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Civil War Figural Sandstone Carving

Civil War Figural Sandstone Carving

Auction:
2620M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2012
Lot:
791
Sold for:
$1,020$850

Civil War Figural Sandstone Carving, America, early 20th century, depicting two mounted military figures in relief, the Confederate Generals Lee and Jackson, including stand, ht. 22, wd. 26, dp. 1 More ...

Riis, Jacob (1849-1914) Nine Associated Books.

Riis, Jacob (1849-1914) Nine Associated Books.

Auction:
2611M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 13, 2012
Lot:
1027
Sold for:
$59$50

Riis, Jacob (1849-1914) Nine Associated Books. All books dedicated to or signed by Riis: Kate Upson Clark's Bringing Up Boys, New York, [1899], inscribed by Clark to Riis; Doty's A Manual of More ...

Civil War Figural Sandstone Carving

Civil War Figural Sandstone Carving

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2012
Lot:
318
Unsold
 

Civil War Figural Sandstone Carving, America, early 20th century, depicting two mounted military figures in relief, the Confederate Generals Lee and Jackson, including stand, ht. 22, wd. 26, dp. 1 More ...

Henry Willard (American, 1800-1857)    The Village Smithy

Henry Willard (American, 1800-1857) The Village Smithy

Auction:
2606M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 18, 2012
Lot:
41
Sold for:
$547$450

Henry Willard (American, 1800-1857) The Village Smithy. Unsigned, identified in a handwritten letter affixed to the reverse. Oil on panel, 10 3/4 x 14 7/8 in., framed. Condition: Minor More ...

Fifteen Goebel/Hummel Ceramic Figures

Fifteen Goebel/Hummel Ceramic Figures

Auction:
2602M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 14, 2012
Lot:
1117
Sold for:
$237$200

Fifteen Goebel/Hummel Ceramic Figures, including The Artist, Home from Market, Ohh My Tooth, Homeward Bound, Little Hiker, Apple Tree Boy and Girl, Lucky Boy, Band Leader, Latest News, Feeding Time, More ...

Charles John Dickman (American, 1863-1943)      View of the Bohemian Grove, Monte Rio, California

Charles John Dickman (American, 1863-1943) View of the Bohemian Grove, Monte Rio, California

Auction:
2598B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 18, 2012
Lot:
301
Sold for:
$4,444$3,750

Charles John Dickman (American, 1863-1943) View of the Bohemian Grove, Monte Rio, California Dedicated and signed "TO MY FRIEND J. ALLEN PARSONS / C. J. DICKMAN" l.r. Oil on canvas, 40 x 22 in. More ...

Collection 19th and 20th Century Autographs

Collection 19th and 20th Century Autographs

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 16, 2012
Lot:
486E
Sold for:
$608$500

Collection 19th and 20th Century Autographs, including late 19th and 20th century theater entertainers, 19th century documents, figures from business, politics, government, science, writers, More ...

William G. Chamberline Albumen   Print of Chief Ouray-Ute

William G. Chamberline Albumen Print of Chief Ouray-Ute

Auction:
2596B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 12, 2012
Lot:
322
Sold for:
$356$300

William G. Chamberline Albumen Print of Chief Ouray-Ute, 1868, "leader of the Southern Utes 1860-1880 period. A distinguished warrior and delegate to Washington D.C. on two occasions," mounted on More ...

Constantino Brumidi (Italian/American, 1805-1880)

Constantino Brumidi (Italian/American, 1805-1880)

Auction:
2585B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2012
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$539,500$475,000

Constantino Brumidi (Italian/American, 1805-1880) Study for The Apotheosis of Washington in the Rotunda of the United States Capitol Building. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, dia. 35 1/4 in., in a molded More ...

Nelson, Viscount Horatio Nelson (1758-1805)

Nelson, Viscount Horatio Nelson (1758-1805)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
180
Unsold
 

Nelson, Viscount Horatio Nelson (1758-1805), Manuscript letter signed, one page, July 22, 1798, as Rear-Admiral, to the master of the ships in his fleet, from the HMS Vanguard at Syracuse [Sicily], More ...

Dutch Baroque Walnut and Fruitwood Veneer Corner Cupboard

Dutch Baroque Walnut and Fruitwood Veneer Corner Cupboard

Auction:
2566B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 15, 2011
Lot:
650
Sold for:
$1,067$900

Dutch Baroque Walnut and Fruitwood Veneer Corner Cupboard, 18th century and later, two-case construction, the upper case with shelves flanked by pilasters set with bronze Corinthian capitals, over More ...

Daniel O'Connell Rockingham Glazed Pottery Pitcher

Daniel O'Connell Rockingham Glazed Pottery Pitcher

Auction:
2558M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2011
Lot:
783
Sold for:
$504$425

Daniel O'Connell Rockingham Glazed Pottery Pitcher, made by Ralph Ragnall Beech, Philadelphia, c. 1850, molded face jug in the likeness of Daniel O'Connell, an Irish political leader in the first More ...

Collection of Al Celley and Duke Ellington Related Business Cards, Passes,   Two Address Books, Etc.

Collection of Al Celley and Duke Ellington Related Business Cards, Passes, Two Address Books, Etc.

Auction:
2546M
Auction:
Discovery - May 11, 2011
Lot:
51
Sold for:
$276$225

Collection of Al Celley and Duke Ellington Related Business Cards, Passes, Two Address Books, Etc., including 1935 U.S. Senate and House Chamber passes, Blue Note, Paris card, band leader cards, More ...

Seven Hummel and Goebel Ceramic Figures and Figural Groups

Seven Hummel and Goebel Ceramic Figures and Figural Groups

Auction:
2534M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 20, 2011
Lot:
1152
Sold for:
$385$325

Seven Hummel and Goebel Ceramic Figures and Figural Groups, including "Follow the Leader," "Baker," "Village Boy," "Little Scholar," "Barnyard Hero," "Little Tailor," and "Little Gardener," ht. to 7 More ...

Continental School, 19th Century      Portrait of a Statesman, thought to be The Right Honorable Charles James Fox (1749-1806)

Continental School, 19th Century Portrait of a Statesman, thought to be The Right Honorable Charles James Fox (1749-1806)

Auction:
2532B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 08, 2011
Lot:
659
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

Continental School, 19th Century Portrait of a Statesman, thought to be The Right Honorable Charles James Fox (1749-1806) Signed "Prillieux" l.l., identified on labels affixed to the stretcher More ...

Anatolian "Lotto"-style Carpet

Anatolian "Lotto"-style Carpet

Auction:
2522B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Oct 23, 2010
Lot:
234
Sold for:
$1,185$1,000

Anatolian "Lotto"-style Carpet, 20th century, (mostly even wear), 11 ft. 2 in. x 8 ft. 4 in. Provenance: Formerly the property of Joan E. Goody, noted architect and cultural leader, Boston. More ...

Pre-Columbian Textile Fragment

Pre-Columbian Textile Fragment

Auction:
2522B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Oct 23, 2010
Lot:
291
Sold for:
$89$75

Pre-Columbian Textile Fragment, South America, 11th-16th century, (mounted in plastic frame), 1 ft. 10 in. x 1 ft. Provenance: Formerly the property of Joan E. Goody, noted architect and More ...

Tabriz Carpet

Tabriz Carpet

Auction:
2522B
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Oct 23, 2010
Lot:
303
Sold for:
$1,126$950

Tabriz Carpet, Northwest Persia, early 20th century, (linear spot of wear in center, very slight end fraying), 9 ft. 10 in. x 7 ft. 4 in. Provenance: Formerly the property of Joan E. Goody, More ...

Set of Six Bird's-eye Maple Veneer Framed Cigarette Card Collections

Set of Six Bird's-eye Maple Veneer Framed Cigarette Card Collections

Auction:
2521M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2010
Lot:
191
Sold for:
$207$175

Set of Six Bird's-eye Maple Veneer Framed Cigarette Card Collections, including fifty John Player "Leaders of Men," twenty-five "Napoleon," fifty "Flag and Shield," sixty Mitchell's "Famous Scots," More ...

Al (Albert) Hirschfeld (American, 1903-2003)      The Kennedy Years - Major World Leaders and Events

Al (Albert) Hirschfeld (American, 1903-2003) The Kennedy Years - Major World Leaders and Events

Auction:
2517B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 24, 2010
Lot:
96
Unsold
 

Al (Albert) Hirschfeld (American, 1903-2003) The Kennedy Years - Major World Leaders and Events, edition of 175. Signed "HIRSCHFELD" in pencil l.r., numbered "97/175" in pencil l.l. dry stamp More ...

Set of Eleven Wilkinson Commemorative Toby Jugs

Set of Eleven Wilkinson Commemorative Toby Jugs

Auction:
2513
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 10, 2010
Lot:
22
Sold for:
$15,405$13,000

Set of Eleven Wilkinson Commemorative Toby Jugs, England, c. 1915-20, after designs by Sir Francis Carruthers Gould, each molded figure polychrome enameled and gilded and depicting political and More ...

William Bradford (American, 1823-1892)      Portrait of the Whaleship Young Hector   off Clark's Point, New Bedford

William Bradford (American, 1823-1892) Portrait of the Whaleship Young Hector off Clark's Point, New Bedford

Auction:
2494
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 07, 2010
Lot:
190
Sold for:
$82,950$70,000

William Bradford (American, 1823-1892) Portrait of the Whaleship Young Hector off Clark's Point, New Bedford. Unsigned, the ship identified on a fragment of paper affixed to the stretcher. Oil More ...

Kerman Pictorial "World Leaders" Rug

Kerman Pictorial "World Leaders" Rug

Auction:
2486
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Dec 05, 2009
Lot:
120
Sold for:
$8,888$7,500

Kerman Pictorial "World Leaders" Rug, Southeast Persia, late 19th century, (small areas of wear in center, tan, brown, and black oxidation), 7 ft. 10 in. x 4 ft. 9 in. More ...

Quarter Plate Daguerreotype of Six Historical Figures

Quarter Plate Daguerreotype of Six Historical Figures

Auction:
2482
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 08, 2009
Lot:
500
Unsold
 

Quarter Plate Daguerreotype of Six Historical Figures, America, c. 1849, this plate features a group of men believed to be five Northern abolitionists and a Southern politician, identified left to More ...

Three Piece Leslie Durbin Silver and Gold Mounted Dresser Set

Three Piece Leslie Durbin Silver and Gold Mounted Dresser Set

Auction:
2475
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 03, 2009
Lot:
51
Unsold
 

Three Piece Leslie Durbin Silver and Gold Mounted Dresser Set, London, 1957-62, comprising hand mirror, hair brush, and comb, each mounted with gold shells and kelp, the mirror with central mermaid More ...

Seven Small Black Jasper Decorative Plaques

Seven Small Black Jasper Decorative Plaques

Auction:
2465
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 11, 2009
Lot:
420
Sold for:
$184$150

Seven Small Black Jasper Decorative Plaques, 19th century, likely Dudson, oval, each depicting a white bust of a Roman leader on black ground, in beaded gilt metal frames, lg. 2 3/4 in. More ...

Antique Natural Pearl and Diamond Necklace

Antique Natural Pearl and Diamond Necklace

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
393
Sold for:
$7,821$6,600

Antique Natural Pearl and Diamond Necklace, composed of eighty-seven saltwater pearls and one freshwater pearl graduating in size from 7.55 x 7.48 mm to 4.44 mm, completed by a rose-cut diamond More ...

Diamond Solitaire

Diamond Solitaire

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
394
Sold for:
$6,281$5,300

Diamond Solitaire, prong-set with an old mine-cut diamond weighing 2.74 cts., 14kt white gold mount, together with a platinum band, size 5 1/2 and 6 3/4, (unmounted). Provenance: Descendants of More ...

Antique 14kt Gold, Ruby and Diamond Brooch/Bracelet, St. Petersburg

Antique 14kt Gold, Ruby and Diamond Brooch/Bracelet, St. Petersburg

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
395
Sold for:
$13,628$11,500

Antique 14kt Gold, Ruby and Diamond Brooch/Bracelet, St. Petersburg, the brooch prong-set with a cabochon ruby measuring approx. 13.25 x 10.51 x 7.60 mm framed by old European-cut diamonds, approx. More ...

Edwardian 14kt Gold, Enamel and Diamond Locket, Russia

Edwardian 14kt Gold, Enamel and Diamond Locket, Russia

Auction:
2462
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 16, 2009
Lot:
396
Sold for:
$5,096$4,300

Edwardian 14kt Gold, Enamel and Diamond Locket, Russia, the guilloche enamel form centering a bezel-set diamond, rose-cut diamond edge, dia. 7/8 in., marked AH. Provenance: Descendants of the More ...