Wood Animal Sculptures

Antique Painted Jumping Horse from Northern France, circa 1900
Antique Painted Jumping Horse from Northern Fra...
Antique Early 1900s French Carnival Art
Metal
This antique parcel paint horse from Northern France has been mounted on a contemporary metal stand. His eyes are made from glass and are gold in color, and around his breastplate ar...
Wooden Carousel Horse
Wooden Carousel Horse
Mid-20th Century European Carnival Art
Wood
Lovely smalll wooden carousel horse. Mid-20th century black horse - animal sculpture on metal base. Hand-painted black beauty with coloured details. Great home decor - interior eyeca...
Impressive Black Forest Wood Carving Ibex Sculpture
Impressive Black Forest Wood Carving Ibex Sculp...
Antique Late 19th Century Austrian Black Forest Sculptures and Carvings
Wood
An antique imposing cabin decor wood carving sculpture of an ibex. Black Forest or Austria, circa 1900.
Abstract Brutalist Wire Horse Sculpture Marcello Fantoni for Raymor
Abstract Brutalist Wire Horse Sculpture Marcell...
Marco Fantoni, Raymor
Vintage 1950s Italian Brutalist Animal Sculptures
Metal
Mid-Century, abstract, Brutalist, horse sculpture by Marcello Fantoni for Raymor is a mixed metal wire sculpture mounted on a walnut base with copper label signed Fantoni Italy for R...
Antique Burmese Hand-Carved Wood Seated Goat Sculpture from the 19th Century
Antique Burmese Hand-Carved Wood Seated Goat Sc...
Antique 19th Century Burmese Sculptures and Carvings
Wood
A 19th century seated goat statue hand-carved in wood from Burma. This hand-carved statue depicts a goat, seated on his hind legs with his front legs pulled up in an almost squirrel ...
Antique Burmese 19th Century Hand-Carved Wooden Barking Dog Temple Sculpture
Antique Burmese 19th Century Hand-Carved Wooden...
Antique 19th Century Burmese Sculptures and Carvings
Glass, Wood
A 19th century Burmese dog temple statue hand carved in wood in Burma. This painted black dog is depicted with a lively attitude, half stretched out and barking. Its face is enlivene...
Extra Large Custom Made Oak Rocking Horse by Stevenson Brothers, England
Extra Large Custom Made Oak Rocking Horse by St...
Stevenson Brothers
Early 2000s English Toys and Dolls
Brass, Leather, Oak
Impressive extra large 70 inches long! Custom made light oak rocking horse, hand-carved by Stevenson Brothers in Bethersden, Kent. The hand-carved oak horse mounted as a bow rocker,...
Hand-Carved Wood Swan from France
Hand-Carved Wood Swan from France
Early 20th Century French Animal Sculptures
Paint, Wood
Found in France, a beautiful hand-carved swan with a lovely worn painted patina. This swan was carved from two pieces of wood, the body and the neck and head, which are joined togeth...
Black Forest Wooden Carved Owl over Books, Germany, 1890s
Black Forest Wooden Carved Owl over Books, Germ...
Unknown
Antique 1890s German Black Forest Animal Sculptures
Wood
Fantastic large wooden carved owl over books. It has glass eyes, one of them has an internal chip or a slight defect that can be seen in the pictures. A carved Black Forest antique o...
Large Wood Carved Standing Deer
Large Wood Carved Standing Deer
Unknown
Early 20th Century Belgian Sculptures
Wood
Large wood carved standing deer with real horns attached.
Carved Wood Seal with Cast Iron Spinning Ball,,Folk Art, Anomatron, 1920s
Carved Wood Seal with Cast Iron Spinning Ball,,...
Unknown
Vintage 1920s American Folk Art Animal Sculptures
Iron, Wood
Carved wood seal with cast iron motorized spinning ball, amazing Folk Art, carnival art, sculpture, most likely made for entrance of aquatic exhibit of some sort, circus, carnival, f...
American Carousel Style ‘20th Century’ Large Giraffe Figure
American Carousel Style ‘20th Century’ Large Gi...
Early 20th Century American Animal Sculptures
Pine
American carousel style (20th century) of stripped pine large giraffe figure with gold trim and wearing a saddle.     
Felipe Archuleta Carved Fish
Felipe Archuleta
Vintage 1970s American Folk Art Outsider and Self Taught Art
Wood
Similar to Archuleta carved fish in the Smithsonian National Museum of American Art. Archuleta's work can also be found in the American Folk Art Museum in New York. Archuleta worked ...
Hand-Carved Scenic Elephant Sculpture
20th Century Thai Animal Sculptures
Teak
This hand-carved sculpture is from Chiang Mai, Thailand and was made from teak wood, circa 1980. The sculpture features a scene of elephants grouped together which has been mounted o...
Pair of Midcentury Monumental Faux Elephant Tus...
Mid-20th Century Animal Sculptures
Wood
Pair of midcentury wooden faux elephant tusk that fit into black wooden bases. Realistic looking tusks.
Arne Tjomsland Carved Wood Bison, circa 1960s
Arne Tjomsland
Vintage 1960s Norwegian Scandinavian Modern Animal Sculptures
Pine
Arne Tjomsland, Norwegian, circa 1960s also produced work for Goodwill Produkter A/S Sandefjord, Norway. This bison is a really charming piece that is made of carved pine and then sa...
Small Austrian Midcentury Wood Cat by Karl Hage...
Hagenauer Werkstätte, Karl Hagenauer
Vintage 1950s Austrian Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures
Nickel, Wood
Amazing Hagenauer carved wood cat with nickel-plated details.
Gustav Dentzel-Manner Carved Giltwood Carousel ...
Gustave Dentzel
20th Century Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures
Wood
Gustav Dentzel-manner carved and partially gilded wood small galloping carousel horse sculpture with mane. The piece is in great vintage condition.
Carved Wooden Sculpture of Fallow Fawn from Pis...
John Rosselli
Vintage 1970s Unknown Classical Roman Animal Sculptures
Wood
Large carved solid-wood fawn, originally purchased from John Rosselli Antiques in New York in the 1970s. Light white-wash finish over pine structure. Excellent condition.
Small 18th Century Italian Giltwood Eagle Bookh...
Antique 18th Century Italian Animal Sculptures
Giltwood
From the 1700s, this hand-carved Italian eagle is holding a cartouche with his right foot while his left foot clutches the platform beneath him. We believe this platform would have b...
Hand-Carved Wood Bear Liqueur Stand, Swiss, 1920
Early 20th Century Swiss Black Forest Animal Sculptures
Wood
A carved wood decanter or liqueur stand modelled as hiking bear with walking stick and basket on his back. With enamel painted decanter and six glasses. Executed, circa 1920, Swiss. ...
Art Deco Wooden Bulldog Sculpture, Dog Statue
Mid-20th Century European Art Deco Sculptures and Carvings
Wood
Lovely hand-carved wood bulldog sculpture. This handmade and hand-painted black and white French bulldog dates from the Art Deco period. Some traces of age on the paint. Who will...
Bald Eagle Giltwood Sculpture
Antique Late 19th Century French Animal Sculptures
Gesso, Wood
Rare French, 19th century, empire. Large size carved wood and gesso gilt eagle, with its full body, swept back wings, pronounced talons, perched on a ball. Important size. Conditi...
Folk Art Driftwood Sculpture of Large Waterfowl...
21st Century and Contemporary American Folk Art Sculptures and Carvings
Metal
Fine example of Vermont Folk Art by Kilbride. This large driftwood waterfowl sculpture is wonderful and in perfect condition. We are not sure of its age but assume late 20th or early...
White Snow Rabbit - Hare Sculpture - Wooden Ha...
Mid-20th Century Unknown Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures
Wood
Very nice snow rabbit figure. Made of hand-carved wood. Good conditions with nice patina. Some very small time cracks. Unknown artist, 1960s.
Folk Art Standing Owl Wooden Carved Sculpture
Early 20th Century American American Colonial Animal Sculptures
Bone, Wood
Lovely Folk Art wooden carved standing owl. It has bone around the eyes. Small chip on the base.
Pair of Lifesize Whippets
20th Century French Animal Sculptures
Composition, Wood
Pair of lifesize whippets, each one of seated form, realistically modeled, raised on a 14" circular wood base. Some signs of patina/wear, presents well. The figure alone measures 30 ...
Period African Carving Pair of Lions
Vintage 1940s African Sculptures
Hardwood
Wonderful hardwood carving of pair of lions.
Carved Wood Bear Hallstand, Swiss Brienz, circa...
Antique Late 19th Century Swiss Black Forest Animal Sculptures
Wood
A hand-carved wood bear hallstand. The mother bear looking upwards at her cub hanging in the branches executed, circa 1900, Swiss Brienz.
Rare Set of Five Salvador Dali Limited Edition ...
Salvador Dalí, Deyrolle, BD Barcelona Design
2010s Spanish Modern Animal Sculptures
Brass, Animal Skin, Wood
Set of five "XAI” lambs designed by Salvador Dali manufactured by BD Barcelona and Deyrolle. This are almost the last five pieces available, is a great opportunity to purchase it...
Pair of 19th Century French Black Forest Carved...
Antique Late 19th Century French Black Forest Animal Sculptures
Oak
This pair of antique Black Forest bird sculptures was crafted in France, circa 1870. Made out of oak, each oval wooden plaque features a hand carved partridge in high relief standing...
Genuine American Freshwater Turtle Shell
20th Century American Mounted Objects
Shell, Wood
Beautiful turtle shell mounted on a wood base, clean and seal with clear resin In the front and professionally linen upholstered in the back, great decorative Object in the room.
Vintage Indian Hand Carved Wooden Horse with Wh...
20th Century Indian Sculptures and Carvings
Iron, Wood
A hand carved wooden horse with wheels and iron features from 20th century India. This horse showcases a stylized appearance with its unique mane and classic bridle with iron featur...
Rare Buddhist Carved Base for a Statue, Edo Per...
Antique Mid-17th Century Japanese Edo Animal Sculptures
Wood
Rare and unusual hexagonal Buddhist base for a statue with a recumbent shi-shi (guardian lion dog), gilded and carved with inset glass eyes and painted with mineral pigments. Most ...
Italian Carved and Painted Wooden Sculpture of ...
Antique Early 19th Century Italian Animal Sculptures
Wood
An Italian carved and painted wood lion from the early 19th century. How not to be charmed by this exquisite painted lion, who almost seems to be smiling? The sculpture mixes a touch...
Late 19th Century Vanuatu Canoe Prow, "Naho"
Antique Late 19th Century Vanuatuan Tribal Art
Wood
A beautifully worn carved "Naho", featuring a stylized bird, adze marks, some encrustation and dark patina expected with wear and age of the piece Carved wooden canoe prows of this ...
Polychromed Carved Wood Carousel Horse 'Apache'
Early 20th Century French Folk Art Animal Sculptures
Wood, Paint
Nicely carved and colorfully painted carousel horse 'Apache'. Beautiful expressive face with lifelike glass eyes. French or German carved Early 20th century.
Two-Headed Egyptian Sphinx Sculpture
20th Century Egyptian Sculptures
Wood
This two-headed Egyptian sphinx is constructed of solid wood. The wood has been treated to take on a sandy, almost marble, finish. Unlike the Greek sphinx which was a woman, the Egyp...
English Gilded Lion Ornament
Antique 19th Century English Victorian Sculptures
Ormolu, Pine, Bronze
Wonderful gilded bronze lion ornament mounted on an oval pine block with two gilded bronze rope twists surrounding it. Remnants of the original red silk still remain. Originally affi...
Early 18th Century Dutch Wood Carving of Pair o...
Antique Late 18th Century Dutch Wall-mounted Sculptures
Wood
Early 18th century beautifully wood carved Dutch carving of pair of lions and coat of arms in a grey washed patina with a faint red and gold painted coat of arms. This carving featur...
Large 19th Century Folk Art Alligator
Antique 19th Century Swedish Folk Art Animal Sculptures
Wood
Large charming and authentic carving of an alligator, probably from a 19th century, Sweden, amusement park or Tivoli.
Museum Quality and Condition Original 17th Cent...
Antique Early 17th Century Dutch Renaissance Linen Presses
Ebony, Oak
Stunning early 1600s press with hand-carved heraldic lion sculptures. In the same decade that a young painter by the name of Rembrandt van Rijn was making a name for himself in the ...
Vintage Roe Dear Horn from Sweden, 1970s
Mid-20th Century Swedish Scandinavian Modern Wall-mounted Sculptures
Pine
A collection of a few Swedish roe deer antler/horns mounted on wood plaques from Sweden. Each rustic piece is slightly different while expressing the beauty, purity and serenity of n...
Large Leather Rhinoceros Sculpture with Glass Eyes
Unknown
Late 20th Century Animal Sculptures
Leather, Glass, Wood
Offered for sale is a large and finely detailed leather clad sculpture of a rhinoceros. The rhinoceros has inset glass eyes and a leather tail and ears. The body of the rhino is tool...
Antique Hand-Carved Mirror Frame with Fretwork ...
Antique 18th Century Chinese Furniture
Wood
A Chinese 18th century hand-carved mirror frame with fretwork. This frame showcases three openwork panels with foliages and a dragon in the centre. The bottom of the frame is adorned...
Charming Carved Wood Rustic Dog Sculpture from ...
Vintage 1940s French Folk Art Animal Sculptures
Wood
An adorable vintage carved wood dog originally from a French bakery display, roughly hewn and wonderfully rustic with a cute expression and ball in its mouth.
Pair of Ebony Indo, Burmese Figures of Lions
Early 20th Century Burmese Animal Sculptures
Bone, Glass, Ebony
An impressive pair of dramatically posed figures made during the colonial era. As they are hand-carved, there are slight differences in size and poses. Right and left facing. Eyes ...
Cenedese Murano Three Fish Italian Art Glass Aq...
Cenedese, Alfredo Barbini
Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures
Art Glass, Blown Glass, Murano Glass, Gold Leaf, Wood, Glass
Gorgeous large Murano handblown orange, turquoise, and purple fish Italian art glass aquarium sculpture on original lighted wood base. Attributed to designer Alfredo Barbini for the ...
Hand-Carved Wall Plaque with Eight Wild Horses ...
Mid-20th Century European Animal Sculptures
Teak
For the lovers of horses and horse related art. This midcentury made wall plaque depicts a beautiful scene of eight galloping wild horses with a mountain range against the backgroun...
Wallfountain, Italy, 18th Century
Antique 18th Century Italian Baroque Animal Sculptures
Stone
Carved wooden wall fountain with a large shell basin and dog mascaron supported by a dolphin-shaped column. A Pegasus springs out of a rough-hewn base. The fountain is painted with a...
Grey Crowned Crane Sculpture by Mangani for Ogg...
Giulia Mangani
Vintage 1970s Italian Animal Sculptures
Metal
A fabulous painted porcelain crane sculpture signed by Giulia Mangani for Oggetti, Italian, circa 1970. Hand-painted porcelain body perched on gilded metal legs in mid-stride, lacque...
Modernist Pied Piper of Hamelin Bronze Sculpture
Vintage 1960s American Modern Figurative Sculptures
Bronze, Petrified Wood
Amazing bronze rendition of the Brothers Grimm tale of the Pied Piper. The artist took a bit of artistic license and depicted dogs. Solid cast bronze sculpture on a petrified wood ba...
Early 20th Century Water Buffalo Skull
Unknown
Early 20th Century South African Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures
Horn, Animal Skin, Wood
A large wall mountable buffalo skull. Weight: 15 kg.
Large Italian Greyhound of Silver Gilt Carved Wood
20th Century Italian Animal Sculptures
Paint, Silver Leaf, Wood
A handsome large Italian greyhound dog in a seated pose, of carved wood with silver-leaf overlay.
German Black Forest Carved Wood Cat in Boot ink...
Early 20th Century German Black Forest Inkwells
Wood
A German Black Forest carved wood cat in boot inkwell from the early 20th century. Whether this Black Forest piece was inspired by Charles Perrault's 17th century version of the 'Cha...
Antique Duck Decoy with Weight and Distressed P...
Unknown
Early 20th Century American Rustic Sports Equipment and Memorabilia
Lead, Wood, Paint
This aged wooden duck decoy is a perfect addition to your garden decor. The duck has distressed black paint on its body with a softer grey on its head. The decoy comes with the weigh...
Super Funky Indonesian Carved Wood Alligator Co...
Vintage 1980s Indonesian Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Wood
A super fun stylish low slung carved wood alligator, one of a kind, ebonized and abstract. Could be used as a narrow coffee table, or solely for sculptural decorative interest as a f...
American School 20th Century Folk Art Carved Wo...
Late 20th Century American Folk Art Animal Sculptures
Hardwood
American School 20th century Folk Art carved wood figure of a ram, signed and dated D. Ayala '92 on base, possible attribution to Donna Ayala, a contemporary Texan sculptor who speci...