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Charles E. Smart Archival Material and Books

Charles E. Smart Archival Material and Books

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
328
Sold for:
$800$650

Charles E. Smart Archival Material and Books, William H. Skerritt's Catalog of the Charles E. Smart Collection of Antique Surveying Instruments, handwritten journals and book order line items, typed More ...

Painting of Figures in a Garden

Painting of Figures in a Garden

Auction:
3289T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 18, 2019
Lot:
1216
Sold for:
$123$100

Painting of Figures in a Garden, in an archaic Persian style, color and gold on paper, some depicted playing music, dancing, drinking, and offering food, framed and glazed, sight size 14 x 18 in. More ...

Painting of Figures in a Garden

Painting of Figures in a Garden

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1359
Unsold
 

Painting of Figures in a Garden, in an archaic Persian style, color and gold on paper, some depicted playing music, dancing, drinking, and offering food, framed and glazed, sight size 14 x 18 in. More ...

Joshua Chamberlain-signed Document

Joshua Chamberlain-signed Document

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1822
Unsold
 

Joshua Chamberlain-signed Document, c. 1880, document related to a donation to Bowdoin College, framed between two pieces of glass, transcription, and a reproduction image of Chamberlain, ht. 23, More ...

English Violin

English Violin

Auction:
3260B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Jun 02, 2019
Lot:
295
Sold for:
$400$325

English Violin, unlabeled, length of back 356 mm, with case. Provenance: The collection of Jerry Weene. More ...

Three Early Brass Candlesticks

Three Early Brass Candlesticks

Auction:
3237T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
1391
Sold for:
$197$160

Three Early Brass Candlesticks, 17th/18th century, ht. to 10 in. Provenance: Collection of Cora and Benjamin Ginsburg, Northeast Auctions, 2003. More ...

Chinese Organizing Committee, Illustrated Catalogue of Chinese Government Exhibits for the International Exhibition of Chinese Art in L

Chinese Organizing Committee, Illustrated Catalogue of Chinese Government Exhibits for the International Exhibition of Chinese Art in L

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
468
Sold for:
$677$550

Chinese Organizing Committee, Illustrated Catalogue of Chinese Government Exhibits for the International Exhibition of Chinese Art in London, text in Chinese and English, four vols., [Shanghai: The More ...

Attributed to Mary S. Chapin (New England, Mid-19th Century)      Contemplation

Attributed to Mary S. Chapin (New England, Mid-19th Century) Contemplation

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
106
Sold for:
$185$150

Attributed to Mary S. Chapin (New England, Mid-19th Century) Contemplation Unsigned. Watercolor on paper, 13 3/4 x 12 1/2 in., in a gilt-molded frame with green mat. Condition: Wrinkling, More ...

Horace Bundy (Vermont/New Hampshire, 1814-1883)      Portrait of Thomas Lake

Horace Bundy (Vermont/New Hampshire, 1814-1883) Portrait of Thomas Lake

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
421
Sold for:
$523$425

Horace Bundy (Vermont/New Hampshire, 1814-1883) Portrait of Thomas Lake Signed, inscribed, and dated "H. Bundy/Artist/Aug 1840/Thos. Lake" on the reverse. Oil on canvas, 30 x 25 in., in a More ...

Six Continental Wooden Canteens

Six Continental Wooden Canteens

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1051
Sold for:
$277$225

Six Continental Wooden Canteens, of various form, some carved and painted. Provenance: The collection of Nicholas A. Penachio. Militaria online More ...

Nine Boxes of Mostly 20th Century Warfare Books

Nine Boxes of Mostly 20th Century Warfare Books

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1058
Sold for:
$111$90

Nine Boxes of Mostly 20th Century Warfare Books, Spanish American War, WWI, WWII, and Vietnam reference books. Provenance: The collection of Nicholas A. Penachio. Militaria online More ...

Six Boxes of Genealogical Research and Books

Six Boxes of Genealogical Research and Books

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1587
Sold for:
$135$110

Six Boxes of Genealogical Research and Books, including probate records, town records, and other American historical texts. Provenance: The Arthur & Sybil Kern Collection of American Folk Art. More ...

Three Boxes of Books

Three Boxes of Books

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1598
Sold for:
$49$40

Three Boxes of Books, some historical, novels and other titles. Provenance: The collection of Nicholas A. Penachio. More ...

Four Boxes of Books Mostly Relating to the American West

Four Boxes of Books Mostly Relating to the American West

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1600
Sold for:
$185$150

Four Boxes of Books Mostly Relating to the American West, reference books and histories. Provenance: The collection of Nicholas A. Penachio. More ...

Six Boxes of American Revolution-related Books

Six Boxes of American Revolution-related Books

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1602
Sold for:
$800$650

Six Boxes of American Revolution-related Books, reference books, histories, biographies, and other titles. Provenance: The collection of Nicholas A. Penachio. More ...

Five Small Wood Collectors Cabinets

Five Small Wood Collectors Cabinets

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1749
Sold for:
$615$500

Five Small Wood Collectors Cabinets, various woods and configurations for storing small items. Provenance: The collection of Nicholas A. Penachio. More ...

Set of Four Dixon, Austin, & Co. Pink Lustre Ceramic Seasons Figures

Set of Four Dixon, Austin, & Co. Pink Lustre Ceramic Seasons Figures

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1767
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Set of Four Dixon, Austin, & Co. Pink Lustre Ceramic Seasons Figures, England, 19th century, (restoration), ht. to 9 in. Provenance: The Shaeffer Collection. More ...

Fully Articulated Carved Wood Artist's Model

Fully Articulated Carved Wood Artist's Model

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1008
Sold for:
$209$170

Fully Articulated Carved Wood Artist's Model, early 20th century, with mellow patina, (some joints slightly stiff), lg. 15 3/4 in. Provenance: The Collection of Robert Cooney. More ...

Eight Rug Books

Eight Rug Books

Auction:
3189M
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Dec 09, 2018
Lot:
208
Sold for:
$461$375

Eight Rug Books, including Orient Stars and Yastiks. Provenance: The Ronnie Newman Collection. More ...

Yomud "Dyrnak-Gul" Main Carpet

Yomud "Dyrnak-Gul" Main Carpet

Auction:
3189M
Auction:
Oriental Rugs & Carpets - Dec 09, 2018
Lot:
210
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Yomud "Dyrnak-Gul" Main Carpet, Central Asia, c. 1880, 10 ft. 6 in. x 6 ft. 4 in. More ...

Kneeling Bronze Female Figure

Kneeling Bronze Female Figure

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
116
Unsold
 

Kneeling Bronze Female Figure, Nigeria, possibly a finial figure from a staff, ht. 9 in. Provenance: Private collection, New York City. More ...

Central Plains Beaded Awl Case

Central Plains Beaded Awl Case

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
227
Sold for:
$308$250

Central Plains Beaded Awl Case, Lakota, c. late 19th century, with four circular bands and two long quill-wrapped drops, lg. of case 7 1/4 in. Provenance: Private collection, Long Island, New More ...

Central Plains Beaded Hide Awl Case

Central Plains Beaded Hide Awl Case

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
228
Sold for:
$308$250

Central Plains Beaded Hide Awl Case, Sioux, fourth quarter 19th century, with beaded circular design and one long quill-wrapped drop, lg. of case 6 3/4 in. Provenance: Private collection, Long More ...

Eskimo Needle Case

Eskimo Needle Case

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
350
Sold for:
$431$350

Eskimo Needle Case, Alaska, 19th century, wood ends, bone tube, in the form of a fish with blackened incised designs, lg. 6 1/4 in. Provenance: Private collection, Stowe, Vermont. More ...

Southwest Taos Drum

Southwest Taos Drum

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
410
Sold for:
$861$700

Southwest Taos Drum, c. 1900, painted wood and rawhide, ht. 10 in. Provenance: Private collection, Oyster Bay, New York; Ann McCormack collection, Canada. More ...

Four Pairs of Paint-decorated and Stenciled Wood and Brass Bellows

Four Pairs of Paint-decorated and Stenciled Wood and Brass Bellows

Auction:
3173M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2018
Lot:
340
Sold for:
$154$125

Four Pairs of Paint-decorated and Stenciled Wood and Brass Bellows, 19th century, lg. to 17 3/4 in. Provenance: The Collection of Robert Cooney. More ...

Three Baroque Bows

Three Baroque Bows

Auction:
3170B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 11, 2018
Lot:
268
Sold for:
$984$800

Three Baroque Bows, with case. Provenance: The collection of Jerry Weene. More ...

Small Carved and Red-painted Pine Rooster Weathervane.

Small Carved and Red-painted Pine Rooster Weathervane.

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
56
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Small Carved and Red-painted Pine Rooster Weathervane. reportedly Vermont, mid-19th century, with tin joinery and details, weathered original paint, (head reattached), ht. with stand 14 in. More ...

Carved and Black-painted Wood Horse with Horsehair Tail

Carved and Black-painted Wood Horse with Horsehair Tail

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
57
Sold for:
$554$450

Carved and Black-painted Wood Horse with Horsehair Tail, Michigan, c. 1850-60, (missing both ears and a front leg), ht. 16, lg. 18 in., on a rough-hewn wood base. Provenance: Kronen Gallery, More ...

Attributed to Henry Walton (American, 1804-1865)      Miniature Portrait of a Gentleman

Attributed to Henry Walton (American, 1804-1865) Miniature Portrait of a Gentleman

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
150
Sold for:
$369$300

Attributed to Henry Walton (American, 1804-1865) Miniature Portrait of a Gentleman Unsigned. Watercolor on ivory, 2 1/2 x 2 in., in a brass frame. Condition: No obvious damage, not examined More ...