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Bisque Automaton of a Girl with Flowers Under a Glass Dome

Bisque Automaton of a Girl with Flowers Under a Glass Dome

Auction:
3058T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 18, 2017
Lot:
1259
Sold for:
$400$325

Bisque Automaton of a Girl with Flowers Under a Glass Dome, ht. 15 1/2 in. More ...

Bisque Automaton of a Girl with Flowers Under a Glass Dome

Bisque Automaton of a Girl with Flowers Under a Glass Dome

Auction:
3016T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 15, 2017
Lot:
1063
Unsold
 

Bisque Automaton of a Girl with Flowers Under a Glass Dome, ht. 15 1/2 in. More ...

Marquetry Friesland Wall Clock with Automata

Marquetry Friesland Wall Clock with Automata

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
621
Sold for:
$3,444$2,800

Marquetry Friesland Wall Clock with Automata, Netherlands, c. 1800, the painted iron roman numeral dial with pierced brass hands and automata in the lower section with three ships, a woman milking a More ...

Mahogany Freisland Wall Clock with Automata

Mahogany Freisland Wall Clock with Automata

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
622
Sold for:
$615$500

Mahogany Freisland Wall Clock with Automata, Netherlands, c. 1825, the painted roman numeral dial with applied pressed brass spandrels depicting the four seasons, floral center and automata in the More ...

Friesland Mahogany Wall Clock with "Fisherman and Windmill" Automata

Friesland Mahogany Wall Clock with "Fisherman and Windmill" Automata

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
623
Sold for:
$492$400

Friesland Mahogany Wall Clock with "Fisherman and Windmill" Automata, Netherlands, 1820, painted iron dial with roman numerals, pierced brass hands, lower painted scene with automata depicting More ...

Mahogany Friesland Clock with Soldier Automata in the Arch

Mahogany Friesland Clock with Soldier Automata in the Arch

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
624
Sold for:
$615$500

Mahogany Friesland Clock with Soldier Automata in the Arch, Netherlands, c. 1825, painted iron dial with roman numerals, figural spandrels and a marching soldier in the arch, thirty-hour posted More ...

"Potato Eater" Automata Black Forest Wall Clock

"Potato Eater" Automata Black Forest Wall Clock

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
647
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

"Potato Eater" Automata Black Forest Wall Clock, Germany, c. 1840, with a chip-carved figure of a man seated on a stump holding a bowl of potatoes atop the flat-top case with glazed front over More ...

Louis E. Meyer "Grand Complication" Skeleton Clock

Louis E. Meyer "Grand Complication" Skeleton Clock

Auction:
2890M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 29, 2016
Lot:
138
Sold for:
$39,975$32,500

Louis E. Meyer "Grand Complication" Skeleton Clock, St. Charles, Missouri, 1876, the ebonized pedestal supports two columns with maker's boss and dates, the object left reads: Made by L. E. More ...

Small Dutch Hood Clock with Automata

Small Dutch Hood Clock with Automata

Auction:
2857M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 31, 2015
Lot:
180
Sold for:
$584$475

Small Dutch Hood Clock with Automata, c. 1800, mahogany dome-top case, glazed dial door with attached half-columns, painted brass dial of a seaside scene with matted center and applied Roman numeral More ...

Bench-made Mahogany Dwarf Clock

Bench-made Mahogany Dwarf Clock

Auction:
2857M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 31, 2015
Lot:
189
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Bench-made Mahogany Dwarf Clock, early 20th century, swan's neck hood with central finial and blind fretwork in the tympanum, freestanding fluted columns flanking the Roman numeral painted iron dial More ...

Miniature Neoclassical-style Desk with Automata

Miniature Neoclassical-style Desk with Automata

Auction:
2807T
Auction:
Discovery - May 14, 2015
Lot:
322
Sold for:
$215$175

Miniature Neoclassical-style Desk with Automata, 1 1/2-in. ivory-colored dial with village clock tower scene with the time displayed on tower dial and the bell above swinging with the tick of the More ...

Small Dutch Hood Clock with Automata

Small Dutch Hood Clock with Automata

Auction:
2804M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 25, 2015
Lot:
191
Unsold
 

Small Dutch Hood Clock with Automata, c. 1800, mahogany dome-top case, glazed dial door with attached half-columns, painted brass dial of a seaside scene with matted center and applied Roman numeral More ...

Mahogany Dutch Hood Wall Clock with Automata

Mahogany Dutch Hood Wall Clock with Automata

Auction:
2804M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 25, 2015
Lot:
192
Sold for:
$246$200

Mahogany Dutch Hood Wall Clock with Automata, c. 1790, dome-top mahogany case, glazed arched dial door with ebonized half-columns attached, composite brass Roman numeral dial marked J.M. Weijgel, More ...

Fruit Seller Automaton

Fruit Seller Automaton

Auction:
2804M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 25, 2015
Lot:
264
Unsold
 

Fruit Seller Automaton, Gustav Vichy, Paris, France, c. 1870, a black magician dressed in a red silk waistcoat, gold ruffled shirt, and red velvet trousers stands holding a brass tray with an apple, More ...

Little Boy in Dunce's Cap Automaton

Little Boy in Dunce's Cap Automaton

Auction:
2804M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 25, 2015
Lot:
265
Unsold
 

Little Boy in Dunce's Cap Automaton, Gustav Vichy, Paris, France, c. 1900, the brown-eyed child dunce sitting on a bench with his lunch basket, wearing his dunce cap, silk shirt, velvet vest, More ...

Two Titles on Clocks and The Universe

Two Titles on Clocks and The Universe

Auction:
2802T
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 21, 2015
Lot:
1066A
Sold for:
$123$100

Two Titles on Clocks and The Universe, Geared to the Stars, Henry C. King, 1978; and The Clockwork Universe German Clocks and Automata 1550-1650, Kluas Maurice and Otto Mayr, 1980. More ...

Andries Feenstra Burl Walnut Bombe Tall Clock

Andries Feenstra Burl Walnut Bombe Tall Clock

Auction:
2760M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 01, 2014
Lot:
423
Sold for:
$9,840$8,000

Andries Feenstra Burl Walnut Bombe Tall Clock, Amsterdam, c. 1785, the molded hood with central shell carving, blind fret with fabric backing, plain engaged columns flanking the glazed hood door More ...

Two Volumes Relating to Scientific Instruments, Clocks and Automata

Two Volumes Relating to Scientific Instruments, Clocks and Automata

Auction:
2684M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 02, 2013
Lot:
340
Sold for:
$210$175

Two Volumes Relating to Scientific Instruments, Clocks and Automata, The Clockwork Universe, German Clocks and Automata 1550-1650, edited by Klaus Maurice and Otto Mayr, 1980; Scientific Instruments More ...

Empire-style Ormolu-mounted Mantel Clock

Empire-style Ormolu-mounted Mantel Clock

Auction:
2676B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 05, 2013
Lot:
546
Sold for:
$720$600

Empire-style Ormolu-mounted Mantel Clock, Austria, 19th century, chapter ring with Arabic numerals centering an automata of cupid sharpening his arrows, with grande sonnerie strike on two gongs and More ...

Frederic Wingate Butternut Tall Clock

Frederic Wingate Butternut Tall Clock

Auction:
2652M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 04, 2013
Lot:
453
Sold for:
$4,800$4,000

Frederic Wingate Butternut Tall Clock, Augusta, Maine, No. 112, c. 1815, the case with pierced fret, brass stopped-reeded freestanding columns flanking the arched and glazed hood door, Arabic More ...

Antonio Rodriguez Luna (Spanish, 1910-1985)      Los Automatas de Escorial

Antonio Rodriguez Luna (Spanish, 1910-1985) Los Automatas de Escorial

Auction:
2635B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Feb 01, 2013
Lot:
613
Sold for:
$22,800$19,000

Antonio Rodriguez Luna (Spanish, 1910-1985) Los Automatas de Escorial, 1966 Signed and dated "Luna 1966" l.l., titled, signed, and dated "...Luna 1966" on the reverse, identified on a label More ...

Three Hardcover Titles on Early Astronomical Clocks

Three Hardcover Titles on Early Astronomical Clocks

Auction:
2630M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 10, 2013
Lot:
843
Sold for:
$150$150

Three Hardcover Titles on Early Astronomical Clocks, Needham, Ling, and Price, Heavenly Clockwork (1960); Klaus Maurice and Otto Mayr, The Clockwork Universe, German Clocks and Automata 1550-1650 More ...

Three Hardcover Titles on Early Astronomical Clocks

Three Hardcover Titles on Early Astronomical Clocks

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
484
Unsold
 

Three Hardcover Titles on Early Astronomical Clocks, Needham, Ling, and Price, Heavenly Clockwork (1960); Klaus Maurice and Otto Mayr, The Clockwork Universe, German Clocks and Automata 1550-1650 More ...

The Lord's Supper Automaton

The Lord's Supper Automaton

Auction:
2600M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jun 02, 2012
Lot:
206
Sold for:
$14,220$12,000

The Lord's Supper Automaton, attributed to Henry Phalibois, c. 1890, the automaton based on Da Vinci's, The Lord's Supper features Jesus and the twelve Apostles in period clothing moving as if in More ...

Two Small Bird Automata

Two Small Bird Automata

Auction:
2600M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jun 02, 2012
Lot:
211
Sold for:
$1,215$1,000

Two Small Bird Automata, Germany, both in brass cages with base mounted clockwork mechanisms which activate bird motions and songs, the first, a single bird with yellow and black plumage, the last, More ...

Two Small  Bird Automata

Two Small Bird Automata

Auction:
2600M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jun 02, 2012
Lot:
212
Sold for:
$972$800

Two Small Bird Automata, Germany, both in brass cages with base mounted clockwork mechanisms which activate bird motions and songs, the first, a single bird with green and red plumage, the last, More ...

James Edwards Mahogany Tall Clock with Automaton

James Edwards Mahogany Tall Clock with Automaton

Auction:
2600M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jun 02, 2012
Lot:
355
Sold for:
$6,518$5,500

James Edwards Mahogany Tall Clock with Automaton, Stourbridge, United Kingdom, c. 1825, the scroll top case with brass rosettes, arched and glazed door flanked by carved and turned free-standing More ...

Three Hardcover Titles on Early Astronomical Clocks

Three Hardcover Titles on Early Astronomical Clocks

Auction:
2600M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jun 02, 2012
Lot:
371
Unsold
 

Three Hardcover Titles on Early Astronomical Clocks, Needham, Ling, and Price, Heavenly Clockwork (1960); Klaus Maurice and Otto Mayr, The Clockwork Universe, German Clocks and Automata 1550-1650 More ...

National Cash Register

National Cash Register

Auction:
2590M
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 12, 2012
Lot:
1034
Sold for:
$296$250

National Cash Register, nickeled brass case with raised decoration, keys, cash drawer and National cast into the drawer and the rear of the machine, (losses and inoperative), ht. 16 1/2 in. More ...

Black-painted and Trade-decorated Classical Two-drawer Work Stand

Black-painted and Trade-decorated Classical Two-drawer Work Stand

Auction:
2570M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 17, 2011
Lot:
813
Sold for:
$444$375

Black-painted and Trade-decorated Classical Two-drawer Work Stand, the drawer fronts labeled "N.A. Angell, Printer," on a pedestal base. More ...