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Ten Pieces of European and Asian Porcelain

Ten Pieces of European and Asian Porcelain

Auction:
2773M
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 18, 2014
Lot:
298
Sold for:
$461$375

Ten Pieces of European and Asian Porcelain, 19th century, including a set of three lobed Meissen plates with hand-painted figural scenes, a Chinese covered box with mythical beast, and a miniature More ...

Three Miniature Gilt-bronze Figures

Three Miniature Gilt-bronze Figures

Auction:
2762B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Nov 22, 2014
Lot:
465
Unsold
 

Three Miniature Gilt-bronze Figures, China, Ming dynasty, standing dressed in a ritual robe, each holding an offering, pinned onto a modern wood stand, figure ht. to 7/8 in. More ...

Monumental Carved Wood Figure of Guanyin

Monumental Carved Wood Figure of Guanyin

Auction:
2762B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Nov 22, 2014
Lot:
588A
Unsold
 

Monumental Carved Wood Figure of Guanyin, Ming dynasty-style, depicting the goddess of compassion in the posture of "royal ease" with one arm resting on her knee and holding part of her robes, the More ...

Carved Wood Portrait Miniature and Needlework Genre Scene

Carved Wood Portrait Miniature and Needlework Genre Scene

Auction:
2754B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 11, 2014
Lot:
285
Sold for:
$246$200

Carved Wood Portrait Miniature and Needlework Genre Scene, the portrait oval format, depicting a figure wearing a grapevine wreath in high relief, ht. 3 1/8; the petit point needlework fragment More ...

Carved Fruitwood Font and Monk Figure

Carved Fruitwood Font and Monk Figure

Auction:
2754B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 11, 2014
Lot:
397
Sold for:
$861$700

Carved Fruitwood Font and Monk Figure, Continental, possibly northern Italy, 18th/19th century, chip-carved as miniature Rococo-style pulpit, with a quadripartite canopy over an open compartment, More ...

Approximately Forty-two Pieces of Mostly Rose Medallion Porcelain

Approximately Forty-two Pieces of Mostly Rose Medallion Porcelain

Auction:
2756T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 09, 2014
Lot:
1486
Sold for:
$461$375

Approximately Forty-two Pieces of Mostly Rose Medallion Porcelain, including a compote, a miniature teapot, sugar, and covered dish with underplate, a blanc-de-chine figure of a woman and child, and More ...

Three Porcelain Items

Three Porcelain Items

Auction:
2756T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 09, 2014
Lot:
1602
Unsold
 

Three Porcelain Items, Japan, 20th century, two satsuma ware, a miniature jar with cover, ht. 4 3/8, and a miniature wine cup with a figure, dia. 2 1/4; a bottle-shaped porcelain jar decorated with More ...

Three Continental Decorative Items

Three Continental Decorative Items

Auction:
2747M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 18, 2014
Lot:
433
Sold for:
$615$500

Three Continental Decorative Items, an Austrian cold-painted bronze figure of a camel and shepherd, stamped illegibly on base, a Hans Muller (Austrian, 1873-1937) miniature bust of Napoleon on a More ...

East Greenland Miniature Wood Chest with Bone Attachments

East Greenland Miniature Wood Chest with Bone Attachments

Auction:
2745B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 06, 2014
Lot:
196
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

East Greenland Miniature Wood Chest with Bone Attachments, c. early 20th century, decorated with riveted human figures, animals, whales, and seacraft, and with bone slat trim, (weathered surface, More ...

Three Portrait Miniatures

Three Portrait Miniatures

Auction:
2744M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 10, 2014
Lot:
456
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Three Portrait Miniatures, likely by a member of the DaLee family, second quarter 19th century, watercolor and pencil on paper, the three half-length figures in profile facing left, each depicted More ...

Miniature Carved and Painted Standing Wigeon Figure

Miniature Carved and Painted Standing Wigeon Figure

Auction:
2744M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 10, 2014
Lot:
724
Sold for:
$738$600

Miniature Carved and Painted Standing Wigeon Figure, Anthony Elmer Crowell (1862-1952), East Harwich, Massachusetts, on a carved mound base, with impressed rectangular maker's mark and inscribed More ...

Jess Blackstone Miniature Carved and Painted Rose-breasted Grosbeak Figure

Jess Blackstone Miniature Carved and Painted Rose-breasted Grosbeak Figure

Auction:
2744M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 10, 2014
Lot:
725
Sold for:
$984$800

Jess Blackstone Miniature Carved and Painted Rose-breasted Grosbeak Figure, New Hampshire, third quarter 20th century, carved wooden bird with scratch-feather surface, mounted on a carved rock-form More ...

Miniature Carved and Painted Oriole Figure

Miniature Carved and Painted Oriole Figure

Auction:
2743T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2014
Lot:
1391
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Miniature Carved and Painted Oriole Figure, Anthony Elmer Crowell (1862-1952), East Harwich, Massachusetts, on a carved mound base, with impressed rectangular maker's mark on base, ht. 2 in. More ...

Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman

Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman

Auction:
2740B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 19, 2014
Lot:
485
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Portrait Miniature of a Gentleman, late 18th/early 19th century, oval format, the standing figure in powdered wig and military uniform, unsigned, in a gilt-metal frame with ribband crest and reeded More ...

Five Portrait Miniatures and a Pair of Miniature Framed Classical Scenes

Five Portrait Miniatures and a Pair of Miniature Framed Classical Scenes

Auction:
2741M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2014
Lot:
181
Sold for:
$277$225

Five Portrait Miniatures and a Pair of Miniature Framed Classical Scenes, the miniatures set in assorted gilt metal and bone frames, including a figure of a crowned woman signed "Volney" and a More ...

Five Brown-glazed Toby Jugs

Five Brown-glazed Toby Jugs

Auction:
2741M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 17, 2014
Lot:
420
Unsold
 

Five Brown-glazed Toby Jugs, including one luster, one marked Gibson & Sons, and a pair of miniature brown and white figural jugs, ht. 3 to 7 in. More ...

Three Tramp Art Items

Three Tramp Art Items

Auction:
2739T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 10, 2014
Lot:
1713
Sold for:
$185$150

Three Tramp Art Items, America, 19th and 20th century, a one-drawer shaving mirror with tramp art star affixed to upholstered case; a miniature step-back cupboard with three shelves, two drawers, More ...

Three Porcelain Items

Three Porcelain Items

Auction:
2736M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 19, 2014
Lot:
266
Sold for:
$185$150

Three Porcelain Items, China, a pair of miniature covered jars with figural decoration, mark on base. ht. 2 7/8, and a baluster vase with gilt handles, painted with ladies at leisure in a garden More ...

Miniature Painting

Miniature Painting

Auction:
2736M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 19, 2014
Lot:
389
Sold for:
$738$600

Miniature Painting, Persia, 19th century, gilt and colors on paper, depictions of winged figures with calligraphic inscriptions, framed and glazed, 8 x 6 1/2 in. More ...

Collection of Books on Japanese and Indian Art

Collection of Books on Japanese and Indian Art

Auction:
2736M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 19, 2014
Lot:
492
Sold for:
$154$125

Collection of Books on Japanese and Indian Art, approximately forty books, including Grilli Japanese Screen, Cahill Scholar Painters of Japan, Okada Indian Miniatures of the Mugal Court, Hallade More ...

Three Asian Ivory Figures and an Ivory Painting

Three Asian Ivory Figures and an Ivory Painting

Auction:
2736M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 19, 2014
Lot:
528
Sold for:
$185$150

Three Asian Ivory Figures and an Ivory Painting, 19th/20th century, a Chinese carved figure of an man and a woman, both on stands; an elephant with its calf, ht. to 7, and an Indian miniature More ...

Persian Manuscript with Twenty-eight Miniatures.

Persian Manuscript with Twenty-eight Miniatures.

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
246
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Persian Manuscript with Twenty-eight Miniatures. Tall narrow format manuscript in Persian on paper, approximately 250 leaves, miniatures done in bright colors, with gold accents, exhibiting More ...

Group of Mostly Modern Folk Carving

Group of Mostly Modern Folk Carving

Auction:
2726M
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2014
Lot:
95
Sold for:
$98$80

Group of Mostly Modern Folk Carving, including a miniature Windsor, a carved polychrome penguin, a papier-mache Santa figure, and a figural letter opener of a ballerina, ht. to 10 in. More ...

Fifteen Pieces of Miniature Furniture

Fifteen Pieces of Miniature Furniture

Auction:
2726M
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2014
Lot:
150
Sold for:
$523$425

Fifteen Pieces of Miniature Furniture, a six-piece set with floral enameling: two armchairs, two side chairs, a settee, and a table; a six-piece set with needlepoint upholstery: an armrocker, a side More ...

Approximately Thirty-seven Miniature Porcelain Items

Approximately Thirty-seven Miniature Porcelain Items

Auction:
2726M
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2014
Lot:
200
Sold for:
$677$550

Approximately Thirty-seven Miniature Porcelain Items, including a Spode tea set, a German porcelain tea set, and various figures, ht. to 4 1/2 in. More ...

Six Porcelain Figures

Six Porcelain Figures

Auction:
2726M
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2014
Lot:
580
Sold for:
$369$300

Six Porcelain Figures, late 19th century, including a covered box with two cats adorning the lid, a boat and cherub with applied flowers, and a miniature jug with cat and flowers, ht. to 6 1/2 in. More ...

Group of Decorative Accessories

Group of Decorative Accessories

Auction:
2716M
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 10, 2014
Lot:
1100
Sold for:
$123$100

Group of Decorative Accessories, four woven splint baskets, including two miniatures, a funnel, and a cast brass figure of Lady Liberty, ht. to 12, dia. to 14 1/4 in. More ...

Five Christian Grand Tour Souvenirs

Five Christian Grand Tour Souvenirs

Auction:
2715B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 05, 2014
Lot:
202
Unsold
 

Five Christian Grand Tour Souvenirs, Rome, Italy, late 19th century, two carved alabaster figures of the Martyrdom of St. Cecilia after Stefano Maderno, the original in the Church of St. Cecilia, More ...

Four Grand Tour Red Figure Ceramic Vessels

Four Grand Tour Red Figure Ceramic Vessels

Auction:
2715B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 05, 2014
Lot:
265
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Four Grand Tour Red Figure Ceramic Vessels, second half 19th century, three from Naples, Italy: two aryballos depicting a female figure with a swan and a male figure feeding a griffin, ht. 6 1/4, More ...

Miniature Carved and Painted Duck Figural Group

Miniature Carved and Painted Duck Figural Group

Auction:
2712M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 13, 2014
Lot:
953
Sold for:
$523$425

Miniature Carved and Painted Duck Figural Group, stamped on underside "Russ Burr/Hingham, Mass," ht. 6 3/4, wd. 5 3/4, dp. 2 1/2 in. More ...