Category Archives: Bric a Brac

Unusual Objects … Objects of Curiosity

Early 20C George Washington Portrait Bicentennial Litho

Early 20C George Washington Portrait Bicentennial Litho. PRESENTING A HIGHLY DESIRABLE piece of America History and American Art. This is a large colored lithograph of George Washington, made in 1931 for the Bicentennial Commemoration of Washington’s Birth in 1732. The Bicentennial was held in 1932. This framed litho was bought and displayed in a small…

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Large Chinese Ceramic of Monk with Children and Cherry Blossom Tree

Large Chinese Ceramic of Monk with Children and Cherry Blossom Tree. PRESENTING A LOVELY Large Chinese Ceramic of Monk with Children and Cherry Blossom Tree. This porcelain Statue has been hand-painted and hand-gilded. It depicts a Chinese Monk and 3 Children playing around a Cherry Blossom Tree, in period costume..     We would be…

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Chinese Ceramic of Boy & Girl

Chinese Ceramic of Boy & Girl. PRESENTING A LOVELY Chinese Ceramic of Boy & Girl. This porcelain Statue is hand-painted and hand-gilded. It depicts a Chinese boy and girl in period dress.     The figures are in a standing pose. The boy is extending a scroll with chinese lettering and the girl is holding…

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Chinese Ceramic Goddess Maa Durga

Chinese Ceramic Goddess Maa Durga. RESENTING A LOVELY Chinese Ceramic Goddess Maa Durga. This porcelain Statue is hand-painted and hand-gilded. It depicts the Buddhist Goddess of ‘Maa Durga’.       The figure is in a seated pose, with hands 2 sets of hands crossed in meditation and prayer. She would have had 24 hands…

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Chinese Ceramic Child

Chinese Ceramic Child. PRESENTING A LOVELY Chinese Ceramic Child. This porcelain Statue is hand-painted and hand-gilded. It depicts a Chinese child in period dress.   The figure is in a standing pose, with hands held together in the form of making a prayer or offering. The child is wearing a flowing robe, with sashes and…

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Chinese Ceramic of Lady with Flowers & Fan

Chinese Ceramic of Lady with Flowers & Fan. PRESENTING A LOVELY Chinese Ceramic of Lady with Flowers & Fan. This porcelain Statue has been hand-painted and hand-gilded. It depicts a Lady/Chinese Courtesan reclining on a seat, in period costume, holding a fan and surrounded by flowers..   The figure is in a seated pose, with…

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Pair of Chinese Ceramic Guan Yin

Pair of Chinese Ceramic Guan Yin. PRESENTING A LOVELY Pair of Chinese Ceramic Guan Yin. These porcelain Statues are hand-painted and hand-gilded. It depicts the Buddhist Goddess of ‘GUAN YIN’.     The figures are in a seated pose, with hands crossed holding a sacred urn or offering. One figure (the one on the right)…

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Chinese Ceramic Guan Yin with gold overlay

Chinese Ceramic Guan Yin with gold overlay. PRESENTING A LOVELY Chinese Ceramic Guan Yin with gold overlay. This porcelain Statue is hand-painted and hand-gilded. It depicts the Buddhist Goddess of ‘GUAN YIN’.   The figure is in a seated pose, with hands crossed holding a sacred urn or offering. She is wearing a hat with…

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Pair of Mid Century Oil on Boards by Les Dykes of Pool Hall & Arcade

Pair of Mid Century Oil on Boards by Les Dykes of Pool Hall & Arcade. PRESENTING a  VERY RARE Pair of EXTREMELY LARGE Mid-Century Oil on Boards…..painted by British Artist, Les Dykes……….featuring a pool hall scene and an arcade scene from circa 1950. The paintings are in GOOD ORIGINAL CONDITION.   The First Painting is…

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19C British Plated Silver & Glass Bon Bon Dish

19C British Plated Silver & Glass Bon Bon Dish. PRESENTING a lovely 19th Century piece of British Plated Silver Handled Bon Bon Dish complete with original glass inserts. From circa 1890. Beautifully pieced gallery. Most likely made in Sheffield, England, maker unknown. In EXCELLENT ORIGINAL CONDITION !! Really pretty piece for any fine home !!!…

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