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Group of WWI German Items

Group of WWI German Items

Auction:
3305M
Auction:
Sale #3305M - Nov 01, 2019
Lot:
157
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Group of WWI German Items, c. early 20th century, an entrenching tool and cover, a green-painted drinking cup, a tinned iron folding knife and fork, Prussian dress shoulder board, a wound badge, an More ...

Dominique Alonzo (French, 1910-1930)     Dawn

Dominique Alonzo (French, 1910-1930) Dawn

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
176
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

Dominique Alonzo (French, 1910-1930) Dawn, white marble figure of a nude female set on a nero portoro base, signed "Alonzo," ht. 32 3/4 in. Literature: Brian Catley, Art Deco and Other More ...

Pair of Sevres-style Porcelain Bronze-mounted Portrait Vases and Covers

Pair of Sevres-style Porcelain Bronze-mounted Portrait Vases and Covers

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
465
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Pair of Sevres-style Porcelain Bronze-mounted Portrait Vases and Covers, France, 19th century, pink ground with raised medallions to a waisted band with alternating portraits, possibly the consorts More ...

Jean-Baptiste Greuze (French, 1725-1805)      Portrait of a Young Man

Jean-Baptiste Greuze (French, 1725-1805) Portrait of a Young Man

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
220
Sold for:
$11,685$9,500

Jean-Baptiste Greuze (French, 1725-1805) Portrait of a Young Man Unsigned, identified on a label affixed to the stretcher, inscribed "Property of/Stanley N. Barbee/Los Angeles" on the reverse. More ...

Jean-Baptiste Greuze (French, 1725-1805)      Un Petit Garçon

Jean-Baptiste Greuze (French, 1725-1805) Un Petit Garçon

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
221
Unsold
 

Jean-Baptiste Greuze (French, 1725-1805) Un Petit Garçon Unsigned, identified on labels from the Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, Texas, Raydon Gallery and Hammer Galleries, both New York (see More ...

Attributed to Thomas Gainsborough (British, 1727-1788)      The Campfire

Attributed to Thomas Gainsborough (British, 1727-1788) The Campfire

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
226
Unsold
 

Attributed to Thomas Gainsborough (British, 1727-1788) The Campfire Unsigned, attributed on a presentation plaque, inscribed "Gainsborough" in ink on an unattributed inventory label affixed to More ...

Maurice Barbey (French, 20th Century)      Breton Market

Maurice Barbey (French, 20th Century) Breton Market

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
384
Sold for:
$584$475

Maurice Barbey (French, 20th Century) Breton Market Signed "M Barbey" in the l.l. quadrant, with a label from Gleason Fine Art, Boothbay, Maine, on the reverse. Oil and graphite on academy More ...

Maurice-Ambrose Ehlinger (French, 1896-1981)      Nue endormi

Maurice-Ambrose Ehlinger (French, 1896-1981) Nue endormi

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
411
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Maurice-Ambrose Ehlinger (French, 1896-1981) Nue endormi Signed "M. Ehlinger-" l.r., stamp from Florence Art Gallery, Italy, on the reverse. Oil on canvas, 23 1/2 x 28 3/4 in. (59.6 x 73.0 cm), More ...

Fernand Renard (French, 1912-1990)      Still Life with Fruit, Flowers, and Butterflies

Fernand Renard (French, 1912-1990) Still Life with Fruit, Flowers, and Butterflies

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2019
Lot:
520
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Fernand Renard (French, 1912-1990) Still Life with Fruit, Flowers, and Butterflies Signed "Renard" l.r., inscribed "No. 4" on the stretcher. Oil on canvas, 19 5/8 x 24 in. (50.0 x 61.0 cm), More ...

Théophile Alexandre Steinlen (French/Swiss, 1859-1923)      Blanchisseuses reportant l'ouvrage

Théophile Alexandre Steinlen (French/Swiss, 1859-1923) Blanchisseuses reportant l'ouvrage

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 26, 2019
Lot:
11
Sold for:
$246$200

Théophile Alexandre Steinlen (French/Swiss, 1859-1923) Blanchisseuses reportant l'ouvrage, 1898, possibly a proof of one of the three plates from the first state (Crauzat, 22). Unsigned. More ...

After Henri Matisse (French, 1869-1954)      Nice Travail et Joie

After Henri Matisse (French, 1869-1954) Nice Travail et Joie

Auction:
3293B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 26, 2019
Lot:
85
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

After Henri Matisse (French, 1869-1954) Nice Travail et Joie, 1948, from the edition of 300, published by the Syndicat d'Initiative de Nice et l'Union Mediterranéenne pour l'Art Moderne, printed More ...

Louis XVI-style Mahogany Secretaire a Abattant

Louis XVI-style Mahogany Secretaire a Abattant

Auction:
3289T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 18, 2019
Lot:
1175
Unsold
 

Louis XVI-style Mahogany Secretaire a Abattant, white marble top, long drawer over fall front which opens to eight pigeonholes and five short drawers, leather writing surface, two long drawers, More ...

Gilt and Hand-painted Belgian Slate Clock Garniture Set

Gilt and Hand-painted Belgian Slate Clock Garniture Set

Auction:
3289T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 18, 2019
Lot:
1240
Sold for:
$185$150

Gilt and Hand-painted Belgian Slate Clock Garniture Set, retailed by James H. Hart, Brooklyn, New York, 6-in. dia. pressed brass bezel enclosing the roman numeral dial marked as above, with incised More ...

Art Deco Platinum Gem-set Dress Clip

Art Deco Platinum Gem-set Dress Clip

Auction:
3288B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 17, 2019
Lot:
49
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Art Deco Platinum Gem-set Dress Clip, set with fancy-cut emeralds and rubies, and old European-, old mine-, and rose-cut diamonds, millegrain accents, lg. 1 3/8 in., French import stamp. More ...

Art Deco Platinum and Diamond Bar Brooch

Art Deco Platinum and Diamond Bar Brooch

Auction:
3288B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 17, 2019
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Art Deco Platinum and Diamond Bar Brooch, France, centering a transitional-cut diamond weighing approx. 0.50 cts., and single-cut diamonds, with French-cut synthetic sapphire border, and millegrain More ...

Georges Barbier (French, 1882-1932)    Art, Goût, Beauté

Georges Barbier (French, 1882-1932) Art, Goût, Beauté

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1002
Sold for:
$221$180

Georges Barbier (French, 1882-1932) Art, Goût, Beauté. Signed and dated "G BARBIER 1922" u.r., titled "ART/GOUTE [sic], BEAUTE" within the composition l.l. Gouache, watercolor, and ink on More ...

French Leune Art Glass Vase

French Leune Art Glass Vase

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1111
Sold for:
$123$100

French Leune Art Glass Vase, ht. 20 in. More ...

Carved Wood Dressing Table

Carved Wood Dressing Table

Auction:
3286T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 11, 2019
Lot:
1140
Sold for:
$400$325

Carved Wood Dressing Table, China, 20th century, rectangular chair shape, openwork designs to the back and sides, with relief floral decoration, the base with four drawers in three tiers, ht. 27 3/4 More ...

Art Deco Platinum, Synthetic Sapphire, and Diamond Bracelet

Art Deco Platinum, Synthetic Sapphire, and Diamond Bracelet

Auction:
3284T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 10, 2019
Lot:
1091
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Art Deco Platinum, Synthetic Sapphire, and Diamond Bracelet, set with old European- and full-cut diamonds, approx. total wt. 4.75 cts., and French-cut sapphires, engraved and millegrain accents, lg. More ...

Art Deco Platinum, Synthetic Sapphire, and Diamond Bracelet

Art Deco Platinum, Synthetic Sapphire, and Diamond Bracelet

Auction:
3284T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 10, 2019
Lot:
1092
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Art Deco Platinum, Synthetic Sapphire, and Diamond Bracelet, with French-cut synthetic sapphires, and full-cut diamonds, approx. total wt. 1.00 cts., engraved and millegrain accents, 10.0 dwt, lg. 7 More ...

Marie-Paule Deville-Chabrolle (French, b. 1952) Eurydice   for Daum France

Marie-Paule Deville-Chabrolle (French, b. 1952) Eurydice for Daum France

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1078
Sold for:
$615$500

Marie-Paule Deville-Chabrolle (French, b. 1952) Eurydice for Daum France, France, late 20th century, frosted green pate de verre art glass sculpture of a kneeling nude woman with turbaned hair, More ...

Raymond Loewy (French/American, 1893-1986)      S-1 Locomotive

Raymond Loewy (French/American, 1893-1986) S-1 Locomotive

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1137
Unsold
 

Raymond Loewy (French/American, 1893-1986) S-1 Locomotive, 1978, edition of 300, published by Circle Fine Art, printed by The American Atelier, New York. Initialed "RL" in pencil l.r., numbered More ...

After Mathurin Moreau (French, 1822-1912)    Nymph by a Water Fountain

After Mathurin Moreau (French, 1822-1912) Nymph by a Water Fountain

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1332
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

After Mathurin Moreau (French, 1822-1912) Nymph by a Water Fountain, 20th century, bronze and patinated metal, signed in the bronze, column with birds and ivy vines, water flows into seated More ...

French/American School, Early 19th Century      Miniature Portrait of General George Washington

French/American School, Early 19th Century Miniature Portrait of General George Washington

Auction:
3278M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 12, 2019
Lot:
672
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

French/American School, Early 19th Century Miniature Portrait of General George Washington Spurious signature along the left edge. Watercolor and gouache on paper, 2 5/8 x 2 1/8 in., in a More ...

E.F. Caldwell & Co. Presentation Bowl

E.F. Caldwell & Co. Presentation Bowl

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
87
Sold for:
$800$650

E.F. Caldwell & Co. Presentation Bowl, New York, c. 1919, inscribed "A gift to Arno Camerer in appreciation for his service with the National Commission of Fine Arts from its creation in May 1910 More ...

Italian School, 17th Century      St. Francis Holding a Skull

Italian School, 17th Century St. Francis Holding a Skull

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
148
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Italian School, 17th Century St. Francis Holding a Skull Inscribed "Q78" l.l., with a collector's red wax seal monogrammed "M.G" on the back of the frame. Oil on canvas, 25 1/2 x 19 1/2 in. More ...

Japonisme Gilt- and Silvered-bronze Figural Gueridon

Japonisme Gilt- and Silvered-bronze Figural Gueridon

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
302
Sold for:
$23,370$19,000

Japonisme Gilt- and Silvered-bronze Figural Gueridon, France, c. 1860, possibly designed by Eugene Cornu and executed by G. Viot & Cie., Paris, onyx top with cast rim set on flower entwined More ...

Antoine-Louis Barye (French, 1795-1875)    Bronze Figure Lion qui Marche

Antoine-Louis Barye (French, 1795-1875) Bronze Figure Lion qui Marche

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
303
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Antoine-Louis Barye (French, 1795-1875) Bronze Figure Lion qui Marche, dark green/black patina, inscribed signature and "F. Barbedienne Fondeur," ht. 9, lg. 15 1/4 in. More ...

Antoine Louis Barye (French, 1795-1875)    Elephant du Senegal

Antoine Louis Barye (French, 1795-1875) Elephant du Senegal

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
304
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Antoine Louis Barye (French, 1795-1875) Elephant du Senegal, bronze with dark brown patina, inscribed signature and impressed "F. Barbedienne Fondeur," ht. 5 1/4, lg. 8 in. More ...

Bronze Model of a Leopard

Bronze Model of a Leopard

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
305
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Bronze Model of a Leopard, French, 20th century, after a similar model by Rembrandt Bugatti, dark brown patina, illegible inscribed signature, stamped foundry mark, lg. to 19, ht. 12 1/4 in. More ...