P.R. (Pleasant Ray) McIntosh (b. 1897---d, 1985) geometric abstract painting on canvas, signed & dated '49, lower left. Entitled "Metropolitan Abstraction," verso. Custom gallery framed. Well listed in: Who Was Who in American Art, Davenports, Ask Art, etc. Director of Peoria Art Institute, Art School of Bradley University & headed Art Department of American University, Biarritz, France. Dimensions, framed: 41" W x 30" H.
Set of 4 antique garden statues depicting the Four Seasons. Nineteenth century. The Four Seasons is an ancient decorative motif. Each season is represented as an allegorical figure bearing traditional iconographic symbols: bouquets of flowers for spring; sheaves of wheat for summer; clusters of grapes for autumn; and bundles of firewood for winter. The Romans typically represented the seasons as voluptuous goddesses known as the Horae. Each graceful figure measures 48-49 inches high and weighs 175 to 200 lbs. Finely detailed and finished casting, probably from a New York foundry. Found in Newport, RI, in 1960. OLD SAYBROOK ANTIQUES CENTER and can be seen in-person by visiting 756 MIDDLESEX AVE OLD SAYBROOK, CT 06475. For hours of operation visit: http://www.OldSaybrookAntiquesCenter.com
Large antique cast iron pair of garden urns. Designed with renaissance style rampant lions. Excellent casting and condition. Each urn weighs around 250-300 pounds and measures 49 inches high, 32 inches across with 24 inch openings. Purchased in a Newport, RI, antique shop in 1960. This item is on display in our gallery at BRANFORD ANTIQUES & HOME DESIGN 824 EAST MAIN ST.BRANFORD, CT O6405 open 7 days. Formerly Clocktower Antiques. For hours of operation and directions go to www.BranfordAntiques.com
Vintage Tiki bar and pair of stools, circa 1970. The bar features a clover leaf shaped top ending in 3 tapered legs; the stools feature mortised-in stainless steel footrests; all 3 pieces are inset with rosewood and ebony butterflies. This is a truly one-of-a-kind set, all hand made from single blocks of wood that were smoothly tapered and set with wooden pin construction. The stools are actually quite comfortable and strong. The table measures 35.25 at its widest on the top and 42 inches high. The two stools are 15.25 inches across and 30 inches high. This item is on display in our gallery at Old Saybrook Antiques Center and can be seen in-person by visiting 756 Middlesex Tpke Old Saybrook, CT 06475. For hours of operation visit: http://www.OldSaybrookAntiquesCenter.com
Vintage painted metal dental cabinet c1930. Wonderful condition including its original timeworn cream colored paint and glass shelves with their unique rolled front edges. Two top doors over two drawers over two bottom doors. Measures 64 inches high, 15 inches deep and 29.75 inches wide. Great vintage industrial vibe in a perfect versatile size. The light works and we have the original key.