Americana Auction, Victorian, Lighting, ArtPlainfield , NH, US
William Smith AuctionsAug 06
bust of an Egyptian female figure dark bronze patina attached to a Dore bronze plinth 9.5”H
Important Fine Art & Asian AntiquesSarasota, FL, US
Helmuth Stone Gallery4 days Left
Antique Carved Wood/ Hand Painted Egyptian Bust. Provenance: Deceased Estate of Dr. John Schaeffer (Orlando Florida). Height: 20 in. Width: 14 in. Depth: 6 in.
New York City Estate Auction, August 22New York, NY, US
Auctions at ShowplaceAug 22
Grand Tour style bust of Caesar Augustus (Roman, 63 BCE – 14 CE), modeled after the Augustus of Prima Porta, the breastplate with relief details of the Carmen Saeculare (Song of the Ages) by Horace
LX: July Fine ArtNew York, NY, US
Capsule Auctions1 day Left
Lot 44Unknown Artist (XX/XXI)Lincoln Bust bronze with artist applied brown patina on granite plinthincised ”RG” on the back, numbered 10/65height with base: 17 inchesProvenance:From a
Bronze-Patinated Plaster Bust of Queen Alexandra , after the model by Mary Thornycroft, "WT Copeland/Pub June 1, 1963" on truncation, "Art Union of London. Mary Thornycroft Sc 1863" on self-base, h. 1
Twelve French Painted Porcelain Busts of Women , largest h. 8 in., w. 4 1/2 in., d. 3 in
French 2 piece porcelain bust on stand, a bust of an innocent young woman of means atop an an ornate Carl Thieme Dresden marked pedestal., 17 in. T, 6 in. Dia.
A cast bronze bust of a young woman, marked "Made in Indochina". 11in tall x 10-1/2in wide x 7-1/2in deep. Provenance: From the Ivo Ispani Estate Collection.
August Estate AuctionHillsborough, NC, US
Leland Little AuctionsAug 05
Bronze Bust of a Roman Statesman20th century, unsigned, no foundry mark, hollow-cast with applied patina and raised on a conforming base. 14-3/4 in. From the Collection of the late James and Nelson Te
Fine and Country DiscoveryYork, PA, US
Keystone Auction LLC2 days Left
This carving of the bust of a horse measures approx. 8" H x 9.5" W and is carved from a single piece of exotic wood applied to a base. It is well-executed.
The Estate of Congressman Lester L. WolffGlen Cove, NY, US
Roland NYAug 07
Monumental antique Southeast Asia outdoor bronze Buddhist bust, on cement base. [42" H x 18" Diam]. In good condition.
Palm Beach Antique to Modern Estate AuctionLantana, FL, US
Neely AuctionSep 12
Hector Lemaine for Henri Ardant & Cie, circa 1880's. Artist signed French Parian bisque bust of a young woman. Excellent condition. Measures 8.5" x 7" x 14".
Holland Mold White Ceramic Polynesian Boy & Girl Busts. Size: 7h x 5w
 White Ceramic Busts of Young Boy & Young Girl. Size: 7h x 5w
Victorian porcelain bust of Victorian girl with bonnet, signed Germany Royal Rudolstadt, 17 in. T, 13 in. W.
The Summer Sale - Session IEast Dennis, MA, US
AUSTRIAN PORCELAIN BUST OF DIANA19th CenturyBeehive mark on underside.Height 17".
A white marble bust of Rinaldo Della Luna, after the original by Mino da Fiesole in Florence in 1461. Titled on base and with gilt adornment. 15in tall x 16in wide x 6in deep. Provenance: From the Ivo
Mid-Summer Discovery AuctionPasadena, CA, US
Treasureseeker Auctions LLC4 days Left
Having the RSTK red mark, also signed "Stellmacher" and marked "20" and "1182", a few minor chips, 17" x 14"
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