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Faince Horse Bookends
Stylish French glazed terracotta horse bookends, very much in the style of Goldscheider, possibly by Colette Gueden. They each measure 6 inches (14cm) high and 5 inches (12.5cm) long. Condition is very good.
Ref: CH623 . . . £195
Squirrel bookends by Fontinelle
Lovely blue crackleglaze ceramic bookends by Fontinelle, signed to the end of the base, and each measuring 7 inches high by 4.5 inches long (18x11cm). Condition is alas not perfect, with one squirrel having a chip on the tail and the other with a half-inch chip to the back of the base. Email me for pics.
Ref: CH631 . . . £145
Ceramic Buffalo Bookends
French blue marbled ceramic bookends each measuring approx 7.5 inches (20cm) long and in very good condition. No markings, so manufacturer unknown.
Ref: CH595 . . . £125
Leaping Deer Bookends
A pair of green patinated spelter bookends on black and white marble bases each measuring 6 inches (17cm) high and in excellent original condition. Signed Le Verrier to the metal.
Ref: F1729 . . . £675
Pierotte & Columbine Bookends
Lovely French spelter figures sitting on tortoiseshell celluloid bases with pearlised diamond patterning. Although unsigned they are probably by Sega and each measures 8 x 3.5 inches and approx 7 inches high (20x9x18cm). Condition is very good. Please email me for more pics.
Ref: F1059 . . . £475
'Depart' Bookends by Bouraine
Original 1930s tinted silver metal bookends mounted on black marble bases, made by the Le Verrier foundry, Paris and designed by Bouraine. Measure 8 inches (20cm) high and in very good original condition.
Ref: F1096 . . . £495
Columbine & Pierotte Bookends
Lovely French bronze 2-dimensional flat bookends of a Columbine & Pierotte standing in front of half-moons with the man playing the guitar and the lady holding a mask and fan. Bases are of sienna marble, and although unsigned possibly by Janle. 6.5 inches high, bases measure 4 x 2.5 inches (17x10x6cm). Excellent condition and unusual.
Ref: F1114 . . . £295
Eagle Book Ends
Carved wooden eagle bookends with red phenolic beaks and feet. Bases are made are carved as books, each measures 5 inches by 4 inches. Condition is very good.
Ref: M2756 . . . £395 the pair