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Two Hedgehog Brushes Teak Wood Danish Design, 1960s
Located in Nürnberg, DE
Classic early 1960s Danish design teak wood brush set of two in the form of a hedgehog. Nice addition to your room or just for your collection of Design items. Made of teak wood and ...
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Vintage 1960s Danish Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Signed Cornelis Van Leemputten Flemish Animal Painting 19 century oil wood
By Cornelis van Leemputten
Located in Florence, IT
This small oil on wood, 17 x 24 cm, is signed "C. Van Leemputten" on the bottom left. It represents a farmyard scene, with various chickens eating into the henhouse. Cornelius Van L...
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Mid-19th Century Other Art Style Animal Paintings

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Wood, Oil

Animals and Insects 1970s Wood and Brass Design
Located in Palermo, Sicily
Animals and insects 1970s wood and brass design, made of brass, wood trim, friendly cheerful and highly creative. Insects diameter cm 8.
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Brass

  • Animals and Insects 1970s Wood and Brass Design
  • Animals and Insects 1970s Wood and Brass Design
  • Animals and Insects 1970s Wood and Brass Design
  • Animals and Insects 1970s Wood and Brass Design
H 7.09 in. W 3.15 in. D 1.58 in.
Mid-Century Hand Carved Zebra Wood Owl Sculpture
Located in San Diego, CA
A very cool mid-century hand carved owl sculpture made of zebra wood. The piece has tremendous detail carved around the entire sculpture.
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Zebra Wood

Mid-Century Modern Metal and Wood Ibis Bird Sculptures
Located in Antwerp, BE
Mid-Century Modern wood and metal long-legged ibis bird sculptures. Measures: Height 21 inch, 54 cm. Width 6 inch, 15 cm. Depth 7.8 inch, 20 cm.
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Mid-20th Century Belgian Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Brass

Japanese Old Wood Carving Bear 1930s-1950s/Vintage Figurine Animal Sculpture
Located in Sammushi, JP
It is a wooden folk craft in the shape of a bear. Mainly manufactured in Hokkaido. It is a wood carving made from 1930 to 1950. The eyes are made of glass. It's small and cute....
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Showa Animal Sculptures

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Cedar

Mid-Century Modern Solid Mixed Woods Hand Carved Bird Sculpture
Located in San Diego, CA
Fabulous MCM hand carved bird sculpture in mixed woods on a rosewood pedestal signed RYO?, circa 1970s. The piece is of exceptionally high quality and attaches to the solid rosewood ...
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Mid-20th Century American Scandinavian Modern Animal Sculptures

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Teak, Ash, Rosewood

Pair of Mid 20th Century Carved Solid Wood Statue Lions
Located in Debenham, Suffolk
Pair of mid 20th century carved solid wood lions circa 1950. Here we offer a fine pair of decorative carved lions for the ultimate installation piece. Heavily carved out of solid ...
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Mid-20th Century Swedish Baroque Animal Sculptures

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Oak

Large Mid 20th Century Elephant Sculpture Leather on Hand-Carved Wood
Located in Lisse, NL
Good size and highly decorative wildlife sculpture. This full-grown and impressive elephant has both great aesthetic and decorative value. Underneath the leather hide is a well carv...
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20th Century Animal Sculptures

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Leather, Plastic, Wood

Mid-Century Modern Abstract Redwood Whale Sculpture
Located in San Jose, CA
Vintage abstract nautical whale tail sculpture handcrafted in old growth redwood. This unique art piece displays plenty of coastal vintage charm and can be accessorized on bookcases ...
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Vintage 1970s Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Mid-Century Wooden Bear with Fish Sculpture
Located in Antwerp, BE
Hand carved bear sculpture with a fish. This large bear sculpture circa 1950s is in the style of the Black Forest sculptures. A beautiful decorative object for your interior. ...
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Mid-20th Century Unknown Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Wood

  • Mid-Century Wooden Bear with Fish Sculpture
  • Mid-Century Wooden Bear with Fish Sculpture
  • Mid-Century Wooden Bear with Fish Sculpture
  • Mid-Century Wooden Bear with Fish Sculpture
H 9.06 in. W 14.57 in. D 8.27 in.
Pair of Mid-Century Cat Tail Sculptures
Located in Buchanan, MI
Fantastic pair of Mid-Century cat tail sculptures.
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Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Iron

Mid-Century Modern Swedish Dala Horse by Nils Olsson
By Nils Olsson
Located in San Diego, CA
Mid-Century Modern Swedish Dala Horse by Nils Olsson, circa 1960s. The horse is in very good vintage condition and is handpainted orange with festive accents; the piece measures 7.5"...
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20th Century Swedish Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Chio Italian Mid-Century Modern Bronze Penguin Sculpture
Located in New York, NY
Italian Mid-Century Modern abstract bronze sculpture depicting a penguin, made by Chio (b. 1917) in 1958. The green patina bronze is mounted on a cylindrical wooden base with label i...
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Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Bronze

Mid-Century Modern Brutalist Glazed Clay Owl Sculpture
Located in Miami, FL
Mid-Century Modern Brutalist Glazed Clay Owl Sculpture A Brutalist hand-sculpted Owl displayed on a rustic bark-on wood base. The artist has made use of both glazed and un-glazed he...
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Mid-20th Century American Brutalist Animal Sculptures

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Clay, Wood

Mid 20th Century Spanish Modern Wooden Sculpture of a Bull
Located in Casteren, Noord-Brabant
Large and impressive wooden sculpture of a bull. Probably made in Spain, around 1960.  
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Vintage 1960s Spanish Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Mid-Century Modern Curtis Jere Large Owl Sculpture Signed, 1967
By C. Jere Artisan House, Curtis Jere
Located in Framingham, MA
Large Mid-Century Modern Curtis Jere owl sculpture in patinated brass torch-cut metal with a wood base. This is in original condition with nice patina and light wear. Lots of charact...
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Metal, Brass

20th Century Italian Metal Sculpture, Fish on a Wood Base by Marcello Fantoni
By Marcello Fantoni
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A vintage Mid-Century Modern Italian abstract metal sculpture, a fish on a wood base, signed by Marcello Fantoni, in good condition. As seen in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Brookl...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Metal

Wood Sculpture Depicting a Mutton
Located in bari, IT
Finely refined natural size wood sculpture depicting a mutton.
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Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Wood

  • Wood Sculpture Depicting a Mutton
  • Wood Sculpture Depicting a Mutton
  • Wood Sculpture Depicting a Mutton
  • Wood Sculpture Depicting a Mutton
H 37.01 in. W 49.22 in. D 11.82 in.
19th Century Gould Hand-Colored "Calothorax", Yarrell's Wood-star Hummingbirds
By John Gould and Henry Constantine Richter
Located in Alamo, CA
This is a hand-colored folio sized lithograph entitled "Calothorax Yarrelli", Yarrell's Wood-star Hummingbirds by John Gould, published in his "A Monograph of the Trochilidae, or Fa...
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Mid-19th Century Naturalistic Animal Prints

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Lithograph

Mid-19th Century English Victorian Painted Wooden Horse with Leather Saddle
Located in Atlanta, GA
This mid-19th Victorian antique painted carved and assembled wooden child's horse has its back covered with a leather saddle and a saddle blanket made of cloth, embroidered with the ...
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Antique Mid-19th Century English Victorian Animal Sculptures

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Wood, Leather

English Painted Wooden Horse Sculpture on Stand from the Mid-19th Century
Located in Atlanta, GA
An English painted horse from the mid-19th century on new custom iron stand. This energetic large sized horse is painted black with white spots. It sits on a twisted iron stand yet s...
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Antique Mid-19th Century English Animal Sculptures

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Wood

19th Century Carved Wood Black Forest Monkey Dutch Shoe Police German Ink Well
Located in Shreveport, LA
Direct from Europe, a rare antique carved wood Black Forest ink well, with a monkey on a Dutch shoe and military clothing! ~Exquisite attention to the details, the monkey’s hair, hi...
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Antique Mid-19th Century French Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Antique Wood Giraffe Sculpture, circa 1930
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Antique wood giraffe sculpture. By unknown artist, circa 1930. In original condition, with minor wear consistent with age and use, preserving a beautiful patina. Materials: Wood...
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Vintage 1930s French Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Wood

  • Antique Wood Giraffe Sculpture, circa 1930
  • Antique Wood Giraffe Sculpture, circa 1930
  • Antique Wood Giraffe Sculpture, circa 1930
  • Antique Wood Giraffe Sculpture, circa 1930
H 22.45 in. W 6.3 in. D 16.93 in.
Early to Mid-20th Century Hand Carved Black Forest Sitting Eagle Sculpture
Located in Lisse, NL
Quality carved, mint condition and majestic bird of prey. This stunning bald eagle sculpture stands out, because the artist has managed to create a perfectly realistic eagle without...
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Mid-20th Century European Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Large Carved Wood Lion Sculpture
Located in New York, NY
Fantastic large scale hand carved wood prowling lion sculpture.
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20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Wood

  • Large Carved Wood Lion Sculpture
  • Large Carved Wood Lion Sculpture
  • Large Carved Wood Lion Sculpture
  • Large Carved Wood Lion Sculpture
H 19 in. W 48 in. D 14 in.
Carved Wood Bear Sculpture by Sarried
By Sarried Ltd.
Located in Stamford, CT
Vintage carved wood bear sculpture by Sarreid. Please note of wear consistent with age including an intentionally distressed finish.
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20th Century Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Wood

  • Carved Wood Bear Sculpture by Sarried
  • Carved Wood Bear Sculpture by Sarried
  • Carved Wood Bear Sculpture by Sarried
  • Carved Wood Bear Sculpture by Sarried
H 13.00 in. W 8.50 in. D 7.50 in.
Large Buffalo or Bison in Wood
Located in Antwerp, BE
This handsome midcentury wood is a very detailed model of a bison. Measures: Height 34 cm. Width 40 cm. Depth 12 cm.
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Mid-20th Century Polish Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Wood

  • Large Buffalo or Bison in Wood
  • Large Buffalo or Bison in Wood
  • Large Buffalo or Bison in Wood
  • Large Buffalo or Bison in Wood
H 13.39 in. W 15.75 in. D 4.73 in.
Huge Mid-Century Modern Ainu Japanese Style Bear Statue with Salmon Fish
Located in Nürnberg, DE
A 20th century Ainu Japanese style bear statue, wood carved. Nice addition to your room or just for use it on your desk. Made of hand carved wood. Signed with a label, but can not re...
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Vintage 1970s German Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Large Hagenauer Gazelle Wood and Bronze Sculpture
By Werkstätte Hagenauer Wien
Located in Chicago, IL
Large Hagenauer Gazelle (deer) wood and bronze sculpture Beautifully designed brass base supporting an exotic wood form of a Gazelle. Bronze horns attached to wood. A slight gap betw...
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Mid-20th Century Austrian Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Early 20th Century Water Buffalo Skull
Located in Antwerp, BE
A large wall mountable buffalo skull. Weight: 15 kg.
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Early 20th Century South African Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Horn, Animal Skin, Wood

  • Early 20th Century Water Buffalo Skull
  • Early 20th Century Water Buffalo Skull
  • Early 20th Century Water Buffalo Skull
  • Early 20th Century Water Buffalo Skull
H 27.56 in. W 33.47 in. D 11.82 in.
Joseph Martinek, Abstract Wood Ibex Sculpture, Signed
By Joseph Martinek
Located in New York, NY
An Art Deco era sculpture of an ibex in a recumbent position by Joseph Martinek (American/Czech, 1915-1989), produced circa 1930s-1940s, hand-carved from a single piece of wood, moun...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Bull Sculpture Denmark Modern Hand Carved Wood, 1960s
Located in Nürnberg, DE
Classic early 1960s Danish design wood bull sculpture. Nice addition to your table or just for your collection of design items. Made of wood. Found at an estate sale in Vienna, Austria.
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Vintage 1960s Danish Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Large Eagle and Trout Wood Carving, 50"H
Located in Coeur d'Alene, ID
Intricate and detailed wood carving of an eagle grabbing a trout out of the water. Nice detail, color and craftsmanship. Period: Estimate mid 20th century Origin: Idaho Size: 50"...
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Mid-20th Century American Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Vintage Hand Carved Wood Sculpture of Rhino from Africa
Located in Round Top, TX
Imposing and impressive, this wood sculpture of a rhinoceros will create a powerful presence in any room. Examine the photos to appreciate the hand carved details including his mouth...
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Mid-20th Century African Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Hand Carved Wood Papua New Guinea Canoe Prow
Located in Atlanta, GA
A vintage carved wood crocodile head boat prow from Papua New Guinea. This mid-20th century Papua New Guinean boat prow has been carved out of wood and features the head of a crocodi...
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Mid-20th Century Papua New Guinean Animal Sculptures

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Iron

  • Hand Carved Wood Papua New Guinea Canoe Prow
  • Hand Carved Wood Papua New Guinea Canoe Prow
  • Hand Carved Wood Papua New Guinea Canoe Prow
  • Hand Carved Wood Papua New Guinea Canoe Prow
H 29 in. W 45.25 in. D 13.5 in.
Lion Bronze Sculpture on Wood Base
Located in Alessandria, Piemonte
Antique lion bronze sculpture on a round wood base. I've not found signature, but it is a French statue. nr. O/7561   
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Antique Mid-19th Century French Other Animal Sculptures

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Bronze

French Modern Carved Wood Sculpture of Black Panther/ Jaguar
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
French modern carved wood sculpture of black panther/ jaguar, well carved ebonized walking black panther/ jaguar on a natural rockwork base. The base measures 22.75 x 11" deep The ...
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Mid-20th Century French Modern Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Midcentury Carved Wood and Silver Taurus Bull Sculpture
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Midcentury carved wood and silver Taurus bull sculpture, well carved with expressive face and glass eyes. The body with one inset lapis stone, and numerous silver mounts. Unmarked.
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Vintage 1960s Mexican Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Lapis Lazuli, Sterling Silver

Wire Table Top Horse Sculpture Mounted on a Wood Base
Located in Kansas City, MO
Large table top wire horse sculpture. 1960s. Artist is unknown to us, but this is very well done and quite striking piece.
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Wire

Pair of Longhorn Steer Horns Taxidermy Mounted on Wood
Located in Berghuelen, DE
A large pair longhorn steer horns with 49' inches span. The taxidermy is mounted on a wooden block and decorated with genuine cow pelt. Germany circa 1950. A great decorative item th...
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Mid-20th Century German Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Horn, Wood

Modern Plaque Abstract Horse Sculpture Hanging Wall Art Wood & Metal, 1960s
Located in National City, CA
Modernist abstract horse sculpture hanging wall art in wood and metal 1960s Danish modern Appears to be stamped on reverse but unclear. Measures: 21 L x 8 W x .5 inches D Origina...
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Vintage 1960s Unknown Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Metal

Life-Sized Blue Heron Wood Carved Figure on Stand Signed
Located in Topeka, KS
Magnificent life size blue heron carved figure on a stand. It is signed VJP 12179 and is comprised of painted wood, plaster, and rebar legs and feet. Gorgeous vintage condition with ...
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Mid-20th Century Folk Art Animal Sculptures

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Steel

1970s Rare Antonio Pavia Lacquered Wood and Gilded Bronze Heron
By Antonio Pavia
Located in Naples, IT
Beautiful sculpture in ivory lacquered wood and gilded bronze, Italy, 1970s.
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Bronze

De Stijl Firenze Italy 1970s Wood Silvered Metal Bird Sculpture, a Pair
By De Stijl
Located in Atlanta, GA
A beautiful pair of large birds, egret or wader, designed by Italian company De Stijl in Firenze. Each bird is carefully hand-crafted with silvered metal and glossy polished black la...
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Metal

Decorative Exotic Wood and Brass Bird. Restoration on the Neck, French, circa 19
Located in Marcq-en-Baroeul, FR
This decorative bird is made of exotic wood and brass. This piece has a little restoration on the neck. This is a French. work, circa 1970.  
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Vintage 1970s French Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Wood

Stylized Brass and Wood Crane Sculptures on Lucite Base, a Pair
Located in Miami, FL
Gorgeous pair of stylized brass and wood crane sculptures each on a Lucite base. The middle body is handcrafted out of wood and painted in black and green. Neck and legs are made o...
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Brass

Carved Wood Sculpture of Two Birds in a Tree
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Sculpture of a parrot with a strawberry and a toucan with a banana created in wood and decorated with tropical colors. Signed by the noted artist Leroy Ortega on the bottom.
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20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Hardwood

Pair of Carved Wood Black Forest Chicken Vase Epergne Candleholder Set
Located in Shreveport, LA
~ Direct from Europe This listing is for a stunning pair of carved Black Forest “chicken” candleholders/epergnes. In the summer, the glass inserts were used and fresh cut flowers we...
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Antique Mid-19th Century French Black Forest Animal Sculptures

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Wood, Glass

Italian Baroque Style Carved, Painted and Gilded Wood Figure of a Griffon
Located in Hudson, NY
This large 18th century figure of a dramatic and animated Griffon was made in Italy in the mid-18th century. Carved in great detail then gessoed, painted and gilded the figure stands...
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Antique Mid-18th Century Italian Baroque Animal Sculptures

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Wood

1950s Oak Wood Teddy Bear Designed by Kay Bojesen
By Kay Bojesen
Located in San Antonio, TX
Mid-century wooden articulated teddy bear made of oak designed by Kay Bojesen and in great condition.
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20th Century Austrian Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Oak

Ebony Wood Hand Carved Anglo Indian Elephant Sculpture
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Gorgeous antique large black hand carved wood ebony Anglo-Indian elephant. This is a large solid ebony wood vintage elephant from Ceylon Sri Lanka. Hand carved ebony wood lucky eleph...
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Mid-20th Century Sri Lankan Anglo-Indian Animal Sculptures

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Ebony

19th C. Gould Hand-Colored "Fanny's Calothorax" Wood Star Hummingbirds
By John Gould and Henry Constantine Richter
Located in Alamo, CA
This is a hand-colored folio sized lithograph entitled "Fanny's Calothorax", Fanny's Wood Star Hummingbirds by John Gould, published in his "A Monograph of the Trochilidae, or Family...
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Mid-19th Century Naturalistic Animal Prints

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Lithograph

Vintage Indian Temple Two-Toned Wood Horse Toy on Wheels from Madras with Studs
Located in Yonkers, NY
A small Indian vintage carved wooden horse sculpture from Madras with distressed rust and verdigris colored patina and studs. Born in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu during the midcen...
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Mid-20th Century Indian Animal Sculptures

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Brass

Egyptian Revival Two-Headed Ram Goat Wood Carving Sculpture
Located in Dayton, OH
Vintage two-headed Egyptian Revival ram or goat sculpture / statue. Hand carved from wood, painted black.    
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Mid-20th Century Egyptian Revival Animal Sculptures

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Hardwood, Paint

Two Vintage Ceramic Chinese Pho Dogs on an Hand Painted Wood Base, circa 1950
Located in Aci Castello, IT
Two particular Chinese pho dogs in great conditions. The ceramic and the wood base are in perfect conditions.
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Mid-20th Century Chinese Chinese Export Animal Sculptures

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Wood, Ceramic

Solid Tropical Hard Wood Sculpture in the Form of a Locust/Cicada
Located in Bridgehampton, NY
Solid tropical hard wood sculpture in the Form of a Locust/Cicada.
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Hardwood

Exquisite Exotic Wood Carved Rosewood Shark Swordfish Sculpture Wall Art
Located in National City, CA
Solid rosewood carved swordfish shark sculpture wall art marine sea life Exquisite exotic woods grand two fish sculpture hanging oceanic wall art Art is mounted on wood- oiled and ...
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Vintage 1970s American Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Rosewood

Pair of Midcentury, Abstract, Stein Böcks, in Cherry Wood from Austria
Located in Vienna, Austria
A wonderful pair of midcentury Stein Böcks from Austria. Beautiful, simplified abstract forms carved in cherrywood. Both pieces are almost exact copies of each other. The artist is ...
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Mid-20th Century Austrian Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Fruitwood

Large Modernist Austrian Brass Sculpture of a Stylized Bear on Wood Base
Located in New York City, NY
Very large Art Deco angular, cubist statue of an animal in brass with copper accents resting on the original thick rosewood plinth, stamped on the underside Austria. Highly Minim...
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Mid-20th Century Austrian Mid-Century Modern Animal Sculptures

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Wood Animal Mid Century For Sale on 1stDibs

Find many varieties of an authentic wood animal mid century available at 1stDibs. Each wood animal mid century for sale was constructed with extraordinary care, often using wood, metal and animal skin. There are many kinds of the wood animal mid century you’re looking for, from those produced as long ago as the 18th Century to those made as recently as the 21st Century. A wood animal mid century, designed in the Mid-Century Modern, Art Deco or Folk Art style, is generally a popular piece of furniture. You’ll likely find more than one wood animal mid century that is appealing in its simplicity, but Curtis Jere, Karl Springer and De Stijl produced versions that are worth a look.

How Much is a Wood Animal Mid Century?

Prices for a wood animal mid century start at $111 and top out at $24,636 with the average selling for $1,549.