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18th Century and Earlier Sculptures

Ancient Greek Marble Torso of Goddess Aphrodite, 100 BC
Ancient Greek Marble Torso of Goddess Aphrodite...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier European Classical Greek Figurative Scu...
Marble
A Hellenistic marble torso of Aphrodite Anadyomene ("rising from the sea"), dating to the 2nd-1st century BC. Depicted nude, leaning slightly forwards, her curvaceous torso twisti...
Gandharan Stucco Head of the Buddha, 3rd-5th Century
Gandharan Stucco Head of the Buddha, 3rd-5th Ce...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Pakistani Figurative Sculptures
Stucco
A sublime Greco-Buddhist stucco head of the Buddha, ancient region of Gandhara, circa 3rd-5th century. A fragment of a larger statue, the Buddha's face is contemplative, with hea...
Ancient Egyptian Bronze Statue of Amun, 664 BC
Ancient Egyptian Bronze Statue of Amun, 664 BC
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Egyptian Egyptian Antiquities
Bronze
A large bronze figure of the Great Theban King of the Gods, Amun. Dating to Egypt's Late Period, circa 664-332 BC. Solid cast, the god depicted striding forward on his left leg, ...
Head Sculpture, Italy, 17th century
Head Sculpture, Italy, 17th century
Antique 17th Century Italian Neoclassical Figurative Sculptures
Stone
Stone sculpture depicting Pomona, Goddess of fruitful abundance in ancient Roman mythology.  
Spanish Sculpture of Saint Girolamo, Late 17th Century
Spanish Sculpture of Saint Girolamo, Late 17th ...
Antique 17th Century Spanish Baroque Sculptures
Wood
A late 17th century Spanish wood sculpture of a penitent Saint Girolamo, possibly Seville, circa 1680.
Sarcophagus Mask Egypt
Sarcophagus Mask Egypt
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Egyptian Egyptian Figurative Sculptures
Cedar
This Sarcophagus mask was probably made in the reign of Seti (1300-1200 B.C.). It is skilfully sculpted from cedarwood and still has fragments of its original painted stucco. The fac...
Ancient Roman Bronze Feet, 100 AD
Ancient Roman Bronze Feet, 100 AD
Antique 15th Century and Earlier European Classical Roman Mounted Objects
Bronze
A pair of bronze fittings from a large Roman vessel or piece of furniture, dating to the 1st century AD. In the form of bare human feet, finely modelled to show the nails and crea...
Lion, Sculpture 17th-18th Century
Lion, Sculpture 17th-18th Century
Antique 17th Century French Gothic Animal Sculptures
Sandstone
As you can see on the pictures, this is a shy looking lion. He is made by sandstone. On the surface from this Special lion you can see the age and the weather condition. Imagine this...
Large Mounted Prehistoric Pecten Fossil Specimen from the Carboniferous Period
Large Mounted Prehistoric Pecten Fossil Specime...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier French Prehistoric Mounted Objects
Limestone, Wood
This large group of pectens mounted on a wood base almost appear to have been sculpted from the limestone rock in which they were found in the south of France. Pectens are scallops t...
Turtle Fossil Stylemys Species from the Oligoce...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier French Prehistoric Natural Specimens
Stone, Metal
Petrified, fossilized land turtle or tortoise stylemys nebrascensis, is from the Badlands National Park area in South Dakota, USA. Mounted on a custom black painted metal base, this ...
Antique Chevalier Helmet, France, 16th Century
Antique 16th Century French Arms, Armor and Weapons
Steel
Antique Chevalier Helmet, France, 16th Century. Steel construction with hinged face plate. Wonderful aged surface. Professionally mounted on custom iron stand.
18th Century Figural Bronze Sculpture of Zeus
Antique 18th Century Italian Figurative Sculptures
Bronze
Bronze figure of Zeus attended by eagle, his symbolic form.
Meissen Biscuit Figure of Dionysus
Antique 18th Century German Figurative Sculptures
Greek mythological figure of Dionysos, the god of the grape harvest. Youthful sensual portrayal of dionysus, beardless, holding grapes and staff. Meissen, Marcolini period (1774-...
18th Century Venetian Bronze Figural Inkwell
Antique 18th Century Italian Renaissance Inkwells
Bronze
Patinated bronze urn-shaped inkwell rests on three winged-horses evoking movement and action. The body of the inkwell is decorated with faces among garlands and the lid is topped by ...
17th Century Venetian Renaissance Bronze Bust
Antique 17th Century Italian Busts
Bronze bust of Aretino, signed. Unidentified signature.
Painted Pottery Figure of a Prancing Horse, Tan...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Asian Sculptures
Terracotta
A painted pottery figure of a prancing horse, with right leg raised and head turned towards the left, the head well modelled with crisp features below pricked ears, saddle painted wi...
18th Century Giltwood Sculpture of a Female Nude
Michelangelo Buonarroti
Antique Mid-18th Century French Neoclassical Mounted Objects
Bronze, Giltwood
This giltwood sculpture was carved in the round, probably in southern France or northern Italy in the 1760s. Her pronounced musculature speaks to the ongoing influence of Michelange...
18th Century Carved Wooden Representing Christ ...
Antique Late 18th Century Spanish Neoclassical Religious Items
Wood, Paint
Carved wooden representing Christ on the cross.
Large 18th Century Gilded Italian Baroque Angel
Antique 18th Century Italian Baroque Religious Items
Wood
Gorgeous and large baroque angel with beautiful expression. Italy circa 1750. Weathered, small losses and old repairs. Measurement includes the base.  
Pair of French 18th Century Weathered Oak Angel...
Antique 18th Century French Figurative Sculptures
Pair of beautiful weathered oak angels, Frankrijk, circa 1700-1750. Weathered, losses and old repairs. Measurement here below is individual.  
Small 18th Century Spanish Baroque Angel
Antique 18th Century Spanish Baroque Figurative Sculptures
Wood
Very nice baroque angel, Spain, circa 1750. Weathered, small losses and old repairs. Measurement includes the base.    
Late 18th Century French Neoclassical Madonna ...
Antique 18th Century French Neoclassical Religious Items
Beautiful Madonna with child with a great patina, France, 18th century.Weathered, small losses.  
Large Late 18th Century Portuguese Baroque Pane...
Antique 18th Century Portuguese Baroque Figurative Sculptures
Wood
Beautiful baroque panel with angels and dragons. Multiple layers of paint and original silver visible. Once restored and regilded. Portugal, circa 1750-1800.Weathered, small losses a...
Italian 18th Century Baroque Gilded Coat of Arm...
Antique 18th Century Italian Baroque Mounted Objects
Wood
Very nice coat of arms with its original gilding, Italy, circa 1750. Weathered, small losses and old repairs. measurement includes the base.  
French 18th Century Weathered Oak Baroque Altar
Antique 18th Century French Baroque Religious Items
Oak
Unique baroque weathered oak Altar, Frankrijk, circa 1750. Weathered, small losses and old repairs.  
French 18th Century Oak Baroque Choir Bank Frag...
Antique 18th Century French Baroque Mounted Objects
Oak
Great and large baroque ornament with angel head. Beautiful weathered, France, circa 1750. Weathered, small losses and old repairs. Measurement includes the base.      
Small 18th Century Spanish Baroque Altar Shrine
Antique 18th Century Spanish Baroque Religious Items
Wood
Beautiful small baroque altar shrine with traces of its original gilding and color, Spain, circa 1750. Weathered, small losses and old repairs.  
17th Century Chinese Late Ming Dynasty Gilt Bro...
Antique Early 17th Century Chinese Ming Sculptures and Carvings
Gold, Bronze
A fine and rare Chinese gilt bronze duck form censer, late Ming dynasty, 17th century. The noble duck portrayed in a standing position upon a separately cast and parcel gilt bron...
18th Century French Hand-Carved Walnut Statue o...
Antique Mid-18th Century French Baroque Religious Items
Walnut
Beautifully carved antique fruitwood sculpture from a private chapel in France; crafted circa 1760, the statue features the apostle Simon Peter kneeling and looking up at God in heav...
18th Century Italian Saint
Antique 18th Century Figurative Sculptures
Beautifully carved wood saint , late 18th century , Italy.
Ordovician Brittle Star Fossil from Morocco
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Moroccan Prehistoric Abstract Sculptures
A Ordovician Brittle Star fossil from Morocco with over 21 preserved fossils. Incredible preservation and condition.
Fish and Banana Leaf Fossil Plate from the Gree...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier American Prehistoric Wall-mounted Sculp...
A beautiful priscara and banana leaf fossil plate from the world renowned Green River Formation. Each fossil is natural, the various fossil beds of the Green River Formation span a 5...
Polished Orthoceras Fossil Bench
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Primitive Benches
Iron
Irregular large Prehistoric stone Orthoceras fossil slab with polished surface and iron base forming a bench. Hand polished to reveal detail, use as a bench or as a wall-mounted scul...
16-17th Century Bronze Opium Pipe Heads Excavat...
Antique 16th Century Vietnamese Antiquities
Bronze, Metal
16-17th century bronze opium pipe heads excavated from the central highlands in Vietnam. The patina is exquisite. Sold as a collection. 1 - 5.5" x .75" x 3" (4.25&q...
17th Century Arrowheads Excavated from Central ...
Antique 17th Century Vietnamese Mounted Objects
Metal
17th century arrowheads excavated from central highlands, Vietnam. Beautiful patina on the arrowheads. Mounted $1,400 each.   8.5" H x 5.5" W x 2" D   
Pair of early 18th century Baroque Polychrome S...
Antique Early 18th Century German Baroque Figurative Sculptures
Wood
Charming and rare pair of carved wood and polychrome figures of joyous youths playing instruments. Our pieces are left in lived-in condition, pending our custom conservation and pol...
Sculpture Dog Sichuan Pottery Han Dynasty Perio...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Chinese Han Animal Sculptures
Pottery
Sculpture Sichuan pottery walking Han dynasty period, China. A Han sculpture in the shape of a dog. Of the large number of figurines unearthed in burial sites in the city, pottery do...
Petrified Wood Turtle Sculpture
Antique 15th Century and Earlier French Organic Modern Animal Sculptures
Petrified Wood
A turtle sculpture in petrified wood of 25 Million years. Beige and black color. Heavy object, very decorative. Dimensions : Height 17cm, width 40cm, depth 28cm.
Large Ammonite Fossil on Stand
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Natural Specimens
Beautiful ammonite fossil supported by a metal stand with four feet. This natural geometric form makes a wonderful sculptural accent. Ammonites are one of the best-known fossils, wit...
17th Century Italian Carved Painted Saint Nicho...
Antique Late 17th Century French Renaissance Religious Items
Oak, Paint
This large antique polychrome wood statue of St. Nicholas of Tolentino was carved in Italy, circa 1680. The religious sculpture features the saint dressed in traditional cassock robe...
Very Rare Huge 17th Century Iron Gothic Castle ...
Antique 17th Century English Gothic Metalwork
Iron
We are delighted to offer for sale this lovely hand forged 17th-century Gothic castle key. This key is absolutely massive, I’ve honestly never seen anything like, sold as a Gothic...
Very Rare 200-300 AD Roman Bronze Statue of Ita...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Italian Classical Roman Figurative Scul...
Bronze
We are delighted to offer for sale this very rare 200-300 AC Roman bronze statue of a naked lady playing with her hair A very good looking and well-made piece, around 1700-1800 ye...
Rare Late 18th Century French Hand-Carved Angel...
Georgian House
Antique 18th Century French French Provincial Sculptures and Carvings
Wood
We are delighted to offer for sale this exceptionally rare late 18th early 19th-century hand carved wood statue of an Angel with lovely movement and articulated arms A truly stunn...
Stunning 18th Century Lifesize Marble Bust of A...
Antique 18th Century and Earlier Italian Neoclassical Statues
Statuary Marble
Hand-carved from marble after the Apollo Belvedere and dating to the late 18th century, this exquisite life-sized bust is in excellent condition, with only a very old and invisible r...
Early Creamware Figure of a Woman Personifying ...
Antique Late 18th Century English Neoclassical Figurative Sculptures
Earthenware
A naive and charming 18th century creamware figure of a woman personifying summer. Modeled standing on a plinth she holds a cluster of grapes, and a cornucopia filled with fruits and...
PAIR of Antique Ginori Porcelain Statue Groups...
Carlo Ginori
Antique 18th Century Italian Rococo Porcelain
Porcelain
A exceptional pair of two antique Ginori porcelain statue groups of courting couples made with the grey tinted porcelain for which the Ginori Doccia factory was famous in the 18th ce...
Jurassic Era Pair of Pyritized Russian Ammonite...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Russian Other Collectibles and Curiosities
Stone
Jurassic era pair of pyritized Russian ammonite fossils mounted on black painted metal bases. Formed during a period of at least 150 million years, these ammonites have fossilized in...
Mounted Pyrite Mineral Specimen "Fools Gold" wi...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Peruvian Napoleon III Natural Specimens
Metal
Pyrite Mineral Specimen on a black painted metal custom stand with small points of quartz attached. Pyrite was given the name "Fool's Gold" by prospectors having mistaken it for gold...
Large Framed Italian Pietra Paesina "Landscape ...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Italian Prehistoric Natural Specimens
Stone
Pietra Paesina has been collected for hundreds of years (1465 AD) throughout Europe where it was highly regarded for its rarity as a precious ornament. It was very much sought after ...
Eocene Era Fossil of a Group of Fish from the G...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier American Prehistoric Natural Specimens
Stone
Very large and complete eocene fossil of a group of fish. Earthed from the Green River Formation in Wyoming, this piece is between 34-56 million years old.
Pair of Painted Pottery Figures of the Horses, ...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Animal Sculptures
The powerful figures is shown standing foursquare on a rectangular plinth with head raised and month open, Tang dynasty 618-907. Oxford Tl Test.
Cave Bear Skeleton from The Pleistocene Era
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Romanian Taxidermy
Description: A large cave bear skeleton (Ursus Spelaeus) from the Carpathian Mountains (Romania) dating back to the Upper Pleistocene period (126,000 to 11,700 years ago) on a met...
Tang Dynasty Camel
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Chinese Sculptures
Clay
5th century Tang dynasty Bactrian camel. Unglazed, stands on four legs on a clay plinth.
Ming Dynasty Palanquin or Sedan Chair, China, c...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Chinese Ming Sculptures and Carvings
Pottery
A Chinese Ming dynasty palanquin or sedan chair made in the 14th or 15th century. Rich purple and turquoise glazed pottery. A dignitary would be carried by 6 or 8 men while seated in...
Antique Staffordshire Figure Group 'Babes in th...
Antique 1790s English Folk Art Figurative Sculptures
Pottery
"Babes in the Wood" is an affectionate 18th century Pratt Ware pottery figure group of two young girls in an arbor. They appear to have been picking fruits which are now in their lap...
Pair of 18th Century Italian Carved Oak and Gil...
Antique Mid-18th Century Italian Rococo Vases
Brass, Oak
Place these antique church bases on a mantel, inside a bookcase or hang them on a wall; shaped as half-vase and crafted in Italy, circa 1760, each decorative element is hand carved a...
17th Century Sandstone Torso
Antique 17th Century French Baroque Busts
Sandstone
French Sandstone torso probably depicting Saint Vitus, the patron saint of dancers and singers. The lively typical coat and detailed tunica are still present. Sculpted in classical s...
Egyptian Carved Red Granite Head of a Pharaoh P...
Antique 15th Century and Earlier Egyptian Busts
Granite
This fragment of a statue comes from the estate of the Ambassador to Morocco Joseph Verner Reed. He held this post from 1981-1985 and was then Chief of Protocol for the United States...
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