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Ivory Carving

Ivory Carving

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 25, 2010
Lot:
512
Sold for:
$2,963$2,500

Ivory Carving, China, 19th century, standing figure of one of the Eight Daoist Immortals, Li Tieguai, carrying an iron stick in his left hand and holding a gourd bottle in his right, with ruyi-head More ...

Pair of Bronze Vases

Pair of Bronze Vases

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 25, 2010
Lot:
574
Unsold
 

Pair of Bronze Vases, China, of faceted double-gourd shape, ht. 8 in. More ...

Bronze Ear Cup Lamp

Bronze Ear Cup Lamp

Auction:
2512
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Jun 25, 2010
Lot:
628
Sold for:
$178$150

Bronze Ear Cup Lamp, China, of ovoid shape, decorated with inlaid wire design of clouds, double gourd mark with Chinese character le (happiness) carved to the base, ht. approx. 2 1/2 in. More ...

Two Pre-Columbian Decorated Gourds

Two Pre-Columbian Decorated Gourds

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
198
Sold for:
$504$425

Two Pre-Columbian Decorated Gourds, Peru, Nazca, c. 200-600 A.D., both with incised decoration, the first with chevrons filled with abstract curvilinear and avian designs, the second decorated with More ...

Priscilla Longshore Garrett (American, 1907-1992)      Still Life with Casaba Melon

Priscilla Longshore Garrett (American, 1907-1992) Still Life with Casaba Melon

Auction:
2500
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 14, 2010
Lot:
5
Sold for:
$415$350

Priscilla Longshore Garrett (American, 1907-1992) Still Life with Casaba Melon Signed "Priscilla Longshore Garrett." l.r. Oil on artist board, 18 x 21 3/4 in., framed. Condition: Minor More ...

Small Mochaware Jug

Small Mochaware Jug

Auction:
2494
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 07, 2010
Lot:
147
Sold for:
$2,370$2,000

Small Mochaware Jug, Britain, c. 1780, barrel-form jug with green reeded bands flanking the black, rust, and pumpkin slip marbled field, (old repaired crack on side, minute spout chip), ht. 5 in. More ...

Two Schafer Vater Bisque Porcelain Novelty Figures

Two Schafer Vater Bisque Porcelain Novelty Figures

Auction:
2481
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 24, 2009
Lot:
586
Sold for:
$533$450

Two Schafer Vater Bisque Porcelain Novelty Figures, Germany, early 20th century, unmarked, depicting caricatures of black children, comprising a child in pink pantaloons, white shirt, and pink fez, More ...

Four Small Schafer Vater Bisque Porcelain Novelty Figurines

Four Small Schafer Vater Bisque Porcelain Novelty Figurines

Auction:
2481
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 24, 2009
Lot:
589
Sold for:
$504$425

Four Small Schafer Vater Bisque Porcelain Novelty Figurines, Germany, early 20th century, three unmarked, depicting caricatures of black children, including a figure of a crawling naked toddler More ...

Two Jade Snuff Bottles

Two Jade Snuff Bottles

Auction:
2480
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 17, 2009
Lot:
306
Sold for:
$178$150

Two Jade Snuff Bottles, pale green with emerald markings, one double bottle, the other carved as a gourd and foliage, lg. 2 in. More ...

Five Jade Pendants

Five Jade Pendants

Auction:
2480
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 17, 2009
Lot:
337
Sold for:
$207$175

Five Jade Pendants, green with bright green markings, carving of gourds and melons, lg. to 2 in. More ...

Jade Snuff Bottle

Jade Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2480
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 17, 2009
Lot:
371
Sold for:
$356$300

Jade Snuff Bottle, pear-shaped green stone with brilliant markings, surface carved with gourd plants and foliage, ht. 2 1/4 in. More ...

Three Jade Snuff Bottles

Three Jade Snuff Bottles

Auction:
2480
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 17, 2009
Lot:
451
Sold for:
$119$100

Three Jade Snuff Bottles, stones of green with bright markings, one double-gourd shape, a flattened pear shape, and a rectangular shape with rounded corners, surfaces carved with bats, a squirrel More ...

Pre-Columbian Pyro-Engraved Gourd Bowl

Pre-Columbian Pyro-Engraved Gourd Bowl

Auction:
2473
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 26, 2009
Lot:
75
Sold for:
$296$250

Pre-Columbian Pyro-Engraved Gourd Bowl, northern Argentina, c. 200 B.C.-100 A.D., depicting a spider (?), several "Reas" or "Nandus" (flightless birds unique to the South American continent), (with More ...

Hawaiian Calabash

Hawaiian Calabash

Auction:
2473
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 26, 2009
Lot:
188
Sold for:
$1,185$1,000

Hawaiian Calabash, 19th century, the shallow circular form of koa wood with light and dark grain, hand-carved with traditional finish, ht. 4 3/4, dia. 8 1/2 in. More ...

Six Wood and Bone Asian Scholar's Stone and Other Items

Six Wood and Bone Asian Scholar's Stone and Other Items

Auction:
2466
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 16, 2009
Lot:
1045
Sold for:
$47$40

Six Wood and Bone Asian Scholar's Stone and Other Items, including a rectangular stone in fitted wooden base, a carved horn figure of a man, a carved wooden figure, a wooden bowl, and two gourds. More ...

Agate Carving

Agate Carving

Auction:
2454
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 24, 2009
Lot:
679
Unsold
 

Agate Carving, China, scene of a Taoist Immortal emerging from a double gourd, 4 x 4 in. More ...

Jade Snuff Bottle

Jade Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2454
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 24, 2009
Lot:
850
Sold for:
$1,007$850

Jade Snuff Bottle, flattened double gourd form, green stone with brilliant apple green markings, ht. 2 1/4 in. More ...

Lacquered Gourd Snuff Bottle

Lacquered Gourd Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2454
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 24, 2009
Lot:
867
Sold for:
$178$150

Lacquered Gourd Snuff Bottle, China, 19th century, coral top, lg. 2 in. More ...

Jade Snuff Bottle

Jade Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2454
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 24, 2009
Lot:
873
Sold for:
$770$650

Jade Snuff Bottle, 19th century, gray stone with russet areas, pebble form carved as a gourd with foliage, amethyst top, lg. 2 in. More ...

Cinnabar Bottle

Cinnabar Bottle

Auction:
2454
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 24, 2009
Lot:
1134
Sold for:
$1,185$1,000

Cinnabar Bottle, China, 19th century, double gourd form, deeply carved with figures in a mountain landscape, silver top inset with a tourmaline, ht. 5 in. More ...

Opium Pipe

Opium Pipe

Auction:
2454
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 24, 2009
Lot:
1147
Sold for:
$504$425

Opium Pipe, China, late 19th century, gourd with brass mounts, carved and painted wooden box, lg. 14 in. More ...

Seven Assorted African and Ethnographic Items

Seven Assorted African and Ethnographic Items

Auction:
2453
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 15, 2009
Lot:
129
Sold for:
$83$70

Seven Assorted African and Ethnographic Items, a drum, wooden mask, metal bells, a brooch, carved wood figure, dried gourd carrier, and a metal censer with cover. More ...

Gebelein Sterling Open Sugar and Creamer Set

Gebelein Sterling Open Sugar and Creamer Set

Auction:
2451
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 18, 2009
Lot:
193
Sold for:
$444$375

Gebelein Sterling Open Sugar and Creamer Set, Boston, c. 1930s, melon shaped, on scrolled feet, creamer ht. 3 1/2, sugar 3 5/8 in., approx. 29 troy oz. More ...

Folk Carved and Painted Wooden Sliced Watermelon and Four Slices

Folk Carved and Painted Wooden Sliced Watermelon and Four Slices

Auction:
2445
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 26, 2009
Lot:
1167B
Sold for:
$207$175

Folk Carved and Painted Wooden Sliced Watermelon and Four Slices, signed "Ron S. Rodriguez, 5-20-96," melon approx. lg. 24 in. More ...

Pumpkin-painted Turned Maple Bowl

Pumpkin-painted Turned Maple Bowl

Auction:
2431
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 01, 2008
Lot:
712
Sold for:
$474$400

Pumpkin-painted Turned Maple Bowl, probably New England, early 19th century, ht. 5, dia. 14 1/2 in. More ...

Hornbill Snuff Bottle

Hornbill Snuff Bottle

Auction:
2430
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Oct 18, 2008
Lot:
417
Sold for:
$889$750

Hornbill Snuff Bottle, 19th century, one side carved with a rabbit, the other a phoenix, double gourds at either side, ht. 1 3/4 in. More ...

Wood & Hughes Sterling Aesthetic Movement Pickle Dish

Wood & Hughes Sterling Aesthetic Movement Pickle Dish

Auction:
2426
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 03, 2008
Lot:
350
Sold for:
$533$450

Wood & Hughes Sterling Aesthetic Movement Pickle Dish, third quarter 19th century, formed as an elongated, stylized melon, with reeded loop handle ending in a cucumber with a leaf, on ball feet, More ...

Wax-over-Composition Pumpkin Head

Wax-over-Composition Pumpkin Head

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
1148
Sold for:
$85$85

Wax-over-Composition Pumpkin Head, with closed mouth, dark brown pupil-less glass eyes, molded blonde hair molded in waves and tied with a black ribbon, ht. 5 3/8 in., (re-dipped, no body). More ...

Boxwood Netsuke

Boxwood Netsuke

Auction:
2406
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 26, 2008
Lot:
405
Sold for:
$3,200$2,700

Boxwood Netsuke, 19th century, gourd plant with fruit and foliage with flowers inlaid in mother-of-pearl, lg. 2 in. More ...

Jade Cup

Jade Cup

Auction:
2406
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 26, 2008
Lot:
470
Sold for:
$889$750

Jade Cup, China, 17th century, melon form with a squirrel and foliage handle, Japanese silver cover, ht. 4 1/2 in. More ...