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Jim Shaw (American, b. 1952)      Narcissus

Jim Shaw (American, b. 1952) Narcissus

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
403
Unsold
 

Jim Shaw (American, b. 1952) Narcissus, from the series My Mirage Unsigned. Plastic on mirror, 17 x 14 in. (43.2 x 35.5 cm), framed. Condition: Surface grime. Provenance: Acquired More ...

Victorian Oak Three-bottle Tantalus

Victorian Oak Three-bottle Tantalus

Auction:
3237T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
1387
Sold for:
$221$180

Victorian Oak Three-bottle Tantalus, marked "Betjemann," ht. 13, wd. 16 1/4, dp. 6 1/4 in. More ...

Porphyry Vase and Cover

Porphyry Vase and Cover

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
6
Sold for:
$308$250

Porphyry Vase and Cover, England, 18th century, creamware Bacchus head and horn handles, fruiting grapevine swags and foliate foot, mounted atop a square black basalt base, unmarked, ht. 10 1/4 More ...

Black Basalt Plaque

Black Basalt Plaque

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
27
Unsold
 

Black Basalt Plaque, England, 19th century, molded with figure of a centaur piping to a dancing baby centaur picking fruit from a tree, inscribed below "Cheiron 1782," lg. 11 5/8 in. The property More ...

Pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt Plaques

Pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt Plaques

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$923$750

Pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt Plaques, England, 19th century, oval shapes with applied figures depicting Hercules and the Erymanthian Boar and Hercules Strangling the Nemean Lion, impressed marks, 5 More ...

Wedgwood Black Basalt Wine Ewer

Wedgwood Black Basalt Wine Ewer

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
57
Sold for:
$800$650

Wedgwood Black Basalt Wine Ewer, England, 19th century, a figure of Bacchus seated atop the shoulder and modeled holding the horns of a ram's head below the spout, fruiting grapevine festoons to More ...

Three Small Black Basalt Busts

Three Small Black Basalt Busts

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
63
Sold for:
$277$225

Three Small Black Basalt Busts, England, 19th century, a marked Wedgwood of Bacchus with silvered base, ht. 3 1/2; and an unmarked pair: Aristophanes and Ariadne, each on a raised and fluted plinth, More ...

Pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt Cupid and Psyche Figures

Pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt Cupid and Psyche Figures

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
75
Sold for:
$369$300

Pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt Cupid and Psyche Figures, England, 19th century, each modeled seated atop a rocky base set on a round foot with anthemion border, impressed titles and marks, ht. 8 More ...

Pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt Cupid and Psyche Figures

Pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt Cupid and Psyche Figures

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
86
Sold for:
$369$300

Pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt Cupid and Psyche Figures, England, late 19th century, each figure modeled seated on a rocky base, impressed mark, ht. 8 in. The property of Jeffrey Milkins. More ...

Wedgwood Rosso Antico Vase and Cover

Wedgwood Rosso Antico Vase and Cover

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
104
Sold for:
$677$550

Wedgwood Rosso Antico Vase and Cover, England, early 19th century, Bacchus head and horn handles, applied black basalt borders and classical figures in relief, impressed mark, ht. 14 1/2 in. The More ...

Wedgwood Lilac Jasper Dip Vase

Wedgwood Lilac Jasper Dip Vase

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
167
Sold for:
$523$425

Wedgwood Lilac Jasper Dip Vase, England, early 19th century, applied white relief with Bacchus head handles and classical medallions within laurel festoons, impressed mark, ht. 9 1/2 in. The More ...

Wedgwood Green Jasper Dip Vase on Pedestal Base

Wedgwood Green Jasper Dip Vase on Pedestal Base

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
172
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Wedgwood Green Jasper Dip Vase on Pedestal Base, England, 19th century, applied white relief with leopard handles above a classical frieze depicting Hercules in the Garden of Hesperides with an More ...

Wedgwood Bert Bentley Tricolor Jasper Plaque

Wedgwood Bert Bentley Tricolor Jasper Plaque

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
184
Sold for:
$800$650

Wedgwood Bert Bentley Tricolor Jasper Plaque, England, c. 1921, oval shape with applied white depiction of Perseus and Andromeda within a black frame, impressed "BB592" and mark, lg. 7 in. The More ...

Pair of Wedgwood Peacock Glazed Barber Bottles and Covers

Pair of Wedgwood Peacock Glazed Barber Bottles and Covers

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
205
Sold for:
$492$400

Pair of Wedgwood Peacock Glazed Barber Bottles and Covers, England, early 19th century, gilded and molded Bacchus heads to shoulders supporting fruiting grapevine swags, impressed marks, ht. 10 More ...

Pair of Wedgwood Victoria Ware Vases and Covers

Pair of Wedgwood Victoria Ware Vases and Covers

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
212
Sold for:
$246$200

Pair of Wedgwood Victoria Ware Vases and Covers, England, c. 1875, gilded trim and molded Bacchus head handles, dark teal blue and rust colored bands decorated with white Dancing Hours and foliate More ...

Pair of English Majolica Cupid Figures

Pair of English Majolica Cupid Figures

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
289
Unsold
 

Pair of English Majolica Cupid Figures, c. 1870, polychrome enamel decorated and modeled as figures standing atop a dolphin, each holding a shell-shaped cornucopia, unmarked, ht. 7 in. More ...

Austrian .812 Silver Snuff Box

Austrian .812 Silver Snuff Box

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
347
Sold for:
$308$250

Austrian .812 Silver Snuff Box, Vienna, c. 1826, worn maker's mark, with figures from classical mythology, the lid featuring Rhea with the inscription "RHEA GOTTIN DER ERDE," lg. 3 1/2 in., approx. More ...

Royal Vienna Porcelain Deep Dish

Royal Vienna Porcelain Deep Dish

Auction:
3234B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 13, 2019
Lot:
626
Unsold
 

Royal Vienna Porcelain Deep Dish, Austria, late 19th century, after Angelica Kaufman, wide raised gold flowers to a wine red ground surrounding a central polychrome enameled depicting Abelard and More ...

Mycenaean Revival Bronze Medallion

Mycenaean Revival Bronze Medallion

Auction:
3200T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
2118
Sold for:
$123$100

Mycenaean Revival Bronze Medallion, obverse based on the Mask of Agamemnon, reverse may show Leda and the Swan. More ...

Seven Orange Hermes Boxes

Seven Orange Hermes Boxes

Auction:
3200T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
2464
Sold for:
$49$40

Seven Orange Hermes Boxes, (damage, imperfection to corners). More ...

Pair of Patinated and Dore Bronze Figural Candlesticks

Pair of Patinated and Dore Bronze Figural Candlesticks

Auction:
3195B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2019
Lot:
223
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Pair of Patinated and Dore Bronze Figural Candlesticks, France, 19th century, each three light with foliate decorated arms and base, the figures depicting Cupid and Psyche, ht. 26 1/2 in. More ...

After Marius Montagne (French, 1828-1879)    Bronze Figure of Hermes

After Marius Montagne (French, 1828-1879) Bronze Figure of Hermes

Auction:
3195B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2019
Lot:
251
Sold for:
$1,169$950

After Marius Montagne (French, 1828-1879) Bronze Figure of Hermes, modeled seated with legs crossed, a sword by his side, inscribed and dated "1867," ht. 17 in. More ...

French School, 18th Century      Feast of the Gods, A Design for a Fan

French School, 18th Century Feast of the Gods, A Design for a Fan

Auction:
3195B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2019
Lot:
497
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

French School, 18th Century Feast of the Gods, A Design for a Fan Unsigned, with a label from Ach Van Loo, Bruxelles, affixed to the reverse. Gouache and charcoal on paper mounted to panel, 11 More ...

Lalique Ganymede Crystal Champagne Cooler

Lalique Ganymede Crystal Champagne Cooler

Auction:
3192B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2018
Lot:
394
Sold for:
$923$750

Lalique Ganymede Crystal Champagne Cooler, France, model designed 1948, depicts nudes cavorting amongst ivy leaves, incised mark "Lalique France," Lalique sticker, original box, ht. 9, dia. 9 1/2 More ...

Brass-mounted Oak Tantalus

Brass-mounted Oak Tantalus

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1025
Sold for:
$277$225

Brass-mounted Oak Tantalus, late 19th century, with three glass decanters and faceted stoppers, (cracks to case), ht. 13, wd. 13, dp. 11 in. More ...

18kt Gold and Coin Earclips, David Webb

18kt Gold and Coin Earclips, David Webb

Auction:
3188B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Dec 04, 2018
Lot:
243
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

18kt Gold and Coin Earclips, David Webb, each centering a gilded silver Alexander the Great tetradrachm coin with Heracles wearing the skin of the Nemean lion on the obverse, Zeus on the reverse, in More ...

Antique Gold and Coral Bracelet

Antique Gold and Coral Bracelet

Auction:
3182T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Nov 27, 2018
Lot:
1174
Sold for:
$861$700

Antique Gold and Coral Bracelet, the hinged bangle with coral cameo depicting Medusa, Continental hallmarks, interior cir. 6 3/4 in. More ...

Hawthorne, Nathaniel (1804-1864) Autograph Manuscript Quote from The Chimaera, [from] Hawthornes A Wonder Book for Girls and Boys, Sig

Hawthorne, Nathaniel (1804-1864) Autograph Manuscript Quote from The Chimaera, [from] Hawthornes A Wonder Book for Girls and Boys, Sig

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
24
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Hawthorne, Nathaniel (1804-1864) Autograph Manuscript Quote from The Chimaera, [from] Hawthorne's A Wonder Book for Girls and Boys, Signed, Lenox, 2 October 1851. Single leaf of wove blue paper More ...

Almanacks, Two Examples: 1726 and 1733.

Almanacks, Two Examples: 1726 and 1733.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
59
Sold for:
$37$30

Almanacks, Two Examples: 1726 and 1733. Including: Saunders's Apollo Anglicanus: the English Apollo, London: by A. Wilde, 1726, octavo, disbound; Wing's Olympia Domata; or, an Almanack for the Year More ...

Five Wedgwood Black Basalt Items

Five Wedgwood Black Basalt Items

Auction:
3173M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2018
Lot:
148
Sold for:
$246$200

Five Wedgwood Black Basalt Items, 19th century, three floral-enameled: an urn, trivet, and a chamberstick; a figure of a sleeping boy, and a plaque of Hercules and the Erymanthian boar. More ...