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Painted "UNDERTAKER" Double-sided Trade Sign

Painted "UNDERTAKER" Double-sided Trade Sign

Auction:
2922M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 15, 2016
Lot:
773
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Painted "UNDERTAKER" Double-sided Trade Sign, America, late 19th century, lettered in gold and bordered in white on a black smalt ground, with applied black-painted molding, (paint wear, losses to More ...

Needlework Sampler "Ann Dobinson,"

Needlework Sampler "Ann Dobinson,"

Auction:
2922M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2016
Lot:
86
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Needlework Sampler "Ann Dobinson," England, dated 1810, worked in silk threads and thick wool yarn on a fine linen ground, composed as a central pictorial register with Adam and Eve seated near the More ...

Needlework Sampler

Needlework Sampler

Auction:
2922M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2016
Lot:
88
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

Needlework Sampler, England, 1793, worked in silk threads on a fine linen ground, composed of registers of flowering vines and potted flowers, above the lower register with central house flanked by More ...

Near Pair of Needlework Pictures of Fruiting Grapevines

Near Pair of Needlework Pictures of Fruiting Grapevines

Auction:
2922M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2016
Lot:
89
Unsold
 

Near Pair of Needlework Pictures of Fruiting Grapevines, probably England, late 18th century, each worked in silk and metallic threads on linen ground, the vines issuing from blue bowls with More ...

Early Cutwork Picture of an Urn of Flowers

Early Cutwork Picture of an Urn of Flowers

Auction:
2922M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2016
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Early Cutwork Picture of an Urn of Flowers, probably America, with cutwork initials and date "JB/1760," the white paper very finely cut and applied to a black ground, (minor imperfections), overall More ...

Needlework and Watercolor Picture

Needlework and Watercolor Picture

Auction:
2918T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 09, 2016
Lot:
1221
Unsold
 

Needlework and Watercolor Picture, America or England, early 19th century, worked in silk threads on a silk ground, with details and sky painted in watercolor, a young boy carrying water with a maid More ...

Illustrated Story

Illustrated Story

Auction:
2910M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 16, 2016
Lot:
329
Sold for:
$37$30

Illustrated Story, India, depicting a hunting scene with a man riding an elephant aiming a rifle at a tiger, two other hunters with swords, a white dog chasing after a boar and jumping deer, over a More ...

Bench Table with Hinged Cover

Bench Table with Hinged Cover

Auction:
2910M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 16, 2016
Lot:
486
Sold for:
$338$275

Bench Table with Hinged Cover, Tibet, sectioned with bordered bands, painted on wood with the front decorated with a dragon-and-phoenix design against a red ground and a ball on the two sides, plain More ...

Painted "Shaker Chairs and Fancy Goods" Sign

Painted "Shaker Chairs and Fancy Goods" Sign

Auction:
2898M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2016
Lot:
178
Sold for:
$461$375

Painted "Shaker Chairs and Fancy Goods" Sign, reportedly Maine, 20th century, with shaped black-painted crest above a white ground lettered in black, ht. 56 1/2, wd. 41 in. More ...

Paint-decorated Tin Document Box

Paint-decorated Tin Document Box

Auction:
2897M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 21, 2016
Lot:
57
Sold for:
$3,750$3,750

Paint-decorated Tin Document Box, Stevens Plain, Maine, 19th century, decorated with yellow and red flowers with green leaves on a black ground, ht. 5 1/2, wd. 9, dp. 5 in. Provenance: Acquired More ...

Snelling Painted "Act of Parliament" Clock

Snelling Painted "Act of Parliament" Clock

Auction:
2890M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 29, 2016
Lot:
49
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Snelling Painted "Act of Parliament" Clock, Alton, Hampshire England, c. 1785, the painted pine case with black ground, gilt scrollwork, lower door with applied portrait of a woman in a red dress, More ...

Two Paintings Depicting a Cat

Two Paintings Depicting a Cat

Auction:
2906T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 31, 2016
Lot:
1519
Sold for:
$923$750

Two Paintings Depicting a Cat, Japan, after Takahashi Hiroaki (1871-1945), one depicting a white cat with red scarf against a black ground; and the other a black cat with red scarf against a blank More ...

Lacquer Painting Depicting a Man on a Boat

Lacquer Painting Depicting a Man on a Boat

Auction:
2885B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 19, 2016
Lot:
515
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Lacquer Painting Depicting a Man on a Boat, Vietnam, Thanh Le (b. 1919), using eggshell pieces inlaid on a black-lacquered ground, signed "Thanhle" in gold in the bottom right corner, eggshell and More ...

Set of Eight Painted and Stenciled Fancy Chairs

Set of Eight Painted and Stenciled Fancy Chairs

Auction:
2886M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 10, 2016
Lot:
336
Sold for:
$523$425

Set of Eight Painted and Stenciled Fancy Chairs, attributed to Martha Cahoon, two arms and six side chairs, with black-painted ground, stenciled fruit over ball-and-slat backs, woven rush balloon More ...

Federal Paint-decorated Dressing Table

Federal Paint-decorated Dressing Table

Auction:
2886M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 10, 2016
Lot:
657
Sold for:
$215$175

Federal Paint-decorated Dressing Table, New England, early 19th century, the black ground with fruit decoration and yellow pinstriping, ht. 34, wd. 38, dp. 19 1/2 in. More ...

Fraternal Symbols Tracing Board

Fraternal Symbols Tracing Board

Auction:
2880B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 27, 2016
Lot:
317
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Fraternal Symbols Tracing Board, reportedly Connecticut, c. 1820, oil on canvas laid onto academy board, yellow and brown pigment on black ground depicting a sun, moon, ark, compass, wheelbarrow, More ...

"House for Sale" Sign

"House for Sale" Sign

Auction:
2880B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 27, 2016
Lot:
479
Sold for:
$677$550

"House for Sale" Sign, the bold lettering in black and gray, with a pointed hand on a white ground, in a black-painted frame, (imperfections), ht. 14 1/2, wd. 44 in. More ...

Pair of Empire-style Hand-painted Porcelain Vases

Pair of Empire-style Hand-painted Porcelain Vases

Auction:
2875B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 09, 2016
Lot:
596
Sold for:
$185$150

Pair of Empire-style Hand-painted Porcelain Vases, Continental, late 19th/early 20th century, each urn-shaped, with black ground and a polychrome draped figure, with floral bouquet on reverse side, More ...

Neolithic Funerary Urn

Neolithic Funerary Urn

Auction:
2872T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 10, 2015
Lot:
1885
Sold for:
$74$60

Neolithic Funerary Urn, China, c. 2000 B.C., the red ground with geometric patterns painted with black pigment, the interior rim painted with a band of semicircles, dia. 5 3/4, ht. 5 in. More ...

Four Hanging Scroll Thangkas

Four Hanging Scroll Thangkas

Auction:
2872T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 10, 2015
Lot:
2265
Unsold
 

Four Hanging Scroll Thangkas, China, depicting various deities including Buddha, accompanied with other deities including lama figures, one depicting in gold lines a seated Bodhisattva in the center More ...

Illustrated Story

Illustrated Story

Auction:
2872T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 10, 2015
Lot:
2329
Unsold
 

Illustrated Story, India, depicting a hunting scene with a man riding an elephant aiming a rifle at a tiger, two other hunters with swords, a white dog chasing after a boar and jumping deer, over a More ...

Art Deco-style Bracelet and Brooch

Art Deco-style Bracelet and Brooch

Auction:
2870B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 05, 2015
Lot:
88
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Art Deco-style Bracelet and Brooch Enamel, marcasite Bracelet composed of three round links set with marcasite with Asian-inspired enamel center plaques, alternated by rectangular enamel links More ...

Large Hopi Pottery Bowl

Large Hopi Pottery Bowl

Auction:
2864T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 12, 2015
Lot:
1585
Sold for:
$123$100

Large Hopi Pottery Bowl, painted on the inside with red and black abstract designs on a cream ground, (a couple of hairline cracks from the rim), dia. 14 1/4, ht. 6 in. More ...

Carved and Painted "POST OFFICE" Sign

Carved and Painted "POST OFFICE" Sign

Auction:
2855B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2015
Lot:
211
Sold for:
$246$200

Carved and Painted "POST OFFICE" Sign, New York, late 19th century, the sign with curved sides lettered "POST OFFICE/MILLERS-MILLS" in silver on a black smalt ground, ht. 10 3/4, lg. 45 1/2 in. More ...

Small Needlework Picture of a Mansion

Small Needlework Picture of a Mansion

Auction:
2858T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 19, 2015
Lot:
1117
Sold for:
$246$200

Small Needlework Picture of a Mansion, probably Massachusetts, early 19th century, worked in silk threads on a silk ground, with watercolor details en grisaille, in black-painted and gilt eglomise More ...

Four Wood Kushi   Combs

Four Wood Kushi Combs

Auction:
2843B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 19, 2015
Lot:
256
Unsold
 

Four Wood Kushi Combs, Japan, 20th century, one decorated with flowers in hiramakie, some details painted in red and black lacquer; one with a tree branch with leaves in hiramaki-e, some details in More ...

Bench Table with Hinged Cover

Bench Table with Hinged Cover

Auction:
2837T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 10, 2015
Lot:
1022
Unsold
 

Bench Table with Hinged Cover, Tibet, sectioned with bordered bands, painted on wood with the front decorated with a dragon-and-phoenix design against a red ground and a ball on the two sides, plain More ...

Two Paintings Depicting a Cat

Two Paintings Depicting a Cat

Auction:
2837T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 10, 2015
Lot:
1391
Unsold
 

Two Paintings Depicting a Cat, Japan, Takahashi Hiroaki (1871-1945), one depicting a white cat with red scarf against a black ground; and the other a black cat with red scarf against a blank More ...

Four Silk Kimonos

Four Silk Kimonos

Auction:
2837T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 10, 2015
Lot:
1449
Unsold
 

Four Silk Kimonos, Japan, early 20th century, one depicting a snowy village scene on the exterior with three embroidered white cranes, the inside with colorful origami cranes; one yuzen painted silk More ...

Paint-decorated Dome-top Tin Document Box

Paint-decorated Dome-top Tin Document Box

Auction:
2838M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 09, 2015
Lot:
1006
Sold for:
$492$400

Paint-decorated Dome-top Tin Document Box, America, possibly Connecticut, 19th century, front panel with flower and vine decoration in red, yellow, and green with serrated leaves, sides and top with More ...