Antique hand colored etching of the Austrian Parliament Vienna c1870. The silver leaf frame measures 20 x 27.5 inches and the etching itself measures 12 x 20 inches. Very good condition, professionally framed. There is a old label on the reverse that states: Austrian Parliament, Vienna. Hand colored etching second half of the 19th century, # 838 Dorotheum Auction at the Kunstpalais, June 1987. If you wish to browse our entire available inventory please go to OneofaKindAntiques.com. We also offer a consultation service AntiquesConsultant.com, ... as well as an online price guide at TheBestAntiquesPriceGuide.com. Connecticut residents and buyers picking up in Connecticut please add the CT state sales tax. Buyers outside the USA are responsible for any taxes, tariffs or customs that might apply.
A beautiful matched pair of double sided open twist iron and gilt iron window grilles in frames, circa 1860-1870. Each frame measures 40" W wide by 54" high by 1.25" thick. The iron screens each measure 36" wide x 50" high x .75" thick. The bent iron rods are .25" thick. They are hand forged and have cotter pin ends. The windows are identical on each side, and could easily be used in an interior wall. They are superb quality and made by a master craftsman. The famous Victoria Mansion in Portland Maine, built in 1860 and furnished by Gustave Herter, has very similar architectural iron window elements.
RARE English brass walking stick cap with porcelain dog insert circa 1800. The porcelain insert depicts an amusing "gentleman hound" with hat, spectacles and a book in his paw. It is mounted to the cast brass cap and secured with a bronze lion headed fastener. The cap measures 2.75 inches across outside, is 1.5 inches high and has 1 and 7/8 inches cut-out for the walking stick pommel.