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Scandinavian Modern Unique Hand Decorated Vase by Carl-Harry Stålhane, Rörstrand
Located in Stockholm, SE
Scandinavian Modern unique vase by Carl-Harry Stålhane. A hand decorated glazed vase with Elephants in light brown, yellow and grey on a white ground. Executed by Rörstrand, Sweden. ...
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Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Stoneware

Pearl Necklace Vase by Gunnel Nyman
Located in Dronten, NL
Rare pearl necklace vase designed by Gunnel Nyman for Nuutajärv, Finland. Provenance: The collection of the former Finnish Honorary Consul General in the Netherlands.    
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Finnish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Glass

Eccentric American Art Deco Aluminum and Slag Glass Illuminated Electric Clock
Located in Port Hope, ON
This wonderfully eccentric American Art Deco aluminum and green slag glass illuminated electric clock could be a studio or even a Trench Art piece. Either way I think that it is bril...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Aluminum

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 Decorative Objects

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Bronze

Gusums Bruk, Three-Armed Candelabrum, Brass, Sweden, 1980
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A candelabra. Design and production by Metallslöjden Gusums Bruk, Sweden, 1940s.
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Swedish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Brass

Early Production George Nelson Natural Wood Ball Clock #4755, Howard Miller
Located in Buffalo, NY
Early production George Nelson natural wood ball clock #4755, Howard Miller, designed in 1947, Estate fresh. Purchased in 1949, wonderful example, retains original second hand and or...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Brass, Steel

Gusum Bruk, Candlesticks / Candleholders, Brass, Sweden, 1984
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A pair of candlesticks. Design and production by Metallslöjden Gusum Bruk, Sweden. Signed "A.L", dated 1984.
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Swedish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Brass

Hugo Gehlin, Organic Bottle, Blue Colored Blown Glass, Gulasruf, Sweden, 1940s
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
An organic bottle / vase / glass sculpture. Designed by Hugo Gehlin, produced Gulasruf Glasbruk, Sweden, 1940s. Labeled.
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Swedish Organic Modern Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Blown Glass

1940s Terracotta Horse Sculpture by French J. de Monpesat
Located in Atlanta, GA
Fine French 1940s terracotta sculpture by Jan de Monpesat (France, 20th Century). Superb animal sculpture, original patina, and stylishly designed horse, hand-signed incised J. DE MO...
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French Art Deco Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Terracotta

1940s Brown Wooden Swing Manufactured in Italy
Located in Frankfurt, Hessen, DE
This very unique piece is made in 1945 in Italy. The design is such simple as beautiful it is and you can easily build it anywhere and makes every place to a cozy corner. The Swing i...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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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 Decorative Objects

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Soapstone

Fulvio Bianconi, Venini Satin Iridescent Murano Glass Vase Rare 4-Line Acid Mark
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Grat and rare Venini, Bianconi Murano glass acid 4-line early mark vase, nice smoke color, iridato, satin.
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Italian Modern Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Art Glass, Blown Glass, Murano Glass

Delightful Pair of Colorful Asian Cloisonné Enamel Vases on Carved Wooden Bases
Located in Hopewell, NJ
Gorgeous eye-catching pair of cloisonné enamel vases having phoenix birds, dragons and meticulous decoration in green, blue, purple, red, turquoise, yellow and white. There are gilde...
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Chinese Chinese Export Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Enamel

Small Bowl Murano Glass Italian Design Midcentury 1940 Red Air Bubbles
Located in Palermo, Sicily
Small bowl Murano glass Italian design midcentury 1940 red air bubbles.
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Murano Glass

Bear in Italian Ceramic Albisola, 1940
Located in Palermo, Sicily
Bear in Italian ceramic Albisola, 1940.
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic

Midcentury Brass Nike Decorative Object with a Marble Pedestal, 1940s-1950s
Located in Bresso, Lombardy
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 condition an...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Marble, Brass

Handmade Copper Vase with Brass Handles
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
2-347 Handmade copper vase with cast brass handles.
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Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

Materials

Brass, Copper

Art Deco Bronze Dish with Royal Danish Cypher, 1940s
Located in Esbjerg, DK
Heavy solid bronze dish or ashtray with the official monogram of his Royal Highness Frederik IX of Denmark. This was made in 1947. The year of his coronation. It is imprinted Bronze ...
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Danish Art Deco Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Bronze

Roseville Pottery Arts & Crafts Pair of Candleholders
Located in San Diego, CA
Roseville model 1150 pair of candlestick holders in beautiful blue glaze flower decorations, and side handles.
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American Arts and Crafts Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Pottery

Murano Glass and Bronze Vanity Mirror Venini Style
Located in Houston, TX
Gorgeous Venini inspired Murano glass and bronze vanity mirror or tabletop mirror. Featured Murano glass mirror is in a beautiful shade of twisted cobalt blue and clear glass with br...
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Italian Art Deco Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Bronze

1940s French Wicker Basket
Located in High Point, NC
A wicker basket from France, circa 1940. A cheerful rustic piece-- ample yet light, the shape is crowned by a broad arch. The woven wicker has a bright, coppery tone. A handle of twi...
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French French Provincial Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Wicker

Antique French Wood Hourglass, circa 1940
Located in Barcelona, Barcelona
Antique wood hourglass. By unknown manufacturer from France, circa 1940. In original condition, with minor wear consistent with age and use, preserving a beautiful patina. Glass ...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

Materials

Wood, Glass

Treccia Twisted Murano Glass Picture Frame by Venini
Located in Houston, TX
Stunning Treccia or torchon twisted Murano glass and bronze photo frame by Venini. This vintage clear Italian Murano glass picture frame dates to the 1940s.
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Italian Art Deco Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Blown Glass, Murano Glass

Vintage Mexican Wood Box Embellished with Milagros
Located in Houston, TX
Interesting Mexican Folk Art box totally embellished with silver plated Milagros. This decorative box, cocktail table box or document box is in very good vintage condition. Beautiful...
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Mexican Folk Art Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Metal

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 Decorative Objects

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Ceramic

French Wicker Basket
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
2-307 French wicker basket.
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Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

Materials

Wicker

Wonderful French Bronze Diamond Cut Crystal Bronze Oval Centerpiece Swan Handles
Located in Roslyn, NY
A wonderful French neoclassical gilt bronze and diamond cut crystal oval centerpiece  with swan handles in the manner of Baccarat, circa 1940s.
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French Neoclassical Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Crystal, Bronze

Balancing Bronze Seal Sea Lion Paperweight Ring Holder by Richard Rohac, Austria
Located in National City, CA
Sensational balancing bronze seal sea lion paperweight ring holder Richard Rohac, 1940s Solid bronze seal sculpture jewelry ring holder or paperweight by Richard Rohac. Austria, 19...
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Austrian Art Deco Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

Austrian Adorable Bronze Mouse Ring Holder Paperweight by Richard Rohac, 1940s
Located in National City, CA
Solid bronze mouse sculpture jewelry ring holder or paperweight by Richard Rohac. Austrian Modernism 1940s Signed R.R Richard Rohac Made in Austria Measures: 8 1/8 H x 3 1/4 L x 5...
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Austrian Art Deco Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

Richard Rohac Dachshund Dog Bronze Sculpture Jewelry Ring Holder, Austria, 1940s
Located in National City, CA
Darling solid bronze Dachshund dog sculpture use as a jewelry - ring holder or paperweight by artist Richard Rohac. Austria 1940s. Signed R.R Richard Rohac, Made in Austria Measur...
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Austrian Art Deco Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

Richard Rohac Beagle Dog Bronze Sculpture Jewelry Ring Holder, Austria, 1940s
Located in National City, CA
Solid bronze dog sculpture a jewelry ring holder or paperweight by Richard Rohac, Austria 1940s. Signed R.R - Richard Rohac Made in Austria Measure: 4 1/2" D x 1 3/4" W x 8" H. O...
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Austrian Art Deco Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

3 Antique Violins
Located in Stamford, CT
3 antique violins. These are decorative for display or for parts only. Cracks and missing pieces. They range in size from 20.5" to 23". Nice wall grouping.
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Unknown American Classical Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Wood

Art Deco Glass Brick Figural Etched Ram Bookends
Located in Denver, CO
Modernist Art Deco thick glass textured figural etched glass bookends. Figural ram is etched in frosted glass.
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American Art Deco Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Glass

Swedish Designer, Organic Candlestick, Brass, Sweden, circa 1940s
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
An organic candlestick, in the form of a cobra snake. Likely produced in Sweden, 1940s. Signed, unintelligible.
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Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

Materials

Brass

Sculptural Mid-Century Modern Industrial Drying Racks '4'
Located in Stamford, CT
A group of 4 steel sculptural antique Industrial drying racks that set off a very Mid-Century Modern vibe with the wavy lines of the racks. Can be hung multiple ways. Horizontally, v...
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American Industrial Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Steel

Butterscotch Bakelite Note Pad by Carvacraft
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Carvacraft butterscotch Bakelite note pad holder. In very nice shape with streamline styling to sides. Marked on bottom Carvacraft.
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English Streamlined Moderne Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Bakelite

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 Decorative Objects

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Ceramic

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 Decorative Objects

Materials

Plaster

Navajo Native American Handmade Woven Basketry Bowl Modern Design, 1940s
Located in National City, CA
Native American handmade woven basketry bowl, 1940s Measures: 6 1/2" in diameter x 3" height Navajo native American Indian handmade basketry modern intricate design Original vinta...
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American Native American Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Natural Fiber

Art Deco Cast Nickel Retriever Nut Cracker C1940
Located in Port Jervis, NY
Exceptional rendition of a retriever in the form of a nut cracker. American made and signed on the underside. Lift tail handle place but in dogs mouth and lower the handle. Cast nick...
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American Industrial Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Nickel, Iron

Cast Iron Horse "Hunter" Door Stop, circa 1949
Located in Port Jervis, NY
Beautiful depiction of the horse, Hunter, a black stallion. Signed VA.Metalcrafters, 1949.
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American American Classical Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Iron

Cast Iron Doorstop of a Horse with Full Gear, circa 1940
Located in Port Jervis, NY
Detailed cast iron horse with saddle and gear. Unsigned. Very good vintage condition.
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American American Classical Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

Materials

Iron

Wilhelm Kåge for Gustavsberg, Argenta Art Deco Dish in Glazed Ceramics
Located in Copenhagen, Denmark
Wilhelm Kåge for Gustavsberg. Argenta Art Deco dish in glazed ceramics. Beautiful glaze in shades of green, 1940s. Measure: Diameter 33.5 cm. In excellent condition.
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Swedish Art Deco Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic

Tapio Wirkkala Crystal Art-Objects Model 3234 & 3242 Iittala Finland, circa 1948
Located in EL Waalre, NL
Tapio Wirkkala, two crystal art-object, models 3234 & 3242, Iittala, Finland, circa 1948 Artist Tapio Wirkkala (1915 Hanko, Finland-1985 Helsinki, Finland) A giant of Finnish des...
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Finnish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

Materials

Crystal

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 Decorative Objects

Materials

Brass

Japanese Pagoda Trinket Box
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
8-289 handmade Japanese pagoda shaped trinket box made from walnut and oak with brass supporting the handle.
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Japanese Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Hardwood

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 Decorative Objects

Materials

Wood

Italy Domina Blue Jailbird Fish Vase Arts & Crafts Era Richard Ginori Style
Located in National City, CA
Italy Domina blue wash color fish vase with black and white striped fish of Arts & Crafts style and in the manner of Gio Ponti for Richard Ginori designs. No signature apparent. Me...
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Italian Arts and Crafts Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic

Harry Bertoia Sculptural Kinetic Handcrafted Silver Jewelry Pendant, USA 1940s
Located in New York, NY
Bertoia learned the craft of metalsmithing at Detroit's Cass Technical School. When he was twenty two years old he was invited by Eliel Saarinen to oversee the metalworking studio at...
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American Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

Materials

Sterling Silver

Wilhelm Kåge for Gustavsberg, Argenta Art Deco Bowl in Glazed Ceramics
Located in Copenhagen, Denmark
Wilhelm Kåge for Gustavsberg. Argenta Art Deco bowl in glazed ceramics. Beautiful glaze in shades of green, 1940s. Measures: 17 x 10.5 cm. In excellent condition. Stamped.
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Swedish Art Deco Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic

Beatrice Wood Signed Volcanic Black Lava Glaze Mid-Century Modern Bowl Dish
Located in Studio City, CA
A gorgeous and very scarce early lava glazed bowl or dish by famed American ceramist Beatrice Wood. Beautifully textured with the black lava volcanic glaze learned from her time stud...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

Materials

Earthenware

20th Century French Ceramic Jar, 1940s
Located in LEGNY, FR
Very nice 20th century French ceramic jar from the 1940s. Elegant green and sand color. Nice quality and condition.
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French Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Ceramic

Italian Big Green Ceramic Vase, 1940
Located in Milan, IT
Stunning Italian ceramic vase, 1940.
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Italian Art Deco Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic

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 Decorative Objects

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Bronze

Sterling and Alligator Picture Frame
Located in New York, NY
A large and fine alligator picture frame with sterling silver corners. Each fully hallmarked. This elegant frame can be set in either portrait or landscape direction. Measures: F...
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Modern Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

Materials

Sterling Silver

Midcentury Vases Vicke Lindstrand for Upsala Ekeby, Sweden, 1940s
Located in Langserud, SE
Wonderful vases signed Vicke Lindstrand for Upsala Ekeby in Sweden, circa 1940s with a very nice blue shine on the glaze. Signed on the bottom of the vase. Good vintage condition...
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Swedish Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic

Heart Shaped Hinged Brass Box
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Interesting heart shaped hinged box in brass. What makes it interesting is that it is obviously handcrafted and a little Primitive. There are double pinned hinges on the back while t...
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Unknown Romantic Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

Materials

Brass

Tapio Wirkkala, Crystal Art-Object, Model 3242, Iittala Finland, 1948 or 1949
Located in EL Waalre, NL
Tapio Wirkkala, crystal art-object, model 3242, Iittala Finland, 1948 or 1949 Artist: Tapio Wirkkala (1915 Hanko, Finland-1985 Helsinki, Finland) A giant of Finnish design, Wirkkala...
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Finnish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1940s Decorative Objects

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Crystal