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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 ...

Five Small Ceramic Items

Five Small Ceramic Items

Auction:
2810B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - May 16, 2015
Lot:
188
Unsold
 

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 ...

Folk Art Painted Noah's Ark with Approximately 180 Animals

Folk Art Painted Noah's Ark with Approximately 180 Animals

Auction:
2786B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 01, 2015
Lot:
109
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Folk Art Painted Noah's Ark with Approximately 180 Animals, probably Germany, c. 1880, constructed of thin pine boards, the hull painted red with gray deck, the structure painted gray with red roof More ...