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Viennese Art Nouveau Bronze Dancer on a Marble Base by Josef Lorenzl, circa 1920
Located in Vienna, AT
Excellent piece of Viennese Bronze Art The graceful, bare dancer with short, full hair rises on her right toes, elegantly stretching her left leg forward, right arm horizontally, ...
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1920s Austrian Art Nouveau Vintage Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Marble, Bronze

18th Century Italian Neoclassical Giltwood Sculpture with African Woman Holding
Located in IT
18th century Italian neoclassical giltwood sculpture with African woman holding a basket This particular and rare sculpture, made in the Genoese area (Italy) towards the end of th...
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Late 18th Century European Neoclassical Antique Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Wood, Giltwood

Ashanti Akan ‘Ghana’ Tribal Standing Female Figure with Arm Out, Africa
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Standing Akan Ghana female figure, early 20th century, Africa. Female figure with one hand on her breast, outstretched arm carved separately and still attached, original to the piec...
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Early 20th Century Ghanaian Tribal Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

Pair of African Stylized Lion Stone Sculptures, Mid-Century Modern, 1960s
Located in Dallas, TX
Set of two stylized lion sculptures, in white/beige stone, with some color veins. The 2 lions have different sizes. The large one: 15 x 7 x H 9.45 in. The small one: 9.45 x 4.33 x...
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1960s Central African Minimalist Vintage Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

German Pendant Light with Carved Wooden Mountain Climber Figure and Lantern
Located in Barntrup, DE
The wonderful German pendant light features a hand carved figure of a mountain climber in beautifully hand painted Bavarian traditional clothing in green, black, white, and red color...
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1930s German Black Forest Vintage Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Iron

19th Century American Cast Plaster Sculpture "Playing Doctor" Signed John Rogers
Located in Dallas, TX
This beautiful, terracotta sculpture was sculpted in New York, circa 1880. The patinated cast plaster piece features three children playing doctor, nurse and patient. The work of art...
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Late 19th Century American Antique Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Plaster

"Beverly" Musical Nude Sculpture
Located in Garnerville, NY
"Beverly" by Anthony Gennarelli. Carved from Carrara marble. Signed and date, A. Gennarelli, 1980. Gennarelli was a sculptor, painter, writer and a musician. His love for classica...
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1980s American Post-Modern Vintage Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Carrara Marble

19th Century Marble and Bronze Bust Entitled “Papillon De Nuit”, Joaquim Anglès
Located in New York, NY
A stunning late 19th century Carrara marble and bronze bust entitled “Papillon De Nuit” by Joaquim Anglès Depicting a beautiful woman with butterfly wings surrounded by flowers an...
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Late 19th Century French Belle Époque Antique Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Marble, Bronze

Large Antique Quebec Hand Carved Wooden Sculpture of St. Anthony & Jesus
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
This very large and well executed hand carved pine sculpture was done is unsigned, but believed to have been done in Quebec Canada in approximately 1850 in the period Early Victorian...
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Mid-19th Century Canadian Victorian Antique Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Pine

Rounded Zong Sculpture, Nephrite Jade by Robert Kuo, Hand Carved, Limited
Located in West Hollywood, CA
Rounded zong sculpture Nephrite jade Hand carved Stainless steel Hand repousse Limited edition Each individual jade vary in shapes and color Known as the “Stone of Heaven,” ...
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2010s Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Jade

Naomi Feinberg "Buddha" Sculpture in Limestone, 1960s
Located in New York, NY
Hand-carved “Buddha” sculpture in limestone on a wood base by Naomi Feinberg, American 1960s. Naomi Feinberg was a New York based sculptor who worked primarily in stone. She began s...
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1960s American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Limestone

Contemporary Ebony Makonde African Wood Carving
Located in Houston, TX
A beautiful contemporary collector piece of Makonde ebony tree of life art carving with unbelievable detailed wood carving.
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1950s Tanzanian Primitive Vintage Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Ebony

Hand Carved Italian Santo
Located in Houston, TX
Hand carved Italian Santo, figure of Franciscan abbot or saint, circa 1780-1800.
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Late 18th Century Italian Baroque Antique Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Wood

Antique Bust of Roman Emperor Vitellius
Located in Newport Beach, CA
Substantial, hand carved, solid marble bust of Roman Emperor Vitellius (24-69 C.E.) on a custom, iron base. Likely a 16th century copy of a 2nd century original known as the “Grimani...
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16th Century Italian Classical Roman Antique Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Carrara Marble

Carved Rock Crystal Seated Buddha Sculpture
Located in Studio City, CA
A truly wonderful work. Finely done in gorgeous colored rock crystal. A beautiful feel to this work. This piece, along with a few others we are listing, was acquired from a colle...
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20th Century Asian Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Rock Crystal

Late 19th Century Hand Caved Walnut Wood Sicilian Ornament
Located in Aci Castello, IT
It's a totally hand carved Baroque style ornament depicting an Angel holding a noble coat of arms, it came from a noble Sicilian house and it's in lovely conditions.
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Late 19th Century Sicilian Baroque Antique Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Walnut

Small 17th Century Carved Giltwood Lion
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Wonderful and rare small giltwood lion. Original period piece. France, circa 1650-1700. Weathered, losses and old repairs.
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17th Century French Antique Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Oak

German Pendant Light Hand Carved Wooden Figure Mountain Climber with Lantern
Located in Barntrup, DE
Wonderful German figural pendant lamp features a hand carved figure of a smiling mountain climber. The detailed carved wooden mountaineer is holding onto a rope and holding metal and...
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1950s German Black Forest Vintage Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Metal

"Modern Man" Life-Size Bronze Sculpture
Located in Coral Gables, FL
John Brevard's "Modern Man" was inspired by Giacometti's "Pointing Man", an iconic expression of the midcentury era. Brevard has created a more geometric version with an antenna-like...
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2010s American Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Bronze

French Patinated Bronze Sculpture of Warrior and Lion, Signed
Located in Cypress, CA
French patinated bronze sculpture of warrior and lion. Late 19th-early 20th century. Extremely fine patinated bronze sculpture of a standing warrior dressed in parcel gilt tradit...
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Early 20th Century French Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Marble, Bronze, Bronze

500-600 Year-Old Sandstone Sculpture of Hanuman, The Monkey God
Located in Nordhavn, DK
Large Hanuman sculpture carved in sandstone. Original in 2 parts, professionally assembled by a stonemason with special screws. Mounted on light sandstone base. Originates from a ...
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15th Century and Earlier Burmese Other Antique Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Sandstone

Eroded House Ladder with Elephant Motif, West Nepal, Mid-20th Century
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Eroded house ladder with elephant motif. West Nepal, mid-20th century. This artfully eroded wooden ladder comes from the rugged hills of Far West Nepal. Such ladders were set at an ...
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Mid-20th Century Nepalese Tribal Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

Japanese Lacquered Wood Medicine Buddha, Yakushi Nyorai, Edo Period
Located in Austin, TX
A fine and beautiful Japanese carved and lacquered Medicine Buddha, Yakushi Nyorai, Edo Period, early 18th century. The Medicine Buddha, Bhaisajyaguru, known as Yakushi Nyorai in ...
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Early 18th Century Japanese Edo Antique Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Rock Crystal

Tarara Amaria Ball Sculpture
Located in Paris, FR
Sculpture Tarara Amaria ball in solid Tarara Amaria wood (Brazil), Perfectly carved in the shape of a sphere and polished. Exceptional piece. Measures: Diameter 28 cm x height 28cm.
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21st Century and Contemporary French Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Wood

Mid-19th Century French Carved Giltwood and Polychromed Virgin Mary Statue
Located in Dallas, TX
This beautiful, antique sculpture of the Virgin Mary in prayers was created in Pyrenees of France, circa 1860. Embellished with gold leaf and polychrome finish, the Classic religious...
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Mid-19th Century French Antique Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Giltwood

French Medieval Romanesque Carved Stone Capital
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Rare and beautiful small medieval treasure. Hand carved Romanesque stone capital, France, circa 1250-1400. Weathered, small losses.
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15th Century and Earlier French Medieval Antique Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Stone

French 18th Century Primitive Carved Stone Fountain Head
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Beautiful carved stone fountain head with a great expression, France, circa 1750. Weathered.
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18th Century French French Provincial Antique Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Stone

Mende Bundu Sande Society Womens Helmet Mask Sierra Leone, Africa
Located in Point Richmond, CA
Mende Bundu or Sowei mask of the Sande Society, Sierra Leone, Africa, early 20th century. The only wood mask in Africa worn exclusively by women. An early, finely carved example wit...
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Mid-20th Century Sierra Leonean Tribal Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Wood

20th Century Chinese Cork Diorama, 1950s
Located in LEGNY, FR
Beautiful 20th century rectangular Chinese Cork diorama. Finely carved decoration in its glass case and black lacquered base. Careful and delicate work of miniature sculpture, repr...
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1950s Chinese Vintage Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Cork

Modern Abstract Wood Sculpture of Nude Torso, 1987
Located in Miami, FL
Large abstract sculpture by D. Ramos A, 1987. It can swivel on a Lucite base. Great lines and movement.
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1980s American Vintage Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Wood

"The Last Voyage" Large Hand Carved Figural Sculpture by Peter Eugene Ball
Located in San Diego, CA
Magnificent figural hand carved driftwood sculpture entitled "The Last Voyage" by Peter Eugene Ball, circa 1970s. The piece is in very good vintage condition and measures: 33.5" W x ...
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Mid-20th Century English Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Tin

Shan Burmese Lacquered and Gilt Wood Buddha, Ava Period, 18th Century
Located in Austin, TX
A rare and exquisite 18th century Ava period Shan Burmese figure of the Buddha. Carved from a single block of wood, lacquered and gilt, the immensely serene figure is portrayed seat...
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Mid-18th Century Burmese Antique Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Teak

Burmese Ava Period Carved, Lacquered and Giltwood Buddha, Late 18th Century
Located in Austin, TX
A sublime and rare late 18th century Burmese Ava period carved, lacquered and gilt Buddha. The historical Buddha, Shakyamuni, is portrayed in bhumisparsha mudra, the gesture of calli...
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Late 18th Century Burmese Antique Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

Earth Globe Volcanic Powder and Teak n°B Sculpture
Located in Paris, FR
Sculpture globe earth volcanic powder and teak n°B made of carved and varnished teak root and composed of black sand of volcanic rock, on swivel base.
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21st Century and Contemporary Balinese Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Teak

Earth Globe Volcanic Powder and Teak n°A Sculpture
Located in Paris, FR
Sculpture earth globe volcanic powder and teak n°A made of carved and varnished teak root and composed of black sand of volcanic rock, on swivel base.
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21st Century and Contemporary Balinese Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Teak

Earth Globe White and Teak Sculpture
Located in Paris, FR
Sculpture Earth globe white and teak made of carved and varnished teak root in natural teak finish and in white matte lacquered finish, on swivel base.
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21st Century and Contemporary Balinese Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Teak, Teak, Teak

Pair of 19th Century German Gnomes Hand Carved Bone Gnome Figures
Located in Milan, IT
Lovely pair of cheerful gnome figurines carved bone gnomes of German origin dating back to the second half of the 19th century. On a carved bone rocky pedestal, a standing smiling g...
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Mid-19th Century German Antique Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Bone

Abstract Reclining Female Marble Sculpture by Nita K Sunderland
Located in Chicago, IL
A hand carved Italian Carrara marble sculpture by Peoria, IL artist Nita K Sunderland. The abstract sculpture of a reclining woman features a truncated stylized head and is depicted ...
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1960s American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Carrara Marble, Marble

Pair of 18th Century Italian Water-Gilt Fragment Horse Head Sculptures
Located in Dublin, Dalkey
Pair of 18th century Italian gold-leaf fragment horse head sculptures. The pair is made out of 18th century Italian water-gilt fragments mounted on scroll wood bases. The fragment...
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18th Century Italian Rococo Antique Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Glass, Wood, Wood

Mid-Century Modern Surrealist Marble Bust on Plinth after Picasso
Located in Houston, TX
Stunning Mid-Century Modern Pablo Picasso style surrealist carved marble bust on a plinth. This well executed bust sculpture would look great on a pedestal, on a tabletop or in a boo...
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1960s Mid-Century Modern Vintage Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Marble

Japanese Wood Carved Polychrome Sculpture of a Seated Temple Monk, Edo Period
Located in Studio City, CA
This is truly a wonderful piece with clear age and a nice patina to it. Very unique. We have not seen another quite like it. The monk appears to have glass eyes which gives his expre...
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18th Century Japanese Edo Antique Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Wood, Lacquer

Chip Carved Wood Abstract Figurative Sculpture
Located in San Mateo, CA
Hippie modernism carved sculpture in the style of JB Blunk. The wood appears to be madrone. The sculpture is labeled I. Clapper on the bottom.
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1960s American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Hardwood

Italian Early 19th Century Baroque Style Carved Couple of Angels/ Putti
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Very nice couple of putti carved in Baroque style with traces of the original paint. Italy, circa 1800-1850. Weathered, small losses and old repairs.
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19th Century Italian Baroque Antique Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Wood

French 18th Century Carved Giltwood Capital
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Beautiful French carved giltwood capital. Unique find. France, circa 1780 Weathered, small losses and old repairs.
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18th Century French Neoclassical Antique Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Wood

French Late 19th Century Folk Art Wooden Horse Head
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Fantastic horse head of nice proportion placed on a wooden pedestal. Beautiful old colors. France, circa 1880-1900 Weathered. Measurement includes the wooden base.
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Late 19th Century French Folk Art Antique Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

19th Century French Carved Wood Carousel Horse
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Beautiful carousel horse with traces of its original paint and the stunning patina. France, circa 1850-1900. Weathered, small losses and old repairs. More pictures available on r...
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19th Century French Antique Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

Italian 18th Century Carved Limestone Angel Cherub
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Great and unique find. Hand carved stone baroque cherub, hand carved out of Vincenza limestone. Italy, circa 1750-1800. Weathered.  
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18th Century Italian Baroque Antique Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Limestone

Fiori, Wooden Floor Sculpture by Antrei Hartikainen 'Small'
Located in Helsinki, FI
The Fiori sculpture composes of slender-stemmed wooden flowers, which variously grouped, capture the moment of calm and freedom sometimes experienced in nature. Each flower is handcr...
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2010s Finnish Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Wood, Ash

Fiori, Wooden Floor Sculpture by Antrei Hartikainen 'Large'
Located in Helsinki, FI
The Fiori sculpture composes of slender-stemmed wooden flowers, which variously grouped, capture the moment of calm and freedom sometimes experienced in nature. Each flower is handcr...
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2010s Finnish Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Wood, Ash

Portrait Wall Sculpture
Located in London, GB
A wall mounted large size sculpture, hand crafted in scagliola composite. Sculpting in this marble like material is rather unusual, yet not dissimilar to carving in stone. A labour i...
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21st Century and Contemporary British Modern Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Fiberglass, Scagliola

White Marble Group of a Shepard Boy and Dog
Located in Brighton, Sussex
A white marble group of a shepard boy and dog. Measures: 99cm(39") After Bertel Thorvaldsen, probably Italian, late 19th century.   
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Late 19th Century Italian Grand Tour Antique Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Carrara Marble

Classical 19th Century Marble Boy Playing a Lute
Located in Brighton, Sussex
A fine French statuary marble figure of a child sitting upon a cushioned pedestal playing a lute. Measures: 64cm (25") high. Very well carved, and signed in the marble by the French ...
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19th Century French Romantic Antique Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Carrara Marble

Oceanic Large Heavy Unusual Carved Wood Turtle Carrying Figure to the Afterlife
Located in Studio City, CA
A rather unique and strangely wonderful piece of a presumably mythical turtle carrying a dying or recently deceased figure to the afterlife. We have not seen anything else quite like...
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Early 20th Century Oceanic Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

Large Heavy Signed Wood Intricately Carved Buddha Dhyana Mudra Hand Sculpture
Located in Studio City, CA
An amazing one of a kind unique work carved from very beautiful heavy dark wood. The detail is fantastic, the carving masterful. Signed by the artist on verso (Ubud, Bali is the r...
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20th Century Indonesian Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

Pair of 18th Century Italian Neapolitan Cherubs Terracotta Putti Giltwood Bases
Located in Milan, IT
A stunning pair of Italian Baroque polychrome earthenware winged putti figures with glass eyes, dating back to the early 18th century, Neapolitan origin, standing on later circular ...
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Early 18th Century Italian Baroque Antique Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Glass, Terracotta, Giltwood

Modiglianiesque Contrapposto Standing Nude Marble Sculpture
Located in Garnerville, NY
Sensual female nude Carrarra marble sculpture by Anthony Gennarelli. An homage to Amadeo Modigliani, circa 1980-1985. The artist has depicted this curvaceous figure with arms raised ...
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1980s American Post-Modern Vintage Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Carrara Marble

Antique Folk Art Hand Carved 'William Tell' & Boy Wooden Figurative Sculpture
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
This Folk Art carved antique sculpture is unsigned, but presumed to have originated from Europe, likely Austria or Germany in the late 19th century in the period realistic style. The...
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Late 19th Century Austrian Folk Art Antique Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Wood

18th Century Italian Angel Wing on Elestial Quartz Crystal in Matrix
Located in Dublin, Dalkey
18th century Italian angel wing on elestial quartz crystal in matrix with tiny shells coordinating with the remaining distressed paint. This particular type of quartz has natural ter...
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18th Century Italian Rococo Antique Hand-Carved Figurative Sculptures

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Quartz