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Carved Mahogany Desk

Carved Mahogany Desk

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
35
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Carved Mahogany Desk, probably Newport, Rhode Island, late 18th century, the top hinged in the center lifts and the faux two-drawer front drops to reveal a stepped interior with three blocked and More ...

Batak Lion Effigy Figure, Biang-biang

Batak Lion Effigy Figure, Biang-biang

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
53
Unsold
 

Batak Lion Effigy Figure, Biang-biang, standing on a raised rectangular block with four truncated bent legs, and supporting an elongated body and columnar neck beneath an oval head, wearing a wide More ...

18kt Gold,  Pearl, and Color-treated Diamond Necklace, Arthur King

18kt Gold, Pearl, and Color-treated Diamond Necklace, Arthur King

Auction:
3144B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 25, 2018
Lot:
133
Unsold
 

18kt Gold, Pearl, and Color-treated Diamond Necklace, Arthur King, c. 1970s, the torsade of pink pearls joined to a clasp set with fresh water pearls and full-cut diamonds, lg. 17 1/2 in., signed, More ...

Needlework Sampler "Mary Ann Babcock,"

Needlework Sampler "Mary Ann Babcock,"

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2018
Lot:
295
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Needlework Sampler "Mary Ann Babcock," Westerly, Rhode Island, 1826, stitched in worsted wool on a linen background, composed of six lines of alphabet and numbers above a white three-story house, More ...

Carved Cherry Slant-lid Desk

Carved Cherry Slant-lid Desk

Auction:
3079T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 26, 2018
Lot:
1035
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Carved Cherry Slant-lid Desk, Rhode Island, c. 1760-80, interior of central shell-carved concave prospect door flanked by two compartments and blocked drawers, on a case of thumb-molded drawers on More ...

Framed H.Q. Morton Photograph Block Island Photograph Old Wind Mill

Framed H.Q. Morton Photograph Block Island Photograph Old Wind Mill

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1525
Sold for:
$98$80

Framed H.Q. Morton Photograph Block Island Photograph Old Wind Mill, image size 5 1/4 x 8 1/4 in. Provenance: The collection of Eylandt Antiques. More ...

Carved Mahogany Chest of Drawers

Carved Mahogany Chest of Drawers

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
Lot:
92
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Carved Mahogany Chest of Drawers, probably Rhode Island, c. 1760-80, the cockbeaded case of blocked drawers on claw-and-ball feet, (imperfections), ht. 30, wd. 35 3/4, dp. 19 in. More ...

Gorham Martelé .950 Silver Tray

Gorham Martelé .950 Silver Tray

Auction:
2975B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2017
Lot:
296
Unsold
 

Gorham Martelé .950 Silver Tray, Providence, Rhode Island, c. 1904, date code "XGH," circular, with undulated rim chased with floral sprays, engraved monogram to center and presentation inscription More ...

Mahogany Block-front Bureau

Mahogany Block-front Bureau

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
141
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Mahogany Block-front Bureau, probably Rhode Island, c. 1760-80, the molded and shaped top above a double cockbeaded case of blocked drawers on a conforming molded bracket base, old brasses, dark More ...

Anna T. Carmody (American, 1895-1969)      Collection of Oils and Works on Paper

Anna T. Carmody (American, 1895-1969) Collection of Oils and Works on Paper

Auction:
2957T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 10, 2016
Lot:
1428
Sold for:
$308$250

Anna T. Carmody (American, 1895-1969) Collection of Oils and Works on Paper, including two unframed oil on canvas portraits, one framed charcoal portrait, one rolled oil on canvas figure study, More ...

Pinkham, Seth (1786-1844) Manuscript Waste Books, Letter Books, and Personal Journals Composed aboard the Henry Astor

Pinkham, Seth (1786-1844) Manuscript Waste Books, Letter Books, and Personal Journals Composed aboard the Henry Astor

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1072
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

Pinkham, Seth (1786-1844) Manuscript Waste Books, Letter Books, and Personal Journals Composed aboard the Henry Astor, 1840-1844. Approximately 400 small folio pages of manuscript material in More ...

John DeMelim (American, 20th Century)      Cityscape

John DeMelim (American, 20th Century) Cityscape

Auction:
2864T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 12, 2015
Lot:
1207
Unsold
 

John DeMelim (American, 20th Century) Cityscape, 1964. Signed and dated "deMelim '64" in pencil l.r., titled and numbered "...2/20" l.l. Woodcut on paper, block size 17 5/8 x 13 7/8 in., More ...

Alaskan Aleutian Island Basketry Wallet

Alaskan Aleutian Island Basketry Wallet

Auction:
2862B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 07, 2015
Lot:
229
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Alaskan Aleutian Island Basketry Wallet, c. last quarter 19th century, made from natural grasses, natural and red-dyed sea mammal gut, blue-dyed wool or mammal hair, and native tanned rawhide, wd. More ...

John DeMelim (American, 20th Century)      Cityscape

John DeMelim (American, 20th Century) Cityscape

Auction:
2834T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 13, 2015
Lot:
1363
Unsold
 

John DeMelim (American, 20th Century) Cityscape, 1964. Signed and dated "deMelim '64" in pencil l.r., titled and numbered "...2/20" l.l. Woodcut on paper, block size 17 5/8 x 13 7/8 in., More ...

American School, 19th/20th Century       Coast Guard Block Island.

American School, 19th/20th Century Coast Guard Block Island.

Auction:
2832M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 16, 2015
Lot:
49
Sold for:
$277$225

American School, 19th/20th Century Coast Guard Block Island. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 10 x 19 3/4 in., framed. Condition: Patch l.l., loose in frame, craquelure, toning. More ...

Robert Venturi Grandmother's Tablecloth Chippendale Chair

Robert Venturi Grandmother's Tablecloth Chippendale Chair

Auction:
2830B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2015
Lot:
339
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Robert Venturi Grandmother's Tablecloth Chippendale Chair Laminated plywood, fabric United States, c. 1981 Original cushion fabric, made at the Philadelphia Fabric Workshop and Museum, ht. 37 More ...

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Slant-lid Desk

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Slant-lid Desk

Auction:
2786B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 01, 2015
Lot:
42
Unsold
 

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Slant-lid Desk, Newport, Rhode Island, c. 1760-80, lid opens to a block- and shell-carved interior, with concave carved valance drawers above the case of graduated More ...

Maple Dining Table

Maple Dining Table

Auction:
2757B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 26, 2014
Lot:
148
Sold for:
$554$450

Maple Dining Table, probably Rhode Island, early 18th century, the circular top with falling leaves on block-turned tapering legs ending in pad feet, old refinish, (imperfections), ht. 27 1/2, dia. More ...

Four Yacht Club Trophies

Four Yacht Club Trophies

Auction:
2754B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 11, 2014
Lot:
145
Sold for:
$492$400

Four Yacht Club Trophies, two St. Louis Silver Co. silver-plate mounted items: a large tankard engraved to neck: "Aug. 25th 1906/Ocean Challenge Race/Sloops Urada V Sachem", to middle plaque: "Won More ...

Burnside Fourth Model Carbine

Burnside Fourth Model Carbine

Auction:
2724M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2014
Lot:
183
Sold for:
$861$700

Burnside Fourth Model Carbine, c. 1862, walnut stock and forend, serial number on frame 10499, and 12892 on pivoting block, steel barrel marked CAST STEEL. 1862, marked on top of frame BURNSIDE'S More ...

Allers, Christian Wilhelm (1857-1915) Capri

Allers, Christian Wilhelm (1857-1915) Capri

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
68
Sold for:
$154$125

Allers, Christian Wilhelm (1857-1915) Capri. Munich [New York]: Franz Hanfstaengl, 1892. Folio, the short introduction in German is followed by a total of sixty-four illustrations, including the More ...

Remington Rolling Block Carbine

Remington Rolling Block Carbine

Auction:
2684M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 02, 2013
Lot:
273
Sold for:
$400$325

Remington Rolling Block Carbine, c. late 19th century, walnut stock with steel fittings, top of buttplate marked 7 E, lightly marked on tang behind hammer, barrel replaced with a 12-08 Rock Island More ...

Approximately Seventy Books on the History of New England

Approximately Seventy Books on the History of New England

Auction:
2677M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 09, 2013
Lot:
240
Sold for:
$150$125

Approximately Seventy Books on the History of New England, books on Boston history include an early edition book on the Boston Fire of 1872; collection also includes histories of Concord, More ...

Helen Frankenthaler (American, 1928-2011)      Drawing on Woodblock Proof I

Helen Frankenthaler (American, 1928-2011) Drawing on Woodblock Proof I

Auction:
2635B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Feb 01, 2013
Lot:
79
Sold for:
$18,000$18,000

Helen Frankenthaler (American, 1928-2011) Drawing on Woodblock Proof I, 1977. Signed and inscribed "Frankenthaler (Woodcut, mulberry juice, and crayon)" in pencil l.l., identified on labels from More ...

American School, 20th Century      Figure on a Sandy Bank.

American School, 20th Century Figure on a Sandy Bank.

Auction:
2606M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 18, 2012
Lot:
178
Sold for:
$95$80

American School, 20th Century Figure on a Sandy Bank. Signed or inscribed indistinctly l.r., probably "Block Island" l.r. Oil on canvas, 10 x 15 in., framed. Condition: Surface grime, More ...

Dwight William Tryon (American, 1849-1925)      South Shore Block Island

Dwight William Tryon (American, 1849-1925) South Shore Block Island

Auction:
2581B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Feb 03, 2012
Lot:
376
Sold for:
$11,850$10,000

Dwight William Tryon (American, 1849-1925) South Shore Block Island Signed "D.W. TRYON" l.r., with a label from Curtis H. Moyer Pictures and Frames, Hartford, Connecticut, and titled on a label More ...

(Broadside, New England)

(Broadside, New England)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
16
Sold for:
$385$325

(Broadside, New England), Lines written on the death of Sarah M. Cornell, one page, c. 1833, header printed with outline of a coffin, large title block over two columns of verse, unsigned, sheet More ...

Maple and Yellow Pine Tea Table

Maple and Yellow Pine Tea Table

Auction:
2558M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2011
Lot:
74
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

Maple and Yellow Pine Tea Table, southern New England, probably Rhode Island, mid-18th century, the oval top on four block-turned tapering legs ending in pad feet joined by a straight skirt with More ...

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Block-front Slant-lid Desk

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Block-front Slant-lid Desk

Auction:
2558M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2011
Lot:
130
Sold for:
$20,145$17,000

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Block-front Slant-lid Desk, coastal Massachusetts, c. 1760-75, the blocked lid opens to an amphitheater interior of blocked and shaped drawers and valanced compartments More ...

Seven-piece Painted Wood Toy Train and Two Painted Wood Animal Marionettes

Seven-piece Painted Wood Toy Train and Two Painted Wood Animal Marionettes

Auction:
2546M
Auction:
Discovery - May 11, 2011
Lot:
81
Sold for:
$37$30

Seven-piece Painted Wood Toy Train and Two Painted Wood Animal Marionettes, the latter possibly Schoenhut. More ...