Venus or Aphrodite of Capua Bronze Statue

Venus or Aphrodite of Capua Bronze Statue

Bronze Statue of Venus or Aphrodite of Capua signed Pietro Masulli. A very fine patinated statue after its prototype the Antique statue of  “Venus or Aphrodite of Capua” by master sculptor Pietro Masulli who worked in Naples, during the Grand Tour 19th century Period. The goddess Venus or Aphrodite is represented semi-naked. Raised arms indicate that they probably held a shield, perhaps of Mars, used by the goddess to  mirror herself. Bronze – Lost-wax casting technique 49.5 cm high  …

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Marché aux Puces Genève

Marché aux Puces Genève

Marché aux Puces Genève Genève, Brocante, Antiquites, Achat, Vente, Marché aux Puces ACHAT VENTE ANTIQUITES BROCANTE GENEVE                     ENVIE DE VENDRE UNE ANTIQUITÉ UN OBJET D’ART ? NOUS ACHETONS TOUTES ANTIQUITÉS BROCANTE. Les MERCREDIS et SAMEDIS Au Marché aux puces de Plainpalais Genève ou à la Galerie du Petit Palais Du Lundi au Vendredi de 10h à 18h et le Samedi de 9h à 15h rue de l’Ecole-de-Medecine 1 1205 Genève  Estimations, partages, débarras, appartements, greniers,…

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Africa and America Statuette cherubs and a turtle

Africa and America Statuette cherubs and a turtle

Africa and America Gilded Bronze Statuette cherubs and a turtle 18th or 19th-century Gilded Bronze possibly French width 33 cm hight 31 cm depth 13 cm Africa and America two (putti) cherubs, American Indian Iroquois sitting on a turtle, in reference to the Great Turtle that carries the Earth in Iroquois mythology.

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A pair of carved and gilded wood twin light wall appliques

A pair of  carved and gilded wood twin light wall appliques

A pair of  carved and gilded wood twin light wall appliques, ribbons and flowers, with bronze medallions representing putti playing, first half 20th century, some minor damages, rubbings. Adapted for electricity, 85 cm High 50 cm wide

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An Egyptian Nefertem Bronze Statuette

An Egyptian Nefertem Bronze Statuette

Nefertem Bronze Statuette An Egyptian Bronze Figure Of Nefertum, Late Period, Dynasty XXVI-XXX, Circa 664-332 B.C. This rare Bronze amulet represents the god Nefertem, son of Sakhmet and member of the Memphis Triad. Nefertem ; possibly “beautiful one who closes” or “one who does not close”; also spelled Nefertum or Nefer-temu) was, in Egyptian mythology, originally a lotus flower at the creation of the world, who had arisen from the primal waters. Nefertem represented both the first sunlight and the delightful…

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A Roman Bronze Oil Lamp Head of a Nubian

A Roman Bronze Oil Lamp Head of a Nubian

A Bronze Oil Lamp, Possibly Roman Or Workshop Of Severo Da Ravenna, Padua, 16Th Century 15,5 cm high Petit Palais   Severo Calzetta da Ravenna From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Severo (Calzetta) da Ravenna or Severo di Domenico Calzetta (active ca 1496 – ca 1543) was an Italian sculptor of the High Renaissance and Mannerism, who worked in Padua, where he is likely to have finished his training, in Ferrara and in Ravenna, where he…

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