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Goldscheider Art Déco Children Group 'Secret' by Stephan Dakon, ca 1940
Located in Vienna, AT
Two girls under a large umbrella, in short dresses, one holding a doll tucked under her arm, whispering something in the other's ear. On a light oval base. Designed by STEPHAN DA...
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Austrian Art Deco Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Ceramic

Italian Glazed Ceramic Bust of a Classical Roman by Santa Monica
Located in Houston, TX
Italian ceramic bust of a classical Roman with unusual iridescent glaze, marked Santa Monica.
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Italian Classical Roman Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Ceramic

Pair of Italian Classical Greek Inspired Figural Ceramic Statues
Located in Houston, TX
Great pair of Greek inspired Italian ceramic statues inspired by Bitossi, Fantoni and Raymor.  
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Italian Classical Greek Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Ceramic

Italian Carrara Marble Sculpture, circa 1940
Located in Houston, TX
Stunning Italian Carrara marble sculpture, circa 1940. Our Italian marble sculpture depicts a woman sitting on a rock. Beautifully executed and artist-signed. See signature in photos.
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Marble

Goldscheider Art Déco Figure 'Skibaby' by Karl Sailer, ca 1948
Located in Vienna, AT
Rare Goldscheider Vienna Figurine of the 1940s. Little girl in red ski pants with the start number '3' standing wobbly on skis. Designed by KARL SAILER (1905 - ?), Retoucheur and...
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Austrian Art Deco Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Ceramic

French Plaster Head of Napoleon
Located in London, GB
A French painted plaster bust of Napoleon as Emperor, in basalt grey.
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French Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Plaster

Vintage Italian Carrara Marble Sculpture of David
Located in Houston, TX
Stunning vintage Italian carved Carrara marble sculpture or statue of David. Offered is a good sized well executed marble figure of David as a youth, copied from the original by Mic...
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Italian Classical Roman Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Carrara Marble

Hand Carved Oversized Father and Son Polychrome Folk Art Figural Statue
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
3-504 hand carved wood figural Folk Art sculpture.
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Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Hardwood

Art Deco Ceramic Couple Giapponese
Located in Buenos Aires, Argentina
Art deco ceramic couple Giapponese Origin Italy manufacturing C I A Mana perfect state.
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Italian Art Deco Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Ceramic

Pair of Venetian Glass Table Lamps
Located in New York, NY
A very unique pair of circa 1940's Italian hand-blown figural art glass table lamps in the form of Carnival characters standing next to Venetian columns. Measurements: Height of ...
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Italian Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

Beautiful Scandinavian Vintage Rhino Pair of Wood, 1940s
Located in Stockholm, SE
Lovely realistic wooden pair of Rhinos in dark grey and patterned color quite similar to the real rhino color. From Scandinavia around the 1940s. Great design and lovely sculpted wit...
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Scandinavian Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

Set of 4 Striking Painted Iron Tall Long Stem Poppy Flowers
Located in Hopewell, NJ
A wonderful decorative set of 4 elongated painted iron poppy flowers having orange and black flowers and realistic green foliage. Great in a large vase for sculptural flower art!
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Italian Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Iron

Art Deco Design Ceramic Sculpture Nude Sitting Woman, 1940s
Located in Praha, CZ
- Made in Czechoslovakia - Made of glazed ceramic - Good, original condition.
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Czech Art Deco Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Ceramic

Folk Art Hand Carved Wood Friar Santos with Dove
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
3-456 hand carved wood friar Santos with dove.
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Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Hardwood

Folk Art Hand Carved Madonna Santos with Putto
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
3-457 hand carved Madonna Santos with dove.
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Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Hardwood

Werkstatte Hagenauer Vienna Lady Wood and Brass circa 1940 Austrian Art Deco
Located in Vienna, AT
At the end of the 1930s female forms were being worked into items like mirrors or candelabrums. Later, the two Hagenauer brothers designed impressive busts and reliefs in which the f...
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Austrian Art Deco Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Brass

Folk Art Cambodian Warrior Sculpture
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
3-450 Cambodian hand carved hardwood sculpture.
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Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Hardwood

Painted Ceramic Sculpture by Tizziano Galli, Italy, circa 1940
Located in Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires
Painted ceramic sculpture by Tizziano Galli, Italy, circa 1940. Tiziano Galli, (1908-1986).
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Italian Art Deco Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Ceramic

Art Deco Panther Sculpture, Black Lacquer, Ceramic, Paris/France, 1940s
Located in Regensburg, DE
Grand original Art Deco panther sculpture from Paris, France, circa 1940s. Restored condition. Ceramic mass, excellent black polyester piano lacquer coated and high gloss polishe...
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French Art Deco Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Stainless Steel

P. Ipsen's, Denmark, Girl No. 888, in Rare White Glaze, Venus Kalipygos
Located in Copenhagen, Denmark
P. Ipsen's, Denmark. Girl no. 888. In rare white glaze. Venus Kalipygos. Design by Kai Nielsen. 1940s. Measures: 22.5 x 10.5 cm. In excellent condition. Stamped.
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Danish Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Ceramic

Chef Robot Sculpture by Bennett Robot Works
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Custom robot sculpture named Chef by Bennett Robot Works, Brooklyn, NY Bennett Robot Works, robot sculptures created by Gordon Bennett, are composed of found, vintage objects used...
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American Machine Age Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Metal

G.E. Robot Sculpture by Bennett Robot Works
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Custom robot sculpture named G.E. by Bennett Robot Works, Brooklyn, NY Bennett Robot Works, robot sculptures created by Gordon Bennett, are composed of found, vintage objects used...
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American Machine Age Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Metal

Marchal Robot Sculpture by Bennett Robot Works
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Custom robot sculpture named Marchal by Bennett Robot Works, Brooklyn, NY Bennett Robot Works, robot sculptures created by Gordon Bennett, are composed of found, vintage objects u...
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American Machine Age Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Metal

Weber Robot Sculpture by Bennett Robot Works
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Custom robot sculpture named Weber by Bennett Robot Works, Brooklyn, NY Bennett Robot Works, robot sculptures created by Gordon Bennett, are composed of found, vintage objects use...
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American Machine Age Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Metal

R.R. Robot Sculpture by Bennett Robot Works
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Custom robot sculpture named Markel by Bennett Robot Works, Brooklyn, NY Bennett Robot Works, robot sculptures created by Gordon Bennett, are composed of found, vintage objects us...
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American Machine Age Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Metal

Pair of 1940s Carved Soapstone Chinese Figures
Located in Tarrytown, NY
Pair of 1940s carved soapstone Chinese figures.
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Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Soapstone

Midcentury Brass Nike Decorative Object with a Marble Pedestal
Located in Bresso, Lombardy
1940s-1950s This sculpture is made in brass and features a marble pedestal. It might show slight traces of use since it's vintage, but it can be considered as in very good original c...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Marble, Brass

Modern White Signed Plaster Italian Sculpture
Located in Paris, FR
Very interesting plaster sculpture depicting a lovely young woman. The author is an Italian artist Ida Fua who worked in Torno near Como. The elegant, elongated neck, recalls the I...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Plaster

Marvelous Bronze Archangel Sculpture from Roman Bronze Works
Located in Hopewell, NJ
Beautiful cast bronze archangel sculpture having incredible wings and details with a wonderful dark green patina and black marble base. Signed BM Mellon, 1947.   
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North American Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

English Brass Hunt Scene Wall Sculptural Panel, circa 1940s
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
8-279 English brass hunt scene wall panel, circa 1940s.
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English Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Brass

Art Deco Colonial Sculpture
Located in bari, IT
Colonial Art Deco period sculpture in solid wood depicting an African woman.
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Art Deco Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Wood

Bronze Brutalist Skull Sculpture
Located in New York, NY
A striking brutalist bronze sculpture of a skull. Incredibly well executed with a beautiful applied verdigris. Although appearing to be unsigned, this sculpture was created by a tale...
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Brutalist Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

African Tribal Chief Zebra Wood Sculpture/Folk Art
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
8-272 hand carved tribal chief zebra wood sculpture.
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Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Zebra Wood

Chinese San You Miniature Architectural Diorama Carved Cork Scene
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Vintage 1940s Chinese San You Diorama hand carved cork miniature architectural scene in glass case lacquered wood box. San you are renowned for its carved cork dioramas. Made in Ch...
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Chinese Folk Art Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Cork

Porcelain Statue "Woman with Roe", Czechoslovakia, 1942, Rudolf Hlavina
Located in Chorzów, PL
A figure by Rudolf Hlavina from 1942. Dimensions: Height 41 cm, width 45 cm, depth 19 cm.
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Czech Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Porcelain

Original Etching 'Thieves' by Louis Icart
Located in London, GB
Original etching and aquatint, printed with colors on Rives Paper, of a kneeling young lady feeding birds from her fallen basket, signed Luois Icart in pencil (lower right), marked '...
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French Art Deco Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Cotton

French Art Deco Bronze Spelter Sculpture of Lady with Her Mirror
Located in Hopewell, NJ
Stunning French Art Deco bronze patina spelter female figure with a decorative motif sitting on a beautiful marble base, depicting an elegant seated woman peering into a hand held mi...
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French Art Deco Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Marble, Bronze

Lady Tailoring Stand
Located in Ceske Mezirici, CZ
Usable for putting hats, clothes and jewelry. The lady stand is very good condition. The textile was changed but returned to the original condition.
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Austrian Art Deco Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Textile

René Lalique "Les Quatres Saisons" 4 Statuettes, Design 1939
Located in Skanninge, SE
A set of four René Lalique "Les Quatres Saisons", "The Four Seasons", statuettes - "Printemps", "Été", "Automne", and "Hiver". Clear glass, mould-blown, frosted and polished. All ...
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French Art Deco Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Crystal

David Wretling '1901-1986', "Sitting Woman"
Located in Stockholm, SE
A stone sculpture by David Wretling. Signed and dated 1940. With original wooden Stand made of oakwood.
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Swedish Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Stone

Charming Large Antique Hand Painted Parian Porcelain Figure of a Girl
Located in Hopewell, NJ
A tall meticulously detailed and hand painted parian porcelain figure of a country girl having blue bonnet and holding fruit in her apron. Signed on bottom.
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American Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Porcelain

Karl Hagenauer Bronze & Copper African Female Dancer Model 9151, Austria 1940s
Located in New York, NY
Karl Hagenauer was an Austrian designer best known for his Art Deco sculptures. Often inspired by African art, Hagenauer was influenced by North African masks and figurines. Today, h...
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Austrian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze, Copper

Magical Parian Porcelain Shell Motif Dish with Sculptural Putti
Located in Hopewell, NJ
Magical vintage porcelain sculpture of an adorable putti with watering can, perched at the edge of a scalloped shell shaped dish.
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French Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Porcelain

Antique Parian Porcelain Sculpture of Intertwined Mythological Figures
Located in Hopewell, NJ
A magnificent meticulously detailed porcelain sculpture of intertwining passionate bodies. A true object d'arte.
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French Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Porcelain

Art Deco Masterpiece Bronze Reclining Sculpture Important Artist Jan Anteunis
Located in Oakland, CA
A rare Art Deco Bronze. Incredible quality from an important Belgian artist named Jan Anteunis, (1896-1973). It is not often that we are able to find a piece with all of these qualit...
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Belgian Art Deco Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Marble, Bronze

Rare Art Deco/ Machine Age Rx Arcade Penny Scale, RX Scale Mfg.Co Inc
Located in Buffalo, NY
Stunning Art Deco Penny scale salvaged from old downtown Buffalo NY drug store, perfect working condition, accurate weight, retains original key/ keys. Great size and proportion, per...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

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Aluminum, Iron, Chrome

"Aquarius," Rare Art Deco Bronze Bas Relief with Nude Male by Manship, 1946
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Boldly and brilliantly sculpted in high relief, this depiction of Aquarius -- the water bearer, a mystical healer who bestows water upon the land -- shows a bearded, nude male figure...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

Franz Hagenauer Wooden Canoe with 4 Standing African Paddlers
Located in St. Louis, MO
Karl Hagenauer sculpted wooden canoe with four bronze standing African paddlers with black patina, having bronze headdresses and bronze paddles. Bottom has stamped Handmade Hagenauer...
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Austrian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

Aluminum Mannequin Torso Sculpture
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Made out of a material far more interesting than your standard dress form, this oddly unique, mannequin torso is both playful and sleek. A true statement piece that would be well sui...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Aluminum

Adrien Dupagne '1889-1980' Africanist Sculpture in Terracotta, circa 1940-1950
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Adrien Dupagne (1889-1980) Africanist sculpture in terracotta, circa 1940-1950. Small wooden base.
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Belgian Art Deco Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Terracotta, Wood

French Bronze Art Buckle Line Vautrin
Located in Atlanta, GA
Belonged to the series "Rulked by Angels" created by Parisian art Jeweler Line Vautrin (1913-1997) circa 1945-1950, this lovely and uncommon cast bronze belt buckle is called "Le Cho...
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French Modern Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

Midcentury Sculpture of Penguins, Jihokera, Czechoslovakia, 1940s
Located in Praha, CZ
Made in Czechoslovakia Made of glazed ceramic Re-polished Fully functional Very good original condition.
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Czech Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Ceramic

Bronze Sculpture of Abstract Man on Star Acting Award, 1940s
Located in Miami, FL
A midcentury bronze sculpture. Believed to be an acting award. An abstract stylized man holding drama and comedy masks while standing on a star. Wood block base. Signed ineligibly.
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American Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

Modernist Bronze Sumerian Art Sculpture Intertwined God Snake & Chalice 1940s
Located in National City, CA
Impressive ancient Mesopotamian depiction in a Modern Bronze art sculpture Sumerian God Snake & Chalice intertwined Serpent made in bronze-mounted on a wood block, circa 1940s Art De...
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Unknown Art Deco Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

"Pan and Nymph," Art Deco Sculptural Group with Nudes by Salomon for Rörstrand
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Beautifully finished in an ivory-hued glaze, this ambitious and rare sculptural grouping of a Pan and Nymph with flute and cymbal was sculpted by Harald Salomon for the famed Rörstra...
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Swedish Art Deco Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Porcelain

Finely-Modeled Vintage Patinated Bronze Figure of a Golfer
Located in San Francisco, CA
Dressed in vintage 1940s clothes, the pensive golfer stares down the fairway after completing the perfect swing; inscribed EG.
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American Other Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze

"Leda and the Swan" Sculpture by Stig Lindberg for Gustavsberg
Located in Stockholm, SE
Stunning stoneware sculpture by Stig Lindberg, narrating the mythological story of Queen Leda and the Swan. Beautiful attention to detail and expressiveness in Leda’s face, flowing h...
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Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Stoneware

After Frederic Remington "Bronco Buster" Bronze, circa 1940-1950
Located in Philadelphia, PA
American re-strike of remington's most iconic sculpture, bronco buster! Great size and patina. Casting dates from the 1940s or 1950s and was purchased from the Philadelphia Gallery D...
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American American Craftsman Vintage 1940s Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Bronze