Author Archives: Nevan O Shaughnessy

19C Pair of Bronzed Spelter Sculptures After Auguste Moreau

PRESENTING a LOVELY 19C Pair of Bronzed Spelter Sculptures After Auguste Moreau. Made circa 1890 in Paris, France. Foundry Mark Stamp for Fabrication Francais, Paris, Made in France. Polychromed finish and each sits on a red marble plinth. Each Signed “Aug Moreau”….. After Auguste Moreau, the famous French bronze sculptor. Evidence of age and authenticity…

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11C Saraswati Buff Sandstone

11C Saraswati Buff Sandstone PRESENTING a STUNNING piece of Indian Antiquity from the 11th Century, namely, a Saraswati Buff Sandstone Carving. From Central India. This piece has impeccable Provenance ! It was purchased by a Private Dallas Collector at Sotheby’s New York Auction on 24th March 2004. Sale Number 7975, Lot No. 35. Sotheby’s operate…

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19C Bronze Dancing Shiva

PRESENTING a GORGEOUS 18C/19C Bronze Dancing Shiva. This piece we believe, is either 18th or 19th Century. It has evidence of it’s age from the oxidization evident to the inside of the base (see photos). From India this is an OUTSTANDING version of fairly well known subject matter, namely, a bronze of a dancing Shiva…

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12C Vishnu Dark Grey Sandstone Carving

12C Vishnu Dark Grey Sandstone Carving PRESENTING a STUNNING piece of Indian Antiquity from the 12th Century, namely, a Vishnu Dark Grey Sandstone Carving. From Central India. This piece has impeccable Provenance ! It was purchased by a Private Dallas Collector at Sotheby’s New York Auction on 24th March 2004. Sale Number 7975, Lot No.…

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10C Red Sandstone Relief of a Mithuna Couple

10C Red Sandstone Relief of a Mithuna Couple PRESENTING a STUNNING piece of Southeast Asian Antiquity, namely, a 10th Century Red Sandstone Relief of a Mithuna Couple . This piece has impeccable Provenance ! It was purchased by a Private Dallas Collector at Christie’s New York Auction on 23rd September 2004. Sale Number 1409, Lot No.…

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1C BC Group of 4 Terracotta Animals

1C BC Group of 4 Terracotta Animals PRESENTING a STUNNING piece of Southeast Asian Antiquity, namely, a Group of 4 Terracotta Animals from the First Century B.C to First Century A.D. These pieces has impeccable Provenance ! They were purchased by a Private Dallas Collector at Christie’s New York Auction on 16th September 2008. Sale Number…

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C J Anthony Doss The Temptation 1957

C J Anthony Doss The Temptation 1957 PRESENTING a GLORIOUS Contemporary piece of Art by a recognized Indian Master – C J Anthony Doss The Temptation 1957 . This piece has impeccable Provenance ! It was purchased by a Private Dallas Collector at Sotheby’s New York Auction on 20th September 2005. Sale No: 8111 Lot…

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11C Granite Bust of Shiva

11C Granite Bust of Shiva PRESENTING a STUNNING piece of Southeast Asian Antiquity, namely, an 11th Century Granite Bust of Shiva from South India, Chola Dynasty. This piece has impeccable Provenance ! It was purchased by a Private Dallas Collector at Christie’s New York Auction on 17th September 1999. Sale Number 9212, Lot No. 34. Christie’s…

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Maqbool Fida Husain Pen & Ink on Paper Untitled 1950

Maqbool Fida Husain Pen & Ink on Paper Untitled 1950 PRESENTING a GLORIOUS Contemporary piece of Art by probably the most recognized Indian Master – Maqbool Fida Husain Pen & Ink on Paper Untitled 1950 . This piece has impeccable Provenance ! It was purchased by a Private Dallas Collector at Sotheby’s New York Auction…

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Varmana Buff Sandstone Central India

PRESENTING a STUNNING piece of Southeast Asian Antiquity, namely,  Varmana Buff Sandstone from Central India. This piece has impeccable Provenance ! It was purchased by a Private Dallas Collector at Sotheby’s New York Auction on 24th March 2004. Sale Number 7975, Lot No. 23. Sotheby’s operate a twice yearly auction of Southeast Asian Art &…

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