Icarus, an Art Deco Sculpture of a Winged Male Nude Attributed to Schmidt Hofer
Icarus. Art Deco metal sculpture of an athletic man with stylized wings. Attributed to Otto Schmidt Hofer. Condition: Good original condition. Date: circa 1930. Material and Metal: Dark green patina. Marble base. Origin: German. Size: H. 14.2 inch x L. 7.9 inch. x W. 5.9 inch. H. 36 cm x L. 20 cm. x W. 15 cm.
Wilkinson House interiors
Muncie's Wilkinson House, featured in Indiana Landmarks' book 99 Historic Homes of Indiana, is currently experiencing foreclosure and an upcoming sheriff's sale, but we're looking back at grander times in the house's history. These photographs were taken in 1936 for the architect Leslie Ayres shortly after the house was built and decorated. As you can see, little expense was spared in creating a fashionable home for its inhabitants, Theodore and Edna Wilkinson and their daughter, Helen. From…
Amazing quality Art Deco Walnut curved buffet or storage unit
Wonderful lines, curvy walnut with spectacular grain and wonderful doors! Super, super restoration in French polish technique. All original handles, interior shelves, lots of room. This would make a great storage unit for all of your home movie equipment, dishes, barware or whatever? Ready to last someone a lifetime of enjoyment. Who is going to be ready for this............? Measurements: 55.5" W x 36" T x 24" D (41" t with the back piece)
Art Deco Architecture
Dancing Figures, Paramount Theatre, Oakland, California Historical American Buildings Survey, Library of Congress The interior is awash in amazing Deco details. Many pictures coming up. From LoC:...
Strongman Pen Holder Sculpture
They say, the pen is mightier than the sword and your pen will never look mightier than when in the grasp of this strongman. You will love this functional sculpture of the human form in motion as he lifts your pen above the fray of paperwork and letters. A finely detailed replica of an Art Deco original, this sculpture is two pounds of solid pewter handcrafted in Brescia, Italy. Makes a great executive gift for a home, office or library.