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Venini, Murano Glass Bowl/Small Vase Acid Signed 'Venini, Murano, Italia' 3 Line
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Beautiful small bowl in ruby red glass by Venini. Signed in acid 3 lines, several designers worked at the studio at same time in the 40-70" could be any, for sure made for Venini as ...
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Italian Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

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Glass, Art Glass

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 Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Stoneware

Ubelacker West German Midcentury Art Pottery Handled Vase
Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
A very finely made midcentury West German art pottery handled vase decorated in 'fat lava' glazes by Uberlacker and dating from circa 1960. The ceramic vase is made to emulate a jug ...
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German Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Pottery

1960s Italian Hand Painted Ceramic Snarling Black Panther
Located in London, GB
A life-sized ceramic black panther, hand painted with a black body and glass eyes. This Italian 1960s jungle cat is portrayed seated, his tail curling around his front paw, and his s...
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Italian Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic

Italian Hollywood Regency Hand Painted Ceramic Poodle, circa 1960
Located in Saint Louis, MO
A great pop in any space, this life-size Italian ceramic poodle sculpture is the out of the ordinary accessory that adds a fun, but elegant sensibility. The poodle is in excellent vi...
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Italian Hollywood Regency Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

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Ceramic

Cenedese Murano Black Jewelry Box, 1950s
Located in Antwerp, BE
Black Murano jewelry box by Giovanni Cenedese. Label is still on the lid: Murano Cenedese Vetri. It's a black Murano glass box with gilt metal details, decorative lock and angled o...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

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Metal

Bowl Flavio Poli for Seguso Midcentury Italian Design Murano Multi-Color
Located in Palermo, Sicily
Bowl Flavio Poli for Seguso midcentury Italian design Murano multi-color.
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

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Murano Glass

Murano Silver Flecks and Sea Grass Italian Art Glass Low Catchall Jewelry Bowl
Located in Kissimmee, FL
Only 1 left, beautiful vintage Murano hand blown white, with silver flecks, blue and green "sea grass" Italian art glass low bowl. The silver leaf reminds me of sand and the colorful...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

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Silver Leaf

Ceramic Italian Vase Ceramica Artistica Solimene Guido Gambone Style Midcentury
Located in Palermo, Sicily
Ceramic Italian vase Ceramica Artistica Solimene Guido Gambone style.
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic

Alfredo Barbini Murano Signed Rib Cage Design Italian Art Glass Flower Vase
Located in Kissimmee, FL
Beautiful and unusual, vintage Murano hand blown crystal clear, indented and ribbed Italian art glass flower vase. Documented to designer Alfredo Barbini for Oggetti. Signed on the b...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

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Crystal

Murano Red Fish on Gold Coral Tendrils Italian Art Centrepiece Sculpture
Located in Kissimmee, FL
Gorgeous vintage Murano hand blown red fish with gold flecks, attached to a large coral structure with tendrils Italian art glass sculpture. Created in the manner of designers Alfred...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

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Gold Leaf

Murano White Gold Copper Aventurine Italian Art Glass Duck Bird Sculptures
Located in Kissimmee, FL
Beautiful pair of vintage Murano hand blown, controlled bubbles, copper aventurine and gold flecks Italian art glass duck sculptures. Attributed to the Fratelli Toso Company. The bub...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

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Gold Leaf

Anzolo Fuga Large Hand Blown Glass Bottle with Colorful Murrhines, 1959-1960
Located in New York, NY
Large hand blown glass bottle from the "Murrine Incatenate" series with polychrome murrhines and tiny mouth by Anzolo Fuga for A.V.E.M., Murano Italy, 1959-1960. Etched on bottom “Lu...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Murano Glass

Jens Quistgaard Cast Iron Candleholder for Dansk
Located in New York, NY
Two-piece cast iron candleholder or vessel designed by Jens Quistgaard for Dansk, circa 1960s. A sculptural and scarce form from Quistgaard's celebrated collaboration with Dansk.
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Danish Scandinavian Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Iron

Pair of Wok Planters by Lagardo Tackett for Architectural Pottery
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Pair of Lagardo Tackett’s iconic planters for Architectural Pottery, colloquially known as the “wok,” has sharply angled sides, smooth edges with no lip, and a flat foot. These examp...
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American Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic

Biomorphic Stone Sculpture
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Smooth curvature creating delicate and thin peaks characterize this small sculpture. The natural characteristics of the stone, black and grey with pearl colored veining that shimmers...
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Unknown Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Stone

Pair of Mid-Century Modern Teak and Brass Standing "Prickets" Candlesticks
Located in Stamford, CT
Pair of teak and brass standing "Prickets' or candle stands. These finely constructed brass and teak Mid-Century Modern standing candlesticks are certain to help set the mood for tha...
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American Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Brass

Curtis Jere Mars & Venus Gold Gilt Bookends Sculptures Signed Jeré, 1968
Located in Saint Louis, MO
A beautiful, and in lovely condition, pair of Mars and Venus Curtis Jere sculptures or bookends depicting the male and female gender symbols on square bases made of gold leafed cast ...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

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Gold, Iron

Swedish Craft, Very Small Organic Candleholder, Steel, Rubber, Sweden, 1960s
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A set of very small organic candlesticks or candleholders. In steel and rubber.  
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Swedish Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Steel

Alfredo Barbini Amethyst and Gold Flecks Italian Art Glass Decorative Bowl
Located in Kissimmee, FL
Rare and beautiful vintage Murano hand blown bi-color gold flecks Italian art glass bowl in amethyst purple and white. Documented to designer Alfredo Barbini, circa 1950-1960. Can be...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Gold Leaf

Red Vase Model 585 by Ettore Sottsass, Italy, 1960
Located in Dronten, NL
Oxblood red vase model 585 designed by Ettore Sottsass in 1960. Realized circa 1961 by Società Ceramica Toscana di Figline for Milanese gallery Il Sestante in different colors. Sig...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic

Extraordinary Set of Italian Stone Statues Representing the Four Seasons
Located in Rome, IT
With standing classically draped female figures and their distinguishing symbols. Autumn, winter, spring and summer. Measures: Height cm 170 with square form bases cm H 92 x W 52 x 5...
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Italian Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Stoneware

Pair of Monumental Brass Hurricane Lamps by Chapman
Located in Stamford, CT
Impressive pair of large scale brass hurricane lamps with brass rimmed hand blown glass shades. The bases turned brass in a Dutch Baroque style but with a very modern look. Great for...
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American Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Brass

Pair of Adam Style Carved Wood Lidded Urns, circa 1950
Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
A stylish pair Adam Style bronze metal mounted lidded wooden pedestal urns with a carved ribbed design to the cover and body. Supported on a rounded pedestal foot the urns have a che...
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European Adam Style Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Wood

Anzolo Fuga Rare "Bandiere Vase", 1955-1956
Located in New York, NY
Rare and important hand blown glass “Bandiere Vase” model 13471 by Anzolo Fuga for Arte Vetraria Muranese (A.V.E.M.), Murano, Italy, 1955-1956. Etched on bottom “COL Luciano Ferro 19...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Murano Glass

Axel Salto Stoneware Vase Budding Style with Solfatara Glazing Royal Copenhagen
Located in Odense, DK
Stunning piece of stoneware by Danish artist Axel Salto made in the 1950s at Royal Copenhagen. The vase is in the "budding" style and features the rare Solfatara glazing in brown and...
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Danish Scandinavian Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Stoneware

Set of Two Nils Thorsson Yellow Faience Marselis Vase Aluminia Royal Copenhagen
Located in Krefeld, DE
1950s small and larger light yellow Niels Thorsson Aluminia Royal Copenhagen faience Marselis vases. Measures: #2631 diameter 10cm, height 13cm #2633 diameter 13cm, height 21cm Pr...
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Danish Scandinavian Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Faience

Biomorphic Wood Sculpture
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Laminated pine boards make up the structure for this hand carved biomorphic abstract sculpture. Undulating curves have been carved into all surfaces, there isn’t a straight edge to b...
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American Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Wood

Important Barovier & Toso Rezzonico Chandelier 20 Arms in the Style of Briati
Located in Tavarnelle val di Pesa, Florence
Coming from a Venetian palazzo estate, this is a Barovier & Toso Rezzonico chandelier. The structure reflects the Briati one in Ca Rezzonico in Venice, very strict in the details. Do...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Art Glass, Murano Glass

Vintage Studio Pottery Drip Glazed Bottle Vase Signed
Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
A large and impressive studio pottery stoneware vase of tall bottle shape with heaped and piled coloured drip glazes run down the body of the vase over brown glazed panels set with a...
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European Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Stoneware

Black Vase Model 585 by Ettore Sottsass, Italy, 1960
Located in Dronten, NL
Black vase model 585 designed by Ettore Sottsass in 1960. Realized circa 1961 by Società Ceramica Toscana di Figline for Milanese gallery Il Sestante in different colors. Signed at...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic

Jean Touret & The Artisans of Marolles Pair of Candle Sconces, France circa 1960
Located in New York, NY
Stamped: Marolles Jean Touret moved to Pezay, a rural area near Marolles, in 1946. While there, he became highly conscious of the uncertainty that Industrial development would bri...
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French Rustic Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Oak

Square Crystal Gallotti & Radice Italian Design 1960s Minimal Design Green
Located in Palermo, Sicily
Square crystal Gallotti & Radice Italian design 1960s minimal design green.
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Crystal

Biomorphic White Stone Sculpture
Located in Los Angeles, CA
From one side this sculpture looks beautifully abstract, and from the other it looks like the bust of a horse, almost as if it were plucked off of a chess table populated by the most...
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Unknown Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Stone

1930s Art Deco Vase by Pierre D'Avesn
Located in Fairfax, VA
Clear frost glass vase with high light polished flying bids by Pierre D'Avesn Pierre D'Avesn, worked for Lalique, Datum and Sevres.  
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French Art Deco Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Glass

American Craft, Sizable Organic Bowl, Solid Burl Wood, America, 1950s
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A sizable organic bowl. In solid finely sculpted burl wood. By an unknown American craftsman, circa 1950s. Other designers of the period include Alexandre Knoll, George Nakashima,...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Wood

Vintage Giovanni Gariboldi Art Pottery Richard Ginori Vase, circa 1950
Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
A stunning vintage Italian Richard Ginori slab shaped bottle vase decorated with controlled incised lines to the body filled with black glaze and set against a pale yellow ground. De...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic, Pottery

Eva Jancke Björk, Vase, Blue Glaze Stoneware, for Bo Fajans, Sweden, 1940s
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
An early modernist vase. Designed by Eva Jancke Björk, for Bo Fajans, Sweden, 1940s. Stamped. Other designers of the period include Ettore Sottsass, Carl Harry Stålhane, Lisa L...
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Swedish Art Deco Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Stoneware

Biomorphic Stone Sculpture
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This piece looks as though it was inspired by our most vital organ, the heart. Overall this sculpture is dark grey with a small bit of translucent light green detail, its concentrati...
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Unknown Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Stone

Big Rabbit Hand Painted Master Artisan Eva Fritz-Lindner
Located in Shelburne, VT
Tall old handmade and hand painted rabbit sculpture handcrafted and hand painted in beautiful colors by the master artist Eva Fritz-Lindner. A few of a kind master work. Designer/...
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German Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Ceramic, Pottery

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 Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Glass

Midcentury Life-Sized Gilt Iron Tree with Nest
Located in Troy, MI
This life-sized gilt iron tree was custom made in Mexico and used for display purposes in a retail boutique, circa 1960s.
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Mexican Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Iron

Biomorphic Stone Sculpture
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Dynamic and organic this abstract sculpture reminds us of a whale diving deep in the ocean after breaching the surface of the ocean for air, its tail the last bit visible of one of t...
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Unknown Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Stone

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 Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Aluminum

Barovier & Toso Murano Large Glass Double Fish Sculpture
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
2-299 this fanciful and stylish Murano glass sculpture is by the iconic Italian firm of Barovier et Toso. The fish is infused with aqua and blue glass coloration and controlled bubb...
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Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Art Glass

Large, Modernist Bronze Etruscan Horse Sculpture, circa 1950s
Located in Las Vegas, NV
Large, 1950s brass or bronze Etruscan horse sculpture. Smooth sleek body with graceful pencil legs. The aged patina is stunning. A truly mesmerizing piece of modernist art. Unsig...
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Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

Richard Harvey Sculpta-Grille Model C-20 Freestanding Room Divider, 1959
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This freestanding model C-20 Sculpta-Grille room divider by Richard Harvey for Harvey Design Workshop, Inc was conceptualized and designed in the 1950s and finally released to the pu...
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Metal

Round Brass Ashtray
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Has a large open mouth, this ashtray could be used to hold a myriad of things within its rounded brass walls. Reminiscent of those inner tubes you’d use at the pool on a hot summer d...
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American Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Brass

Hammonia-Motard "Vogelflug" Candleholders, 1960
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Iconic stackable candleholders Vogelflug (birdflight) by Hammonia-Motard, Germany, chrome-plated. Priced individually.
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German Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Chrome

Pair of 1950s Chinoiserie Papier Mâché Black Lacquer Gilt Painted Jardinieres
Located in Austin, TX
A fantastic pair of large mid-20th century Regency style chinoiserie black lacquer and gilt painted jardinières on stands. The large black lacquer papier mâché planters of cache pot...
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French Chinoiserie Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Giltwood, Paper

Murano Midcentury Pink Gold Flecks Italian Art Glass Seashell Clam Shaped Bowl
Located in Kissimmee, FL
Beautiful vintage Murano hand blown pink and gold flecks Italian art glass clam shaped bowl. Attributed to designer Alfredo Barbini. Profusely covered in gold leaf inside the bowl. W...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Gold Leaf

Harry Bertoia Maquette for Melt Coat Sculpture Screen for Bank of Miami, 1958
Located in New York, NY
This is the maquette for a set of ten sculpture screens commissioned by architect and interior designer Florence Knoll for the First National Bank of Miami. The screens were amongst ...
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American Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Steel, Brass

Pietrina Checcacci Cast Bronze Finger Sculpture
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Cast bronze finger by Italian-Brazilian artist Pietrina Checcacci. The small weighted object features a bronze finger in a curved position with the tip finger tip facing downward. Th...
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Brazilian Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

Vintage German Easter Rabbit Candy Box Papier Mache
Located in Kitzbuhel, AT
In bright colours hand-painted easter rabitt made of papier mache. This candy box is made of two pieces, the head can be taken off. With original decoration like catkin flowers and l...
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German Arts and Crafts Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Paper

Patinated Bronze Ashtray
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This solid bronze ashtray has very thick walls and features four cradles to hold cigarettes which, although we are aware what their purpose is, still manage to look artistic in natur...
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American Mid-Century Modern Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

Jens Quistgaard, Candlesticks or Candleholders, Brass, Denmark, 1950s
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A sculptural candlestick designed and produced by Danish sculptor Jens Quistgaard. Marked.
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Danish Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Brass

Danish, Organic Candlesticks / Candleholders, Turned Teak, Brass, Denmark, 1950s
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
A pair of sculptural organic candlesticks designed and produced in Denmark, 1950s.
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Danish Mid-Century Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Brass

Pair of Swedish Modern GAB Patinated Bronze Vases, Stockholm, 1930s
Located in Skanninge, SE
A very nice modernist pair of GAB (Guldsmedsaktiebolaget) patinated Art Deco bronze vases. Very nice modern shape with stylish stripes. Nicely patinated in light and dark green and...
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Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage Mid-20th Century Decorative Objects

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Bronze