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Large Group of Mostly American Hand-colored and Black and White Postcards and Stamps

Large Group of Mostly American Hand-colored and Black and White Postcards and Stamps

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1558
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Large Group of Mostly American Hand-colored and Black and White Postcards and Stamps, including examples of British and European architecture: cathedrals, squares, and government buildings; More ...

Silas Kopf Seahorse Marquetry Chest-on-Stand

Silas Kopf Seahorse Marquetry Chest-on-Stand

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
462
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Silas Kopf Seahorse Marquetry Chest-on-Stand, East Hampton, Massachusetts, c. 2015, cherry, macassar ebony, mahogany, bog oak, and brass, cedar-lined, with two hidden compartments and a false More ...

Günther Förg (German, 1952-2013)      Das Detail Vergrossern  /A Portfolio of Seven Works

Günther Förg (German, 1952-2013) Das Detail Vergrossern /A Portfolio of Seven Works

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
124
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Günther Förg (German, 1952-2013) Das Detail Vergrossern/A Portfolio of Seven Works, 1985. Signed and dated "Förg..." in ink l.r., numbered "7/9" in ink l.l. Chromogenic prints, image sizes More ...

Edgar Degas (French, 1834-1917)      Preparatory Drawing for Semiramis Building Babylon

Edgar Degas (French, 1834-1917) Preparatory Drawing for Semiramis Building Babylon

Auction:
3072B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 26, 2018
Lot:
343
Sold for:
$20,910$17,000

Edgar Degas (French, 1834-1917) Preparatory Drawing for Semiramis Building Babylon Unsigned, stamped (faded) "ATELIER ED. DEGAS" l.l. and "Douane Paris Centrale" on the verso l.r. Tissue paper More ...

Burch, George M. (1894-1988) Sketchbooks with Drawings of Car Designs, mid-20th Century.

Burch, George M. (1894-1988) Sketchbooks with Drawings of Car Designs, mid-20th Century.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
25
Sold for:
$523$425

Burch, George M. (1894-1988) Sketchbooks with Drawings of Car Designs, mid-20th Century. A collection of several loose sketches and clippings of European buildings, [and] six large 12 x 18 in. More ...

Edgar Degas (French, 1834-1917)      Preparatory Drawing for Semiramis Building Babylon

Edgar Degas (French, 1834-1917) Preparatory Drawing for Semiramis Building Babylon

Auction:
2977B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 27, 2017
Lot:
397
Unsold
 

Edgar Degas (French, 1834-1917) Preparatory Drawing for Semiramis Building Babylon Unsigned, stamped (faded) "ATELIER ED. DEGAS" l.l. and "Douane Paris Centrale" on the verso l.r. Tissue paper More ...

Four Large European Brass Candlesticks

Four Large European Brass Candlesticks

Auction:
2917T
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 14, 2016
Lot:
1167
Sold for:
$677$550

Four Large European Brass Candlesticks, 18th century, a near pair and two singles, ht. to 13 1/4 in. Note: Proceeds from the sale of the collections will be used by the Colonial Williamsburg More ...

The Phillips Family Needlework Picture

The Phillips Family Needlework Picture

Auction:
2786B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 01, 2015
Lot:
30
Sold for:
$903,000$750,000

The Phillips Family Needlework Picture, Sarah Phillips (b. Rowley, Massachusetts, 1656), Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1670, worked in red, blue, yellow, black, and white wool and silver and gold More ...

Photo Albums, Cameroon, North Africa, c. 1920.

Photo Albums, Cameroon, North Africa, c. 1920.

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
250
Sold for:
$246$200

Photo Albums, Cameroon, North Africa, c. 1920. Two photo albums, the first containing personal family photos of a sophisticated-seeming European family living abroad in North Africa in a military More ...

Three Chinese Export Porcelain Table Items

Three Chinese Export Porcelain Table Items

Auction:
2710B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2014
Lot:
56
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Three Chinese Export Porcelain Table Items, made for the European market, 18th century, a tea bowl, demitasse cup, and a saucer with matching decoration of a castle-type building with a round More ...

Marquetry Oak Drop-leaf Side Table

Marquetry Oak Drop-leaf Side Table

Auction:
2669M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2013
Lot:
584
Sold for:
$4,800$4,000

Marquetry Oak Drop-leaf Side Table, Peter J. Sargent (American, 1839-1912), Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 1911, the round top inlaid with images of local landmarks and census data, stars, herringbone, More ...

Four Stanhopes or Peep-eye Viewers, and a Miniature Brass Album with Photos of Lincoln and   Civil War Figures

Four Stanhopes or Peep-eye Viewers, and a Miniature Brass Album with Photos of Lincoln and Civil War Figures

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
690
Sold for:
$584$475

Four Stanhopes or Peep-eye Viewers, and a Miniature Brass Album with Photos of Lincoln and Civil War Figures, three celluloid monoculars with views of the Nouvel Opera (Paris), a winter scene with More ...

Ten Lithographed Tins and Two Russian Royalty Commemorative Eggs

Ten Lithographed Tins and Two Russian Royalty Commemorative Eggs

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
997
Sold for:
$120$100

Ten Lithographed Tins and Two Russian Royalty Commemorative Eggs, two Queen Elizabeth coronation commemorative tins, three tea tins, a Macfarlane Lang & Co. biscuit tin decorated with Asian figures, More ...

Approximately Nineteen Unframed Works on Paper:      After Joseph Mallard William Turner (British, 1775-1851), Penbury Mill, Kent

Approximately Nineteen Unframed Works on Paper: After Joseph Mallard William Turner (British, 1775-1851), Penbury Mill, Kent

Auction:
2611M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 13, 2012
Lot:
1220
Sold for:
$245$200

Approximately Nineteen Unframed Works on Paper: After Joseph Mallard William Turner (British, 1775-1851), Penbury Mill, Kent, inscribed "Drawn & Etchd by J.M.W. Turner Esq" l.l., etching and More ...

Chinese Export Porcelain Cream Jug with Cover

Chinese Export Porcelain Cream Jug with Cover

Auction:
2608M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 11, 2012
Lot:
181
Sold for:
$948$800

Chinese Export Porcelain Cream Jug with Cover, late 18th/early 19th century, made for the European market, decorated with a scenic view of Western dressed figures and buildings, ht. 5 1/4 in. More ...

Dining Table and Two Chairs Attributed to Mart Stam (1899-1966)

Dining Table and Two Chairs Attributed to Mart Stam (1899-1966)

Auction:
2531B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 18, 2010
Lot:
456
Sold for:
$1,659$1,400

Dining Table and Two Chairs Attributed to Mart Stam (1899-1966) Tubular steel and painted wood Bauhaus period 20th century Rectangular top dining table with tubular steel loop legs, accompanied More ...

(Cathedrals and Public Buildings, European), Coney, John (1786-1833)

(Cathedrals and Public Buildings, European), Coney, John (1786-1833)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
479
Unsold
 

(Cathedrals and Public Buildings, European), Coney, John (1786-1833), Engraving of Ancient Cathedrals, Hotels de Ville and Other Public Building of Celebrity, in France, Holland, Germany, and Italy, More ...

Three Covered Bandboxes

Three Covered Bandboxes

Auction:
2514M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 22, 2010
Lot:
731
Sold for:
$1,659$1,400

Three Covered Bandboxes, America, second quarter 19th century, oblong boxes, one bandbox with blue background depicting the winner of the chariot race of the "Heraea Games," the cover depicting More ...

Approximately 700 Stereo Cards

Approximately 700 Stereo Cards

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
425
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

Approximately 700 Stereo Cards, mainly American flat mounts, including numerous topographical views, Niagara Falls, California scenes, early Massachusetts towns, bridges, railways, buildings, More ...

Miniature Mahogany Sleigh-Front Shelf Clock by E.O. Goodwin

Miniature Mahogany Sleigh-Front Shelf Clock by E.O. Goodwin

Auction:
2431
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 01, 2008
Lot:
72
Sold for:
$444$375

Miniature Mahogany Sleigh-Front Shelf Clock by E.O. Goodwin, Bristol, Connecticut, with glazed top door, transfer-decorated dial-surround and European building over the painted zinc Roman dial, More ...

(European City Views), Homann, Johann Baptiste, and Family

(European City Views), Homann, Johann Baptiste, and Family

Auction:
2386
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2007
Lot:
768
Sold for:
$470$400

(European City Views), Homann, Johann Baptiste, and Family, Accurater Prospect und Grundris de Konigl: Gros Britanisch: Haupt und Reidentz Stadt London, Nurnberg: [c. 1720], double-page, with three More ...

Engraved Whale's Tooth

Engraved Whale's Tooth

Auction:
2297
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 06, 2005
Lot:
208
Sold for:
$70,500$60,000

Engraved Whale's Tooth, early to mid 19th century, the large tooth depicting "South Sea Fishery," with a whaling bark and three long boats pursuing two surfacing whales, the reverse depicting "Port More ...

Attributed to Henry Schreiner Stellwagen (American, d. 1866)    Five Small Watercolor Views.

Attributed to Henry Schreiner Stellwagen (American, d. 1866) Five Small Watercolor Views.

Auction:
2297
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 06, 2005
Lot:
232
Sold for:
$940$800

Attributed to Henry Schreiner Stellwagen (American, d. 1866) Five Small Watercolor Views. All unsigned. Watercolors on paper, the first showing three goats with mountains beyond, the second showing More ...

Attributed to Henry Schreiner Stellwagen (American, d. 1866)    Two Watercolor Views of Valparaiso.

Attributed to Henry Schreiner Stellwagen (American, d. 1866) Two Watercolor Views of Valparaiso.

Auction:
2297
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 06, 2005
Lot:
243
Sold for:
$1,175$1,000

Attributed to Henry Schreiner Stellwagen (American, d. 1866) Two Watercolor Views of Valparaiso. Unsigned. The first watercolor on paper, showing two men on horseback in the foreground overlooking More ...

Group of Six Framed Hand-tinted Lithographs of European Garden Plans

Group of Six Framed Hand-tinted Lithographs of European Garden Plans

Auction:
2272
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 23, 2005
Lot:
549A
Sold for:
$646$550

Group of Six Framed Hand-tinted Lithographs of European Garden Plans, 20th century, after Deneufforge, French matted, in modern giltwood frames, sight size 15 x 9 1/2, frame 25 x 19 5/8 in. More ...

Victorian Decoupage Papier Mache Tray

Victorian Decoupage Papier Mache Tray

Auction:
2252
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 02, 2004
Lot:
167
Sold for:
$353$300

Victorian Decoupage Papier Mache Tray, late 19th century, applied with prints of classical ruins, European buildings, tree branches, and scrolls, on black ground, wd. 30 5/8 More ...