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Hughes, Langston (1902-1967) Freedom's Plow  , Signed and Inscribed.

Hughes, Langston (1902-1967) Freedom's Plow , Signed and Inscribed.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
160
Estimate:
$150 - $250

Hughes, Langston (1902-1967) Freedom's Plow, Signed and Inscribed. New York: Musette Publishers, [1943.] Octavo, inscribed to Skidmore College President Joseph C. Palamountain Jr. in blue ink, limp More ...

Miniature Illustrated American Printing, Alfred Mills (1776-1833) A Short History of the Bible and Testament, with 48 Neat Engravings D

Miniature Illustrated American Printing, Alfred Mills (1776-1833) A Short History of the Bible and Testament, with 48 Neat Engravings D

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
194
Estimate:
$100 - $200

Miniature Illustrated American Printing, Alfred Mills (1776-1833) A Short History of the Bible and Testament, with 48 Neat Engravings Designed by Alfred Mills. Philadelphia: Johnson & Warner, [J. More ...

Verne, Jules (1828-1905) Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Seas.

Verne, Jules (1828-1905) Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Seas.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
276
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Verne, Jules (1828-1905) Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Seas. Boston: Geo. M. Smith & Co., 1873. Second American edition, second issue, without "the end" on page 303, octavo, bound in green More ...

American Violin, Michael Gozzo, Glendale, 1952

American Violin, Michael Gozzo, Glendale, 1952

Auction:
3170B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 11, 2018
Lot:
163
Unsold
 

American Violin, Michael Gozzo, Glendale, 1952, bearing the maker's manuscript label, inscribed internally Vivo silenzio/Morto io canto/Living silent/Dead I singing [sic], length of back 356 mm. More ...

American Violin, Raoul Rettberg, Boston, 1930

American Violin, Raoul Rettberg, Boston, 1930

Auction:
3170B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 11, 2018
Lot:
229
Sold for:
$615$500

American Violin, Raoul Rettberg, Boston, 1930, bearing the maker's manuscript label, length of back 362 mm, with case. More ...

Carved Wood Figure of a Woman Lifting Her Skirt

Carved Wood Figure of a Woman Lifting Her Skirt

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Carved Wood Figure of a Woman Lifting Her Skirt, America, c. 1925-35, the figure with accentuated carved body details posed with arms suggestively lifting her skirt, wearing high-heeled shoes, old More ...

Carved Androgynous Figure in a Top Hat

Carved Androgynous Figure in a Top Hat

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$24,600$20,000

Carved Androgynous Figure in a Top Hat, America, c. 1869-70, the yellow pine figure with crossed arms and female lower anatomy, standing on a square plinth with black-painted top hat, figure ht. 13 More ...

Large Carved and Painted Female Doll Figure

Large Carved and Painted Female Doll Figure

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
10
Sold for:
$20,910$17,000

Large Carved and Painted Female Doll Figure, possibly Kentucky, early 19th century, carved facial features and rough-hewn stylized body, (lacks arms), ht. 36 in. Provenance: Northeast Auctions, More ...

Three Carved Portrait Heads

Three Carved Portrait Heads

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
13
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Three Carved Portrait Heads, Georgia, late 19th/early 20th century, the largest head carved from a cherry log possibly depicting a balding white male, the other two figures carved from pine logs More ...

Painted Wood Scarecrow Bust

Painted Wood Scarecrow Bust

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
14
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Painted Wood Scarecrow Bust, New England, c. 1900-10, the blue-eyed man with exaggerated cowlick, carved features, and blue-painted eyes, joined with strips of rubber, ht. 26 in., hangs from a rope More ...

Monumental Carved and Black-painted Bust of an African American Man

Monumental Carved and Black-painted Bust of an African American Man

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
17
Sold for:
$19,680$16,000

Monumental Carved and Black-painted Bust of an African American Man, possibly Upstate New York, c. 1850-60, the yellow pine torso with bold carved facial and body details, from the waist to the top More ...

Carved and Painted Articulated Black Figure with Original Clothing

Carved and Painted Articulated Black Figure with Original Clothing

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
18
Unsold
 

Carved and Painted Articulated Black Figure with Original Clothing, late 19th century, carved wood throughout, wearing a black jacket with red buttons, high-waisted pants, and a single shoe, More ...

Carved and Painted Articulated Trade Figure

Carved and Painted Articulated Trade Figure

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
25
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Carved and Painted Articulated Trade Figure, America, c. 1900-10, the brown-painted figure with painted eyes and lips and articulated arms and black-painted feet, on a black base, overall ht. 69 3/4 More ...

Carved Limestone Stone Head of a Man

Carved Limestone Stone Head of a Man

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
27
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Carved Limestone Stone Head of a Man, late 19th century, the figure with exaggerated facial features on an integral square base, ht. 11 in. Provenance: Found in Bloomington, Indiana; collection More ...

Carved Slate Memorial Figure

Carved Slate Memorial Figure

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

Carved Slate Memorial Figure, c. 1825-50, ht. 27 in. Literature: Illustrated in Roger Ricco and Frank Maresca, American Vernacular, New Discoveries in Folk, Self-taught, and Outsider Sculpture More ...

Carved Bust of a Woman

Carved Bust of a Woman

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
30
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

Carved Bust of a Woman, possibly Essex, Massachusetts, 18th century, with traces of early white and black paint, ht. 15 in., mounted on a short black plinth. Provenance: Dr. William Greenspon; More ...

Carved Burl Head

Carved Burl Head

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Carved Burl Head, probably New York State, late 19th/early 20th century, the burl with minimally carved eyes, nose, and mouth, with custom stand, ht. 10 in. Provenance: Originally purchased out More ...

Carved and Polychrome Painted Staff with Head

Carved and Polychrome Painted Staff with Head

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
42
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Carved and Polychrome Painted Staff with Head, possibly South Carolina, late 19th century, the top with carved head and elongated face with carved hair detail, painted eyes and lips above a carved More ...

Painted Wood and Horn Folk Art Steer's Head

Painted Wood and Horn Folk Art Steer's Head

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
60
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

Painted Wood and Horn Folk Art Steer's Head, Texas, mid-20th century, the applied horns above a black- and white-painted face, ht. 19 in., with custom stand. Literature: Illustrated in Roger More ...

Jessie Aaron (Florida, 1887-1979)      Carved Root Animal

Jessie Aaron (Florida, 1887-1979) Carved Root Animal

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
61
Sold for:
$984$800

Jessie Aaron (Florida, 1887-1979) Carved Root Animal Unsigned. Oak, bone, and acorn, lg. 21 in. The stylized creature with acorn eyes and rear legs fashioned from a rib bone. Provenance: More ...

Glazed Stoneware Jug with Lizard Handle

Glazed Stoneware Jug with Lizard Handle

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
63
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Glazed Stoneware Jug with Lizard Handle, W.E. Kreiner, southern United States, c. 1870-90, straight-sided body with flat tooled neck in the back and tapering round spout in the front, elongated More ...

Carved and Painted Baby in a Chair Figure

Carved and Painted Baby in a Chair Figure

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
64
Sold for:
$11,685$9,500

Carved and Painted Baby in a Chair Figure, possibly Upstate New York, late 19th century, the child depicted wearing a white gown seated in an armchair with details carved to represent wicker, with More ...

Carved and Painted Penitente   Figure

Carved and Painted Penitente Figure

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
65
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Carved and Painted Penitente Figure, New Mexico, Los Hermanos Penitentes Society, late 19th century, the cottonwood figure with carved head, ribcage, hand, and feet details and articulated joints, More ...

Carved and Painted Man Hanging from a Gallows

Carved and Painted Man Hanging from a Gallows

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
72
Sold for:
$984$800

Carved and Painted Man Hanging from a Gallows, America, early 20th century, the polychrome male figure hanging from a noose on a raised gallows with carved steps, ht. 16 in. Provenance: More ...

Standing Figure of a Bathing Beauty

Standing Figure of a Bathing Beauty

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
79
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Standing Figure of a Bathing Beauty, Robert Anderson, Miami Beach, Florida, 1963, the polychrome wood and mixed media figure of a woman wearing a red, white, and blue bikini leaning against a white More ...

Standing Figure of a Bathing Beauty

Standing Figure of a Bathing Beauty

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
80
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Standing Figure of a Bathing Beauty, Robert Anderson, Miami Beach, Florida, 1961, the polychrome wood and mixed media figure of a woman wearing a blue/green bathing suit leaning against a black and More ...

Thirty-eight Sculpted and Painted "Barbie" Figures

Thirty-eight Sculpted and Painted "Barbie" Figures

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
81
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Thirty-eight Sculpted and Painted "Barbie" Figures, New England, c. 1950-60, the nude female figures sculpted in a variety of suggestive poses with painted facial and body details, ht. 3 to 10 1/2 More ...

Carved and Polychrome Painted Figure of a Standing Nude Woman

Carved and Polychrome Painted Figure of a Standing Nude Woman

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
82
Sold for:
$738$600

Carved and Polychrome Painted Figure of a Standing Nude Woman, Pennsylvania, early 1950s, with accentuated facial and body details, wearing red high-heeled shoes, on a rectangular gray-painted base, More ...

Painted Female Scarecrow Figure

Painted Female Scarecrow Figure

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
84
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Painted Female Scarecrow Figure, New York, early 20th century, the pine figure with white-painted surface, metal washers for eyes, red-painted circular "mouth," turned wood and pressed brass More ...

Lonnie Holley (Alabama, b. 1950)      With Memories in Hand - Behind the Old Door

Lonnie Holley (Alabama, b. 1950) With Memories in Hand - Behind the Old Door

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
116
Sold for:
$615$500

Lonnie Holley (Alabama, b. 1950) With Memories in Hand - Behind the Old Door Unsigned. Mixed media assemblage, ht. 42, wd. 16, dp. 7 in. Condition: Minor losses and damage. Provenance: More ...