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Polynesian Carved Wood Club

Polynesian Carved Wood Club

Auction:
2533B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 15, 2011
Lot:
291
Sold for:
$3,318$2,800

Polynesian Carved Wood Club, Fiji, c. 19th century, paddle form with incised geometric design on the blade, lg. 42 1/2 in. Provenance: Arthur Rothenberg collection. More ...

Seven Ethnographic Items

Seven Ethnographic Items

Auction:
2533B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 15, 2011
Lot:
296
Sold for:
$326$275

Seven Ethnographic Items, from New Guinea, two paddles, a paddle-like spear, bow and one arrow, and club (?); from Solomon Island, a cane with shell inlays, lg. to 81 in. More ...

New Guinea Carved Wood Club

New Guinea Carved Wood Club

Auction:
2533B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 15, 2011
Lot:
298
Sold for:
$385$325

New Guinea Carved Wood Club, Massim, the paddle form with incised geometric designs at the blade tip, lg. 29 in. More ...

Eskimo Wood and Hide Model Kayak

Eskimo Wood and Hide Model Kayak

Auction:
2533B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 15, 2011
Lot:
440
Sold for:
$444$375

Eskimo Wood and Hide Model Kayak, c. late 19th century, the wood paddler wearing cloth parka, with bone-tipped paddle and miniature tools, lg. 15 1/2 in. More ...

Eskimo Carved Wood and Ivory Hunting Diorama

Eskimo Carved Wood and Ivory Hunting Diorama

Auction:
2533B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 15, 2011
Lot:
450
Sold for:
$4,444$3,750

Eskimo Carved Wood and Ivory Hunting Diorama, Alaska, c. late 19th century, the box with brass fittings and strung with two kayaks, two umiaks, and a walrus, blackened incised detail, box lg. 8 More ...

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Paddle

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Paddle

Auction:
2533B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 15, 2011
Lot:
466
Sold for:
$207$175

Northwest Coast Carved Wood Paddle, c. 1900, one side of the blade is incised with an animal head and fin (?), lg. 20 in. More ...

Northwest Coast Carved Whalebone Club

Northwest Coast Carved Whalebone Club

Auction:
2533B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Jan 15, 2011
Lot:
473
Sold for:
$385$325

Northwest Coast Carved Whalebone Club, c. late 19th century, paddle form with three stylized faces on one side and a panel with stylized designs on the reverse, lg. 25 1/2 in. More ...

Arts and Crafts Fulper Pottery Bowl and Flower Frog

Arts and Crafts Fulper Pottery Bowl and Flower Frog

Auction:
2531B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 18, 2010
Lot:
49
Sold for:
$296$250

Arts and Crafts Fulper Pottery Bowl and Flower Frog Glazed earthenware Flemington, New Jersey, early 20th century Bowl in green drip glaze raised on tripod feet; flower frog in the form of a More ...

Two Ethnographic Items

Two Ethnographic Items

Auction:
2521M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2010
Lot:
277
Sold for:
$267$225

Two Ethnographic Items, a carved and finished paddle, lg. 67 in. and a painted fiber and board fan. More ...

Northwest Coast Painted Canoe Model and Hitched Horsehair Lash.

Northwest Coast Painted Canoe Model and Hitched Horsehair Lash.

Auction:
2521M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2010
Lot:
436
Sold for:
$148$125

Northwest Coast Painted Canoe Model and Hitched Horsehair Lash. More ...

Two Painted Wood Character Whirligigs

Two Painted Wood Character Whirligigs

Auction:
2509
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 15, 2010
Lot:
1252
Sold for:
$385$325

Two Painted Wood Character Whirligigs, America, early 20th century, one depicting Mickey Mouse sawing a log, the other an Indian paddling a canoe, mounted on later wood bases, (imperfections), More ...

Robert W. Van Boskerck (American, 1855-1932)      Pond View with Canoe and Lily Pads.

Robert W. Van Boskerck (American, 1855-1932) Pond View with Canoe and Lily Pads.

Auction:
2514M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 21, 2010
Lot:
157
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

Robert W. Van Boskerck (American, 1855-1932) Pond View with Canoe and Lily Pads. Signed l.l. Oil on canvas, 24 x 20 in., unframed. Condition: Puncture, scattered losses, surface grime, More ...

Pre-Columbian Silver Optical Instrument

Pre-Columbian Silver Optical Instrument

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$474$400

Pre-Columbian Silver Optical Instrument, Peru, Inca, c. 1400-1530 A.D., paddle shaped, with heavy handle and small hole for viewing in the paddle, lg. 10 3/4 in. More ...

Polynesian Carved Wood Club

Polynesian Carved Wood Club

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
256
Sold for:
$4,740$4,000

Polynesian Carved Wood Club, Tonga, 19th century, the paddle-shaped form completely covered with incised geometric designs including four avian and one human form on one side of blade, and four More ...

Northwest Coast Carved and Painted Wood Paddle

Northwest Coast Carved and Painted Wood Paddle

Auction:
2506
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 15, 2010
Lot:
408
Sold for:
$2,370$2,000

Northwest Coast Carved and Painted Wood Paddle, c. 1900, the blade with stylized animal and avian designs, red and black pigment, lg. 52 in. More ...

Folk Carved Wooden Indian Paddling Canoe Whirligig

Folk Carved Wooden Indian Paddling Canoe Whirligig

Auction:
2504
Auction:
Discovery - May 13, 2010
Lot:
676
Sold for:
$207$175

Folk Carved Wooden Indian Paddling Canoe Whirligig, overall ht. 16, lg. 11 in. More ...

Two New Guinea Tribal Paddles

Two New Guinea Tribal Paddles

Auction:
2489
Auction:
20th Century Design - Mar 27, 2010
Lot:
148
Sold for:
$563$475

Two New Guinea Tribal Paddles Shaped wood One with stylized alligator finial, both with spearhead-shaped paddles, lg. 78 1/2, 60 1/2 in. More ...

Three Tribal New Guinea Paddles

Three Tribal New Guinea Paddles

Auction:
2489
Auction:
20th Century Design - Mar 27, 2010
Lot:
149
Sold for:
$385$325

Three Tribal New Guinea Paddles Carved wood All with stylized carved finials on handle, including a spear-shaped blade and two board-shaped blades, lg. 63, 99 1/2, 116 in. More ...

Group of Sailor's and Miscellaneous Items

Group of Sailor's and Miscellaneous Items

Auction:
2497
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 18, 2010
Lot:
823
Sold for:
$148$125

Group of Sailor's and Miscellaneous Items, a swordfish bill, horn letter opener, whale bone fid, wrought iron and brass hanging balance scale, a miniature sea chest, Anton Svenson, Vineyard Haven More ...

Norval (Copper Thunderbird) Morrisseau (Canadian, 1931-2007)      Medicine Woman and Bear

Norval (Copper Thunderbird) Morrisseau (Canadian, 1931-2007) Medicine Woman and Bear

Auction:
2497
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 17, 2010
Lot:
124
Unsold
 

Norval (Copper Thunderbird) Morrisseau (Canadian, 1931-2007) Medicine Woman and Bear Signed in Cree syllabics l.r., also signed and dated "Norval Morrisseau © 77" and inscribed "The picture is More ...

Lot of Two American School 19th-Century Landscapes:      Canoe on the Lakeshore

Lot of Two American School 19th-Century Landscapes: Canoe on the Lakeshore

Auction:
2497
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 17, 2010
Lot:
400
Sold for:
$385$325

Lot of Two American School 19th-Century Landscapes: Canoe on the Lakeshore, oil on academy board, 12 3/16 x 20 1/8 in.; Spring View from the Homestead, oil on canvas, 13 1/8 x 20 inches; both More ...

Chip-carved and Incised Maple Paddle

Chip-carved and Incised Maple Paddle

Auction:
2494
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 07, 2010
Lot:
12
Sold for:
$948$800

Chip-carved and Incised Maple Paddle, America, early 19th century, decorated on one side with a pot of flowers, the initials "GR" inscribed on the handle and the flowerpot, the reverse centered with More ...

Tim Solliday (American, b. 1952)      Two Native Americans in a Canoe

Tim Solliday (American, b. 1952) Two Native Americans in a Canoe

Auction:
2493
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 29, 2010
Lot:
408
Sold for:
$593$500

Tim Solliday (American, b. 1952) Two Native Americans in a Canoe Signed "Tim Solliday" l.l. Oil on canvas, 24 x 20 in. (61.0 x 50.8 cm), framed. Condition: Good. N.B. We wish to thank the More ...

Lee Mero (American, b. 1885)      Indian in a Birch Canoe.

Lee Mero (American, b. 1885) Indian in a Birch Canoe.

Auction:
2492
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 21, 2010
Lot:
960
Sold for:
$148$125

Lee Mero (American, b. 1885) Indian in a Birch Canoe. Signed "LEE MERO" within the matrix l.r., pochoir print, sight size 15 1/2 x 9 3/4 in., framed. More ...

Painted Wooden Hillbilly Whirligig

Painted Wooden Hillbilly Whirligig

Auction:
2488
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 17, 2009
Lot:
1524
Sold for:
$148$125

Painted Wooden Hillbilly Whirligig, (loss on one paddle), no stand. More ...

Lee Mero (American, b. 1885)      Indian in a Birch Canoe.

Lee Mero (American, b. 1885) Indian in a Birch Canoe.

Auction:
2485
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 18, 2009
Lot:
374
Unsold
 

Lee Mero (American, b. 1885) Indian in a Birch Canoe. Signed "LEE MERO" within the matrix l.r., pochoir print, sight size 15 1/2 x 9 3/4 in., framed. More ...

Three Small Makah Lidded Baskets

Three Small Makah Lidded Baskets

Auction:
2481
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 24, 2009
Lot:
464
Sold for:
$148$125

Three Small Makah Lidded Baskets, Washington State, early 20th century, two round, one with red decoration of ducks within horizontal bands, dia. 4 1/2, the other with black horizontal bands and More ...

Two Painted Wooden Old Town Canoe Models

Two Painted Wooden Old Town Canoe Models

Auction:
2478
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 15, 2009
Lot:
931
Sold for:
$148$125

Two Painted Wooden Old Town Canoe Models, both with paddles, lg. to 15 1/4 in. More ...

New Guinea Painted and Carved Wood Canoe Fetish

New Guinea Painted and Carved Wood Canoe Fetish

Auction:
2473
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 26, 2009
Lot:
126
Sold for:
$474$400

New Guinea Painted and Carved Wood Canoe Fetish, Massim, Munkuri Island, stylized scroll carving with frigate birds, alligators, etc., traces of red, white, and black pigment, (damage), ht. 16 More ...

Australian Aborigine Carved Wood Spear Thrower

Australian Aborigine Carved Wood Spear Thrower

Auction:
2473
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Sep 26, 2009
Lot:
156
Unsold
 

Australian Aborigine Carved Wood Spear Thrower, 19th century, the paddle shaped, decorated on one side with parallel grooved zigzag design, dark patina, with custom stand, ht. 26 in. More ...