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Northwest Coast Carved Wood Halibut Hook

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Halibut Hook

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
286
Sold for:
$984$800

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Halibut Hook, with two horned animal heads and human face at center, lg. 11 in. More ...

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Halibut Hook

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Halibut Hook

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
289
Sold for:
$492$400

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Halibut Hook, c. 1900, a stylized human form with animal heads as breasts, includes stand, ht. 10 in. More ...

Carved and Painted Goose Decoy

Carved and Painted Goose Decoy

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
663
Sold for:
$246$200

Carved and Painted Goose Decoy, late 19th/early 20th century, with subtle painted head and feather details, lg. 16 3/4 in. Provenance: The Harvey Kahn Collection. More ...

Carved and Painted Man's Head

Carved and Painted Man's Head

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
665
Sold for:
$800$650

Carved and Painted Man's Head, late 19th century, painted facial details and hair, (losses), ht. 12 1/2 in. Provenance: From the collection of Alvin and Annie Schlesinger. More ...

William Anders (American, b. 1933)

William Anders (American, b. 1933)

Auction:
3048M
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Nov 02, 2017
Lot:
126
Sold for:
$17,220$14,000

William Anders (American, b. 1933) First Earthrise seen by human eyes, Apollo 8, December 1968. Vintage chromogenic print on fiber-based Kodak paper with a 'A Kodak Paper' watermark on the verso, More ...

Nasca Head Vessel

Nasca Head Vessel

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
2027
Sold for:
$461$375

Nasca Head Vessel, c. 200-500 AD, polychrome decorated pottery in the form of a stylized human head, (surface wear), ht. 7 1/4 in. Tribal Art More ...

Incan Polychrome Pottery Aryballos

Incan Polychrome Pottery Aryballos

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
2031
Sold for:
$338$275

Incan Polychrome Pottery Aryballos, c. 1200-1425 AD, the figural vessel with human head and relief modeled arms, (paint loss, old repair, minor chips), ht. 10 1/2 in. Tribal Art Property from More ...

Twenty-six Large and Small Cents

Twenty-six Large and Small Cents

Auction:
3026T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 17, 2017
Lot:
1028
Sold for:
$492$400

Twenty-six Large and Small Cents, including a 1797 reverse of 1797 with stems draped bust, approx. AG, 1803 small date/large fraction draped bust, approx. FR, fourteen classic head and braided hair, More ...

Contemporary Alaskan Sculpture

Contemporary Alaskan Sculpture

Auction:
3049T
Auction:
20th Century Design - Aug 17, 2017
Lot:
1771
Sold for:
$185$150

Contemporary Alaskan Sculpture Bone 20th century Carved in the form of a human head with a face on one side and bird on the reverse, illegibly signed, with a C in a circle, ht. 15 in. More ...

Federal Cherry and Pine Tester Bed

Federal Cherry and Pine Tester Bed

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1425
Sold for:
$369$300

Federal Cherry and Pine Tester Bed, New England, early 19th century, with reeded and turned foot posts and turned head posts joining a shaped headboard, all joined by rails and a shaped tester More ...

Wedgwood & Bentley Black Basalt Stirrup Cup

Wedgwood & Bentley Black Basalt Stirrup Cup

Auction:
3020B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
84
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Wedgwood & Bentley Black Basalt Stirrup Cup, England, c. 1775, modeled in the form of a fox head, with silver rim, impressed mark, lg. 5 in. Provenance: Heisel collection, The Victor & Muriel More ...

Spode Black Basalt Vase and Cover

Spode Black Basalt Vase and Cover

Auction:
3020B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
108
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Spode Black Basalt Vase and Cover, England, c. 1785, molded eagle head handles with central relief of Bacchanalian Boys to either side, impressed mark, ht. 7 1/4 in. Provenance: The Victor & More ...

Turner & Co. Solid Blue Jasper Bough Pot and Cover

Turner & Co. Solid Blue Jasper Bough Pot and Cover

Auction:
3020B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
145
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Turner & Co. Solid Blue Jasper Bough Pot and Cover, England, late 18th century, pierced pyramidal cover to vase with canted sides applied white classical heads to rim and oval cartouches of More ...

Wedgwood Gilded and Bronzed Queen's Ware Vase and Cover

Wedgwood Gilded and Bronzed Queen's Ware Vase and Cover

Auction:
3020B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
224
Sold for:
$3,444$2,800

Wedgwood Gilded and Bronzed Queen's Ware Vase and Cover, England, late 19th century, the bottle shape with foliate borders, the center with fruiting festoons terminating at ram's heads and trophy More ...

American Frohse Anatomical Charts  , Nine Pull-down Charts.

American Frohse Anatomical Charts , Nine Pull-down Charts.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1463
Sold for:
$400$325

American Frohse Anatomical Charts, Nine Pull-down Charts. Chicago: A.J. Nystrom & Co., [Baltimore: A. Hoen & Co.,] c. 1939. Nine full-color charts created from original drawings by Leon Schlossberg, More ...

Dogon Standing Hermaphrodite Figure

Dogon Standing Hermaphrodite Figure

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$584$475

Dogon Standing Hermaphrodite Figure, with hands over the head, encrusted patina, ht. 10 in. Provenance: The estate of Celia Ascher, New York. More ...

Mossi Karan Wemba Mask

Mossi Karan Wemba Mask

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
38
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Mossi Karan Wemba Mask, Burkina Faso, the stylized mask with small antelope head, surmounted by a standing female figure, with cowrie shell eyes, old repairs, dark patina of use, with custom stand, More ...

Senufo Carved Wood Staff

Senufo Carved Wood Staff

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
42
Sold for:
$17,220$14,000

Senufo Carved Wood Staff, with head-to-head female figures and an avian form at the top, blackened surface, wood base, ht. 56 in. Provenance: Pace Primitive, New York. More ...

Maori Stone Adze Head

Maori Stone Adze Head

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
50
Sold for:
$185$150

Maori Stone Adze Head, finely ground black stone, lg. 3 1/4 in. Provenance: Otaga Museum; Leo and Lillian Fortess collection. More ...

Plains Skull Cracker Club

Plains Skull Cracker Club

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
167
Sold for:
$738$600

Plains Skull Cracker Club, c. 1870, rawhide covered wood handle and quartz head, includes custom stand, lg. 32 in. More ...

Three Eskimo Carvings

Three Eskimo Carvings

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
196
Unsold
 

Three Eskimo Carvings, two prehistoric human figures, the larger possibly female, and a small historic head, ht. to 3 1/2 in. Provenance: The Ben-Zion collection. More ...

Four Eskimo Ivory Animal Heads

Four Eskimo Ivory Animal Heads

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
197
Sold for:
$861$700

Four Eskimo Ivory Animal Heads, some prehistoric, lg. to 1 5/8 in. Provenance: The Ben-Zion collection. More ...

Two Northwest Coast Carved Wood Halibut Hooks

Two Northwest Coast Carved Wood Halibut Hooks

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
216
Sold for:
$369$300

Two Northwest Coast Carved Wood Halibut Hooks, one with two birds ascending from a concentric circle, the other with an animal head at one end, lg. to 11 in. Provenance: The Ben-Zion More ...

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Halibut Hook

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Halibut Hook

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
217
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Halibut Hook, c. last quarter 19th century, with a horned animal head and octopus suckers on each side, cord wrappings, dark patina, lg. 10 1/2 in. Provenance: The More ...

Makah Carved Wood Trough

Makah Carved Wood Trough

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
223
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Makah Carved Wood Trough, c. last quarter 19th century, in the shape of a boat decorated with a bear's head, the adze marks creating a rich texture, (restoration to one end), lg. 37, wd. 13 in. More ...

Pair of Composite Neoclassical-style Caryatids

Pair of Composite Neoclassical-style Caryatids

Auction:
3000B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 07, 2017
Lot:
607
Sold for:
$738$600

Pair of Composite Neoclassical-style Caryatids, 20th century, each with shaped flat top suspended by a winged grotesque caryatid crowned with a grapevine laurel, extending to a columnar support More ...

Sandstone Buddha Head

Sandstone Buddha Head

Auction:
2992B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 18, 2017
Lot:
7
Sold for:
$400$325

Sandstone Buddha Head, Thailand, Ayutthaya style, with slender face and pointed chin, arched eyebrows, downcast eyes, and aquiline nose, (one of the ears damaged), ht. 18 3/4 in. Provenance: Ex More ...

Carved Wood Finial

Carved Wood Finial

Auction:
2992B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 18, 2017
Lot:
42
Sold for:
$369$300

Carved Wood Finial, Tibetan China, possibly for a staff, the octagonal bottom shaft decorated with an openwork geometric design surmounted with an upturned double lotus throne, a carved double vajra More ...

Group of Victorian Gold-filled Jewelry

Group of Victorian Gold-filled Jewelry

Auction:
2991T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 16, 2017
Lot:
1172
Sold for:
$861$700

Group of Victorian Gold-filled Jewelry, including an 18kt white gold ring mount, a stickpin with rose-cut diamonds and a ruby, a snake bangle with garnet- and paste-set head, an enameled pendant, More ...

Thirty-one Books on India and Kashmir

Thirty-one Books on India and Kashmir

Auction:
2986T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 09, 2017
Lot:
1082A
Sold for:
$523$425

Thirty-one Books on India and Kashmir, Behrendt, Art of Gandhara in the Metropolitan Museum of Art; Marshall, Buddhist Art of Gandhara; Zimmer, Art of Indian Asia, two vols.; Bussabarger, Everyday More ...