Courtenay/Greenhill, Albrecht , position # H 4, 52mm pewter, dated October 2001, Graf Von Salzburg mounted falling.
Great Quartered Heraldry on an action packed miniature.
Mint with original Greenhill box!
Courtenay/Greenhill, 52mm pewter, Man-at-arms with bill in Mortimer Livery.
Crisp painting and casting, relatively scarce position, including original Greenhill Box.
Courtenay/ Greenhill, Position Z-6, Jean King of France, 50mm pewter, dated June 1999.
Very nice King of France with crown lying on the ground. Great portrait face, with original box.
Courtenay/Greenhill, 52mm pewter, 15th Century English archer, with bandaged head.
Very nice face and painting, with original Greenhill box.
Courtenay/Greenhill , 52mm pewter, dated Dec 1999, Guiscard Sieur de Bequjeu.
Great animation and a beautiful portrait face.
Mint condition with original box.
Courtenay/ Greenhill, Position # Z 8, 50mm pewter, Don Ferrdn Martinez.
Very nice Z series miniature with Spanish quartered heraldry including original Greenhill Box.
Gustave Vertunni, Marie of Anjou - Wife of Charles VII, 54mm ,hollow cast.
Very Good condition & rare.
Gustave Vertunni, French Cardinal Richelieu, 54mm.
Very fine casting with complete hand (usually broken) and crisp painting.
Gustave Vertunni, France, 54 mm, hollow cast, Francois II of Spain
Nice early miniature with minor paint chips.
Gustave Vertunni, Marie Stewart, better known as Mary Queen of Scots! 54mm.
Very nice miniature of the famous Mary Queen of Scots, paint in very fine condition.
Was Queen of Scotland from 14 December 1542 to 24 July 1567 and Queen Consort of France from 10 July 1559 to 5 December 1560.
Interesting that she was captured at Borthwick Castle in Scotland and taken to London Perceiving her as a threat, Elizabeth I had her confined in various castles and manor houses in theinterior of England. After eighteen and a half years in custody, Mary was found guilty of plotting to assassinate Elizabeth, and was subsequentlyexecuted.
Peter Greenhill; Courtenay/Greenhill, 50mm pewter, Position #3/13, Guiscard d' Angle lying wounded.
Beautiful miniature is a modified position #3 casting. The subject Guiscard d' Angle, was a member of the Royal bodyguard of the French King Jean. (see Peter Greenhill's Heraldic Sketchbook Pages 210, 211 & 212 for more information)
Mint in original Greenhill Box.
Gustave Vertunni, Isabelle of Bavaria - Wife of Charles VI. , 54mm hollow cast
Very Fine condition from France. Original Bullocks label from the 50's.
Courtenay/Greenhill, , position # H 12 B, 52mm pewter, dated August 1999, Ogier Vicomte d'Anglure, mounted falling.
Great unusual Heraldry on an action packed miniature. This is a beauty, look at the beautifully crafted helm with a super crest & movable visor! Works well with the position# H 12 A, a a joust scene, see page 39 in Peter's book Creating Miniature Knightsfor a picture of these knights with different heraldry!
Mint with original box!
Courtenay/Greenhill, 50mm pewter, dated june 1988, Sieur Gui De Chatillon, falling wounded (Special Anniversary Position A-4)
Provenance the Henry Kurtz Collection see photo of this actual miniature on page 108 of Peter's book "Heraldic Miniature Knights". Excellent unusual pose from the Anniversary Edition of Courtenay Knights celebrating 60 years of Courtenay Production. Peter produced 6 new figures all converted Courtenay figures. The A-4 is comprised of a top of a Z2 with a Z1 head on the bottom of a falling # 4. A rear piece of Courtenay/Greenhill history in mint condition with original Greenhill box. See page 108 in Peter's HMK book for more information!
Gustave Vertunni, Jeanne D'Arc- French Heroine & Saint with her Banner, 54mm ,hollow cast.
Very Good condition & rare first edition. Hard to find , from my personal collection, & purchased in Paris. Central figure in the last stages of the Hundred Years' War. Jeanne led the French forces to many victories , ending the English supremacy and hastening their ultimate defeat! Key Events Include:
*Meeting the Dolphin at Chinon *Ending The siege at Orleans *Enabling the Coronation of King Charles VII
*Leading the French army to victory in the Loire Valley campaign *Jeanne captured at Paris, tried and Burned at Rouen
Courtenay/Greenhill, Position , Jean de St. Didier, 50mm pewter, Dated Feb. 2001.
Nice dying position with crisp heraldic painting. Comes in original heart shaped box.
Courtenay/Greenhill, Position A-10, Sir John Waleus, 50mm pewter, dated April 2003.
Rare Anniversary edition complete with unusual heart shaped wood box.
Gustave Vertunni, France, 54 mm, hollow cast, King Louis XVI of France
"The Restorer of French Liberty"
Very nice miniature of the last French King. Paint in excellent condition.
Gustave Vertunni, Jean Froissart - French Chronicler, 54mm ,hollow cast.
Very Good condition & rare.
Jean Froissart (c. 1337 – c. 1405) was a medieval French author and court historian. For centuries, Froissart's Chronicles have been recognized as the chief expression of the chivalric revival of the 14th century Kingdom of England and France. His history is also an important source for the first half of the Hundred Years' War.