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Art Deco Plaster Sculpture
Located in Montreal, QC
Claude Fraisse, ‘Enfant a la grappe de raisin.’ Plaster sculpture, France.
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French Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Plaster

Art Deco Plaster Relief
Located in Montreal, QC
Art Deco plaster relief of Eros by Claude Fraisse. Probably the artist's original from which a mould for bronze casting would be made, France.
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French Vintage 1940s Sculptures

Rare and Exceptional Pair of Hand-Carved Live Edge Tusk by Franz Reich, circa 1
Located in Bellport, NY
A towering and believable pair of hand-carved wooden elephant tusks by Franz Reich. There is no ivory content in these tusks (wood). Set on a black lacquered wooden base showing the...
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Sierra Leonean British Colonial Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Wood

"Sagittarius," Rare, High Style Art Deco Bronze Bas Relief by Paul Manship
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Boldly and brilliantly sculpted in high relief, this depiction of the classic symbol of the Zodiac sign of Sagittarius -- a centaur with drawn bow and flying arrow -- was sculpted by...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Bronze

Gold Flecks Acid Green & Cream Ribbons Murano Art Glass Fish Figure, Italy 1940s
Located in Barcelona, ES
A lovely Murano glass fish sculpture with colorful ribbons in acid green and cream color cased into clear glass and gold dust accents, Italy, 1940s. Available other Murano art gl...
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Gold Leaf

1940s Plaster Bust by Margot Stewart
Located in Doylestown, PA
A distressed and patinated plaster bust of a young man, circa 1940, signed by artist Margot Stewart.
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American Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Plaster

Carved Serpentine Marble Snake Sculpture by Charles Umlauf
Located in Austin, TX
A carved serpentine marble figure of a snake by the celebrated Texas sculptor Charles Umlauf, 1949. The serpent is depicted loosely wound and knotted upon itself, its head peering o...
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American Modern Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Serpentine

Keramos, Vienna, Dancing Woman Figure in Red Clay
Located in Copenhagen, Denmark
Keramos, Vienna, dancing woman figure in red clay. Art Deco. Model number 8713. Beautiful figure, circa 1940s. Measures: 41 cm. X 37 cm. In perfect condition. Stamped.
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Austrian Art Deco Vintage 1940s Sculptures

Wooden Bust Sculpture, USA, 1946
Located in Maastricht, NL
A wooden sculpture of a female head. It is made of one piece of wood, of which the lower part is ebonized. The piece is signed by 'Annet' with the year it was made (1946).
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Wood

Important "Acrobat" Counter-Relief of Male Nude by Richmond Barthé
Located in Philadelphia, PA
This highly important and unique intaglio or counter-relief panel by Richmond Barthé is a wall sculpture that also served as the original carved relief for castings of the "Acrobat" ...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Plaster

Rare Dutch Couple, Husband and Wife by Kay Bojesen
Located in Copenhagen, Denmark
Rare Dutch couple, husband and wife by Kay Bojesen (1886-1958), painted wood. Unstamped. Measures: Height 8 cm. Good condition. Light wear.
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Danish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1940s Sculptures

Rare Art Deco Figurine by Karl Ens "Satyr and Nude"
Located in Vienna, AT
Large masterpiece By Karl Ens, superb modelling, sinuous and lifelike. Perfect painting showing the pair's facial expressions, with the satyr looking tenderly amused by the Coy Bac...
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German Art Deco Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Porcelain

Art Deco Male Figural Lamp
Located in Atlanta, GA
Art Deco Male figural lamp, with two draped male figures at each end chained to a post, raised on a green ebonized and gilt serpentine base. The centre column fitted with two standar...
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Art Deco Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Metal

Pair of Superb Art Deco Illuminated Alabaster Urns from Italy
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Crafted from a lovely coral-hued alabaster, this rare and superb pair of alabaster urns are examples of Italian Art Deco decorative art at its best. The body of each urn is lit from ...
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Italian Art Deco Vintage 1940s Sculptures

"Europa and the Bull" Fine and Rare Art Deco Bronze Tray
Located in Philadelphia, PA
This lovely and elegant scene, depicting Europa on her mythological bull, surrounded by nude bathers carrying water jars and towels, was sculpted by Fritz Nuss in the late 1940s. One...
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German Art Deco Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Bronze

Jean Lambert-Rucki "Marie-Madeleine" Bronze Sculpture, circa 1940
Located in Paris, FR
Black and grey patinated bronze, signed, TEP foundry stamp, JDV stamp, Limited posthumous edition cast n° 4/8 realized from the original plaster with the legal successors agreement....
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European Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Bronze

Bronze Sculpture “Step Dance” by Giuseppe Mazzullo, Italy, 1946
Located in Roma, IT
Passo di Danza is a bronze sculpture representing a Dancer with wooden base. Signed and dated under the base. Certificate of authenticity signed by the artist. Giuseppe Mazzullo wa...
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Italian Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Bronze

Bronze Sculpture “Woman’s Nude” by Giuseppe Mazzullo, Italy, 1944
Located in Roma, IT
Figura femminile - nudo is a waxed bronze sculpture representing a woman with wooden base. Unique, signed and dated under the base “Mazzullo 44”. Certificate of authenticity signed b...
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Italian Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Bronze

Sculpture in Patinated Bronze of General Harald Petri
Located in Malmo, SE
Sculpture in patinated bronze. Portrait of General Harald Petri, General Inspector of Sweden at the World Exhibitions in Antwerp in 1930 and Brussels in 1935.
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Swedish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Belgian Black Marble, Bronze

"Leaping Zebra," Fine and Rare Art Deco Sculpture, Signed by Waylande Gregory
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Full of energy and élan, this rare sculpture by Waylande Gregory, dating from the 1940s, depicts a zebra in mid-air, looking behind with elegant unconcern. The ceramic form is glazed...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Ceramic

Large Ceramic Geisha Elcod, 1940 Cacciapuoti
Located in Palermo, Sicily
Large ceramic Geisha Elcod 1940 Cacciapuoti, unique elegance, very beautiful colors, small chips.
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Ceramic

Antique Bronze Sculpture "Boy & Dog"
Located in National City, CA
For your consideration an antique bronze sculpture of a boy and dog in a twisted wooden log. Beautiful scene in verdigris patinated bronze. Unmarked, no information from the m...
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Unknown American Classical Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Bronze

Wood Cubist Sculpture by Leo Russel
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Wood sculpture by artist Leo Russell. Chicago born artist who worked mostly in painting and silkscreen did a series of wood sculptures in the 1940s. Pieces were acquired by the Gugge...
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American Modern Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Wood

Carnivalesque Personage Balanzone Cacciapuoti, 1940s
Located in Palermo, Sicily
Carnivalesque personage Balanzone Cacciapuoti, 1940s. Shipping worldwide included.
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Ceramic

Box with a Shell Lid in Style of Alexandre Noll
Located in NYC, NY
A beautiful wood box with a small compartment inside and a shell lid in the manner of Alexandre Noll.
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French Minimalist Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Shell, Walnut

Gilt Bronze Figure of a Lady Playing a Flute Sculpture
Located in Stamford, CT
An exquisite bronze sculpture of a lady with music instrument.
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Neoclassical Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Bronze

Large-Scale Glazed Terra Cotta Block from the Netherlands
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Large ceramic block with a windmill design from the Netherlands. Originally build into a wall.
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Dutch Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Terracotta

A Ceramic Chicken in a Modernist Art Deco Abstracted Form
Located in NYC, NY
A ceramic chicken in a modernist Art Deco form. Possibly by Raymor.
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American Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Ceramic

Pair of Large Iron Cranes Sculptures
Located in New York, NY
Pair of 1940s Italian hammered iron sculptures depicting two cranes. Original finish and patina. Measures: 34″ height.
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Italian Vintage 1940s Sculptures

"Striding Diana with Fawn," Large, Rare Art Deco Ceramic Sculpture, 1942
Located in Philadelphia, PA
This depiction of Diana, confident, lithe and athletic and accompanied by a fawn, is a quintessential example of stylized Art Deco sculpture. It was sculpted by Rudolf Hlavina, one o...
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Czech Art Deco Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Ceramic

Modernist Bronze Sculpture Sumerian God with Snake and Cup
Located in National City, CA
For your consideration a vintage sculpture made in bronze-mounted in a wood block. The bronze has a green patina. Unsigned, there is no markings from the maker. The sculpture ...
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Unknown Art Deco Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Bronze

Pair of Antique Cast Iron Fire Alarm Covers by the Rockwood Company
Located in Hudson, NY
Pair of mid-20th century pierced wrought iron alarm covers mounted as sculpture. The covers with company name Rockwood Worchester. Would be great wired as table lamps. Note: Can work...
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American Industrial Vintage 1940s Sculptures

"Head of Young Man," Striking, Unique Bronze Sculpture by Brandis, 1947
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Sculpted by P. Brandis and cast by the famous August Bischoff foundry in Dusseldorf, Germany, which also cast bronzes by important artists such as Arno Breker, this unique bronze scu...
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German Art Deco Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Bronze

Large Palm Tree Etched Brass Sculpture
Located in New York, NY
A large, etched brass on wood palm tree sculpture. With an octagonal shaped base. Original patina. 88" tall, 40" diameter at widest point.
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Italian Vintage 1940s Sculptures

Ceramic Roosters Statue by Guido Cacciapuoti, 1940s
Located in Bresso, Lombardy
Made from wood and ceramic in the 1940s. It also has a label with the signature.
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Italian Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Ceramic, Wood

Burmese Fish
Located in San Francisco, CA
In Asia, fish represents abundance, wealth, and prosperity. This Burmese fish is decorated with colorful glass eyes and scales, typical of Mandalay style lacquer carvings. Good luck ...
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Burmese Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Wood

1930s Vintage Solid Cast Iron Sachs Carbine Rifle Gun Molds Industrial Factory
Located in Washington, DC
Vintage industrial cast iron rifle molds, very heavy approximately 70 Lbs. Each, one is stamped, 133 Sacks Gun. Time worn patina to all surfaces. Measures: W: 32 x D: 2.5 x H: 5 in....
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American Industrial Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Iron

Horse Sculpture
Located in Chicago, IL
Horse sculpture, signed Jo Mead.
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American Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Sculptures

Materials

Plaster

Rare Arno Malinowski Child Soldier in Terracotta, 1944
Located in Copenhagen, Denmark
Rare Arno Malinowski child soldier in terracotta. In perfect condition. Measures: 12.5 cm. x 5.5 cm. Stamped "Jul (Christmas) 1944" and monogrammed.
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Danish Scandinavian Modern Vintage 1940s Sculptures

"Zephyrus and Flora," Rare and Striking Art Deco Sculpture by Williams
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Brilliantly conceived as two nude figures rising out of a bed of cumulus clouds, this sculpture depicts Zephyrus and Flora, Greek gods and lovers. The warm westerly wind of Zephyrus ...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Porcelain

Tivoli Guardsman Drummer
Located in Courbevoie, FR
Guard Drum Kay Bojesen. Kay Bojesen whose small shop is installed near the royal residence sees passing every day the Royal Guard. In 1940, after the entry into little Denmark, Bojes...
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Danish Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Wood

Royal Guardsman with Rifle Designed by Kay Bojesen
Located in Courbevoie, FR
Royal Guard rifle, Danish Royal guard with gun. Kay Bojesen. Kay Bojesen whose small shop is installed near the royal residence, sees passing every day the Royal Guard. In 1940, a...
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Danish Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Wood

Royal Guardsman Designed by Kay Bojesen
Located in Courbevoie, FR
Guard Royal flagship, Danish Royal Guard with flag Kay Bojesen. Kay Bojesen whose small shop is installed near the royal residence, sees passing everyday the Royal Guard. In 1940, a...
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Danish Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Wood

Stylized Art Deco Statue
Located in St.Petersburg, FL
An unusual, stylized Art Deco statue of Aphrodite, goddess of love. Polished pewter on a marble base. Approximate 13.5" H.
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American Art Deco Vintage 1940s Sculptures

Cast Concrete Trylon and Perisphere
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Fantastic, Folk-Art, cast-concrete replicas of the 1939-1940 New York World's Fair's Trylon and Perisphere. An inspired, of-the-period homage to these iconic forms; the towering, mod...
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American Modern Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Concrete

American Art Deco Chrome and Bakelite Nude Figural Jewelry Store Display Stand
Located in Port Hope, ON
This distinctive and rare piece features a silhouetted female nude holding aloft a black bakelite tray. She stands on one leg and launches herself from a stepped chrome base that res...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Chrome

American Art Deco Clear Lucite Standing Female Nude Silhouette on Stepped Plinth
Located in Port Hope, ON
This delightful American Art Deco clear Lucite full length female nude figure with flowing 1940s style hair stands on a stepped, circular and five-tier base. She was probably origina...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Lucite

Gio Colucci Bronze, White Head, circa 1940
Located in Paris, FR
Bronze with a brown patina embellished with white, monogrammed and signed, JDV stamp, foundry TEP stamp, original posthumous cast 1/8. Realized from the original wood, with the art...
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French Modern Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Bronze

Original French Wood and Chrome Model Plane Art Deco, Period 1930s
Located in Oakland, CA
Very original wooden and chrome model of a four engined plane, it's a good looking piece with lots of nice details. Fuselage and engines are carved from solid Walnut with chrome prop...
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French Art Deco Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Metal

Collection of 20 Mounted Deer Antler / Horns
Located in New York, NY
A collection of 20 European deer antler / horns mounted on wood plaques from France and the Black Forest. Each rustic piece is slightly different while expressing the beauty, purity ...
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French Black Forest Vintage 1940s Sculptures

Vase-Sculpture in Blue Glazed Earthenware by Angelo Ungania, circa 1940
Located in Paris, FR
Large vase-sculpture in blue glazed earthenware by Angelo Ungania (1905-1996). Unique piece. Signed. Angelo Ungania studied at the Royal School of Ceramics of his city. In the ea...
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Italian Vintage 1940s Sculptures

Materials

Enamel

"Gray Swan," Iconic Art Deco Sculpture by Waylande Gregory
Located in Philadelphia, PA
One of Waylande Gregory's most dynamic and winning sculptures, this example glazed in a velvety grey flannel color, the swan is shown from two sides, with its lovely taupe wings on f...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Porcelain

Emerson Woelffer Bonze Sculpture, Abstract Face, Signed, Dated, Numbered
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Nice modern abstract Face, by the well known artist, Emerson Woelffer. Signed, numbered 1/4 and dated 1947.
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American Modern Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Bronze

Hans Kongslev for Tinos Bronze, Tinderbox by H.Ch. Andersen, Patinated Bronze
Located in Copenhagen, Denmark
Hans Kongslev for Tinos bronze, Tinderbox by Hans Christian Andersen, patinated bronze. Denmark, 1940s. Stamped Hans Kongslev, Tinos bronze. Measures: Height 23 cm. In pe...
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Danish Vintage 1940s Sculptures

Smashing Pair of Carved Giltwood Chinese Style Dolphin Statues
Located in Hopewell, NJ
Very glamorous Palm Beachy pair of Chinese style dolphins in carved and gilded wood.
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American Hollywood Regency Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Giltwood

Giltwood Lady Sculpture Mid-Century Modern
Located in Nashville, TN
Probably French or Italian on marble base. Very stylized features suggestive of post World War II. Water gilt with red bole bleeding throughout. Minor wear, chipping, repair to a...
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French Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Sculptures

Modernist Wooden Sculpture of a Woman, Attributed to Albert Wein
Located in New York, NY
Sculpture of a standing female figure, attributed to American sculptor Albert Wein (b.1915 - d.1991), in natural wood grain. The figure stands in a languid positi, with her foot atop...
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American Art Deco Vintage 1940s Sculptures

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Wood

Decorative Fruit Vase
Located in Chicago, IL
Conceptual Fruit vase with milky.
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Italian Mid-Century Modern Vintage 1940s Sculptures

Materials

Ceramic

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