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Jalisco Painted Pottery Warrior

Jalisco Painted Pottery Warrior

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$861$700

Jalisco Painted Pottery Warrior, western Mexico, c. 100 B.C. - 250 A.D., carrying a club and with red and white details, ht. 8 1/2 in. Provenance: New England collection, collected in the More ...

Large Colima Seated Male Figure

Large Colima Seated Male Figure

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
4
Unsold
 

Large Colima Seated Male Figure, western Mexico, c. 100 B.C. - 250 A.D., seated on a two-legged stool, one hand to his waist, the other to his thigh, (repairs, restoration, clay loss), ht. 22 1/2 More ...

Jalisco Seated Male Figure

Jalisco Seated Male Figure

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
5
Unsold
 

Jalisco Seated Male Figure, western Mexico, c. 100 B.C. - 250 A.D., hands to his knees and grimacing facial expression, (spotted surface, clay loss), ht. 15 in. Provenance: New England More ...

Jalisco Seated Male Figure

Jalisco Seated Male Figure

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
6
Sold for:
$800$650

Jalisco Seated Male Figure, Mexico, c. 100 B.C. - 250 A.D., with hands to his knees and wearing studded armbands, with red and black pigments on a buff terra-cotta, ht. 15 in. Provenance: New More ...

Nayarit Female Figure with Bowl and Fan (?)

Nayarit Female Figure with Bowl and Fan (?)

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
7
Sold for:
$431$350

Nayarit Female Figure with Bowl and Fan (?), Mexico, c. 100 B.C. - 250 A.D., standing figure with bowl on her shoulder, traces of pigment, (restoration, clay loss), ht. 13 1/4 in. Provenance: More ...

Jalisco Seated Pottery Figure

Jalisco Seated Pottery Figure

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Jalisco Seated Pottery Figure, western Mexico, c. 100 B.C. - 250 A.D., male form with wrists resting on his knees, wearing arm and leg decorations, (clay loss), ht. 14 1/2 in. Provenance: New More ...

Jalisco Female Figure

Jalisco Female Figure

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
9
Unsold
 

Jalisco Female Figure, western Mexico, c. 100 B.C. - 250 A.D., the seated form with one arm outstretched, the other extended to her left ear, with white and black pigment, (some restoration), ht. 15 More ...

Jalisco Kneeling Female Figure

Jalisco Kneeling Female Figure

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
10
Unsold
 

Jalisco Kneeling Female Figure, western Mexico, c. 100 B.C. - 250 A.D., one hand holding a bowl to her chest, the other hand behind her left ear, ht. 13 1/4 in. Provenance: New England More ...

Jalisco Seated Female Pottery Figure

Jalisco Seated Female Pottery Figure

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
11
Unsold
 

Jalisco Seated Female Pottery Figure, western coast of Mexico, c. 100 B.C. - 250 A.D., with upswept arms to the shoulders, one holding a small bowl, (reconstructed from pieces, clay loss), ht. 15 More ...

Colima Pottery Dog

Colima Pottery Dog

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
12
Unsold
 

Colima Pottery Dog, western Mexico, c. 100 B.C. - 250 A.D., plump standing redware form, (restoration to spout tail, rear leg, and one ear), ht. 9 1/4 x lg. 14 1/2 in. Provenance: New England More ...

Nayarit Seated Female Figure

Nayarit Seated Female Figure

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
13
Unsold
 

Nayarit Seated Female Figure, c. 100 B.C. - 250 A.D., with arms resting on one knee, exposed rib cage, painted with red, black, and white pigments, (minor clay loss), ht. 9 3/4 in. Provenance: More ...

Chinesco Seated Female Figure

Chinesco Seated Female Figure

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
14
Sold for:
$185$150

Chinesco Seated Female Figure, Nayarit, Mexico, c. 100 B.C. - 250 A.D., with one hand to her knee, the other to her face, red pigment detail, ht. 6 1/2 in. Provenance: New England collection, More ...

Nayarit Seated Figure

Nayarit Seated Figure

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
15
Sold for:
$246$200

Nayarit Seated Figure, western Mexico, c. 100 B.C. - 250 A.D., crossed legs and wearing ear and nose ornaments, (clay loss, repairs), ht. 11 1/2 in. Provenance: New England collection, collected More ...

Nayarit Seated Female Figure

Nayarit Seated Female Figure

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
16
Sold for:
$400$325

Nayarit Seated Female Figure, c. 100 B.C. - 250 A.D., left hand holding a bowl on her shoulder, traces of red, black, and white pigments, (clay loss, repairs), ht. 12 in. Provenance: New England More ...

Olmec Terra-cotta Bowl

Olmec Terra-cotta Bowl

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
17
Sold for:
$330$275

Olmec Terra-cotta Bowl, Mexico, c. 1000 - 500 B.C., cylindrical form with incised abstract avian design on one side, ht. 3 3/4, dia. 5 1/4 in. Provenance: New England collection, collected in More ...

Olmecoid Standing Female Figure

Olmecoid Standing Female Figure

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
18
Sold for:
$1,020$850

Olmecoid Standing Female Figure, Mexico, c. 800-400 B.C., solid buff-color form with rolls of fat (?) on arms and legs, with cross device at base of cranium, traces of red pigment, ht. 5 1/2 in. More ...

Olmec Seated Baby Figure

Olmec Seated Baby Figure

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
19
Sold for:
$18,000$15,000

Olmec Seated Baby Figure, Mexico, c. 1000 - 500 B.C., the hollow terra-cotta form with classic facial features, arms extended to the knees, a small pierced cross at back of head, (reassembled from More ...

Two Mezcala Carved Stone Figures

Two Mezcala Carved Stone Figures

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
24
Sold for:
$369$300

Two Mezcala Carved Stone Figures, Guerrero, Mexico, c. 500 B.C., both abstract standing human figures, ht. to 4 5/8 in. Provenance: Leo and Lillian Fortess collection, 1960s. More ...

Mezcala Carved Stone Mask

Mezcala Carved Stone Mask

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
25
Sold for:
$360$300

Mezcala Carved Stone Mask, Guerrero, Mexico, c. 600 - 400 B.C., buff-color form with ovular eyes and mouth, pierced for suspension, 3 x 2 7/8 in. Provenance: Ex Leo and Lillian Fortess More ...

Mezcala Carved Stone Figure

Mezcala Carved Stone Figure

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
26
Sold for:
$420$350

Mezcala Carved Stone Figure, Mexico, c. 500 - 200 B.C., abstract figure in black stone, ht. 8 1/4 in. Provenance: New England private collection, collected in the 1960s. More ...

Colima Janiform Jade Bowl

Colima Janiform Jade Bowl

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$900$750

Colima Janiform Jade Bowl, Mexico, c. 300 B.C. - 250 A.D., diminutive form with stylized faces and pierced eyes, ht. 1, dia. 1 1/4 in. Provenance: Leo and Lillian Fortess collection, 1960s; More ...

Chavinoid (Salinar Influence) Effigy Bowl

Chavinoid (Salinar Influence) Effigy Bowl

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
47
Sold for:
$2,880$2,400

Chavinoid (Salinar Influence) Effigy Bowl, Jequetepeque Valley, c. 500 - 300 B.C., blackware bowl in the form of an open-mouthed man, custom stand, ht. 7 in. Literature: "Sun Gods and Saints," More ...

Three Bronze Daggers

Three Bronze Daggers

Auction:
2678B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 12, 2013
Lot:
5
Sold for:
$523$425

Three Bronze Daggers, probably north west Persia, approximately 1st millennium BC, tapering blades, one with raised braid-pattern mid-rib and crescentic guard, one with raised mid-rib, the More ...

Pre-Columbian Stirrup Spout Painted Pottery Vessel

Pre-Columbian Stirrup Spout Painted Pottery Vessel

Auction:
2662M
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jun 19, 2013
Lot:
115
Sold for:
$431$350

Pre-Columbian Stirrup Spout Painted Pottery Vessel, Moche V, Peru, c. 550-700 B.C., El Moro-style fine-line bottle, depicts a mythical warrior in a reed boat on both sides, ht. 9 1/4 in. More ...

Aeschylus (c. 525-456 B.C.) [Tragoediae: Graece].

Aeschylus (c. 525-456 B.C.) [Tragoediae: Graece].

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
59
Sold for:
$1,020$850

Aeschylus (c. 525-456 B.C.) [Tragoediae: Graece]. Paris: Adrien Turnèbe, 1552. Octavo, text in Greek, printed in Garamond's "Grecs du Roi" typeface, in single column throughout, woodcut device on More ...

Two Quarter-plate Daguerreotype Portraits of Young Families

Two Quarter-plate Daguerreotype Portraits of Young Families

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
650
Sold for:
$246$200

Two Quarter-plate Daguerreotype Portraits of Young Families, a portrait of a man, woman, and infant identified on a label inscribed "Eli R. Wellington/Persis L. Wellington/Clara M. Wellington 1851" More ...

Henry Bacon (American, 1839-1912)      Temple Complex, Philae

Henry Bacon (American, 1839-1912) Temple Complex, Philae

Auction:
2655B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 17, 2013
Lot:
401
Sold for:
$2,160$1,800

Henry Bacon (American, 1839-1912) Temple Complex, Philae, 1902 Signed, inscribed, and dated "Henry Bacon. Philae/Dec 1902" l.l., a Bidelow & Jordan framer's label affixed to the reverse. More ...

Bronze Mirror

Bronze Mirror

Auction:
2647B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 23, 2013
Lot:
245
Sold for:
$1,320$1,100

Bronze Mirror, China, mid-Western Han Dynasty (2nd century B.C.), the central knob surrounded by a band of eight linked arcs, and an inscription within hatched and plain borders, all within a plain More ...

Bronze Mirror

Bronze Mirror

Auction:
2647B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 23, 2013
Lot:
246
Sold for:
$960$800

Bronze Mirror, China, mid-Western Han Dynasty (2nd century B.C.), a small circular "sleeve mirror," the knob formed as a crouching lion, surrounded by a band of raised nipples enclosed in circles More ...

Dionysius of Halicarnassus (c. 60 BC-after 7 BC) Antiquitatum Rom. Libri XI.

Dionysius of Halicarnassus (c. 60 BC-after 7 BC) Antiquitatum Rom. Libri XI.

Auction:
2637M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 14, 2013
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$80$80

Dionysius of Halicarnassus (c. 60 BC-after 7 BC) Antiquitatum Rom. Libri XI. edited by Aemilius Portus (1550-1614) Geneva: Jacob Stoer, 1614. 16mo, 1,010 pages, and index, text not collated, bound More ...