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Tramp Art Jewelry Box

Tramp Art Jewelry Box

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1468
Sold for:
$74$60

Tramp Art Jewelry Box, America, 20th century, the side and lids built up from several thin layers of wood with diamond edging, opening to a padded red cloth-lined interior, the inside of the lid More ...

Attributed to William Lester Stevens (American, 1888-1969)      Fishing Vessels at a Wharf

Attributed to William Lester Stevens (American, 1888-1969) Fishing Vessels at a Wharf

Auction:
3039T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 09, 2017
Lot:
1000
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Attributed to William Lester Stevens (American, 1888-1969) Fishing Vessels at a Wharf. Signed or inscribed "W. LESTER STEVENS" l.r. Oil on canvas, 24 1/4 x 29 3/8 in., framed. Condition: More ...

Attributed to Pietro Antonio Rotari (Italian, 1707-1762)      Portrait of a Russian Woman Hiding Her Smile Behind a Fur Cuff

Attributed to Pietro Antonio Rotari (Italian, 1707-1762) Portrait of a Russian Woman Hiding Her Smile Behind a Fur Cuff

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
216
Unsold
 

Attributed to Pietro Antonio Rotari (Italian, 1707-1762) Portrait of a Russian Woman Hiding Her Smile Behind a Fur Cuff Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 18 x 14 1/4 in. (45.8 x 36.2 cm), unframed. More ...

Larry Poons (American, b. 1937)      Untitled

Larry Poons (American, b. 1937) Untitled

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
423
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Larry Poons (American, b. 1937) Untitled Dated and signed "1981/Larry Poons" on the reverse, inscribed "81 F-8/..." on the reverse, with a label and stamp from Andre Emmerich Gallery Inc., New More ...

Painted Splint Woven Basket

Painted Splint Woven Basket

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1332
Sold for:
$209$170

Painted Splint Woven Basket, early 20th century, round form with lid, the body with thin splint handles, red, yellow, and green splints, and a band of dot pattern splints, ht. 11, dia. 14 1/2 in. More ...

Small Painted Checkerboard

Small Painted Checkerboard

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1603
Sold for:
$369$300

Small Painted Checkerboard, America, 19th century, black and red squares divided by yellow lines with a dark green border and applied thin edge molding, ht. 11 3/4, wd. 11 5/8 in. More ...

Tramp Art Jewelry Box

Tramp Art Jewelry Box

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1771
Unsold
 

Tramp Art Jewelry Box, America, 20th century, the side and lids built up from several thin layers of wood with diamond edging, opening to a padded red cloth-lined interior, the inside of the lid More ...

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)      Untitled (Standing Mobile)

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Untitled (Standing Mobile)

Auction:
3010B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 19, 2017
Lot:
525
Sold for:
$267,000$220,000

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Untitled (Standing Mobile), c. 1953 Unsigned. Sheet metal, brass wire, and paint, height 3 in. (7.5 cm) to topmost disk. Condition: Paint losses, slight More ...

Riley Whiting Grain-painted Tall Clock

Riley Whiting Grain-painted Tall Clock

Auction:
2981T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
1765
Sold for:
$677$550

Riley Whiting Grain-painted Tall Clock, Connecticut, scroll-top case with thin tombstone waist door, painted wood, roman numeral dial marked "R. Whiting, Winchester," wood, thirty-hour, pull-up More ...

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)      Untitled (Standing Mobile, c. 1965)

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Untitled (Standing Mobile, c. 1965)

Auction:
2977B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 27, 2017
Lot:
440
Sold for:
$471,000$390,000

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Untitled (Standing Mobile, c. 1965) Unsigned. Sheet metal, brass, wire, and paint, height 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm), width 5 in. (12.5 cm) including the mobile More ...

Two Paint-decorated Trinket Boxes

Two Paint-decorated Trinket Boxes

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
593
Sold for:
$246$200

Two Paint-decorated Trinket Boxes, the first probably Berchtesgaden, Germany, 19th century, the first with floral sprays in blue, yellow, and white on a thin red wash ground, the second also likely More ...

Continental School, 19th Century    Grandfather Entertaining a Baby

Continental School, 19th Century Grandfather Entertaining a Baby

Auction:
2957T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 10, 2016
Lot:
1198
Sold for:
$172$140

Continental School, 19th Century Grandfather Entertaining a Baby. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 12 5/8 x 10 1/2 in., framed. Condition: Craquelure, areas of thin pigment, surface grime. More ...

Milton Clark Avery (American, 1885-1965)      Freighters

Milton Clark Avery (American, 1885-1965) Freighters

Auction:
2930B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 23, 2016
Lot:
336
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Milton Clark Avery (American, 1885-1965) Freighters Unsigned. Oil on linen stretched over board, 11 1/2 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.5 cm), framed. Condition: Retouch, varnish discoloration, surface More ...

Edwin Lord Weeks (American, 1849-1903)      Market in Ispahan

Edwin Lord Weeks (American, 1849-1903) Market in Ispahan

Auction:
2930B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 23, 2016
Lot:
233
Sold for:
$43,050$35,000

Edwin Lord Weeks (American, 1849-1903) Market in Ispahan or Caravansary outside the Bazaar in Ispahan Signed "ELWeeks" l.l., titled and dated "c. 1885" on a label from The Jordan-Volpe Gallery, More ...

Harpswell House Clock

Harpswell House Clock

Auction:
2924T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 08, 2016
Lot:
1148
Sold for:
$308$250

Harpswell House Clock, Topsham, Maine, late 20th century, thin slate rectangle with painted hour points, walnut hands, mounted off-center on a brass post, rectangular wooden base, Westclox battery More ...

Shaker Yellow/Brown-painted Wood Box with Covered Shelf

Shaker Yellow/Brown-painted Wood Box with Covered Shelf

Auction:
2922M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2016
Lot:
287
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Shaker Yellow/Brown-painted Wood Box with Covered Shelf, Canterbury, New Hampshire, 19th century, pine, iron hinges and screws, yellow-brown paint, tall joined case with single-board sides, lid to More ...

Carved Burl Bowl

Carved Burl Bowl

Auction:
2922M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2016
Lot:
318
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Carved Burl Bowl, probably Native American, 18th/19th century, oblong thin-walled bowl with remnants of blue paint on the exterior, lg. 10 1/4, wd. 9 1/4 in. More ...

Shaker Yellow/Brown-painted Wood Box with Covered Shelf

Shaker Yellow/Brown-painted Wood Box with Covered Shelf

Auction:
2898M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2016
Lot:
12
Unsold
 

Shaker Yellow/Brown-painted Wood Box with Covered Shelf, Canterbury, New Hampshire, 19th century, pine, iron hinges and screws, yellow-brown paint, tall joined case with single-board sides, lid to More ...

Continental School, 19th Century    Grandfather Entertaining a Baby

Continental School, 19th Century Grandfather Entertaining a Baby

Auction:
2888B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 08, 2016
Lot:
493
Unsold
 

Continental School, 19th Century Grandfather Entertaining a Baby. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 12 5/8 x 10 1/2 in., framed. Condition: Craquelure, areas of thin pigment, surface grime. More ...

Elihu Vedder (American, 1836-1923)      Cumaean Sibyl in the Wilderness

Elihu Vedder (American, 1836-1923) Cumaean Sibyl in the Wilderness

Auction:
2878B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 22, 2016
Lot:
337
Sold for:
$39,975$32,500

Elihu Vedder (American, 1836-1923) Cumaean Sibyl in the Wilderness Signed, inscribed, and dated "ELIHU VEDDER/Rome 1876" l.r. Oil on canvas, 37 3/4 x 58 3/4 in. (95.9 x 149.2 cm), framed. More ...

Italian School, 18th Century      Tobias and the Angel at the River Tigris

Italian School, 18th Century Tobias and the Angel at the River Tigris

Auction:
2876T
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 19, 2016
Lot:
1066A
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Italian School, 18th Century Tobias and the Angel at the River Tigris Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 43 3/4 x 58 1/8 in. (88.0 x 147.5 cm), unframed. Condition: Lined, retouch, restored tears, More ...

Five Small Ceramic Items

Five Small Ceramic Items

Auction:
2872T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 10, 2015
Lot:
1862
Sold for:
$74$60

Five Small Ceramic Items, China and Japan, 19th and 20th century, a bleu de hue dish, thinly potted, with metal-clad rim, painted with a panoramic landscape with figures, an ox, and a pavilion, More ...

American School, 20th Century      Half-Length Portrait of a Child.

American School, 20th Century Half-Length Portrait of a Child.

Auction:
2864T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 12, 2015
Lot:
1294
Sold for:
$185$150

American School, 20th Century Half-Length Portrait of a Child. Signed indistinctly and dated ".../1ยท 68" l.r. Oil on canvas, 40 x 30 in., framed. Condition: Good. N.B. The subject matter More ...

Plains Hide Shield

Plains Hide Shield

Auction:
2862B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 07, 2015
Lot:
198
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Plains Hide Shield, c. last quarter 19th century, the inner form consisting of three thin rawhide discs tied together, the soft hide cover painted with a stylized bird in blue and yellow pigment More ...

Five Small Ceramic Items

Five Small Ceramic Items

Auction:
2842M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 17, 2015
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$62$50

Five Small Ceramic Items, China and Japan, 19th and 20th century, a bleu de hue dish, thinly potted, with metal-clad rim, painted with a panoramic landscape with figures, an ox, and a pavilion, More ...

Circle of Willem Roelofs (Dutch, 1822-1897)      Dutch Canal Landscape

Circle of Willem Roelofs (Dutch, 1822-1897) Dutch Canal Landscape

Auction:
2835B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 18, 2015
Lot:
15A
Unsold
 

Circle of Willem Roelofs (Dutch, 1822-1897) Dutch Canal Landscape Signed and dated indistinctly "...Roelofs/..." l.l. Oil on canvas, 12 x 16 1/4 in. (30.0 x 41.0 cm), framed. Condition: Areas More ...

Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American, 1858-1924)      Donkey Rider

Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American, 1858-1924) Donkey Rider

Auction:
2817B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 29, 2015
Lot:
301
Sold for:
$28,290$23,000

Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American, 1858-1924) Donkey Rider, alternately titled On the Beach c. 1920-23. Signed "Prendergast" l.r. Watercolor on paper, 9 x 12 in. (22.8 x 30.3 cm), framed. More ...

Denton, Sherman F. (fl. circa 1900) As Nature Shows Them: Moths and Butterflies of the United States East of   the Rocky Mountains.

Denton, Sherman F. (fl. circa 1900) As Nature Shows Them: Moths and Butterflies of the United States East of the Rocky Mountains.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
140
Sold for:
$984$800

Denton, Sherman F. (fl. circa 1900) As Nature Shows Them: Moths and Butterflies of the United States East of the Rocky Mountains. Boston: J.B. Millet Co., [1900]. First edition, two quarto More ...

Parker, Robert B. (1932-2010) Spenser Series, First Editions, Signed Copies, Thirty-eight Volumes.

Parker, Robert B. (1932-2010) Spenser Series, First Editions, Signed Copies, Thirty-eight Volumes.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
198
Sold for:
$338$275

Parker, Robert B. (1932-2010) Spenser Series, First Editions, Signed Copies, Thirty-eight Volumes. Including thirty-one titles in the Spenser series: God Save the Child, first edition signed; same More ...

Iron Red Overglazed Porcelain Wine Cup

Iron Red Overglazed Porcelain Wine Cup

Auction:
2810B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - May 16, 2015
Lot:
156
Sold for:
$277$225

Iron Red Overglazed Porcelain Wine Cup, China, Qing dynasty, overturned bell-shape, thinly potted, painted with two dragons amongst clouds with a flaming pearl, one with its head turned to see the More ...