Cast Concrete "Winter" Season Garden Statue
Item #: G4999
Description: Cast concrete garden statue of a cherubic child robed to protect against the winter cold.
Materials: Cast concrete.
Dimensions: Height: 27-3/4".
Locality and Period: American. c. 20th century.
Comments: Large, heavy statuary suitable for outdoor garden display or indoors.
Antique Ansonia Cast Metal "Pandora" Clock Topper Statue
Item #: G4909
Description: Cast metal clock topper statue of Greek Goddess Pandora seated on a settee with a bear skin draped over the arm. On her lap she is holding the mythical "Pandora's Box".
Materials: Cast spelter.
Dimensions: Height: 8-1/2". Width: 7-1/4". Depth: 4".
Locality and Period: Ansonia Clock Company, New York. c.1900-10.
Comments: Pandora was the first mortal woman in Greek mythology, a sort of an Ancient Greek Eve. Following the instructions of Zeus – who wanted to punish Prometheus for stealing the fire from the gods and giving it to the humans – she was molded by Hephaestus and endowed with gifts by all the other Olympian gods.
Vintage Cast Concrete Jesus "Sacred Heart" Garden Statue
Item #: G4959
Description: Cast concrete statue of Jesus "Sacred Heart" pose.
Materials: Cast concrete.
Dimensions: Height: 29".
Locality and Period: American. c. Mid-20th Century.
Comments: Nice larger 29" tall statue for the garden or displayed indoors.
Large Art Deco "Isis" Sculpture by "C.J.R. Colinet"
Produced by Austin Products Inc.
Item #: G4950
Description: Large bronze finished composite sculpture depicting the goddess "Isis" by Art Deco sculptor Claire Jeanne Roberte Colinet (1880-1950) Statue produced by Austin Products Inc., New York.
Materials: Bronzed finished composite.
Dimensions: Height: 15". Width: 21-1/2". Depth: 8-1/4".
Locality and Period: New York. c.1983.
Comments: Claire Jeanne Roberte Colinet (1880–1950) was a French sculptor of Belgian birth who worked during the early-to-mid 20th century. The subject matter of her best known work was primarily Arab female dancers. The majority of her career output in sculpture can be classified as being of the Art Deco style.
"Lionne Rugissante" (roaring lion) signed Bronze by
Thomas Francois Cartier (French 1879-1943)
Item #: G4800
Description: Cast bronze sculpture of a roaring lion signed "T. Cartier".
Dimensions: Height: 14". Width: 20". Depth: 7".
Locality and Period: French. c.1900-10.
Comments: Impressive, finely cast bronze with rich patina. Original sculpted by famed "Anamalier" Thomas Francois Cartier.
Pair Art Nouveau Garniture Statues
Item #: G4207
Description: Pair large patinized spelter statues of two robed maidens, one holding a flute and ewer, the other with a broken twig and having an insect on her hand.
Materials: Patinized spelter.
Dimensions: Height: 22".
Locality and Period: Unknown foundry. c.1890.
Comments: Lovely pair of statues. Partial missing finger and insect wing on one statue.