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Renaissance Revival Faux-ivory-inlaid Walnut Armoire

Renaissance Revival Faux-ivory-inlaid Walnut Armoire

Auction:
3296B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 12, 2019
Lot:
405
Sold for:
$523$425

Renaissance Revival Faux-ivory-inlaid Walnut Armoire, mid-19th century, molded cornice, frieze in floral inlays, two doors with inlaid cartouches depicting men and women in classical garb surrounded More ...

Heraldic Manuscript, Illuminated, England, Late 16th Century.

Heraldic Manuscript, Illuminated, England, Late 16th Century.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
123
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Heraldic Manuscript, Illuminated, England, Late 16th Century. Small folio manuscript on paper consisting of forty-two painted leaves, containing 133 hand-painted English coats of arms, the first More ...

Rainerius de Pisis (c. 1115/1117-1160) edited by Jacobus Florentinus (15th Century) Pantheologia, sive Summa Universae Theologiae.

Rainerius de Pisis (c. 1115/1117-1160) edited by Jacobus Florentinus (15th Century) Pantheologia, sive Summa Universae Theologiae.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
192
Sold for:
$18,450$15,000

Rainerius de Pisis (c. 1115/1117-1160) edited by Jacobus Florentinus (15th Century) Pantheologia, sive Summa Universae Theologiae. Nuremberg: Anton Koberger, 12 February 1477 [The colophon reads More ...

Pair of Walnut Savonarola Chairs

Pair of Walnut Savonarola Chairs

Auction:
3272B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 13, 2019
Lot:
240
Sold for:
$861$700

Pair of Walnut Savonarola Chairs, probably Italy, late 19th/early 20th century, shaped back carved with mask, leaves, and coats of arms, armrests carved with grotesques, slatted arm supports More ...

Cast Bronze Odd Fellows Door Peephole Cover

Cast Bronze Odd Fellows Door Peephole Cover

Auction:
3259T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2019
Lot:
1796
Sold for:
$74$60

Cast Bronze Odd Fellows Door Peephole Cover, America, late 19th/early 20th century, the plate with chain links and "I.O.O.F." with scrollwork decoration, the cover with "FLT" and grotesque mask More ...

Neoclassical Gold and Shell Cameo Suite

Neoclassical Gold and Shell Cameo Suite

Auction:
3256B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - May 21, 2019
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Neoclassical Gold and Shell Cameo Suite, early 19th century, the nine plaques depicting scenes after various artists including Venus, Mars, and Cupid in the Smithy of Vulcan, Love for Sale, Love More ...

Fine Renaissance Revival Gold Gem-set Pendant

Fine Renaissance Revival Gold Gem-set Pendant

Auction:
3256B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - May 21, 2019
Lot:
20
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Fine Renaissance Revival Gold Gem-set Pendant, 19th century, centering a full-relief hardstone carving of a classical goddess, with foil-back cabochon sapphire, and pearl drops, with grotesque and More ...

Hanging Scroll Depicting Peonies

Hanging Scroll Depicting Peonies

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
432
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Hanging Scroll Depicting Peonies, China, 19th century, with a grotesque rock, unsigned with two seals partially reading "Guang Song" and "Dong Ren," ink and color on silk, painting 51 3/4 x 19 1/4 More ...

Hungarian Parcel-gilt Silver Beaker

Hungarian Parcel-gilt Silver Beaker

Auction:
3195B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2019
Lot:
27
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Hungarian Parcel-gilt Silver Beaker, mid-17th century, maker's mark indistinct, chased rim with grotesque masks and fruit above a monogram dated "1646," ht. 5 3/4 in., approx. 4.1 troy oz. More ...

Hungarian Parcel-gilt Silver Beaker

Hungarian Parcel-gilt Silver Beaker

Auction:
3195B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2019
Lot:
33
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Hungarian Parcel-gilt Silver Beaker, Nagyszeben, mid-17th century, maker's mark "SF" probably for Simon Fleischer, maker, with an upper chased band of foliate scrolls and grotesque masks, ht. 5 7/8 More ...

Jacobean-style Carved Oak Cupboard

Jacobean-style Carved Oak Cupboard

Auction:
3195B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2019
Lot:
327
Sold for:
$861$700

Jacobean-style Carved Oak Cupboard, probably England, late 19th/early 20th century, molded cornice with grotesque masks and grapevines, back panel with medallion portraits of two helmeted men More ...

Art Deco 14kt Gold and Lapis Ring

Art Deco 14kt Gold and Lapis Ring

Auction:
3182T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Nov 27, 2018
Lot:
1503
Sold for:
$584$475

Art Deco 14kt Gold and Lapis Ring, with grotesque shoulders, size 8. Lots 1436- 1580 are from the collection of Edith Weber Antique Jewelry. Founded in 1960 by Edith Weber, the firm quickly More ...

Art Nouveau 14kt Gold and Diamond Grotesque Mask Cuff Links

Art Nouveau 14kt Gold and Diamond Grotesque Mask Cuff Links

Auction:
3182T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Nov 27, 2018
Lot:
1540
Sold for:
$369$300

Art Nouveau 14kt Gold and Diamond Grotesque Mask Cuff Links, 4.3 dwt. Lots 1436- 1580 are from the collection of Edith Weber Antique Jewelry. Founded in 1960 by Edith Weber, the firm quickly More ...

Victorian Sterling Silver Bowl

Victorian Sterling Silver Bowl

Auction:
3150B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2018
Lot:
20
Sold for:
$584$475

Victorian Sterling Silver Bowl, London, 1895-96, Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Co. (William Gibson & John Lawrence Langman), maker, chased throughout with grotesque masks, C-scrolls, and floral sprays More ...

Art Nouveau Gold and Diamond Ring

Art Nouveau Gold and Diamond Ring

Auction:
3144B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 25, 2018
Lot:
33
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Art Nouveau Gold and Diamond Ring, set with an old European-cut diamond weighing 1.08 cts., with grotesque mask-form shoulders and foliate motifs, size 8 3/4, hallmarks. Note: Accompanied by GIA More ...

Two Gold and Moonstone Rings

Two Gold and Moonstone Rings

Auction:
3136T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 17, 2018
Lot:
1453
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Two Gold and Moonstone Rings, an intaglio depicting Mercury, dia. 9.30, and a grotesque head, 9.50 x 7.80 mm, with rose-cut diamond accents, size 9, 7. The Collection of George and Jackie More ...

Carved and White-painted Urn and Brackets

Carved and White-painted Urn and Brackets

Auction:
3120T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 06, 2018
Lot:
1070
Sold for:
$369$300

Carved and White-painted Urn and Brackets, New England, early 19th century, the urn with grotesque mask medallions and swag and acanthus leaf decoration, with two carved foliate scroll brackets, ht. More ...

Starr & Marcus Sterling Silver Table Ornament

Starr & Marcus Sterling Silver Table Ornament

Auction:
3115B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2018
Lot:
124
Sold for:
$400$325

Starr & Marcus Sterling Silver Table Ornament, New York, c. 1870, the two-handled urn with applied gilded ivy extending from the faux bois handles and centering an applied monogram, on a base with More ...

Renaissance Revival 18kt Gold Gem-set Brooch

Renaissance Revival 18kt Gold Gem-set Brooch

Auction:
3106B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - May 15, 2018
Lot:
96
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Renaissance Revival 18kt Gold Gem-set Brooch, France, centering an emerald-cut emerald and cushion-cut rubies amongst scrolling foliage, cornucopia, and grotesque motifs, old European-cut diamond More ...

Grand Tour Micromosaic and Specimen Table with Eastlake-style Base

Grand Tour Micromosaic and Specimen Table with Eastlake-style Base

Auction:
3070B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2018
Lot:
327
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Grand Tour Micromosaic and Specimen Table with Eastlake-style Base, Italy, probably Rome, 19th century, round molded top inlaid with centralized tesserae scene of St. Peter's Basilica in Rome More ...

Two Staffordshire White Salt-glazed Stoneware Items

Two Staffordshire White Salt-glazed Stoneware Items

Auction:
3031B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2017
Lot:
226
Sold for:
$984$800

Two Staffordshire White Salt-glazed Stoneware Items, England, c. 1745, each with paneled sides press-molded with grotesque figures, birds, animals, and coats of arms, a covered teapot, ht. 5 1/2, More ...

Bronze Nine-light Candelabra Depicting the Three Graces

Bronze Nine-light Candelabra Depicting the Three Graces

Auction:
3031B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2017
Lot:
644
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Bronze Nine-light Candelabra Depicting the Three Graces, after Antoine Louis-Barye, late 19th/early 20th century, the urn finial suspended by three nude female figures standing over a centralized More ...

Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Coffeepot and Creamer

Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Coffeepot and Creamer

Auction:
3020B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jul 14, 2017
Lot:
958
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Tiffany & Co. Sterling Silver Coffeepot and Creamer, New York, 1854-70, monogrammed, each baluster form with a grotesque mask to upper joint between the handle and the body, coffeepot ht. 11 in., More ...

Art Deco Silver and Enamel Pendant, Etienne David,

Art Deco Silver and Enamel Pendant, Etienne David,

Auction:
3015B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 27, 2017
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Art Deco Silver and Enamel Pendant, Etienne David, France, c. 1930, designed as a grotesque face with green and red enamel turban, lg. 20 in., maker's mark. Note: Little is known about Etienne More ...

Art Deco Silver Pendant, Etienne David,

Art Deco Silver Pendant, Etienne David,

Auction:
3015B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 27, 2017
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$984$800

Art Deco Silver Pendant, Etienne David, France, c. 1930, the grotesque face suspended from a later Mexican chain, lg. 19 in., pendant with maker's mark. Note: Little is known about Etienne More ...

19kt Gold and Venetian Glass "Bomarzo" Pendant/Brooch, Elizabeth Locke

19kt Gold and Venetian Glass "Bomarzo" Pendant/Brooch, Elizabeth Locke

Auction:
3015B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 27, 2017
Lot:
288
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

19kt Gold and Venetian Glass "Bomarzo" Pendant/Brooch, Elizabeth Locke, the Maltese cross with Venetian glass grotesque figures on mother-of-pearl ground, citrine accents, lg. 2 3/4 in., signed. More ...

Book of Hours, Use of Rouen, Illuminated Latin Manuscript on Parchment.

Book of Hours, Use of Rouen, Illuminated Latin Manuscript on Parchment.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1162
Sold for:
$24,600$20,000

Book of Hours, Use of Rouen, Illuminated Latin Manuscript on Parchment. Rouen, c. 1490-1510. Quarto-format parchment manuscript featuring eight full-page miniatures with architectural borders; the More ...

Maori Figural Carved Wood Hand Club

Maori Figural Carved Wood Hand Club

Auction:
3005B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 05, 2017
Lot:
69
Unsold
 

Maori Figural Carved Wood Hand Club, "Wahaika," c. late 18th century, with recumbent tiki on the inside and grotesque mask at the butt, square pierced handle, dark patina, includes metal stand, lg. More ...

J.J. Elliott Monumental Carved Mahogany Quarter-chiming Hall Clock

J.J. Elliott Monumental Carved Mahogany Quarter-chiming Hall Clock

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
89
Sold for:
$86,100$70,000

J.J. Elliott Monumental Carved Mahogany Quarter-chiming Hall Clock, c. 1900, case attributed to R.J. Horner & Co., W. 23rd Street, New York, from the estate of Colonel Park Shaw of Carefree, More ...

J.F. Houdin Animated Conjuror Clock

J.F. Houdin Animated Conjuror Clock

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
291
Unsold
 

J.F. Houdin Animated Conjuror Clock, France, c. 1840, ormolu and patinated bronze case with scrolling foliage with birds at the corners, a scalloped frieze between the midsection and the base, More ...