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Sam Francis (American, 1923-1994)      Untitled (SF-329)

Sam Francis (American, 1923-1994) Untitled (SF-329)

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
56
Estimate:
$3,000 - $5,000

Sam Francis (American, 1923-1994) Untitled (SF-329), 1988, proof aside from edition of 50, published by The Litho Shop, Inc., Santa Monica, California (Lembark, L.278). Signed "Sam Francis" in More ...

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)      Winnowing Grain, Taos Pueblo, New Mexico

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Winnowing Grain, Taos Pueblo, New Mexico

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
92
Estimate:
$1,500 - $2,500

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Winnowing Grain, Taos Pueblo, New Mexico, c. 1929, printed 1973-77. Signed "Ansel Adams" in pencil on the mount l.r., titled and dated with the artist's stamp More ...

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)      Graduation Dress, Yosemite Valley, California

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Graduation Dress, Yosemite Valley, California

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
104
Estimate:
$1,500 - $2,500

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Graduation Dress, Yosemite Valley, California, 1948, printed later, from Portfolio VI, published by Parasol Press, LTD., New York, 1974. Signed "Ansel Adams" in More ...

Minor White (American, 1908-1976)      Two Photographs: Coastal View, California

Minor White (American, 1908-1976) Two Photographs: Coastal View, California

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
105
Estimate:
$2,000 - $3,000

Minor White (American, 1908-1976) Two Photographs: Coastal View, California and Robert Bright, San Pedro Point Marker, California, from the series Song Without Words, c. 1947. Numbered "19" and More ...

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984)      Liliane de Cock

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Liliane de Cock

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
116
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Ansel Adams (American, 1902-1984) Liliane de Cock, 1970. Signed "Ansel Adams" in pencil on the mount l.r., titled and dated within an Ansel Adams, Carmel, California, stamp on the reverse of the More ...

Chip Hooper (American, 1962- 2016)      Triangle Rocks, Garrapata Beach

Chip Hooper (American, 1962- 2016) Triangle Rocks, Garrapata Beach

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
129
Estimate:
$600 - $800

Chip Hooper (American, 1962- 2016) Triangle Rocks, Garrapata Beach, 1998, printed 2005, from the series California's Pacific. Signed "Chip Hooper" in pencil on the mount verso, titled, dated, More ...

William Merritt Chase (American, 1849-1916)      Lady in Black (Lilian Westcott Hale)

William Merritt Chase (American, 1849-1916) Lady in Black (Lilian Westcott Hale)

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
330
Estimate:
$20,000 - $30,000

William Merritt Chase (American, 1849-1916) Lady in Black (Lilian Westcott Hale) Signed "Wm M Chase" l.l., faint second signature c.l., identified on labels from Spanierman Gallery, New York, More ...

Chuah Thean Teng (Malaysian, 1914-2008)      Fishermen

Chuah Thean Teng (Malaysian, 1914-2008) Fishermen

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
368
Estimate:
$1,500 - $2,000

Chuah Thean Teng (Malaysian, 1914-2008) Fishermen Signed "Teng" l.l. Batik on cloth laid down on paper/board, 22 1/8 x 17 5/8 in. (56.0 x 45.0 cm), framed (without glass). Condition: More ...

Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985)      Hommage à Marc Chagall pour Vava

Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985) Hommage à Marc Chagall pour Vava

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
386
Estimate:
$50,000 - $70,000

Marc Chagall (Russian/French, 1887-1985) Hommage à Marc Chagall pour Vava Dated and signed "1967. Chagall 29/6" l.r., inscribed in Cyrillic "...Marc" within the composition u.r. Pastel and More ...

Raimonds Staprans (Latvian/American, b. 1926)      Still Life with Fruit

Raimonds Staprans (Latvian/American, b. 1926) Still Life with Fruit

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
396
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Raimonds Staprans (Latvian/American, b. 1926) Still Life with Fruit Signed "STAPRANS-67" l.r., with a partial label from Maxwell Galleries, San Francisco, California, affixed to the stretcher. More ...

Lisa Houck (American, 20th/21st Century) Measuring Annual Rainfall in Several Southern California Locations Turns Up Some Surprising Da

Lisa Houck (American, 20th/21st Century) Measuring Annual Rainfall in Several Southern California Locations Turns Up Some Surprising Da

Auction:
3071T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2018
Lot:
1343
Estimate:
$20 - $200

Lisa Houck (American, 20th/21st Century) Measuring Annual Rainfall in Several Southern California Locations Turns Up Some Surprising Data. Signed and dated "LISA HOUCK 1986" l.r., titled l.l. More ...

Henry Petzal Sterling Silver Ice Bucket

Henry Petzal Sterling Silver Ice Bucket

Auction:
3070B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2018
Lot:
279
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Henry Petzal Sterling Silver Ice Bucket, c. 1974, numbered "6/1974," with two upright handles, wd. to 7 5/8, dish dia. 6 1/4 in., approx. 21.5 troy oz. N.B. Henry Petzal (1906-2002) worked in More ...

Beau Kvenild Floor Vase with Flowers

Beau Kvenild Floor Vase with Flowers

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
325
Sold for:
$277$225

Beau Kvenild Floor Vase with Flowers Ceramic United States, early 21st century Large flowers and leaves in primary colors in an angular white vase with decorative depictions on sides on circular More ...

Art Pottery Vessel

Art Pottery Vessel

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
375
Sold for:
$308$250

Art Pottery Vessel Ceramic California Blue iridescent glaze with yellow and green crackle glaze highlight inside at base, red clay body raised on circular foot, some nicks at foot base, spurious More ...

Haku Maki (Japanese, 1924-2000)      Poem:  Reconciliation (Wa)

Haku Maki (Japanese, 1924-2000) Poem: Reconciliation (Wa)

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
380
Sold for:
$246$200

Haku Maki (Japanese, 1924-2000) Poem: Reconciliation (Wa), 1970, edition of 50. Signed and dated "Haku Maki '70" in pencil l.r., numbered "11/50" in pencil l.l., with the artist's seal l.r., More ...

14kt Gold Chagall Centennial Pendant, Marika Somogyi

14kt Gold Chagall Centennial Pendant, Marika Somogyi

Auction:
3044B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 05, 2017
Lot:
259A
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

14kt Gold Chagall Centennial Pendant, Marika Somogyi, commissioned by the Magnes Museum, The Jewish Museum of the West, Berkeley, California, 50.9 dwt, lg. 2 in., no. 25/50, with certificate of More ...

Santa Fe Railroad Poster

Santa Fe Railroad Poster

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
373
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

Santa Fe Railroad Poster, for the Los Angeles, California, Olympics of 1932, (not examined out of frame), frame size 27 x 19 3/4 in. More ...

Northern California Twined Basketry Bowl

Northern California Twined Basketry Bowl

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
414
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Northern California Twined Basketry Bowl, with unusual design elements, ht. 5, dia. 7 1/2 in. More ...

Salmon River Hupa Polychrome Basketry Bowl

Salmon River Hupa Polychrome Basketry Bowl

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
415A
Unsold
 

Salmon River Hupa Polychrome Basketry Bowl, c. 1900, tightly woven with classic designs on a medium brown background, ht. 4 1/4, dia. 5 1/4 in. More ...

Pomo Coiled Basketry Bowl

Pomo Coiled Basketry Bowl

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
417A
Unsold
 

Pomo Coiled Basketry Bowl, c. 1900, single rod construction, ht. 1 3/4, dia. 5 in. More ...

Pomo Feather Basketry Plaque

Pomo Feather Basketry Plaque

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
419
Sold for:
$984$800

Pomo Feather Basketry Plaque, c. early 20th century, one side with green and yellow concentric star design, dia. 7 in. More ...

Nudie Suit, 1973

Nudie Suit, 1973

Auction:
3051B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 19, 2017
Lot:
399
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Nudie Suit, 1973, the black jacket and pants with cream piping, labeled Nudie's Rodeo Tailors, North Hollywood, California, also labeled Mr. J Geils, Date 10-22-73, No. 1244; the yellow shirt with More ...

Two Vanity License Plates

Two Vanity License Plates

Auction:
3051B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 19, 2017
Lot:
418
Sold for:
$246$200

Two Vanity License Plates, the California reading JGEILS, the Wisconsin reading J GEILS; together with New Jersey JG 43 M, no. 1497249, 1956. Provenance: The estate of J. Geils. More ...

Mojave Beaded Collar

Mojave Beaded Collar

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1088
Sold for:
$37$30

Mojave Beaded Collar, c. first half 20th century, 36 x 12 in. Tribal Art More ...

Three Brass Boxes and a Russian Tray.     Estimate $20-200

Three Brass Boxes and a Russian Tray. Estimate $20-200

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1116
Sold for:
$148$120

Three Brass Boxes and a Russian Tray. More ...

Pair of Brass Urn-top Andirons and Sheet Iron Fender

Pair of Brass Urn-top Andirons and Sheet Iron Fender

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1135
Sold for:
$185$150

Pair of Brass Urn-top Andirons and Sheet Iron Fender, early 19th century, the andirons with faceted plinths on spurred cabriole legs and ball feet, the pierced sheet iron fender with brass molding, More ...

Brass Fireplace Fender

Brass Fireplace Fender

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1235
Sold for:
$49$40

Brass Fireplace Fender, America or England, late 19th/early 20th century, the panel with pierced crosshatch and loop decoration, on brass paw feet, ht. 8 1/4, wd. 48 1/2, dp. 12 in. More ...

Hearst, William Randolph (1863-1951) Large Archive of Photographs of Costume Parties and Celebrities Taken at Hearst Castle, 1930s.

Hearst, William Randolph (1863-1951) Large Archive of Photographs of Costume Parties and Celebrities Taken at Hearst Castle, 1930s.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$923$750

Hearst, William Randolph (1863-1951) Large Archive of Photographs of Costume Parties and Celebrities Taken at Hearst Castle, 1930s. Approximately seventy photographs, including some large signed More ...

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Manuscript Document Signed, 27 February 1865, Granting Pensions to Revolutionary War Veterans.

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Manuscript Document Signed, 27 February 1865, Granting Pensions to Revolutionary War Veterans.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
73
Unsold
 

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Manuscript Document Signed, 27 February 1865, Granting Pensions to Revolutionary War Veterans. Parchment document granting a $300 per year pension to each of the five More ...

Burroughs, Edgar Rice (1875-1950) Mars and Venus Series Titles, Thirteen Volumes.

Burroughs, Edgar Rice (1875-1950) Mars and Venus Series Titles, Thirteen Volumes.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
195
Sold for:
$554$450

Burroughs, Edgar Rice (1875-1950) Mars and Venus Series Titles, Thirteen Volumes. Tarzana, California: Edgar Rice Burroughs, [1930s-1940s]. All volumes bound in publisher's cloth with dust jackets, More ...