dark indigo blue drips over a mottled turquoise ground, circa 1930. Measures: 7 1/2" high, 7" diameter. Impressed marks. Excellent condition.

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