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Four Miniature Meissen Porcelain Figures

Four Miniature Meissen Porcelain Figures

Auction:
2835B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 18, 2015
Lot:
306
Sold for:
$338$275

Four Miniature Meissen Porcelain Figures, Germany, 20th century, each polychrome enamel decorated, two women, ht. 2 3/8, 2 1/2; a bird perched on a branch, ht. 2 1/4; and a rooster and hen group, More ...

Chinoiserie Decorated Black Lacquer Miniature Cabinet

Chinoiserie Decorated Black Lacquer Miniature Cabinet

Auction:
2835B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 18, 2015
Lot:
501
Sold for:
$554$450

Chinoiserie Decorated Black Lacquer Miniature Cabinet, probably England, mid to late 19th century, with decoupage figural scenes in blue and gilt, doors and one shelf, ht. 23, wd. 15 1/2, dp. 7 3/4 More ...

W.B. Paige Folk Art Carvings, Tools, and Box

W.B. Paige Folk Art Carvings, Tools, and Box

Auction:
2832M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 16, 2015
Lot:
267
Sold for:
$492$400

W.B. Paige Folk Art Carvings, Tools, and Box, Greenwich, Massachusetts, late 19th/early 20th century, the box containing a set of whittling tools and carved miniature items including a violin, More ...

Fourteen Carved and Painted Songbird Figures

Fourteen Carved and Painted Songbird Figures

Auction:
2832M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 16, 2015
Lot:
508
Sold for:
$492$400

Fourteen Carved and Painted Songbird Figures, Helen Lay Strong, 1962-75, all mounted on carved roots, including a bluebird, and thirteen miniatures: two Northern Cardinals, a Gold-crowned Kinglet, a More ...

Sixteen Antique Mostly Wooden Decorative Objects

Sixteen Antique Mostly Wooden Decorative Objects

Auction:
2824T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 08, 2015
Lot:
1292
Sold for:
$431$350

Sixteen Antique Mostly Wooden Decorative Objects, America, 19th and 20th century, including seven miniatures: two splint baskets, a painted milking stool, a carved cattle yoke, a leather yoke, a More ...

Four Leaves of Miniature Paintings

Four Leaves of Miniature Paintings

Auction:
2810B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - May 16, 2015
Lot:
28
Unsold
 

Four Leaves of Miniature Paintings, Persia or India, 18th/19th century, opaque color and gold on paper, each depicting a different narrative scene surrounded by an intricately patterned foliate More ...

Two Erotic Composite Animal Miniature Paintings

Two Erotic Composite Animal Miniature Paintings

Auction:
2810B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - May 16, 2015
Lot:
42
Unsold
 

Two Erotic Composite Animal Miniature Paintings, India, 19th century, opaque color on paper, one depicting a camel, the other an antelope, each composed of multiple erotic figures, bordered by More ...

Five Small Ceramic Items

Five Small Ceramic Items

Auction:
2810B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - May 16, 2015
Lot:
188
Unsold
 

Five Small Ceramic Items, China and Japan, 19th and 20th century, a bleu de hue dish, thinly potted, with metal-clad rim, painted with a panoramic landscape with figures, an ox, and a pavilion, More ...

Three Miniature Gilt-bronze Figures

Three Miniature Gilt-bronze Figures

Auction:
2810B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - May 16, 2015
Lot:
413
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 ...

Print of a Persian Miniature

Print of a Persian Miniature

Auction:
2799M
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 09, 2015
Lot:
363
Unsold
 

Print of a Persian Miniature, depicting Mohammed ascending to paradise riding Buraq, surrounded by winged figures, sight size 6 x 3 7/8 in. More ...

Twenty-one Pieces of Transfer-decorated Pottery

Twenty-one Pieces of Transfer-decorated Pottery

Auction:
2789M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 19, 2015
Lot:
581
Sold for:
$923$750

Twenty-one Pieces of Transfer-decorated Pottery, including an Enoch Wood & Sons blue transfer-decorated Franklin memorial plate, a miniature Staffordshire figural group, and a collection of child's More ...

Group of Jewelry and Portrait Miniatures

Group of Jewelry and Portrait Miniatures

Auction:
2788T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 12, 2015
Lot:
1258
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Group of Jewelry and Portrait Miniatures, including two Russian enameled medallions of saints, a sterling silver cigarette case with enameled figural scene of a maiden, a 22kt gold pendant with a More ...

Fourteen Carved and Painted Songbird Figures

Fourteen Carved and Painted Songbird Figures

Auction:
2785T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 24, 2015
Lot:
1204
Unsold
 

Fourteen Carved and Painted Songbird Figures, Helen Lay Strong, 1962-75, all mounted on carved roots, including a bluebird, and thirteen miniatures: two Northern Cardinals, a Gold-crowned Kinglet, a More ...

Two Groups of Miniature Paintings

Two Groups of Miniature Paintings

Auction:
2783T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Feb 17, 2015
Lot:
1372
Sold for:
$492$400

Two Groups of Miniature Paintings, China, 19th/20th century, color on pith paper, mostly depicting figures in dress customary to their rank, nine in each glazed frame, eighteen in total, each More ...

Five Brown-glazed Toby Jugs

Five Brown-glazed Toby Jugs

Auction:
2773M
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 18, 2014
Lot:
201
Sold for:
$123$100

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

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 ...