Treasures from around the Old Pueblo
DeGrazia Glaze Bowl
Ted DeGrazia is quite the legend and iconic figure here in Tucson. His original works are highly desired and collected. Most rare can be the pottery he produced with his wife in the 1950's. This small bowl is signed and painted with a beautiful turquoise colored glaze on brown clay wash in the firing. Bowl measures 3-1/4" diameter and 2-1/2" tall. In excellent vintage condition. Price includes US (mainland) shipping/insurance.
Harwood Steiger Fabric, 'Montezuma'
I piece, 2 Yards, 'Montezuma' vintage cotton fabric, done by internationally known mid-century fabric designer Harwood Steiger of Tubac, Arizona. The artist and his wife where very well known for their quality and innovation. Highly successful in their lifetime and sought after by fabric and mid-century collectors. WE have lots more Steiger fabric! Fabric is like new, vintage. You must call shop during business hours for more info. (520) 398-6720
Price includes US (mainland) Shipping and Insurance.
Vernon Jay Morse Western Painting
Very handsome little Painting of a Cowboy and horse in the dessert. Featuring Yucca in bloom and vast desert and mountains range. Painting is on board, in original Saguaro rib frame, done by gift shop in Santa Fe that original sold these smaller Paintings. My guess is, Morse, a Californian at the time, spent days in New Mexico Painting and most likely sold his Paintings to this shop. Similar Paintings of this nature have sold at Auction. Painting is in Good condition , Board aged in Fait and Frame is sturdy and in great condition. Circa 1930's or earlier? Price includes shipping (US mainland) and Insurance
Measurements: 7" by 9" by 3/4"
Old Mexican Hacienda Painting
Lovely old hand carved Mexican frame with canvas of a old Mexican Hacienda. Painting is in Fair vintage condition (please refer to photos). Frame in good vintage condition. Im guessing 1930-40's, most likely painted in Mexico, unsigned. Painting measures 8 3/4" by 15" and with frame measures 14 1/2" by 20 1/2" Price includes Postage (Mainland US and Insurance.
Mexican Bas Relief of Viejo on the Corner
Bas relief is done by Ramírez who was featured in Donna McMenamin's "Popular Arts of Mexico 1850-1950" book. Carving measures 7 1/2" by 9 3/4"Circa 1930-40's. In excellent Vintage condition. Price include Shipping (US mainland) and Insurance.
Mexican Bas Relief of Tlachiquero
Bas relief is done by Ramírez who was featured in Donna McMenamin's "Popular Arts of Mexico 1850-1950" book. Carving measures 7 1/2" by 9 3/4" In excellent Vintage condition. circa1930-40's.Price include Shipping (US mainland) and Insurance.
Italian Murano Glass Cactus
Incredible 1990's Italian Fine Art Glass Potted Cactus. Piece is 9 1/2" tall, pot is 3 1/2" diameter. Glass is in Very good condition, no chips (See Photos). Unmarked.
Tom Philabaum Art Glass
Georgous Tom Philabaum 5 1/2" dia. Glass Disc . Tucson Artist, Signed and dated 2006. in excellent condition. Love how piece resembles and eye? Price includes Shipping (US mainland) and Insurance.
Mexican Ex-Voto Box
Delightful modern day Ex Voto Box, All hand painted by folk artist depicting two ex-votos: one on the lid and another on the sides of box. Two Madonna's for the price of one! Skeletons and Devils join in on the fun. A great homage. Price includes Shipping (US mainland and Insurance.
8 1/4" by 4 7/8" by 3 1/8"
Mexican Iron Chandelier
Stunning Vintage 21" tall Mexican Wrought Iron Hanging Candle Holder. Add another 13" of chain and seeing aunt. Approximate 12" in diameter. This piece came to us from a Tubac Estate where the owners live in Mexico during the 1950-60's Holds three candles, and I suspect could be turned into electric light fixture.
Mexican Imprisoned Glass Light
Lovely 22 inch tall Mexican Wrought Iron, Imprisoned Glass Light Fixture from the 1960's Mexico. includes wiring (not tested) and some chain. Amber glass was blown into this fixture to create a look often copied but truly styled in Mid Century Mexico where the Spanish Old World met the creativity of the Mexican Craftsmen. Longest Diameter is 20 inches. Price includes Shipping (US mainland) and Insurance.