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Olive Pit Carving of a Boat

Olive Pit Carving of a Boat

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
387
Sold for:
$123$100

Olive Pit Carving of a Boat, China, 19th/20th century, with a stand, ht. 3/4, wd. 1 3/4 in. More ...

Rabbit-form Carved Wood and Iron Coconut Grater

Rabbit-form Carved Wood and Iron Coconut Grater

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1015
Unsold
 

Rabbit-form Carved Wood and Iron Coconut Grater, Thailand, 19th century, lg. 19, ht. 9 in. More ...

Keller & Guerin Majolica Asparagus Tray with Six Plates

Keller & Guerin Majolica Asparagus Tray with Six Plates

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1211
Sold for:
$209$170

Keller & Guerin Majolica Asparagus Tray with Six Plates, France, late 19th century, rectangular tray and fitted liner with arabesque flower and asparagus design, lg. 14 1/2; and six matching plates, More ...

Three Baroque Carved and Upholstered Walnut Armchairs

Three Baroque Carved and Upholstered Walnut Armchairs

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1092
Sold for:
$338$275

Three Baroque Carved and Upholstered Walnut Armchairs, (damage), ht. to 44 in. More ...

Chippendale-style Shell-carved Walnut Dressing Chest

Chippendale-style Shell-carved Walnut Dressing Chest

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1304
Sold for:
$338$275

Chippendale-style Shell-carved Walnut Dressing Chest, ht. 30 1/4, wd. 38 1/2, dp. 22 in. More ...

Pair of Full-length Silhouettes of Children

Pair of Full-length Silhouettes of Children

Auction:
3121M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 13, 2018
Lot:
818
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Pair of Full-length Silhouettes of Children, America, early 19th century, one holding a riding crop, the other a small bouquet, with watercolor highlights, each 2 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. (sight), in gilt More ...

Carved Walnut Folk Art Figure of an Owl

Carved Walnut Folk Art Figure of an Owl

Auction:
3120T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 06, 2018
Lot:
1389
Sold for:
$615$500

Carved Walnut Folk Art Figure of an Owl, probably America, late 19th century, standing on a rounded plinth, (wear, minor losses), ht. 7 1/4 in. More ...

Woven Cotton Runner

Woven Cotton Runner

Auction:
3120T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 06, 2018
Lot:
1515
Sold for:
$308$250

Woven Cotton Runner, 19th century, in mostly muted earth tones of olive green, browns, and black, approx. 3 ft. x 12 ft. More ...

Eleven French Majolica Ceramic Items

Eleven French Majolica Ceramic Items

Auction:
3118T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 23, 2018
Lot:
1012
Sold for:
$197$160

Eleven French Majolica Ceramic Items, a set of four grape plates, four asparagus plates, a large duck-form covered serving dish, and a Delphin Massier rooster vase and duck sugar. More ...

Blue and White Cotton Double Rose Coverlet with Eagle Border

Blue and White Cotton Double Rose Coverlet with Eagle Border

Auction:
3118T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 23, 2018
Lot:
1041
Sold for:
$74$60

Blue and White Cotton Double Rose Coverlet with Eagle Border, Olive Brown, 1841, (loss), 76 x 90 in. More ...

Three Renaissance Revival Scratch-carved Walnut Mirrors

Three Renaissance Revival Scratch-carved Walnut Mirrors

Auction:
3118T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 23, 2018
Lot:
1253
Sold for:
$123$100

Three Renaissance Revival Scratch-carved Walnut Mirrors, (imperfections), ht. to 56 in. More ...

Royce Classical-style Walnut Pedestal Table

Royce Classical-style Walnut Pedestal Table

Auction:
3118T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 23, 2018
Lot:
1270
Sold for:
$369$300

Royce Classical-style Walnut Pedestal Table, ht. 30, dia. 71 in. More ...

Coignet, Matthieu, sieur de La Thuillerie (1514-1586) Politique Discourses upon Trueth and Lying.

Coignet, Matthieu, sieur de La Thuillerie (1514-1586) Politique Discourses upon Trueth and Lying.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
37
Unsold
 

Coignet, Matthieu, sieur de La Thuillerie (1514-1586) Politique Discourses upon Trueth and Lying. London: Printed by [John Windet for] Ralfe Newberie, 1586. First English edition of this More ...

Dufour, Philippe Sylvestre (1622-1687) The Manner of Making of Coffee, Tea, and Chocolate.

Dufour, Philippe Sylvestre (1622-1687) The Manner of Making of Coffee, Tea, and Chocolate.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
56
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Dufour, Philippe Sylvestre (1622-1687) The Manner of Making of Coffee, Tea, and Chocolate. London: Printed for William Crook at the Green Dragon without Temple Bar near Devereux Court, 1685. First More ...

Gower, John (1325?-1408) De Confessione Amantis.

Gower, John (1325?-1408) De Confessione Amantis.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
77
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Gower, John (1325?-1408) De Confessione Amantis. London: Imprinted in Fletestreete by Thomas Berthelette, the XII daie of Marche, 1554. Folio, third edition, title printed within woodcut More ...

Greco, Gioacchino (c. 1600-c. 1634) The Royall Game of Chesse-Play.

Greco, Gioacchino (c. 1600-c. 1634) The Royall Game of Chesse-Play.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
79
Unsold
 

Greco, Gioacchino (c. 1600-c. 1634) The Royall Game of Chesse-Play. London: Printed for Henry Herringman, and are to be sold at his shop at the sign of the Anchor, 1665. First edition in English, More ...

Norton, Thomas (1532-1584) To the Quenes Majesties Poore Deceiued Subiectes of the North Countrey, Drawen into Rebellion by the Earles

Norton, Thomas (1532-1584) To the Quenes Majesties Poore Deceiued Subiectes of the North Countrey, Drawen into Rebellion by the Earles

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
132
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Norton, Thomas (1532-1584) To the Quenes Majesties Poore Deceiued Subiectes of the North Countrey, Drawen into Rebellion by the Earles Northumberland and Westmoreland. London: Imprinted by Henrie More ...

Parkinson, John (1567-1650) Paradisi in Sole Paradisus Terrestris. Or, A Choise Garden of all Sorts of Rarest Flowers.

Parkinson, John (1567-1650) Paradisi in Sole Paradisus Terrestris. Or, A Choise Garden of all Sorts of Rarest Flowers.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
136
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Parkinson, John (1567-1650) Paradisi in Sole Paradisus Terrestris. Or, A Choise Garden of all Sorts of Rarest Flowers. London: Printed by R.N. and are to be sold by Richard Thrale at his shop at the More ...

Reynolds, John, of the Mynt in the Tower (fl. circa 1627)  An Advice Touching the Currancie in Payment of our English Gold.

Reynolds, John, of the Mynt in the Tower (fl. circa 1627) An Advice Touching the Currancie in Payment of our English Gold.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
153
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Reynolds, John, of the Mynt in the Tower (fl. circa 1627) An Advice Touching the Currancie in Payment of our English Gold. London: Printed by B[ernard] A[lsop] and T[homas] F[awcet] for Ben. More ...

The Excellency of the Pen and Pencil, Exemplifying the Uses of Them.

The Excellency of the Pen and Pencil, Exemplifying the Uses of Them.

Auction:
3117B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 20, 2018
Lot:
171
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

The Excellency of the Pen and Pencil, Exemplifying the Uses of Them. London: Printed for Dorman Newman, at the Kings-Arms in the Poultrey, 1688. Second edition, octavo, illustrated with engraved More ...

Ten Colored Glass Bottles

Ten Colored Glass Bottles

Auction:
3116M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 19, 2018
Lot:
132
Sold for:
$615$500

Ten Colored Glass Bottles, including an olive James Buchanan & Co. and an olive Johann Hoff, ht. to 10 in. More ...

Five-piece Japanese Silver Tea and Coffee Service

Five-piece Japanese Silver Tea and Coffee Service

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
93
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Five-piece Japanese Silver Tea and Coffee Service, Yokohama, early 20th century, Musashiya, maker, each with iris motif throughout, coffeepot, teapot, covered sugar, waste bowl, and creamer, also More ...

Yuni Double Coconut

Yuni Double Coconut

Auction:
3104T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
3095
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Yuni Double Coconut, Seychelles, early 20th century, overall ht. 12 in., on custom Lucite stand. Note: "To understand and experience the world and other cultures has, since a very early age, been More ...

Bible, English, The Geneva Version.

Bible, English, The Geneva Version.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1098
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Bible, English, The Geneva Version. London: Barkar, 1576. Small folio, lacking title page, three preliminary leaves, the first leaf of Genesis, and most of Hhh3 (title, first page of Genesis, and More ...

Galveston Cotton Exchange Sketches, 1876.

Galveston Cotton Exchange Sketches, 1876.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1164
Sold for:
$277$225

Galveston Cotton Exchange Sketches, 1876. Galveston, Texas: W. Strickland (at the sign of the Mammoth Book), 1876. Quarto pamphlet, consisting of title, twelve full-page lithographic cartoons More ...

West African Female Figure

West African Female Figure

Auction:
3099B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2018
Lot:
208
Unsold
 

West African Female Figure, early 20th century, body and neck wrapped with cotton thread, ht. 4 3/4 in. More ...

Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975)       Two Works: Studies of Iron Garden Chairs

Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975) Two Works: Studies of Iron Garden Chairs

Auction:
3108T
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 02, 2018
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975) Two Works: Studies of Iron Garden Chairs, 1930-31, printed later. Each signed "Walker Evans" in pencil on the overmat l.r., one signed "Walker Evans" in pencil More ...

Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975)       Greenwood Plantation House, Louisiana

Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975) Greenwood Plantation House, Louisiana

Auction:
3108T
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 02, 2018
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Walker Evans (American, 1903-1975) Greenwood Plantation House, Louisiana, 1935, printed later. Signed and dated "Walker Evans..." in pencil on the overmat l.r., Lunn Gallery stamp on the verso. More ...

Blue and White Cotton Double Rose Coverlet with Eagle Border

Blue and White Cotton Double Rose Coverlet with Eagle Border

Auction:
3089T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 04, 2018
Lot:
1040
Unsold
 

Blue and White Cotton Double Rose Coverlet with Eagle Border, Olive Brown, 1841, (loss), 76 x 90 in. More ...

Pair of Baroque-style Carved and Upholstered Walnut Armchairs

Pair of Baroque-style Carved and Upholstered Walnut Armchairs

Auction:
3089T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 04, 2018
Lot:
1091
Sold for:
$197$160

Pair of Baroque-style Carved and Upholstered Walnut Armchairs, ht. 47, wd. 24 in. More ...