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Paul Joseph Stankard Flower and Root Figures Paperweight

Paul Joseph Stankard Flower and Root Figures Paperweight

Auction:
3150B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 13, 2018
Lot:
419
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Paul Joseph Stankard Flower and Root Figures Paperweight, ovoid form with yellow flowers and leaves growing from a bulb, the human-like figures entangled in the roots, single cane with word "moist," More ...

Articulated Model of a Jaw

Articulated Model of a Jaw

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
391
Estimate:
$150 - $200

Articulated Model of a Jaw, J.F. Jelenko & Co., Manufacturers of Dental Golds, walnut profile of a human head with resin jaw and teeth, rear label reads as above, ht. 14 in. More ...

Bernard Buffet (French, 1928-1999)      New York IX

Bernard Buffet (French, 1928-1999) New York IX

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
50
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Bernard Buffet (French, 1928-1999) New York IX, from Album New York, 1964-65, edition of 150 plus proofs (Mourlot, 61). Signed "Bernard Buffet" in pencil l.r., numbered "15/150" in pencil l.l. More ...

Richard Diebenkorn (American, 1922-1993)      Untitled

Richard Diebenkorn (American, 1922-1993) Untitled

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
55
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Richard Diebenkorn (American, 1922-1993) Untitled, from the Harvey Gantt Portfolio, 1991, edition of 250, published by Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles (NGA/Gemini, 15.9). Initialed and dated "R D 90" More ...

Claes Oldenburg (American, b. 1929)      Butt for Gantt

Claes Oldenburg (American, b. 1929) Butt for Gantt

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
85
Unsold
 

Claes Oldenburg (American, b. 1929) Butt for Gantt, from the Harvey Gantt Portfolio, 1991, edition of 250 plus proofs, published by the artist and by Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles (Axsom & Platzker, More ...

Eduardo Paolozzi (Scottish, 1924-2005)      Human Fate and World Powers

Eduardo Paolozzi (Scottish, 1924-2005) Human Fate and World Powers

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
88
Sold for:
$677$550

Eduardo Paolozzi (Scottish, 1924-2005) Human Fate and World Powers, from Zero Energy Experimental Pile I, 1970, edition of 100, published by Petersburg Press, London. Numbered, signed, and dated More ...

Yousuf Karsh (Canadian, 1908-2002)      George Bernard Shaw

Yousuf Karsh (Canadian, 1908-2002) George Bernard Shaw

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
129
Unsold
 

Yousuf Karsh (Canadian, 1908-2002) George Bernard Shaw, 1943, printed later. Signed "Karsh" in black ink l.l. Gelatin silver print mounted to board, image/sheet size 19 3/4 x 15 7/8 in. (50.0 x More ...

Attributed to Ralph Albert Blakelock (American, 1847-1919)      Landscape at Dusk

Attributed to Ralph Albert Blakelock (American, 1847-1919) Landscape at Dusk

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
250
Unsold
 

Attributed to Ralph Albert Blakelock (American, 1847-1919) Landscape at Dusk Signed "R.A. Blakelock" in red l.r., identified with a Nebraska Blakelock Inventory label numbered "NBI-1625-III" More ...

Sydney Adamson (Scottish, act. 1892-1914)      A Gathering of Officers and Civilians at the Time of the Boxer Rebellion

Sydney Adamson (Scottish, act. 1892-1914) A Gathering of Officers and Civilians at the Time of the Boxer Rebellion

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
257
Sold for:
$861$700

Sydney Adamson (Scottish, act. 1892-1914) A Gathering of Officers and Civilians at the Time of the Boxer Rebellion Signed, inscribed, and dated "Sydney Adamson/Pekin- 1900" l.l. Ink wash and More ...

William T. Maud (British, 1865-1903), Lieutenant The Hon. de Montmorency and his Sergeant Major, Battle of Omdurman, September 2, 1898

William T. Maud (British, 1865-1903), Lieutenant The Hon. de Montmorency and his Sergeant Major, Battle of Omdurman, September 2, 1898

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
258
Sold for:
$1,107$900

William T. Maud (British, 1865-1903) Lieutenant The Hon. de Montmorency and his Sergeant Major, Battle of Omdurman, September 2, 1898 Signed "W.T. MAUD" l.r., titled and inscribed on the More ...

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904)      Evening Prayer

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) Evening Prayer

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
266
Sold for:
$423,000$350,000

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) Evening Prayer, or Prayer in the East Signed "J.L. GEROME" c.l. along the edge of the wall of the roof, identified on a presentation plaque and on an More ...

Harry Leslie Hoffman (American, 1874-1966)      November

Harry Leslie Hoffman (American, 1874-1966) November

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
276
Sold for:
$615$500

Harry Leslie Hoffman (American, 1874-1966) November Signed "Hoffman" l.c., titled, inscribed, and signed ".../H L Hoffman" on the reverse. Oil on pressed paperboard, 12 x 15 7/8 in. (30.3 x More ...

Donald Allen Mosher (American, 1945-2014)      Awaiting Gondolas, Venice

Donald Allen Mosher (American, 1945-2014) Awaiting Gondolas, Venice

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
283
Sold for:
$923$750

Donald Allen Mosher (American, 1945-2014) Awaiting Gondolas, Venice Signed "Donald Allen Mosher" l.l. Oil on canvas, 24 x 24 in. (61.0 x 61.0 cm), framed. Condition: Good. More ...

Takanori Oguiss (Japanese, 1901-1986)      Venezia, Chiesa San Simeon Piccolo

Takanori Oguiss (Japanese, 1901-1986) Venezia, Chiesa San Simeon Piccolo

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
285
Unsold
 

Takanori Oguiss (Japanese, 1901-1986) Venezia, Chiesa San Simeon Piccolo Signed "Oguiss" l.l., titled and dated "...1957" on the certificate of authenticity (see below). Oil on canvas, 16 x 13 More ...

Clark Hulings (American, 1922-2011)      Market-Skopje, Yugoslavia

Clark Hulings (American, 1922-2011) Market-Skopje, Yugoslavia

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
297
Unsold
 

Clark Hulings (American, 1922-2011) Market-Skopje, Yugoslavia Signed and dated "Hulings 1968" l.c., titled on a presentation plaque and on an inventory tag from Grand Central Art Galleries, More ...

Clark Hulings (American, 1922-2011)      Palmar #2 (Province of Valencia, Spain)

Clark Hulings (American, 1922-2011) Palmar #2 (Province of Valencia, Spain)

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
298
Unsold
 

Clark Hulings (American, 1922-2011) Palmar #2 (Province of Valencia, Spain) Signed "Hulings" l.l., titled on an inventory tag from Grand Central Art Galleries, Inc., New York, affixed to the More ...

Tomb Pottery Tray

Tomb Pottery Tray

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
14
Unsold
 

Tomb Pottery Tray, China, Han dynasty, rectangular, with four separately made cabriole legs with horse-hoof feet, red earthenware with deep green iridescence and mustard brown glaze, 16 1/2 x 11 More ...

Tang Jar, Ming Censer, and a Han Jar

Tang Jar, Ming Censer, and a Han Jar

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
17
Sold for:
$308$250

Tang Jar, Ming Censer, and a Han Jar, China, the Han jar with scrolling lions on the shoulder, the other standing on three hoof feet with an overall embossed turtle shell design, the Ming censer More ...

Jarlet

Jarlet

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
18
Sold for:
$431$350

Jarlet, China, Tang dynasty, tripod censer form, resting on three feet, with splashed blue glaze, dia. 2 1/2 in. More ...

Hellenistic Bronze Head of a Satyr

Hellenistic Bronze Head of a Satyr

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
23
Unsold
 

Hellenistic Bronze Head of a Satyr, possibly 2nd century BC, depicted with head slightly turned and gazing down to his left, hollow form with a lead core, mounted on a modern base, head ht. 1 1/2 More ...

Miniature Painting Depicting an Outdoor Scene

Miniature Painting Depicting an Outdoor Scene

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
29
Unsold
 

Miniature Painting Depicting an Outdoor Scene, India, late 19th/early 20th century, ink, opaque color, and gold, depicting men conversing in a garden, painted in an archaic 17th century style, a More ...

Painted Dowry Box

Painted Dowry Box

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
33
Sold for:
$62$50

Painted Dowry Box, India, 19th/20th century, rectangular, decorated with patterned bands of foliate scrolls and geometric lines, brass fittings with lock (missing key), with a covered inner More ...

Painting of Figures in a Garden

Painting of Figures in a Garden

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
52
Unsold
 

Painting of Figures in a Garden, in an archaic Persian style, color and gold on paper, some depicted playing music, dancing, drinking, and offering food, framed and glazed, sight size 14 x 18 in. More ...

Nishapur Buff Ware Bowl

Nishapur Buff Ware Bowl

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
60
Unsold
 

Nishapur Buff Ware Bowl, Persia, possibly 10th century, the rounded interior decorated with black, yellow, and green peacock decoration, dia. 4 7/8 in. More ...

Nishapur Buff Ware Bowl

Nishapur Buff Ware Bowl

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
61
Unsold
 

Nishapur Buff Ware Bowl, Persia, possibly 10th century, the interior with polychrome decoration of a man holding a cup, dia. 7 3/8 in. More ...

Guan-type Brush Washer

Guan-type Brush Washer

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
74
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Guan-type Brush Washer, China, squatted square, softly ribbed body, square opening on top, square bisque foot rim, with wood stand, ht. 1 3/8, wd. 3 1/8 in. More ...

Two White Slip-decorated Blue-ground Items

Two White Slip-decorated Blue-ground Items

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
96
Sold for:
$677$550

Two White Slip-decorated Blue-ground Items, China, possibly Ming dynasty, a rectangular covered box with two compartments, decorated with floral design, gilt details; and an alms bowl-shape tripod More ...

Crackle-glazed Narcissus Planter

Crackle-glazed Narcissus Planter

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
118
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Crackle-glazed Narcissus Planter, China, possibly 18th century, elongated quatrefoil form, resting on four ruyi-shape feet, two sets of crackles in dark gray and light brown, ht. 3, dia. 5 5/8 in. More ...

Simulated Bronze Ceramic Censer

Simulated Bronze Ceramic Censer

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
127
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Simulated Bronze Ceramic Censer, China, possibly 18th century, in the form of a squat tripod covered censer with lion mask handles, pierced-coin decorations on the cover, and molded lingzhi finial, More ...

Blue and White Garden Seat

Blue and White Garden Seat

Auction:
3134B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 14, 2018
Lot:
129
Unsold
 

Blue and White Garden Seat, China, 18th/19th century, barrel-shape with two applied openwork lion mask handles, decorated with lotus scroll bands to body and top with an openwork double-coin More ...