Category Archives: Liza Calvert Hall – Obenchain/McMillan Collection

Private Collection of the Calvert Hall-Obenchain/McMillan Family

Early 20C Chinese Hunt Scene Floor Vase and Lidded Urns – VERY RARE & UNUSUAL

Early 20C Chinese Hunt Scene Floor Vase and Lidded Urns. PRESENTING a VERY UNUSUAL and RARE Chinese Pottery Set. Early 20th Century….circa 1920. These pieces are in the style of ‘Famile Rose’ from Canton, with gilded foo dogs and raised and painted enameling…..BUT…..they are unlike ANYTHING I have ever seen from China. The Floor Vase…

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19C Japanese Carved Frog and Waterlily Wooden Box

19C Japanese Carved Frog and Waterlily Wooden Box. PRESENTING a GLORIOUS piece of Japanese carving and treen from circa 1890. This is a lidded wooden box, on a stand, made of what appears to be camphor wood. A hardwood native to Japan. The carving is EXQUISITE on this piece………the box is carved on the lid…

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19C Hermes Parian Ware Bust

19C Hermes Parian Ware Bust. PRESENTING A LOVELY miniature Parian Ware Bust of Hermes from the late 19th Century….circa 1885. Probably British. Inscribed ‘Hermes’ on the front…..and made in the mold of earlier marble statues representing Hermes in Ancient Greece.   19C Hermes Parian Ware Bust. PROVENANCE: This piece is part of the Lida Calvert…

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Early 19C French Old Paris Porcelain Tea and Chocolate Set

Early 19C French Old Paris Porcelain Tea and Chocolate Set. PRESENTING a STUNNING and VERY RARE French Porcelain Tea and Chocolate Service from circa 1820. This Set or Service consists of a complete 11 place service of white and gold porcelain by Vieux Paris or more commonly known as Old Paris Porcelain. What TRULY ELEVATES…

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19C Italian Marble Figurine of Venus

19C Italian Marble Figurine of Venus. PRESENTING a beautiful 19th Century….Italian …… carved White Marble Statue of Venus. From circa 1880. This is a lovely table-top figurine, elegant neo-classicism ! Probably purchased on the ‘Grand Tour’. The statue is circa 12 inches tall and has gorgeous original patina to the marble. 19C Italian Marble Figurine of…

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19C Italian Marble Figurine of Venus de Milo

19C Italian Marble Figurine of Venus de Milo. PRESENTING a beautiful 19th Century….Italian …… carved White Marble Statue of Venus de Milo From circa 1880. This is a lovely table-top figurine, elegant neo-classicism ! Probably purchased on the ‘Grand Tour’. The statue is circa 12 inches tall and has gorgeous original patina to the marble.…

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19C French Gilt Bronze Chandelier with Porcelain Flowers

19C French Gilt Bronze Chandelier with Porcelain Flowers. We have PLEASURE to present you with some of the FINEST of La BELLE EPOQUE !! This is a late 19th Century FRENCH gilt bronze 6 Branch Chandelier draped and surrounded by porcelain flowers and vines and leaves. From circa 1885. This is part of the Lida Calvert…

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Pair of French Sevres Porcelain Napoleonic Vases – HUGELY IMPORTANT

Pair of French Sevres Porcelain Napoleonic Vases. PRESENTING an ABSOLUTELY AMAZING Pair of French Sevres Porcelain Napoleonic Vases from the Late 18th Century or Very Early 19th Century………..circa 1800. These 2 vases are in the shape of double handled, open or unlidded urns. They were made by the Sevres porcelain Factory in France circa 1800.…

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