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Central Plains Pipe Tomahawk

Central Plains Pipe Tomahawk

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
274
Sold for:
$4,551$3,700

Central Plains Pipe Tomahawk, third quarter 19th century, with forged head, the ash handle with brass tacks, and pierced three times for attachments, lg. 20 1/2 in. Provenance: Private More ...

Pewter Head Pipe Tomahawk

Pewter Head Pipe Tomahawk

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
275
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Pewter Head Pipe Tomahawk, c. 1890, the wood stem decorated with file branding, the large pewter head decorated with inlaid catlinite in an arrowhead design, (some loss to the stone), lg. 19 1/2 More ...

Plains Indian Beaded Hide Doll

Plains Indian Beaded Hide Doll

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
294
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Plains Indian Beaded Hide Doll, c. 1900, Lakota, hide dress heavily fringed, with beaded yoke, a ring of white beads on the head and beaded moccasins, with human hair and beaded belt with two drops, More ...

Eskimo Torso

Eskimo Torso

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
325
Unsold
 

Eskimo Torso, Alaska, Thule, no arms, deep hole for the missing head to be fitted, smooth honey color patina, ht. 2 in. Provenance: Dr. John Schaeffer collection, Lake Monroe, Florida. More ...

Eskimo Human Head

Eskimo Human Head

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
340
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Eskimo Human Head, Alaska, Okvik, Old Bering Sea I period, c. 200 BC-100 AD, human head fragment from a large figure, very fine incised eyebrows, with line incising on the cheeks, (loss and cracks), More ...

Eskimo Toggle Figure

Eskimo Toggle Figure

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
346
Sold for:
$923$750

Eskimo Toggle Figure, Alaska, 19th century, human figure with seal heads for legs, two holes pierced for attachment to a garment, ht. 2 3/4 in. Provenance: Private collection, Stowe, Vermont. More ...

Eskimo Awl

Eskimo Awl

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
347
Sold for:
$154$125

Eskimo Awl, Alaska, 19th century, with stylized human head at one end, lg. 5 3/4 in. Provenance: Private collection, Stowe, Vermont. More ...

Eskimo Awl

Eskimo Awl

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
348
Sold for:
$338$275

Eskimo Awl, Alaska, 19th century, stylized fish with attached head, fine engraving highlighted in black, lg. 8 in. Provenance: Private collection, Stowe, Vermont. More ...

Eskimo Drum Handle

Eskimo Drum Handle

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
352
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Eskimo Drum Handle, Alaska, historic period, handle with bear and human head, pierced for attachment to a drum, smooth honey brown patina, lg. 6 1/8 in. Provenance: Private collection, Stowe, More ...

Eskimo Human Head

Eskimo Human Head

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
366
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Eskimo Human Head, Alaska, Old Bering Sea II period, 100-300 AD, oval, with simple grooves cut for eyes, mouth, eyebrows, and nose definition, the rear cut-out for attachment, ht. 1 1/2 in. More ...

Northwest Coast Effigy Stone Pounder

Northwest Coast Effigy Stone Pounder

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
376
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Northwest Coast Effigy Stone Pounder, Salish, Fraser River, possibly pre-contact, basalt, with a human head fashioned on the top of the pounder, (small piece reattached on the base), ht. 8 in. More ...

Northwest Coast Wood Janus Figure

Northwest Coast Wood Janus Figure

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
401
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Northwest Coast Wood Janus Figure, Tlingit, fourth quarter 19th century, the front in the form of an avian figure with a humanoid head, standing on a highly stylized head, the reverse an owl with More ...

Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973) A Suite of 180 Drawings by Picasso, November 28, 1953-February 3, 1954: Picasso and The Human Comedy.

Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973) A Suite of 180 Drawings by Picasso, November 28, 1953-February 3, 1954: Picasso and The Human Comedy.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
217
Sold for:
$800$650

Picasso, Pablo (1881-1973) A Suite of 180 Drawings by Picasso, November 28, 1953-February 3, 1954: Picasso and The Human Comedy. New York: Harcourt, Brace & Co., [Paris: Verve], 1954 Folio, first More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Columbian Black-tailed Deer  , Plate CVI.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Columbian Black-tailed Deer , Plate CVI.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
298
Sold for:
$185$150

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Columbian Black-tailed Deer, Plate CVI. [from] The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America, New York: J.J. Audubon and V.G. Audubon, 1847. Imperial folio-format More ...

Steel Snake Whimsey

Steel Snake Whimsey

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
51
Sold for:
$800$650

Steel Snake Whimsey, America, late 19th century, the snake with broad head, all forged from a steel file, lg. 14 in. Provenance: America Hurrah, 1983. The Marvill Collection More ...

Bundled Rush Duck Decoy with Carved Head

Bundled Rush Duck Decoy with Carved Head

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
55
Sold for:
$738$600

Bundled Rush Duck Decoy with Carved Head, Long Island, New York, early 20th century, with traces of white paint, lg. 13 1/2 in. Provenance: Edmund L. Fuller American Folk Sculpture, New York, More ...

Small Carved and Red-painted Pine Rooster Weathervane.

Small Carved and Red-painted Pine Rooster Weathervane.

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
56
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Small Carved and Red-painted Pine Rooster Weathervane. reportedly Vermont, mid-19th century, with tin joinery and details, weathered original paint, (head reattached), ht. with stand 14 in. More ...

Carved Recumbent Nude Female Figure

Carved Recumbent Nude Female Figure

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
78
Sold for:
$338$275

Carved Recumbent Nude Female Figure, first half 20th century, the woman with head faced down on her folded arms, torso twisted at the hips and legs crossed, lg. 10 1/2 in. Provenance: Diamant More ...

Carved Erotic Figural Spoon

Carved Erotic Figural Spoon

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
87
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Carved Erotic Figural Spoon, probably New England, late 19th/early 20th century, the nude woman with her arms raised above her head holding a phallus, ht. 4 1/2 in., with custom stand. More ...

Molded Sheet Copper Angel Gabriel Weathervane

Molded Sheet Copper Angel Gabriel Weathervane

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
187
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

Molded Sheet Copper Angel Gabriel Weathervane, New England, 19th century, flattened full-body form with detailed horn, head, and wing details, lg. 33 in. Provenance: The collection of Frederic More ...

Carved and Painted Cat

Carved and Painted Cat

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1017
Unsold
 

Carved and Painted Cat, northern Thailand, 20th century, recumbent, with raised head, ht. 6, wd. 14 in. Provenance: Tian Ling, Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts, March 28, 1993. Provenance: The More ...

Cast Iron Dove

Cast Iron Dove

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1142
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Cast Iron Dove, late 19th century, full-body dove with molded body and head details and remnants of gray paint, possibly a fence finial, with custom stand, ht. 7 in. Provenance: The collection of More ...

Small Sawbuck Table

Small Sawbuck Table

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1291
Sold for:
$523$425

Small Sawbuck Table, America, late 18th century, the molded top above a compartment on an "X" frame, remnants of red paint, rose head nail construction, ht. 27 1/2, wd. 21, dp. 14 in. More ...

Heubach Bisque 5636 Laughing Boy Character Doll

Heubach Bisque 5636 Laughing Boy Character Doll

Auction:
3154T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
1389
Sold for:
$246$200

Heubach Bisque 5636 Laughing Boy Character Doll, Germany, c. 1910, brown sleeping eyes, open smiling mouth with tongue and two molded lower teeth (tiny black pinspot on cheek, old inch-long More ...

Pair of Louis XIV-style Gilt-metal-mounted and Marble-veneered Torchieres

Pair of Louis XIV-style Gilt-metal-mounted and Marble-veneered Torchieres

Auction:
3150B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2018
Lot:
163
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Pair of Louis XIV-style Gilt-metal-mounted and Marble-veneered Torchieres, 20th century, squared, waisted columns mounted with cast ram's heads and floral garlands, ht. 49 12/2, top 13 1/2 x 13 3/4 More ...

Wedgwood Solid White Jasper Cover Urn

Wedgwood Solid White Jasper Cover Urn

Auction:
3150B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2018
Lot:
183
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Wedgwood Solid White Jasper Cover Urn, England, 19th century, light blue classical relief and with floral festoons between ram's head and trophy symbols, impressed mark, ht. 12 1/4 in. More ...

Articulated Model of a Jaw

Articulated Model of a Jaw

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
391
Sold for:
$62$50

Articulated Model of a Jaw, J.F. Jelenko & Co., Manufacturers of Dental Golds, walnut profile of a human head with resin jaw and teeth, rear label reads as above, ht. 14 in. More ...

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904)      Evening Prayer

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) Evening Prayer

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
266
Sold for:
$423,000$350,000

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) Evening Prayer, or Prayer in the East Signed "J.L. GEROME" c.l. along the edge of the wall of the roof, identified on a presentation plaque and on an More ...

Hellenistic Bronze Head of a Satyr

Hellenistic Bronze Head of a Satyr

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
23
Unsold
 

Hellenistic Bronze Head of a Satyr, possibly 2nd century BC, depicted with head slightly turned and gazing down to his left, hollow form with a lead core, mounted on a modern base, head ht. 1 1/2 More ...

Parcel-gilt Copper Repousse Censer

Parcel-gilt Copper Repousse Censer

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
307
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Parcel-gilt Copper Repousse Censer, China, late Ming dynasty, gui-shape, with separately cast and riveted dragon head handles, decorated with a frieze of dragon-and-cloud design between patterned More ...