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Robert Laurent (American, 1890-1970)      Seated Figure

Robert Laurent (American, 1890-1970) Seated Figure

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
452
Estimate:
$10,000 - $15,000

Robert Laurent (American, 1890-1970) Seated Figure Signed "LAURENT" on the bottom edge, dated to 1953 in the exhibition catalog The Robert Laurent Memorial Exhibition (see below). Alabaster, More ...

Sheet Iron Gray-painted Chimney Sweep Weathervane

Sheet Iron Gray-painted Chimney Sweep Weathervane

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
1083
Sold for:
$984$800

Sheet Iron Gray-painted Chimney Sweep Weathervane, America, early 20th century, the walking figure wears a hat and carries a brush and ladder, a cat with a curled tail at his feet, old paint, ht. More ...

Carved and Painted Pine Figure of a Crouching Cat

Carved and Painted Pine Figure of a Crouching Cat

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
1100
Sold for:
$800$650

Carved and Painted Pine Figure of a Crouching Cat, America, c. 1930, in old black and white paint, (age cracks, paint losses, abraded), ht. 7, lg. 23 in. More ...

Attributed to Sigismund Freudenberger (Swiss, 1745-1801)    Seated Mother with Baby and Small Child in a Walled Garden

Attributed to Sigismund Freudenberger (Swiss, 1745-1801) Seated Mother with Baby and Small Child in a Walled Garden

Auction:
3267T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1052
Sold for:
$123$100

Attributed to Sigismund Freudenberger (Swiss, 1745-1801) Seated Mother with Baby and Small Child in a Walled Garden. Unsigned, attributed to "Freudenberger" on a detached label affixed to the More ...

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925)      Olive Grove

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925) Olive Grove

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
320
Sold for:
$86,100$70,000

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925) Olive Grove Signed and inscribed "John S. Sargent-San Vigilio" l.l., titled and dated to 1913 in the catalogue raisonné (see below). Watercolor and More ...

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925)      Bologna Fountain

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925) Bologna Fountain

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
321
Sold for:
$183,000$150,000

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925) Bologna Fountain No visible signature, titled and dated to c. 1909 in the catalogue raisonné (see below), titled on an unattributed hand-written label More ...

Edmund Charles Tarbell (American, 1862-1938)      Peonies and Iris

Edmund Charles Tarbell (American, 1862-1938) Peonies and Iris

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
355
Sold for:
$28,290$23,000

Edmund Charles Tarbell (American, 1862-1938) Peonies and Iris Inscribed, signed, and dated "To David Blaney/Tarbell-26" l.r., identified on exhibition labels (see below) from the Museum of Fine More ...

Caricature and Satirical Prints, England, Thirty-eight Examples, Late 18th to Early 19th Century.

Caricature and Satirical Prints, England, Thirty-eight Examples, Late 18th to Early 19th Century.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1236
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Caricature and Satirical Prints, England, Thirty-eight Examples, Late 18th to Early 19th Century. Including the following hand-colored etchings and engravings: George Moutard Woodward's Cross More ...

Carved and Painted Hessian Soldier Whirligig

Carved and Painted Hessian Soldier Whirligig

Auction:
3167B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 03, 2018
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$431$350

Carved and Painted Hessian Soldier Whirligig, probably Maine, late 19th century, composed of a pair of figures in blue jackets and white trousers, holding swords in their arms, mounted on a More ...

Large Group of Brooches

Large Group of Brooches

Auction:
3157T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
2247
Sold for:
$338$275

Large Group of Brooches, including enameled figural brooches, gem-set floral brooches, cat brooches, an agate brooch, and a portrait brooch. More ...

William Glackens (American, 1870-1938)      The Attack on the Blockhouse at El Caney

William Glackens (American, 1870-1938) The Attack on the Blockhouse at El Caney

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

William Glackens (American, 1870-1938) The Attack on the Blockhouse at El Caney or The Charge at El Caney Signed and inscribed "W. Glackens/Caney" l.l. Ink, wash, and whiting on paper, sight More ...

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904)      Evening Prayer

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) Evening Prayer

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
266
Sold for:
$423,000$350,000

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) Evening Prayer, or Prayer in the East Signed "J.L. GEROME" c.l. along the edge of the wall of the roof, identified on a presentation plaque and on an More ...

Nephrite Jade Openwork Figure of Two Cats

Nephrite Jade Openwork Figure of Two Cats

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
415
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Nephrite Jade Openwork Figure of Two Cats, China, the cats standing in opposing directions to make an oval form, pale celadon and gray stone, wd. 1 3/4 in. More ...

Harriet Whitney Frishmuth (American, 1880-1980)      The Vine

Harriet Whitney Frishmuth (American, 1880-1980) The Vine

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
340
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Harriet Whitney Frishmuth (American, 1880-1980) The Vine Dated and signed "© 1921/HARRIET W. FRISHMUTH" on the edge of the base, stamped "GORHAM CO. FOUNDERS/QBWS" on the base to the left of More ...

Baule Standing Male Figure

Baule Standing Male Figure

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
221
Sold for:
$11,070$9,000

Baule Standing Male Figure, with heavy muscular legs supporting a rounded torso beneath strong shoulders, both arms missing, surmounted by an oval head with swept back coiffure terminating in two More ...

Richard Bertman Wire Figures of a Cat, Kitten, and Martin Sheuer

Richard Bertman Wire Figures of a Cat, Kitten, and Martin Sheuer

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1190
Sold for:
$400$325

Richard Bertman Wire Figures of a Cat, Kitten, and Martin Sheuer, ht. to 10 in. More ...

Three Austrian Cold-painted Bronze Figures

Three Austrian Cold-painted Bronze Figures

Auction:
3030T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 05, 2017
Lot:
1572
Sold for:
$160$130

Three Austrian Cold-painted Bronze Figures, late 20th century, a cat, a dog, and a scene with two mules and a beggar. Estate of Claire Stern More ...

Eugeniusz Zak (Polish, 1884-1926)      Young Acrobat

Eugeniusz Zak (Polish, 1884-1926) Young Acrobat

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
377
Sold for:
$159,000$130,000

Eugeniusz Zak (Polish, 1884-1926) Young Acrobat Signed "Eug. Zak" u.l. Oil on canvas, 39 1/2 x 31 3/4 in. (101.0 x 81.0 cm), framed. Condition: Scattered retouch, pinhole to center, varnish More ...

Two Carved Oak Cat Gargoyle Figures

Two Carved Oak Cat Gargoyle Figures

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1178
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Two Carved Oak Cat Gargoyle Figures, 19th century, ht. 10 3/4 in. More ...

Metamorphic Cold-painted Bronze Figure of a Cat

Metamorphic Cold-painted Bronze Figure of a Cat

Auction:
3020B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2017
Lot:
474
Sold for:
$308$250

Metamorphic Cold-painted Bronze Figure of a Cat, probably Austria, 20th century, in the style of Franz Bergman, painted figure of a cat that opens to reveal a figure of a nude woman, unsigned, More ...

Group of Beaded Necklaces and Two 14kt Gold Figural Charms

Group of Beaded Necklaces and Two 14kt Gold Figural Charms

Auction:
3013T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 13, 2017
Lot:
1160
Sold for:
$461$375

Group of Beaded Necklaces and Two 14kt Gold Figural Charms, including a multi-strand freshwater pearl necklace, a cat's-eye necklace, and an onyx necklace and three onyx bracelets, total 6.2 dwt. More ...

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)      Untitled (Standing Mobile)

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Untitled (Standing Mobile)

Auction:
3010B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 19, 2017
Lot:
525
Sold for:
$267,000$220,000

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Untitled (Standing Mobile), c. 1953 Unsigned. Sheet metal, brass wire, and paint, height 3 in. (7.5 cm) to topmost disk. Condition: Paint losses, slight More ...

French Brass Figural Mantel Clock

French Brass Figural Mantel Clock

Auction:
3009T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2017
Lot:
1160
Sold for:
$338$275

French Brass Figural Mantel Clock, c. 1850, figures depicting a sailor's wife in distress holding her children atop a rocky ledge, faded 3-in. silvered dial, central frieze with an applied shell, More ...

Eight Cold-painted Metal Items

Eight Cold-painted Metal Items

Auction:
3000B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 07, 2017
Lot:
573
Sold for:
$738$600

Eight Cold-painted Metal Items, 20th century, seven Austrian bronze cat figures: one with a switch, one taking a switch to a kitten, a kitten in a high chair, a cello player; one serving a mug on a More ...

Needlework Sampler "Mary Norton,"

Needlework Sampler "Mary Norton,"

Auction:
2985B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2017
Lot:
289
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Needlework Sampler "Mary Norton," c. 1818, worked in silk threads on a linen background, alphabet above a "Mary Norton her/work Wrought in the/14th year of her/age and finished on the 2d/of July More ...

Gilt-brass Figural Mantel Clock

Gilt-brass Figural Mantel Clock

Auction:
2981T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
1759
Sold for:
$246$200

Gilt-brass Figural Mantel Clock, France, c. 1850, the gilt-brass female child resting on a rocky outcropping, petting her cat and with flowers at her feet, 3 1/2-in. roman numeral silvered dial with More ...

French Brass Figural Mantel Clock

French Brass Figural Mantel Clock

Auction:
2981T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
1964
Unsold
 

French Brass Figural Mantel Clock, c. 1850, figures depicting a sailor's wife in distress holding her children atop a rocky ledge, faded 3-in. silvered dial, central frieze with an applied shell, More ...

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)      Untitled (Standing Mobile, c. 1965)

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Untitled (Standing Mobile, c. 1965)

Auction:
2977B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 27, 2017
Lot:
440
Sold for:
$471,000$390,000

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Untitled (Standing Mobile, c. 1965) Unsigned. Sheet metal, brass, wire, and paint, height 5 3/4 in. (14.6 cm), width 5 in. (12.5 cm) including the mobile More ...

Four Contemporary Folk Art Carved Figures

Four Contemporary Folk Art Carved Figures

Auction:
2959M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 17, 2016
Lot:
424
Sold for:
$246$200

Four Contemporary Folk Art Carved Figures, a George Washington, signed "Sandy Shade," a cat in a boot, initialed and dated "MHS 1981," a gentleman with a hat, signed and dated "DK Wise 1990," and an More ...

J. & E. Stevens Co. "Cat and Mouse" Mechanical Bank

J. & E. Stevens Co. "Cat and Mouse" Mechanical Bank

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
1025
Sold for:
$738$600

J. & E. Stevens Co. "Cat and Mouse" Mechanical Bank, Cromwell, Connecticut, 19th century, a bust of a cat below the rotating mouse and somersaulting cat figure, ht. 8 1/4 in closed. More ...