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Painted "BOOTS AND SHOES." Sign

Painted "BOOTS AND SHOES." Sign

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
81
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Painted "BOOTS AND SHOES." Sign, America, late 19th century, stylized black lettering on a white-painted ground and applied edge, (paint wear), lg. 37 in. Provenance: A Cornwall, Connecticut, More ...

Painted "EMPLOYEES ONLY" Sign

Painted "EMPLOYEES ONLY" Sign

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
82
Sold for:
$861$700

Painted "EMPLOYEES ONLY" Sign, America, late 19th century, yellow block lettering on a black ground, ht. 7 1/2 x 24 3/4 in. Provenance: A Cornwall, Connecticut, Collector. More ...

Painted "Dr. P.A. SHERMAN, DENTIST." Sign

Painted "Dr. P.A. SHERMAN, DENTIST." Sign

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
85
Sold for:
$215$175

Painted "Dr. P.A. SHERMAN, DENTIST." Sign, signed J.G. Drake, late 19th century, shaped sign with elliptic ends, cut corners and chamfered edges, lettered in black on a smalt ground, lg. 45 1/4 More ...

Painted "NOAH CRESEY." Sign

Painted "NOAH CRESEY." Sign

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
86
Sold for:
$308$250

Painted "NOAH CRESEY." Sign, America, late 19th century, gilt lettering on a black ground with molded edge, lg. 79 3/4 in. Provenance: A Cornwall, Connecticut, Collector. More ...

Painted "MILLINER.&.DRESS-MAKER" Trade Sign

Painted "MILLINER.&.DRESS-MAKER" Trade Sign

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
87
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Painted "MILLINER.&.DRESS-MAKER" Trade Sign, America, 19th century, lettered in black on a white ground, lg. 85 1/2 in. Provenance: A Cornwall, Connecticut, Collector. More ...

Paint-decorated Checkerboard

Paint-decorated Checkerboard

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
89
Sold for:
$677$550

Paint-decorated Checkerboard, America, late 19th century, black squares and yellow bordering on a light red-painted ground, (minor wear), ht. 14, wd. 14 in. Provenance: A Cornwall, Connecticut, More ...

Small Paint-decorated Double-sided Game Board

Small Paint-decorated Double-sided Game Board

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
97
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Small Paint-decorated Double-sided Game Board, America, late 19th century, one side with ivory-painted checkerboard on a black ground bordered with finely painted details, the other side with More ...

Painted and Gilt-lettered Double-sided "BOSTON YACHT CLUB" Sign

Painted and Gilt-lettered Double-sided "BOSTON YACHT CLUB" Sign

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
138
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Painted and Gilt-lettered Double-sided "BOSTON YACHT CLUB" Sign, late 19th century, green-painted applied edge around the shaped sign, lettering on one side on a light blue smalt ground, the other More ...

Needlework Sampler "Grace Kemish,"

Needlework Sampler "Grace Kemish,"

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
331
Sold for:
$800$650

Needlework Sampler "Grace Kemish," England, late 18th/early 19th century, worked in silk threads on a fine linen ground, with several registers of pictorial elements including animals, flowers, More ...

Nautical Painted Trade Sign

Nautical Painted Trade Sign

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
284
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Nautical Painted Trade Sign, arch-top wooden painted sign with a black ground, applied edge molding, and an octant, telescope and globe, reading in part "Naval/Charts/Globes Ships Provisioned," ht. More ...

Norman Schulman Studio Pottery Vase

Norman Schulman Studio Pottery Vase

Auction:
3057M
Auction:
20th Century Design - Aug 24, 2017
Lot:
193
Sold for:
$123$100

Norman Schulman Studio Pottery Vase Ceramic United States, fourth quarter 20th century Cylindrical neck with shoulder to cylindrical body, one side with black line drawing of a face, the other More ...

Paint-decorated Poplar Trunk

Paint-decorated Poplar Trunk

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
486
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Paint-decorated Poplar Trunk, probably Vermont, c. 1825-35, the black-painted, dome-top, dovetailed trunk with sheaves of wheat on the top flanked by tulips, the front with a row of tulips on a More ...

Paint-decorated and Gilt-lettered "DR. T. DAUGHERTY" Trade Sign

Paint-decorated and Gilt-lettered "DR. T. DAUGHERTY" Trade Sign

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
529
Sold for:
$861$700

Paint-decorated and Gilt-lettered "DR. T. DAUGHERTY" Trade Sign, probably New England, 19th century, the black-painted frame and gilt half-round inner molding surround the shadowed gilt lettering More ...

Paint-decorated "A.B.COOK BICYCLE Repairing DONE HERE." Sign

Paint-decorated "A.B.COOK BICYCLE Repairing DONE HERE." Sign

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
530
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

Paint-decorated "A.B.COOK BICYCLE Repairing DONE HERE." Sign, America, late 19th century, the vertical sign with burgundy-painted border surrounding fanciful black and light blue-shadowed lettering More ...

Painted Canvas "ICE CREAM PARLORS" Sign

Painted Canvas "ICE CREAM PARLORS" Sign

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
534
Sold for:
$615$500

Painted Canvas "ICE CREAM PARLORS" Sign, America, late 19th century, black lettering shadowed in pale yellow on a white ground, (craquelure, losses), 30 x 44 in., unframed. More ...

Painted "BRAUND'S CASH MARKET" Sign

Painted "BRAUND'S CASH MARKET" Sign

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
535
Sold for:
$615$500

Painted "BRAUND'S CASH MARKET" Sign, America, late 19th century, signed "Bottcher" l.r., rectangular sign with an arched crest bordered and lettered in black on a white ground, 21 3/4 x 28 1/4 in. More ...

Two-sided Polychrome Painted "STROCKSVILL INN" Sign

Two-sided Polychrome Painted "STROCKSVILL INN" Sign

Auction:
3022M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2017
Lot:
536
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Two-sided Polychrome Painted "STROCKSVILL INN" Sign, northeastern Pennsylvania, early 19th century, double-sided oval sign with applied molding and cast iron shaft, one side with a red-painted horse More ...

Black-painted and Gilt Tinned Sheet Iron "JOHN GEORGE'S LAW OFFICE." Sign

Black-painted and Gilt Tinned Sheet Iron "JOHN GEORGE'S LAW OFFICE." Sign

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1283
Sold for:
$123$100

Black-painted and Gilt Tinned Sheet Iron "JOHN GEORGE'S LAW OFFICE." Sign, America, late 19th century, with gilt pointing hand and lettering on a black ground, (minor losses), 6 1/4 x 17 in. More ...

Large Painted and Gilt-lettered "PANNEBAKER'S" Sign

Large Painted and Gilt-lettered "PANNEBAKER'S" Sign

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1290
Sold for:
$246$200

Large Painted and Gilt-lettered "PANNEBAKER'S" Sign, America, late 19th century, the double-sided rectangular sign with shaped ends with large gilt lettering on a blue/green smalt ground bordered More ...

Painted Mortar and Pestle-form Trade Sign

Painted Mortar and Pestle-form Trade Sign

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1298
Sold for:
$492$400

Painted Mortar and Pestle-form Trade Sign, America, late 19th century, double-sided, each side lettered "h" surrounded by black pinstriping, and weathered gray-painted ground, iron strap hanger, ht. More ...

Large Black-painted and Gilt-lettered "C.W. SMITH, REAL ESTATE." Sign

Large Black-painted and Gilt-lettered "C.W. SMITH, REAL ESTATE." Sign

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1678
Sold for:
$431$350

Large Black-painted and Gilt-lettered "C.W. SMITH, REAL ESTATE." Sign, America, late 19th century, rectangular sign with fanciful letters on a black smalt ground, 19 1/2 x 84 in. More ...

Painted and Gilt "A.H. WALKER'S LAW OFFICE" Trade Sign

Painted and Gilt "A.H. WALKER'S LAW OFFICE" Trade Sign

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1679
Sold for:
$461$375

Painted and Gilt "A.H. WALKER'S LAW OFFICE" Trade Sign, America, late 19th century, with burgundy-painted frame surrounding a black smalt ground with gilt inner border and lettering, (minor wear), More ...

Painted "LOUIE'S BEAUTY SHOP" Trade Sign

Painted "LOUIE'S BEAUTY SHOP" Trade Sign

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1696
Unsold
 

Painted "LOUIE'S BEAUTY SHOP" Trade Sign, America, early 20th century, the white-painted ground with black and red lettering, (paint wear), 9 1/2 x 48 in. More ...

Painted "FOR SALE" Sign

Painted "FOR SALE" Sign

Auction:
3021M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 20, 2017
Lot:
214
Sold for:
$308$250

Painted "FOR SALE" Sign, America, early 20th century, black letters surrounded in orange on a white ground, all bordered in black, (paint wear especially at one end), 11 1/2 x 23 1/4 in. More ...

Book of Hours, Use of Rome, Illuminated Latin Manuscript on Parchment, 15th century.

Book of Hours, Use of Rome, Illuminated Latin Manuscript on Parchment, 15th century.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1159
Unsold
 

Book of Hours, Use of Rome, Illuminated Latin Manuscript on Parchment, 15th century. Small format manuscript, illustrated with twelve full-page painted miniatures, and numerous full borders painted More ...

Five Watches and a Pocket Thermometer/Compass

Five Watches and a Pocket Thermometer/Compass

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
187
Sold for:
$861$700

Five Watches and a Pocket Thermometer/Compass, Continental, a pendant watch with enamel arabic numeral dial in an 18kt gold case with an enamel parrot on the case back, dia. 26 mm, 15 g; a 15-jewel More ...

Attributed to Bartolomeo Guidobono (Italian, 1654-1709), Martyrdom of an Early Saint with Cherubs Above Holding Three Crowns and a Mart

Attributed to Bartolomeo Guidobono (Italian, 1654-1709), Martyrdom of an Early Saint with Cherubs Above Holding Three Crowns and a Mart

Auction:
2977B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 27, 2017
Lot:
206
Unsold
 

Attributed to Bartolomeo Guidobono (Italian, 1654-1709) Martyrdom of an Early Saint with Cherubs Above Holding Three Crowns and a Martyr's Palm Unsigned, inscribed "N: 30..." in black ink on the More ...

Paint-decorated Poplar Trunk

Paint-decorated Poplar Trunk

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
86
Unsold
 

Paint-decorated Poplar Trunk, probably Vermont, c. 1825-35, the black-painted, dome-top, dovetailed trunk with sheaves of wheat on the top flanked by tulips, the front with a row of tulips on a More ...

Paint-decorated "CAROM & POCKET BILLIARDS" Trade Sign

Paint-decorated "CAROM & POCKET BILLIARDS" Trade Sign

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
193
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

Paint-decorated "CAROM & POCKET BILLIARDS" Trade Sign, America, late 19th century, double-sided sign painted in fanciful black and polychrome shadowed lettering on a white ground with two groups of More ...

Gilt and Black-painted "Mrs. E.M. FARNSWORTH, DRESS MAKER." Trade Sign

Gilt and Black-painted "Mrs. E.M. FARNSWORTH, DRESS MAKER." Trade Sign

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
197
Sold for:
$923$750

Gilt and Black-painted "Mrs. E.M. FARNSWORTH, DRESS MAKER." Trade Sign, probably New England, late 19th century, double-sided sign with black-painted frame lettered in gold on both sides, one side More ...