Renaissance painters and sculptors of renown worked in ateliers with students, apprentices, and trained artists at hand. These studio-workers are the source of many paintings and sculptures referred to at auction or in literature as: ‘from the workshop of’ or ‘in the style of’ or ‘from the circle of’.
The walls of these workshops were filled with plaster casts of classic sculpture. Casts of busts, hands, feet, legs, arms, torsos. Articulated wood models of the human form and of horses were in demand for everyday use.
In our time antique art models have always been in demand by cognoscenti for their esoteric presence. Sculpted in wood, elaborately jointed and movable. Highly expressive, they love to convey a message! In style and classic taste…
3.5" x 14.5" x 13.5"
"The Sailboat" A handmade work of art. Dream of the days spent with the breeze and sounds of water against the wooden hull. Wood and canvas in great detail.
AM115 Marble Vase We are offering the ethereal beauty of hand blown glass vases filled with delicate objects. Porcelain carpet balls that were used in Victorian times to play indoor...
AR016 Obelisk Small, Honey Iconic designer’s classic, wooden obelisks fit everywhere. M. 2.4 x 2.4 x 11.8''