Antique Statuary

The three-dimensional artistry of antique sculpture has been expressed from monumental scale down to tiny miniature figurines. We have collected a grouping of select antique statues and antique figurines from a variety of sources in Europe rendered in a wide variety of media for your pleasure. Perfect for providing just the right accent, or perhaps even becoming the focal point of a vignette, antique statues and antique figurines each tell a particular story and are an excellent source of pride for collectors across the globe!  Inessa Stewart’s Antiques Wholesale Antique Furniture Stores!  OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!

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Pair Art Nouveau Antique French Statues of Cupid on...

Pair Art Nouveau Antique French Statues of Cupid on Marble Bases depict the mischievous Angel of Love in two poses ~ one with a shield and bow, the former of which is to protect him from his own arrows.  The other statue illustrates him in more of a Fairy depiction with insect wings, instead of the traditional bird's wings, and he's holding only his...
$990   $1,980
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19th Century Hand-Painted Terra Cotta Statue of Madonna

19th Century Hand-Painted Terra Cotta Statue of Madonna features beautiful sculpting, elegant proportions, and its original hand-painted finish, perfect for your devotional area. Circa 1880s Measures 33H x 11W x 9D
$1,788   $2,980
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19th Century Hand-Painted Polychrome Madonna

19th Century Hand-Painted Polychrome Madonna is a wonderful study of the Virgin Mary, with exquisite carved detail and painted finish wonderfully preserved by the polychrome method that was first developed in ancient Greece. Circa 1870s Measures 20H x 5W x 5D
$142   $178
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19th Century Hand-Painted Polychrome Madonna & Child

19th Century Hand-Painted Polychrome Madonna & Child is a wonderful study of the Virgin Mary holding the infant Jesus, with exquisite carved detail and painted finish wonderfully preserved by the polychrome method that was first developed in ancient Greece. Circa 1870s Measures 19H x 7W x 6D
$158   $198
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Antique Spelter Statue of Fisherman

Antique Spelter Statue of Fisherman features a patinaed bronze finish and remarkably lifelike detail! Circa 1900 to 1910 Measures 17H x 8W x 5D

19th Century French Bronze Statue of Young Henri IV

This 19th Century French Renaissance Bronze Statue of a Young Henri IV is after Baron F. J. Bosio (French, 1768-1845) indicates a representation of the 16th time period.  It is an excellent work that clearly displays the talents of the sculptor, handsomely displaying a young man who was on his way to becoming a renowned swordsman and King.  Set on a...
$2,450   $4,900
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19th Century Country French Spelter Statue of Horse &...

This charming 19th Century Country French Spelter Statue of Horse & Rider has been given a patinaed bronze finish, and depicts a country lad with his faithful steed. Circa 1880s Measures 10H x 9.5W x 5D 
$359   $798
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19th Century Bronze Statue

19th Century Bronze Statue depicts a beautiful maiden in luxurious clothing during a pensive pause from her playing the lyre.  The sculptor has laid a "canvas" of lush foliage around her figure, and given her a bronze d'ore finish to contrast with the patinaed bronze of the rest of the work. Circa 1890s Measures 4.5H x 10W x 5.5D
$1,272   $1,590
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19th Century French Spelter Statue

19th Century French Spelter Statue depicts a grape harvester in a classical pose.  Spelter has been given a patinaed bronze finish, and is set upon an intregal base with crest and grape cluster motifs. Circa 1890s Measures 21H x 6 in diameter
$798   $998
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Antique French Hand Sculpted Terracotta Bust

Antique French Hand Sculpted Terracotta Bust depicts a fair maiden luxuriously dressed with an expression of wonder.  A classic Beaux Artes pose! Stamped with original seal of the arist. Circa 1890s.  Measures 16.5H x 9.5W x 7D
$439   $798
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PAIR 19th Century Petite Statues - Bookends

This PAIR of 19th Century Petite Statues will make perfect Antique Bookends as well!  Cast in spelter and given a patinaed bronze finish, then set on polished wooden bases, each depicts a courtier and fair maiden in romantic poses dressed in fine raiment ~ the epitome of Beaux Artes magnificence!Circa 1890sEach measures  6H x 5.5W x 3.5D
$798   $998
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Antique Italian Hand Carved Wood Venetian Carnaval...

Antique Italian Hand Carved Wood Venetian Carnaval Clown Statue signed ~ Woussente~. Measures 18H x 8W x 5D Circa 1890
$322   $495
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Hand Carved and Painted Wood Saint Statue

Depicting a nun from a convent, this Hand Carved from solid wood and Painted Statue still shows vestiges of its original painted finish.  Depicted holding a bible, the nun's garments are of particular interest to students of sculpture. Measures 24.5H x 12W x 6D Circa 1840s
$990   $1,980
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PAIR 19th Century Romantic Spelter Statues by Moreau

PAIR 19th Century Romantic Spelter Statues by Auguste Moreau were modeled after the orginal by Auguste Moreau, considered one of the three pre-eminent sculptors of the Belle Epoque in late 19th Century France.  Depicting a young lad and maiden attempting to protect a young bird from the attentions of a cat, it is a charming exhibition of the famed...
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19th Century Carved Jade Statue

19th Century Carved Jade Statue is a definitive Japanese work depicting a Geisha rendered artistically from the exquisitely beautiful natural gemstone that is one of the hardest to carve in nature. Circa 1880s Measures 16H x 6W x 4D

19th Century Country French Bronze Statue of Man and...

This splendid 19th Century Bronze Statue of a Man & his Horse features a dapper young country gentleman pausing for the view or perhaps contemplation, while his faithful steed anxiously awaits his remount for a dash through the forest.  The bronze has achieved a beautiful patina over the past century, and is mounted on a piece of unpolished marble for...

Pedestal, 19th Century French Louis XVI Giltwood with...

19th Century French Louis XVI Marble Top Pedestal is the perfect choice to display your cherished statuary, vase, or objet d'art!  Gracefully scrolled and exquisitely carved legs reinforced with a caned shelf below support the similarly carved apron and marble top, all highlighted with their original patinaed gold-painted finish. Circa 1890s...

Pair of 19th Century Mythical Carved Walnut Sculptures...

Pair of 19th Century Mythical Carved Walnut Sculptures for Bookends or Decoration depict a duo of chimera, half angel from the torso above and half dragon from the torso to the tip of the tail.  Such magical creatures were believed real by ancient Pagan civilizations, and were frequently used by the Catholic Church during the middle ages to attract the...

17th Century Carved Wood Statue of Young Gentleman

17th Century Carved Wood Statue of Young Gentleman was sculpted during the Baroque period from a solid block of fruitwood by a talented Italian artist.  Considering the passage of nearly 350 years, combined with the regularity of floods throughout Italy’s history, this statue is surely among the rare works of Italian art and antiquity! Italy, circa late...

19th Century Hand Painted and Carved Wood Life Size...

19th Century Solid Wood Hand Painted and Carved Life Size Statue of St. Joseph & Baby Jesus represents an incredible work of art from both the sculptor's perspective, as well as that of the artist!  The expressions and poses of Jesus and Joseph are so incredibly lifelike, they are made even more so by the artist's talented application of subtle hues...

Pair 19th Century Hand-Carved & Painted Blackamoors

Pair 19th Century Hand-Carved & Painted Blackamoors feature candleholders, making them ideal for illuminating an entryway or a passageway.  Hand-carved in a male and female figure, each features its original painted finish which has achieved a lovely patina over the past century, and stand on baroque-inspired pediments, all carved and painted to...

Art Deco Bronze & Jasper Bird Statue

Art Deco Bronze & Jasper Bird Statue features terns gliding gracefully over the waves, supported by intricately veined jasper which is jewel-like in its appearance! Circa 1930s Measures 19H x 22W x 5.5D

Antique French Bronze Bird Statue

Antique French Bronze Bird Statue features intricate detailing and a patinaed finish with a highly detailed round wooden base. Circa early to mid-1900s Measures 10H x 11W x 6D

18th Century Carved Wood Statue of Saint Anthony

18th Century Carved Wood Statue of Saint Anthony has been carved with the figure holding a plaque with the name of Jesus inscribed into it.  The classical pose, weathered finish, and medium size make this an especially appealing sculpture. Saint Anthony of Padua (1195-1231) is the patron saint of lost items, the poor, and travelers.  The gospel call to...

Pair 19th Century Black Forest Game Carvings

Sculpted from solid blocks of fruitwood, this Pair 19th Century Black Forest Game Carvings exhibit remarkable detail in the plumeage of the doves, the ribbon, and oak leaves surrounding the work.Circa 1860sEach measures 20H x 7.5W 

Pair 19th Century Carved Wood Polychrome Cherub Statues

Pair 19th Century Carved Wood Polychrome Cherub Statues feature amazingly lifelike renderings of young angels, and was designed to adorn the exterior of an opulent home in northern France.  The details in their facial features, bodies and draped clothing which is highlighted in gold is truly amazing! Circa 1850s Each measures 47H x 11W x 10D

19th Century French Angel Spelter Statue, "La Fortune"...

19th Century French Angel Spelter Statue ~ entitled "La Fortune" by Henryk Kossovski the elder (1815-1878), lives on in this handsome edition produced during the Belle Epoque in spelter, then given a patinaed bronze finish as well as a mounting upon a faux-marble painted wooden base.  Fortune in this sense refers more to the blessings of life rather than...

19th Century French Louis XVI Painted & Gilded Pedestal

19th Century French Louis XVI Painted & Gilded Pedestal makes the perfect platform for your favorite statue, vase or objet d'art! Glamorous Louis XVI style antique painted French pedestal with graceful lines and gold-highlighted hand carved garlands of roses, with beautifully crafted acanthus leaf detailing. Painted finish has achieved a lovely patina...

Antique Barley Twist Pedestal ~ Lamp Table

Antique Barley Twist Pedestal ~ Lamp Table features a carved base, carved pediment, barley twist column, and carved edge ~ all hand-crafted from solid oak! Circa early 1900s Measures 31.5H x 13.5 in diameter.

19th Century French Bronze Statue of the Goddess Diana

19th Century French Bronze Statue of the Goddess Diana is a romantic depiction of the deity, accompanied by her faithful hound, and draped in the robed attire common to ancient Greek and Roman customs.  Diana was the goddess of the hunt, the moon, and nature in Roman mythology, associated with wild animals and woodland, and having the power to talk to and...

Pair 19th Century Medici Gilded Spelter Vases on...

Pair 19th Century Medici Gilded Spelter Vases on Marble Bases are perfect for adding an Old World glitz to your decor. Circa 1890s Each measures 18H x 9W x 7D

19th Century Bronze Statue of Warrior

19th Century Bronze Statue of Warrior displays intricate detail in the facial expression, hair, armor and sword of this resting knight.  The bronze has been given a subtle two-toned finish to enhance the detail even more.  Ideal for the masculine decor. Shown with complementary riser sold separately, viewable in the Related Items below left. Circa...

19th Century Hand-Painted Porcelain Soldier Figurine

19th Century Hand-Painted Porcelain Soldier Figurine Circa 1890s Measures 8H x 2.5W x 2.5D