Unique Collectibles, Antiques and Fine Arts from Around the World
14k Gold Caduceus (Rod of Asclepius) With Small Diamond -
Art Nouveau Vienna Bronze Pen Tray (or Pin Dish) With Pheasant Family In High Relief
Original Mixed Media Expressive Landscape by Listed Viennese Secessionist Artist, Rudolf Petrick - c 1950s
Unusual Lundberg Studios Large World Weight Vase
Cast Bronze Cold-Painted Parrot Pen Holder
Art Nouveau Austrian Brass Blotter With Floral Pattern
Art Deco Lamp With Three Nudes And Strikingly Beautiful "End of Day" Glass Globe, Circa 1920
Franz Bergmann Rare Mechanical Vienna Bronze " Adam & Eve" signed Nam Greb
About Barkus Farm Antiques, Collectibles and Fine Art
Our Service PledgeWe offer service to our clients above and beyond what is "usual." If we don't have appropriate items in the right price category, we will try to find suitable items for from other Ruby Lane shops at no charge! We offer layaway to our clients on ANY item, with convenient payment plans.
Through the years, we have collected many varied items from around the world. A plethora of museum quality antique pieces, including classic period paperweights, carvings from wood and precious and semi-precious stones; bronzes; silver items (including my large collection of match safes); porcelain, pottery and more. Wide selection of fine art; from Old Masters to Contemporary; paintings, photographic art, prints and sculpture. Figurines of porcelain as well as art glass and crystal. An eclectic selection of antiques from around the world as well. Asian items are favorites. Hollywood and Rock & Roll Memorabilia; German Shepherd and other dog breed collectibles of all types; wildlife figurines; sculpture of various media; art treasures; carved cameos; snuff bottles; vintage jewelry; and ....... well, you'll just have to browse and see for yourself! All lovingly collected and cared for over more than 50 years. We still look out for the rare and unique.
EXCITING NEWS: I am listing a number of the finest museum quality examples of Bergmann Vienna Bronze from my own private collection. Also listing many of my private collection of antique and top contemporary glass art paperweights. I have always bought only the best. Are you a quality seeker? If so, you are in the right place.
We try to respond to all inquiries within 24 hours, unless we specify dates that we will be unavailable. Since we take our items to a professional packer, orders may take a bit longer, but are usually shipped within 3 days.
We provide our Certificate of Authenticity for all items upon request.
FREE GIFT WRAP FOR SMALL ITEMS. Please be sure to let me know that the item is a gift and the occasion.
We offer layaway to our clients, with convenient payment plans. A deposit will hold your item for up to four months with no interest charges. If you need longer, we will extend the time with no interest if payments are made promptly and steadily.
Terry B. (a return customer) wrote: "The bronze arrived safely late this afternoon. It is a superb piece and I am proud to add it to my collection. Thank you for
making it available and thanks so much for such great customer service!"
Betsy H. wrote: "Just a note to let you know that the package arrived safely today - thanks to your terrific packaging!"
Ms. M. S. writes: "Thank you so much for putting the fire engine out there and for the terrific job you did packing and shipping it. I couldn't be happier." (It was one of the items from Larry Hagman's estate).
Ms. S writes: "Oh Miriam! I am so SO thrilled with my pietra dura pieces! I cannot even tell you. They are exceptional. And they go beautifully together. I think I just may hang them together. So anyway, I just wanted to tell you they arrived safe and sound and I love love LOVE them. Thanks again! Merry Christmas!"
Ms. L writes "The bear fetish arrived this morning. It was very well-packed. Thanks so much for also including the additional information. I love the carving." (part of Larry Hagman's estate.)
Mr. G has written "Unpacked it today. It is beautiful!
Ms. M. D. writes: "We received the beautiful picture yesterday. She's gorgeous and arrived in great shape. We'll get a beautiful frame on her and hang her proudly in our new home! Hope to purchase from you again soon!"
Matt B. writes: "Thank you so much, Miriam. The paintings were on my front porch today. The packaging was quite thorough- it took me a good five minutes to get my prize out. But I'd be a fool to complain- the paintings are in excellent condition, and exactly what I expected. I'm very happy with my purchase. Thanks again. "
From Switzerland, D. T. writes: "Hi Miriam
I received the pitcher 'Monkey riding a Deer' today in great shape. the packing was done perfectly and I really love this very beautiful pitcher.
I will visit your store again and I wish you lots of
success with your business."
B. P. writes: "Great piece of pottery, prompt delivery. Everything in order."
R. L. wrote: "I received the bowl today and I love it. Pictures don't do it justice! The packaging was excellent, easy to open and the bowl was very secure. I'm very pleased. You can look forward towards further business from me and I will recommend you to my family and friends. Thanks again. "
From CHINA: "My dear friends! I received goods! I like it!! Thank you! Looking forward to the cooperation with you again! Best wishes!"
Thanks to Chad who wrote "She loved it (Bragg Sculpture). Thank you very much. It's on her bookshelf "
D. H. wrote (about an item from Larry Hagman's estate): "let you know that I've received this, as well as the paperwork, in great condition."
Thanks to Mr. W who wrote "Thank you for the prompt delivery of the antique Kutani plate. I
picked it up in Boston and carried it home to Switzerland. It arrived in perfect condition.
Thanks to the fine gentleman, Mr. S., in Austria who wrote "We received the delivery yesterday and my wife opened it today. The packing was perfect.
It is beautiful and my wife loves it."
Thanks to our client Lisa W who wrote "happy with the glass jar. It's really beautiful as you described. Maybe more beautiful. Hahaa! Happy with your professional service !"
Thanks to our client Barbara C. who wrote: "I am thrilled with your response to my order! The prompt and careful shipping was like none I have experienced."
Thanks to our client Dorothy F. who wrote: "I Just wanted to let you know, "The Wooden Shoemaker" arrived nice and safe, the packing was incredible. Am very pleased with the piece."
About UsEXCITING NEWS! I have listed extremely rare photographs of Led Zeppelin's Jimmy Page; Neil Young and Frank Zappa (Mothers of Invention), and am in the process of adding more of Rock & Rolls best! Signed, numbered and dated by noted Rock and Roll photographer Michael Maltese. (Read about him in the listing). Do you have a favorite band from the late 60's and early 70's? Let me know, as Michael is giving me a number of other rare and extremely collectible signed, numbered and dated limited editions. Note that Neil Young's photo is a ONE OF A KIND. No other copies exist or will exist. Frank Zappa's is one of only Two. He is giving me more One Of A Kinds so be sure to look at his work.
We offer layaway to our clients, with convenient payment plans. A deposit will hold your item for up to four months with no interest charges. If you need longer, we will extend the time with no interest if payments are made promptly and steadily. Please note: any item that has been in layaway can be returned or sale canceled, but ONLY for store credit. No refunds on
payments for items held in layaway will be issued, except for store credit.