|Turkish Silver box for Cigarettes|
We start out with cigarette boxes.
Many used to have beautiful pictures in enamel or porcelain or even ivory.
The artists are unknown to me. All the cigarette boxes are for sale on E-bay
now on the 10th of January 2013 Just write cigarette Etui or Cigarette box or similar : silver cigarette box
Back in time Artists did not find it degrading to earn part of their living as
illustrators for magazines books or posters . They also designed ceramics and porcelain,
glass, furniture and jewelry besides their normal work as painters and sculptors. Many of this objects are
not signed and later on they are not found by Art historians. This objects are often of outstanding beauty.
And the owner cherish this small artworks as their most precious belongings.
Mermaids in many shapes
It is not a red haired woman, but I think it is so beautiful
and hope one of my viewers will like it too, it is also for sale on E-bay.
Same seller who has found things of extraordinary beauty sells also
the small porcelain medallion below,
|Found on German auction site where it is for sale .|
It pictures the holy Cecilia
Also from a German Auction house. For sale right now
A small English medallion probably from around 1810
for sale in Germany on Auction
|An old German Halfdoll|
also for sale on E-Bay
|A fine Miniature by Isabey|
of Caroline von Holstein
for sale on E-bay
Also on auction.
|Jardenier for sale on German Auction site|