Tag Archives: nautical

Vintage Naturalist Collection of Bound Marine Botanicals

February 14, 2024

Enchanting book of marine botanicals lovingly collected, dried, pressed on paper and bound in a folio with abalone or mother of pearl covers. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques England Circa 1950 H: 7 W: 7 D: 2 … Continue reading

Antique Maritime Watercolor on Paper of the Yacht “Fox” on an Arctic Exploration

February 8, 2024

In 1845 British Officer Sir John Franklin and crew disappeared on an arctic exploration. Captain Francis Leopald McClintock was commissioned to explore that disappearance on the yacht “Fox” in 1857. Here is a watercolor rendering of that ship painted by … Continue reading

Vintage Sea Urchin Table Lamp

September 29, 2023

Modernist mid century sculptural sea urchin table lamp crafted with wood spines over a metal frame with a one bulb socket inside. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques US Circa 1970 H: 11 DM: 11 Ref: 6726

Cased Model of a Whaling Longboat

March 23, 2023

Impressive handmade whaling longboat model with canvas sails and a realistic painted wood hull complete with oars and harpoons. Presented in a custom mahogany and glass case with brass finials. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques US Circa … Continue reading

Marine Oil Painting on Canvas of a Sailing Ship

February 22, 2023

Striking oil painting on canvas of an American four mast sailing ship, in all its glory, in ocean waters with a stem ship in the horizon. Signed by noted marine artist Frederick L.Owen, titled “Brilliant” and presented in a wood … Continue reading

Chinese Carved Bone Lobster

August 5, 2022

Lobster sculpture or object of art crafted in carved bone with hinged antennae and flexible tail. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques China Contemporary H: 3 W: 18 D: 6 Ref: 1108

Chinese Carved Bone Crab

August 4, 2022

Remarkable crab sculpture crafted in carved bone with surprising accuracy and lots of moving parts. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques China Contemporary H: 5 W: 12 D: 6 Ref: 624

Large Vintage Row Boat or Dinghy Model

September 7, 2021

Impressive vintage row boat model hand crafted in mahogany with ambitious accuracy. Painted white with green trim and presented in a custom handcrafted stand. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques US Circa 1950 H: 17 W: 42 D: … Continue reading

Pair of Italian Modern Spike Table Lamps

October 11, 2019

Pair of dramatic table lamps crafted in terra cotta, glazed white, and having an elaborate composition resembling a sea urchin. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques Italy Circa 1990 H: 26.5 DM: 14 Ref: 4906

Set of Three Antique Chinese Pith Paintings of Fish, Priced Individually

March 21, 2019

Set of three rare framed and matted antique Chinese paintings of fish. Painted on pith paper with gouache in bold colors in a scholastic style. Having the expected ware and foxing. Priced individually. Be sure to follow us on Instagram … Continue reading

Chic Pair of Mother of Pearl Table Lamps

Chic pair of mid century table lamps with a rectangular form featuring alluring mother of pearl mosaic bodies presented on lucite bases. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques US Circa 1970 H: 28 W: 8 D: 5 Ref: … Continue reading

Set of Three Large Seashell Engravings, Priced Individually

June 13, 2018

Impressive set of three large vintage hand colored engravings depicting seashell specimens executed in the scholastic style of the early naturalists. Having plenty of decorative appeal, large scale, and black lacquered wood frames. Priced individually. Be sure to follow us on Instagram @fshenemaderantiques North … Continue reading

Vintage Impressionist Oil Painting of a Harbor Scene

July 24, 2017

In the tradition of 1930’s impressionist, here is a painting by H. A. Burnham of a harbor scene, displaying confident brushstrokes and a striking tropical palette. This oil painting captures the simple spirit of the day. Signed in the lower … Continue reading

Rare Folky Watercolor Drawings on Paper by L.J. Harboe, Priced Individually

May 18, 2017

Here are four rare and historically important watercolor drawings on paper of St. Croix. Painted in a topographical style by L.J.Harboe, effectively transporting us to a time and place where you can hear the tranquility. Each watercolor has a label … Continue reading