The Brooklyn Hermitage

The Brooklyn Hermitage The Brooklyn Hermitage was a secret museum of art and curiosities located in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

Italian ceramic tiger bookends, 9 and 8 inches tall
11/17/2019

Italian ceramic tiger bookends, 9 and 8 inches tall

Portrait of a little girl with a lock of her hair attached.  Most likely a memorial remembrance.  16 X 20 1/4"
09/02/2019

Portrait of a little girl with a lock of her hair attached. Most likely a memorial remembrance. 16 X 20 1/4"

Fang Reliquary Figure, wood, metal and beads, 22 inches tall.
08/16/2019

Fang Reliquary Figure, wood, metal and beads, 22 inches tall.

Palatnik Orca (10") and fish (2 1/4")
07/14/2019

Palatnik Orca (10") and fish (2 1/4")

Peacock, lucite, 6 1/4 inches tall
07/01/2019

Peacock, lucite, 6 1/4 inches tall

Her Eyes Will Follow You, oil on board, 18 X 24, unsigned.
05/08/2019

Her Eyes Will Follow You, oil on board, 18 X 24, unsigned.

Palatnik Lucite Owl, 4 1/8 inches tall
03/09/2019

Palatnik Lucite Owl, 4 1/8 inches tall

Palatnik Lucite Owl, 4.5 inches tall.
03/08/2019

Palatnik Lucite Owl, 4.5 inches tall.

A collection of lucite animals created in the 1960s by Brazilian artist Abraham Palatnik.
01/09/2019

A collection of lucite animals created in the 1960s by Brazilian artist Abraham Palatnik.

A collection of lucite animals created in the 1960s by Brazilian artist Abraham Palatnik.

Pedro the trash panda
01/03/2019

Pedro the trash panda

Lanshire resin and stones mantel clock, circa 1960, 10" tall
11/11/2018

Lanshire resin and stones mantel clock, circa 1960, 10" tall

Cut glass mirror, 18th century, found leaning against a fence around an empty lot, 35" tall, glass, wood, and metal nail...
09/21/2018

Cut glass mirror, 18th century, found leaning against a fence around an empty lot, 35" tall, glass, wood, and metal nails

Installations
08/05/2018

Installations

Installations
07/20/2018

Installations

Annabelle and Mr. Smith hope you are having a pleasant evening.  And plenty of walnuts.
06/08/2018

Annabelle and Mr. Smith hope you are having a pleasant evening. And plenty of walnuts.

Bronze and enamel table clock with new clockworks, French, 20th century, 3.9 inches tall
06/08/2018

Bronze and enamel table clock with new clockworks, French, 20th century, 3.9 inches tall

Anthropomorphic owl creature, 20" tall, painted wood and feathers, wearing velour clothes.
03/03/2018

Anthropomorphic owl creature, 20" tall, painted wood and feathers, wearing velour clothes.

10/12/2017
Postcards from the Edge of Time Exhibit
10/09/2017

Postcards from the Edge of Time Exhibit

Silvered Brass Ex Voto Milagro, 11" tall, circa 1940
05/30/2017

Silvered Brass Ex Voto Milagro, 11" tall, circa 1940

Bamana Janus puppet figure, 50 inches tall, wood, metal and shells.
01/17/2017

Bamana Janus puppet figure, 50 inches tall, wood, metal and shells.

Devil Mask, wood and pigment, 12" tall, Mexico, 20th century
11/20/2016

Devil Mask, wood and pigment, 12" tall, Mexico, 20th century

Religious Art
11/18/2016

Religious Art

Cloisonné cigarette box and matchbox cover, enamel over brass.
09/23/2016

Cloisonné cigarette box and matchbox cover, enamel over brass.

Antique powder horn made of galvanized steel with replacement brass top.
09/23/2016

Antique powder horn made of galvanized steel with replacement brass top.

The Brooklyn Hermitage
08/10/2016

The Brooklyn Hermitage

Three small clay figures. The Tikar House God on the far right is from Cameroon.

Installations
05/28/2016

Installations

Terracotta figure fragment, 10.5" tall, attributed to the Kuyu people of the Congo.
05/16/2016

Terracotta figure fragment, 10.5" tall, attributed to the Kuyu people of the Congo.

Religious Art
02/15/2016

Religious Art

Brass Sacred Heart Candle Sconce, missing the bottom part of the stand. 18.75" tall by 9.5" wide.  Probably early to mid...
02/01/2016

Brass Sacred Heart Candle Sconce, missing the bottom part of the stand. 18.75" tall by 9.5" wide. Probably early to mid-20th century.

Two Antique Chinese Cloisonné Matchbox Covers, enamel over brass, early 20th century.
01/07/2016

Two Antique Chinese Cloisonné Matchbox Covers, enamel over brass, early 20th century.

Postcards from the Edge of Time Exhibit
01/07/2016

Postcards from the Edge of Time Exhibit

Antique Ambrotype Photograph Sixth Plate, Two Unhappy Boys, set in leather half case, mid-19th century.
01/07/2016

Antique Ambrotype Photograph Sixth Plate, Two Unhappy Boys, set in leather half case, mid-19th century.

Songye Power Figure from the Congo, wood, animal skin and horn, pigment, nails, cowrie shells, probably mid-20th century...
07/24/2015

Songye Power Figure from the Congo, wood, animal skin and horn, pigment, nails, cowrie shells, probably mid-20th century, 24" tall

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Brooklyn, NY

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