Leslie Antiques: English Georgian Glass, Porcelain, Miniature Painting Leslie Antiques Ltd.
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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : English : Pre 1800 item #1421815 (stock #rg106)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$1,595.00
A beautiful example of this form, having a pointed round funnel bowl over a bladed collar over a 4 sided molded pedestal stem on a folded foot. Note that 4 sided stems are considerably less common than 6 sided examples.

Condition is excellent, with no flaws to mention. Great color and striations. The height is a goodly 7 1/4", with a bowl diameter of 3 1/4" and a foot diameter of 3 1/2".

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1421718 (stock #p1082)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$2,250.00
A beautiful and very unusual bell shaped Chelsea cup featuring an angular scroll handle with flattened thumb rest and loose sprays of flowers and sprigs, the interior also with a flower spray. The bottom has the red anchor mark and the number 21.

The condition of this charming piece is excellent, with no chips, staining, paint loss, or restoration. There is a short in the making under glaze firing line just above the terminal at the bottom of the handle. This is only at the top, does not go a...

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1837 VR item #1421660 (stock #zb74)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$385.00
A Scottish wood travelling tobacco or pipe box, wonderfully and fulsomely decorated with penwork. The scene on the top shows two older men arguing or bargaining, in front of what appear to be farm buildings. Under this is "And test Me nhow auld boy" followed by the initials HC. The sides and bottom of the box are decorated with finely drawn rows of leaves. The interior of the box is a gray sandpaper like material, with a stump in the center to tap out the dottle after a pipe has been smoked.

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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1421237 (stock #zp548)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$1,450.00
A fine and rare Chelsea porcelain figure of winter. The subject is an older man, obviously in distress, wearing only a wrap, and standing beside a brazier. This is a classical representation of "Winter", part of the Seasons group.

Beautifully modelled, painted, and glazed, the condition is excellent, with only a small invisible professional restoration to the thumb area. The height is 4 1/2".

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : English : Pre 1800 item #1420547 (stock #rg104)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$3,750.00
The glass features a solid base bell bowl over a stem with a teared angular knop. The tear continues into a true baluster knop. Folded foot with a snapped pontil.

Superb condition and excellent proportions, with wonderful color, striations, and tooling marks.

The height of this fine example is 7", with a bowl diameter of 3" and a foot diameter of 3 1/4".

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1800 item #1420482 (stock #a1713)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$3,850.00
A pair of late 18th or early 19th century portraits, one showing a well dressed gentleman seated at a secretary bookcase, the other of his wife, seated and holding a flower. Painted in oils on canvas, the detailing, especially in the man, is stunning. He is wearing a blue coat, an elaborately ruffled shirt, and a silk waistcoat. The edging and every button on the jacket and waistcoat are beautifully rendered in multiple colors. The books in the case also have a great amount of attention to their...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : English : Pre 1800 item #1418977 (stock #rg103)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
SOLD
A rare deceptive toastmaster's baluster form wine glass with a heavy walled conical bowl above three collars and a teared inverted baluster stem. Folded conical foot with a rough pontil.

Excellent condition with no issues, and having fine color, striations, and tooling marks. 5 1/8" in height, with a bowl diameter of 2 1/2" and a foot diameter of 2 3/4".

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1418837 (stock #zp657)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$2,450.00
A beautiful and finely potted Longton Hall cup with a scroll handle and decorated with a painted fence and flowers in a multitude of colors. The condition is excellent, with clear vibrant colors, and no chips, cracks, paint loss, or restoration. The height is 2 5/8" and with a diameter of 2 1/8".
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : English : Pre 1800 item #1418340 (stock #rg101)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$2,095.00
A fine Georgian wine glass having a round funnel bowl atop a composite multiple-spiral air twist stem with a beaded knop between a shoulder MSAT inverted baluster knop and a basal MSAT true baluster knop. Conical foot with rough pontil. This particular configuration, of opposing baluster knops, is quite rare. For a very similar glass see Bickerton 1986 2nd rev. edition, p. 194, fig 559.

The condition is excellent, with no chips, cracks, blooming, or restoration. Any marks and discoloration...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Folk Art : Pre 1900 item #1418228 (stock #a1720)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$390.00
An absolutely charming group of small schoolgirl paintings of animals, soldiers, plants, etc., mounted together and presented in three period gilt frames. The back of each framed group indicates that these were all done around 1840 by Miss E. Green of Pennsylvania.

The condition is generally very good, with some rippling to the paper. The frames have expected wear but display well. Framed sizes are 13 3/4" by 6 3/4", 9 1/2" by 6 1/4", and 7" by 7".

These would be wonderful for a child's room...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1418089 (stock #zp943)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$1,950.00
A beautiful, early, and rare Worcester coffee cup of bell shape with a fine wishbone handle, painted with a flower spray, roses and a butterfly, the reverse with a moth and ladybird amongst scattered sprigs. A similar cup was sold at the Bonham's auction of 3/7/07, lot 94.

The cup is in excellent condition, with bright colors and glaze, no cracks or staining. The height is 2 1/4".

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1800 item #1418021 (stock #a1715)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$2,800.00
A finely painted miniature portrait, done in watercolor on organic substrate, by Pierre Henri. Done against a blue background, the sitter, a nice looking young gent with blue eyes and hair en queue, is wearing a brown coat with yellow lining.

The painting is in excellent condition, with no bowing, cracks, paint loss, or restoration. Set in a frame with a glazed blue material reverse. The sight size is 1 3/4" by 1 1/4".

Pierre Henri (c 1760 - 1822) was born in Paris and often went by the...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : English : Pre 1800 item #1417940 (stock #rg107)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$1,650.00
A rare and fine multi-spiral opaque twist (MSOT) antique English wine glass or small goblet. The large round funnel bowl sits above a stem with a very tight and beautiful enamel twist. The stem is further complemented with shoulder and basal knops, a very unusual combination.

The glass is 6 11/16 inches tall, with a bowl diameter of 3 1/16 inches and a foot diameter of 3 5/16 inches. Rough, snapped pontil. No chips, repairs, or condition problems. Good color, tool marks, and striations.

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1900 item #1417585 (stock #a117)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$1,850.00
A beautiful pair of miniature portraits, both signed Fuger, painted in watercolors on organic material. In addition, the elaborate frames are made out of this same natural material, something rarely, if ever, seen. The sitters, in 18th century attire, are a young gent and lady, and are posed outside against a blue sky with foliage and hills behind them.

Notes on the backs of the frames provide the following information: "These miniatures were bought by Ellen Franklin in antique shop Bellagio I...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1417496 (stock #zp723)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$1,125.00
A fine example of the rare Lowestoft porcelain "Mandarin Green Window" pattern made between 1768 and 1775.

The bowl and saucer are in very good condition, with the saucer having a small flaw, which appears to be in the making, at the edge at 11 o'clock. The bowl has no issues at all. Colors are much stronger than shown in the photos. The saucer is 5" in diameter, and the bowl is 1 3/4" in height.

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : English : Pre 1800 item #1417355 (stock #rg102)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$1,650.00
An elegantly fashioned English wine glass featuring a bell bowl and a composite plain stem with a central teared annular knop and a basal knop. Beautifully proportioned, with a domed foot and rough, snapped pontil.

The condition of the glass is excellent, with no cracks, chips, or restoration. Good color, striations, and tooling marks. Any discolorations, specks, or streaks are due to the photos. The height of this fine piece is 6 1/2", with a bowl diameter of 2 3/4" and a foot diameter of 3"....

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1837 VR item #1417300 (stock #a1716)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$1,850.00
A fine John Wesley Jarvis portrait miniature of a woman wearing a white mob cap and a modest white dress with lace collar and bow, the sitter presented against a stippled blue background. Housed in a period replacement red leather travel case with a somewhat illegible and later label on the back stating "Miniature of...Caldwell (Rachel Bishop?)...of...Pauses Webb."

The painting, with no bowing, cracks, or fading, is in very good condition with a rather non important smudge to the background...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : English : Pre 1800 item #1416420 (stock #g1440)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$1,250.00
An unusually large and beautiful wine glass or small goblet with a deep and crisp honeycomb molded ogee bowl. The stem features an uncommon multiple spiral air twist (MSAT) corkscrew cable. Conical foot with a rough, snapped pontil.

Superb condition with no chips, cracks, restoration or other problems. 6 3/4" tall, 2 1/2" bowl diameter, 3" foot diameter.