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Six Books on Violin-making

Six Books on Violin-making

Auction:
3007B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - May 14, 2017
Lot:
317
Sold for:
$246$200

Six Books on Violin-making, Geometry, Proportion and the Art of Lutherie; Geometric Model of the Violin; The Shape of Stradivari Forms and Violins; The Classic Lines of Italian Violin Making; and More ...

San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Plate

San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Plate

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
341
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Plate, signed "Marie and Santana," with a classic feather pattern, dia. 12 3/8 in. More ...

Four-tune Overture Musical Box by Nicole Freres

Four-tune Overture Musical Box by Nicole Freres

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
442
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Four-tune Overture Musical Box by Nicole Freres, late 19th century, no. 46587, Gamme no. 1234, brass tune indicator with engraved tune list, combined repeat/change and tune selector control, More ...

French Bisque Figure of a Woman

French Bisque Figure of a Woman

Auction:
3000B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 07, 2017
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$738$600

French Bisque Figure of a Woman, late 19th century, modeled wearing a hat and dress, sitting on a bench, inscribed "Campagne," and "MANON," to round base, ht. 25 in. N.B. This figure possibly More ...

Pair of Wedgwood Jasper-mounted Crystal Candelabra

Pair of Wedgwood Jasper-mounted Crystal Candelabra

Auction:
3000B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 07, 2017
Lot:
211
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Pair of Wedgwood Jasper-mounted Crystal Candelabra, England, late 19th/early 20th century, each with star-shaped finial atop an obelisk surmounted by a floriform dome suspending drops, two-light More ...

Hutschenreuther Hand-painted Porcelain Plaque of a Nymph

Hutschenreuther Hand-painted Porcelain Plaque of a Nymph

Auction:
3000B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 07, 2017
Lot:
650
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Hutschenreuther Hand-painted Porcelain Plaque of a Nymph, Germany, late 19th century, profile portrait of a woman with long flowing hair, signed "Wagner," the reverse inscribed "Erbluht" and More ...

Plaster Bust and a Framed Woodblock Portrait on Paper of Edward MacDowell

Plaster Bust and a Framed Woodblock Portrait on Paper of Edward MacDowell

Auction:
2997T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 06, 2017
Lot:
1867
Unsold
 

Plaster Bust and a Framed Woodblock Portrait on Paper of Edward MacDowell, woodblock signed "Howard Simon," bust ht. 13, sight size 11 1/2 in. More ...

Two Framed Jack Coughlin (Massachusetts, b. 1932) Etchings

Two Framed Jack Coughlin (Massachusetts, b. 1932) Etchings

Auction:
2997T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 06, 2017
Lot:
2008
Sold for:
$62$50

Two Framed Jack Coughlin (Massachusetts, b. 1932) Etchings, depicting Beethoven and Chopin, sight sizes 8 1/2 x 6 1/4 in. More ...

Eight Books on Chinese Minor Arts

Eight Books on Chinese Minor Arts

Auction:
2986T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 09, 2017
Lot:
1028
Sold for:
$111$90

Eight Books on Chinese Minor Arts, Kwan, Chinese Mother-of-pearl; Fang, Treasures of the Chinese Scholar; Li, Miniature Arts in China; National Palace Museum, Masterpieces of Chinese Miniature More ...

Classical Carved Mahogany Sofa

Classical Carved Mahogany Sofa

Auction:
2981T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
1607
Sold for:
$400$325

Classical Carved Mahogany Sofa, possibly Pennsylvania, 19th century, ht. 34 1/2, wd. 86, dp. 23 in. More ...

Late Classical Upholstered Mahogany Sofa

Late Classical Upholstered Mahogany Sofa

Auction:
2981T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
1747
Sold for:
$523$425

Late Classical Upholstered Mahogany Sofa, 19th century, ht. 35 1/2, wd. 76 1/2, dp. 30 1/2 in. More ...

Plaster Pedestal and Bust of French Composer Jean-Philippe Rameau

Plaster Pedestal and Bust of French Composer Jean-Philippe Rameau

Auction:
2981T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
2065
Sold for:
$431$350

Plaster Pedestal and Bust of French Composer Jean-Philippe Rameau, ht. 67 in. More ...

Classical Carved Mahogany Sofa

Classical Carved Mahogany Sofa

Auction:
2981T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
2133
Sold for:
$123$100

Classical Carved Mahogany Sofa, 19th century, with a reeded frame and foliate-carved panels and rosettes, (damage), ht. 33 1/2, wd. 76, dp. 24 in. More ...

Chevalier of the Order of Arts and Letters Enameled Medal and an Arnold Bax Memorial Medal.     Estimate $60-80

Chevalier of the Order of Arts and Letters Enameled Medal and an Arnold Bax Memorial Medal. Estimate $60-80

Auction:
2982T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
1491
Sold for:
$98$80

Chevalier of the Order of Arts and Letters Enameled Medal and an Arnold Bax Memorial Medal. More ...

Fedor Fedorovich Fedorovsky (Russian, 1883-1955)      Costume Sketches for Prince Igor   (Opera by Borodin)

Fedor Fedorovich Fedorovsky (Russian, 1883-1955) Costume Sketches for Prince Igor (Opera by Borodin)

Auction:
2977B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 27, 2017
Lot:
401
Unsold
 

Fedor Fedorovich Fedorovsky (Russian, 1883-1955) Costume Sketches for Prince Igor (Opera by Borodin). Signed indistinctly and dated "... 29" l.r. Signed indistinctly and dated "...29" l.r. More ...

After Alexei Petrovitch Grachev (Russian, 1780-1850)       Bronze Figural Group of a Cossack Encampment

After Alexei Petrovitch Grachev (Russian, 1780-1850) Bronze Figural Group of a Cossack Encampment

Auction:
2975B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 13, 2017
Lot:
422
Unsold
 

After Alexei Petrovitch Grachev (Russian, 1780-1850) Bronze Figural Group of a Cossack Encampment, depicting a campfire scene with a dog, signature in Cyrillic, foundry mark "F Chopin," ht. 6 More ...

Handel Lamp Base

Handel Lamp Base

Auction:
2969B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 15, 2016
Lot:
60
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Handel Lamp Base Patinated bronze Meriden, Connecticut, early 20th century Three sockets with acorn pulls on ribbed leaf standard joined to curled leaf openwork base, felt base cloth with Handel More ...

Handel Teroma Vase

Handel Teroma Vase

Auction:
2969B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 15, 2016
Lot:
75
Sold for:
$923$750

Handel Teroma Vase Art glass Decorated by John Bailey, Meriden, Connecticut Decorated on both sides with a treescape at sunset, one side with setting sun, signed Handel, numbered 4222, artist More ...

Ben Neill (American, 1914-2001)       Yachting Scene.

Ben Neill (American, 1914-2001) Yachting Scene.

Auction:
2959M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 17, 2016
Lot:
579
Sold for:
$461$375

Ben Neill (American, 1914-2001) Yachting Scene. Signed "BE Neill" l.r. Oil on canvas, 23 1/4 x 29 1/4 in., framed. More ...

Viol Bow, Arnold Dolmetsch

Viol Bow, Arnold Dolmetsch

Auction:
2955B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 05, 2016
Lot:
63
Sold for:
$338$275

Viol Bow, Arnold Dolmetsch, the fluted stick stamped ARNOLD/DOLMETSCH, weight 69.5 grams. More ...

German Violin

German Violin

Auction:
2955B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 05, 2016
Lot:
94
Sold for:
$338$275

German Violin, labeled Otto Ernst Fischer/Guarneri Model ~ OF600, length of back 357 mm, with case. More ...

Three Violins

Three Violins

Auction:
2955B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 05, 2016
Lot:
120
Unsold
 

Three Violins, labeled MADE IN FRANCE, Felice Beretta, and W.G. Latimer, length of back 358, 360, and 360 mm. More ...

German Violin

German Violin

Auction:
2955B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 05, 2016
Lot:
127
Unsold
 

German Violin, labeled THE "CONCERT" VIOLIN/TRADE MARK./MADE IN GERMANY./INSIDE CONSTRUCTION/-BY-/AUGUST GEMUNDER & SONS,/New York., length of back 360 mm, with case. More ...

German Violin

German Violin

Auction:
2955B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 05, 2016
Lot:
148
Sold for:
$308$250

German Violin, labeled Special Model/Paganini./L. LUDWIG, length of back 362 mm. More ...

Violin

Violin

Auction:
2955B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 05, 2016
Lot:
195
Unsold
 

Violin, labeled GAETANO GADDA di MANTOVA/premiato con Medaglia d'Oro/Allievo di STEFANO SCARAMPELLA/Fece in Mantova anno 1930, length of back 355 mm, with case. More ...

Two Nickel-mounted Violin Bows

Two Nickel-mounted Violin Bows

Auction:
2955B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 05, 2016
Lot:
223
Sold for:
$308$250

Two Nickel-mounted Violin Bows, the round sticks stamped ALBERT SCHUBERT, and W.A. Pfretzschner, weight 51.5, and 52.7 grams, (both without hair). More ...

French Violin, Jacques Pierre Thibout, Paris, 1827

French Violin, Jacques Pierre Thibout, Paris, 1827

Auction:
2955B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 05, 2016
Lot:
288
Unsold
 

French Violin, Jacques Pierre Thibout, Paris, 1827, labeled Nouveau procede approuve par l'Institut./THIBOUT, Luthier, rue Rameau,/No. 8, a Paris, 1827, length of back 359 mm, with case. More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Circular Letter Signed, Philadelphia, 19 December 1781.

Washington, George (1732-1799) Circular Letter Signed, Philadelphia, 19 December 1781.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
11
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Washington, George (1732-1799) Circular Letter Signed, Philadelphia, 19 December 1781. Two folio sheets of laid paper, inscribed over four pages, to Virginia Governor Benjamin Harrison V More ...

Bartok, Bela (1881-1945) Signed Photograph.

Bartok, Bela (1881-1945) Signed Photograph.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
55
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Bartok, Bela (1881-1945) Signed Photograph. Black-and-white photograph of the composer, inscribed in the blank margin at the foot in black ink, matted and framed, somewhat faded, 7 1/2 x 5 3/4 in. More ...

Elgar, Sir Edward (1857-1934) Two Autograph Notes Signed.

Elgar, Sir Edward (1857-1934) Two Autograph Notes Signed.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
75
Sold for:
$677$550

Elgar, Sir Edward (1857-1934) Two Autograph Notes Signed. Two short notes in Elgar's hand, each a single sheet inscribed on one page, old folds, sizes vary. (2) More ...