Skinner

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Auction 2379

October 6, 2007 10:00AM

10-06-2007 10-06-2007

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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Lots

Anglo-American Portrait Miniature of a Young Man

Anglo-American Portrait Miniature of a Young Man

Lot:
1
Sold for:
$1,058$900

Anglo-American Portrait Miniature of a Young Man, late 18th century, oval format, the man in blue coat, with landscape in background, in rose gold surround topped by bale, and with black and gold More ...

Continental Portrait Miniature on Ivory of the Author Johann Wolfgang Goethe

Continental Portrait Miniature on Ivory of the Author Johann Wolfgang Goethe

Lot:
2
Sold for:
$294$250

Continental Portrait Miniature on Ivory of the Author Johann Wolfgang Goethe, c. 1820, after the full portrait, round format, wearing black coat, and with gold pin in ascot, in gilt metal surround, More ...

Continental Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman

Continental Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman

Lot:
3
Sold for:
$2,115$1,800

Continental Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman, c. 1795, oval format, the man in gray coat with puce trim, and with white vest and black ascot, signed l.r. Beer gemalt, and dated 1795, in gold tone More ...

Viennese Silver Mounted Copper Enamel Figural Boudoir Timepiece

Viennese Silver Mounted Copper Enamel Figural Boudoir Timepiece

Lot:
4
Sold for:
$1,880$1,600

Viennese Silver Mounted Copper Enamel Figural Boudoir Timepiece, late 19th century, formed as a figure of a cherub musician, standing on demilune base enameled with classical scenes, with similarly More ...

Continental Miniature Portrait on Ivory of a Lady

Continental Miniature Portrait on Ivory of a Lady

Lot:
5
Sold for:
$529$450

Continental Miniature Portrait on Ivory of a Lady, late 19th/early 20th century, rectangular, depicting a noble 17th century equestrienne, the lady in lace collar and black dress, landscape with More ...

Italian Carved Carrara Marble of the Allegory of Charity

Italian Carved Carrara Marble of the Allegory of Charity

Lot:
6
Sold for:
$7,050$6,000

Italian Carved Carrara Marble of the Allegory of Charity, late 19th century, the classically dressed woman clutching a nude infant to her breast while she points to a scroll being read by an infant More ...

Louis XV Style Painted and Brass-mounted Vitrine

Louis XV Style Painted and Brass-mounted Vitrine

Lot:
7
Sold for:
$1,116$950

Louis XV Style Painted and Brass-mounted Vitrine, early 20th century, with shaped case, mirrored back and single-door, on angular cabriole legs, with foliate cast mounts, the case painted with More ...

French Porcelain Jewelry Casket

French Porcelain Jewelry Casket

Lot:
8
Sold for:
$823$700

French Porcelain Jewelry Casket, mid 19th century, rectangular, with slightly domed lid, embossed with rocaille and scroll cartouches enclosing classical scenes of goddesses and attendants, gilt More ...

Continental Needlework and Painted Silk Picture of Madonna on High

Continental Needlework and Painted Silk Picture of Madonna on High

Lot:
9
Sold for:
$323$275

Continental Needlework and Painted Silk Picture of Madonna on High, 18th/19th century, oval, stitched with silk and metallic threads of Madonna surrounded by cherubs, with painted silk detailing to More ...

Continental Painted Wood Icon

Continental Painted Wood Icon

Lot:
11
Sold for:
$382$325

Continental Painted Wood Icon, late 19th century, octagonal, depicting a bishop saint experiencing a vision of the Madonna and child, in molded frame, with traces of gold and black paint accenting, More ...

Four German Tankards

Four German Tankards

Lot:
12
Sold for:
$558$475

Four German Tankards, late 19th/early 20th century, two stoneware, one by Mettlach, half litre with tavern scene, ht. 8 3/4, the other with pewter mounts, including a cherub-form thumbpiece, ht. 12; More ...

Italian Rococo-style Carved and Painted Beechwood Grotto Chair

Italian Rococo-style Carved and Painted Beechwood Grotto Chair

Lot:
13
Sold for:
$1,998$1,700

Italian Rococo-style Carved and Painted Beechwood Grotto Chair, in the form of a standing bird with naturalistic overall carving, with red stain, seat ht. 15 in. More ...

Dutch Fruitwood Marquetry Inlaid Walnut Display Cabinet

Dutch Fruitwood Marquetry Inlaid Walnut Display Cabinet

Lot:
14
Sold for:
$1,645$1,400

Dutch Fruitwood Marquetry Inlaid Walnut Display Cabinet, 19th century, rectangular top and case fitted with glass sides and a shelved interior, with free-standing columns and short bracket feet, More ...

Meissen Porcelain Figural Dish

Meissen Porcelain Figural Dish

Lot:
15
Sold for:
$441$375

Meissen Porcelain Figural Dish, late 19th century, modeled as a reclining man positioned behind a navette-shaped dish with applied florals, on shaped base with C-scroll rim, gilt accenting, ht. 7 More ...

"Sevres" Louis XV-style Three Piece Porcelain and Ormolu Mounted Clock Garniture

"Sevres" Louis XV-style Three Piece Porcelain and Ormolu Mounted Clock Garniture

Lot:
16
Sold for:
$940$800

"Sevres" Louis XV-style Three Piece Porcelain and Ormolu Mounted Clock Garniture, early 20th century, comprising bombe clock with Marti half striking movement, pink case, face painted with scene of More ...

Meissen Porcelain Snake Handled Vase

Meissen Porcelain Snake Handled Vase

Lot:
17
Sold for:
$588$500

Meissen Porcelain Snake Handled Vase, early 20th century, balustroid, with cobalt blue ground, with floral painted reserve, entwined snake handles, on fluted foot, ht. 10 3/4 in. More ...

Three English Imari Porcelain Tablewares

Three English Imari Porcelain Tablewares

Lot:
18
Sold for:
$323$275

Three English Imari Porcelain Tablewares, mid 19th century, comprising a bowl, dia. 6 5/8, and a pair of Royal Crown Derby potpourri urns with satyr mask rim, on stem with four paw feet, (lacking More ...

Kerman Rug

Kerman Rug

Lot:
19
Sold for:
$705$600

Kerman Rug, South East Persia, early 20th century, (some moth damage and repaired moth damage), 7 ft. x 4 ft. 8 in. More ...

Pair of American Renaissance Revival Bronze-Mounted and Part-Gilded "Great Chairs,"

Pair of American Renaissance Revival Bronze-Mounted and Part-Gilded "Great Chairs,"

Lot:
20
Sold for:
$1,175$1,000

Pair of American Renaissance Revival Bronze-Mounted and Part-Gilded "Great Chairs," c. 1875, each with floriform finials, padded and tasseled backrest and seat, square legs joined by stretchers. More ...

Victorian Mother of Pearl Inlaid Black Lacquered Papier Mache Work Table

Victorian Mother of Pearl Inlaid Black Lacquered Papier Mache Work Table

Lot:
21
Sold for:
$382$325

Victorian Mother of Pearl Inlaid Black Lacquered Papier Mache Work Table, mid 19th century, with serpentine box above a turned stem and shaped base with scrolled feet, inlaid with foliage More ...

Small "Grand Tour" Bronze Figure of the Spinario

Small "Grand Tour" Bronze Figure of the Spinario

Lot:
22
Sold for:
$147$125

Small "Grand Tour" Bronze Figure of the Spinario, early 20th century, of typical form, ht. 4 1/2 in. More ...

Small Italian Bronze Grand Tour Figure of Young Dionysius

Small Italian Bronze Grand Tour Figure of Young Dionysius

Lot:
23
Sold for:
$705$600

Small Italian Bronze Grand Tour Figure of Young Dionysius, late 19th century, marked G. Varlese, Naples, to round base, standing nude figure with wine skin slung over shoulder, ht. 11 1/2 in. More ...

Pair of Dresden Porcelain Ornithological Bottle Vases

Pair of Dresden Porcelain Ornithological Bottle Vases

Lot:
24
Sold for:
$881$750

Pair of Dresden Porcelain Ornithological Bottle Vases, early 20th century, bearing Helena Wolfsohn-style "Augustus Rex" mark, each enamel decorated with a wide band of song birds amidst flowering More ...

Parian Porcelain Bust of a Classical Maiden

Parian Porcelain Bust of a Classical Maiden

Lot:
25
Unsold
 

Parian Porcelain Bust of a Classical Maiden, late 19th/early 20th century, with bare breasts, on self socle, ht. 16 in. More ...

William IV Mahogany and Inlay Double-sided Storage Drawers

William IV Mahogany and Inlay Double-sided Storage Drawers

Lot:
26
Sold for:
$588$500

William IV Mahogany and Inlay Double-sided Storage Drawers, first half 19th century, rectangular, on bracket feet, each side with three graduated drawers with diamond-shaped bone escutcheons, some More ...

Four Delft Blue and White Earthenware Table Articles

Four Delft Blue and White Earthenware Table Articles

Lot:
27
Sold for:
$235$200

Four Delft Blue and White Earthenware Table Articles, 19th century, comprising a baluster vase (lacking lid), ht. 7, a fruit bowl, dia. 10 1/2, a side plate, dia. 7 1/2, and a charger, dia. 12 1/4 More ...

Empire-style Mahogany Cheval Mirror

Empire-style Mahogany Cheval Mirror

Lot:
29
Sold for:
$558$475

Empire-style Mahogany Cheval Mirror, 19th century, with urn-form finials, adjustable mirror on a trestle base with splayed legs, ht. 62, wd. 25 1/2 in. More ...

Attributed to John Christopher Miles (American, 1837-1911)      Landscape, Possibly a View of the White Mountains

Attributed to John Christopher Miles (American, 1837-1911) Landscape, Possibly a View of the White Mountains

Lot:
30
Sold for:
$823$700

Attributed to John Christopher Miles (American, 1837-1911) Landscape, Possibly a View of the White Mountains Unsigned. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 9 x 15 in., framed. Condition: Retouch, losses More ...

Georgian Mahogany and Inlaid Tea Caddy

Georgian Mahogany and Inlaid Tea Caddy

Lot:
31
Sold for:
$705$600

Georgian Mahogany and Inlaid Tea Caddy, early 19th century, rectangular, lid and front panels with shell inlays, refoiled interior, wd. 7 1/4, ht. 4 1/2 in. More ...

Small Georgian Fruitwood Apple-form Tea Caddy

Small Georgian Fruitwood Apple-form Tea Caddy

Lot:
32
Sold for:
$1,175$1,000

Small Georgian Fruitwood Apple-form Tea Caddy, late 18th/early 19th century, with hinged lid, traces of foil lining, ht. 3 3/4 in. More ...